“UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields” Tickets on Sale This Morning

Written by 5thRound.com Staff
February 10th, 2011

UFC Georges St Pierre Jake Shields Aldo 129 Poster

Tickets for “UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields” go on sale this morning at 10AM ET/7AM PT to all UFC Fight Club members. The April 30th extravaganza takes place inside the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and features the country’s three-time defending Athlete of the Year Georges St-Pierre.

GSP puts his welterweight title on the line against former Strikeforce 185-pound champ Jake Shields in the night’s featured attraction. Jose Aldo will break in his freshly minted UFC featherweight belt against Mark Hominick in the card’s co-main event.

More than 42,000 tickets will be made available to fight fans, with nearly a quarter of them costing $100 or less.

St-Pierre and Josh Koscheck set the North American attendance record at UFC 124 this past December. A reported 23,152 screaming GSP fanboys packed the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec that evening.

A special Internet ticket pre-sale will be available to UFC Newsletter subscribers on Friday, February 11th at 10AM ET/7AM PT.

The general public will have access to the remains on Saturday, February 12th at 10AM ET/7AM PT.

Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster.com and at the Rogers Centre Box Office at Gate 9.

Here is the complete roster for UFC 129:

Preliminary Bouts:

John Makdessi vs. Kyle Watson
Jason MacDonald vs. Ryan Jensen
Ivan Menjivar vs. Charlie Valencia
Claude Patrick vs. Daniel Roberts
Pablo Garza vs. Yves Jabouin
Brian Foster vs. Sean Pierson
Nate Diaz vs. Rory MacDonald

Main Bouts:

Mark Bocek vs. Ben Henderson
Randy Couture vs. Lyoto Machida
Phil Davis vs. Matt Hamill
Mark Hominick vs. Jose Aldo (UFC Featherweight Champion)
Jake Shields vs. Georges St-Pierre (UFC Welterweight Champion)

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