Strikeforce: "Rockhold vs. Kennedy" poster pic via Ticketmaster.com.
Tickets for Strikeforce: "Rockhold vs. Kennedy," which is scheduled to take place at the Rose Garden Arena in Portland, Ore., on July 14, 2012, will go on sale to the general public on Fri., June 1, 2012, at 10 a.m. PT.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Club members and UFC Newsletter subscribers (Password: OREGON), naturally, will be able to scoop up tickets prior to them being available for public consumption.
The Showtime-televised event will feature a Middleweight championship match between division champion Luke Rockhold, defending his 185-pound title for just the second time against Tim Kennedy. In addition, top Welterweight contenders, Tyron Woodley vs. Nate Marquardt, will collide in the co-main event of the evening for the 170-pound title that Nick Diaz vacated back in April 2011.
Two Middleweight bouts are expected to round out the televised main card, "with veteran Keith Jardine set to take on submission specialist Roger Gracie and renowned striker Robbie Lawler scheduled to battle Kung Fu sensation Lorenz Larkin," according to a recent press release from the mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion.
Here is the Strikeforce tickets sales schedule (All times PT):
- UFC Fight Club presale: Weds., May 30, 2012, at 10 a.m.
- UFC/Strikeforce Newsletter presale: Thurs., May 31, 2012, at 10 a.m.
- General tickets sale: Fri., June 1, 2012, at 10 a.m.
Strikeforce tickets can be purchased through StubHub.com (Note: StubHub often has seats available even if the event is "sold out"). It will also be available to watch on Showtime at 10 p.m. ET on fight night.
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