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UFC 279 Promotional Guidelines Compliance Pay: Chimaev nets $6,000

LAS VEGAS – Fighters at Saturday’s UFC 279 event earned a total payout of $202,000 for compliance with UFC promotional guidelines. This program is a comprehensive plan that includes dress requirements, media obligations, and other items under the Fighter Code of Conduct, and replaces payments previously made under the UFC Athlete Dress Policy. UFC 279 … Read more

Nate Diaz-Tony Ferguson, Kamzat Chimayev-Kevin Holland on top card

LAS VEGAS – UFC has completely shuffled the top three fights of the UFC 279 card one day before its scheduled pay-per-view event, UFC president Dana White told SportsCenter in an Instagram live video on Friday. Nate Diaz will take on Tony Ferguson in the main event of Saturday’s show at T-Mobile Arena. Diaz’s first … Read more

Nate Diaz-Tony Ferguson, Kamzat Chimayev-Kevin Holland on top card

LAS VEGAS – UFC has completely shuffled the top three fights of the UFC 279 card one day before its scheduled pay-per-view event, UFC president Dana White told SportsCenter in an Instagram live video on Friday. Nate Diaz will take on Tony Ferguson in the main event of Saturday’s show at T-Mobile Arena. Diaz’s first … Read more

UFC cancels press conference after backstage fight erupts

LAS VEGAS – The UFC 279 press conference at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Thursday was canceled after several backstage altercations between Card’s fighters and their teams. UFC President Dana White tried to keep the press conference going by splitting the six fighters into two for each fight. After speaking to reporters and fans … Read more