“Inside MMA” Makes Live Debut At the UFC Weigh-Ins This Friday

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HDNet takes MMA fans inside “UFC 126: Silva vs. Belfort” with LIVE on location coverage – Tomorrow Night at 7:00 p.m. ET

DALLAS (February 3, 2011) – “Inside MMA” is on the road this week with LIVE coverage of the “UFC 126: Silva vs. Belfort” weigh-ins from Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.

Kenny Rice and Bas Rutten will be joined by Urijah Faber, Anthony Pettis, and Mike Goldberg to break down the fights and Ron Kruck will interview Saturday’s combatants as they step off the scale. Joe Rogan will emcee the event.

“HDNet is committed to taking our viewers inside the sport like no other network,” said Mark Cuban, Chairman of HDNet. “LIVE on-site coverage of MMA’s biggest events is a cornerstone of that commitment and we are excited to present ‘Inside MMA’ LIVE at the UFC weigh-ins for the very first time.”

The Super Bowl™ Saturday event in Las Vegas is a UFC tradition, annually featuring one of the best fight cards of the year. “UFC 126” is no exception with one of the deepest cards in recent memory. In the main event of the evening, Anderson Silva defends his UFC Middleweight Title against Vitor Belfort, plus Forest Griffin meets Rich Franklin and Jon Jones takes on Ryan Bader.

“Inside MMA – UFC 126: Silva vs. Belfort Weigh-ins” airs LIVE this Friday at 7:00 p.m. ET on HDNet. The program will replay in its regular time slot later that night at 9:00 p.m. ET.

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