UFC 203: Official Weigh-in


THE UFC OCTAGON ARRIVES FOR THE TIME WITH AN UNFORGETTABLE FIGHT CARD. TWO LIGHTWEIGHTS PUT IT ON THE LINE AS POINTIER AND JOHNSON FACE OFF. AND PLUS, A SIGNATURE WIN. CATCH ALL THE ACTION OF UFC FIGHT NIGHT. >>ALL NEW WEDNESDAY — >>HE GOES HARD. HITS HARD. >>THE ULTIMATE FIGHTERS KNOW HIS HISTORY. >>LIKE A MAC TRUCK. >>THEY CALL HIM THE ANGEL OF DEATH. >>THE EYES LOOK THROUGH YOUR SOUL. >>AND WHAT DID I GET MYSELF INTO?>>THE ANGEL’S NEXT VICTIM.>>AN ALL NEW “ULTIMATE FIGHTER” WEDNESDAY AT 10:00, FS 1.>>>THE DEBUT OF CM PUNK, UFC 203 STARTS RIGHT HERE. JESSICA EYE TAKES ON BETHE CORREIA. >>BIG LEFT HAND!>>A NEW SUBMISSION. >>203 PRELIMS, SATURDAY AT 7:00 P.M. EASTERN ON FS 1.>>>TOMORROW — THE HEAVYWEIGHTS ARE COMING. MIOCIC DEFENDS HIS TITLE AGAINST MMA LEGEND ALISTAIR OVEREEM AND WERDUM RETURNS TO TAKE ON TRAVIS “HAPA” BROWNE. PLUS, PRO WRESTLING SUPERSTAR, CM PUNK. UFC 203, THIS IS BIG.>>>UFC FANS FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME, THE OCTAGON IS IN CLEVELAND, OHIO. AS WE WELCOME YOU TO THE WEIGH-INS FOR UFC 203. MIOCIC VERSUS OVEREEM. TOMORROW NIGHT, 10/7, ONLY ON PAY-PER-VIEW. CLEVELAND’S NATIVE SON STIPE MIOCIC DEFENDS HIS BELT HERE AT HOME AGAINST THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER TO HOLD THE TITLE IN CAGE ONE AND MIXED MARTIAL ARTS. FORMER DREAM HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION ALISTAIR OVEREEM. 57th PROFESSIONAL FIGHT HE’LL GET HIS SHOT AT UFC GOLD. ALSO TOMORROW NIGHT ON PAY-PER-VIEW, IT’S A HEAVYWEIGHT REMATCH. FABRIZIO WERDUM FIGHTS TRAVIS BROWNE. WE’D LIKE TO THANK OUR UFC SPONSORS. BUD LIGHT. TROPC GLTGE MOBILE NETWO FRKOR JUS $30D R TODAY AND LEN TOISE KENE O OFOU YR VOFARITE FHTER WIT RLEY-DAVIDSON RIDG ACEMY. VE YRGEND. W TO GET THE WEIGH-IN FOR UFC 203 UNDER WAY, HERE IS JOE ROGAN.>>WELCOME, CLEVELAND, WELCOME TO THE WEIGH-INS! BRITTANY AND VANESSA, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN! PUT IT UP FOR OHIO’S BIG COMMISSION. DANA WHITE, WITHOUT HIM NONE OF THIS WOULD BE POSSIBLE. AND ALL RIGHT, WE HAVE A BANGING CARD FOR YOU. WE’LL KICK IT OFF IN THE LIGHTWEIGHT DIVISION. ♪ OFFICIAL WEIGHT FOR MR. GONZALEZ IS 156. AND HIS OPPONENT, DREW PALMER. OFFICIAL WEIGHT FOR MR. DEPOBE, OFFICIAL WEIGHT FOR MR. DAUBER 155. FIRST FIGHT OF THE NIGHT, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, LIVE ON UFC FIGHT CLASS. DAUBER AND GONZALEZ. NEXT UP IS THE FEATURE BOUT ON UFC FIGHT PASS PRELIMS. IN THE WELTERWEIGHT DIVISION — OFFICIAL WEIGHT FOR MR. SPENCER IS 170. OFFICIAL WEIGHT FOR MR. SPENCER IS 170. HIS OPPONENT, 171. SEAN SPENCER AND YANCEY, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN. NEXT WE MOVE TO THE PRELIMS ON FS 1. WE KICK THINGS OFF IN THE LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION. CB DOLLAWAY VERSUS FRANCIMAR BARROSO. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 205.5 FOR MR. BARROSO. AND HIS OPPONENT, THE DOBERMAN, CB DOLLAWAY. OFFICIAL WEIGHT — 205 FOR MR. DOLLAWAY. CB DOLLAWAY AND FRANCIMAR BARROSO, KICKING THINGS OFF ON FS 1! THE NEXT FIGHT TAKES PLACE IN THE LIGHTWEIGHT DIVISION. NIK LENTZ VERSUS MICHAEL McBRIDE. