Benito Lopez shares cankle photo that forced him out of UFC 227.

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Benito Lopez was all set to fight at UFC 227 next week but an ankle sprain has forced him out of the fight. You hear ‘sprain’ and it sounds like no big deal, but ankle sprains can be devastating. A normal foot can look like an oversized cankle and that’s what Lopez is dealing with. … Read moreBenito Lopez shares cankle photo that forced him out of UFC 227.

CSAC fines Benito Lopez 1,000.00 for shoving Albert Morales at Weigh-ins

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Benito Lopez shoved Albert Morales after Morales like barked at him.

Well, it didn’t take long for the California State Athletic Commission to levy a fine against Benito Lopez for his push of Albert Morales at the Ceremonial weigh-ins yesterday in Fresno. As you’ll see in the video, the two fighters came together for a stare-down and for some odd reason Morales opted to like, bark at Lopez. Lopez responded immediately by pushing him away. Well, you can’t do that boys and girls. Lopez is a little lighter in the wallet for the lesson learned.

It’s good to report that everyone made weight and all fights are now official. The weights for the fighters on the card are below.

FS1 MAIN CARD

Cub Swanson (146) vs. Brian Ortega (144.8)
Jason Knight (145.6) vs. Gabriel Benitez (144.8)
Scott Holtzman (155.8) vs. Darrell Horcher (155.6)
Marlon Moraes (135.4) vs. Aljamain Sterling (135.6)
Markus Perez (185.4) vs. Eryk Anders (185.6)
Albert Morales (134) vs. Benito Lopez (135.4)

FS1 PRELIMS

Alexis Davis (125.8) vs. Liz Carmouche (124.8)
Antonio Braga Neto (185.8) vs. Trevin Giles (184.8)
Alex Perez (135) vs. Carls John de Tomas (135.8)
Chris Gruetzemacher (154.8) vs. Davi Ramos (155.8)

UFC FIGHT PASS PRELIMS

Iuri Alcantara (135.4) vs. Alejandro Perez (135.6)
Frankie Saenz (135.6) vs. Merab Dvalishvili (135.6)
Andre Soukhamthath (136) vs. Luke Sanders (135.6)