UFC announces that Fight Island events to be held in Abu Dhabi.
UFC president Dana White to step into the octagon as MMA faces a fight for survival.
UFC superstar Conor McGregor stole the headlines at UFC 250, announcing his retirement from the sport. The two-time UFC titleholder announced his retirement via Twitter for the third time in the closing moments of UFC 250.
Saturday's Fight Night event headlined by Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris meeting in a heavyweight bout.
The return of live professional sports in the USA and Canada went off largely without a hitch Saturday night at UFC 249.
UFC president Dana White was resolute in the fact that his organization would be the first major professional sports league in the United States and Canada to return from the coronavirus shutdown.
The main card begins at 10 p.m. ET on pay-per-view and is headlined by two title fights.
UFC 249 won't happen as planned at a California tribal casino after ESPN and Disney put pressure on UFC to back off the plan.
The Tachi Palace Resort Casino in central California could become the host for a series of UFC events during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Khabib is listed as the -300 favorite for the bout, with Ferguson at odds of +230.