UFC Making Debut in Singapore on January 4th
Posted by Larry Csonka on 08.29.2013
The UFC continues to expandů
According to mmajunkie.com, UFC Managing Director of Asia Mark Fischer has announced that the UFC will debut in Singapore on January 4th. The event is said to be the first of many set for Asia in 2014. Fischer had the following to say about the eventů
"This marks a bold step for UFC's expansion in Asia and is the first of a series of events in Asia planned for 2014. After kicking off the year in Singapore, our fans can expect several other UFC events around the region on the docket next year, including two more fights at the Venetian's Cotai Arena in Macau. We know many fans in Singapore and Southeast Asia have been waiting to experience the excitement of a live UFC event, and this will certainly be a great springboard for our continued development in this part of the world."
The Asian cards will feature a mix of established UFC stars and top Asian prospects. Some of those prospects could come from the upcoming Chinese version of "The Ultimate Fighter," which will debut in November.