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The official weigh in event for UFC 147: "Silva vs. Franklin 2" is set to take place today (Friday, June 22, 2012) LIVE from the Estadio Jornalista Felipe Drumond in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 4 p.m. local time (3 p.m. ET).
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide a live video feed and up-to-the-second coverage of the UFC 147 weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
Remember the weigh-in is FREE to attend and open to the public. Doors to the arena will open at 3 p.m. local time. In addition, UFC Fight Club members will be able to attend a special Q&A session with Shogun Rua and Junior dos Santos at 2 p.m. local time.
Complete UFC 147 weigh in results and live video stream after the jump.
Main Card (Pay-per-view):
185 lbs.: Cezar Ferreira (184) vs. Sergio Moraes (185)
145 lbs.: Rony Mariano Bezerra (146) vs. Godofredo Pepey (145)
265 lbs.: Mike Russow (248) vs. Fabricio Werdum (246)
145 lbs.: Yuri Alcantara (146) vs. Hacran Dias (146)
Preliminary Card (FX Channel):
145 lbs.: Rodrigo Damm (146) vs. Medeiros Anistavio (146)
185 lbs.: Francisco Drinaldo (183) vs. Delson Heleno (185)
185 lbs.: John Teixeira (150) vs. Hugo Viana (145)*
185 lbs.: Leonardo Mafra Teixeira (182) vs. Thiago de Oliveira Perpetuo (184)
Preliminary Card (Facebook):
*Teixieria has two hours to lose four pounds or risks forfeiting a percentage of his fight purse to Viana.
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action on fight night, which is slated to air at 10 p.m. ET on pay-per-view. The latest quick updates of the live action will begin to flow earlier than that around 6:45 p.m. ET with the "Prelims" bouts on Facebook and FX.
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 147 coverage you can handle.
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