UFC 149 set for Calgary, Alberta, Canada on July 21
The UFC returns to Canada in July for the first time since December. On Wednesday, you can watch a special news conference for UFC 149: Aldo vs. Koch announcing the release of tickets here at HeavyMMA.
Wednesday’s news conference will stream live at noon Eastern and is expected to feature UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, title challenger Erik Koch and UFC director of Canadian operations Tom Wright.
UFC 149 will be the promotion’s first trip to Calgary, Alberta, Canada’s third largest city. The pay-per-view will take place July 21 at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary. Along with the Aldo-Koch featherweight title fight, former light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua will face Thiago Silva; former interim heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira fights Cheick Kongo; middleweight contenders Michael Bisping and Tim Boetsch square off; and former welterweight title challenger Thiago Alves faces Siyar Bahadurzada.