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UFC Fight Night 96 Weigh-Ins: Three Miss The Mark

Three fighters, including John Lineker, missed weight for UFC Fight Night 96 Friday.

Lineker, who takes on John Dodson in the main event, was a half-pound heavy for the bantamweight battle. He moved up from flyweight after having trouble making 125 pounds.

Alex Oliveira was five-plus pounds over for a co-main event fight vs. Will Brooks, while Hacran Dias also missed weight.

Complete weigh-in results can be found below:

MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1/11 p.m. ET)

John Lineker (136.5)* vs. John Dodson (135)

Will Brooks (156) vs. Alex Oliveira (161.5)**

Josh Burkman (170) vs. Zak Ottow (171)

Louis Smolka (126) vs. Brandon Moreno (126)

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 2/9 p.m. ET)

Joachim Christensen (205) vs. Luis Henrique da Silva (206)

Hacran Dias (148.5)*** vs. Andre Fili (146)

Shamil Abdurakhimov (256) vs. Walt Harris (254)

Keita Nakamura (170.5) vs. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos (171)

PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass/7:15 p.m. ET)

Nate Marquardt (186) vs. Tamdan McCrory (185)

Ion Cutelaba (206) vs. Jonathan Wilson (205)

Curtis Blaydes (265.5) vs. Cody East (261)

Kelly Faszholz (134.5) vs. Ketlen Vieira (136)

* Lineker missed was a half-pound over the bantamweight limit and forfeits 20-percent of his show money to Dodson.

** Oliveira was 5.5 pounds over the lightweight limit and forfeits 20-percent of his show money to Brooks.

*** Dias was 2.5 pounds over the featherweight limit and forfeits 20-percent of his show money to Fili.