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“UFC on Fox Sports 1: Shogun vs. Sonnen” takes place August 17 inside TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. UFC Fight Club members will have the opportunity to purchase seats for the show today at 10AM ET/7AM PT.
A special Internet ticket pre-sale will be available to UFC Newsletter subscribers on Thursday, June 19 at 10AM ET/7AM PT. Psst, the top secret password is “BOSTON.”
The general public will have access to the remains on Friday, June 20 at 10AM ET/7AM PT PT via Ticketmaster.
Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and Chael Sonnen meet in the night’s featured attraction. A pivotal heavyweight shootout between Alistair Overeem and Travis Browne serves as the co-main event.
Here is the card’s current lineup:
Cole Miller vs. Manny Gamburyan
Cody Donovan vs. Ovince St. Preux
Diego Brandao vs. Daniel Pineda
Ramsey Nijem vs. James Vick
Conor McGregor vs. Andy Ogle
Mike Brown vs. Akira Corassani
Michael McDonald vs. Brad Pickett
Joe Lauzon vs. Michael Johnson
Uriah Hall vs. Nick Ring
Matt Brown vs. Thiago Alves
Urijah Faber vs. Yuri Alcantara
Alistair Overeem vs. Travis Browne
Chael Sonnen vs. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua
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Former UFC and PRIDE champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (21-7, fighting out of Curitiba, Brazil) will meet controversial and charismatic light heavyweight contender Chael Sonnen (28-13-1, fighting out of West Linn, Ore.) on Saturday, August 17 at the TD Garden in Boston, Mass. The main event highlights an action-packed card that will serve as the inaugural live sports [...]
Contrary to BostonHerald.com’s report, the UFC claims their return to Boston is not in jeopardy. With tickets already hitting the box office, the world’s most prestigious MMA promotion states “UFC on Fox Sports 1: Shogun vs. Sonnen” will go on as planned.
The August 17 event takes place inside TD Garden in Massachusetts.
Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (pictured) and Chael Sonnen...
UFC's debut on FOX Sports 1 set for Aug. 17 remains on track, even if the MMA governing body has to get through some red tape in the meantime.
The card includes several foreign fighters, all of whom will need temporary Social Security numbers before Massachusetts will grant them a fighting license. Brazilian Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is scheduled to face Chael Sonnen in...