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 158 FOR MELBOURNE. HE MISSES WEIGHT BY TWO POUNDS. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 158, HE MISSED HIS WEIGHT BY TWO POUNDS. AND HIS OPPONENT, NIK “”THE CARNY” LENTZ — OFFICIAL WEIGHT 156 FOR MR. LENTZ.” NIK LENTZ AND MICHAEL McBRIDE, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN. THE NEXT FIGHT TAKES PLACE IN THE MIDDLEWEIGHT DIVISION. BRAD TAVARES VERSUS CAIO MAGALHAES. OFFICIAL WEIGHT 185 .5 OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 185.5 FOR MR. MAGA MAGALHAES. AND HIS OPPONENT, BRAD TAVARES. OFFICIAL WEIGHT — 186 FOR MR. TAVARES. CAIO MAGALHAES AND BRAD TAVARES, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN. THE NEXT FIGHT TAKES PLACE IN THE WOMEN’S BANTAMWEIGHT DIVISION. JESSICA “EVIL” EYE VERSUS BETHE CORREIA. OFFICIAL WEIGHT IS 135 FOR MS. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 135 FOR MS. CORREIA. AND HER OPPONENT, JESSICA “EVIL” EYE. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 135 FOR JESSICA. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 135 FOR JESSICA. JESSICA EYE AND BETHE CORREIA. NEXT WE MOVE TO THE MAIN CARD, LIVE ON PAY-PER-VIEW. WE KICK THINGS OFF IN THE WOMEN’S STRAWWEIGHT DIVISION. JESSICA ANDRADE VERSUS JOANNE CALDERWOOD. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 116 FOR MS. CALDERWOOD. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 116 FOR MS. CALDERWOOD. AND HER OPPONENT, JESSICA ANDRADE. OFFICIAL OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 115.5. JOANNE CALDERWOOD AND JESSICA ANDRADE, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN. THE NEXT TAKES PLACE IN THE BANTAMWEIGHT DIVISION. URIJAH FABER VERSUS JIMMIE RIVERA. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 135.5 F OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 135.5 FOR MR. RIVERA. AND HIS OPPONENT, THE FORMER WEC FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPION, URIJAH FABER. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 136 FOR MR. FABER. AN EXCELLENT BANTAMWEIGHT FIGHT, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, JIMMIE RIVERA AND URIJAH FABER. THE NEXT FIGHT TAKES PLACE IN THE WELTERWEIGHT DIVISION. CM PUNK VERSUS MICKEY GALL. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 170.5 FOR MR. GALL. AND HIS OPPONENT, MAKING HIS MMA DEBUT, CM PUNK. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 170 FOR CM PUNK. MICKEY GALL AND CM PUNK, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN. THE NEXT FIGHT IS THE CO-MAIN>>THE NEXT FIGHT IS THE CO-MAIN EVENT OF THE EVENING IN THE HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION. FABRICIO WERDUM VERSUS TRAVIS BROWNE. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 241 FROM MR. BROWNE. AND HIS OPPONENT, THE FORMER UFC HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION, FABRICIO WERDUM. OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 239.5 FOR MR. WERDUM. TRAVIS BROWNE AND FABRICIO WERDUM, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN. NOW LET’S TAKE A CLOSER LOOK AT THE TWO MEN INVOLVED IN THE MAIN EVENT OF THE EVENING. ♪>>I’M NEVER GOING TO LEAVE. PRETTY AMAZING CITY.