Veteran MMA journalist Ariel Helwani has announced that he’s leaving ESPN effective June 15. Helwani has covered MMA for ESPN since June 2018. Helwani began covering MMA in 2006 for MMAFighting.com and is considered by many, me included, to be the GOAT of MMA writers.
Below is Helwani’s statement:
Helwani also host many popular MMA podcasts including one with former UFC Champ Daniel Cormier.