It’s been a year since UFC middleweight champ Anderson Silva defended his title and, depending on whom you ask, tomorrow night could mark the final time. The iconic 185er is set to face Chris Weidman in a bout many are picking to be Silva’s first stumble inside the Octagon due to the unbeaten contender’s skill-set being tailor-made for “The Spider”.
While the outcome of their effort remains to be seen, things are official after Silva and Weidman took to the stage in Las Vegas to weigh-in for UFC 162. Both fighters hit their required marks as expected, as did the rest of the competitors slated to take to the cage.
A complete list of weights can be found below:
Mike Pierce (171 lbs) vs. David Mitchell (171 lbs)
Seth Baczynski (170 lbs) vs. Brian Melancon (170 lbs)
Edson Barboza (155 lbs) vs. Rafaello Oliveira (155 lbs)
Gabriel Gonzaga (262 lbs) vs. Dave Herman (242 lbs)
Norman Parke (156 lbs)vs. Kazuki Tokudome (155 lbs)
Andrew Craig (186 lbs) vs. Chris Leben (186 lbs)
Cub Swanson (144 lbs) vs. Dennis Siver (145 lbs)
Mark Munoz (185 lbs) vs. Tim Boetsch (186 lbs)
Roger Gracie (186 lbs) vs. Tim Kennedy (186 lbs)
Frankie Edgar (146 lbs) vs. Charles Oliveira (144 lbs)
Anderson Silva (184 lbs) vs. Chris Weidman (185 lbs)