UFC 200 has a date and venue. The bicentennial numbered UFC pay-per-view event will take place on July 2, 2016, at the MGM – AEG Las Vegas Arena currently under construction.
UFC president Dana White made the announcement during a Q&A session on Friday at the UFC Fan Expo in Las Vegas.
The Las Vegas Arena is a $350 million, 20,000-seat indoor arena being constructed in a joint venture between MGM Resorts International and AEG Live.
The venue will be located inside a new development project named “The Park” between New York-New York and the Monte Carlo casino hotels on the Vegas strip.
The arena is expected to be completed in early 2016.