The official weigh-ins for “UFC 127: Penn vs. Fitch” takes place tonight inside the Acer Arena in Sydney, Australia. Stream Friday’s weight contest live right here on 5thRound.com starting at 10PM ET/7PM PT.
Former multi-divisional champ BJ Penn faces Jon Fitch in the card’s featured contest. The welterweights will battle for next dibs at the crown, which might be vacated if reigning king Georges St-Pierre defeats Jake Shields at UFC 129 and leaves the division for good.
Jorge Rivera will get the opportunity to back up his pre-fight antics when he meets Michael Bisping in the night’s co-main event.
Please click the media player below to watch today’s weigh-ins.
Here are the contestants that will be tipping the scales later this evening:
Maciej Jewtuszko vs. Curt Warburton
Mark Hunt vs Chris Tuchscherer
Riki Fukuda vs. Nick Ring
Tie Quan Zhang vs. Jason Reinhardt
Anthony Perosh vs. Tom Blackledge
Alexander Gustafsson vs. James Te Huna
Spencer Fisher vs. Ross Pearson
Chris Lytle vs. Brian Ebersole
Chris Camozzi vs. Kyle Noke
George Sotiropoulos vs. Dennis Siver
Jorge Rivera vs. Michael Bisping
BJ Penn vs. Jon Fitch