Las Vegas – Saturday’s middleweight main event for UFC Vegas 47 is now official.
The main event between Top 10 ranked middleweights Jack Hermansson (8) and Sean Strickland (9) was made official this morning after both fighters successfully weighed-in at 185.5 pounds.
Featherweight Steven Peterson missed weight by three pounds for his featherweight bout against Julian Erosa and the two are now set to compete at a catchweight. Peterson will forfeit 30 percent of his purse to Erosa for the weight miss.
This now makes two-consecutive weight misses for Peterson in less than a year. Last June, he weighed in at 148.5 pounds for his featherweight bout against Chase Hooper, which resulted in him defeating Hooper by unanimous decision.
Check out the official weigh-in results for UFC Vegas 47 below:
UFC Vegas 47 Weigh-In Results
Main Card (4 p.m. PST on ESPN+)
Jack Hermansson (185.5) vs. Sean Strickland (185.5)
Punahele Soriano (185) vs. Nick Maximov (185)
Shavkat Rakhmonov (170.5) vs. Carlston Harris (169)
Sam ALvey (205) vs. Brendan Allen (205)
Tresean Gore (186) vs. Bryan Battle (185.5)
Julian Erosa (145.5) vs. Steven Peterson (149)*
Preliminary Card (1 p.m. PST on ESPN+)
Miles Johns (135.5) vs. John Castaneda (136)
Hakeem Dawodu (146) vs. Mike Trizano (145.5)
Chidi Njokuani (185) vs. Marc-Andre Barriault (184.5)
Alexis Davis (135) vs. Julija Stoliarenko (135.5)
Jailton Almeida (203) vs. Danilo Marques (205.5)
Jason Witt (171) vs. Philip Rowe (170.5)
Malcolm Gordon (126) vs. Denys Bondar (125)
The featherweight bout between Julian Erosa and Steven Peterson will now take place at a catchweight after Peterson missed weight this morning by three pounds. As a result of the weight miss, Peterson will now forfeit 30 percent of his purse to his opponent.
Key: * = missed weight