UFC Fight Night 28 weigh-in results: Glover Teixeira and Ryan Bader make weight

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Light heavyweight headliners Glover Teixeira and Ryan Bader both met their required weight at Tuesday's UFC Fight Night 28 weigh-ins in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, rendering their main event bout official.

Teixeira, the No. 2 ranked UFC light heavyweight listed as high as a 4-to-1 favorite by Las Vegas oddsmakers, took advantage of the non-title fight's one-pound allowance, tipping the scales at 206 pounds. Bader, meanwhile, came in one pound lighter, weighing 205 pounds.

"[Bader] is a tough guy, but I'm confident in my skills and I'm going to beat him," said Teixeira.

Likewise, top-ranked middleweights Yushin Okami and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza both cleared the 185-pound limit ahead of Wednesday night's co-main event. No. 3 Okami tipped the scales at 185 pounds, while No. 5 Souza, a former Strikeforce champion, came in one pound heavier at 186.

"I think [Okami] is ready for a fight," Souza said through a translator. "He came to put a great show, but I'm going to upset him and I'm going to show him who's going to win tomorrow."

Complete UFC Fight Night 28 weigh-in results can be seen below.

Main Card (FOX Sports 1, 7 p.m. ET)

Ryan Bader (205) vs. Glover Teixeira (206)
Yushin Okami (185) vs. Ronaldo Souza (186)
Joseph Benavidez (126) vs. Jussier Formiga (126)
Piotr Hallmann (155) vs. Francisco Trinaldo (155)
Rafael Natal (185) vs. Tor Troeng (185)
Ali Bagautinov (125) vs. Marcos Vinicius (126)

Preliminary Card (FOX Sports 1, 5 p.m. ET)

Felipe Arantes (146) vs. Edimilson Souza (146)
Junior Hernandez (135) vs. Lucas Martins (136)
Elias Silverio (169) vs. Joao Zeferino (170)
Ivan Jorge (169) vs. Keith Wisniewski (170)

Preliminary Card (Facebook, 4:30 p.m. ET)

Sean Spencer (171) vs. Yuri Villefort (170)

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