UFC President Dana White recently took to Twitter to announce that UFC 264 will be taking place at Las Vegas, Nevada’s T-Mobile Arena with a crowd “at full capacity” despite the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. White also revealed that tickets will be going on sale this week for the July 10 event headlined by Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor III.
The full return to Sin City will also feature a Middleweight matchup between Gilbert Burns and Stephen Thompson, Flyweight bout between Jennifer Maia and Jessica Eye, along with a Heavyweight fight between Tai Tuivasa and Greg Hardy. UFC 264 will follow crowds in attendance at UFC 261 from the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida April 24 and UFC 262 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas May 15.
Catch Dana White’s announcement below.
Vegas is OPEN!!! Poirier vs McGregor July 10th. tix on sale this week pic.twitter.com/F2VZ0APzrw
— danawhite (@danawhite) April 14, 2021