London, UK – As demand for UFC FIGHT NIGHT™: GUSTAFSSON vs. JOHNSON intensifies, the UFC today announced that seating within the Tele2 Arena has been reconfigured to release more tickets.
Set to be the second biggest event in the history of the UFC, the stadium will see up to 33,000 people join together for a truly epic evening of sport. Tickets are available via AXS.
The UFC have also released information about timings for both the weigh-in and event night. On Friday January 23rd doors to the Hovet Arena while the event itself will take place in the Tele2 Arena on Saturday 24th.
WEIGH-IN, Hovet Arena, Friday 23rd
15:30 DOORS OPEN TO FIGHT CLUB
15:30 FIGHT CLUB AUTOGRAPH SIGNING
16:00 DOORS OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC
18:00 WEIGH-IN BEGINS
FIGHT NIGHT, Tele2 Arena, Saturday 24th
20:00 DOORS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
22:00 FIGHT PASS PRELIMS
23:00 FS1 PRELIMS
02:00 UFC FIGHT NIGHT: GUSTAFSSON vs JOHNSON MAIN CARD
04:00 (approx.) UFC FIGHT NIGHT: GUSTAFSSON vs JOHNSON CONCLUDES
Swedish sporting superstar Alexander “The Mauler” Gustafsson will take on artist Anthony “Rumble” Johnson as the headline event on a card full of exciting bouts. The outcome of the fight is significant to the future of the Mauler as the winner could fight for the Light Heavyweight title, thus making this event all the more significant for Swedish fans.
But before Gustafsson can be granted a second shot at the belt, he must first get through knockout artist and currently ranked #3 light heavyweight Johnson, at the Tele2 Arena in what will be the UFC’s second largest event in it’s history.
The event will be broadcast live on FOX at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT, with Prelims starting at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT on FOX Sports 1.
All bouts are subject to final approval from the Swedish MMA Federation. All bouts live and subject to change.