MOSCOW – The UFC’s first card in Russia is now official.
Despite some issues on the scale, 12 fights were certified at the morning’s official weigh-ins, including headliners Mark Hunt (13-12-1 MMA, 8-6-1 UFC) and Aleksei Oleinik (56-11-1 MMA, 5-2 UFC). Immediately after, the night’s fighters came together for traditional pre-fight staredowns.
Check out the video highlights from the face-offs above, and don’t miss our exclusive photo gallery, as well, including the fighters on the scale.
UFC Fight Night 136 takes place Saturday at Olympic Stadium in Moscow. It is the UFC’s debut event in Russia. The entire card streams on UFC Fight Pass.
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Source: USA Today – MMA Junkie
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