UFC 297 weigh-in results: Sean Strickland, Dricus du Plessis on weight for title fight, 2 others miss

Sean Strickland and Dricus du Plessis are location to be the first match for the UFC’s first pay-per-explore of 2024.

At Friday’s official morning weigh-ins for Saturday’s UFC 297 match at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Strickland turned into first to step to the scale, coming in at 184.75 pounds for his first defense of the middleweight title. Challenger Dricus du Plessis successfully weighed in at 184 pounds.

Within the co-fundamental match, Raquel Pennington (134.8) and Mayra Bueno Silva (135) also successfully made weight. They wrestle every other for a vacant bantamweight title.

While the first card weigh-ins went off without a hitch, the preliminary piece of the cardboard didn’t lunge as without problems.

Bantamweight Ramon Taveras missed weight at 139.75 pounds for his debut fight against Serhiy Sidey (135), and Malcolm Gordon missed weight for a 2nd straight time, coming in at 127.5 pounds for his flyweight bout against Jimmy Flick (126). Gordon also missed weight for his most up to the moment bout against Jake Hadley.

The bouts will proceed as scheduled with Taveras forfeiting 30 percent and Gordon forfeiting 20 percent of their purses to their respective opponents.

Ahead of the weigh-ins even began, UFC officials announced that Priscila Cachoeira had exertion lowering all of the system down to the flyweight restrict and her bout against Jasmine Jasudavicius turned into changed to a bantamweight bout. Every fighters proceeded to successfully weigh in for the matchup.

Look official UFC 297 weigh-in results below.

Critical Card (ESPN+ PPV, 10 p.m. ET)

Sean Strickland (184.75) vs. Dricus du Plessis (184)

Raquel Pennington (134.8) vs. Mayra Bueno Silva (135)

Neil Magny (170.75) vs. Mike Malott (170.5)

Chris Curtis (185.25) vs. Marc-Andre Barriault (184.5)

Arnold Allen (145.5) vs. Movsar Evloev (145.75)

Preliminary Card (ESPNN/ESPN+, 8 p.m. ET)

Brad Katona vs. Garrett Armfield (135.25)

Charles Jourdain (145.5) vs. Sean Woodson (145.5)

Serhiy Sidey (135) vs. Ramon Taveras (139.75)*

Gillian Robertson (115.75) vs. Polyana Viana (115.75)

Early Prelims (ESPN+, 6: 30 p.m. ET)

Yohan Lainesse (170.75) vs. Sam Patterson (169.5)

Jasmine Jasudavicius (133.0) vs. Priscila Cachoeira (133.5)

Malcolm Gordon (127.5)vs. Jimmy Flick (126)

*Taveras missed the bantamweight restrict. His bout with Serhiy Sidey proceeds as a catchweight with Taveras forfeiting 30 percent of his purse as penalty

Gordon missed the flyweight restrict. His bout with Jimmy Flick proceeds as a catchweight with Gordon forfeiting 20 percent of his purse as penalty

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