Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back on television this Friday night (Sept. 22, 2017) with the UFC Fight Night 117 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FXX (not FOX Sports 1), which features a light heavyweight main event between Ovince Saint Preux and Yushin Okami, who are battling for a spot in the 205-pound title chase.
The action takes place inside Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.
In the UFC Fight Night 117 co-main event, strawweight bruiser Jessica Andrade collides with fellow division title contender Claudia Gadelha, while kickboxing legend Gokhan Saki makes his Octagon debut against Henrique da Silva.
But before they fight, they must weigh in (courtesy of MMA Junkie), and not everyone did their job:
UFC Fight Night 117 Main Event:
205 lbs.: Yushin Okami (203.5) vs. Ovince Saint Preux (206)
UFC Fight Night 117 Main Card On FXX:
115 lbs.: Jessica Andrade (116) vs. Claudia Gadelha (115)
155 lbs.: Takanori Gomi (156) vs. “Maestro” Dong Hyun Kim (156)
265 lbs.: Henrique da Silva (206) vs. Gokhan Saki (205)
145 lbs.: Rolando Dy (145) vs. Teruto Ishihara (145)
145 lbs.: Mizuto Hirota (150)* vs. Charles Rosa (145.5)
UFC Fight Night 117 Prelims On FXX:
170 lbs.: Alex Morono (170) vs. Keita Nakamura (170)
125 lbs.: Jussier Formiga (126) vs. Ulka Sasaki (125.5)
115 lbs.: Chan-Mi Jeon (116) vs. Syrui Kondo (116)
170 lbs.: Shinsho Anzai (171) vs. Luke Jumeau (170)
UFC Fight Night 117 Prelims On Fight Pass:
170 lbs.: Daichi Abe (171) vs. Hyun Gyu Lim (170.5)
* – Missed weight; fined 30 percent of purse, which goes to Rosa
There will be no ceremonial weigh in results later today.
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC Fight Night 117 fight card on fight night (click here), starting with the Fight Pass “Prelims” matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. ET, followed by the remaining undercard balance on FXX at 8 p.m. ET, before the main card start time at 10 p.m. ET, also on FXX.
For much more on UFC Fight Night 117 click here.