UFC on FOX 13 Confirmed For December In Arizona
Posted by Joseph Lee on 07.27.2014
It will be the UFC's debut there...
MMA Junkie reports that UFC on FOX 13 will happen on December 12 in Phoenix, Arizona. It will be the UFC's debut in the state. Dana White said in May that the US Airways Arena was the most likely venue and he confirmed the choice after UFC on FOX 12 in San Jose. Arizona featured the last WEC show ever in 2010, WEC 53 in Glendale.
UFC on FOX 13 will be the fourth and final network-TV UFC event of the year. It will likely have a main card on fOX with preliminary fights on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. The venue, which is home to the NBA team the Phoenix Suns, can hold as many as 19,000 people inside for basketball games.
While no fights have been announced, fighters from the state or who train there include Benson Henderson, Jamie Varner and Ryan Bader.