|2013 UFC 169 Odds & Weigh-In Results: Barao & Faber Make Weight|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 31 January 2014 16:33|
UFC 169 Weigh-In Results
NEWARK, NJ (The Spread) – The fighters hit the scales for UFC 169 on Friday, making the main-card bouts official. Here is a look at the weigh-in results.
UFC 169 will take place from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey with the main card bouts airing live on PPV at 10PM ET.
The main event of Saturday’s card is a bout for the UFC Bantamweight Championship as Renan Barao (31-1) defends his title against Urijah Faber (30-6). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Barao is favored to win, as he has odds of -280 to prevail, while Faber has a money line of +220 to win. Faber was first to hit the scales and he came in at 134.5 pounds. Barao was next and weighed in at 135 pounds. The two came nose-to-nose for their stare down before speaking some words to the audience. Barao has won 31 straight fights coming into this bout and Faber is getting what could be his last shot at a UFC title.
The co-main event of Saturday’s card is for the UFC Featherweight Championship as Jose Aldo (23-1) defends his belt against Ricardo Lamas (13-2). According to oddsmakers, Aldo is the clear favorite to win, as he has odds of -650 to win, while Lamas has been given a money line of +425 to prevail. Lamas was first to hit the scales and he came in at 144.5 pounds. Aldo was next up and the champion weighed in at 145 pounds. The two had a tame stare down afterwards leading up to Saturday’s bout. Lamas is fighting for the first time in a year while Aldo is looking at potentially fighting for the lightweight title if he wins on Saturday.
For complete weigh-in results for the bouts that will take place at UFC 169, see below.
UFC 169 Main Card Weigh-In Results
UFC Bantamweight Champion Renan Barao (135) vs. Urijah Faber (134.5)
UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo (145) vs. Ricardo Lamas (144.5)
Alistair Overeem (257) vs. Frank Mir (256.5)
Ali Bagautinov (126) vs. John Lineker (127)*
Abel Trujillo (155.5) vs. Jamie Varner (156)
*Missed the 125-pound limit