How have you learnt it’s been method too lengthy between UFC fights? How about when UFC president Dana White releases a present open six days forward of the cardboard?

On Saturday, “UFC 249: Ferguson vs. Gaethje” takes place at VyStar Veterans Memorial Enviornment in Jacksonville, Fla. It’s going to mark the primary UFC card in 56 days – eight lengthy, boredom-filled weeks by which all of our lives have been impacted by the continued COVID-19 pandemic.

However, as promised, White has the UFC again up and operating forward of different main skilled sports activities within the U.S. Some view the selections as controversial, however White has ensured his employees will make public security a major focus for the closed-door occasion, which marks the primary of three playing cards to be held on the venue in an eight-day span.

In the principle occasion, former interim champ Tony Ferguson (25-Three MMA, 15-1 UFC) takes on efficiency bonus machine Justin Gaethje (21-2 MMA, 4-2 UFC) in a struggle that, on paper, appears sure to entertain.

The co-main occasion sees reigning bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo (15-2 MMA, 9-2 UFC) face former titleholder and all-time nice Dominick Cruz (22-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC).

For MMA followers, Could 9 can’t get right here quickly sufficient, and White was pleased to provide somewhat style of what to anticipate forward of the night time’s pay-per-view broadcast. Test it out (through Twitter):

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