MMANews.com's own Sid Needelman was in Miami for the pre-fight festivities for the big EliteXC “Street Certified” show, which features the main event of Kimbo Slice vs. Tank Abbott. The following are some photos taken of Needelman hanging out with fighters, trainers, and promoters during the day. Check back at MMANews.com throughout fight weekend for more exclusive photo, video, audio and text coverage of the EliteXC show – as well as our live play-by-play results coverage of the televised portion of the card tonight, starting at 10:00PM EST.
Before we get to the photos, those in need of the weigh-in results for tonight's big event, check out those official numbers in our EliteXC “Street Certified” weigh-in results report.
Here are the photos, in no particular order:
UFC MW Champion – Anderson Silva
Kimbo Trainer – Bas Rutten
The Always Entertaining – Jason “MayheM” Miller
Anderson Silva & Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva
EliteXC Heavyweight Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva
EliteXC Heavyweight Kimbo Slice
EliteXC Promoter Gary Shaw And Kimbo Slice
EliteXC's Main Event – Kimbo Slice vs. Tank Abbott
EliteXC Heavyweight Fighter Ricco Rodriguez
Ricco Rodriguez And MMA Trainer Sal Soliz
EliteXC Lightweight Fight – Yves Edwards vs. Edson Berto
EliteXC Middleweights Scott Smith And Kyle Noke
EliteXC Heavyweights James Thompson vs. Brett Rogers
Make sure to check out MMANews.com's live results coverage of EliteXC “Street Certified” tonight at 10:00PM EST. Unfortunately, we'll only be covering the live televised bouts – but we hope to see you here tonight regardles!
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