Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently tied a ribbon around its UFC Fight Night 82 weigh in event for "Hendricks vs. Thompson," which took place earlier today (Fri., Feb. 5, 2016) inside MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, host venue for tomorrow night's mixed martial arts (MMA) extravaganza on FOX Sports 1.
For complete UFC "Vegas" weigh in text results and full video replay click here.
Headlining this weekend's cobbled-together combat sports event in the bright lights of "Sin City" is the welterweight contender fight pitting ex-division kingpin Johny "Bigg Rigg" Hendricks opposite kickboxing phenom Stephen "Wonderboy" Thompson.
Watch them come face-to-face in the video below.
170 on the dot! @JohnyHendricks looking lean and better than ever. He'll need it against @WonderBoyMMA! #UFCVegas https://t.co/bUbHLo8Mi8— FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) February 6, 2016
In the UFC Fight Night 82 co-main event, long-time heavyweight hurter Roy "Big Country" Nelson will test his takedown defense against collegiate wrestling standout Jared "Big Show" Rosholt, who puts his three-fight win streak on the line against the portly power-puncher.
Watch them square off below:
#UFCVegas: Roy Nelson (258) vs. Jared Rosholt (245) https://t.co/y8frhelEK4— FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) February 6, 2016
Nothing left to do now except fight.
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of the entire UFC Fight Night 82 fight card on fight night (click here), starting with the Fight Pass "Prelims" matches online, which are scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. ET, followed by the remaining under card balance on FOX Sports 1 at 8 p.m. ET, before the FOX Sports 1 main card start time at 10 p.m. ET.
For much more on tomorrow night's UFC Fight Night 82 event click here.