Archive for May, 2012

Claude Patrick vs. James Head bout added to sold-out UFC 149

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

By Kat

Claude Patrick
(Image: MMAJunkie.com)

Got your tickets to UFC 149 in Calgary yet? Well, your fight card just added a little more Canadiana with reports surfacing that Toronto’s Claude Patrick will fight James Head in the welterweight division. The number of Canadian fighters on the card now totals at six, including:

  • Mitch Clarke
  • Nick Ring
  • Mitch Gagnon
  • Antonio Carvalho
  • Ryan Jimmo
  • Claude Patrick (added today)

Sportsnet.ca: Patrick to fight Head at UFC 149 in Calgary

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The UFC on Twitter

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

By Kat

UFC on Twitter

Got tickets for a UFC event this summer? Thanks to social media, fans now have the opportunity to keep tabs on and connect with their favorite fighters like never before. Unlike most sports, the UFC is founded on individual fighters who usually keep their own Twitter profile detailing their day-to-day routine.

Do you have a favorite MMA athlete in the UFC? For your tweeting pleasure, the UFC have conveniently compiled a list of their fighters’ official accounts; no more Google-ing or figuring out who’s who!

The @UFC on Twitter: Fighters’ accounts

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UFC 149 tickets now sold out

Monday, May 14th, 2012

By Kat

ufc 149 calgary

As expected, UFC 149 tickets are now officially sold out for the July 21 date in Calgary. The Saddledome is expected to host over 18,000 fans for the event, with many more expected during the two weeks’ of lead-up events preceding the fight itself. These events include autograph signings and interactive fan activities during the Calgary Stampede, a tailgate party during the July 19 Roughriders/Stampeders CFL game, and open workouts during fight week.

Calgary Herald: UFC 149 in Calgary sold out

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