UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz goes down tomorrow night from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada and will feature a welterweight fight between 170lbs. scrappers BJ Penn and Nick Diaz, as well as heavyweight supporting bouts between Matt Mitrione and Cheick Kongo, as well as Roy Nelson and Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic.
All fighters competing on tomorrow night’s card tipped the scales today at the Mandalay Bay. Don’t forget to check back on FightLine.com tomorrow night for our live, ongoing coverage of the fights, which will begin around 2:50pm PT/5:50pm ET with the preliminary card.
Preliminary card (Facebook)
-(185lbs.): Dustin Jacoby (185) vs. Clifford Starks (186)
-(185lbs.): Chris Camozzi (185) vs. Francis Carmont (185)
-(155lbs.): Ramsey Nijem (155) vs. Danny Downes (155)
-(205lbs.): Brandon Vera (205) vs. Eliot Marshall (204)
Preliminary card (Spike TV)
-(145lbs.): Tyson Griffin (149)* vs. Bart Palaszewski (146)
-(155lbs.): Dennis Siver (155) vs. Donald Cerrone (156)
-(145lbs.): Hatsu Hioki (145) vs. George Roop (145)
-(135lbs.): Scott Jorgensen (135) vs. Jeff Curran (134)
-(265lbs.): Mirko Filipovi? (235) vs. Roy Nelson (252)
-(265lbs.): Cheick Kongo (234) vs. Matt Mitrione (255)
-(170lbs.): BJ Penn (169) vs. Nick Diaz (170)
*Griffin has one hour to lose the three pounds needed to make the featherweight limit.