The UFC’s “World Tour” for UFC 168 continues today with a stop in Las Vegas. You can watch a live video stream of the media and fan event on MMAjunkie.com at 2 p.m. ET (11 a.m. PT).
The event takes place in the main lobby of MGM Grand Hotel & Casino and features UFC President Dana White, new middleweight champion Chris Weidman and former champ Anderson Silva. Weidman and Silva meet in a rematch in the main event of UFC 168, which takes place Dec. 28 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Tickets for UFC 168 go on sale to the general public on Friday with prices ranging from $100 to $1,000, plus fees.
Upcoming “UFC World Tour” stops include:
Wednesday, 5 p.m. ET, New York
Autograph signing with Weidman and Silva at UFC Gym John Street, 80 John St., New York. Free and open to the first 300 fans.
Thursday, Bristol, Conn.
Press day at ESPN headquarters. Media only.
Friday, 1 p.m. ET, Miami
Open workouts with Weidman and Silva, Klipsch Amphitheater at Bayfront Park, 301 N. Biscayne Blvd., Miami. Free and open to the public.
Sunday, time TBA, Rio de Janeiro
Q&A with Weidman, Silva, White. Location TBD, Rio de Janeiro. Free and open to the public.
Monday, time TBA, Sao Paulo
News conference with Weidman, Silva, White at a location to be announced in Sao Paulo. Free and open to the public. Event will stream live at MMAjunkie.com.
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