PRESS RELEASE – UFC ticket packages now on sale from the Sands Resorts in Macao.
Sands China’s Integrated Resorts Launch
Irresistible UFC Packages
Greater China’s first UFC event to take place at Venetian Macao in November
(Macao, October 15, 2012) – Sands China Ltd. properties have launched several Ultimate Fighting Championship packages for mixed martial arts (MMA) fans and tourists alike to enjoy the action-packed, world renowned UFC® competition while experiencing luxurious accommodation at any of the six hotels located at Sands China’s integrated resorts in Macao. The exclusive UFC packages promise guests a journey filled with endless excitement and luxury, no matter which hotel property they choose for their stay: Sands® Macao; The Venetian® Macao; Four Seasons Hotel Macao; Conrad Macao, Cotai Central; Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central or Sheraton Macao Hotel, Cotai Central.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship packages1 start at HK$1,4242 for stays at Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central, and come with one night hotel accommodation and two UFC Macao event admission tickets.
The packages are available for booking now until November 8. To make a reservation, call +853 2882 8818 (Macao), +852 6333 6660 (Hong Kong) or 4001 20 6618 (China). Act fast and book now while this superb value offer lasts! For complete terms and conditions, please visit hk.venetianmacao.com/entertainment_packages/UFC/.
UFC on FUEL TV: RICH FRANKLIN VS CUNG LE
The Greater China region’s debut UFC event UFC on FUEL TV: RICH FRANKLIN VS CUNG LE will be held on Saturday, November 10 at The Venetian Macao’s CotaiArena™. The phenomenal competition will be headlined by an epic middleweight fight pitting former UFC champion Rich Franklin against former Strikeforce champion Cung Le.
In addition, the UFC Macao event will feature South Korean MMA pioneer “Stun Gun” Dong Hyun Kim, in a pivotal welterweight bout against Brazil’s Paulo Thiago, as well as a light heavyweight battle pitting unbeaten Bulgarian Stanislav Nedkov against Brazilian knockout artist Thiago Silva. Befitting the occasion, the first UFC event in China will feature the first Chinese fighter ever to compete in the Octagon™, Tiequan Zhang. Known as “The Wolf” for his ferocious style, Zhang has already won in the Octagon against Jason Reinhardt in a fight that received more than 100 million online hits in China.
UFC on FUEL TV: RICH FRANKLIN VS CUNG LE will air live on numerous UFC broadcast partners across Asia and globally, as well as on FUEL TV in North America on Sunday, November 11.
Tickets for the middleweight fight UFC on FUEL TV: RICH FRANKLIN VS CUNG LE are now on sale at all Sands China box offices*. They can be purchased in one of seven categories: HKD/MOP 3,880 (Silver), 2,280 (Bronze), 1,280 (A Reserve), 980 (B Reserve), 880 (C Reserve), 680 (D Reserve) and 380 (E Reserve). Tickets can also be booked online at www.CotaiTicketing.com, or by phone at +853 2882 8818 (Macao) / +852 6333 6660 (HK), and are also available at Tom Lee Outlets and through Hong Kong Ticketing (customer service fee applies) at www.HKTicketing.com, or by phone at +852 3128 8288. For more information about the event, visit www.ufc.com.
Photo caption: Deluxe Room at Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central. New Ultimate Fighting Championship packages start at just HK$1,424, and come with one night hotel accommodation and two UFC Macao event admission tickets.
Photo caption: Greater China’s first UFC event UFC on FUEL TV: RICH FRANKLIN VS CUNG LE will be held at The Venetian Macao’s CotaiArena on November 10. Tickets are on sale now at all Sands China box offices and are also available as part of the new Ultimate Fighting Championship packages, which include accommodation at any of the hotels located at Sands China’s integrated resorts.