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Best staredown was definitely Matt Brown vs. Erick Silva. Brown wants to make a statement that he should be next in line for a shot at the welterweight title.

UFC Fight Night 40 fighter weigh-ins take place today at U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio, the same location hosting Saturday’s fight card headlined with the return of streaking welterweight Matt Brown as he takes on 2-to-1 favorite Erick Silva. Brown is still fighting for respect and an impressive win over Silva could set him up for a title shot. will provide live text-only results below, or you can watch our live video stream of the weigh-ins starting at 4 p.m. ET (1 p.m. PT). An on-demand video replay of the UFC Fight Night 40 weigh-ins will also be available.

UFC Fight Night 40’s main card will broadcast Saturday, May 10th, on FOX Sports 1 starting at 10 p.m. ET, with preliminary card action getting underway at 6:30 p.m. ET on Fight Pass, then switching to FOX Sports 2 at 8 p.m. ET.

The full UFC Fight Night 40 weigh-in results include:

MAIN CARD (FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET)

  • Welterweight:  Matt Brown (170.5) vs. Erick Silva (170.5)
  • Middleweight:  Lorenz Larkin (185.5) vs. Constantinos Philippou (185)
  • Lightweight:  Daron Cruickshank (156) vs. Erik Koch (155)
  • Welterweight:  Neil Magny (170.5) vs. Tim Means (170)
  • Heavyweight:  Soa Palelei (263) vs. Ruan Potts (244)
  • Flyweight:  Chris Cariaso (125.5) vs. Louis Smolka (126)

PRELIMINARY CARD (FOX Sports 2, 8 p.m. ET)

  • Middleweight:  Ed Herman (185) vs. Rafael Natal (185.5)
  • Flyweight:  Kyoji Horiguchi (126) vs. Darrell Montague (125)
  • Welterweight:  Yan Cabral (170.5) vs. Zak Cummings (169.5)
  • Bantamweight:  Johnny Eduardo (136) vs. Eddie Wineland (136)

PRELIMINARY CARD (Preliminary card, 6:30 p.m. ET)

  • Featherweight:  Manny Gamburyan (145.5) vs. Nik Lentz (145)
  • Lightweight:  Justin Salas (155.5) vs. Ben Wall (155)
  • Welterweight:  Anthony Lapsley (174)* vs. Albert Tumenov (170.5)

*Gets an additional 2 hours to try and make weight or will forfeit a percentage of his purse to opponent.


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