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UFC 249 Reportedly Will Take Place on California Tribal Land Amid COVID-19

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

UFC President Dana White will reportedly hold UFC 249 at the Tachi Palace Casino Resort in Central California on land "belonging to the Tachi-Yokut Tribe, part of the federally ...
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Reports: UFC 249 finds home on California tribal land

1 month ago   |   By MMAjunkie

UFC 249 has a closed-door home: Tachi Palace Casino Resort just outside of Lemoore, Calif., near Fresno.
Following a tweet by veteran MMA reporter Jeff Sherwood on Monday, The New York Times published on Tuesday a detailed report on the venue for the April 18 pay-per-view, which will be headlined by Tony Ferguson vs. Justin Gaethje for the interim lightweight title.
Additionally, Sherwood reported UFC 249 would be the first of four UFC events held at the venue.
There is an ongoing suspension of combat sports in California due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, because the venue for UFC...
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UFC 249 reportedly moving to tribal land in California

UFC 249 reportedly moving to tribal land in California

1 month ago   |   By Sporting News

A casino resort in California appears to have come to the rescue for the UFC, which hadn't been able to find an alternative site after Barclays Center in Brooklyn was ruled out.
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