The official weigh-in event for UFC on Versus 4: "Marquardt vs. Story" is set to take place at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Saturday, June 25, 2011.
It is currently scheduled to air LIVE right here on MMAmania.com, as well as 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 4 weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
"Marquardt vs. Story" will feature a welterweight main event pitting divisional newcomer and former middleweight title contender Nate Marquardt taking on rising contender Rick Story.
Also on tap for June 26 is a heavyweight tussle pitting hard-nosed heavy-hitter Cheick Kongo against dynamic kickboxer Pat Barry while "Meathead" Matt Mitrione will lock 'em up with Christian Morecraft.
Here is the current UFC on Versus 4 fight card:
170 lbs.: Nate Marquardt vs. Rick Story
Main card (Televised):
265 lbs.: Cheick Kongo vs. Pat Barry
170 lbs.: Matt Brown vs. John Howard
265 lbs.: Matt Mitrione vs. Christian Morecraft
Preliminary card (May not be broadcast):
185 lbs.: Rich Attonito vs. Daniel Roberts
145 lbs.: Manny Gamburyan vs. Tyson Griffin
155 lbs.: Joe Lauzon vs. Curt Warburton
145 lbs.: Joe Stevenson vs. Javier Vazquez
155 lbs.: Edward Faaloloto vs. Michael Johnson
170 lbs.: T.J. Grant vs. Charlie Brenneman
145 lbs.: Matt Grice vs. Ricardo Lamas
155 lbs.: Nik Lentz vs. Charles Oliveira
For those fortunate enough to be in "Steel City," 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. ET for the general public.
In addition, UFC Fight Club members will be able to attend a special Q&A session with welterweight banger Chris Lytle 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 (Sunday, June 26), 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 4 coverage you can handle.