UFC introduced Wednesday it’s going to host a combat evening within the U.Okay. for the primary time in three years.
The occasion, to be held in London on March 19, is the primary of its form since Jorge Masvidal recorded a surprising knockout win over Liverpool’s Darren Until on the O2 Enviornment in March 2019 at UFC 147.
The coronavirus pandemic noticed the 2020 occasion canceled. It was set to be headlined by Leon Edwards and Tyron Woodley.
It should now return to the O2 Enviornment, with it being the UFC’s twelfth occasion on U.Okay. soil.
UFC president Dana White stated in an announcement: “Each time we placed on an occasion in London, it’s an unbelievable expertise. The followers are unimaginable, and the fights are all the time off the charts.
“It’s a special form of vitality in England. And I can’t wait to get again there with a combat card on March 19.”
No fights have but been confirmed for the occasion, with tickets set to go on sale Feb. 4.
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