UFC Belem has taken a hit at the last hour as John Dodson (19-9 MMA) vs Pedro Munhoz (15-2 MMA) has been scrapped from tomorrow’s event.
The reason the bout has been scrapped because Munhoz (15-2 MMA) missed weight, coming in at 140lbs, 4 lbs over the non-title Fight Bantamweight limit of 136lbs. Dodson (19-9 MMA),made weight, at 135lbs.
Several other fighters have weight issues, headliner Eryk Anders (10-0 MMA) needed 2 attempts to make 186lbs. He came in 1.9lbs over first try.
Michel Prazeres (23-2 MMA), came in at 161lbs, 5 lbs over the non-title fight lightweight limit, and is forced to go up to welterweight for his next bout, missing weight for 3 of his last 4 lightweight fights.
Not confirmed, but Valentina Shevchenko (14-3 MMA) vs Priscilla Cachoeira (8-0 MMA) will likely be the new co-main event.