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Chael Sonnen believes White secretly wants to see McGregor vs. Masvidal

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Chael Sonnen has an interesting take on Dana White’s recent interview with TMZ Sports. UFC president Dana White recently shot down any talk of …read more

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Posted on July 20, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Masvidal threatens to send in Yoel Romero if White doesn’t book title shot

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Jorge Masvidal sends a warning to UFC president Dana White. In case Jorge Masvidal hasn’t already made it clear that he’s next in …read more

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Posted on July 20, 2019, 12:46 am By
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Manager: Bless Dana White for protecting Conor McGregor from Jorge Masvidal

Breakout welterweight star Jorge Masvidal is too big for Conor McGregor, according to UFC president Dana White. But his manager hasn’t given up on a money fight.
It could be McGregor, …read more

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Dana White intrigued by potential Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya matchup

Add UFC president Dana White to the list of people who are intrigued by a future dream matchup between light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and interim middleweight champion Israel Adesanya.
Since …read more

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Chael Sonnen thinks Dana White is goading Conor McGregor to fight Jorge Masvidal

Chael Sonnen believes there’s more to Dana White seemingly blowing off a Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal fight than meets the eye.
Masvidal’s momentum has never been stronger. His five-second knockout …read more

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The Level Change Podcast 29: Dana on who’s not next for Conor McGregor

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Episode 29 discussion: Dana White says neither Masvidal nor the winner of Poirier-Nurmagomedov will fight Conor McGregor, Tito says he can beat …read more

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Jorge Masvidal ready to send in Yoel Romero to ensure Dana White makes the ‘right decision’

Jorge Masvidal is looking to secure a title shot and is willing to send in his good friend Yoel Romero in order to sway negotiations.
The surging UFC welterweight contender, Masvidal, …read more

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Daily Debate results: Who should Conor McGregor fight when he returns to UFC?

There’s no telling when Conor McGregor will return to the cage, but UFC president Dana White is confident that he will.
Not that White knows whom McGregor will face, but he …read more

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Rafael Dos Anjos cut vacation short after he accepted UFC on ESPN 4 headliner

SAN ANTONIO – Rafael dos Anjos was enjoying a relaxing family camping trip with his son when UFC president Dana White called to offer him the UFC on ESPN 4 …read more

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Dana White confirms Justin Gaethje vs. Cowboy Cerrone to headline UFC Vancouver

Two of the UFC’s most exciting fighters will go head to head in the UFC on ESPN+ 16 main event on Sept. 14 in Vancouver, when Justin Gaethje faces Donald …read more

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‘Superstar’ Greg Hardy to punish Juan Adams for complaining about Dana White

Greg Hardy is set to return to the Octagon this Saturday on the main card of UFC San Antonio, where he will take on heavyweight prospect Juan Adams in what …read more

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Posted on July 18, 2019, 1:46 pm By
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Dana White shuts down Masvidal vs. McGregor

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Dana White says Conor McGregor does not belong at welterweight. Jorge Masvidal is calling for a money …read more

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Greg Hardy Dedicates Juan Adams Fight to Dana White

Juan Adams has introduced his UFC San Antonio opponent Greg Hardy to the world of MMA trash talk. But for his part, Hardy has been dismissive of Adams’s verbal abuse …read more

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Posted on July 18, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Greg Hardy is here to serve Dana White, 'extinguish the problem' in Juan Adams

SAN ANTONIO – Despite all the vitriol thrown in his direction, Greg Hardy says there’s nothing personal about fighting Juan Adams.
“I’m too rich, too pretty, I’m having too much fun …read more

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Dana White rules out Conor McGregor fight against Jorge Masvidal

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If Dana White has plans for Conor McGregor, he’s keeping those cards close to the chest.
It’s hard to blame the UFC president …read more

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Dana White gives a ‘hell no’ on Jorge Masvidal fighting Conor McGregor

After making record-setting work of Ben Askren at UFC 239, welterweight Jorge Masvidal has etched his name amongst the top contenders to UFC champion Kamaru Usman. With Usman sidelined until …read more

