We all knew UFC 148 was going down on July 7th in Las Vegas, and we knew most of the bouts on the main card already. Zuffa decided to make it official today with a press release, and they confirmed the five bouts on the main card. Since Michael Bisping vs. Tim Boetsch was moved to UFC 149, Demian Maia's welterweight debut against Dong Hyun Kim has been promoted in it's place. Tickets for the event will go on sale this weekend:
Tickets for UFC® 148: SILVA vs. SONNEN 2, presented by Bud Light®, go on sale Friday, May 4 at 12 p.m. PT. and are priced at $1200, $850, $600, $400, $250 and $125. Tickets are available at all Las Vegas Ticketmaster locations (select Smith’s Food and Drug Centers and Ritmo Latino). To charge by phone with a major credit card, call Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000. Tickets also are available for purchase at www.mgmgrand.com or www.ticketmaster.com. Tickets are subject to convenience and service fees.
Fight Club members can buy tickets on the 2nd, newsletter subscribers on the 3rd. You can catch the current card after the jump.
July 7th, live on PPV from Las Vegas, NV: