UFC President Dana White has announced that fans are back in the UFC and it will be at full capacity. UFC 261 goes down on April 24th in Jacksonville, Florida with a full capacity crowd of 15,000 fans.
“What’s up everybody, UFC president Dana White here. And I have been waiting a year for this day, to tell you – we are back. UFC 261 on April 24th will be in Jacksonville, Florida with a full house of fans. Full capacity at the Five Star Veterans Memorial Arena. And you know I’m bringing an incredible card.”
UFC 261 will feature three title fights: Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman will rematch Jorge Masvidal after beating him via unanimous decision last July at Fight Island. Also, Valentina Shevchenko will defend her women’s flyweight title against former strawweight champ Jessica Andrade and Weili Zhang is defending her women’s strawweight title against former champion Rose Namajunas.