clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Elite XC weigh ins for CBS Saturday Night Fights set for May 30

elitexc weigh in kimbo slice
The official weigh-ins for the Elite XC primetime special "Saturday Night Fights" are set for tomorrow (Friday, May 30) at 2 p.m. ET OUTSIDE the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

Be sure to bring the Kevlar.

Bad jokes aside, the event, which is located at 165 Mulberry St. in Newark (just two blocks from Newark Penn Station), is free and open to the public.

Therefore, if you're in the area be sure to stop by and check out the festivities.

Here's the card for the historic event in its entirety:

Main event:

265 lbs.: Kimbo Slice vs. James "The Colossus" Thompson

Main card (televised):

185 lbs.: Elite XC Middleweight Champion "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler vs. Scott "Hands of Steel" Smith
185 lbs: Joey Villasenor vs. Phil "The New York Badass" Baroni
140 lbs: Gina "Conviction" Carano vs. Kaitlin Young
265 lbs.: Brett "The Grim Rogers vs. Jon Murphy

Under card (may not be broadcast):

265 lbs.: Carlos Moreno vs. Carlton Haselrig
185 lbs.: Chris Liguori vs. Jim Bova
170 lbs.: Nick Serra vs. Matt Makowski
140 lbs.: Wilson Reis vs. Justin Robbins
160 lbs.: James "Binky" Jones vs. Calvin Kattar
135 lbs.: Zach Makovsky vs. Andre Soares
155 lbs.: Mike Groves vs. Joe Sampieri

If you're in the area, come down and check out the fighters as they go through with the last of the formalities before getting down on Saturday night. I'm pretty sure Gary Shaw will be emceeing this thing, and he's always good for a few laughs.

Remember that MMAmania.com will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, round-by-round coverage of the main card action, beginning at 9 p.m. ET with the CBS broadcast on fight night. In addition, we will post the latest quick results of the prelim action at around 7 p.m. ET.

Sign up for the newsletter Sign up for the MMA Mania Daily Roundup newsletter!

A daily roundup of all your fighting news from MMA Mania