UFC on FOX 10 Weigh-Ins Happening On January 24
Posted by Joseph Lee on 01.08.2014
At the Chicago Theater...
MMA Junkie reports that weigh-ins for UFC on FOX 10 will happen Friday, January 24 at the Chicago Theater. The city will host the event on the next day at the United Center. The show features Benson Henderson against Josh Thomson in a lightweight fight, along with a heavyweight bout between Gabriel Gonzaga and Stipe Miocic.
The weigh-in ceremony is free and open to the public. Doors open at 3 PM CT local time. The first fighter weighs in at 4 PM CT. UFC Fight Club members can attend a Q&A session at 2 PM CT, and doors open at 1:30 PM CT. The fighter hasn't been revealed yet.
The Chicago Theater, located on State Street and almost 100 years old, has hosted weigh-ins on the three previous times the promotion visited Chicago for UFC 90, UFC on FOX 2 and UFC on FOX 6. UFC on FOX 10 will be the third straight January event in Chicago on the FOX network. In 2012, UFC on fOX 2 featured Rashad Evans vs Phil Davis (a light heavyweight title eliminator). UFC on FOX 6 in 2013 featured a flyweight title fight between champion Demetrious Johnson and challenger John Dodson.