Kasey Thompson sent along the following:
For Immediate Release:
May 2nd, 2007
UFC LEGEND – STEPHAN BONNAR – SPECIAL GUEST AT XFS V
BOISE, Idaho — USA Qwest Arena and Knockout Promotions announced today that UFC legend, Stephan “The American Psycho” Bonnar will be making a special guest appearance as well as television commentating at XFS V “Heavy Hitters” on Saturday, May 12th , 2007 at Qwest Arena.
Stephan Bonnar, a Chicago , Illinois native; was one of the original cast members of the “The Ultimate Fighter” on Spike TV in 2004. He went on to fight in the finale against Forrest Griffen. That fight received national acclaim — voted 2005 “fight of the year,” possibly the greatest fight in UFC history.
Stephan’s next scheduled Pay-Per-View fight will be June 28th against Rashad Evans.
A total of 14 fights will round off the action packed night of local and world-renowned fighters as they put it all on the line for “Heavy Hitters.”
Tickets are on sale now and are available exclusively at the Qwest Arena Box Office, by phone 331.TIXS (8497), toll free 888-330-TIXS (8497), or online at www.qwestarenaidaho.com. Prices range from $15 to $75 plus handling fees. A $5 active/retired military discount is available on select seats.