Zuffa Statement on Boston Event

The UFC released a statement today regarding its upcoming event in Boston, Mass.:
For the first time since 2010, the UFC is very excited to return to TD Garden in Boston on Saturday, Aug. 17 with a live event card to coincide with the launch of the FOX Sports 1 network. Tickets went on pre-sale today for the event and are already off to a tremendous start.

There were some questions that surfaced regarding licensing requirements for mixed martial artists and boxers to have social security numbers in order to compete in the state of Massachusetts. Last week, these requirements were brought to UFC’s attention and we immediately began working to ensure that all athletes affected by this are in full compliance. We are continuing to work on this and anticipate a positive outcome.

We look forward to bringing another successful event to Boston during an incredible week for sports fans in the city.


UFCミニッツのホスト、リサ・フォイルズがT.J. ディラショーの居るエレベーション・ファイトチームに二人の新たなメンバー、マット・ブラウンとクレイ・グイダの加入をリポート。
映画ファイト・ヴァレー撮影中のホーリー・ホルム、ミーシャ・テイト、そしてサイボーグの様子をチェックしよう。三人全員がUFC女子バンタム級王座、ロンダ・ラウジーとの戦いにその視線を向けているがホルムがUFC 193でのタイトル挑戦権を手に入れた。