UFC Announces UFC 217 For MSG, Fight Pass Event For China, Canada, More


The UFC announced its fourth quarter schedule, which included fights across several continents.

UFC 217 was made official for Madison Square Garden on November 4, with a Fight Pass event taking place in Shanghai, China on November 25 from the Mercedes-Benz Arena. Also, a UFC on Fox show on December 16 from the MTS Center in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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You can see the schedule below.

The UFC will close out 2017 in style, and with plenty of fights, as the promotion announced its fourth quarter schedule Saturday night. 

Packed with 12 events from October 7 to December 30 that will span six countries, including China, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Poland and the United States, fight fans around the world will have something to look forward to when the Octagon rolls into town. 

The schedule is as follows:

Oct. 7
UFC 216 - T-Mobile Arena - Las Vegas, NV

Oct. 21
UFC Fight Night - Ergo Arena - Gdansk, Poland 

Oct. 28
UFC Fight Night - Ginásio do Ibirapuera - Sao Paulo, Brazil 

Nov. 4
UFC 217 - Madison Square Garden - New York, NY 

Nov. 11
UFC Fight Night - Ted Constant Convocation Center - Norfolk, VA 

Nov. 18 (Nov. 19 in Australia)
UFC Fight Night - Qudos Bank Arena - Sydney, Australia 

Nov. 25
UFC Fight Night - Mercedes-Benz Arena - Shanghai, China

Dec. 1
The Ultimate Fighter Finale - Park Theatre - Las Vegas, NV

Dec. 2
UFC 218 - Little Caesars Arena - Detroit, MI

Dec. 9
UFC Fight Night - TBD

Dec. 16
FOX UFC Fight Night - MTS Centre - Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Dec. 30
UFC 219 - T-Mobile Arena - Las Vegas, NV

The November event at Madison Square Garden will be UFC's first there since UFC 205, which saw Conor McGregor become a double UFC Champion.

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