The UFC’s debut on FOX-owned Fuel TV appears poised to go off without a hitch after all twenty competitors set for action at tomorrow night’s event came in on weight meaning the show will take place as scheduled. UFC on Fuel: Sanchez vs. Ellenberger prelims start at 6:00 PM EST on Facebook with main card collisions firing up at 8:00 PM EST on Fuel TV.
The show is headlined by bout between welterweight contenders Diego Sanchez and Jake Ellenberger who both came in at 170 pounds on the dot. Sanchez and Ellenberger are both in the midst of winning streaks, have finished the majority of the foes they’ve felled, and each only been stopped a single time despite fighting more than 25 times.
Heavyweights Stefan Struve and Dave Herman were not so similarly sized, as the 6’11” Struve came in at 256 pounds with “Pee Wee” Herman measuring up at 234 ticks.
Look below for a video of Ellenberger-Sanchez’s staredown as well as a list of weigh-in results:
Tim Means (155 lbs) vs. Bernardo Magalhaes (155 lbs)
Buddy Roberts (184 lbs) vs. Sean Loeffler (185 lbs)
Anton Kuivanen (156 lbs) vs. Justin Salas (155 lbs)
Jonathan Brookins (145 lbs) vs. Vagner Rocha (145 lbs)
Ivan Menjivar (135 lbs) vs. John Albert (135 lbs)
T.J. Dillashaw (136 lbs) vs. Walel Watson (135 lbs)
Aaron Simpson (186 lbs) vs. Ronny Markes (185 lbs)
Stipe Miocic (240 lbs) vs. Philip De Fries (241 lbs)
Stefan Struve (256 lbs) vs. Dave Herman (234 lbs)
Diego Sanchez (170 lbs) vs. Jake Ellenberger (170 lbs)
PHOTO CREDIT – UFC