UFC 157 Tickets

When it comes to the top notch mixed martial arts action, nothing compares to the kind of action that comes from Ultimate Fighting Championship or UFC, which happens to be the largest company of its kind. Ultimate Fight Championship is known for hosting and staging the fights of some of the top most fighters in the world, while staging the UFC events in different parts of the world as well. Because of the fact that UFC host and produces the fights of the top ranked fighters in the world, it enjoys massive fan following not just in its country of origin but it in the rest of the world as well. All the fights at the UFC are carried out under the enforced Unified Rules of Mixed Martial Arts. As far as the weight divisions are concerned, there are eight divisions in UFC.

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About UFC 157

The Ultimate Fighting Championship saw its formation back in November 1993, and the inaugural event of UFC took place in Denver, Colorado in the same year. The main reason and aim behind its creation as well as the event was to pit fighters, with different fighting styles, against each other in order to determine which form of martial arts dominates them all. The event featured fighters who mastered in disciplines like Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Boxing and Wrestling among many other styles. With the passage of time, all of these fighters started taking various required elements from more than one fight styles and hence laying foundation to a new fighting style known as mixed martial arts.
For the entirety of its existence, UFC has only staged men’s fighting matchups. But for the first time in the history of Ultimate Fighting Championship, UFC 157 will be featuring a bout between two female fighters as the main event of the night. UFC 157 will feature Ronda Rousey going up against Liz Carmouche in an epic encounter with Rousey’s Women’s World Bantamweight Championship title on the line. Stakes couldn’t get any higher, so catch the history in the making with UFC 157 tickets.
The bout between Rousey and Carmouche will mark the first ever women’s event held in UFC. The fight was staged after Carmouche led a successful campaign on social media to convince Dana White the promoter of UFC, to get a shot at Rousey’s championship. Apart from being the currently Bantamweight Champion, Rousey is also the first ever Bantamweight Champion. Previously she has also held Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Championship. In 2008, she also became the first female American fight to win a Medal in Jude in Beijing at the Summer Olympics. Carmouche on the other hand kicked off her career in 2010 with two back to back wins by TKO and submission.
Most recently Carmouche went up against Kaitlin Young on July 28, 2012 at Invicta Fighting Championships where she claimed the victory via submission. Now after running a campaign to land a title shot against Rousey, stakes couldn’t be higher for both Carmouche and Rousey. So get your dose of live action with cheap UFC 157 tickets.