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UFC 144 tickets for 'Edgar vs Henderson' on sale soon for Saitama Super Arena on Feb. 26 in Japan

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Tickets for UFC 144: "Edgar vs. Henderson," which was recently made official for the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2012, will go on sale to the general public on Fri., Dec. 10, 2011.

Fans can get an early jump on ticket sales through UFC Mobile, which is offering a special pre-sale beginning today (Nov. 28), followed by WOWOW and Nikkan Sports on Tuesday (Nov. 29).

UFC 144 will be headlined by a 155-pound title fight featuring Ben Henderson, fresh off his unanimous decision win over Clay Guida, taking on reigning lightweight champion Frankie Edgar.

In addition, Jake Shields returns to action against Yoshihiro Akiyama, while Anthony Pettis and Joe Lauzon collide in what promises to be an exciting lightweight attraction.

And what Japanese fight card would be complete without the addition of Quinton Jackson? "Rampage" will take on Ryan Bader in a light heavyweight tilt.

UFC 144 tickets can be purchased through (Note: StubHub often has seats available even if the event is "sold out"). It will also be available to watch on Sat., Feb. 25, 2012, live via pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET, due to time zone differences.

For the latest UFC 144 news and notes be sure to check out our complete archive right here.

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