UFC 139: Tickets for Henderson vs Rua go on sale on FridayPosted on September 28, 2011, 07:58 PM by Trent Reinsmith
Henderson will be returning to the UFC after a four-fight stint with Strikeforce. Henderson, a former PRIDE champion, left the UFC after defeating Michael Bisping at UFC 100. Henderson compiled a record of 3-1 with Strikeforce, capturing the promotion’s Light Heavyweight crown. In his final bout with the promotion he defeated Fedor Emelianenko via first round knockout.
Rua, a former UFC Light Heavyweight champion will return to the Octagon for the first time since knocking out Forrest Griffin at UFC 134. Rua, coming off a devastating loss to Jon Jones at UFC 128, dispatched Griffin at 1:53 of the first round.
Tickets for the fight card will go on sale on Friday at 10 a.m. PT.
Further Reading: Dan Henderson talks return to the UFC