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Monday, 10/10/2011, 09:20 am

UFC 140 Main Card Set, Tickets For Event On Sale Thursday


UFC officials have put together a five-fight main card for their Dec. 10 pay-per-view event in Toronto Canada and tickets for it go on sale this week.

UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. A light-heavyweight title fight between current champ Jon Jones and former champ, Lyoto Machida will serve as the evening’s main event, live on pay-per-view.

In addition to the headlining bout between Jones and Machida, UFC fans will enjoy a heavyweight clash between Frank Mir and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, a light-heavyweight bout between Tito Ortiz and Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, a welterweight bout between Rory MacDonald and Brian Ebersole and a featherweight attraction between Mark Hominick and “The Korean Zombie” on the evenings main card.

Tickets for the event go on sale this Thursday at 10 a.m. ET for UFC Fight club members. UFC.com e-newsletter subscribers can jump in on the pre-sale action the following day at 10 a.m. ET and the general public can gain access to tickets sales this Saturday, Oct. 15 at 10 a.m. ET.

With the main card set the UFC 140 card currently looks as follows:


MAIN CARD:
(Pay-per-view)
• Champ Jon Jones vs. Lyoto Machida (for light-heavyweight title)
• Frank Mir vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira
• Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Tito Ortiz
• Brian Ebersole vs. Rory MacDonald
• Mark Hominick vs. Chan Sung Jung

PRELIMINARY CARD:
• Igor Pokrajac vs. Krzysztof Soszynski
• Dennis Hallman vs. John Makdessi
• Rich Attonito vs. Claude Patrick
• Mark Bocek vs. Nik Lentz
• John Cholish vs. Mitch Clarke



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