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UFC 111: St-Pierre vs Hardy
A poster or logo for UFC 111: St-Pierre vs Hardy.
Information
Promotion Ultimate Fighting Championship
Date March 27, 2010
Venue Prudential Center
City Newark, New Jersey
Event chronology
UFC Live: Vera vs. Jones UFC 111: St-Pierre vs Hardy UFC Fight Night: Florian vs. Gomi

UFC 111: St-Pierre vs Hardy is an upcoming mixed martial arts event to be held by the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) on March 27, 2010 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.[1]

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Background

The UFC Primetime series will return to build up the UFC Welterweight Championship fight between Georges St-Pierre and Dan Hardy.[2]

Martin Kampmann was originally set to fight Ben Saunders, but Kampmann was replaced by Jake Ellenberger due to a deep cut suffered in training by Kampmann. [3]

Ricardo Funch was forced to pull out of a fight against Matthew Riddle for an undisclosed reason. UFC newcomer Greg Soto was named as his replacement.[4]

Spike TV will be be broadcasting two live preliminary bouts one hour before the PPV broadcast begins.[5] The bouts confirmed for this portion of the card are Nate Diaz vs. Rory Markham and Ricardo Almeida vs. Matt Brown

This event will be seen in movie theaters throughout the United States via National CineMedia's Fathom event distribution service.[6] Also, it will play at the Cineplex Odeon chain in Canada.[7]

On March 10, 2010 it was announced that the event was officially sold out.[8]

Official Fight card

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Main Card

Spike TV Card

Preliminary Card

References


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