The official weigh-in event for UFC on Versus 5: "Hardy vs. Lytle" is scheduled to take place in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on Saturday, August 13, 2011, although a venue has yet to be chosen at this time.
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 5 p.m. ET.
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide the latest coverage of the UFC on Versus 5 weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
"Hardy vs. Lytle" will feature a welterweight war between Dan Hardy, who just may be making his last stand, and Chris Lytle. In addition, 155-pound wrecking ball Jim Miller will continue his quest for the lightweight title when he battles Ben Henderson in the co-main event.
Here is the current UFC on Versus 5 fight card:
170 lbs.: Dan Hardy vs. Chris Lytle
Main card (Televised):
Preliminary card (May not be broadcast):
185 lbs.: C.B. Dollaway vs. Jared Hamman
155 lbs.: Danny Castillo vs. Jacob Volkmann
145 lbs.: Alex Caceres vs. Leonard Garcia
135 lbs.: Joseph Benavidez vs. Eddie Wineland
155 lbs.: Cole Miller vs. T.J. O'Brien
185 lbs.: Ed Herman vs. Kyle Noke
For those fortunate enough to be in "Brew City," remember the weigh-in is FREE to attend and open to the public. Doors to the weigh-in will open at 2:30 p.m. ET for the general public.
In addition, not only will UFC Fight Club members will be able to attend a special Q&A session with streaking lightweight ball of energy Clay Guida prior to that at 3 p.m. local time, but the event will be open to the public, as well.
Remember that MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action on fight night (Sunday, Aug. 14), which is slated to air at 9 p.m. ET on Versus. 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 5 coverage you can handle.