Dana White has stated that return of the UFC was a hit and is now trying to 30th Could in Las Vegas for his or her subsequent present.
The motion went forward behind closed doorways at Veterans Memorial Area, Jacksonville on the weekend with Alistair Overeem’s come-from-behind victory over Walt Harris, the headline bout of the evening.
UFC president White has praised the arduous work of his employees for having the ability to placed on the present and now all eyes have rapidly turned to the following occasion set for the top of Could.
One of many issues I all the time do is imagine that nothing is unimaginable. The whole lot might be executed, particularly in 2020
“We labored arduous to drag this factor off and to get right here. Nothing means extra to me than the security of everyone who was concerned within the occasion. Not simply with COVID-19, however a battle that wasn’t stopped quickly sufficient – all these kind of issues,” he stated.
“Each time we end an occasion, I would like everyone to go dwelling secure. It isn’t any totally different now with the COVID-19 factor. We’ll do every little thing in our energy, we’ll spend the cash, we’ll get one of the best, the brightest, we’ll discuss to docs and specialists within the discipline to determine the right way to beat it.
“One of many issues I all the time do is imagine that nothing is unimaginable. The whole lot might be executed, particularly in 2020. You must be keen to work arduous sufficient, spend some cash and provide you with options, and that is what we did this week.
“We’re rolling now. If we will not get Could 30th on the APEX, it’ll be tremendous disappointing, however we’ll go elsewhere.”