The wait is almost over for UFC® fans who can purchase their tickets for UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: WOODLEY vs. EDWARDS this Friday, January 31, for what promises to be one of the most memorable events of the 2020 sporting calendar, as UFC bring its famous Octagon® to the UK for the 12th time.
Tickets for the blockbuster event will go on general sale from 10:00am GMT Friday, January 31 via AXS and Ticketmaster. Prior to tickets going on sale, fans are encouraged to register an account early with AXS and Ticketmaster to avoid any delays when purchasing.
Fight Club members will have the opportunity to purchase tickets on Wednesday, January 29, at 9:00 a.m. GMT, VIP packages will also be available from this time. Newsletter subscribers and those who registered their interest in this event, will have access on Thursday, 30 January from 10:00 a.m. GMT. Tickets will be priced at £50, £65, £80, £95, £110, £130, £150 and £210.
UFC has confirmed the main event will be a welterweight encounter featuring the UK’s very own Leon “Rocky” Edwards (17-3; fighting out of Birmingham, UK, where his popularity is growing ) who bids to continue his incredible eight-fight winning streak. Edwards takes on American Tyrone “The Chosen One” Woodley (19-4; fighting out of Missouri, US) in his first fight since losing the welterweight belt to Kamaru Usman in March 2019.
Elsewhere on a card bursting with homegrown British talent, Molly “Meatball” McCann (9-2; fighting out of Liverpool, UK) returns to London a year on from her jaw-dropping victory over Priscila Cachoeira. The popular Liverpudlian has since embarked on an impressive three-fight win streak and faces Ashlee “Rebel Girl” Evans-Smith (6-4; fighting out of California, US) in an enticing flyweight bout.
Also on display will be Darren “The Dentist” Stewart (10-4; fighting out of London, UK) who aims to build on his 2019 100% record when he meets Marvin “The Italian Dream” Vettori (14-4-1; fighting out of Trentino, Italy). Londoner Stewart will be determined to put on a show for the fans on his homecoming appearance and send out an emphatic message to the rest of the middleweight division.
Full details for the UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: WOODLEY vs. EDWARDS, with additional bouts due to be announced over the coming weeks (bout order tbc):
Tyron Woodley vs Leon Edwards
Darren Stewart vs Marvin Vettori
Paul Craig vs Ryan Spann
Lerone Murphy vs Gabriel Benitez
Molly McCann vs Ashlee Evans-Smith
Jack Marshman vs Kevin Holland
Marc Diakiese vs Jai Herbert
Danny Roberts vs Nicolas Dalby
John Phillips vs Dusko Todorovic
Tom Aspinall vs Raphael Pessoa
Jack Shore vs Geraldo De Freitas
Mike Grundy vs Makwan Amirkhani