The official weigh-ins for “UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson” take place tonight inside Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. Stream Saturday’s weight contest live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 11PM ET/8PM PT.
Benson Henderson (Pictured) challenges reigning lightweight king Frankie Edgar for his crown in Saturday night’s featured attraction. A light heavyweight affair between Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Ryan Bader will serve as the show’s co-main event.
The card takes place Sunday, February 26th in Japan in order to accommodate a live Saturday, February 25th 10PM ET/7PM PT pay-per-view start time in North America.
Please click the media player below to watch the weigh-ins:
Here are the athletes that will be tipping the scales later tonight:
(Facebook 7:30PM ET/4:30PM PT)
Tiequan Zhang vs. Issei Tamura
(FX 8PM ET/5PM PT)
Takeya Mizugaki vs. Chris Cariaso
Steve Cantwell vs. Riki Fukuda
Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto vs. Vaughan Lee
Takanori Gomi vs. Eiji Mitsuoka
(Pay-Per-View 10PM ET/7PM PT)
Joe Lauzon vs. Anthony Pettis
Hatsu Hioki vs. Bart Palaszewski
Yushin Okami vs. Tim Boetsch
Jake Shields vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama
Cheick Kongo vs. Mark Hunt
Quinton “Rampage” Jackson vs. Ryan Bader
Benson Henderson vs. Frankie Edgar (UFC Lightweight Champion)