Tag: UFC

UFC to make a ‘splash’ back to Aussie shores

UFC will return to Australia with Perth event

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), the world’s premier mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion, announced on October 10th its return to Australia for UFC 284 at Perth’s RAC Arena on February 12th, 2023. ‘UFC’ stated that in partnership with the Western Australian Government, through... » Read more

UFC plans to expand Las Vegas APEX facility

UFC to expand APEX facility in Las Vegas

Looking to add a larger fan element at its Apex facility (US) – UFC APEX® – the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has plans to add the ability to host up to 1,000 people for events. The ‘Las Vegas Review Journal’ stated that the UFC’s has put in a request to the Clark County... » Read more

Etihad Arena opens with UFC events and fans

UAE Etihad Arena opens

Fans in restricted numbers will be welcomed back to Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Arena as it stages its inaugural events later this month – three Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fight cards. This year’s UFC live event series will kick off with the third installment of the Fight Island series... » Read more

UFC gets a new address – Abu Dhabi

Etihad Arena Abu Dhabi October

The roaring success of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) events in Abu Dhabi has proved that it has got a new ‘home’ in the capital of United Arab Emirates (UAE). The Ultimate Fighting Championship is an American mixed martial arts promotion company based in Las Vegas, Nevada, which is owned... » Read more

UFC Fight Island™ success exults Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi safe event concept

Abu Dhabi successfully staging Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Island™ in July this year has brought to the fore the fact that the Emirates can hold safely large-scale events. UFC® is the world’s premier mixed martial arts (MMA) organization, with more than 318 million fans and 102... » Read more

‘UFC events in Abu Dhabi a roaring success’

UFC Abu Dhabi August 2020

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Senior Vice-President David Shaw has termed the UFC’s inaugural Fight Island events in Abu Dhabi as “one of the most important moments in the promotion’s history”. The Ultimate Fighting Championship is an American mixed martial arts promotion company... » Read more

UFC Fight Island set for bout extraordinaire

UFC Abu Dhabi

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Island ‘safe zone’ is all set to host the inaugural four-event series in Abu Dhabi. Strict COVID-19 protocols are in place with more than 2,500 people secluded from the outside world. Fight Island is actually Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, a manmade... » Read more