The UFC has officially announced that the promotion would be returning to Colorado on April 2nd for UFC Fight Night 13.Three previous UFC events have been held in the Colorado – UFC 1, UFC 2, and The Ultimate Ultimate – though the promotion has not returned since 1995 nor as a regulated sporting event.
The long-rumored Spike TV event will take place April 2nd in Broomfield, Colorado, a suburb of Denver, at the 6,000-seat Broomfield Event Center and will air immediately before the debut episode of The Ultimate Fighter 7.
In the main event lightweights Kenny Florian and Joe Lauzon will clash. Stephan Bonnar versus Matt Hamill and Karo Parisyan versus Thiago Alves have also been officially-confirmed for the event.
Tickets for the event go on sale to UFC Fight Club members on January 20th at noon ET. A newsletter presale will begin on January 21st at noon ET. The password for the presale is “ULTIMATE”. Finally, tickets will go on sale to the general public on January 23rd at noon ET.