UFC to hold events in Quebec City, Vancouver, Toronto, Halifax and Montreal in 2014

GSP probably won't be fighting, but the UFC will hit a record five Canadian cities in 2014. (MARTIN...

GSP probably won't be fighting, but the UFC will hit a record five Canadian cities in 2014. (MARTIN CHEVALIER/QMI Agency)

QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 3:07 PM ET

The UFC has a record five events in Canada scheduled for its 2014 calendar, including stops in two new cities.

Tom Wright, UFC director of operations in Canada, made the announcement Wednesday in Quebec City, where the TUF Nations: Canada vs. Australia finale will be held April 16.

Fight cards will take place in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver, while the UFC is also set to make its Halifax debut.

As well, Wright announced a new program dubbed UFC Experience that will bring fighters to communities in Ontario, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia that are unable to host events.

No fights were announced apart from the Quebec City date.

UPCOMING EVENTS

• Quebec City, TUF Nations: Canada vs. Australia finale – April 16 at Colisee Pepsi

• Vancouver, UFC 174 – June 14 at Rogers Arena

• Toronto, UFC 178 – Sept. 27 at Air Canada Centre

• Halifax, UFC Fight Night – Oct. 4 at Halifax Metro Centre

• Montreal, UFC 181 – Dec. 6 at Bell Centre


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