The Ultimate Fighting Championship is coming back to a theater near you. The promotion made the announcement today that UFC 115 will be shown in select theaters across the nation, making the card the first to broadcast on the big screen since UFC 111. Tickets for the event can be purchased at FathomEvents.com, and over 330 movie theaters will be participating.
The event features a light heavyweight bout between former middleweight champion Rich Franklin and former light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell. Tickets for the event, set for June 12 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, sold out in record fashion, with the promotion needing under 30 minutes for the sellout. The card also features a heavyweight fight between former PRIDE sensation Mirko Filipovic and Pat Barry, along with a welterweight contest between Paulo Thiago and Martin Kampmann. Check out http://www.ufc.com and http://www.FathomEvents.com for more information on purchasing tickets for the big screen experience.