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The official weigh-in event for UFC 134: "Silva vs. Okami" is scheduled to take place at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janiero, Brazil, on Friday, August 26, 2011.
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide the latest coverage of the UFC 134 weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
Also booked for Brazil is a long-awaited light heavyweight rematch between former champions Mauricio Rua and Forrest Griffin, while Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira will return to action in a heavyweight tilt against rising contender Brendan Schaub.
Here is the current UFC 134 fight card:
185 lbs.: Anderson Silva vs. Yushin Okami
Main Card (Pay-per-view):
Spike TV Prelims:
Facebook Streamed Prelims:
135 lbs.: Raphael Assuncao vs. Johnny Eduardo
135 lbs.: Yves Jabouin vs. Ian Loveland
145 lbs.: Yuri Alcantara vs. Felipe Arantes
170 lbs.: David Mitchell vs. Paulo Thiago
170 lbs.: Erick Silva vs. Luis Ramos
For those fortunate enough to be in Rio this weekend, remember the weigh-in is FREE to attend and open to the public. Doors to the weigh-in will open at 3:00 p.m. ET for the general public.
In addition, UFC Fight Club members will be able to attend a special Q&A session with a star-studded line-up of Braziilian fighters, including Vitor Belfort, Royce Gracie, Jose Aldo, Lyoto Machida and Junior dos Santos prior to that at 2:30 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 (Saturday, Aug. 27), which is slated to air at 9 p.m. ET on pay-per-view. 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 134 coverage you can handle.