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Thursday, October 16, 2008


Courtesy of the Ultimate Fighting Championship:

For Immediate Release:
October 16, 2008


Tickets Go On Sale Saturday, Oct. 18 at 12 Noon PT

Las Vegas, NV (USA) – After thirteen weeks of intense competition seen by millions of viewers on Spike TV, four competitors from The Ultimate Fighter® Team Nogueira vs Team Mir will fight for the ultimate prize on December 13th – the chance to become The Ultimate Fighter and win a multi-year, six-figure contract with the UFC®. The Ultimate Fighter Team Nogueira vs Team Mir Finale will take place Saturday, Dec. 13 live from The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas and will air live on Spike TV, beginning at 9pm ET/PT (tape delayed).

Tickets for The Ultimate Fighter® Team Nogueira vs Team Mir Finale are $350, $250 and $150, plus any additional box office or service fees, and go on sale Saturday, Oct. 18 at 12 Noon PT. Please visit any Ticketmaster location, call 702-474-4000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com to purchase tickets.

UFC® Fight Club™ members will have the opportunity to purchase tickets to this event Thursday, Oct. 16 at 10am PT via the website ufc.com. A special Internet ticket pre-sale will be available to UFC newsletter subscribers Friday, Oct. 17 starting at 10am PT. To access this presale, users must register for the UFC newsletter through ufc.com.

UFC fans can tune in to The Ultimate Fighter Team Nogueira vs Team Mir on Spike TV every Wednesday at 10pm ET/PT now through December 3rd to see which competitors advance each week and who will be fighting in the finals live on Dec. 13th.

For more information about The Ultimate Fighter Team Nogueira vs Team Mir Finale, UFC 89, UFC 90, UFC 91 or any upcoming UFC event, visit ufc.com or uk.ufc.com or ufcespanol.com. All bouts are live and subject to change.

About The Ultimate Fighting Championship

The Ultimate Fighting Championship® is the world’s leading professional mixed martial arts organization and offers the premier series of MMA sports events. Owned and operated by Zuffa, LLC, and headquartered in Las Vegas, Nev., UFC® produces over twelve live pay-per-view events annually that are distributed residentially through North American cable and satellite providers including iNDEMAND Networks, DIRECTV, DISH Network, TVN Entertainment, Shaw Pay-Per-View, Bell ExpressVU, Viewers Choice and via the Internet worldwide on Yahoo! Sports, and commercially through Joe Hand Promotions. In addition to its North American distribution, UFC programming is distributed in over 100 countries and territories throughout the world. For more information, or current UFC fight news, visit ufc.com or uk.ufc.com or ufcespanol.com.

Ultimate Fighting Championship®, Ultimate Fighting®, UFC®, The Ultimate Fighter®, Submission®, As Real As It Gets®, Zuffa™, The Octagon™ and the eight-sided competition mat and cage design are registered trademarks, trademarks, trade dress or service marks owned exclusively by Zuffa, LLC in the United States and other jurisdictions. All other marks referenced herein may be the property of Zuffa, LLC or other respective owners.

About Spike TV

Spike TV is available in 96.1 million homes and is a division of MTV Networks. A unit of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), MTV Networks is one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms. Spike TV’s Internet address is www.spike.com and for up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs, visit Spike TV's press site at http://www.spike.com/press.