Dana White has informed TMZ Sports that he is in negotiations for an agreement to see his UFC fighters competing on a private island during this coronavirus pandemic. He would fly in fighters on private planes. White proclaims that the COVID-19 pandemic will not prevent the UFC 249 event that is scheduled to take place on April 18.
The location is a secret and will be the spot for two months of weekly fighting and eventually have the Octogan be used for international fighitng. The deal is very close according to White UFC 249 will feature Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade and Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik along with Greg Hardy will also be on the card as well as Ray Borg, Jeremy Stephens and more.