Just days after officially announcing “UFC 128: Shogun vs. Evans” would be going down in New Jersey, the world’s premier MMA organization has released the event poster for their March 19th event.
Not only does the promotional billboard showcase light heavyweight king Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and former champ Rashad Evans, but it also confirms Urijah Faber vs. Eddie Wineland will serve as the night’s co-main event.
The bantamweight scrap had been previously announced, however the poster solidifies their second-to-last slot in the pay-per-view broadcast.
UFC Fight Club members will have the opportunity to purchase seats for the show on Tuesday, January 11th at 10AM ET/7AM PT via UFCFightClub.com.
A special Internet ticket pre-sale will be available to UFC Newsletter subscribers on January 12th at 10AM ET/7AM PT
The general public will have access to the remains on January 13th at 10AM ET/7AM PT.
Here are the athletes rumored/expected to participate inside the Prudential Center in Newark:
Dan Miller vs. Nick Catone*
Luiz Cane vs. Karlos Vemola*
Ricardo Almeida vs. Mike Pyle*
Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Nate Marquardt*
Bredan Schaub vs. Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic*
Joseph Benavidez vs. Ian Loveland
Kurt Pellegrino vs. Gleison Tibau
Edson Barboza vs. Anthony Njokuani
Kamal Shalorus vs. Jim Miller
Urijah Faber vs. Eddie Wineland
Rashad Evans vs. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua (UFC Light Heavyweight Champion)
* – Not yet confirmed by the UFC