Photo of Melvin Guillard courtesy of UFC.com.
The official weigh in event for UFC on FX 1: "Guillard vs. Miller" is set to take place this Thursday (Jan. 19, 2012) live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee.
The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 5 p.m. ET.
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide up-to-the-second coverage of the UFC on FX weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
UFC on FX 1, which will mark the promotion's inaugural effort on the FOX-owned network, will be headlined by two top lightweight contenders, Jim Miller vs. Melvin Guillard, who both had their 155-pound title-challenging aspirations dashed with disappointing losses in their most recent performances.
Here is the current "Guillard vs. Miller" fight card and line-up:
155 lbs.: Melvin Guillard vs. Jim Miller
Main Card (FX Channel):
Preliminary Card (FUEL TV):
185 lbs.: Jorge Rivera vs. Eric Schafer
155 lbs.: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Kamal Shalorus
170 lbs.: Charlie Brenneman vs. Daniel Roberts
155 lbs.: Fabricio Camoes vs. Tommy Hayden
145 lbs.: Daniel Pineda vs. Pat Schilling
135 lbs.: Nick Denis vs. Joseph Sandoval
For those fortunate enough to be in "Music City" this week, remember the weigh-in is FREE to attend and open to the public. Doors to the weigh-in will open at 3 p.m. CT. In addition, UFC Fight Club members will be able to attend a special Q&A session with "The American Psycho," Stephan Bonnar, 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 (Fri., Jan. 19), which is slated to air at 9 p.m. ET on the FX Channel. The latest quick updates of the live action will begin to flow earlier than that around 6 p.m. ET with the preliminary bouts on FUEL TV.
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 FX coverage you can handle.
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