UFC President Dana white continues to insist that Habib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson will fight for the title of lightweight division on 18 April on the UFC 249.
Moreover, white said recently that he has a new location to hold all of the anticipated bout, which initially was to be held in the arena Barclays Center in new York. Despite three cancelled the event due to the pandemic coronavirus, the head of the UFC refuses to carry the fight Nurmagomedov – Ferguson at a later date.
This past Monday Wyatt said that he decided on the venue of the tournament, which, according to him, will be held behind closed doors, as happened with the recent event in Brazil, passed without spectators.
“I already know where will be held the tournament,” said white in an interview with Kevin Ayoola from Yahoo Sports. “But I’m not ready to tell you that. I know a lot of things… There will be no fan. It will be a closed event!”
We will remind, earlier it was reported that Khabib Nurmagomedov was forced to return to Russia, as in California state of emergency was declared and the champion could no longer normally there to train.