UFC 57 Weigh-In Results And Photos

February 3, 2006
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Randy Couture at UFC 57

Randy Couture at UFC 57

More than three thousand fans flocked to the Mandalay Bay Arena to witness former UFC Light-Heavyweight Champion, Randy ‘The Natural’ Couture, and current UFC Light-Heavyweight Champion, Chuck ‘The Iceman’ Liddell, step on the scales to weigh-in for Saturday night’s UFC 57.

Chuck Liddell at UFC 57

Chuck Liddell at UFC 57

Every fighter made weight and the card is official. The fireworks of the weigh-ins came from Joe Riggs who started talking smack to Nick Diaz before, during, and after weighing in. UFC president, Dana White, had to step between the two welterweights during their intense stare down.

Former UFC Heavyweight Champion, Frank Mir, tipped the scales at 257 for his return to the UFC bout against Marcio ‘Pe De Pano’ Cruz. Mike Whitehead made weight for his bout against Keith Jardine, but only after having to strip down to his birthday suit. Elvis Sinosic stepped on the scales with bright red hair, but looking to be in excellent shape for his fight with Alessio Sakara.

Nick Diaz at UFC 57

Nick Diaz at UFC 57

MMAWeekly’s Scott Petersen captured the event in photos. Click on MMAWeekly’s gallery to view the pictures as MMAWeekly continues to provide you with industry leading event coverage.

Official Weigh-in results:

Prelim bouts:

Mike Whitehead 206
Keith Jardine 206

Joe Riggs at UFC 57

Joe Riggs at UFC 57

Jeff Monson 239
Brandon Lee Hinkle 227

Paul Buentello 254
Gilbert Aldana 257

Elvis Sinosic 205
Sakara 205

Main Card:

Joe Riggs 169.5
Nick Diaz 170

Renato Sobral 'Babalu' at UFC 57

Renato Sobral 'Babalu' at UFC 57

Babalu 205
Mike Van Arsdale 205

Frank Mir 257
Pay De Pano 233

Brandon Vera 226
Justin Eilers 232

Chuck Liddell 204
Randy Couture 203

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