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Conor McGregor not getting Khabib-Poirier winner or Masvidal, Dana White says

Jorge Masvidal can close the door on at least one of the fights he was hoping for. The boss said a matchup with Conor McGregor isn’t going to happen for …read more

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Posted on July 17, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Leon Edwards Says Jorge Masvidal Doesn’t Deserve Title Shot

Jorge Masvidal’s manager sent out a tweet yesterday saying he would only be fighting for the welterweight title next or Conor McGregor. And, Dana White came out and said the …read more

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Dana White impressed with new faces after Contender Series 20 delivers four more signings

LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White said he continues to be impressed with the attitude and approach of the fighters at the Contender Series after the latest installment of …read more

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White: McGregor Won’t Fight Masvidal or Khabib/Poirier Winner

Conor McGregor has been teasing a return, then teasing a retirement and wash, rinse, repeat ever since losing to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229. Dana White has also offered conflicting …read more

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White says 'hell no' to Masvidal-McGregor fight

After his 5-second knockout over Ben Askren at UFC 239, UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal wants to fight Conor McGregor next, but UFC president Dana White told TMZ, “Hell no.” He …read more

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Dana White emphatically shuts down Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal matchup

Surging UFC welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal has recently been campaigning for a showdown with former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor. In fact, Masvidal’s manager recently stated that McGregor …read more

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Dana White explains why Georges St-Pierre won’t get lightweight title shot

Georges St-Pierre is retired. That being said, a large portion of the MMA community is still clinging to the hope that the former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion will eventually …read more

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Dana White Targets Flyweight Title Defense, Joseph Benavidez Next for Henry Cejudo

While it will still be months before any kind of real decision is made regarding Henry Cejudo’s next opponent, UFC president Dana White seems to have someone in mind for …read more

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Posted on July 17, 2019, 3:16 am By
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Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3, Week 4 results: Four fighters ride finishes to UFC contracts

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Two fighters looking for another chance were rewarded and two fresh faces made their mark on the latest episode of the Contender Series.
Middleweight Antonio …read more

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White: Benavidez next for Cejudo

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UFC president Dana White says Henry Cejudo will defend his flyweight title upon his return to the Octagon. Henry Cejudo’s …read more

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Posted on July 17, 2019, 2:16 am By
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Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 3, Week 4 Results

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MMA Fighting has Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3, Week 4 results Tuesday from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
On the five-fight card, multiple UFC contracts could …read more

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Posted on July 17, 2019, 12:16 am By
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White: Cejudo Defends Flyweight Title Before Return To 135

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president, Dana White, is not ready to make a commitment on the next bantamweight title contender, …read more

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Posted on July 16, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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Dana White impressed by Urijah Faber, but wants Henry Cejudo to defend UFC flyweight title next

UFC president Dana White was impressed with UFC Hall of Famer Urijah Faber’s return from retirement over the weekend, but he’s falling short of slotting Faber into a title shot …read more

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Dana White details his plans for current ‘champ champ’ Henry Cejudo

After Urijah Faber knocked out Ricky Simon at UFC Sacramento, he called for a fight against UFC bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo and that potential matchup is the talk of the …read more

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Dana White explains why he’s not willing to make Georges St-Pierre vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov

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When Georges St-Pierre retired, the former two division champion said that a big part of his decision came down to not getting the opportunity to …read more

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Undefeated Kevin Syler knows his Dana White’s Contender Series fight is ‘higher stakes’

Following some spare opportunities to fight for a couple of years, featherweight Kevin Syler was able to be a bit more active in 2018 and feels the year turned out …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series ‘Season 3, Week 4’ Play-by-Play & Results

Sherdog’s live DWTNCS Season 3, Episode 4 coverage kicks off Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET. …read more

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Posted on July 16, 2019, 7:16 am By
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Dana White’s Contender Series Weigh-in Results: Kevin Syler Comes in 6.5 Pounds Heavy

Kevin Syler checked in 7.5 pounds overweight for his scheduled featherweight clash against Lance Lawrence at Dana White’s Contender Series, but the bout will nonetheless move forward as planned. …read more

