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03-17-2012, 05:55 PM
Fans invited to Wednesday's UFC 149 kickoff press conference in Calgary | MMAjunkie.com (http://mmajunkie.com/news/27876/fans-invited-to-wednesdays-ufc-149-kickoff-press-conference-in-calgary.mma)

Fans are invited to Wednesday's UFC press conference in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Although not officially announced, it's expected to serve as a kickoff for UFC 149, which MMAjunkie.com (UFC blog for UFC news, UFC rumors, fighter interviews and event previews/recaps | MMAjunkie.com (http://www.mmajunkie.com)) recently reported as likely taking place July 21 at the 19,000-seat Scotiabank Saddledome.

The presser, which is expected to stream online, begins at 2 p.m. ET (noon MDT local time) with doors opening a half hour earlier.

The event takes place at Flames Central (219 Eighth Street SW) in downtown Calgary. UFC president Dana White and UFC-Canada head Tom Wright are scheduled to attend.

Fans are also invited to the following day's open workouts at BDB Martial Arts (3300 14th Ave. NE) with UFC fighters Jason MacDonald, Nick Ring and Mitch Clarke, as well as Calgary Stampeders Eric Fraser and Corey Mace. The event begins at 11 a.m. MDT.

Currently, no fights are rumored for the UFC 149 card, which will be the UFC's first in Calgary.

*Good news for you Calgary guys...

03-17-2012, 07:55 PM
Yeah man, thats like 4 blocks from where I work, I'll be there for sure!

03-20-2012, 04:50 PM
Anyone else here gonna be able to make it tomorrow?

I'm working right around the corner from this spot so I'll be goin, if anyone wants to meet up lemme know, cheers!