urijah-faber-24.jpgOfficial fighter weigh-ins for The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale take place Friday, April 12, at MGM Grand Hollywood Theatre in Las Vegas.

The nearby Mandalay Bay Events Center plays host to the following day’s FX-televised event, which features a bantamweight headliner between Urijah Faber (27-6 MMA, 3-2 UFC) and Scott Jorgensen (14-6 MMA, 3-2 UFC).

The weigh-ins are free and open to the public. Doors open at 5 p.m. ET (2 p.m. PT local time), and the first fighter is on the scale at 3 p.m. PT.

The event also featured the tournament final of “TUF 17,” which currently airs on FX and is in the semifinal round. The tournament final will co-headline the TUF 17 Finale event, and fights between eliminated cast members are expected to be part of the FUEL TV and Facebook prelims.

Due to a scheduling conflict with the smaller Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, officials ultimately booked Mandalay Bay Events Center for the event. It’s the first arena to host a TUF Finale event.

The latest TUF 17 Finale card includes:

  • Urijah Faber vs. Scott Jorgensen
  • TBA vs. TBA – “TUF 17? tournament final
  • Miesha Tate vs. Cat Zingano
  • Travis Browne vs. Gabriel Gonzaga
  • Cole Miller vs. Bart Palaszewski
  • Justin Lawrence vs. Daniel Pineda
  • Maximo Blanco vs. Sam Sicilia

For more on The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale, stay tuned to the UFC Rumors section of the site.

(Pictured: Urijah Faber)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

UFC Fight Night 66 live and official weigh-in results

  • 15 days ago
  • 3 views

PASAY, Philippines – UFC Fight Night 66 weigh-ins take place today, and you can join us for live text results beginning at 7 a.m. ET (4 a.m. PT).Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

UFC Fight Night 67 weigh-ins slated for Friday at 3 p.m. ET; Bethe Correia hosts Q&A

  • 4 days ago
  • 3 views

UFC Fight Night 67 fighter weigh-ins takes place Friday at 3 p.m. ET (noon ET), and an upcoming title challenger hosts the preceding Q&A session.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

UFC Fight Night 67 live and official weigh-in results

  • a day ago
  • 3 views

GOIANIA, Brazil – UFC Fight Night 67 fighter weigh-ins take place today, and you can get live text updates here beginning at 3 p.m. ET (noon PT).Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

UFC Fight Night 65 live and official weigh-in results

  • 22 days ago
  • 11 views

ADELAIDE, Australia – UFC Fight Night 65 fighter weigh-ins take place today, and you can get live text results here beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET (6:30 p.m. PT).Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

RFA vs. Legacy Superfight weigh-in results: Page and Pantoja on weight for superfight title

  • 23 days ago
  • 6 views

The weigh-ins for “AXS TV: RFA vs. Legacy Superfight” took place today and, while not every fighter was able to hit the mark, the two men vying for the AXS TV flyweight superfight championship both m read news >>

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao weigh-ins: Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao

  • 28 days ago
  • 123 views

At the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao weigh-ins, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao both easily made weight Friday evening at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. read news >>

Boxing Results: Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

  • 27 days ago
  • 4 views

MMA Fighting brings you Boxing results: Mayweather vs. Pacquiao. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao takes place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The event is headlined by a fight between Floyd Mayweather and Mann read news >>

Video: UFC Fight Night 66 fighter weigh-ins replay

  • 15 days ago
  • 8 views

PASAY, Philippines – Check out a video replay of today’s official fighter weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 66.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Video: UFC 187 fighter weigh-ins replay

  • 7 days ago
  • 21 views

LAS VEGAS – Check out a video replay of today’s official fighter weigh-ins for UFC 187.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Video: UFC Fight Night 65 fighter weigh-ins replay

  • 21 days ago
  • 5 views

ADELAIDE, Australia – Check out a video replay of today’s official fighter weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 65.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>