Tai Tuivasa vs. Junior Dos Santos is on : All fighters make weight for UFC Adelaide

Pictured: Tai Tuivasa (Credit: Jasmin Frank, Fight News Australia)

All fighters have made weight for UFC Adelaide.

With all fighters making weight, twelve fights will go ahead as scheduled.

In the main event, Western Sydney’s Tai Tuivasa will take on former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos.

In the co-main event, Tyson Pedro will be fighting former UFC light-heavyweight champion Shogun Rua.

The card also features Mark Hunt who will be fighting in his final ever fight with the UFC.

Official UFC weigh-in results

  • Junior Dos Santos (255) vs. Tai Tuivasa (262)
  • Shogun Rua (206) vs.Tyson Pedro (205)
  • Mark Hunt (264) vs. Justin Willis (263.5)
  • Jake Matthews (171) vs. Anthony Rocco Martin (170)
  • Suman Mokhtarian (145) vs. Sodiq Yusuff (145)
  • Jimmy Crute (205) vs. Paul Craig (206)
  • Yushin Okami (170) vs. Aleksei Kunchenko (170)
  • Wilson Reis (125.5) vs. Ben Nguyen (125.5)
  • Keita Nakamura (171) vs. Salim Touahri (171)
  • Elias Garcia (124.5) vs. Kai Kara-France (126)
  • Mizuto Hirota (156) vs. Christos Giagos (155)
  • Alex Gorgees (156) vs. Damir Ismagulov (155)

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My earliest combat sports memory is watching David Tua knock people out with his left hook.  I am extremely passionate about combat sports in Australia and my home country of New Zealand and I endeavour to grow the profile of martial arts and its athletes in both countries. Persistent Brazilian jiu-jitsu battler.