Cancels Press Conference for "Everybody's Safety"
- 8th September 2022
UFC was forced to cancel a press conference for the
first time ever. The reason?
there were some backstage altercations.
abrupt halt was for everyones safety,
according to UFC President Dana White.
two fighters initially took the stage: Kevin Holland
and Daniel Rodriguez.
thing aint gonna happen. I apologize everybody,
White told those in attendance. Im in
weird waters here. This has never happened in the
history of this company. Trust me when I tell you,
this is the right decision not to do this press conference
For everybodys safety, this
is the right decision.
would later say during a media scrum the cancellation
was a result of skirmishes between Khamzat Chimaev
and Holland, who are not fighting each other Saturday
night at UFC 279.
main event card is looking like the biggest liability
in BetOnline's 23-year history, according to Head
Linesmakers Dave Mason.
Mary Montgomery, Gambling911.com