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UFC 148 Tickets On Sale Next Week, Anderson Silva-Chael Sonnen To Main Event

One of the biggest cards in UFC history is slated to go down July 7, as UFC 148 is now official. The card takes place inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

Along with Anderson Silva taking on Chael Sonnen in an epic rematch for the UFC middleweight title, the co-main event of UFC 148 will feature UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz vs. Urijah Faber, Forrest Griffin vs. Tito Ortiz for a third time, Michael Bisping vs. Tim Boetsch in a key middleweight title, and Dong Yung Kim vs. Demian Maia.

The Silva-Sonnen match was moved from UFC 147 in Brazil to UFC 148 after several issues came about. The first meeting between the two middleweights took place in California, with Silva scoring a fifth round submission victory while down on the scorecards after four rounds. Cruz and Faber have each met twice before, splitting their two meetings, and are currently coaches on The Ultimate Fighter: Live. Griffin and Ortiz are also 1-1 against each other.

The UFC Fan Expo is also scheduled for July 6-7 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center.

Ticket info below.

  • UFC Fight Club Presale: Wednesday, May 2, noon ET
  • UFC Newsletter Presale: Thursday, May 3, noon ET
  • Public On-Sale Date: Friday, May 4, noon ET

Tickets can be purchased at Ticketmaster. Tickets range in price from $125-$1,200.

The latest UFC 148 news and information can be found in our fight cards section.

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Fight Cards

Bellator 170: Ortiz vs. Sonnen

Event Date: January 21, 2017
Broadcast: Spike

Bellator 171: Guillard vs. Njokuani

Event Date: January 27, 2017
Broadcast: Spike TV

UFC on FOX 23: Shevchenko vs. Pena

Event Date: January 28, 2017
Broadcast: Fox

UFC Fight Night 104: Bermudez vs. The Korean Zombie

Event Date: February 4, 2017
Broadcast: Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

UFC 208: Holm Vs. De Randamie

Event Date: February 11, 2017
Broadcast: PPV, Fox Sports 1, UFC Fight Pass

Bellator 172: Fedor vs. Mitrione

Event Date: February 18, 2017
Broadcast: Spike