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Sport UFC 249 cancelled, all UFC shows postponed indefinitely

01:30  10 april  2020
01:30  10 april  2020 Source:   sbnation.com

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We have some Breaking News as reported from multiple outlets, the ufc to indefinitely postpone the next three events per an email from Dana white to all UFC

The UFC president's decision came moments after President Donald Trump warned against large Dana White relents on coronavirus, postpones UFC events after President Trump says it would be Turns out Dana White didn't need a total shutdown of the country to cancel UFC events amid the

The hammer has inevitably dropped on the UFC’s outrageous plans to run events even during a worsening coronavirus pandemic.

Dana White holding a phone © Photo by Zhe Ji/Getty Images

Just days after Dana White announced that UFC 249 and other scheduled events would proceed, ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reported Thursday afternoon that UFC 249 is off and the promotion’s lineup of bouts have to be shelved indefinitely.

White also told Okamoto that ESPN/Disney executives put the kibosh on his plans.

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Any fights on the card at UFC 249 also do not need to be sanctioned by the California State Athletic While the UFC has already postponed three events in March and April due to the coronavirus The Japanese boxing commission cancelled all fight cards scheduled for March on government advice to

While not confirmed by the promotion themselves, it was widely reported that the UFC would hold its next several events at the Tachi Palace Casino in Lemoore, CA. The casino is on tribal land and thus would not be subject to sanctioning by the California State Athletic Commission. White also made an outrageous claim that he was close to securing a private island for international fighters who can’t travel to the US, but that’s presumably off the table.

All of these moves have been met with widespread skepticism and criticism of the UFC for skirting shelter-in-place orders and physical distancing guidelines, but White has been adamant for weeks that the show would go on. Evidently, ESPN/Disney decided the show won’t go on, and they’re the ones paying the UFC a lot of money to broadcast content.

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