A number of folks with data of the reserving informed MMA Preventing the middleweights will meet on June 13 at a UFC occasion anticipated to happen in Las Vegas, doubtless the APEX Middle the place UFC President Dana White stated the promotion might reside for the foreseeable future because the coronavirus pandemic continues. The folks requested anonymity as a result of the information had not been made public.
Roberson was pressured to bout out of UFC Jacksonville lower than 24 hours earlier than the Could 13 occasion as a result of issues from his weight reduce; his coach stated he was recognized with rhabdomyolysis and was pressured to go to the hospital. Roberson and Vettori almost got here to blows after a confrontation within the host lodge that went viral.
In separate interviews with MMA Preventing, Roberson sought to rebook the combat, whereas Vettori wished just for an opponent to point out up after a beforehand scheduled bout at UFC London was canceled. Now, they’ll get an opportunity to settle their rating.
The June 13 occasion initially was scheduled as a Struggle Night time occasion in Kazakhstan earlier than the coronavirus pandemic. UFC 250, initially scheduled for June 6, has not formally been rescheduled.