SACRAMENTO, Calif. – MMA Junkie was in place and reported living from Friday's early and official UFC on ESPN + 13 fighters inauguration.
The initial stakes took place at the UFC host's hotel and before the ceremonial way -in for the fans, which takes place at 7pm ET at the Golden1 Center in Sacramento. The same venue hosts the Saturday event, which streams on ESPN +.
Among those weighing in were former women's featherweight champion Germaine de Randamie (8-3 MMA, 5-1 UFC) and bantamweight Aspen Ladd (8-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC), meeting at 135 pounds in the main event . UFC Hall of Famer Urijah Faber also weighed in for his comeback fight.
All 24 fighters made weight, although Ladda's weighing was a scary scene as she was visible in poor shape as the scale scale.
MAIN CARD (ESPN +, 8 pm ET)
- Germaine de Randamie (136 ) against Aspen Ladd 135)
- Urijah Faber (135.5) against Ricky Simon (134.5)
- Mirsad Bektic (145) vs Josh Emmett (146)
- Karl Roberson (185.5) against Wellington Turman (185)
- Cezar Ferreira (185.5) vs Marvin Vettori (185.5)
PRELIMINARY CARD (ESPN +, 5 pm ET)
- John Allan (203) vs. Mike Rodriguez (204.5)
- Andre Fili (145.5) vs. Sheymon Moraes (146)
- Nicco Montano (135.5) vs Julianna Pena (135.5)
- Darren Elkins (145.5) vs. Ryan Hall (144.5)
- Jonathan Martinez (136) against Liu Pingyuan 19659008] Livinha Souza (116) against Brianna Van Bu rena (115)
- Benito Lopez (136) vs Vince Morales (135.5)
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