Move over, Saskatchewan Roughriders. The UFC is coming to Saskatoon August 23rd.
UFC Fight Night: Holloway vs Oliveira will feature streaking featherweights #5 Max “Blessed” Holloway (13-3-0) vs #7 Charles Oliveira (20-4-0, 1NC).
Welcome back to The Crossfire.
Tickets go on sale to the general public Friday June 26th at 10AM CT. As usual, UFC Fight Club get first dibs, with pre-access available Wednesday June 24th beginning at 10AM CT. Tickets are limited to six per person for Fight Club members.
UFC Newsletter subscribers getting pre-access Thursday June 25th, starting at 10AM CT. Ticket sales are limited to a maximum of eight per person for Newsletter subscribers. The prices are $225, $150, $100, $75 and $50 CDN.
Holloway impressively put away Cub Swanson in his last fight and is riding a six-fight win streak.
The 25-year-old Brazilian Oliveira submitted Nik Lentz less than a month ago.
It’s an important fight that gets the winners name into the title-shot conversation.
Additional bouts are scheduled to be announced.
A Wednesday, June 24th press conference is also planned at the SaskTel Centre arena floor beginning at 10:30AM CT.
It’s free and open to the general public. There will be an autograph signing afterwards.