Russian UFC fighter Salih Muslim has shared his impressions after the arrival in Abu Dhabi, where the UFC will hold four events on the so-called Fighting island:
“Completely flew in business class. Flew and rested, well rested. If we here in the red zone came in. All people in suits. The feeling was that we were in the hospital some got. We settled the issued and led to a test for the coronavirus. It’s all very serious. Very rigid rules. Back also fly a Charter flight on 26 July back.”
All athletes, who arrived in the UAE capital, are in quarantine in a hotel.
July 11, 36-year-old Salih Muslim (16-2) will battle at UFC 251 against 33-year-old Brazilian Eliseu Zaleski DOS Santos (22-6).
Title fight in the Welterweight division between current champion of the UFC, Usman Kamara, and the third number of division, Jorge Masvidal, was officially announced the main event of UFC 251.