If you missed it yesterday, Till came in at 174.5 pounds for his headlining bout with Thompson, and the latter agreed to proceed, provided Till was no more than 188 pounds toda at 1 PM local time (Till also handed over 30% of his purse to "Wonderboy").
Darren Till beat Stephen Thompson thanks to a unanimous decision in the main event of UFC Fight night 130 at the Echo Arena. Till, meanwhile, will fight in front of his hometown crowd riding the momentum of a TKO win over Donald Cerrone in October. In the aftermath of UFC Fight Night "Thompson vs". Should all go smoothly during the final weigh-in, then we'll have the scheduled main event on our hands.
GETTUDarren Till believes Stephen Thompson hasn't been himself
Victory for Till came after the high-profile contest was thrown in to doubt when he was 3.5lbs overweight at Saturday's weigh-in.
"I usually like to be more aggressive with my fighting style but I wasn't able to do that", said Till following his victory. "On my part I'd like to apologise to Gillian missing weight, I didn't give up, I stayed cutting until the final moment", McCann said. You lose. Same with the battle with the scales. I just had to go to the hospital there and back. I only had five kilos to go.More news: Most dramatic images of Maryland’s catastrophic flash flood
"Everyone will get it from me". "But make no mistake, I still believe that I am the greatest and, tomorrow, I know I can finish Stephen Thompson".
Following a somewhat slow start to the evening, business picked up midway through the preliminary portion of the UFC Liverpool main card and ran hot right into the main event, where the anticipation and electricity inside Echo Arena outstripped the action inside the Octagon.More news: LeBron James leads Cleveland Cavaliers to finals with victory over Boston Celtics
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