The UFC will hold is first ever event in Sweden tomorrow, bringing the UFC on Fuel TV 2: Gustafsson vs. Silva fight card to fight fans in the land of saucy meatballs and IKEA.
Today, all of the fighters competing on the card tipped the scales today at the Ericsson Globe Arena – the site of the fight as well – and all made weight on their first attempt, with the exception of Dennis Siver.
Siver weighed in one pound heavy for his featherweight debut, but shed the necessary pounds in the extra time allotted. For full weigh-in results, click here or check out the video below.
UFC on Fuel TV 2 will feature a light heavyweight tilt between surging young Swede Alexander Gustafsson and seasoned Brazilian competitor Thiago Silva. Middleweights Brian Stann and Alessio Sakara will be supporting them in the evening’s co-main event.
As a result of the event taking place in Sweden, it will air Stateside starting in the morning. Fuel.tv will host the preliminary card broadcast, which will begin at 12:30 p.m/9:30 a.m. ET/PT and lead into the main card broadcast on Fuel TV that starts at 3:00 p.m./12:00p.m. ET/PT.