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Posted on July 15, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Dana White’s Contender Series Weigh-in Results: Kevin Syler Comes in 7.5 Pounds Heavy

Kevin Syler checked in 7.5 pounds overweight for his scheduled featherweight clash against Lance Lawrence at Dana White’s Contender Series, but the bout will nonetheless move forward as planned. …read more

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Posted on July 15, 2019, 5:16 pm By
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Dana White’s Contender Series: Week 4 Preview

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Ode Osbourne doesn’t think Armando Villarreal poses any threat at Dana White’sContender Series

Over the course of a year, bantamweight Ode Osbourne has made big changes in his training and so far it has paid off with three straight wins.
Most recently, Osbourne kicked …read more

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Dana White pokes fun at Urijah Faber following sensational win at UFC Sacramento

Dana White decided to have some fun on social media after Urijah Faber needed only 40-seconds to defeat Ricky Simon in his backyard at UFC Sacramento.
Faber was able to connect …read more

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Coach confident Holm will bounce back: She’s the exact opposite of Rousey

“She’s exactly the opposite of what Ronda Rousey did after Holly knocked her out.” UFC president Dana White suggested that Holly Holm should retire following her knockout loss to Amanda …read more

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Belfort Wants Rogan To Corner Him For ONE Debut

Vitor Belfort left Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) because promotion president, Dana White, refused to create a “Legends League” for aging combatants, and the 42 year-old “Phenom” was tired of getting …read more

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Posted on July 12, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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White hints at retirement for Holly Holm: ‘She’s had an amazing career’

“I’m just saying that because I care about her as a person.” Dana White has been very vocal about wanting Luke Rockhold to retire after suffering a devastating knockout loss …read more

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Posted on July 11, 2019, 7:16 pm By
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White Awards Five New Contracts On ‘Contender Series’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, just handed out five new contracts to the winning combatants competing on Episode 3 (Season 3) of “Contender Series,” which aired on ESPN+ …read more

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'Fight geek' Dana White willing to give out five contracts at every Contender Series event

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LAS VEGAS – History was made on Tuesday night as each and every one of the night’s winners at Dana White’s Contender …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series Results: Season Three, Week Three

MMA Fighting has Dana White’s Contender Series results for the third week of season three Tuesday night from Las Vegas, Nev.
In the main event, Jesse Wallace battles Joseph Solecki in …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series ‘Season 3, Week 3’ Play-by-Play & Results

Sherdog’s live DWTNCS Season 3, Episode 3 coverage kicks off Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET. …read more

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Jonathan Pearce ‘definitely’ sees himself getting the finish at Dana White’s Contender Series

Coming off a win in his last bout versus Dedrek Sanders at Warrior FC 40 last September, lightweight Jonathan Pearce made a conscious decision to up his training regimen and …read more

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Justin Sumter hopes to put on a show at Dana White’s Contender Series

Looking back on his victory over Reginaldo Felix at Bellator 2016 this past February, middleweight Justin Sumter was able to overcome some early difficulties before picking up a second round …read more

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Hunter Azure sees himself finishing Chris Ocon at Dana White’s Contender Series

After closing out his 2018 undefeated, bantamweight prospect Hunter Azure was looking to keep his momentum going as he entered his 2019 campaign.

So far over the first half of this …read more

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Dana White on Jorge Masvidal: ‘One of the most vicious KO’s I’ve ever seen’ (video)

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Jorge Masvidal landed the fastest knockout in UFC history at UFC 239 on Saturday.
After the bell sounded, he met Ben Askren in the middle of the …read more

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Dana White to discuss fighting future with Holly Holm

UFC president Dana White says he will speak to Holly Holm following her brutal head kick knockout loss to Amanda Nunes at UFC 239.
“She’s an incredible athlete, an incredible human …read more

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Dana White thinks Holly Holm should consider retirement

Holly Holm entered her mixed martial arts career a little later than most, not fighting in the cage until her late twenties. That’s because she was busy winning and defending …read more

