Dana White Fires UFC's Ottman Azaitar For Breaching Bubble, More News | Social Media Roundup

Dana White has revealed the reason why the UFC has cut Ottman Azaitar — this and much more on Friday's social media roundup.

Ottman Azaitar cut from the UFC

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One of the most promising fighters in the UFC right now, Ottman Azaitar has been cut from the UFC for breaking rules to do with the COVID-19 bubble which the UFC has in place in Abu Dhabi. As the UFC 257 official weigh-ins were taking place it was revealed that Azaitar was out of his fight against Matt Frevola after weight cut struggles. It was then revealed after the ceremonial weigh-ins that Azaitar has been cut from the UFC for no reason to do with missing weight. The reason why Azaitar has been cut is because he breached the rules which the UFC has in place in Abu Dhabi. See below to see White's explanation of the situation.

Going by White's explanation of the whole situation, it seems that Azaitar's cut from the UFC was fully deserved.

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