Ariel Helwani has covered mixed martial arts (MMA) professionally since 2006. He works for MMAFighting.com which is part of media giant SB Nation. Helwani also worked for Fox Sports 1’s weekly UFC Tonight show along with regular pre and post fight coverage for major events. Ariel is the former co-host of the Sirius XM radio show “Fight Club”, is currently the host of The MMA Hour podcast every Monday afternoon.
“The people at Vox Media have really had my back, and it means a lot,” he said. “They’ve really gone out of their way to make me feel great and make me feel like I have their support. And I’m really excited to be covering this fight for them.” Helwani stated in an interview with awfulannouncing.com