Photo of Thiago Alves by Sam Morris for Las Vegas Sun.
The official weigh in event for UFC on FX 2: "Alves vs. Kampmann" is set to take place on Friday, March 2, 2012, live from the Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia.
Because of the difference in time zones, the weigh in event will stream stateside live on Thursday night (March 1) at 10 p.m. ET.
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide up-to-the-second coverage of the UFC on FX 2 weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
UFC on FX 2, which will mark the promotion's second appearance on the cable television channel, will be headlined by a welterweight showdown pitting former title contender Thiago Alves against the venerable Martin Kampmann.
Here is the current UFC on FX 2 fight card and line-up:
170 lbs.: Thiago Alves vs. Martin Kampmann
Main card (FX Channel):
Preliminary card (FUEL TV):
145 lbs.: Mackens Semerzier vs. Daniel Pineda
205 lbs.: James Te Huna vs. Aaron Rosa
185 lbs.: Andrew Craig vs. Kyle Noke
170 lbs.: Jake Hecht vs. T.J. Waldburger
205 lbs.: Anthony Perosh vs. Nick Penner
145 lbs.: Cole Miller vs. Steven Siler
Preliminary card (Facebook):
265 lbs.: Oli Thompson vs. Shawn Jordan
Remember that MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action on fight night (Friday, March 2), which is slated to air at 8 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 Facebook and 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 2 coverage you can handle.
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