MACAU, CHINA -- Rich Franklin and Cung Le are set to do battle this Saturday as headliners for UFC on FUEL 6, and today, the two popular fighters stepped on the scales at the Cotai Arena. Both fighters were within the limit, making their middleweight bout official for Zuffa's first event in China.
Franklin, the former middleweight champ, tipped the scales at 185 lbs, while his Vietnamese opponent in Le stepped in at 186. Co-headliners, Thiago Silva and Stanislav Nedkov also both made the light heavyweight limit, coming in at 205 and 203 lbs. respectively.
The rest of this Saturday's competitors made weight, and here are the complete weigh-in results for the Macao card:
Rich Franklin (185) vs. Cung Le (186)
Thiago Silva (205) vs. Stanislav Nedkov (203)
Dong Hyun Kim (170.5) vs. Paulo Thiago (169.5)
Takanori Gomi (155) vs. Mac Danzig (155)
Zhang Tiequan (155) vs. Jon Tuck (156)
Takeya Mizugaki (135.5) vs. Jeff Hougland (135)