Originally written December 29, 2011 on 5thRound.com:
All the fighters slated to participate in tomorrow night’s “UFC 141: Lesnar vs. Overeem” event will be tipping the scales today inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The first athlete is scheduled to weigh-in at approximately 7PM ET/4PM PT. Please click HERE if you would like to stream Friday’s weight competition. Brock Lesnar (Pictured) ends his 14-month hiatus to welcome former Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem into the Octagon on Friday night. The top contender scrap headlines the pay-per-view broadcast. Lightweights Donald Cerrone and Nate Diaz will serve as the card’s co-featured contest. Here are the official results from Thursday’s weigh-ins:
Preliminary Bouts: (Facebook 6:50PM ET/3:50PM PT) Manny Gamburyan () vs. Diego Nunes () Luis Ramos () vs. Matt Riddle () Efrain Escudero () vs. Jacob Volkmann () Sean Pierson () vs. Dong Hyun Kim () (Spike TV 9PM ET/6PM PT) Danny Castillo () vs. Anthony Njokuani () Ross Pearson () vs. Junior Assuncao () Main Bouts: (Pay-Per-View 10PM ET/7PM PT) Jim Hettes () vs. Nam Phan () Vladimir Matyushenko () vs. Alexander Gustafsson () Jon Fitch () vs. Johny Hendricks () Donald Cerrone () vs. Nate Diaz () Alistair Overeem () vs. Brock Lesnar ()
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