The UFC 144 weigh-ins have concluded and all bouts scheduled for tomorrows pa-per-view event are now official.
UFC 144 is set to go down tomorrow night live from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. The event will be headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Frankie Edgar and challenger Benson Henderson. The event marks the UFC’s first ever return to Japan since UFC 29 in 2000.
MAIN CARD: (Pay-per-view)
Champ Frankie Edgar (154) vs. Benson Henderson (154)
Ryan Bader (205) vs. Quinton “Rampage” Jackson (211)*
Cheick Kongo (229) vs. Mark Hunt (264)
Yoshihiro Akiyama (169) vs. Jake Shields (170)
Tim Boetsch (186) vs. Yushin Okami (185)
Hatsu Hioki (145) and Bart Palaszewski (146)
Joe Lauzon (156) vs. Anthony Pettis (155)
PRELIMINARY CARD: (FX)
Takanori Gomi (155) vs. Eiji Mitsuoka (154)
Vaughan Lee (135) vs. Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto (136)
Steve Cantwell (185) vs. Riki Fukuda (185)
Chris Cariaso (136) vs. Takeya Mizugaki (135)
PRELIMINARY CARD: (Facebook)
Issei Tamura (145) vs. Tiequan Zhang (146)
*Rampage Jackson agrees to give up 20% of his purse for missing weight.