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UFC Vegas 59 weigh-in results: Ariane Lipski misses weight by 2.5 pounds

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Scale proved a formidable opponent for Ariane Lipsky on Friday morning.

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At the official weigh-in ahead of UFC Vegas 59, which takes place on Saturday at UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Ariana Lipsky lost 2.5 pounds to fight Priscila Cachoeira at flyweight.

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This is the first weight miss in Lipsky’s nine-year career. Her bout against Cachoeira will continue at catchweight, with Lipsky forfeiting 20 percent of his purse as a penalty.

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Veteran middleweight Sam Alvey also lost weight on his first try, gaining 187 pounds. However, he was allowed to take another hour to gain weight, and he successfully did so, gaining 186 pounds.

The top four fights on the map were weighted without issue. In the main event, Thiago Santos used a one pound allowance for a non-title fight, reaching 206 pounds, while Jamahal Hill reached the championship weight of 205 pounds.

Co-headliners Vicente Luque and Jeff Neal successfully gained 170.5 pounds and 171 pounds respectively.

Check out the UFC Vegas 59 weigh-in results below.

Main Map (ESPN, ESPN+ at 10 p.m. ET)

Thiago Santos (206) vs. Jamahal Hill (205)

Vicente Luque (170.5) vs. Geoff Neal (171)

Mohammed Usman (236.5) – Zach Pauga (239)

Brogan Walker (125.5) – Juliana Miller (125)

Augusto Sakai (260) vs. Sergei Spivak (249.5)

Arian Lipsky (128.5)* vs. Priscila Cachoeira (125.5)

Preliminary Map (ESPN/ESPN+ at 7:00 pm ET)

Sam Alvey (186) ** vs. Michal Olekseichuk (185.5)

Terrence McKinney (155.5) vs. Eric Gonzalez (155)

Brian Battle (171) vs. Takashi Sato (170.5)

Jason Witt (170) vs. Josh Quinlan (169)

Corey McKenna (115.5) vs. Miranda Granger (115.5)

Maira Bueno Silva (135.5) vs. Stephanie Egger (134.5)

* Lipsky lost 2.5 pounds in the fight against Priscila Cachoeira. The bout will continue at catchweight and Lipsky will forfeit 20 percent of his fee as a penalty.

**missed weight on the first try. Weighed 186 pounds on the second try.



Source: www.mmafighting.com

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