Dominick ‘The Dominator’ Cruz and UFC bantamweight champion TJ ‘The Viper’ Dillashaw weigh-in for their UFC Boston clash right here…
Here we go, fight weekend is here, as we look to tomorrow (Sunday January 17, 2016) for the UFC Fight Night 81 showing from Boston. Headlining the events return to Beantown is a bantamweight title burner between TJ Dillashaw and his old rival and predecessor Dominick Cruz. ‘The Dominator’ and ‘The Viper’ have exchanged heated barbs recently, giving the championship clash a much more ‘current’ feel than we’re used to in the very low weight classes.
Also colliding on the card will be co-main lightweights Anthony Pettis and Eddie Alvarez, as each man looks to make headway towards a 155-pound title shot.
Join us right here at 4 PM ET for the live streaming UFC Boston weigh-ins, or check in right after for the updated results!
Event: UFC Fight Night 81: “Dillashaw vs. Cruz”
Date: Sun., Jan. 17, 2016 on FOX Sports 1
Location: TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts
Main Card (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET):
- T.J. Dillashaw (135) vs. Dominick Cruz (135) – for bantamweight title
- Eddie Alvarez (155.5) vs. Anthony Pettis (155.5)
- Travis Browne (238) vs. Matt Mitrione (249)
- Ross Pearson (155) vs. Francisco Trinaldo (155.5)
Preliminary Card (FOX Sports 1, 8 p.m. ET):
- Patrick Cote (171) vs. Ben Saunders (170)
- Medhi Baghdad (156) vs. Chris Wade (155.5)
- Tim Boetsch (206) vs. Ed Herman (204.5)
- Maximo Blanco (146) vs. Luke Sanders (145.5)
Preliminary Card (UFC Fight Pass, 6 p.m. ET):
- Daron Cruickshank (155) vs. Paul Felder (155.5)
- Ilir Latifi (205) vs. Sean O’Connell (205.5)
- Kyle Bochniak (145) vs. Charles Rosa (145.5)
- Rob Font (135) vs. Joey Gomez (135)
- Francimar Barroso (205) vs. Elvis Mutapcic (201)