UFC Fight Night: Matt Brown misses weight, but avoids penalty after Comission blocks second cut

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The official weigh in for the UFC Fight Night: Lawler vs. Brown took place this Friday, in San Jose California.

Two out of all competitors didn’t make weight.

0_HayabusaGi_StampSiteStrawweight Juliana Lima was one pound over the 116lb mark and co-headliner Matt Brown was 1,5lb over the 171lb limit.

Both fighters were willing to go under a second cut in the hour they had available but the California Athletic Comission wouldn’t allow them to do it.

With that, Lima and Brown will not loose 20% of their purse and will still be eligible for bonuses of the evening after tomorow evening’s event.

UFC Fight Night: Lawler vs. Brown takes place this Saturday, in San Jose.

Here are the compete results of the official weigh in:

Main card:

170 lbs.: Robbie Lawler (171) vs. Matt Brown (172.5)

205 lbs.: Anthony Johnson (204.5) vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (205.5)

145 lbs.: Clay Guida (145) vs. Dennis Bermudez (146)

155 lbs.: Josh Thomson (155) vs. Bobby Green (155.5)

Preliminary card:

155 lbs.: Daron Cruickshank (155.5) vs. Jorge Masvidal (155.5)

170 lbs.: Hermani Perpetuo (171) vs. Tim Means (170.5)

205 lbs.: Kyle Kingsbury (204.5) vs. Patrick Cummins (206)

145 lbs.: Mike de la Torre (146) vs. Brian Ortega (145.5)

155 lbs.: Akbarh Arreola (155.5) vs. Tiago dos Santos (155)

145 lbs.: Steven Siler (146) vs. Noad Lahat (145)

170 lbs.: Andreas Stahl (171) vs. Gilbert Burns (170)

115 lbs.: Juliana Lima (117)  vs. Joanna Jędrzejczyk (115)


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