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UFC 104: Machida vs. Shogun Announced for October 24 in Los Angeles

UFC 104 PosterThe UFC on Monday officially announced “UFC 104: Machida vs. Shogun,” the promotion’s long-rumored event which is set to take place on October 24 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.

Light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida will defend his title against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua in the pay-per-view headliner, while a heavyweight matchup between Cain Velasquez and Ben Rothwell was also confirmed for the card.

Tickets for UFC 104 will go on sale to the public on Saturday, August 29 at 10 am PT through Ticketmaster and will be priced from $50 to $600. UFC Fight Club members can purchase tickets beginning at 10am on Thursday, August 27, while UFC newsletter subscribers have access to tickets using the presale password “DRAGON” beginning on Friday, August 28 at 10am.

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