Article

UFC Celebrates Black History Month

Events and Media Tours Planned in New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C. and Atlanta
Las Vegas, Nevada – The Ultimate Fighting Championship® announced today that it will celebrate Black History Month by taking part in a series of events and appearances nationwide throughout the month of February.

UFC® stars such as flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, Uriah Hall, Rashad Evans, Anthony Johnson, Tyron Woodley and Phil Davis will visit multiple cities across the United States to take part in community and charitable events, media tours and other appearances. The tour will visit New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and Atlanta.

FOX Sports commentator Karyn Bryant will also participate.

The following cities will be visited throughout the celebration:

•    Monday, Feb. 24 – New York City with Demetrious Johnson & Uriah Hall
•    Tuesday, Feb. 25 – Philadelphia with Demetrious Johnson & Uriah Hall
•    Wednesday, Feb. 26 – Washington, D.C. with Rashad Evans & Anthony Johnson
•    Thursday, Feb. 27 – Atlanta with Rashad Evans & Anthony Johnson
•    Friday, Feb. 28 – Los Angeles with Phil Davis & Tyron Woodley
**Talent subject to change

UFC.com/BHM will also be home to exclusive content chronicling the coast-to-coast celebration. More information on the tour, including schedules and stops in each city, will be announced in the days to come.

 

Media

Recent
UFC Fight Night Chicago brings Holly Holm back into the Octagon to face off against Valentina Shevchenko while Gilbert "El Nino" Melendez takes on Edson Barboza. Don't miss the action tonight on CTV 2 and RDS 2.
23-Jul-2016
UFC weigh-in at the United Center on July 22, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photos by Josh HedgesZuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
22-Jul-2016
Watch the highlights from Friday's Fight Night Chicago official weigh-in, featuring stars Holly Holm, Valentina Shevchenko, Edson Barboza and Gilbert Melendez.
22-Jul-2016
Watch the UFC 201 Q&A with champions Eddie Alvarez and Amanda Nunes on Friday, July 29 at 2pm/11am ETPT live from Fox Theatre.
29-Jul-2016