UFC Vegas 53: Font vs. Vera – Weigh-In Results

    ByRoss Markey

    Apr 29, 2022
    UFC Vegas 53

    Below, Current MMA has all your official weigh-in results ahead of UFC Vegas 52 on Saturday at the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Nevada – ahead of a bantamweight main event.

    Taking main event status in ‘Sin City’ — a high-stakes bantamweight headliner between the #5 ranked contender, Rob Font, and the surging Ecuador native, the #8 rated challenger, Marlon Vera.

    Slated for his third consecutive main event outing under the promotion’s banner, Massachusetts native, Font most recently featured in the headliner of UFC Vegas 44 in December of last year, suffering a one-sided unanimous decision loss to common-opponent, Jose Aldo.

    For Vera, the RVCA mainstay turned in a highlight-reel finish back in November at UFC 268 — stopping former lightweight champion, Frankie Edgar with a stunning, third round front kick knockout victory.

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    UFC Vegas 53 Main Card Weigh-In Results

    UFC Vegas 53 Main Card Weigh-In Results

    Bantamweight: Rob Font (138.5lbs) vs. Marlon Vera (136lbs)

    Heavyweight: Andrei Arlovski (246lbs) vs. Jake Collier (265lbs)

    Featherweight: Andre Fili (145.5lbs) vs. Joanderson Brito (145.5lbs)

    Lightweight: Jared Gordon (155.5lbs) vs. Grant Dawson (155.5lbs)

    Featherweight: Darren Elkins (145.5lbs) vs. Tristan Connelly (146lbs)

    Middleweight: Krzysztof Jotko (186lbs) vs. Gerald Meerschaert (185lbs)

    UFC Vegas 53 Preliminary Card Weigh-In Results

    Heavyweight: Alexandr Romanov (236.5lbs) vs. Chase Sherman (236.5lbs)

    Flyweight: Daniel Lacerda (125lbs) vs. Francisco Figueiredo (125.5lbs)

    Welterweight: Gabriel Green (170.5lbs) vs. Yohan Lainesse (169lbs)

    Lightweight: Natan Levy (155lbs) vs. Mike Breeden (155.5lbs)

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    Flyweight: Gina Mazany (126lbs) vs. Shanna Young (125lbs)

    Flyweight: Tatsuro Taira (125.5lbs) vs. Carlos Candelario (126lbs)