It feels like just yesterday that we were kicking the year off with UFC® 168. It’s now more than mid-way through September with just three short months remaining before we usher in 2015.
Thus far we’ve crowned two new champions:
TJ Dillashaw and Johny Hendricks. 2014 has also brought us some Fight of the Year candidates, with epic battles, as well as, amazing title defenses.
While there is only a short time before we ring in the new year, these months are packed with UFC action that includes the possibility for new champions to be crowned!
Read on to see which events you want to be a part of this year, and which UFC event you can be a part of to welcome 2015!
UFC® 178: Sept. 28th 2014
Fight Night is so close we can smell it! With the flyweight title on the line, the rest of the main card as well as a stacked undercard, UFC fans can expect a night full of unforgettable fights.
UFC® 178 will include Chris Cariaso challenging Demetrious Johnson for the strap.
The Full Card Includes:
Preliminary card (Fox Sports 1)
Preliminary card (UFC Fight Pass)
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Stay tuned for a full preview of UFC® 178 next week!
UFC® 180: Nov. 15th 2014
This card is slowly coming together and is proving to be a can’t-miss affair for MMA fans. The main event is set and showcasing heavyweight Cain Velasquez squaring off against Fabrício Werdum.
Thus far the card is coming together with some of the best matchups of the year AND UFC® 180 will be set in Mexico! Another opportunity for the UFC to bring MMA to a different of the world, and for fans outside of Mexico to travel!
What are your early predictions for this main event? Click here for the fight card>>>
UFC® 181: Dec. 6th 2014
The final PPV of the year is designed to thrill. With TWO title bouts and set in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Events Center, UFC® 181 will showcase the best the UFC has to offer.
So far it’s been announced that Johnny Hendricks will look to defend heavyweight title against Robbie Lawler for the second time, while lightweight champ Anthony Pettis is slated to make his first title defense against Gilbert Melendez!
All the action isn’t saved for the co-main events as the rest of the card features heavyweights Travis Browne against Brendan Schaub and shines on the lightweight division when Corey Anderson takes on Gian Villante.
Book your packages well in advance and attend UFC® 181 as a UFC VIP!
UFC® 182: Jan. 3rd 2015
Ring in the new year with the UFC and light heavyweight champ Jon Jones! Originally scheduled for late 2014, see the highly anticipated matchup between Bones and Daniel ‘DC’ Cormier. These two will meet as the main event of the first fight in 2015.
Jones fans and detractors alike agree on one thing-his fights are epic. Be there for the first fight of the year and witness Bruce Buffer calling out “And still…” or “And new…”.
UFC® 183: Jan. 31st 2015
Held during the same weekend as the 2015 Super Bowl, the UFC prepares to welcome back Anderson Silva. In his first fight since his gruesome injury at UFC® 168, Silva has been training and intends to come back more dangerous than ever. While we’re still a ways away, it’s no secret that this event will be in high demand and you can ensure that you’re in the building to experience the Spider’s return as a UFC VIP!
What It Means to Be a UFC VIP
Through UFC VIP Experience MMA fans can get a bucket list UFC VIP experience. By selecting an event that you want to attend, select from a variety of levels to choose the amount of access that you want, and the tier that fits your budget!
With a variety of seating areas, ranging from Octagon-side to the best views in the first few rows, selecting your vantage point has never been easier. Additionally, packages come with access to an exclusive, in-venue, VIP Hospitality Party Room stocked with gourmet food and desserts, premium open bars, interactive elements, simulcast TV coverage of the prelims as well as UFC Octagon™ girl and fighter appearances!
Open on Saturday prior to the start of the main card, UFC VIPs can select packages with exclusive tours of the Octagon™, access to the rehearsal and sound check and more! On Friday select a package that will grant you a reserved seat to the Fighter Q & A and Weigh-ins and even give you exclusive access to a backstage tour!