Fans Invited To UFC 168 Weigh-Ins, Q&A With Bruce Buffer
Posted by Joseph Lee on 12.18.2013
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MMA Junkie reports that on the day after Christmas, UFC will host a press event for UFC 168 including weigh-ins and a Q&A with Bruce Buffer. The card takes place on December 28 and airs on PPV from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The show features two main events including middleweight champion Chris Weidman (10-0 MMA, 6-0 UFC) vs. Anderson Silva (33-5 MMA, 16-1 UFC) and women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey (7-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) vs. Miesha Tate (13-4 MMA, 0-1 UFC).
There will be a stream of the event on MMA Junkie. Fans in Las Vegas can attend for free. The pre-event press conference will be at MGM Grand's Studios A & B. It's open to the public and doors open at 12:30 PM PT. The event begins at 1 PM PT. Those in attendance include UFC President Dana White, Weidman, Silva, Rousey, Tate, Josh Barnett and Travis Browne.
The weigh-ins happen on Friday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena at 4 PM PT. Doors open to the public at 3 PM PT. Before the weigh-in will be the Q&A with Buffer at 2 PM PT. Doors open for that at 1:30 PM PT.
Here's the full card:
MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 10 p.m. ET)
Champ Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva – for middleweight title
Champ Ronda Rousey vs. Miesha Tate – for women's bantamweight title