UFC 249 Tips & Previews

SHENZHEN, CHINA - AUGUST 31: (L-R) UFC Octagon Girls Red Dela Cruz, Kristie Pearson, and Wang Jingjing pose for a photo during the UFC Fight Night event at Shenzhen Universiade Sports Centre on August 31, 2019 in Shenzhen, China. (Photo by Zhe Ji/Getty Images)
UFC 249 takes place on May 9th in Florida. Ferguson vs. Gaethje at the Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville.
Fun Fact: UFC 249 was originally planned to take place on April 18 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event was eventually postponed. On April 21, the UFC confirmed that UFC 249 would be moved to May 9 and also expected to take place in Florida.