UFC 126 Weigh Ins

Saturday, 5 February 2011

UFC 126 Weigh Ins

UFC 126 weigh-in: Silva wears mask and nearly starts a brawl

Turns out Dana White was right about the polite press conference on Wednesday. He called it 30 minutes of bull[expletive]. Vitor Belfort and Anderson Silva said little, but White said there was a lot of anger beneath the surface that we weren't seeing.

At today's weigh-in in Las Vegas, the angst between the fighters boiled over.

Silva weighed in, hustled across the stage, put on a mask and got right in Belfort's face. Belfort didn't want to back down and pushed forward. Eventually, Silva took of the mask and the jawing began. ( Read UFC 126 Weigh Ins more... )

Watch UFC 126 Weigh-ins Live Online

All 22 fighters in the UFC 126 will be a step on the scale at 126 UFC weigh-in Friday evening, and Vitor Belfort accused the king of mean Anderson Silva delivery to the front to intimidate his past victims. During the weigh-ins Friday, “Spider” said rocking some hats Jabbawockeez, when he and Belfort stood face to face.

Once the Brazilians each tipped the scales at 185 pounds, which makes long-awaited championship on Saturday it’s official, the former Amigos exchanged some heated words and had to be separated by company officials. ( Read UFC 126 Weigh Ins more... )

As today’s UFC 126 Weigh-Ins Approach, Tensions Are Beginning To Mount Between Silva And Belfort

By Joe Ferraro

The build up during fight week is often a steady progression of excitement and curiosity, that builds exponentially on a daily basis, until it all reaches it’s apex on fight night; but for some reason in Las Vegas, there is a sense of tension in the air as we move closer to UFC 126: Silva vs Belfort.

It is undeniable that Saturday’s main event between UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and former friend and fellow Brazilian Vitor Belfort is personal for the champ; one could see his treatment of the challenger during the staredowns at the pre-fight press conference.

While it’s not a rarity for “The Spider” to exude some emotional distain for his opposition, it seems different this time around; somethings not right. ( Read UFC 126 Weigh Ins more... )

UFC 126 Weigh Ins : Anderson Silva vs Vitor Belfort

Anderson Silva & Vitor Belfort face off at the weigh in for UFC 126. Anderson Silva puts on a mask.

UFC 126 Anderson Silva vs Vitor Belfort Weigh-Ins — 7pm EST from the Mandala Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.

Anderson Silva (185) vs. Vitor Belfort (185)
Forrest Griffin (205) vs. Rich Franklin (203)
Ryan Bader (205) vs. Jon Jones (206)
Jake Ellenberger (171) vs. Carlos Eduardo Rocha (170) ( Read UFC 126 Weigh Ins more... )

Watch today's UFC Q&A with Urijah Faber and Anthony Pettis at 5 p.m. ET

As a precursor to today's UFC 126 fighter weigh-ins, the UFC hosts a Q&A session with fighters Urijah Faber and Anthony Pettis.

You can watch a live video stream of the event here on MMAjunkie.com beginning at 5 p.m. ET (2 p.m. PT).

The fan-geared event takes place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, which also hosts Saturday's UFC 126 pay-per-view event.

For more on UFC 126, stay tuned to the UFC Rumors section of MMAjunkie.com. ( Read UFC 126 Weigh Ins more... )

Related Searches:
ufc 126, mmajunkie, ufc, anderson silva, vitor belfort

Courtesy : Yahoo! Sports , The NewsPK , Rogers Broadcasting , Hots Live & MMA Junkie

0 komentar:

Post a Comment

Insert Ur Comment!

eXTReMe Tracker