UFC cut ties with Ottman Azaitar on Friday after he broke the business’s safety offenses that remain in location to fight the spread of the coronavirus, chairman Dana White stated.
White described to MMA Addict why Azaitar was launched ahead of his battle against Matt Frevola, which was set to happen Saturday at UFC 257 on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi.
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” He and his group cut their wristbands off and got them to individuals on the outdoors, one man,” White said. “This man entered the bubble, went in through a space, vibrated down 4 terraces, entered through [Azaitar’s] terrace, and dropped off a bag of we don’t know what. He changed his clothing and went back outdoors of the bubble. We got everything on electronic camera, we saw the entire thing, and how all of it decreased, pulled his battle and cut him.”
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Azaitar was 13 -0 in his professional MMA profession. He was making his 3rd UFC appearance given that coming to the business from Brave CF in September 2019.
He beat Teemu Packalen by means of knockout at UFC 242 and beat Khama Worthy this past September at UFC Battle Night 177.
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UFC 257 will be headlined by Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier. The co-main occasion likewise includes Michael Chandler’s UFC debut against Dan Hooker.