UFC on FOX 5: Diaz makes weight on 3rd try

source: The Underground Blog

UFC on FOX 5 Weigh-in Results:

Benson Henderson (154.6) vs. Nate Diaz (155.6)***
Alexander Gustafsson (205.4) vs. Mauricio Rua (205)
Rory MacDonald (170.2) vs. BJ Penn (168.2)
Mike Swick (170) vs. Matt Brown (170.2)
Jeremy Stephens (155.8) vs. Yves Edwards (155)
Mike Easton (135) vs. Raphael Assuncao (136.4)**
Ramsey Nijem (155.4) vs. Joe Proctor (154.6)
Daron Cruickshank (155)  vs. Henry Martinez (158.8) *
Marcus Levesseur (155.4) vs. Abel Trujillo (155.4)
Dennis Siver (146) vs. Nam Phan (145.4)
Scott Jorgensen (135.2) vs. John Albert  (136)

***Diaz was given two hours to cut 0.6 pounds; he hit 155.2 on his second try, then made 155 on his third attempt.
**Assuncao was given two hours to cut 0.4 pounds and made weight on his second attempt.
*Martinez was given two hours to cut 2.8 pounds, but instead will forfeit 20 percent of his fight purse to Cruickshank. 

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lookoutawhale site profile image  

12/9/12 2:49 PM by lookoutawhale


Izzyxtwo site profile image  

12/8/12 1:20 PM by Izzyxtwo

It's a title fight so Diaz has to be exactly 155 or less and he was 155.6 so Dana was saying that he had to cut weight.

xsrg95 site profile image  

12/8/12 12:51 PM by xsrg95


ufcman187 site profile image  

12/8/12 12:42 PM by ufcman187

Doobies = munchies ! I hope Hendo punches the chip off Nate's shoulder and then continues to his face !

Filo_Beto site profile image  

12/8/12 8:03 AM by Filo_Beto

What the hell happened to bj's abs that they were showing a few weeks ago?

easedel site profile image  

12/8/12 2:45 AM by easedel

22 fighters. 8 of them were exactly at their weight or below. ( not counting those that were say 155.4 )

Reed Rothchild site profile image  

12/8/12 2:18 AM by Reed Rothchild

Saturday will be a bad day for BJ Penn fan boys

Indivia site profile image  

12/8/12 1:56 AM by Indivia


BshMstr site profile image  

12/7/12 11:34 PM by BshMstr

geez, Nate looks like a friggen' skeleton...

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12/7/12 9:52 PM by mexican's changed my sn

What was being said between Dana and the Diaz team? There for a minute, I thought that Bendo didn't make weight.