Manchester hosts UFC Fight Night 30 fan events, including Chael Sonnen Q&A


chael-sonnen-15.jpgAfter a successful pay-per-view event this past weekend, the UFC returns to free TV this week with UFC Fight Night 30. A number of fan friendly events are on the docket.

UFC Fight Night 30 takes place Saturday at Phones 4u Arena in Manchester, England. Middleweight Mark Munoz and Lyoto Machida meet in the headliner, which airs on FOX Sports 2 following prelims on Facebook.

Fans are invited to the folliwing activities ahead of Saturday’s event:

Wednesday – Q&A with Michael Bisping and Carly Baker. The event takes place at The Printworks in Bierkeller Entertainment Complex. The event begins at 4 p.m. BST and includes a Q&A, autographs, and ticket and prize giveaways.

Friday – UFC Fight Night 30 weigh-ins. Official event weigh-ins take place at Manchester Central and kick off at 4 p.m. BST. Doors open at 1 p.m. for an autograph session with Alexander Gustafsson, Bisping, Dustin Poirier, Gegard Mousasi and Conor McGregor. A Q&A with Chael Sonnen then takes place at 2:30 p.m.

Friday – UFC Fight Club Party and fighter Q&As. The event takes place at The Printworks in Bierkeller Entertainment Complex, and it begins at 7 p.m. BST. McGregor, Gustafsson, Bisping, Poirier, Mousasi and Baker will be in attendance, and there will be satellite Q&A sessions with fighters around the world. The event includes meet-and-greets and giveaways.

For more on UFC Fight Night 30, including the full fight card, stay tuned to the UFC Rumors section of the site.

(Pictured: Chael Sonnen)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 26 days ago
  • 32 views

At UFC Fight Night 57 this past weekend, Matt Wiman made his return to the Octagon against Issac Vallie-Flagg, whom he defeated via unanimous decision. read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 4 views

AUSTIN, Texas – In another workmanlike effort, Ruslan Magomedov picked apart newcomer Josh Copeland with a steady stream of kicks and counter punches. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 4 views

AUSTIN, Texas – Matt Wiman had to walk through his share of elbows to do it, but after three hard rounds against Isaac Vallie-Flagg he nabbed a unanimous decision victory.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 1 views

AUSTIN, Texas – Joseph Benavidez dominated Dustin Ortiz from bell to bell, but it was certainly no walk in the park.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 14 views

Frankie Edgar submits Cub Swanson in UFC Fight Night main event, scoring the latest finish in the organization’s history. read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 66 views

Watch the video highlights from the UFC Fight Night 57 main event between former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and top ranked featherweight contender Cub Swanson. read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 188 views

Watch the full fight video highlights for the UFC Fight Night: Austin main event between Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson. Following an entertaining evening of fights, the UFC Fight Night: Austin card c read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 14 views

Watch the full fight video highlights for the UFC Fight Night: Austin co-main event between Edson Barboza and Bobby Green. Prior to the main event on the UFC Fight Night: Austin card, lightweights Bo read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 2 views

AUSTIN, Texas – Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 57 event drew an announced attendance of 10,131 for a live gate of $670,022.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>