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Tickets for UFC 69: "Shootout," which will take place on April 7 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, are now available to the general public.

Over the weekend, UFC Fight Club members and newsletter subscribers were able to purchase them during exclusive presales. Now, everyone has a crack at some seats beginning at 10 a.m. CST.

Two welterweight match ups — Georges St. Pierre vs. Matt Serra and Diego Sanchez vs. Josh Koscheck — are already confirmed by, as well as a middleweight showdown between Pete Sell and Thales Leites.

Heavyweight fighter Heath "Texas Crazy Horse" Herring is also rumored to make his UFC hometown debut, according to

However, after his recent loss to Jake O'Brien at UFC Fight Night 8 — one of the ugliest, most boring fights in recent memory — I'm not sure if his presence will help or hurt ticket sales.

Here is the developing UFC 69 fight card (subject to change):

170 lb.: Georges St. Pierre (13-1) vs. Matt Serra (7-4)
170 lb.: Diego Sanchez (17-0) vs. Josh Koscheck (8-1)
185 lb.: Mike Swick (10-1) vs. Yushin Okami (19-3)*
155 lb.: Joe Stevenson (26-7) vs. Caol Uno (22-9-4)*
Hvywt.: Heath Herring (26-21) vs. TBA*
170 lb.: Luke Cummo (4-4) vs. Josh Haynes (7-7)*
185 lb.: Thales Leites (9-1) vs. Pete Sell (7-2)

Don't forget, even if the event sells out you can still find tickets on