McGregor and Khabib on weight, UFC 229 main event is official

McGregor and Khabib on weight, UFC 229 main event is official

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov both registered championship weight ahead of their blockbuster UFC 229 main event in Las Vegas.

By John Balfe - 5 Oct 2018

We have a fist-fight in Las Vegas tomorrow night.

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov, the stars of Saturday night’s UFC 299 in event in Las Vegas, have both made weight in advance of what is expected to be the most lucrative mixed martial arts bout in history.

Moments after the 9am (PT) early weigh-in opened, Nurmagomedov stepped on the scales and registered a weight of 155-pounds even.

Around an hour later, Conor McGregor arrived and tipped the scales at 154.5-pounds.

The full UFC 229 weigh-in results are:

Khabib Nurmagomedov (155) vs. Conor McGregor (154.5) – for lightweight title
Tony Ferguson (155) vs. Anthony Pettis (156)
Dominick Reyes (204.5) vs. Ovince Saint Preux (205.5)
Derrick Lewis (265.5) vs. Alexander Volkov (251)
Felice Herrig (115.5) vs. Michelle Waterson (115)
Jussier Formiga (125.5) vs. Sergio Pettis (125)
Vicente Luque (170.5) vs. Jalin Turner (169.5)
Tonya Evinger (136) vs. Aspen Ladd (134.5)
Scott Holtzman (155.5) vs. Alan Patrick (155.5)
Yana Kunitskaya (134.5) vs. Lina Lansberg (135.5)
Nik Lentz (156) vs. Gray Maynard (156)
Ryan LaFlare (171) vs. Tony Martin (171)