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UFC 225 Weigh-In Results: CM Punk Makes Weight, Yoel Romero Comes in Heavy

June 8, 2018 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas
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The weigh-ins for UFC 225 were held on Friday, with CM Punk making weight for his fight but Yoel Romero coming in heavy for the main event. MMAjunkie reports that Romero came in at 186 pounds on his fight weigh-in attempt and was 185.2 pounds on his second, less than a quarter of a pound over the weight limit. UFC officials have yet to comment on how this impacts the fight, which was scheduled to be for the middleweight title.

Meanwhile, CM Punk came in at 169 pounds, under the limit for his fight with Mike Jackson. Jackson weighed in at 170.5 pounds.

The full weigh-in results are below:


Champ Robert Whittaker (185) vs. Yoel Romero (185.2) *
Colby Covington (169) vs. Rafael dos Anjos (169) – for interim welterweight title
Megan Anderson (146) vs. Holly Holm (146)
Andrei Arlovski (249) vs. Tai Tuivasa (261)
Phil “CM Punk” Brooks (169) vs. Mike Jackson (170.5)

Curtis Blaydes (254) vs. Alistair Overeem (244)
Carla Esparza (116) vs. Claudia Gadelha (116)
Mirsad Bektic (146) vs. Ricardo Lamas (145)
Rashad Coulter (247) vs. Chris De La Rocha (261)

Rashad Evans (205) vs. Anthony Smith (206)
Joseph Benavidez (125.5) vs. Sergio Pettis (126)
Clay Guida (154) vs. Charles Oliveira (155)
Dan Ige (146) vs. Mike Santiago (145)

* Yoel Romero missed weight at 185.2 pounds. This UFC 225 fight was originally scheduled for the middleweight title.