UFC weigh-ins from Chicago



Weigh-ins for tomorrow's show on FX and FOX:

Facebook at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time:

David Mitchell (11-2, 171) vs. Simeon Thoresen (17-3-1, 171)

FX at 5 p.m.

Sean Spencer (9-1, 186) vs.  Rafael Natal (14-4-1, 185)

Shawn Jordan (13-4, 251) vs. Mike Russow (15-2, 1 no contest, 256)

Vladimir Matyushenko (26-6, 205) vs. Ryan Bader (15-3, 205)

Pascal Krauss (10-1, 171) vs. Mike Stumpf (11-3, 170)

Hatsu Hioki (26-5-2, 146) vs. Clay Guida (29-13, 146), - This was the first fight that the crowd reacted to.  Guida is from the area so that's part of it.  He's taking ofever to weigh in.  Looks smaller but ripped at his new weight.  He weighed 147, then took off more clothes (not nude) and hit 146.  He did that on purpose for more face time.

Matt Wiman (15-6, 156) vs. T.J. Grant (19-5, 155) - This was hilarious.  Chael Sonnen said that Matt Wiman no longer wants to be known as Handsome Matt Wiman, so he said, whatever you do, do not call him "Handsome" like it was 1975 and an announcer instructing people do not call Luke Graham "Crazy."

FOX at 8 p.m.

Richard Lamas (12-2, 145) vs. Erik Koch (13-1, 145)

Donald Cerrone (19-4, 1 no contest, 155) vs. Anthony Pettis (13-2, 155) - Crowd reacted to both of these guys like major stars.

Glover Teixeira (19-2, 206) vs. Rampage Jackson (32-9, 204)  - Crowd booing Teixeira.  Wait a minute, aren't UFC fans all closet racist white guys and that's why they boo Rashad Evans and Jon Jones).  Jackson is in tons beter shape than he was against Ryan Bader.  He's cutting a romo on Teixeira when they got face-to-face.  Crowd reacted to this like it's a big-time fight.  Jackson, no matter how many times he loses, has great charisma and crowd appeal

Demetrious Johnson (16-2-1, 125) vs. John Dodson (15-5, 124) - Crowd reaction to these two paled compared to the previous two fights. 

Send us a news tip: newstips@wrestlingobserver.com

Note to webmasters/reporters: When recapping news from this site or from our newsletters, please include a link to www.wrestlingobserver.com

For the most in-depth and detailed news and analysis on pro-wrestling and MMA, always turn to Wrestlingobserver.com/Figure Four Weekly Online, the #1 website of its kind on the Internet. Members receive online access to both the Wrestling Observer and Figure Four Weekly newsletters and growing archives, Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer three times per week, the popular Bryan and Vinny Show three times per week, additional radio shows including Figure Four Daily with Alvarez, Mike Coughlin's Five Star Radio, the Dr. Keith Lipinski Show, The Adam and Mike Big Audio Nightmare, Tough Talk and the Karl Stern Wrestling History Show, the infamous BOARD, and more! Members also have full access to the thousands of hours of audio in our radio show archives which date back to 2005. For your convenience, we offer secure online payments using your VISA, Mastercard, American Express, Discover card or PayPal account. Don't miss out on the fun, sign up now! Don't miss out on the fun, sign up now!

Want full access? QUICK AND EASY SIGN-UP, AS LOW AS $9.99 PER MONTH!

What did you think of Monday night's Raw?

 

Shouid Cena go heel?

 

Who was the star of Raw?