The UFC’s first card in the Detroit area since 2010 looks fantastic on paper, and tickets for the event go on sale today.
Featuring a featherweight title fight between streaking Hawaiian champ Max Holloway (18-3 MMA, 14-2 UFC) and future UFC Hall of Famer Frankie Edgar (22-5-1 MMA, 16-5-1 UFC), “UFC 218: Holloway vs. Edgar” takes place Dec. 2 at Detroit’s brand new Little Caesars Arena in Detroit. The night’s main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.
Holloway is currently ranked No. 1 in the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA featherweight rankings, while Edgar checks in at No. 3.
Tickets, which are priced at $250, $175, $125, $100, $75 and $50, go on sale to the general public at Ticketmaster.com on Friday at 10 a.m. ET.
UFC newsletter subscribers have access to a special pre-sale beginning Thursday at 10 a.m. ET, while UFC Fight Club members can purchase tickets beginning today at 10 a.m. ET.
The UFC 218 lineup currently includes: