Tickets for UFC 172, which is set to go down inside Baltimore Arena in Baltimore, Md., on April 26, 2014, will go on sale to the general public on Feb. 7, 2014.
The mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion's first-ever pay-per-view (PPV) event planned for "Charm City" was confirmed yesterday afternoon.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Club members and UFC Newsletter subscribers, naturally, will be able to scoop up tickets prior to them being available for public consumption thanks to two separate special pre-sales.
"Jones vs.Texeira" will feature the return of UFC Light Heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, as he attempts to defend his 205-pound title against Glover Teixiera. "Bones" was last see inside the Octagon defending his belt via unanimous decision against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 165 in a "Fight of the Year" candidate. Teixeira, meanwhile, kept his 29-fight win streak alive by defeating Ryan Bader at UFC Fight Night 28 last September.
Here is the current UFC 172 tickets sales schedule (all times ET):
- UFC Fight Club presale: Weds., Feb. 5, 2014, at 10 a.m.
- UFC Newsletter presale: Thurs., Feb. 6, 2014, at 10 a.m.
- General tickets sale: Fri., Feb. 7, 2014, at 10 a.m.
UFC 172 tickets can be purchased right here through SBNation.com (via Tickets Now) with a discount for first-time buyers (details here). It will also be available to watch on PPV in the United States, and elsewhere, at 10 p.m. ET on fight night.