The Georges St-Pierre officially dropped the title back in December, now a new champion, either Johny Hendricks or Robbie Lawler, will be crowned on Saturday night at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Will it be power puncher Lawler or the former collegiate wrestler Hendricks?is back this weekend with another stacked card. This time, however, two welterweights will battle it out to the last drop of blood for the vacant belt.
But before they settle their business inside the Octagon, both fighters will tip the scale this evening for the official UFC 171 weigh in. They will have to make the welterweight limit of 170 pounds. In addition, the other 24 fighters on the card below will also meet at the weigh in, including Carlos Condit and Tyron Woodley, who throw down in the co-main event.
The UFC 171 weigh in starts at 5:00 p.m. today, so stay tuned for the live stream here on.
UFC 171 PPV Main Card (10 p.m. ET):
170 lbs.: Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler
170 lbs.: Carlos Condit vs. Tyron Woodley
155 lbs.: Myles Jury vs. Diego Sanchez
170 lbs.: Hector Lombard vs. Jake Shields
205 lbs.: Ovince St. Preux vs. Nikita Krylov
UFC 171 FOX Sports 2 Prelims (8 p.m. ET):
170 lbs.: Kelvin Gastelum vs. Rick Story
135 lbs.: Jessica Andrade vs. Raquel Pennington
145 lbs.: Jim Hettes vs. Dennis Bermudez
170 lbs.: Alex Garcia vs. Sean Spencer
UFC 171 Fight Pass Prelims (6 p.m. ET):
155 lbs.: Renee Forte vs. Frank Trevino
125 lbs.: Will Campuzano vs. Justin Scoggins
185 lbs.: Bubba McDaniel vs. Sean Strickland
145 lbs.: Daniel Pineda vs. Robert Whiteford