LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie was on scene and reporting stay from Monday’s official Dana White’s Contender Series 40 fighter weigh-ins, the place one fighter did miss weight however will nonetheless compete.
Dana White’s Contender Series playing cards see prospects combating for the chance to signal a UFC deal, with UFC president Dana White available to make the selections.
In the featured bout, a pair of undefeated middleweights conflict, with Jordan’s Hashem Arkhagha (6-0) taking over Ohio’s AJ Dobson (5-0). Arkhagha got here in heavy at 189 kilos for the conflict, however he’ll compete as scheduled, forfeiting 20 p.c of his purse to his opponent. Whether or not he’ll earn a contract with a win is left as much as White.
The early weigh-ins occurred on the UFC host resort in Las Vegas. The UFC Apex hosts Tuesday’s card, which streams on ESPN+.
The full Dana White’s Contender Series 40 weigh-in outcomes embrace: