Georges St-Pierre, Bellator MMA founder Bjorn Rebney, Cain Velasquez, T.J. Dillashaw, Donald Cerrone and Tim Kennedy are some of the names will be making an “industry re-defining” announcement Wednesday on a media conference call.
The news was sent out through a press release to the MMAFighting.com website.
No other details were given but St-Pierre, Velasquez, Dillashaw and Kennedy are all represented by Creative Artists Agency, a rival to the new parent company of UFC, WME-IMG.
Both Kennedy and Cerrone have been public about being in favor of a fighters union. GSP remains locked in negotiations for a new contract to fight again for the UFC.
Rebney has been out of the public eye since he was let go from Bellator MMA by Viacom in June 2014.
The conference call is scheduled for 4 PM EST, we’ll have complete coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.