Reported by ESPN journalist Brett Okamoto.

According to him, the original plan, which was supposed to allow the sale of a limited number of tickets, was not approved in time.

Nevertheless, he noted that invited guests will be present at the tournament, but there will be a small number of them. 

The fight between Nurmagomedov and Gatji will take place on October 24 on "Fighting Island" in Abu Dhabi as part of the UFC 254 tournament. Nurmagomedov won 28 victories during his career and did not suffer a single defeat.

Gaethje has 22 wins and two losses in MMA.

Earlier, Gatzhi spoke about his expectations from the fight with Nurmagomedov.