VIDEO: UFC 134 Rio Press Conference With Dana White, Anderson Silva, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira And Mauricio "Shogun" Rua

Join SB Nation MMA as we stream live video of the UFC 134 press conference today at 2 p.m. ET. On hand will be UFC President Dana White as well as Anderson Silva, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Shogun Rua and more.

  • Live
2 Total Updates since June 16, 2011
  • Updates 2
  • All Updates 2

UFC 134 Tickets Sell Out In 74 Minutes

According to Sherdog.com, tickets for UFC 134 sold-out in approximately 74 minutes. The event is scheduled for August 27th at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Tickets to the general public went on sale on Friday, June 17th at 11:30 p.m. PT. Tickets for UFC 134 were originally sold at the following prices: R$1,600, R$1,000, R$450, and R$275. Tickets were sold online at INGRESSO.com.

As the Sherdog report notes, UFC 134 ranks behind UFC 127 and UFC 115 as the fastest sellouts in company history. Both of those events sold out in 30 minutes for 18,000 and 17,000-seat venues. The HSBC arena is configured for 14,000 seats.

UFC 134: Rio features a middleweight title fight between current champion Anderson Silva and challenger Yushin Okami. In addition to that fight as a main event, UFC light heavyweights Forrest Griffin and Mauricio Rua will rematch and heavyweight prospect Brendan Schaub will meet former UFC and PRIDE heavyweight champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.

Continue

VIDEO: UFC 134 Rio Press Conferece With Dana White, Anderson Silva, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira And Mauricio "Shogun" Rua

Join SB Nation MMA as we stream the UFC 134: Rio special press conference today at 2 p.m. ET. On hand will be UFC President Dana White, headliners Anderson Silva, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua and more. We will not only stream live video of the event, but also update this StoryStream with news and information resulting from the event including quotes, photos, fight card updates and more.

For more, follow @SBNationMMA Senior Editor Luke Thomas on Twitter: @MMANation. Be sure to also "Like" us on Facebook by clicking the button on the Facebook window in this post.

UFC 134 takes place at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on August 27th, 2011.

The full fight card for the event at the time of this writing is as follows:

Anderson Silva vs. Yushin Okami
Forrest Griffin vs. Mauricio 'Shogun' Rua
Spencer Fisher vs. Thiago Tavares
Luiz Cane vs. Stanislav Nedkov
Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Brendan Schaub
Erick Silva vs. Mike Swick
David Mitchell vs. Paulo Thiago
Yves Jabouin vs. Ian Loveland
Antonio Carvalho vs. Yuri Alcantara

 

Continue
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.