>>STIPE MIOCIC WILL HAVE THE EYES OF THE MMA WORLD ON HIM WHEN HE DEFENDS HIS TITLE AGAINST ALISTAIR OVEREEM IN CLEVELAND. HIS HOMETOWN. THERE’S GOING TO A LOT OF PRESSURE, A LOT OF MOTIVATION FOR STIPE TO TRAIN LIKE A MAD MAN. >>I DON’T THINK NOTHING ABOUT IT IN A LONG TIME. JUST LAY IT ALL OUT.>>STIPE MIOCIC IS AN ANIMAL. A GUY WITH SIGNIFICANT KNOCKOUT POWER. >>OH!>>WE SAW WHERE HE ABSOLUTELY DESTROYED HIS OPPONENT IN FIRST ROUND AND DEMANDED HIS TITLE SHOT. >>COME ON!>>AND THEN TOOK THAT TITLE FROM FABRICIO WERDUM WITH A SPECTACULAR KNOCKOUT VICTORY.>>IT’S ALL OVER! STIPE MIOCIC!>>CLEVELAND, WE’RE CHAMPIONS, BABY. WE’RE THE CHAMPIONS.>>HE IS FIGHTING ONE OF THE MOST DECORATED STRIKERS THIS SPORT HAS EVER KNOWN. ALISTAIR OVEREEM IS A FORMER K-1 GRAND PRIX CHAMPION IN KICK BOX, HE WON THE MIXED MARTIAL ARTS HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE AND HE WON THE DREAM HEAVYWEIGHT TITLE AND NOW HE HAS AN OPPORTUNITY TO FIGHT FOR THE UFC BELT. >>22 YEARS TRAINING AND COMPETING. IT FEELS LIKE DESTINY. ONE FIGHT AWAY FROM BECOMING THE CHAMPION. IF THERE’S ONE GUY WHO CAN WIN THAT IT’S ME.>>I HAVE NEVER SEEN HIM BEFORE. I AM MORE EXPERIENCED. I HAVE MORE K O’S. I MOVED THROUGH THE PRELIMS AND GOT THE BELT. >>SOMETHING IS GOING DOWN.>>HERE WE GO, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN. INTRODUCING THE CHALLENGER, THE FORMER STRIKEFORCE HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION, ALISTAIR OVEREEM! OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 249 FOR MR. OVEREEM. AND INTRODUCING THE REIGNING DEFENDING UNDISPUTED HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION OF THE WORLD, STIPE MIOCIC! OFFICIAL WEIGHT, 246 FOR THE CHAMPION. ALL RIGHT. I’M HERE WITH THE CHALLENGER. ALISTAIR, YOU HAVE HAD A LONG CAREER IN COMBAT SPORTS BUT THIS IS ARGUABLY THE MOST IMPORTANT FIGHT OF YOUR LIFE. GIVE US YOUR THOUGHTS ON THIS AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR YOU TO FIGHT FOR THE WORLD TITLE TOMORROW NIGHT. >>TOMORROW, I’M GOING TO BE MAKING HISTORY. I FEEL A LITTLE BIT SORRY FOR YOU, TAKING SOMETHING WAY FROM CLEVELAND. BUT I’M HERE, WE’RE GOING TO DO IT. THE TRAINING CAMP WAS PERFECT. I CAN’T WAIT. >>GOOD LUCK TO YOU, SIR. ALISTAIR OVEREEM, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN. I’M HERE WITH THE CHAMP, CLEVELAND’S OWN, STIPE, OBVIOUSLY THIS IS A HUGE MOMENT FOR YOU AS WELL. AN OPPORTUNITY TO DEFEND YOUR TITLE. BUT TO DEFEND IT IN CLEVELAND, TELL US WHAT THIS MEANS TO YOU. >>OH, IT’S EVERYTHING. I LOVE CLEVELAND. CLEVELAND IS THE — >>HOW DIFFICULT A CHALLENGE IS THIS AND GIVE US YOUR THOUGHTS ON ALISTAIR OVEREEM. >>ALISTAIR OVEREEM, THE BEST IN THE WORLD, HE’S GOT ALL THE CHAMPIONSHIPS BUT HE’S NOT GETTING THE UFC BELT. IT’S STAYING RIGHT HERE IN CLEVELAND. >>CAN’T WAIT TO SEE THE FIGHT. STIPE MIOCIC, LADIES AND GENTLEMEN. SEE YOU ALL TOMORROW NIGHT. THANK YOU VERY MUCH!

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