UFC champ Miocic welcomes octagon’s return, has concerns

Posted by: MBR on Fri May 1st, 2020 4:34 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic welcomes UFC’s plans to reopen the octagon. The fighter — and firefighter — does have some concerns, though.After scrapping an idea to hold fights on tribal land in California and cancelling or postponing several events since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, UFC will return to competition May 9 in Jacksonville, Florida.UFC President Dana White recently announced UFC 249 will be held without fans at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena. Two additional fight cards are scheduled for May 13 and May 16 at the venue.https://apnews.com/861d12030c8e2ef8305d ... ce=Twitter