Breaking News: UFC 97 Will Stay in Montreal (Updated!)

Gary WhittakerCorrespondent IFebruary 18, 2009

According to a report from CKAC 730 AM in Montreal, and now commentary on Facebook from 2 respected journalists in the field of MMA, the UFC will be keeping UFC 97 in Montreal on Apr. 18.

More details to follow.

The CKAC is stating that the only condition that was accepted by the UFC is the removal of the "foot stomp".

MMABAY is now saying that they received confirmation from Mark Ratner with the UFC, that the UFC will be keeping UFC 97 in Montreal.

Showdown Joe from Sportsnet just posted an article about UFC 97 being saved in the 11th hour.

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