The talking is almost over and it is nearly time for the fighters to hit the Octagon at UFC 281. Just one more sleep before we get to see Israel Adesanya vs. Alex Pereira, Carla Esparza vs. Zhang Weili and Dustin Poirier vs. Michael Chandler.
Earlier today the fighters hit the scales to officially weigh-in. But now it’s time for them to strip to their skivvies and stand on a show scale in front of a packed arena. The ceremonial weigh-ins for UFC 281 go live at 4 p.m. ET and you can watch them right here, in the stream provided below:
Main card (10 p.m. ET on ESPN+ PPV):
UFC middleweight championship: Israel Adesanya (185) vs. Alex Pereira (184.6)
UFC strawweight championship: Carla Esparza (114.6) vs. Zhang Weili (114.8)
Lightweight: Dustin Poirier (156) vs. Michael Chandler (155.8)
Bantamweight: Frankie Edgar (135.6) vs. Chris Gutierrez (136)
Lightweight: Dan Hooker (155.8) vs. Claudio Puelles (155.2)
Prelims (8 p.m. ET on ESPNN/ESPN+)
Lightweight: Brad Riddell (155.6) vs. Renato Moicano (155.8)
Light heavyweight: Dominick Reyes (205.4) vs. Ryan Spann (206.6)*
Flyweight: Erin Blanchfield (125) vs. Molly McCann (125.4)
Middleweight: Andre Petrovski vs. Wellington Turman (185.2)
Early prelims (6 p.m. ET on ESPN+)
Lightweight: Matt Frevola (154.8) vs. Ottman Azaitar (155.6)
Strawweight: Karolina Kowalkiewicz (115.6) vs. Silvana Gomez Juarez (115.6)
Featherweight: Michael Trizano (147.6)** vs. Seung Woo Choi (145.6)
Bantamweight: Julio Arce (135.8) vs. Montel Jackson (135.8)
Light heavyweight: Carlos Ulberg (205.2) vs. Nicolae Negumereanu (206)
*Ryan Spann misses weight by .6 lbs.
**Mike Trizano misses weight by by 1.6 lbs.