Tournament on the mixed single combats UFC 249, which is scheduled for April 18, may go to an unexpected place. The event can be held in one of the Indian reservations on the West coast of the United States, where there are no rules of the athletic commissions in the country.
249 UFC originally planned to hold in new York, but because of the pandemic coronavirus leadership of the state has banned the event on their land. The head of the promotion , Dana white firmly intends to hold a tournament April 18, but still the venue is not made public.
The main event of UFC 249 was to be a fight between Russian champion in lightweight Habib Nurmagomedov and American Tony Ferguson, however Habib has published a message that will not participate in UFC 249. The Russians can replace Justin Geydzhi.