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Aldo, McGregor To Span The Globe For UFC 189

Jose Aldo

UFC 189 main event fighters Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor will span the globe this month, conducting an eight-city, five-country press tour for their featherweight title fight in July.

Over 12 days, Aldo and McGregor will visit such places as Rio de Janeiro, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and Boston to promote their upcoming bout. Co-main event fighters Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald will join them at select stops.

Aldo and McGregor will each attend a soccer match in their native country, as well, during the tour.

Check out the complete schedule below:

March 20 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Press Conference – 2 p.m. at Maracanazinho Arena

Participants: Aldo and McGregor

Event is free and open to the public; live streamed at www.ufc.com

March 23 – Las Vegas Press Tour

Participants: Aldo and McGregor

Media only.

March 24 – Los Angeles Press Tour

Participants: Aldo and McGregor

Media only.

March 25 – Boston Press Conference – 5:30 p.m. at The Strand Theater

Participants: Aldo and McGregor

Event is free and open to the public

March 26 – New York City Press Conference – 5 p.m. at Beacon Theater

Participants: Aldo, McGregor, Lawler and MacDonald

Event is free and open to the public

March 27 – Toronto, Ontario, Canada Press Conference – 4 p.m. at Eaton Centre (MAC Court Fountain)

Participants: Aldo, McGregor, Lawler and MacDonald

Event is free and open to the public

March 29 – McGregor to attend UEFA European Championship in Dublin, Ireland

2016 Qualifying round of UEFA European Championship: Republic of Ireland vs. Poland at Aviva Stadium in Dublin

March 29 – Aldo to attend FIFA International Match featuring Brazil in London, England

FIFA International friendly featuring Brazil vs. Chile at the Emirates Stadium in London

March 30 – London, England Press Conference – Location TBA

Participants: Aldo and McGregor

Event is closed to the public

March 31 – Dublin, Ireland – Fan Event – Convention Centre Dublin

Participants: Aldo and McGregor

Event is free and open to the public

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