As COVID-19 kept international fighters from traveling to the United States, the T UFC president needed an island in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
A breakdown of the fights on the main card of UFC 251 on Saturday on “Fight Island” in Abu Dhabi, with picks from the Review-Journal’s Adam Hill and Heidi Fang:
The idea of an international location for hosting UFC fights was born from a TMZ interview in April and came to fruition through support of the Abu Dhabi government.
Randall Cunningham had a standout 16-year NFL career at quarterback, and is the pastor at Remnant Ministries. He also is considered the greatest UNLV player of all time.
The Pac-12 announced Friday it would play a conference-only schedule this season, meaning UNLV will not play California and Arizona State at Allegiant Stadium.
The NHL’s return-to-play plan and new collective bargaining agreement were approved Friday, paving the way for the Stanley Cup to be awarded.
Lou Finocchiaro (@GambLou) is parlaying two favorites on the main card and is betting two underdogs on the preliminary card Saturday.
Las Vegas Ballpark is opening up to fans for tours, the Las Vegas Aviators announced on Friday.
Rollers coach Tim Blenkiron says playing entire season at neutral site during virus pandemic will reduce production, travel logistics.
Ron McMillen won the $1,000 buy-in No-limit Hold’em six-handed tournament early Friday, earning more than $188,000.