UFC NEWS – Fans Invited To This Weeks Free UFC 140 Pre-Fight Festivities
This week UFC officials are inviting fans in the Toronto area to come out to the free and open to the public UFC 140 open workouts and pre-fight press conference.
UFC 140 takes place this Saturday, December 10th at the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada and is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight featuring Jon Jones and Lyoto Machida.
First on the agenda are the open workouts which are set to take place tomorrow, Dec. 7 at Xtreme Couture Toronto, located at 700 Kipling Ave. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. (local time) and fighters from the top three bouts of the pay-per-view card will put on a display of technique and work up a sweat for the fans and media in attendance just thirty-minutes later at noon.
The pre-fight press conference takes place the following day (Thursday, Dec. 8) from the TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 1, located at 350 King Street West. Doors open to the public at noon and the press conference will go down just one-hour later.
We have been notified that space is limited and fan entry is on a first-come-first-serve basis.
The complete lineup for UFC 140 includes:
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. Claude Patrick
Mark Hominick vs. Chan Sung Jung
PRELIMINARY CARD: (ION Television)
Igor Pokrajac vs. Krzysztof Soszynski
Jared Hamman vs. Constantinos Philippou
Dennis Hallman vs. John Makdessi
Yves Jabouin vs. Walel Watson
PRELIMINARY CARD: (Facebook)
Mark Bocek vs. Nik Lentz
Rich Attonito vs. Jake Hecht
John Cholish vs. Mitch Clarke