The Brazilian is set for June 23, 2012 at the Mineirinho Arena in Belo Horizonte and features the first ever “TUF Brazil” final and the long-awaited rematch between middleweight fighters Vitor Belfort and Wanderlei Silva.
The co-main event has Brazilian heavyweight Fabricio Werdum taking on Mike Russow, with both fighters coming off wins in their previous bouts.
Tickets should go quickly as Brazilian fans have shown a propensity for snatching up tickets quickly.
Information on tickets is as follows from today’s release:
Tickets for UFC® 147: BELFORT vs. SILVA, go on sale Thursday, May 24 at 8 p.m. BRT and are priced at: Premium Octagon® (R$ 1.200 / 600 – half price), Octagon® (R$ 700 / R$ 350 – half price), Premium Seats (R$ 700 / R$ 350 – half-price), Seats (R$ 450 / R$ 225 – half price), Stands (R$ 220 / R$ 110 – half-price). Tickets will also be available for purchase by individuals with international credit cards.
UFC® 147: BELFORT vs. SILVA will be available live on Pay-Per-View Saturday, June 23 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT on UFC.TV, iN DEMAND, DirecTV, DISH Network, Avail-TVN, and in Canada on BellTV, Shaw Communications, Sasktel, and Viewer’s Choice Canada for a suggested retail price of $44.99 US/$49.99 CAN for Standard Definition and $54.99 US/$59.99 CAN for High Definition.