The UFC 90 weigh-ins took place today at the Chicago Theater in Chicago, Illinois.
The weigh-ins went off without a hitch. All fighters made weight with the exception of Josh Burkman who came in two pounds over. He’ll have an hour to drop the weight. Josh Koscheck and Sean Sherk received boos while Anderson Silva got a good pop from the crowd.
The weigh-in results:
- Anderson Silva (184) vs. Patrick Cote (183)
- Thiago Alves (171) vs. Josh Koscheck (170)
- Fabricio Werdum (256) vs. Junior Dos Santos (234)
- Sean Sherk (156) vs. Tyson Griffin (155)
- Gray Maynard (155) vs. Rich Clementi (156)
- Thales Leites (186) vs. Drew McFedries (186)
- Spencer Fisher (155) vs. Shannon Gugerty (156)
- Dan Miller (185) vs. Matt Horwich (186)
- Hermes Franca (156) vs. Marcus Aurelio (156)
- Pete Sell (170) vs. Josh Burkman (171)
Fighters in non-title fights are allowed to weigh in one pound over the weight class limit.
Update: Burkman successfully shed the two pounds in the allotted hour following the weigh-ins. He will not be subjected to a penalty.
UFC 90 “Silva vs Cote” will take place tomorrow, Oct. 25, at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois and will air live on pay-per-view at 10PM ET/7PM PT.