The bantamweight contenders successfully made weight for the UFC Vegas 27 main event at Friday’s official weigh-ins, with Font coming in at 136 pounds and Garbrandt at 135.5 pounds. Strawweight co-headliners Yan Xiaonan and Carla Esparza were also on point, both at 116 pounds.
Twenty-six fighters weighed in Friday morning with only one miss, last-second replacement Juancamilo Ronderos. The UFC newcomer has been brought in to fight David Dvorak as a replacement for Raulian Paiva after Paiva was hospitalized due to weight cut complications.
According to the UFC, the Dvorak-Ronderos bout will proceed at a catchweight with Ronderos forfeiting 20 percent of his purse for the miss.
See the full UFC Vegas 27 weigh-in results below:
Main Card (ESPN+ at 7 p.m. ET)
Rob Font (136) vs. Cody Garbrandt (135.5)
Yan Xiaonan (116) vs. Carla Esparza (116)
Preliminary Card (ESPN+ at 4 p.m. ET)
David Dvorak (126) vs Juancamilo Ronderos (128.5)*
*David Dvorak was originally scheduled to fight Raulian Paiva. Paiva was forced to withdraw after being hospitalized due to issues with his weight cut. Juancamilo Ronderos steps in for Paiva as a last-second replacement. Ronderos missed the flyweight limit by 2.5 pounds. The bout will proceed at a catchweight with Ronderos forfeiting 20 percent of his purse