UFC on FX 5 Weigh-In Video and Results: Heated staredown between Browne and SIlvaPosted on October 4, 2012, 06:30 PM by Anton Gurevich
UFC on FX 5 combatants stepped on the scale at Target Center in Minneapolis, California, as part of the official weigh-in procedure ahead of tomorrow's fight card.
Main eventers Travis "Hapa" Browne and Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva engaged in a heated staredown, promising an all-out war in their long-anticipated encounter. WEC veteran Bart Palaszewski missed weight by 1lbs, but was then cleared for his fight with Diego Nunes.
Scheduled fight between Dennis Hallman and Thiago Tavares will not take place, after Hallman missed weight by 7lbs. Tavares gave Hallman a permission to come 3lbs over, but the 51-14 veteran failed in his attempt to make the fight official.
Full UFC on FX 5 Weigh-In Results via MMAJunkie.com:
MAIN CARD (FX, 8 p.m. ET)
Travis Browne (246) vs. Antonio Silva (266)
Jake Ellenberger (170) vs. Jay Hieron (170)
John Dodson (126) vs. Jussier Formiga (126)
Josh Neer (171) vs. Justin Edwards (170)
PRELIMINARY CARD (FUEL TV, 5 p.m. ET)
Yves Edwards (156) vs. Jeremy Stephens (156)
Danny Castillo (156) vs. Michael Johnson (156)
Dennis Hallman (n/a)+ vs. Thiago Tavares (n/a)+
Shane Roller (156) vs. Jacob Volkmann (155)
Diego Nunes (146) vs. Bart Palaszewski (146)*
Phil Harris (125) vs. Darren Uyenoyama (125)
PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook, 4 p.m. ET)
Marcus LeVesseur (156) vs. Carlo Prater (156)
Mike Pierce (171) vs. Aaron Simpson (171)