UFC Fight Island 8 Chiesa vs. Magny: Weigh-in Results & Highlights
The UFC's second card of 2021 is going down on Wednesay, and all of the fighters have weighed-in ahead of the Fight Island event.
The UFC’s latest Fight Island card is proceeding with all of its bouts intact, following the weigh-ins today in Abu Dhabi.
Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny hit their marks
Welterweight contenders Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny are going to battle in the headliner of UFC Fight Island 8, and both men hit their marks.
Chiesa weighed in at 170.5 pounds for the fight and Magny was 171.
Magny (24-7) is coming off a decision win over former champ Robbie Lawler in August and has won three straight.
Chiesa (17-4) hasn’t competed since last January when he defeated Rafael dos Anjos by decision. The former lightweight has also won three in a row.
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UFC Fight Island 8 weigh-in results
Here are the complete weigh-in results for Wednesday’s card, which will take place on Yas Island (results via MMA Junkie).
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Main Card (ESPN, ESPN+, 12 p.m. ET)
Michael Chiesa (170.5) vs. Neil Magny (171)
Warlley Alves (171) vs. Mounir Lazzez (171)
Vinicius Moreira (206) vs. Ike Villanueva (206)
Viviane Araujo (126) vs. Roxanne Modafferi (126)
Tyson Nam (126) vs. Matt Schnell (126)
Lerone Murphy (146) vs. Douglas Silva de Andrade (145)
Preliminary Card (ESPN, ESPN+, 9 a.m. ET)
Omari Akhmedov (186) vs. Tom Breese (186)
Gaetano Pirrello (136) vs. Ricky Simon (136)
Zarrukh Adashev (126) vs. Su Mudaerji (126)
Dalcha Lungiambula (186) vs. Markus Perez (186)
Francisco Figueredo (126) vs. Jerome Rivera (126)
Mike Davis (154.5) vs. Mason Jones (156)
Sergey Morozov (135) vs. Umar Nurmagomedov (136)
Manon Fiorot (126) vs. Victoria Leonardo (125.5)