Ariel Helwani was removed from UFC 199 and told that he is ‘banned for life’ by Zuffa

Prior to last night’s UFC 199 middleweight title fight between Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping, MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani was escorted out of the building by Zuffa staff members.

The host of “The MMA Hour” took to Twitter where he broke the unfortunate news:

Ariel and his friends were not only removed from the UFC 199 event but also told that they were “banned for life” by members of the Zuffa staff. His words:

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