The weigh-ins for UFC 71, featuring the rematch between UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Chuck Liddell and Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, will air live on ESPNEWS the promotion confirmed today in a teleconference with media. The telecast will start at 4:05pm Pacific time.
Following the pay-per-view broadcast of UFC 71, ESPNNEWS will also carry interviews with both Liddell and Jackson.
“This is a an exciting announcement for us,” said UFC Director of Public Relations Jennifer Wenk. “We’re very pleased to be working with ESPN and we’re all looking forward to cultivating this new relationship with them.”