OAKLAND CA - AUGUST 06: (L-R) UFC Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva refuses to face off with opponent Chael Sonnen at the UFC 117 weigh-in at Oracle Arena on August 6 2010 in Oakland California. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
The official weigh in event for UFC 148: "Silva vs. Sonnen 2" took place today (Fri., July 6, 2012) from the UFC Fan Expo at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Everyone is on weight and ready to go. And for those hoping Silva and Sonnen would get into it during the staredown, they never got the chance. Too much security.
Well, "The Spider" shoulder tapped Sonnen but that's all. Tomorrow night it goes down.
UFC 148 is where the two best Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen, will hook 'em up for a second time following a five-round nailbiter way back at UFC 117 in August 2010. And, just like before, "The Spider's" 185-pound title will be on the line.fighters in the world,
But that's not all.
Here is the current UFC 148 fight card and line up:
185 lbs.:(184) vs.
Main card (pay-per-view):
185 lbs.: (185)
Preliminary card (FX Channel):
185 lbs.: (186)
155 lbs.: (155)
Preliminary card (Facebook):
155 lbs.:(156) vs. (156)
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 148 coverage you can handle.
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