All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC 115: Liddell vs. Franklin” event will be tipping the scales today inside the General Motors Place in Vancouver, Canada. Watch the weigh-ins LIVE right here on 5thRound.com starting at 7PM ET/4PM PT!
Saturday’s event is headlined by a 205-pound matchup between former champ Chuck Liddell and former middleweight king Rich Franklin. Liddell was slated to complete his trilogy with longtime foe Tito Ortiz, however “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” was forced to pull out due to neck surgery.
Liddell owns a convincing 21-7 professional record, although has dropped four of his last five bouts – three of which were in knockout fashion.
Franklin holds an impressive 25-5 mark of his own, however was last seen getting knocked out by Vitor Belfort in a 195-pound catchweight bout at UFC 103 last September.
Please click the media player below to watch today’s weight contest.
Official UFC 115 Fight Card:
Jesse Lennox vs. Mike Pyle
Ricardo Funch vs. Claude Patrick
Peter Sobotta vs. James Wilks
David Loiseau vs. Mario Miranda
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Mac Danzig vs. Matt Wiman
Evan Dunham vs. Tyson Griffin
Carlos Condit vs. Rory MacDonald
Ben Rothwell vs. Gilbert Yvel
Martin Kampmann vs. Paulo Thiago
Patrick Barry vs. Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic
Chuck Liddell vs. Rich Franklin