UFC in NZ at last

Auckland City Harbour News - - NEWS -

The first live Ul­ti­mate Fight­ing Cham­pi­onship (UFC) event in New Zealand might be at Auck­land’s Vec­tor Arena by 2016. UFC di­rec­tor of op­er­a­tions for Canada, Aus­tralia and New Zealand Tom Wright hit Auck­land’s shores in Septem­ber to scout venues and meet broad­cast part­ners for a po­ten­tial fight event. He says he is con­fi­dent the world’s premier mixed mar­tial arts or­gan­i­sa­tion will host a fight night in New Zealand within the next three years. New Zealand fight­ers fea­ture promi­nently in the UFC’s next live event in Aus­tralia on De­cem­ber 7.

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