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Video: Dana White Releases Hype Tape for Masvidal vs. Usman Fight at UFC 251

UFC president Dana White wasted little time promoting the newest addition to the UFC 251 card. White shared a video to hype up Kamaru Usman's encounter with Jorge Masvidal...

ufc 251 - Bleacher Report
1:50pm PDT - July 5th, 2020

It's ON! Jorge Masvidal has AGREED a deal with UFC and will face Kamaru Usman at UFC 251 – reports

A titanic replacement bout has reportedly been agreed for UFC 251 next weekend, with Jorge Masvidal set to step in to face champion Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight title. Read Full Article at RT.com

ufc 251 - RT
11:52am PDT - July 5th, 2020

Kamaru Usman, Jorge Masvidal agree to fight in UFC 251

Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal have agreed to fight in Saturday's UFC 251, sources told ESPN.

ufc 251 - ESPN
11:52am PDT - July 5th, 2020

Next stop Fight Island? Jorge Masvidal takes COVID-19 test as speculation of short-notice UFC 251 fight intensifies

Speculation linking UFC star Jorge Masvidal with a short notice title shot against Kamaru Usman at UFC 251 has grown as the UFC 'BMF' posts images of him undergoing the COVID-19 test necessary to compete next week. Read Full Article at RT.com

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3:48am PDT - July 5th, 2020

'Give me the chance!' With Gilbert Burns RULED OUT, Colby Covington calls for Kamaru Usman rematch at UFC 251 (VIDEO)

Following Gilbert Burns' withdrawal from UFC 251 after his positive COVID-19 test, former interim champion Colby Covington has called on the UFC to draft him in for a short-notice rematch with defending champion Kamaru Usman. Read Full Article at RT.com

ufc 251 - RT
3:03am PDT - July 5th, 2020

Reports: Burns out of UFC 251, Masvidal could replace - Reuters

Gilbert Burns is "not feeling well" and has been removed from the UFC 251 main event on July 11, multiple outlets reported Saturday.

ufc 251 - Reuters
6:35pm PDT - July 4th, 2020

Reports: Burns out of UFC 251, Masvidal could replace - Reuters Canada

Gilbert Burns is "not feeling well" and has been removed from the UFC 251 main event on July 11, multiple outlets reported Saturday.

ufc 251 - Reuters
6:35pm PDT - July 4th, 2020

Sources -- UFC in negotiations for Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251

There are active negotiations to book Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal as the new main event of UFC 251, sources told ESPN.

ufc 251 - ESPN
5:00pm PDT - July 4th, 2020

Gilbert Burns removed from UFC 251 main event, source says

Gilbert Burns will not compete in the main event of UFC 251, a source confirmed to ESPN. He had been set to face Kamaru Usman in a welterweight title fight.

ufc 251 - ESPN
6:25am PDT - July 4th, 2020

UFC Fight Island: Gilbert Burns out of Kamaru Usman fight due to contracting coronavirus as new challengers emerge

The welterweight title challenger is out of the first event at Yas Island in Abu Dhabi

ufc 251 - Independent
3:12am PDT - July 4th, 2020

COVID KO: Title challenger Gilbert Burns OUT of UFC 251 after testing positive for coronavirus

The first big UFC Fight Island show has already suffered a major blow with the news that the main event bout between Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns is off due to the Brazilian testing positive for COVID-19. Read Full Article at RT.com

ufc 251 - RT
2:32am PDT - July 4th, 2020

UFC 251: Previewing Usman-Burns and Other Matches on the Card

At last Fight Island is here. UFC 251 is sure to be one of the biggest and most memorable pay-per-view events of all-time...

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4:07am PDT - July 1st, 2020

UFC News: Latest on Ryan Garcia vs. Henry Cejudo, Daniel Cormier and More

For a man who has claimed to be retired, Henry Cejudo's name just can't seem to stay out of the news cycle...

ufc 251 - Bleacher Report
4:07am PDT - July 1st, 2020

UFC Fight Night live stream: Poirier vs Hooker - watch the full card online today

Top lightweights collide at the UFC Apex tonight - here's how to watch UFC Fight Night online and get a Poirier vs Hooker live stream from anywhere.

ufc 251 - TechRadar
2:56pm PDT - June 27th, 2020

UFC News: Latest on Henry Cejudo Retirement, Kamaru Usman and Daniel Cormier

The UFC news cycle is dominated by champions and former champions trying to get back to the top of the mountain or prevent others from reaching it...

ufc 251 - Bleacher Report
4:10am PDT - June 24th, 2020

Report: Calvin Kattar vs. Dan Ige Set to Headline UFC Fight Night on July 15

The headliner for July 15's UFC Fight Night will be Calvin Kattar and Dan Ige, ESPN's Brett Okamoto  reported on Monday night.  The event will be held at Fight Island, a location built specifically by UFC president Dana White in Abu Dhabi...

ufc 251 - Bleacher Report
9:21pm PDT - June 15th, 2020

'A ticket was given by Jose Aldo': Petr Yan recalls being invited to UFC event by future title rival

Russian star Petr Yan will lock horns with Jose Aldo at UFC 251 next month to determine the organization's next bantamweight king but long before they were rivals, Yan says he was a guest of Aldo's at a UFC event. Read Full Article at RT.com

ufc 251 - RT
6:13am PDT - June 11th, 2020

Title tussle: Russian star Petr Yan could face Jose Aldo in UFC 251 main event on 'Fight Island' - reports

Petr Yan's bid to become Russia's second UFC champion could be just a little over a month away, with reports suggesting that "No Mercy" will take on former 145-pound champ Jose Aldo for the vacant 135-pound title at UFC 251. Read Full Article at RT.com

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3:40am PDT - June 9th, 2020