Ufc 249 Postponed Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Published on Apr 10, 2020

Ufc 249 Postponed Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Mixed martial arts league Ufc, a subsidiary of Endeavor, has decided to postpone Ufc 249, originally scheduled for April 18, after sports cabler ESPN asked the organization not to go forward with its pay-per-view event.

“While the organization was fully prepared to proceed with Ufc 249, ESPN has requested the postponement of the event and subsequent bouts until further notice in light of the Covid-19 pandemic,” announced Ufc on Thursday in a brief statement. “Ufc looks forward to resuming the full live events schedule as soon as possible.”

ESPN did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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Author: Elaine Low