On March 6, Las Vegas will host the 259th UFC tournament. Already, this event can be called one of the strongest tournaments of the year, as it will host three championship fights. The broadcast of early prelims starts at 6 pm ET. The broadcast of the prelims will begin at 8 pm. And the main card will start at 10 pm. Below are the links to the stream.
Khamzat Chimaev, one of the main new stars of the UFC, announced today his retirement. According to Khamzat himself, he made such a decision due to health problems. A little later, this news was commented on by the former UFC champion in two weight divisions Henry Cejudo. He left the following comment:
French heavyweight Cyril Gane defeated Surinamese Jairzinho Rozenstruik in the main event at UFC Fight Night 186 on February 28 in Las Vegas. Following the results of five rounds, the judges unanimously gave the victory to Gane: 50-43, 50-43, 50-43.
Former interim UFC lightweight champion Tony Ferguson has partnered with legendary boxing coach Freddie Roach.
UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan has arrived in Las Vegas, where he will fight Aljamain Sterling on March 6.
Legendary MMA fighter and current acting mayor of Huntington Beach, Tito Ortiz has stated that he wishes to deliberately contract the coronavirus. Earlier, the 46-year-old American has repeatedly made it clear that he is skeptical about the COVID-19 pandemic.