UFC® 189 will feature the undisputed featherweight champion, Jose Aldo, and his challenger, The Phenomenon, Conor McGregor.
UFC® All Around the WorldThe tour began March 20, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at the Maracanazinho Arena. They then went on to Las Vegas for a media-focused stop before heading to Los Angeles and Boston.
McGregor made an appearance at the UEFA European Championship in Dublin, Ireland and the FIFA International Match. McGregor, a media darling, has been eating up his newfound concentrated fame.
Finally, Aldo and McGregor held a press conference in London on March 30, before spending the last day of the month in Dublin at a fan event.
The two’s highly anticipated fight will be co-headlined by Lawler’s first title defense against the rising Macdonald.
UFC® 189 will take place July 11, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas after the eventful International Fight Week.
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UFC International Fight Week is the largest mixed martial arts celebration in the world. Fans will have the chance to meet fighters, and attend parties and concerts throughout the city with MMA celebrities and fellow UFC® fans.
The 2015 UFC International Fight Week will be in Vegas July 7-11.
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