**Originally posted on FightLaunch.com**
The Arnold Sports Festival which is held every year in Columbus, Ohio brings in over 150,000 fitness fans every year. Overall the past several years the UFC and WEC have become regular fan favorites at the event. UFC & WEC celebrities can be found throughout the Arnold Fitness Expo signing autographs and meeting with fans. This year at the 2010 Arnold Sports Festival, for the first time the official WEC weigh-ins took place center stage.
WEC 47: Bowles vs. Cruz is a stacked card featuring twenty two competitors. The card is headlined by Bantamweight champion Brian Bowles who makes his first WEC title defense against Dominick Cruz. The card also features former bantamweight champ Miguel Torres, Joseph Benavidez, MMA veteran Jens Pulver, and L.C. Davis. All of the twenty two WEC 47 fighters made weight.
If you are in Columbus this weekend - come by Nationwide Arena as tickets are still available and under $30! If you cannot make it to Columbus, be sure to catch WEC 47 live on Versus tonight beginning at 10 PM EST. Be sure to check out all of the other pictures on our FightLaunch Facebook page.