Sunday, June 26

UFC 275: Teixeira, Procházka ready to put on a show as Shevchenko wages war on Santos

The fighters who will headline UFC 275 at Idoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore, had no trouble with the scales and are ready to put on a great show in a historic show.

In the night’s main event bout, Glover Teixeira (33-7 MMA, 16-5 UFC) will defend his semi-featured title against Czech Republic’s Jiri Prochazka (28-3-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC). The two stopped the scales at 205 pounds.

Valentina “Bullet” Shevchenko (22-3 MMA, 11-2 UFC) will defend the flyweight belt against Brazilian Talia Santos (19-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC), both of whom clocked in at 125 pounds. The fighter originally from Kyrgyzstan, naturalized Peruvian, will defend the crown for the seventh time, she is the overwhelming favorite and hopes to extend her reign. The Brazilian is going for the surprise.

In another bout that catches the eye, China’s Zhang Weili (22-3 MMA, 6-2 UFC) will give a rematch to Poland’s Joanna Jedrzejczyk (16-5 MMA, 10-5 UFC), former strawweight champion. The first fight between these two warriors was in 2020 and they took the fight of the year. Both scored 116 pounds.

Full UFC 275 weigh-in results below:

Main card

Glover Teixeira (205) vs. Jiri Prochazka (205)

Valentina Shevchenko (124.5) vs. Taila Santos (125)

Joanna Jedrzejczyk (116) vs. Zhang Weili (116)

Andre Fialho (170,5) vs. Jake Matthews (170,5)

Jack Della Maddalena (170,5) vs Ramazan Emeev (171)

Preliminary card

Joshua Culibao (146) vs. Seung Woo Choi (146)

Maheshate (155.5) vs. Steve Garcia (155.5)

Brendan Allen (186) vs Jacob Malkoun (186)

First Preliminaries

Kyung Ho Kang (136) vs. Batgerel Danaa (136)

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Liang Na (116) vs. Silvana Gomez Juarez (116)

Ramona Pascual (145) vs Joselyne Edwards (145)

Note: Rogerio Bontorin vs. Manel Kape – fight cancelled


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