Top bantamweight contenders “The California Kid” Urijah Faber and Renan Barão each weighed in at 135 pounds this afternoon at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, making official tomorrow night’s UFC interim bantamweight championship bout.
“I’m very happy to be here, I’m well prepared, you’re going to see a good show on Saturday,” said Barao.
“I’m ready to put on a show,” said Faber. “Barao’s tough, but he’s not tougher than I am.”
The title fight headlines the Pay-Per-View card which airs at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT.
UFC 149-Weigh In Results:
Main Card (PPV):
Urijah Faber (135) vs. Renan Barao (135)
Hector Lombard (185.5) vs. Tim Boetsch (186)
Cheick Kongo (231) vs. Shawn Jordan (250)
Brian Ebersole (171) vs. James Head (170)
Chris Clements (170) vs. Matt Riddle (170.8)
Preliminary Card (FX):
Court McGee (185.5) vs. Nick Ring (185)
Roland Delorme (135) vs. Francisco Rivera (136)
Ryan Jimmo (205) vs. Anthony Perosh (205.5)
Bryan Caraway (135.5) vs. Mitch Gagnon (135)
Preliminary Card (Facebook):
Antonio Carvalho (145) vs. Daniel Pineda (145)
Mitch Clarke (155) vs. Anton Kuivanen (156)