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Wednesday, 04/24/2013, 09:14 am

UFC 162: Silva vs. Weidman Tickets On Sale May 8

 

Tickets for UFC 162 will go on sale Wednesday May 8.  The July 6 event will be held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, NV.

 

UFC 162 will feature a main event fight for the UFC middleweight championship fight between challenger Chris Weidman (9-0) and champion and pound-for-pound great, Anderson Silva (33-4).  Silva is 16-0 in the UFC with a record 10 title defenses.

 

Tickets to UFC 162 will be available to the general public on May 10 at 10am PT, but the UFC offers early purchase to its newsletter subscribers and its UFC Fight Club members.  UFC.com e-newsletter subscribers can buy tickets May 9 beginning at 10am PT, and UFC Fight Club members beginning May 8 at 10am PT.

 

The night will be a stacked night of fights featuring Chan Sung Jung, “The Korean Zombie,” facing Ricardo Lamas; Mark Munoz returning after nearly 12 months to face fellow middleweight Tim Boetsch; Frankie Edgar continuing his run at featherweight against Charles Oliveira; and Denis Siver taking on Cub Swanson.  The order of bouts is still to be determined at this point.

 

The main event of the card is slated to begin at 7pm PT.

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