UFC officials on Monday announced the promotions return to the U.K., its first in Nottingham, England.

UFC: Nottingham will take place on Sept. 29 at the Capital FM Arena and features two popular British fighters at the top end.

The Ultimate Fighter Live’s Andy Ogle will square off with fellow TUF alum Akira Corassani, while Brad Pickett faces Canadian Yves Jabouin.

“We are very excited to be going to Nottingham for the first time,” commented UFC Managing Director of International Business, Marshall Zelaznik. “Some of the biggest names in British mixed martial arts are from Nottingham and the fans have been campaigning for us to bring a fight here for years. The U.K. fans are among the most passionate UFC supporters on Earth and this is going to be a special night.”

Tickets for UFC: Nottingham will go on sale on June 12 at 9 a.m. for Fight Club Members only, on June 13 at 9 a.m. for newsletter members, and to the general public on June 14at 9 a.m. Tickets will be priced from £75 to £225.

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