UFC 267 In Abu Dhabi To Take Place In Front Of Limited Fans

The COVID-19 pandemic has struck the world of MMA yet again.

According to Ariel Helwani, UFC 267 which is set to take place in Abu Dhabi, will take place in front of a 30% capacity limited audience due to a COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

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A rough estimate of the capacity of the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi is 18,000 which would see around 5,700 fans being allowed to attend the event.

UFC 267 takes place on Saturday, October 30 and will be the first numbered UFC event to be broadcast free in the United States in over a decade.

The full card for the event can be seen below:

  • Jan Blachowicz (C) vs. Glover Teixeira — UFC Light Heavyweight Championship
  • Aljamain Sterling (C) vs. Petr Yan — UFC Bantamweight Championship
  • Islam Makhachev vs. Rafael dos Anjos
  • Amanda Ribas vs. Virna Jandiroba
  • Li Jingliang vs. Khamzat Chimaev
  • Walt Harris vs. Tai Tuivasa
  • Alexander Volkov vs. Marcin Tybura
  • Volkanovski Oezdemir vs. Magomed Ankalaev
  • Makwhan Amirkhani vs. Tristan Connelly
  • Michal Oleksiejczuk vs. Shamil Gamzatov
  • Tagir Ulanbekov vs. Allan Nascimento

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