Final EliteXC Presser, Weigh-Ins On Thursday & Friday

John Beyrooty from Showtime sent along the following to MMANews.com:

FINAL PRESS CONFERENCE, WEIGH-IN (OPEN TO PUBLIC) AT STOCKTON ARENA THURSDAY & FRIDAY, RESPECTIVELY, 2 P.M. PT

WHEN: Press Conference, Thursday, July 24

2 p.m. PT

Weigh In, Friday, July 25 (Open to public)

2 p.m. PT

WHERE: Stockton Arena, Arena Conference Room, North Side Concourse Level

248 Fremont Street
Stockton, Calif. 95203

(925) 639-2168

WHO: Stockton’s world-ranked Nick Diaz, talented Jake Shields of San Francisco, Hard-Hitting Scott “Hands of Steel” Smith, of Elk Grove, EliteXC Middleweight Champion “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler, Thomas “Wildman” Denny, Nick “The Goat” Thompson, Shayna “The Queen Of Spades” Baszler, Cristiane Cyborg, Antonio “Big Foot” Silva, Justin Eilers, Rafael Feijao, Travais Galbraith, Wilson Reis, Brian Caraway and more.

WHAT: Final press conference and weigh in for the mixed martial arts standouts will fight on EliteXC’s spectacular mixed martial arts fight card on Saturday, July 26, at the Stockton Arena.

Tickets for the most significant sporting event in the recent history of Stockton start at $35 and can be purchased at the Stockton Arena Box Office (Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.) and Saturday (noon-4 p.m.), by phone at (209) 373-1700 and (866) 373-7088 (toll free) or online at www.stocktontickets.com.

The event is presented by Los Angeles-based ProElite, Inc .’s live fight division, EliteXC. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. PT. The first live fight is at 3:15.

No less than seven fights on Saturday will be televised on SHOWTIME (8 p.m. ET/PT) and on CBS ELITEXC SATURDAYNIGHT FIGHTS on the CBS Television Network (9 p.m. ET/PT)

In an eagerly awaited rematch, Lawler will defend his EliteXC middleweight title against Smith in the main event of a two-hour CBS broadcast. In other fights, Shields and Thompson collide for the vacant EliteXC middleweight title, Diaz faces Denny and Baszler battles Cyborg.

Silva and Eilers will clash for the vacant EliteXC heavyweight title in the main event of the SHOWTIME telecast. In other SHOWTIME fights, Feijao faces Galbraith and Reis collides with Caraway.

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