The official weigh-in event for UFC on Versus 2: "Jones vs. Matyushenko" is set to take place at the San Diego Sports Arena in San Diego, California, on Saturday, July 31, 2010.
It is currently scheduled to air LIVE right here on MMAmania.com, as well as on several other online destinations, via streaming video. The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 7 p.m. ET.
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide the latest coverage of the UFC on Versus 2 weigh-ins, as well as provide a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
"Jones vs. Matyushenko" will feature a match-up between light heavyweight superstar in the making Jon "Bones" Jones and Belarusian brawler Vladimir "The Janitor" Matyushenko.
Also on tap for Aug. 1 is a middleweight mash-up between Mark Munoz and Yushin Okami while Takanori Gomi looks for his first win as a Zuffa lightweight against Tyson Griffin.
Here’s the current UFC on Versus 2 fight card:
205 lbs.: Jon Jones vs. Vladimir Matyushenko
Main card (Televised):
185 lbs.: Mark Munoz vs. Yushin Okami
170 lbs.: Jake Ellenberger vs. John Howard
155 lbs.: Takanori Gomi vs. Tyson Griffin
Under card (May not be broadcast):170 lbs.: Paul Kelly vs. Jacob Volkmann
205 lbs.: James Irvin vs. Igor Pokrajac
185 lbs.: Mike Massenzio vs. Brian Stann
170 lbs.: DaMarques Johnson vs. Matthew Riddle
155 lbs.: Darren Elkins vs. Charles Oliveira
155 lbs.: Willamy Freire vs. Thiago Tavares
185 lbs.: Rob Kimmons vs. Steve Steinbeiss
For those fortunate enough to be in "America's Finest City" for the promotion’s debut in San Diego, remember that the weigh-in is FREE to attend and open to the public. Doors to the weigh-in will open at 3 p.m. local time for the general public.
In addition, UFC Fight Club members will be able to attend a special Q&A session with former Ultimate Fighter and hard-hitting light heavyweight Krzysztof Soszynski prior to that at 2 p.m. local time.
Remember that MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action on fight night (Sunday, Aug. 1), which is slated to air at 9 p.m. ET on the Versus Network. The latest quick updates of the live action will begin to flow earlier than that around 7 p.m. ET with the preliminary bouts.
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 Versus 2" coverage you can handle.