Stipe Miocic has long history of proving doubters wrong, and yet, they still remain.
Miocic checked in at 246 pounds, as he prepares to defend the undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight title as an underdog to Francis Ngannou (263) in the UFC 220 headliner on Saturday at the TD Garden in Boston. Meanwhile, light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier (205) and challenger Volkan Oezdemir (205) also met the contracted weight requirements for their co-main event at Friday’s official weigh-in.
UFC 220 “Miocic vs. Ngannou” -- which airs live on pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT -- also features a featherweight clash pairing Calvin Kattar (145.5) with Shane Burgos (146), a light heavyweight scrap pitting Gian Villante (206) against Francimar Barroso (205) and a bantamweight affair matching Thomas Almeida (135.5) with Rob Font (136).
UFC 220 Weigh-in Results:
Stipe Miocic (246) vs. Francis Ngannou (263)
Daniel Cormier (205) vs. Volkan Oezdemir (205)
Shane Burgos (146) vs. Calvin Kattar (145.5)
Gian Villante (206) vs. Francimar Barroso (205)
Thomas Almeida (135.5) vs. Rob Font (136)
Kyle Bochniak (146) vs. Brandon Davis (146)
Abdul Razak Alhassan (170) vs. Sabah Homasi (171)
Dustin Ortiz (125.5) vs. Alexandre Pantoja (126)
Julio Arce (146) vs. Dan Ige (145.5)
Enrique Barzola (145.5) vs. Matt Bessette (146)
Gleison Tibau (155) vs. Islam Makhachev (156)