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Posted on July 8, 2019, 6:16 pm By
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Dana White wants Amanda Nunes vs. Cyborg rematch but is insure it will happen

The list of viable opponents for UFC featherweight and bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes is getting shorter and shorter.
At UFC 239, which went down in Las Vegas, Nevada, Nunes defended her …read more

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Dana White hints at retirement looming for Holly Holm following latest loss

Holly Holm has put together an unbelievable resume during her combat sports career but after four straight losses in title fights in the UFC, she might want to re-evaluate her …read more

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Posted on July 8, 2019, 3:16 pm By
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Dana White comments on future of Ben Askren

Former ONE and Bellator welterweight champ Ben Askren experienced the first loss of his professional MMA career at UFC 239, and in highlight reel fashion. The wrestler was switched off …read more

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White Rips Into Rovell (Again) Over Nunes Star Power

The UFC president still seems annoyed by suggestions from Rovell that Nunes isn’t popular with casual fans. Dana White holds grudges? Who’d have thunk it.
The UFC president was coming off …read more

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Dana White, Cris Cyborg perspectives differ on potential Amanda Nunes rematch following UFC 239

LAS VEGAS – According to UFC president Dana White, he’s on the same page with champion Amanda Nunes.
Dana White and Cris Cyborg on the other hand? Not so much.
Following Saturday …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series: Week 3 Preview

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UFC Ready To Sign Nunes Vs. Cyborg Rematch ‘Tomorrow’ If Cyborg Accepts

UFC president Dana White is once again throwing the ball into Cris Cyborg’s court regarding a potential rematch with double champ Amanda Nunes. Amanda Nunes just scored yet another violent …read more

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Dana White doesn't necessarily think Diego Sanchez should retire after UFC 239

LAS VEGAS – Diego Sanchez may have lost at UFC 239, but UFC president Dana White isn’t giving up on him.
Saturday night, Sanchez (29-11 MMA, 18-11 UFC) competed in his …read more

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Dana White says UFC interested in booking Amanda Nunes vs. Cris Cyborg rematch

After brutally knocking out Holly Holm with a head kick in the co-main event of UFC 239, UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes extended her winning streak to nine straight …read more

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Dana White offers update on Ben Askren’s condition following brutal five-second KO loss

Ben Askren was taken to a Las Vegas hospital on Saturday night after suffering a brutal knockout just five seconds into the opening round in his fight against Jorge Masvidal …read more

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White: ‘You should never judge another fight’ if you gave Santos a win over Jones

UFC president Dana White was not too happy about how UFC 239’s headliner fight between Jon Jones and Thiago Santos went down in the score cards. For the first …read more

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Dana White calls for Luke Rockhold to retire after suffering broken jaw at UFC 239

Luke Rockhold suffered a broken jaw during his brutal knockout loss to Jan Blachowicz at UFC 239 on Saturday night.
That’s according to UFC president Dana White, who not only announced …read more

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Dana White on Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Nate Diaz confrontation in arena at UFC 239 (video)

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UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Nate Diaz were in the audience at UFC 239 on Saturday in Las Vegas and the situation quickly devolved into …read more

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Dana White: I think Luke Rockhold should talk about hanging it up

UFC president Dana White would like to see Luke Rockhold call it quits after his recent knockout loss.
On the main card of UFC 239, Rockhold made his light heavyweight debut …read more

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Dana White says Luke Rockhold broke jaw at UFC 239, urges ex-champ to 'hang it up'

LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White believes it’s time for Luke Rockhold to retire after the former champion was knocked out in brutal fashion yet again at UFC 239.
Rockhold …read more

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Dana White reacts to Jorge Masvidal’s KO win over Ben Askren at UFC 239

UFC President Dana White shares his reaction to Jorge Masvidal’s record setting knockout victory over Ben Askren at UFC 239.
The brash UFC boss spoke to ESPN‘s Brett Okamoto about ‘Gamebred’s’ …read more

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Dana White reacts to controversial Jon Jones vs Thiago Santos fight at UFC 239

