The planet’s premier mixed martial arts promotion is reporting UFC President Dana White will make a MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT on Friday during a conference call at 1PM ET/10AM PT.
White has teased fans in similar fashion in the past, and oftentimes has come through. Furthermore, there are currently many topics in the MMA world that are unsettled so tomorrow’s media powwow should be of the blockbuster variety.
Could it involve the signing of former Strikeforce heavyweight king Alistair Overeem? The exact return date for former UFC champion Brock Lesnar? The main event for the company’s primetime debut on FOX?
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Stay tuned, fanboys…
(UPDATED 9/1/11 at 3:10 PM PT)
White just tweeted the following:
“The “BIG Announcement” 2 morrow at 10 am will be the FOX fight. The UFC and FOX are so pumped for @UFCONFOXSports!!!!!!!!”