There was one major gaffe, but Saturday’s UFC card in San Antonio is intact.
Jennifer Maia hit the scales at 129 pounds on Friday, three pounds over the limit (with one-pound allowance) for her flyweight preliminary bout with Roxanne Modafferi. Per UFC.com, she will be fined 30 percent of her purse and the bout will proceed as scheduled.
— UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) July 19, 2019
Modafferi offered a disgruntled reaction to Maia’s miss on social media:
I’m eating and drinking back stage and I found out my opponent missed weight? What? :/ bummer! Well I’m glad the fight is still on. pic.twitter.com/6IUWjrvbkC
— Roxanne Modafferi (@Roxyfighter) July 19, 2019
UFC on ESPN 4 takes place at AT&T Center in San Antonio on Saturday, with the main card and preliminaries airing on ESPN.
See the full weigh-in results below:
Main Card (ESPN, 9 p.m. ET)
Rafael Dos Anjos (171) vs Leon Edwards (171)
Preliminaries (ESPN, 6 p.m. ET)
Roxanne Modafferi (125) vs Jennifer Maia (129)*
*Jennifer Maia missed weight and will forfeit 30 percent of her purse. The bout will proceed as scheduled