(Macao, October 11, 2012) – Sands China Ltd. propertieshave
launched several Ultimate Fighting
Championship packages for mixed martial arts (MMA) fans
and tourists alike to enjoy the action-packed, world renowned UFC®
competition while experiencing luxurious accommodation at any of the six hotels
located at Sands China’s integrated resorts in Macao. The exclusive UFC
packages promise guests a journey filled with endless excitement and luxury, no
matter which hotel property they choose for their stay: Sands®
Macao; The Venetian® Macao; Four Seasons Hotel Macao; Conrad Macao,
Cotai Central; Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central or Sheraton Macao Hotel, Cotai
Ultimate Fighting Championship
packages*1 start at HK$1,424*2for stays at Holiday Inn Macao Cotai Central,
and come with one
night hotel accommodation and two UFC Macao event admission tickets.
packages are available for booking now until November 8. To make a reservation, call +853 2882 8818 (Macao),
+852 6333 6660 (Hong Kong) or 4001 20 6618 (China). Act fast and book now while
this superb value offer lasts! For complete terms and conditions, please visit hk.venetianmacao.com/entertainment_packages/UFC/.
UFC on FUEL TV: RICH FRANKLIN
VS CUNG LE
Greater China region’s debut UFC event UFC on FUEL TV: RICH FRANKLIN VS CUNG LE will be held on Saturday, November 10 at The Venetian Macao’s
CotaiArena™. The phenomenal competition will be headlined by an epic
middleweight fight pitting former UFC champion Rich Franklin against former
Strikeforce champion Cung Le.
Macao event will feature South Korean MMA pioneer "Stun Gun" Dong Hyun Kim, in a pivotal
welterweight bout against Brazil’s Paulo Thiago, as well as a light heavyweight battle pitting
unbeaten Bulgarian Stanislav Nedkov against Brazilian knockout artist Thiago Silva. Befitting the occasion, the first UFC event in China will feature
the first Chinese fighter ever to compete in the Octagon™, Tiequan Zhang. Known as “The Wolf” for
his ferocious style, Zhang has already won in the Octagon against Jason Reinhardt in a fight that received
more than 100 million online hits in China.
UFC on FUEL TV: RICH
FRANKLIN VS CUNG LEwill air live on numerous UFC broadcast
partners across Asia and globally, as well as on FUEL TV in North America on
Sunday, November 11.
Tickets for the middleweight fight UFC on FUEL TV: RICH FRANKLIN VS CUNG LE are now on sale at all Sands China box offices*3. They can be purchased in one of seven categories: HKD/MOP 3,880 (Silver), 2,280 (Bronze),
1,280 (A Reserve), 980 (B Reserve), 880 (C Reserve), 680 (D Reserve) and 380 (E
Reserve). Tickets can also be booked online at www.CotaiTicketing.com, or by phone at +853 2882 8818 (Macao) / +852 6333 6660 (HK), and
are also available at Tom Lee Outlets and through Hong Kong Ticketing (customer
service fee applies) at www.HKTicketing.com, or by
phone at +852 3128 8288. For more information about the event, visit www.ufc.com.
*1 Above offer is for shared suite
rates are in MOP/HKD and subject to 5% government tax and 10% service charge
Box Office; The Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel – Main Lobby Box Office; Four
Seasons Hotel – The Plaza Casino Box Office; Sands Macao – Casino Floor L1 Box
Office; Sands Cotai Central – CotaiTicketing™ Box Offices (Holiday Inn and East