UFC Hall of Famer Michael Bisping has signed a four-year contract extension with the promotion to continue his role as a color commentator.
Bisping made the announcement of the news himself via the following tweet, thanking UFC President Dana White for his continued support and for the new deal.
Pleased to announce I’m signing a new 4 year contract with the ufc to continue my role as commentator. Beyond grateful for this role. Big thanks to @danawhite I really am obsessed with this sport and calling fights for the biggest fight promotion in history is a real honor for me— michael (@bisping) August 27, 2021
The former UFC middleweight champion is a European mixed martial arts pioneer, finishing his career tied for the fourth-most wins in promotion history and becoming the Octagon's first-ever British champion. Bisping returns to his commentary duties alongside Brendan Fitzgerald and former UFC lightweight contender Paul Felder for UFC Vegas 35 on Saturday night.