The UFC held a special pre-fight press conference ahead of Fight Night 34 in Singapore. The promotion announced its plans to expand in Asia with its first card in Singapore and the next event in Macau returning to the Cotai Arena.
UFC TUF China Finale in Macau on March 1, 2014 was announced. This event will see the TUF finalists at Fetherweight and Welterweight face off to determine who gets the UFC 6 figure contract. Along with the main event previously announced as Kim Donghyun versus John Hathaway, UFC confirmed Hatsu Hioki versus Ivan Menjivar and Nam YuiChul versus Kazuki Tokudome. The final bout announced is between Heavyweights Shawn Jordan and Matt Mitrione.