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We're one week away from all the scale-tipping festivities across the pond. Here's the 411 on the UFC on FUEL TV 7 weigh in event.
The official weigh in event for UFC on FUEL TV 7: "Barao vs. McDonald" is set to take place on Fri., Feb. 15, 2013, LIVE from Wembley Arena in London, England
The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 11 a.m. ET.
As usual, MMAmania.com will stream LIVE video results of the UFC on FUEL TV 7 weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
"Barao vs. McDonald" will feature temporary titleholder Renan "Barao" Pegado, who is ruler of the roost while reigning bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz tends to his troublesome knee, facing off against top division prospect Michael McDonald.
135 lbs.: Renan Barao (134) vs. Michael McDonald (134)
FUEL TV Main Card:
145 lbs.: Dustin Poirier (145) vs. Cub Swanson (146)
205 lbs.: Cyrille Diabate (205) vs. Jimi Manuwa (204)
170 lbs.: Gunnar Nelson (169) vs. Jorge Santiago (170)
205 lbs.: James Te Huna (205) vs. Ryan Jimmo (205)
170 lbs.: Che Mills (170) vs. Matt Riddle (170)
155 lbs.: Terry Etim (155) vs. Renee Forte (156)
155 lbs.: Danny Castillo (156) vs. Paul Sass (156)
145 lbs.: Josh Grispi (144) vs. Andy Ogle (145)
185 lbs.: Stanislav Nedkov (185) vs. Tom Watson (185)
135 lbs.: Vaughan Lee (134) vs. Motonobu Tezuka (135)
125 lbs.: Ulysses Gomez (126) vs. Phil Harris (125)
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 UFC 159 co-main eventer and hometown hero Michael Bisping at 2 p.m. local time.
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire card on fight day (Sat., Feb. 16, 2013), starting with the Facebook Prelims, which are scheduled to begin at 12 p.m. ET, as well as the main card, which is slated to air at 3 p.m. ET on FUEL TV.
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