UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch Weigh-In Results from Sydney, Australia

UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch Weigh-In Results from Sydney, Australia

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UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch Weigh-Ins will take place at the Acer Arena in Sydney Australia on February 25th. The weigh-ins will be streamed and updated live through this post starting 10PM EST.

UFC 127 will be headlined by a Welterweight battle between BJ Penn and Jon Fitch, who will fight for a possible shot at the UFC Welterweight title. The event will be headlined by a Middleweight bout between Michael “The Count” Bisping and the hard-hitting veteran Jorge Rivera. Also on the card, George Sotiropoulos will look to secure a shot at the UFC Lightweight title, facing the German kickboxing specialist Dennis Siver.

Please make sure you have Microsoft Silverlight installed on your computer before viewing the stream (courtesy of UFC.com).

Main event:

Welterweight: B.J. Penn (76 kg/167.2 lbs.) vs. Jon Fitch (77.2 kg/169.8 lbs.)

Main card:

Middleweight: Michael Bisping (84.2 kg/185.2 lbs.) vs. Jorge Rivera (84 kg/184.8 lbs.)
Lightweight: Dennis Siver (71.2 kg/156.6 lbs.) vs. George Sotiropoulos (70.8 kg/155.8 lbs.)
Welterweight: Chris Lytle (77.2 kg/169.8 lbs.) vs. Brian Ebersole (77.2 kg/169.8 lbs.)
Middleweight: Chris Camozzi (84.2 kg/185.2 lbs.) vs. Kyle Noke (83.6 kg/183.9 lbs.)

Ion:

Lightweight: Spencer Fisher (70.2 kg/154.4 lbs.) vs. Ross Pearson (70.6 kg/155.3 lbs.)
Light Heavyweight: Alexander Gustafsson (93.2 kg/205 lbs.) vs. James Te Huna (93 kg/204.6 lbs.)
Middleweight: Riki Fukuda (84 kg/184.8 lbs.) vs. Nick Ring (84 kg/184.8 lbs.)

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Light Heavyweight: Tom Blackledge (93.2 kg/205.2 lbs.) vs. Anthony Perosh (93 kg/204.6 lbs.)
Lightweight: Jason Reinhardt (66 kg/145.2 lbs.) vs. Tiequan Zhang (66.2 kg/145.6 lbs.)

Preliminary Card:

Heavyweight: Mark Hunt (119.2 kg/262.2 lbs.) vs. Chris Tuchscherer (118.6 kg/260.9 lbs.)
Lightweight: Maciej Jewtuszko (70.2 kg/154.4 lbs.) vs. Curt Warburton (70.8 kg/155.8 lbs.)

For complete UFC 127 Weigh-Ins Image Gallery, visit Heavy.com

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  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/whitey whitey

    A little early isn’t it?

    I saw this post and was like WTF since when were numbered events on Wednesday nights …

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/DeadlyIntentions93 DeadlyIntentions93

    So what prelims are they gonna air?

    Nick Ring, Pearson, Gustafsson and Hunt’s bouts should be aired on the Prelims in my opinion, whats your guys view.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/TheRealDeal TheRealDeal

    I agree.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/TheRealDeal TheRealDeal

    I don’t get the Siver/Sots fight. Nothing against Siver but there is a 90% chance he gets submitted in this one. He’s got a puncher’s chance at best. I understand the whole International thing but Sots should be fighting a top 5 lightweight, which Siver is not.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/DeadlyIntentions93 DeadlyIntentions93

    I agree too.

    He should be fighting the winner of Guida/Pettis or Henderson/Bocek or Guillard.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/RabbitPuncher RabbitPuncher

    Nick Ring ? Really? Isnt he that the guy from one of the seasons of TUF who was on his 3rd acl reconstruction? Why bother.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/DeadlyIntentions93 DeadlyIntentions93

    He’s a legit fighter and he’s fighting another legit guy, so yes i would like to see his fight on the prelims.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/swamprat swamp rat

    Fight cards on a Sunday just don’t have that same feel.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/movich movich

    i think it’ll still be on saturday, right?

    that’s just cause it’s in australia

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Riddle-jitsu Riddle-jitsu

    are you messing? siver is an animal hisground game is vastly superior to sots. siver by armbar he has well more victories via sub!

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Cronos Cronos

    What are you talking about! No way does Siver have better jits than G-Sot!

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/LieutenantDan LieutenantDan

    poor kennys getting bombarded with noob questions right now

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Warheadchief Warheadchief

    Wow, BJ should have loaded up on water and fiber to add MORE weight.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Scrappler Scrappler

    Jeez why are penn and fitch so close to eachother it looks like they are about to kiss, makes me uncomfortable :/

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Lokkey Lokkey

    this is going to be a long night for Jorge

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/DR3W DR3W

    you need to quit that black tare heroin bro

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Wolfi Wolfi

    I am a little confused. Did Siver miss weight? 156.6 pounds is not within the usual “we give you one pound because the scales are not accurate” limit.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/griffin griffin

    dam! Fitch looks mad skinny

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Boner89 Boner89

    I like how Bisping acts all professional in the pre-views interviews, says he’s more mature than Jorge, and than says he’s gonna F’n kill him at the weigh-in…

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Boner89 Boner89

    Why bother?? he might as well stay smaller so maybe he has a chance to use his speed to dodge Fitch long enough to KO him.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Boner89 Boner89

    HOMOPHOBIA

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Boner89 Boner89

    You have like an hour or something like that after the weigh-ins to loose the rest if you come in over.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Boner89 Boner89

    And P.S. how High is Joe Rogan in that Fitch-Penn pic AHAHA

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/cHodAX cHodAX

    Infront of 1000’s of fans he was bound to get pumped up and was already pissed off, Jorge was baiting him in the build up to the square-off as well and so Bisping finally let rip. Good on him, I hope he tears his face off tomorrow, Jorge’s recent antics have no place in MMA.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/JoeySantosus Joey Santosus

    Yea that and plus the UFC typically does not use digital scales, therefore any less than a pound doesn’t get recorded. So even tho it appears that they did use digital this time, I doubt they are going to penalize the fighters, who were likely not expecting the change.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/codemaster codemaster

    I give the edge to G-Sot, but I don’t think Siver is an unworthy opponent.

    Siver has been working very hard on his ground work, and he does have power in his hands and feet. G-Sot is not known for his striking–and Siver has a low center of gravity, so is hard to take down.

    Considering all this, I am looking forward to this fight–and I think G-Sot has his work cut out for him. I don’t see this as an easy win for G-Sot.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/codemaster codemaster

    If Bisping pumps up the fight–more people watch–and he probably gets more money.

    If I could get thousands of dollars just because I created a buzz for the fight, I would probably wear a mask at weigh-ins, and curse and throw chairs around.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Spyridon Spyridon

    Joe Rogan always wins the staredowns, man.

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/TheMMAfan TheMMAfan
  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/TheMMAfan TheMMAfan

    JON*

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Chris_Davies Chris_Davies

    precisely, just cos a guy is smaller doesn’t mean he has to be disadvantaged. If he’s smaller and faster then it could be trouble for Fitch after all, with respect to striking, speed = power

  • http://lowkickmma.com/author/Chris_Davies Chris_Davies

    Bisping looked proper angry, I’d like him to win but I’ve got money riding on Jorge cos of his odds and potential to get the KO