Has any heavyweight ever missed weight?

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  1. D 1 Wrestler

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    I know not many cut, but has any ever missed 265 and had to try again? I imagine that would be equally bad as Hendricks missing weight after bumping up a class
     
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    HW is best job in the world. Can eat steak every night. Even bums are paid a million bucks a fight. Just stop drinking water two days @ 300 and you're in. Not that i know of.
     
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    If you come in at 285, you missed weight.
     
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    right yea, i was thinking of college wrestling limit
     
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    ThatGuy7698 Horse meat = best meat Yellow Card

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    Timmy has missed weight. Not in the UFC though.
     
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    yea already posted 285 is college wrestling, was thinking of that. Crazy that college wrestling is higher limit than UFC
     
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    No weight limits at the time, but I'm guessing Yarborough (RIP) was the heaviest guy to ever fight in the UFC. ~600 lbs iirc.



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    It's all good honest mistake. I'd edit it out though before you start getting roasted <6>
     
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    Afaik not in the UFC.
     
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    Gan McGee at UFC 28
     
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    Hendricks will when the inevitable move to heavyweight happens.
     
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    Sylvia weighed in well over 300lbs for his fight with Mercer. I think he took the fedor loss bad and found comfort in the pantry....
     
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    The idea of having an upper weight limit on heavyweight is fucking stupid
     
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    I do believe Tim Sylvia missed weight once and then weighed in again later and made the weight. I forget which fight it was
     
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    Very true, There should be no cap on HW, remove this stupid 265 cap, I don't get it. In other combat sports.. boxing, kickboxing, muay thai there is no HW cap, they can weigh what they want. If a boxer wants to weigh 400 Ibs like Butterbean then he can. I wish UFC made it 206 - anything .

    Tai Tuivasa is well over 300 Ibs, he is killing himself to make the weight. its stupid and pointless.
     
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    Didn't he balloon up to 800 pounds once? (Probably in Sumo). It's nuts to imagine we almost had a 1000 pound fighter once.
     

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