Thiago Santos faced off against Jon Jones at UFC 239. The fight was the main event of the evening. Jones, the undisputed light heavyweight champion defended his title against his …read more

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White vents frustration over title shot criticism: ‘Ferguson could trip over the f-cking wire’

“To talk about this kind of sh*t over and over and over again. That drives me f*cking bananas!” UFC president Dana White has repeatedly come under fire for his indecisiveness …read more

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Posted on July 6, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Dana White On Khabib vs. GSP: You Can’t Handpick Title Bouts

UFC president Dana White has explained why he isn’t exactly chomping at the bit to book Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Georges St-Pierre. St-Pierre had expressed interest in a bout with UFC …read more

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Dana White On John Lineker’s UFC Release: The Guy Wasn’t Being Professional

UFC president Dana White has explained the decision to release John Lineker. It’s no secret that Lineker expressed frustration with the UFC. Back in May, Lineker said he either wanted …read more

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Dana White says Georges St. Pierre vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov “doesn’t make sense”

Although MMA fans have long wanted to see a superfight between Georges St. Pierre and Khabib Nurmagomedov, it appears that UFC president Dana White isn’t a fan of the matchup.
Speaking …read more

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Dana White explains why John Lineker was released by the UFC

Early this week the UFC announced the shocking release of bantamweight fighter John Lineker and now Dana White has explained the promotions decision.
During an interview with TSN’s Aaron Bronsteter, the …read more

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Dana White tries to explain why he won’t book Khabib vs GSP

Dana White says Georges St-Pierre vs Khabib Nurmagomedov “doesn’t make sense” to him. Georges St-Pierre and Khabib Nurmagomedov have been wanting to fight each other for a while, but the …read more

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Dana White explains John Lineker's UFC release: 'The matchmakers were done'

UFC president Dana White agrees John Lineker is his type of fighter, but said outside-the-octagon issues led to the bantamweight contender’s release from the UFC roster.
MMA Junkie broke the news …read more

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Dana White explains release of John Lineker: ‘The guy wasn’t being professional’

The release of top 10-ranked John Lineker by the UFC caught many by surprise, but neither side was going on record to discuss the decision. That changed on Friday, when …read more

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Dana White hates question about title shots for Tony Ferguson and Francis Ngannou

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The UFC title pictures at both lightweight and heavyweight seem pretty clear with regard to what’s upcoming and what should happen afterward, but …read more

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Dana White discusses what could prevent Tony Ferguson and Francis Ngannou title shots

UFC President Dana White loves to use the phrase ‘anything can happen’ and that’s just how he feels about potential title shots for Tony Ferguson and Francis Ngannou.
During an interview …read more

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Dana White Confirms Brian Ortega & Yair Rodriguez For UFC Mexico City

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White says both Brian Ortega and Yair Rodriguez will be featured on the UFC Mexico City card. At the UFC summer press conference 2019, …read more

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Ortiz declares Golden Boy MMA ‘dead,’ praises Dana White

Former UFC champion Tito Ortiz gives props to Dana White while declaring the “death” of Golden Boy MMA. Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions made its maiden venture …read more

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Ben Askren a heel or hero with UFC president Dana White? 'You never know'

LAS VEGAS – Ben Askren’s last text with UFC president Dana White was March 16. He checked.
In other words, the two aren’t any more interactive than most on the promotion’s …read more

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Michael Bisping understands why Dana White wants Jon Jones’ DQ loss overturned

From a promoter’s perspective, Michael Bisping can appreciate Dana White’s desire to have Jon Jones’ lone defeat overturned.
Back in Dec. 2009, a young Jones took on Matt Hamill in the …read more

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Tito Ortiz heaps praise at Dana White following death of Golden Boy MMA

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz had some high praise for Dana White at tonight’s World MMA Awards, this after announcing the death of Golden Boy MMA.
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Khabib Has Advice For Conor Should He Go To Abu Dhabi

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White recently stated that he’d have no problem if Conor McGregor crashed UFC 242 on September 6, 2019 in Abu Dhabi to see Lightweight …read more

