While UFC 261 takes place on April 24 in Jacksonville, Dana White has introduced that 15,000 spectators can be allowed in the corridor.
Like all areas of leisure round the world, the world pandemic has clearly pushed the UFC to prepare many exhibits with out an viewers, and has even exported to Abu Dhabi on the Fight Island in order to stop a world fighter could also be banned from getting into the United States. An answer that has borne fruit since many exhibits had been organized there with out inconvenience, like the highly anticipated Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier who noticed the American fighter win. Now returned to the United States, since the final fights befell at UFC Apex, positioned in Las Vegas, whereas Dana White labored in the shadows for a fast return to a “normal” scenario.
A packed enviornment!
So, in a video posted this Tuesday on UFC social media, Dana White introduced that UFC 261, set to happen at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida. Above all, the public can be allowed in the room to attend a giant struggle additionally confirmed by the boss of the UFC and the latter introduced that 15,000 folks can be current. He additionally introduced the essential occasion of this night, and never least since it is going to be a rematch between Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal. The 2 males had clashed in July 2020, nonetheless in this Jacksonville room, on the event of UFC 251. Usman had received by unanimous choice of the referees to retain his middleweight title, whereas his opponent had solely 6 quick days of preparation following Gilbert Burns’ bundle. There is little question that the unhealthy boy Masvidal will arrive with huge envy earlier than this confrontation …
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