Contender Series Weigh-in Results: All Competitors Hit Contracted Marks

By Tristen Critchfield Sep 13, 2021
There was no drama on the scales Monday morning, as all 12 athletes slated to compete on Week 3 of the 2021 edition of Dana White’s Contender Series made weight without issue.

The Contender Series takes place on Tuesday at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas and airs on ESPN+ beginning at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT. The featured bout on the card is a light heavyweight scrap between Jailton Almeida (203 pounds) and Nasrudin Nasrudinov (206).

Brazil’s Almeida enters the matchup with Nasrudinov on an eight-bout winning streak, with all of those victories coming inside the distance. The 30-year-old owns a 13-2 overall mark and has finished five wins via KO/TKO and eight by way of tapout.

Nasrudinov, meanwhile, is undefeated through nine professional outings. The 29-year-old Moscow native is coming off a four-fight stint in Absolute Championship Akhmat in which he went 4-0 and finished three of his four opponents.

Contender Series Weigh-in Results:

Jailton Almeida (203) vs. Nasrudin Nasrudinov (206)
Brandon Lewis (135.5) vs. Mo Miller (135.5)
Albert Duraev (184.5) vs. Caio Bittencourt (186)
Lukasz Brzeski (234.5) vs. Dylan Potter (232.5)
Ange Loosa (170) vs. Jack Della Maddalena (170.5)
Jasmine Jasudavicius (125) vs. Julia Polastri (125)
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