Dana White’s Contender Series Weigh-in Results: All 10 Fighters Hit Marks for Week 8
By: Tristen Critchfield Aug 12, 2019
All 10 athletes scheduled to compete on Season 3, Episode 8 of Dana
White’s Contender Series made weight on Monday.
The card is headlined by a light heavyweight clash pitting Herdem
Alacabek against William
Knight. Alacabek tipped the scales at 205 pounds, while Knight
checked in at 204 pounds. The Contender Series takes place at the
UFC Apex in Las Vegas on Tuesday and airs on ESPN+ at 8 p.m. ET/5
Sweden’s Alacabek is unbeaten in five professional outings,
including three appearances under the Legacy Fighting Alliance
banner. He last competed at LFA 45, where he submitted Dejon
Daniels with a rear-naked choke 4:46 into the opening stanza.
He has finished all five of his victories inside the distance.
Based out of Connecticut, Knight is coming off a first-round TKO of
Haley at CES MMA 54 on Jan. 19. The 31-year-old known as
“Nightmare” is 4-0 thus far during his professional tenure.