UFC 259 Weigh-In Staredowns

UFC 259 weigh-in staredowns
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - MARCH 05: (L-R) Opponents Joseph Benavidez and Askar Askaarov of Russia face off during the UFC 259 weigh-in at UFC APEX on March 05, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)

The biggest fight card of the year is upon us and we’ve got the UFC 259 weigh-in staredowns for your viewing pleasure.

UFC 259 weigh-in staredowns

There are three title fights at UFC 259.

The main event features the light heavyweight title on the line, as champion Jan Blachowicz takes on middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. In the evening’s co-main event, Amanda Nunes puts her featherweight championship up for grabs against Megan Anderson. And finally, Aljamain Sterling will look to capture the bantamweight gold against champion Petr Yan.

Check out full UFC 259 weigh-in results below.

MAIN CARD (ESPN+ PPV at 10 p.m. ET)

Jan Blachowicz (205) vs. Israel Adesanya (200.5)

Amanda Nunes (145) vs. Megan Anderson (144.5)

Petr Yan (135) vs. Aljamain Sterling (134.5)

Islam Makhachev (156) vs. Drew Dober (156)

Thiago Santos (206) vs. Aleksandar Rakic (206)

PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN/ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET)

Dominick Cruz (136) vs. Casey Kenney (136)

Song Yadong (135.5) vs. Kyler Phillips (136)

Joseph Benavidez (125.5) vs. Askar Askarov (127)*

Kai Kara-France (125.5) vs. Rogerio Bontorin (126)

PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN+ at 5:15 p.m. ET)

Tim Elliott (125.5) vs. Jordan Espinosa (126)

Carlos Ulberg (205) vs. Kennedy Nzechukwu (205.5)

Sean Brady (170.5) vs. Jake Matthews (169.5)

Livinha Souza (116) vs. Amanda Lemos (116)

Uros Medic (156) vs. Aalon Cruz (155)

Trevin Jones (134.5) vs. Mario Bautista (135.5)

*Askarov missed weight. The bout with Joseph Benavidez will take place at a 127-pound catchweight, and Askarov will forfeit 20 percent of his purse to Benavidez

Those were the UFC 259 weigh-in staredowns.

How To Watch UFC 259

START TIME (United States)

  • MAIN CARD – 7 p.m. PT/10 p.m. ET start on ESPN+ (in English and Spanish)
  • PRELIMINARY CARD – 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET start on ESPN+ (also in both languages)

START TIME (Canada)

  • MAIN CARD – 7 p.m. PT/10 p.m. ET start on TSN
  • PRELIMINARY CARD – 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET start on UFC Fight Pass

Where to Watch UFC 259

You can catch all the action on the aforementioned ESPN+ on Amazon Fire, Apple, Android, Chromecast, PS4/PS5, Roku and Xbox One, as well as a number of smart TVs.

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