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UFC Vegas 92 Weigh-in Results: Edson Barboza and Lerone Murphy Hit The Scale for Main Event



Edson Barboza and Lerone Murphy set for main event
Edson Barboza

Edson Barboza is set to reclaim his position in the main event spotlight. The seasoned featherweight contender successfully made weight on Friday morning ahead of UFC Vegas 92, marking his fourth time headlining a UFC event. Barboza tipped the scales at 145.5 pounds, while his opponent, Lerone Murphy, weighed in at 146 pounds, officially confirming their bout.


This event is particularly significant for Murphy, as it marks his debut in a UFC main event. The British standout was the first to step onto the scale, signaling his readiness for this pivotal moment in his career.


The weigh-in results were largely smooth, with all 24 fighters competing on Saturday successfully making weight. The only moment of concern involved UFC newcomer Oumar Sy, who initially weighed in at 207.5 pounds, 1.5 pounds over the light heavyweight limit for his fight with Tuco Tokkos, who came in at 205.5 pounds. Sy was granted a second attempt and successfully made 206 pounds after stripping down and weighing in behind a box cover.


The main card for UFC Vegas 92 features a lineup of exciting matchups:


  • Edson Barboza (145.5) vs. Lerone Murphy (146): Barboza, a veteran with a reputation for thrilling fights, looks to leverage his experience against Murphy, an up-and-coming talent eager to make a statement in his first main event.


  • Khaos Williams (170) vs. Carlston Harris (169.5): This welterweight bout promises fireworks as both fighters are known for their explosive power and finishing abilities.


  • Themba Gorimbo (170.5) vs. Ramiz Brahimaj (170.5): A compelling clash at welterweight, with both fighters looking to climb the ranks with a decisive victory.


  • Adrian Yanez (136) vs. Vinicius Salvador (136): This bantamweight contest features Yanez, a fighter renowned for his striking, against Salvador, who aims to make a mark in the division.


  • Luana Pinheiro (116) vs. Angela Hill (115.5): A women’s strawweight showdown, Pinheiro faces the veteran Hill in what promises to be a tactical battle.


With all fighters on point, UFC Vegas 92 is set to deliver an action-packed night of fights. Fans can expect high-level competition and potential highlights as these athletes look to make their mark in the Octagon.



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