Weigh-In Results for
Victory Fighting Championship VFC 59
Stots vs. Berdon headlines Saturday night event live on UFC FIGHT PASS®
Two title fights were locked in as the participants hit the scale for the official weigh-in leading up to Victory Fighting Championship’s VFC 59: Stots vs. Berdon.
The seven-bout main card takes place tomorrow night – Saturday, December 16th – live on UFC FIGHT PASS® from Baxter Arena in Omaha, Nebraska, beginning at 10 p.m. ET / 9 p.m. CT / 7 p.m. PT.
The headliner bout sees reigning VFC bantamweight champion Raufeon “Supa” Stots (8-1) defend his belt against challenger Arnold Berdon (6-1). Representing his home town of Houston, Texas, Stots weighed in at 136.0 lbs., while the Hawaiian Berdon came in at 134.0 lbs. The Nebraska Athletic Commission permits a one-pound grace for all bouts, including title affairs.
In the co-main event, newly minted VFC welterweight champion Yuri Villefort (10-6) toes the line against his challenger Victor “Superman” Moreno (37-23). Originally from Brazil and now fighting out of Boca Raton, Florida, Villefort registered in at 169.6 lbs. Moreno, the veteran from Des Moines, Iowa, also stepped off the scale at 169.6 lbs.
VFC 59 main card weigh-in results:
VFC Bantamweight Title
(c) Raufeon “Supa” Stots (8-1) – 136.0
Arnold Berdon (6-1) – 134.0
VFC Welterweight Title
(c) Yuri Villefort (10-6) – 169.6
Victor “Superman” Moreno (37-23) – 169.6
Alonzo “Zo Diddy” Martinez (41-18-1; Omaha, Nebraska) – 156.0
Dan “Hitman” Moret (12-3; Minneapolis, Minnesota) – 156.0
Catchweight (180 lbs.)
Seth “Bad Boy” Buss (4-1; Omaha, Nebraska) – 179.0
Scott “The General” Futrell (6-5; St. Louis, Missouri) – 179.4
Bryce Logan (7-2; Sioux Falls, South Dakota) – 155.8
Josh Pfeifer (6-3; Manhattan, Kansas) – 157.4*
*Forfeits 25% of purse
Troy Nawrocki (2-0; Bellevue, Nebraska) – 155.8
Tower Robinson (1-0; Lincoln, Nebraska) – 155.4
Kenny Licea (4-4; Topeka, Kansas) – 170.2
Austin Vanderford (3-0; Medford, Oregon) – 170.4
VFC 59 airs live on UFC FIGHT PASS®. UFC FIGHT PASS is available on: personal computers, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Amazon Fire TV, iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, Android, Chromecast, Samsung Smart TV, LG Smart TV, Sony TVs with Android TV and Roku devices.
Ticket information for all events is available at www.victoryfighter.com.
About Victory Fighting Championship
Victory Fighting Championship, an Alliance MMA company (NASDAQ: AMMA), is the premier mixed martial arts organization in the Midwest. Headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, Victory has provided its thousands of fans with high-quality, competitive, and entertaining fights since 2002. A catalyst for success, Victory has launched the careers of numerous elite fighters such as former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson, Spencer Fisher, Jorge Gurgel, Josh Neer, Kevin Burns, Jake Ellenberger, Jason Brilz, Anthony Smith, Justin Salas, Nick Mamalis, Rob Kimmons, Chris Camozzi, John Halverson, Abe Wagner and Travis Browne. These Victory fighters have made their way to the largest, most competitive stages across the United States including the bright lights of the UFC. As an institution that continues to grow, thrive and gain strong, consistent momentum, Victory Fighting Championship presents fights at the region’s top venues and in front of the largest crowds. Bright Lights, Big Fights. For more information, visit victoryfighter.com and follow Victory Fighting Championship at Facebook.com/victoryfighting, Twitter and Instagram @victoryfighting, and YouTube.com/victoryfighting.
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