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Mookie & Crookie Show 26: Most intriguing HW fight, Dana White’s new code of silence

Episode 26 discussion: Most intriguing fights at heavyweight, Dana White non-commital for next title shots, Gastelum-Hermansson, Canelo-Kovalev Welcome to the Mookie & Crookie Show, a spinoff of The Level Change …read more

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Dana White on the UFC’s future, fighter unions, Conor McGregor imitators, and more (video)

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UFC president Dana White was a keynote interview at the recent Hashtag Sports gathering.
While the host immediately questioned White on the likelihood of a Tom Cruise …read more

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White: UFC is ‘an even playing field’ for male and female athletes

UFC president Dana White talks about equality in sports and how the company treats its female athletes. UFC president Dana White was once opposed to the idea of female …read more

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White understands why fighters replicate McGregor

UFC president Dana White has addressed fighters that copy Conor McGregor’s style. UFC president Dana White isn’t surprised a lot of fighters are trying to copy Conor McGregor’s brash mouth …read more

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Daily Debate results: Should Jon Jones' 2009 loss to Matt Hamill be overturned?

UFC president Dana White dropped a debatable item into the MMA conversation last week when he said he was going to ask the Nevada Athletic Commission to overturn Jon Jones’ …read more

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White can’t guarantee Ngannou or Benavidez immediate title shots

The UFC seemingly crowned two top contenders in Minneapolis, MN on Saturday, June 29th. But president Dana White sounds cautious about telling either man they’ll be fighting for a title …read more

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Dana White addresses equality in sports for women, champions the UFC as ‘an even playing field’

UFC president Dana White will never live down his once famous declaration that women would never compete in his organization, but these days he’s very happy that he was so …read more

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Dana White explains why he can’t promise title shots to Francis Ngannou or Joseph Benavidez yet

Francis Ngannou and Joseph Benavidez did everything possible to cement themselves as the No. 1 contenders in their respective divisions yet a title shot can’t be promised to either one …read more

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Jon Jones Doesn’t Care if Hamill Loss is Overturned

After it was reported that Dana White was looking to overturn Jon Jones’s only MMA loss to Matt Hamill, opinions began to be voiced on the matter, including from Matt …read more

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Dana White admits ‘there will never be another Conor McGregor’

Conor McGregor is one of the most successful fighters ever — both financially and competitively. Given the Irishman’s monumental success, many fighters have attempted to emulate him in hopes of …read more

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Dana White understands why so many fighters have become Conor McGregor clones 

Conor McGregor is not only the biggest draw in the history of mixed martial arts, but he has also made a huge impact with the way he’s influenced the rest …read more

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Dana White Undecided on Ngannou Title Shot

Francis Ngannou pulled a Khabib Nurmagomedov following his first-round routing of Junior dos Santos in the main event of UFC Minneapolis and talked directly to the boss Dana White from …read more

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Dana White discusses potential Joseph Benavidez title shot

Last night, in the co-main event of UFC Minneapolis, Joseph Benavidez crushed Jussier “Formiga” Da Silva with a head-kick, instantly asserting himself as the top contender in the UFC flyweight …read more

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Francis Ngannou calls for title shot, Dana White says not so fast

Former UFC heavyweight title challenger Francis Ngannou extended his current win streak to three in a row this evening, earning a first round knockout victory over Junior dos Santos.
‘The Predator‘ …read more

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Posted on June 30, 2019, 7:16 am By
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Francis Ngannou told Dana White, ‘I need the title shot’ after KO of Junior dos Santos

It’s hard to argue against the logic that Francis Ngannou has done more than enough to earn another shot at the UFC heavyweight title.
Following first-round knockouts against both Cain Velasquez …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on June 30, 2019, 6:16 am By
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Cris Cyborg fires back at Dana White for suggesting she turned down a rematch with Amanda Nunes

It has been over six months since Amanda Nunes shocked the world by knocking out Cris Cyborg in just 51-seconds at UFC 232 in Los Angeles.
After becoming the first female …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

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