MMA: Mixed martial art fights have a unique position in worldwide UFC fans. These fights have views in millions. There were no big fights since February. Nearly we see there is a significant impact of Coronavirus on every game. Coronavirus has called off all major sporting events. Even the Tokyo Olympics 2020 also got postponed. So this is the reason behind the delay in UFC fights. Here is an update regarding MMA: Valentina Shevchenko Injuries Masvidal turns down the fight.
Valentina Shevchenko Injuries
Valentina Shevchenko is a famous women’s flyweight MMA champion. She is expected to be ready for a comeback in last summer. It’s expected she’ll still face Calderwood when she’s prepared to fight. But there is some delay. Reports claim Shevchenko has a lingering leg injury since her win over Katlyn Chookagian at February in UFC 247.
If this injury is confirmed to flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko, then there is a problem with the planned main event of UFC 251 too. It makes fans disappointed again. But no official word comes yet as to just what that injury might be. Let’s wait for the official injury update.
Jorge Masvidal’ Turns Down fight?
The pandemic has soiled all plans for International Fights. The fights were almost certain to go down. Kamaru Usman was supposed to fight his biggest rival, Jorge Masvidal during this July. But all proceedings are on hold. Due to COVID-19, there are only delays. Meantime Edwards also challenged him to take a fight with him in upcoming November. But still, there is no word form Masvidal side. Some sources claim that Masvidal turns down the fight.
ESPN & UFC viewpoint
In this whole scenario, ESPN & UFC doesn’t take any part. Fans are eagerly waiting for an official announcement by any of them. Hence there is a lot of questions with no answer. Like the fans, fighters also are disappointed with the delay.
Therefore we need to wait and watch what the UFC officials have for us. MMA: Valentina Shevchenko Injuries Masvidal turns down fight news is confirmed or not? Are fights just postponed Or cancelled? Will the fighter’s dates for new matches announce. Most importantly, when will this pandemic settle down!