The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Thursday announced more than 50 UFC and Strikeforce stars scheduled to appear at the UFC Fan Expo on Friday, July 6 and Saturday, July 7 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. The largest collection of the sport’s biggest names ever assembled will be featured under one roof in July at the can’t-miss fan event of the year.
Fans will have the chance to meet their favorite stars during autograph sessions, exciting special events, interactive Q&A sessions, meet and greets, training and development seminars, and much more!
Appearing at the UFC Fan Expo*:
UFC Hall Of Famer Chuck Liddell, UFC Hall Of Famer Randy Couture, Former Two-Division UFC Champion BJ Penn, UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones, Former PRIDEChampion Wanderlei Silva, Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Oritz, UFC Lightweight Champion Benson Henderson, UFC Interim Welterweight Champion Carlos Condit, UFC Heavyweight Champion Junior dos Santos, UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz, Former Light Heavyweight Champion Rashad Evans, Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Frank Mir, Former PRIDEChampion Dan Henderson, Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Cain Velasquez, Former UFC Welterweight Champion Matt Serra, Former Interim UFC Heavyweight Champion Shane Carwin, Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey, Strikeforce Lightweight Champion Gilbert Melendez, Former Strikeforce Heavyweight Champion Alistair Overeem, Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix Champion Daniel Cormier
Also Featuring: Pat Barry, Alan Belcher, Joseph Benavidez, Stephan Bonnar, Danny Castillo, Donald Cerrone, Phil Davis, Shane Del Rosario, John Dodson, Evan Dunham, Reuben Duran, Brian Ebersole, Jake Ellenberger, Louis Gaudinot, Clay Guida, Dan Hardy, Johny Hendricks, Conor Heun, Cj Keith, Josh Koscheck, Duane Ludwig, Rory Macdonald, Vinny Magalhaes, Olympic Silver Medalist Sara Mcmann, Ian Mccall, Michael Mcdonald, Jim Miller, Roy Nelson, Anthony Pettis, Jens Pulver, Mike Pyle, Francisco Rivera, Ben Rothwell, Amir Sadollah, Chris Saunders, Chan Sung Jung, Jamie Varner, and Eddie Yagin.
In addition, UFC Octagon GirlsArianny Celesete and Brittney Palmer will appear, as will Strikeforce ring girls Chrissy Hubbard and Vanessa Hanson. UFC commentators Mike Goldberg, Joe Rogan and Jon Anik will also make appearances, along with Octagon announcer Bruce Buffer. The UFC Fan Expo will also feature appearances by Best of PRIDE host Kenda Perez and noted referees Herb Dean, Dan Miragliotta, and Josh Rosenthal.
*Fighters and Personalities subject to change
Tickets for the UFC Fan Expo are on sale now at www.ufcfanexpo.com. Tickets for Friday, July 6 are priced at $40, while tickets for Saturday, July 7 are priced at $45. A two-day pass is also available and is priced at $60. Fans are encouraged to buy their tickets now and save because ticket prices are higher at the door.
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