The UFC 278 ceremonial weigh-ins will be missing one fighter who was hospitalized with weight-cutting issues.
Shanna Young, was unable to make weight and is in hospital with issues related to weight cutting. Maverick took to Instagram to wish Young a speedy recovery to share she hopes to be back in the octagon as soon as possible.
The UFC 278 ceremonial weigh-ins are scheduled for later today at the Vivint Arena at 4:00 p.m. MT/6:00 p.m.ET with the doors opening at 3:00 p.m. MT/5:00 p.m. ET. They are free and open to the public.
Fans can watch ceremonial weigh-ins on the UFC’s YouTube, Twitch and Facebook channels. as well as on the UFC.com website.
UFC 278 is set for Saturday Aug. 20, on pay-per-view and the prelims airing on ESPN/ESPN+. Current bouts include:
KAMARU USMAN (20-1-0) VS. #1 LEON EDWARDS (19-3-0, 1NC)
PAULO COSTA (13-2-0) VS. LUKE ROCKHOLD (16-5-0)
SEAN WOODSON (9-1-0) VS. LUIS SALDANA (16-7-0)
VICTOR ALTAMIRANO (10-2-0) VS. JAKE HADLEY (8-1-0)
QILENG AORI (23-11-0) VS. JAY PERRIN (10-5-0)
DANIEL LACERDA (11-3-0) VS. VICTOR ALTAMIRANO (10-2-0)
AMIR ALBAZI (14-1-0) VS. FRANCISCO FIGUEIREDO (13-4-1)
YANAN WU (13-5-0) VS. LUCIE PUDILOVA (13-7-0)
LEONARDO SANTOS (18-5-1) VS. JARED GORDON (18-5-0)
TYSON PEDRO (8-3-0) VS. HARRY HUNSUCKER (7-5-0)
MARCIN TYBURA (22-7-0) VS. ALEXANDER ROMANOV (16-0-0)
JOSE ALDO (31-7-0) VS. MERAB DVALISHVILI (14-4-0)
Enjoy the fights.