Photo: Sherdog - WEC 45 features Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone vs. Ed "9mm" Ratcliff

LAS VEGAS – The “WEC 45: Cerrone vs. Ratcliff” weigh-ins took place Friday at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nev. in preparation for Saturday night’s fights which will air live on Versus.

Headliners Donald Cerrone and Ed Ratcliff were as precise as their striking as they stepped on the scales perfectly, weighing in at exactly 155 lbs. on their first attempt.

All fighters eventually made weight, although, both Njokuani and Mizugaki needed additional time to lose a final pound each. will be providing live play-by-play commentary of WEC 45 corresponding with the live broadcast on Versus beginning at 7pm PT/10pm ET.

Main Card Bouts:
Donald Cerrone (155) vs. Ed Ratcliff (155)
Chris Horodecki (155) vs. Anthony Njokuani (156)*
Joseph Benavidez (135) vs. Rani Yahya (135.5)
Scott Jorgensen (135) vs. Takeya Mizugaki (135)**

Preliminary Card Bouts:
Bart Palaszewski (155) vs. Anthony Pettis (155)
Muhsin Corbbrey (156) vs. Zach Micklewright (155)
Chad George (135) vs. John Hosman (135)
Courtney Buck (146) vs. Brandon Visher (144)
Kyle Dietz (135) vs. Brad Pickett (136)
Erik Koch (146) vs. Jameel Massouh (145)

*Njokuani originally weighed in at 157 lbs. He was given one hour to lose a pound, and succeeded.

**Mizugaki originally weighed in at 137 lbs. He was given one hour to lose a pound, and succeeded.

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