The weigh-ins for UFC:108 Evans vs. Silva took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas this evening. The live feed of the weigh-in was available on FiveOuncesofPain.com and should be able to be viewed via replay shortly after the conclusion of the event.
UFC:108 has seen the loss of 9 fights, and today’s weigh-ins wasn’t without issue as Co-headline participant Paul Daley failed to make weight on his first try. Daley tipped the scales at 172 pounds, 1 pound over the limit for his bout with Dustin Hazelett. Daley will have 2 hours to lose the pound.***
Tomorrow’s event will feature two fights on Spike TV starting at 9pm, and the Main Card PPV broadcast starts at 10pm ET.
Rashad Evans (205) vs. Thiago Silva (205)
Paul Daley (172*) vs. Dustin Hazelett (168)
Joe Lauzon (155) vs. Sam Stout (155)
Duane Ludwig (156) vs. Jim Miller (155)
Junior Dos Santos (237) vs. Gilbert Yvel (239)
SpikeTV Prelims 9pm ET
Cole Miller (155) vs. Dan Lauzon (155)
Martin Kampmann (171) vs. Jacob Volkmann (171)
Undercard ( un-aired)
Mark Munoz (185) vs. Ryan Jensen (186)
Mike Pyle (171) vs. Jake Ellenberger (170)
Rafael Oliveira (156) vs. John Gunderson (155)
***Paul Daley was not allowed to attempt a weight cut of the final pound. NSAC officials would not allow it due to heath concerns. The fight will now be contested at 172 pounds with 10 percent of Daley’s purse going to Hazelett. ( credit MMAJunkie.com)