UFC to part ways with commentator Mike Goldberg

first_imgMike Goldberg. Screen grab from Twitter/@MFG16UFC 207 will mark the final time Mike Goldberg will lend his voice to the octagon.As confirmed by UFC president Dana White through MMAFighting, the famed MMA play-by-play commentator will air his final broadcast for the promotion at this weekend’s event in Las Vegas, Nevada.ADVERTISEMENT Where did they go? Millions left Wuhan before quarantine MOST READ View comments EDITORS’ PICK ‘Phenomenal’ Butler lifts Bulls over Nets Along with Joe Rogan, Goldberg is one the most recognizable analysts of the sport and has been with the premiere mixed martial arts organization since 1997.Aside from his work cage side, Goldberg’s broadcast career also extends to the National Hockey League, (NHL) commentating for the Detroit Red Wings, Minnesota Wild and ESPN 2 hockey.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra teammates show love for SlaughterSPORTSWe are youngSPORTSFreddie Roach: Manny Pacquiao is my Muhammad AliThe 52-year-old pundit has also covered a match up between the Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL) in 2014.White, meanwhile, said he is targeting a new commentator to slot alongside Rogan, who recently restructured his contract to only broadcast North American pay-per-view events. Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. The UFC head honcho, however, has kept mum on who his potential prospects are.“This has been my dream, to assemble this dream team of commentating,” White told Sportsnet Canada. “I’ve wanted this guy for years and I’m working on it.”In September, UFC matchmaker Joe Silva also announced that he’ll also be leaving the company by the year’s end. Khristian IbarrolaRELATED STORYUFC matchmaker Joe Silva leaving the company by yearend—reportADVERTISEMENT PH among economies most vulnerable to virus Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol towncenter_img Senators to proceed with review of VFA Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Shanghai officials reveal novel coronavirus transmission modes Smart’s Siklab Saya: A multi-city approach to esports As fate of VFA hangs, PH and US forces take to the skies for exercise Smart hosts first 5G-powered esports exhibition match in PH Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol town We are young Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan PLAY LIST 01:31Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan01:33WHO: ‘Global stocks of masks and respirators are now insufficient’01:01WHO: now 31,211 virus cases in China 102:02Vitamin C prevents but doesn’t cure diseases like coronavirus—medic03:07’HINDI PANG-SPORTS LANG!’03:03SILIP SA INTEL FUNDlast_img