UFC unveils its plans for 2014
UFC has revealed their plans for 2014 as well as the location and dates of UFC on Fox 10, UFC 169 and UFC 170
UFC president Dana White has revealed the company’s plans for 2014 and that involves hosting at least 35 cards for the coming year. It is the most number of event in a single year for the organization. White presented the outline of UFC’s schedule in his appearance on the Wednesday edition of Fox Sports Live.
UFC’s full schedule for 2014:
- 13 Pay-Per-View events
- 4 UFC on FOX fights
- 14 live events on FOX Sports 1 (including two TUF Finales)
- 4 live events on FOX Sports 2
In addition, he also announced the official date and locations of the three PPV events that will follow the 2014 kick off at Singapore. UFC on Fox 10 will be held at Chicago on January 25 and it will be followed by a stop at New Jersey for UFC 169 (Super Bowl weekend) on February 1. After that, the promotion will head off to Sin City on February 22 for UFC 170, the PPV event will take place at The Mandalay Resorts and Casino, Las Vegas.
Last August, it was revealed that six of the “Fight Night” events will be held in Europe to allow the audience of the region to watch the events at primetime, instead of the usual where they have to watch it in the middle of the night due to the conflicting time zones of Europe and USA. It was also said that UFC is planning for international versions of The Ultimate Fighter in Canada, Australia, India and China.
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