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The UFC 56 Weigh-ins took place from Las Vegas and MMAWeekly’s Scott Petersen reports that Joe Riggs could not make weight for the title. We will have photo’s and video coming up on MMAWeekly TV.
The big story from the weigh-in was the fact that Joe Riggs was over and will not fight for the world title. He weighed in at 172, initially, tried to weigh-in again later, actually gained a pound and the third and final attempt could not make weight. The fight will now be a three round bout.
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Here are the official weights and photos are in photo gallery.
UFC 56 NOVEMBER 19TH – LAS VEGAS
- Matt Hughes(170) vs Joe Riggs(172) RIGGS DOESN’T MAKE WEIGHT ITS A NON-TITLE FIGHT.
- Rich Franklin(183.5) vs Nate Quarry(185)
- Jeremy Horn(186) vs Trevor Prangley(185)
- Sam Hoger(205) vs Jeff Newton(203)
- Sean Sherk(170) vs Georges St.Pierre(169)
- Kevin Jordan(247) vs. Gabriel Gonzaga(255)
- Nick Thompson(171) vs. Keith Wisniewski(170.5)
- Thiago Alves(169.5) vs. Ansar Chalangov(169)