“Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar is a fight the fans have wanted to see for a long time and on Feb. 2, the super fight is going to happen,” said UFC President Dana White. “Our fights on Super Bowl weekend are always some of the biggest and best and this year will be no different.”
The event, which features a featherweight title super fight between champion Jose Aldo and challenger Frankie Edgar, is set to go down on February 2nd from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.
UFC 156 tickets will range from just $75.00 to $750.00+.
The general public will be able to pick up tickets from retailers on November 30 at 3 p.m. ET. UFC Fight Club subscribers will be able to get in on pre-sale tickets on Nov. 28 and UFC.com e-newsletter subscribers can get in the pre-sale action on Nov. 29.
The UFC 156 lineup so far includes:
Champ Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar – for featherweight title
Alistair Overeem vs. Antonio Silva
Rashad Evans vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira
Jon Fitch vs. Demian Maia
Jay Hieron vs. Erick Silva