UFC 189 takes place this coming July in Las Vegas, Nevada as Irish #1 contender Conor McGregor (17-2) takes on Jose Aldo (25-1) for the UFC Featherweight Championship.
UFC president Dana White made the announcement of a world tour ahead of the massive fight card at the beginning of the UFC 185 post-fight press conference.
This tour will take place in 8 cities – 5 countries – in 12 days. Brazil, America, Canada, London and Ireland
The event is still being fine tuned and no specific details have been announced as of yet other than the date and location.
The Dublin Convention Centre on Spencer Dock has been cited as the location on Tuesday the 31st of March.
An exact time has not yet been given but this event is free and open to the public with a Q&A and ‘meet and greets’ most likely to be on the menu for fight fans.
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Shane Saunders, Pundit Arena