The official weigh-in event for UFC on Versus 3: "Sanchez vs. Kampmann" is set to take place at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, Kentucky, on Wednesday, March 2, 2011.
It is currently scheduled to air LIVE right here on MMAMania.com, as well as on several other online destinations, via streaming video. The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 4 p.m. ET.
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide the latest coverage of the UFC on Versus 3 weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
"Sanchez vs. Kampmann" will feature a match-up between reinvigorated welterweight Diego "Nightmare" Sanchez and 170-pound top contender Martin "Hitman" Kampmann.
Here's the current UFC on Versus 3 fight card:
170 lbs.: Diego Sanchez vs. Martin Kampmann
Main card (Televised):
Under card (May not be broadcast)
155 lbs.: Joe Stevenson vs. Danny Castillo
205 lbs.: Steve Cantwell vs. Cyrille Diabate
155 lbs.: Thiago Tavares vs. Shane Roller
145 lbs.: Cub Swanson vs. Erik Koch
135 lbs.: Takeya Mizugaki vs. Reuban Duran
185 lbs.: Rob Kimmons vs. Dong Yi Yang
185 lbs.: Rousimar Palhares vs. Dave Branch
205 lbs.: Igor Pokrajac vs. Todd Brown
For those fortunate enough to be in "Derby City" for the promotion's debut in the "Bluegrass State," remember the weigh-in is FREE to attend and open to the public. Doors to the weigh-in will open at 1:30 p.m. local time for the general public.
In addition, UFC Fight Club members will be able to attend a special Q&A session with the hard-hitting lovable heavyweight Pat Barry prior to that at 2 p.m. local time.
Remember that MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action on fight night (Thursday, March 3), which is slated to air at 9 p.m. ET on the Versus Network. The latest quick updates of the live action will begin to flow earlier than that around 7 p.m. ET with the preliminary bouts.
It’s going to be a fun night of fights so don’t miss it. And remember to check us out for all the pre, during and post-fight "UFC on Versus 3" coverage you can handle.