The UFC officially announced the highly anticipated heavyweight matchup between Brock Lesnar and Shane Carwin. The UFC 116 event takes place July 3rd weekend, however tickets for the event go on sale today!
UFC Fight Club members will have the opportunity to purchase tickets to the show this Tuesday, May 11th at 10AM PDT at Ticketmaster.com. A special Internet ticket pre-sale will be available to UFC Newsletter subscribers Wednesday, May 12th starting at 10AM PDT.
Tickets go on sale to the general public Thursday, May 13th at 10AM PDT.
Here are the fighters rumored/scheduled for the pay-per-view broadcast:
Goran Reljic vs. TBD
Kendall Grove vs. TBD
Jon Madsen vs. Karlos Vemola
Matt Brown vs. Chris Lytle
Krzysztof Soszynski vs. Stephan Bonnar
Brendan Schaub vs. Chris Tuchscherer
Roy Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo
Kurt Pellegrino vs. George Sotiropoulos
Wanderlei Silva vs. Yoshihiro Akiyama
Shane Carwin (UFC Interim Heavyweight Champion) vs. Brock Lesnar (UFC Heavyweight Champion)