UFC 117 Weigh-Ins: Fighters hit the scale in Oakland, CaliforniaPosted on August 7, 2010, 07:21 AM by Anton Gurevich
UFC 117 participants gathered at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California for the official event's weigh-ins. All fighters except "The Pitbull" Thiago Alves made weight for their fights, as Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen met the scale at 185 pounds. Alves weighed 171.5 pounds and was fined 20 percent of his purse, which will go directly to his opponent Jon Fitch.
Big Country Roy Nelson weighed 263 pounds, as the youngster Junior Dos Santos was by 23 pounds lighter, weighting 240 pounds. Full weigh-ins gallery is available at CombatLifeStyle.com.
UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva (184.5) vs. Chael Sonnen (185)
Thiago Alves (171.5)* vs. Jon Fitch (170.5)
Ricardo Almeida (170.5) vs. Matt Hughes (170.5)
Junior Dos Santos (240) vs. Roy Nelson (263)
Rafael dos Anjos (156) vs. Clay Guida (156)
Dustin Hazelett (169.5) vs. Rick Story (169.5)
Phil Davis (205.5) vs. Rodney Wallace (206)
Charlie Brenneman (171) vs. Johny Hendricks (171)
Tim Boetsch (206) vs. Todd Brown (206)
Christian Morecraft (263) vs. Stefan Struve (247)
Dennis Hallman (171) vs. Ben Saunders (171)