UFC president announces that a packed crowd will be present at UFC 261 on April 14 in Florida next month.
UFC president Dana White has welcomed fans back to the ring to watch what will be a divine fight between Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal. The two will headline the fight for the UFC welterweight title in front of a crowd of 15,000 people.
Dana White has desired there turn of fans since being forced to close the doors to the sport at the start of the COVID 19 pandemic in March 2020. It's been a very tough year for everyone. Still, the UFC was the only sport that somehow managed to continue staging events during the pandemic's peak with out a crowd present and all stateside events have been held without fans on its corporate campus in Las Vegas.
The excited UFC chief announced the news on social media, building hype with all the fans by sharing a merry video on Twitter, 'I have been waiting a year for this day to tell you we are back,'
Jorge Masvidal, the American professional mixed martial artist who has competed professionally since 2003,still maintains his strength and dedication. With an entire training camp behind him; he has the skillset to dominate a 170-pound king; Masvidal currently holds the title of #4 in the UFC welterweight rankings as of July 14, 2020"
Kamaru" Usman, the Nigerian-American professional mixed martial artist and former freestyle wrestler, holds a current title as of March 9, 2021, for #3 in the UFC men's pound- for-pound rankings.
Welterweight champion Usman will face Masvidal in the main event.