UFC 139: Shogun vs. Henderson goes down tomorrow night from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California and will feature a five-round, non-title main event between Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Dan Henderson.
Today, all fighters competing on the card tipped the scales for the fight’s official weigh-ins and all made weight for their respective bouts with the exception of Shamar Bailey and Nick Pace.
Don’t forget to check back tomorrow for FightLine’s live, ongoing coverage of the event, beginning with the preliminary card.
Preliminary Card (Facebook)
-Lightweight: Shamar Bailey (158)* vs. Danny Castillo (155)
-Welterweight: Matt Brown (171) vs. Seth Baczynski (171)
-Bantamweight: Miguel Torres (137) vs. Nick Pace (141)**
-Lightweight: Gleison Tibau (155) vs. Rafael dos Anjos (155.5)
-Middleweight: Tom Lawlor (185) vs. Chris Weidman (185.5)
Preliminary Card (SpikeTV)
-Bantamweight: Michael McDonald (136) vs. Alex Soto (135)
-Light Heavyweight: Ryan Bader (205) vs. Jason Brilz (204)
-Light Heavyweight: Stephan Bonnar (205) vs. Kyle Kingsbury (205)
-Welterweight: Martin Kampmann (170.5) vs. Rick Story (170.5)
-Bantamweight: Urijah Faber (136) vs. Brian Bowles (136)
-Middleweight: Wanderlei Silva (185) vs. Cung Le (185)
-Light Heavyweight: Maurício Rua (205) vs. Dan Henderson (203)
*Bailey will have extra time to make the weight, though Joe Rogan mentioned that the scales backstage are inconsistent with the official scales.
**Pace agreed before hitting the scale to sacrifice twenty percent of his purse to Torres for not being able to make weight.