The official weigh in event for UFC 142: "Aldo vs. Mendes" is set to take place this Friday (Jan. 13, 2012) live from the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 4 p.m. ET.
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide up-to-the-second coverage of the UFC 142 weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
"Aldo vs. Mendes" will be headlined by featherweight champion Jose Aldo, defending his 145-pound title against undefeated wrestler Chad Mendes. In addition, Vitor Belfort will strap on the gloves to try and ruin Anthony Johnson's debut at middleweight.
Here is the current UFC 142 fight card and line up:
145 lbs.: Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes
Main card (pay-per-view):
Preliminary card (FX Channel):
Preliminary card (Facebook):
145 lbs.: Felipe Arantes vs. Antonio Carvalho
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, round-by-round coverage of UFC 142, beginning with the PPV telecast at 10 p.m. ET on Jan. 14. In addition, we will deliver up-to-the-minute quick results of all the under card action much earlier on fight night.
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 142 coverage you can handle.
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