MELBOURNE, Australia – MMAjunkie is on scene and reporting live from today’s UFC 234 fighter weigh-ins, which kick off at 7 p.m. ET (4 p.m. PT).
The weigh-ins take place at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia. The official weigh-ins also serve as the ceremonial weigh-ins for the fans. The same venue hosts Saturday’s event, which has a main card on pay-per-view following prelims on ESPN and UFC Fight Pass.
Among those weighing in are middleweight champion Robert Whittaker (20-4 MMA, 11-2 UFC) and challenger Kelvin Gastelum (15-3 MMA, 10-3 UFC), who meet in the main event, and middleweight contenders Israel Adesanya (15-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) and Anderson Silva (34-8 MMA, 17-4 UFC), who fight in the co-feature.
The full UFC 234 weigh-in results include:
MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
- Champ Robert Whittaker () vs. Kelvin Gastelum () – for middleweight title
- Israel Adesanya () vs. Anderson Silva ()
- Ricky Simon () vs. Rani Yahya ()
- Montana De La Rosa () vs. Nadia Kassem ()
- Sam Alvey () vs. Jim Crute ()
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN, 8 p.m. ET)
- “Maestro” Dong Hyun Kim () vs. Devonte Smith ()
- Austin Arnett () vs. Shane Young ()
- Kai Kara-France () vs. Raulian Paiva ()
- Teruto Ishihara () vs. Kyung Ho Kang ()
PRELIMINARY CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 6:30 p.m. ET)
- Marcos Mariano () vs. Lando Vannata ()
- Callan Potter () vs. Jalin Turner ()
- Wuliji Buren () vs. Jonathan Martinez ()
- Israel Adesanya says he'll take Anderson Silva 'out the game,' earn title shot at UFC 234
- Video: Champ Robert Whittaker, Kelvin Gastelum face-off at UFC 234 press conference
- Video: Israel Adesanya vs. Anderson Silva first face-off at UFC 234 press conference
Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie
Read the full article here: UFC 234 weigh-in results and live video stream (7 p.m. ET)