UFC 137 Press Conference Hosted on Brooklyn Bridge

Written by Tom Ngo
October 23rd, 2011

UFC President Dana White

This Thursday, the world’s premier MMA promotion will host UFC 137‘s pre-fight press conference on the Brooklyn Bridge. No, not that one, the replica at New York New York Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The presser kicks off at 4PM ET/1PM PT. If you happen to be wondering aimlessly on The Las Vegas Strip, the powwow is free and open to the public.

UFC.com will also offer up a live stream of the festivities.

Joining UFC president Dana White (Pictured) at the podium will be featured fighters BJ Penn and Nick Diaz, co-main event participants Matt Mitrione and Cheick Kongo, as well as Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic and Roy Nelson.

UFC 137 takes place this Saturday inside the Mandalay Bay Events Center. The pay-per-view broadcast airs live at 9PM ET/6PM PT.

Here is the card’s roster:

Preliminary Bouts:

(Facebook 6:15PM ET/3:15PM PT)

Dustin Jacoby vs. Clifford Starks

Francis Carmont vs. Chris Camozzi

Danny Downes vs. Ramsey Nijem

Eliot Marshall vs. Brandon Vera

(Spike TV 8PM ET/5PM PT)

Bart Palaszewski vs. Tyson Griffin

Dennis Siver vs. Donald Cerrone

Main Bouts:

(Pay-Per-View 9PM ET/6PM PT)

Hatsu Hioki vs. George Roop

Jeff Curran vs. Scott Jorgensen

Roy Nelson vs. Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic

Matt Mitrione vs. Cheick Kongo

BJ Penn vs. Nick Diaz

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