The Bellator NYC PPV event between Sonnen vs. Silva will be holding at the Madison Square Garden.
However, for fans who would be unable to get to the arena to witness the fight live, could still get to experience the event.
This however would be in a different atmosphere. Several select movie theaters all over the U.S is expected to air the card.
Helping to broadcast the June 24 pay-per-view from New York City is Fathom Events who would be broadcasting in about 350 select movie theaters. Fans who wish to purchase tickets can do that through the website of Fathom Events.
A press release sent out by Bellator has it that for a one night showing, itsPPV event featuring Chael Sonnen (29-15-1) and Wanderlei Silva (35-12-1) can be accessed and watched in theaters.
An exclusive commemorative poster will be given to fans when they purchase their tickets. The live broadcast is expected to begin at around 10pm ET/ 7pm PT in cinemas nationwide.
A heavyweight fight between the legend Fedor Emelianenko (36-4) and Matt Mitrione (11-5) is also expected to be on the card.
Former UFC contender Lorenz Larkin (18-5, 1 NC) will go head on with welterweight champion Douglas Lima (28-6). Larkin in his last fight, defeated Neil Magny after pounding him with a barrage of leg kicks, before securing the TKO victory with the help of his elbows.
Michael Chandler (16-3), lightweight champion recently defeated Ben Henderson, a former UFC Champion. This time around, Chandler is expected to defend his belt against Brent Primus (7-0).
Kymberli Frueh, Fathom Events VP of Programming had a few comments to make.
“MMA fans will be treated to a very exciting and unique experience by watching this momentous event on the big screen,” he said.