Hold your horses, it appears “UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields” at the Rogers Centre in Canada isn’t sold out after all. The Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel, located inside the spacious arena, has announced an exclusive package for fight fans.
The world’s only four-diamond hotel is offering 68 stadium-view rooms, complete with direct views into the Octagon, for only 1,300 CAD ($1,353 USD) for the night. A maximum of four patrons are allowed per suite.
The rooms’ sight lines are similar to Sections 200 and 300 inside the stadium.
The deal isn’t all that bad. If you’re able to pack the room with three friends, each fanboy only pays 325 CAD. In addition to being able to legally crashing at the arena, you should also be able to smuggle in your own alcohol and food into the mini-skybox.
Over 55,000 seats were sold for the April 30th extravaganza. UFC welterweight king Georges St-Pierre will put his title on the line against Jake Shields in the night’s featured contest.
Here is the official roster for UFC 129:
Pablo Garza vs. Yves Jabouin
John Makdessi vs. Kyle Watson
Jason MacDonald vs. Ryan Jensen
Ivan Menjivar vs. Charlie Valencia
Claude Patrick vs. Daniel Roberts
(Spike TV 8PM ET/5PM PT)
Sean Pierson vs. Jake Ellenberger
Nate Diaz vs. Rory MacDonald
Mark Bocek vs. Ben Henderson
Randy Couture vs. Lyoto Machida
Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Jason Brilz
Mark Hominick vs. Jose Aldo (UFC Featherweight Champion)
Jake Shields vs. Georges St-Pierre (UFC Welterweight Champion)