By Spencer Morgan For Mailonline
Published: 20:07 BST, 5 April 2020 | Updated: 20:14 BST, 5 April 2020
UFC fans have been given a glimmer of hope that the highly-anticipated showdown between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson will go ahead on April 18 with fight potentially being able to take place in Belarus.
UFC president Dana White is doing everything he can to make UFC 249 go ahead despite the ongoing coronavirus crisis.
The chances of lightweight champion Nurmagomedov competing looked to be slim with the Russian on lockdown in his home country