UFC Heads Back to Sacramento for UFC on FOX 9 on December 14

September 5, 2013 10:38 am by Christopher Murphy

The UFC will be returning to Sacramento, California for the last UFC on FOX card of 2013, marking the organization’s first fight in the city since 2007.


By Christopher Murphy @MurphMMA

UFC announced on Twitter Wednesday that it will be returning to Sacramento, California on December 14 for a UFC on FOX card.  Officials confirmed that the event will take place at the Arco Arena.

This card will mark the first UFC event in Sacramento since UFC 73 in Sacramento.  Zuffa, the parent company of the UFC, however held a number of WEC shows in Sacramento through 2010.

No fights have been announced, but it is hard to imagine that local fighter, Urijah Faber, would not be on the card.  Having last fought Iuri Alcantara in August, Faber could very well make a return to action in his hometown and look to extend his current winning streak to 4 fights.

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