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Griffin Fails To Make Weight, Palaszewski Agrees To Catch-Weight Bout

By MATT BOONE
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

UFC featherweight contender Tyson Griffin failed to make weight for his scheduled bout against Bart Palaszewski at Saturday's UFC 137: “Diaz vs. Penn” event.

Griffin, who weighed in at 149 pounds for his initial attempt on the broadcasted version of the official UFC 137 weigh-ins, managed to drop only one additional pound for his next weigh-in attempt after the initial proceedings concluded.

Griffin's final official weigh-in attempt came in at 148 pounds. His scheduled opponent – Palaszewski – agreed to a 148-pound catch weight bout for Saturday night. As a result, Griffin will be fined 25-percent of his fight purse.

You can check out our full UFC 137 weigh-in report here: UFC 137: “Penn vs. Diaz” Official Weigh-In Results

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