The official weigh in event for UFC on FX 5: "Browne vs. Bigfoot" is set to go down today (Thurs., Oct. 4, 2012) LIVE from the Pantages Theatre in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The first fighter is expected to tip the scale at 5 p.m. ET.
As usual, MMAmania.com will provide results and LIVE video feed of the UFC on FX 5 weigh ins, as well as wrap up with a detailed recap of the festivities as soon as they conclude.
"Browne vs. Bigfoot" will be headlined by towering top prospect Travis Browne, who looks to get himself into the Heavyweight title hunt by disposing of Strikeforce import Antonio Silva.
Elsewhere on the card, Jake Ellenberger tries to re-establish himself as a Welterweight contender against Jay Hieron while Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 14 Champion John Dodson gets his hands dirty against Jussier da Silva at Flyweight.
Here are the complete UFC on FX 5 weigh-in results:
265 lbs.: Travis Browne (246) vs. Antonio Silva (266)
Main Card (FX Channel):
170 lbs.: Jake Ellenberger (170) vs. Jay Hieron (170)
125 lbs.: John Dodson (126) vs. Jussier da Silva (126)
170 lbs.: Josh Neer (171) vs. Justin Edwards (170)
Preliminary Card (FUEL TV):
155 lbs.: Yves Edwards (156) vs. Jeremy Stephens (156)
155 lbs.: Danny Castillo (156) vs. Michael Johnson (156)
155 lbs.: Dennis Hallman (n/a) vs. Thiago Tavares (n/a)
170 lbs.: Shane Roller (156) vs. Jacob Volkmann (155)
145 lbs.: Diego Nunes (146) vs. Bart Palaszewski (147*)
125 lbs.: Phil Harris (125) vs. Darren Uyenoyama (125)
Preliminary Card (Facebook):
155 lbs.: Marcus LeVesseur (156) vs. Carlo Prater (156)
170 lbs.: Mike Pierce (171) vs. Aaron Simpson (171)
*Has one hour to lose the extra pound
MMAmania.com will provide LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the main card action on fight night (Fri., Oct. 5, 2012), which is slated to air at 8 p.m. ET on The FX Channel. The latest quick updates of the live action will begin to flow earlier than that around 5 p.m. ET with the "Prelims" bouts on Facebook and FUEL TV.
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