Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Initially scheduled for June 7, 2020, from contained in the RAC Enviornment in Perth, Australia, UFC 251 has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Final Preventing Championship (UFC) launched a press release earlier as we speak, which reads:
“Attributable to present state and nationwide restrictions on public gatherings and journey, UFC 251 initially scheduled for Perth, Western Australia on Sunday, June 7 has been postponed. UFC appears ahead to returning to Perth within the close to future with a PPV occasion in partnership with tourism Western Australia.”
Previous to its cancelation, a number of title fights had been linked to UFC 251. Initially, Perth was to be the house of Valentina Shevchenko vs. Joanne Calderwood (which has since fallen aside on account of damage) and Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway 2. Volkanovski was trying to make his first title protection in his native Australia, however it’s now unlikely he’s in a position to defend his crown in entrance of his dwelling nation.
For the close to future, it appears UFC occasions are prone to be restricted to Jacksonville, Florida and the mysterious Battle Island.
I’ve been holding this in my again pocket as a possible headline for a gradual quarantine day, however UFC is again! Take pleasure in Derrick Lewis going through his worst foe but: wax.
There aren’t many fighters like both Tony Ferguson or Justin Gaethje — a part of what makes UFC 249 particular!
This image of boxers from a century in the past is fairly neat. All of them look related sufficient to modern-day fighters, simply want an Instagram filter!
A Rocky-type exercise:
Fighters are getting actual determined.
To reply the immediate, I’d go along with pepper jack cheese, avocado, and bacon with some kind of becoming BBQ sauce. I count on to examine some cool burger ideas within the feedback …
The Mad Titan burger at Scottie’s Pub, named after native fighter Yorgan De Castro, has bacon, cheese, onion rings, jalapeños and a garlic aioli sauce.
What would a burger named after you might have on it? pic.twitter.com/anTsQePwkU
— ESPN MMA (@espnmma) Might 3, 2020
Slips, rips, and KO clips
The referee actually allowed Ernesto Hoost to be a warrior on this one, rattling.
On the other finish of the spectrum, this ref noticed a fighter getting outclassed with journeys and elbows, stopping the battle earlier than he endured any main harm.
A fair barely coordinated assault could have led to higher outcomes:
I wish to stay on this actuality.
Midnight Music: Tonight’s soundtrack was one other current and acclaimed launch, Laura Marling’s Track For Our Daughter. It’s some very fairly folks rock!
Sleep effectively Maniacs! Extra martial arts insanity is all the time on the best way.