Originally written November 26, 2012 on MMA Interplay:
A highly anticipated featherweight title fight between champion Jose Aldo and former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar will headline UFC 156 on February 2nd. UFC 156 will take place from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas during what will be Super Bowl weekend. UFC President Dana White stated, “Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar is a fight the fans have wanted to see for a long time and on Feb. 2, the super fight is going to happen. Our fights on Super Bowl weekend are always some of the biggest and best and this year will be no different.” The full fight card for the event is still taking shape but they current rumored line-up includes: Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar Alistair Overeem vs. Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva Rashad Evans vs. Rogerio “Lil Nog” Nogueira Jon Fitch vs. Demian Maia Erick Silva vs. Jay Hieron Tickets for UFC 156 will go on sale this week on the following schedule: UFC Fight Club Presale – available Wednesday, November 28 at 3:00pm ET UFC Newsletter Presale – available Thursday, November 29 at 3:00pm ET General Public Sale – available Friday, November 30 at 3:00pm ET UFC 156 Jose Aldo vs. Frankie Edgar tickets on sale this week is a post from: MMA Interplay UFC News
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