UFC Fight Island 5 Weigh-in Results: Moraes & Sandhagen Hit Their Marks
The fighters have hit the scales in advance of UFC Fight Island 5 tomorrow, and all of the bouts are a go.
The weigh-ins for UFC Fight Island 5 are in the books, and everyone has hit their marks, including headliners Marlon Moraes and Cory Sandhagen.
Moraes vs. Sandhagen
Tomorrow’s headliner is an intriguing bantamweight fight between the top contenders Moraes and Sandhagen.
Moraes (23-6-1) is looking to take another step back towards a title shot, as the former WSOF champ is coming off a split decision win over Jose Aldo last December. Prior to that, the Brazilian was stopped by Henry Cejudo in June, 2019, which was for the vacant bantamweight title at the time.
Sandhagen (12-2) is hoping to return to the win column, as he had his seven fight winning streak quickly snapped by Aljamain Sterling in June.
As Saturday’s card arrives, Moraes is ranked #1 in the UFC’s bantamweight division and Sandhagen is #4.
Both fighters came in at 136 pounds for the headliner.
UFC Fight Island 5 weigh-in results
Here are the complete weigh-in results for Saturday’s UFC Fight Island 5, which is going down on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi (results via UFC.com).
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Main Event: Marlon Moraes (136) vs Cory Sandhagen (136)
Co-Main Event: Edson Barboza (145.5) vs Makwan Amirkhani (146)
Ben Rothwell (265) vs Marcin Tybura (263)
Markus Perez (186) vs Dricus Du Plessis (186)
Tom Aspinall (252) vs Alan Baudot (254)
Youssef Zalal (146) vs Ilia Topuria (146)
Tom Breese (186) vs KB Bhullar (186)
Chris Daukaus (227) vs Rodrigo Nascimento (265)
Impa Kasanganay (185.5) vs Joaquin Buckley (185.5)
Ali AlQaisi (136) vs Tony Kelley (136)
Giga Chikadze (146) vs Omar Morales (145.5)
Tracy Cortez (136) vs Stephanie Egger (135.5)
Bruno Silva (125.5) vs Tagir Ulanbekov (126)