Tickets On Sale This Week For UFC on FOX 9
Posted by Joseph Lee on 10.01.2013
Pettis vs. Thomson...
MMA Junkie reports that tickets go on sale this week for UFC on FOX 9. The event takes place on December 14 at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California. It features UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis (17-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) vs. Josh Thomson (20-5 MMA, 3-1 UFC) in the main event. It will also feature Urijah Faber vs. Michael McDonald, Chad Mendes vs. Nik Lentz and Danny Castillo vs. Edson Barboza. Mendes, Faber and Castillo are all a part of Sacramento's Team Alpha Male.
Tickets go on sale for UFC Fight Club members tomorrow at 10 AM PT. E-newsletter subscribers can buy them at 10 AM PT on Thursday. Everyone else can buy them at the same time on Friday. Tickets range from $50 to $225, plus fees.
The UFC will hold a pre-fight news conference on Thursday in Sacramento. It takes place at the Sacramento Kings' practice facility at the Sleep Train Arena. It's free and open to the public. Those expected to be in attendance include UFC President Dana White, Pettis, Thomson, Faber, McDonald, Mendes, Lentz, Carlos Condit and Matt Brown.
Here's the current card:
Champ Anthony Pettis vs. Josh Thomson - for UFC lightweight title