UFC 301 ceremonial weigh-in and showdown

UFC 301: Pantoja vs Erceg airs live on pay-per-view from Farmasi Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, May 4. After the official weigh-ins, prior to their respective MMA fights, the fighters step on the scale and come face to face with the fans.

In the main event, Brazilian flyweight champion Alexandre Pantoja defends his title against No. 10 ranked Steve Erceg of Australia. The co-main event pits bantamweight Jonathan Martinez of Los Angeles against former featherweight champion Jose Aldo of Brazil.

Also on the UFC 301 PPV card, former light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Smith of Corpus Christi, Texas takes on Brazil’s Vitor Petrino. Brazilian Michel Pereira meets Ukrainian Ihor Potieria at middleweight. Also in the middleweight bracket, Scotland’s Paul Craig takes on Brazil’s Caio Borralho.