MMA: 'The intention is definitely to continue' holding events in S'pore beyond 2020, says UFC

American mixed martial arts fighter Ben Askren.
American mixed martial arts fighter Ben Askren.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is revelling in the success of its Fight Night Shenzhen event on August 31, but the American mixed martial arts (MMA) organisation says it remains committed to having Singapore as an integral part of its Asia Pacific strategy, according to UFC Asia senior vice-president Kevin Chang on Tuesday (Sept 3).

He was speaking on the sidelines of a media conference at the Mandarin Oriental to promote the Fight Night Singapore event at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on October 26.

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