Alexandre Pantoja vs Steve Erceg on weight for 125 lbs title at UFC 301 in Brazil

UFC 301: Pantoja vs Erceg weigh-in live show

UFC 301: Pantoja vs Erceg airs live on pay-per-view from Farmasi Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, May 4. A day before the fight show the athletes step on the scales to make it official for their respective MMA bouts.

In the main event, Alexandre Pantoja (27-5) of Brazil defends flyweight title against No. 10-ranked contender Steve Erceg (12-1) of Australia. To be eligible for the belt, the fighters must make the required 125 lbs championship limit.

Both came on weight. Alexandre Pantoja weigh-in at 125 lbs. Steve Erceg showed the same. The championship bout is scheduled for five rounds.

In the co-main event, Los Angeles’ bantamweight Jonathan Martinez (19-4) goes up against former two-time featherweight champion Jose Aldo (31-8) of Brazil. The non-championship limit is 136 lbs. Both, Aldo and Martinez, came in at 136 lbs.

All other fighters battling it out on the night also hit the mark.

Get UFC 301: Pantoja vs Erceg full fight card and weights below.

UFC 301 fight card

Main card

  • Alexandre Pantoja (125) vs. Steve Erceg (125) – Pantoja’s UFC flyweight title
  • Jose Aldo (136) vs. Jonathan Martinez (136)
  • Anthony Smith (205.5) vs. Vitor Petrino (206)
  • Michel Pereira (186) vs. Ihor Potieria (185)
  • Paul Craig (185) vs. Caio Borralho (186)

Preliminary card

  • Jack Shore (145.5) vs. Joanderson Brito (146)
  • Karolina Kowalkiewicz (116) vs. Iasmin Lucindo (116)
  • Elves Brener (156) vs. Myktybek Orolbai (155.5)
  • Jean Silva (146) vs. William Gomis (143.5)*

Early prelims

  • Joaquim Silva (155.5) vs. Drakkar Klose (156)
  • Mauricio Ruffy (156) vs. Jamie Mullarkey (155)
  • Dione Barbosa (126) vs. Ernesta Kareckaite (125.5)
  • Ismael Bonfim (156) vs. Vinc Pichel (156)
  • Alessandro Costa (125) vs. Kevin Borjas (125.5)

*William Gomis was pulled from the card after the weigh-ins due to health issues. His fight against Jean Silva was canceled.

Parviz Iskenderov
Parviz Iskenderov is a former Muay Thai fighter, sports manager and editor at FIGHTMAG.

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