Brazil is a country known for its beautiful beaches and tropic climate. However, things in the South American nation got more heated than normal this afternoon when UFC middleweights Michael Bisping and Vitor Belfort stepped on the scale to weigh-in for their tilt tomorrow night at UFC on FX 7. The two had to be separated at a staredown yesterday and, once again, Belfort-Bisping exchanged words while facing off. However, things never got physical this time around.
Both men hit their required marks, making their main event match-up official for the show. Bisping is fighting for a title-shot in the bout while Belfort is simply out to prove he’s still one of the best in front of his countrymen.
A complete list of weigh-in results can be found below:
CJ Keith (157 lbs)* vs. Francisco Massaranduba (154.5 lbs)
Wagner Prado (206 lbs) vs. Ildemar Alcantara (201 lbs)
Pedro Nobre (136 lbs) vs. Yuri Alcantara (135 lbs)
Edson Barboza (154 lbs) vs. Lucas Martins (154 lbs)
Nik Lentz (145 lbs) vs. Diego Nunes (145 lbs)
Andrew Craig (185 lbs) vs. Ronny Markes (186 lbs)
Godofredo Pepey (145 lbs) vs. Milton Vieira (146 lbs)
Khabib Nurmagomedov (155 lbs) vs. Thiago Tavares (155 lbs)
Ben Rothwell (258 lbs) vs. Gabriel Gonzaga (255 lbs)
CB Dollaway (186 lbs) vs. Daniel Sarafian (185 lbs)
Vitor Belfort (185 lbs) vs. Michael Bisping (186 lbs)
* – Must lose final pound in two ours or will suffer fine
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