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Dana White Says Colby Covington Was Never Considered As UFC 251 Replacement

UFC president Dana White claims Colby Covington wasn’t an option to replace Gilbert Burns. Burns was scheduled to challenge UFC welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman, on July 11. The title bout …read more

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Dana White: Jorge Masvidal's 'BMF' belt not at stake despite Kamaru Usman 'terrorizing me'

UFC president Dana White has answered one of the big questions going into UFC 251: Will Jorge Masvidal’s “BMF” belt be up for grabs when he fights Kamaru Usman?
The answer …read more

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Posted on July 7, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Dana White Praises ‘Brilliant’ Jorge Masvidal For Stepping Up At UFC 251

UFC president Dana White is singing the praises of Jorge Masvidal. Things are a bit rosier between Masvidal and the UFC, at least for now. Masvidal was supposed to receive …read more

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Dana White shoots down Jorge Masvidal putting BMF belt on the line against Kamaru Usman

Jorge Masvidal comes into UFC 251 as the one and only BMF champion. If UFC president Dana White has anything to say about it – and he does – it’s …read more

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Dana White calls Jorge Masvidal “absolutely brilliant” for sliding into UFC 251 main event

UFC president Dana White called welterweight superstar Jorge Masvidal “absolutely brilliant” for sliding into the UFC 251 main event against Kamaru Usman. Usman was supposed to put the UFC welterweight …read more

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Dana White donating proceeds from ‘UF-Sea’ shirts to one of John Oliver’s favorite charities

UFC president Dana White is going to do some good in the world after taking the suggestion of Last Week Tonight host John Oliver.
A few weeks back, the Emmy award …read more

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Dana White unleashes first UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal promo – ‘You’re getting baptized’

The UFC 251 main event between Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal came together over a matter of hours, but UFC president Dana White has already released the first promo video.
Usman …read more

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Dana White confirms Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal, shares hype video with fans

UFC president Dana White confirmed that the reported bout between UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman and top contender Jorge Masvidal is a go. After testing positive for COVID-19, No. 1 …read more

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'Fight Island' chronicles: A first-hand account from Abu Dhabi

Back in early April, UFC president Dana White first made mention of an island to host events centered around international fighters during the global coronavrus pandemic, and three months later …read more

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Posted on July 5, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Colby Covington offers to take care of “scardest motherf**ker” Jorge Masvidal for Dana White

Former UFC welterweight title challenger Colby Covington has taken another shot at his former training partner turned heated rival Jorge Masvidal. Masvidal is currently involved in a heated contract dispute …read more

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Dana White releases UFC Fight Island infrastructure first-look video

The Ultimate Fighting Championship recently held its fifth event at the Apex, its own arena and broadcast facility based on the UFC’s Las Vegas campus. The venerable fight promotion is …read more

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Posted on June 30, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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First look: Dana White releases video detailing UFC 'Fight Island' infrastructure

The UFC’s stretch of events on “Fight Island,” a.k.a. Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, kicks off July 11 with UFC 251.
Four events will take place during a two-week stretch, and …read more

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Can UFC Fight Island live up to the hype? Probably not the hype of this epic promo!

Before the location of the now-infamous Fight Island was revealed, UFC president Dana White was afraid that the actuality of the set-up wouldn’t quite live up to the mythical hype …read more

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A Look At ‘Fight Island’s’ Strict COVID-19 Protocols

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But with the promotion gearing up for the heavily-anticipated month of July, which will see Dana White and Co. stage four events in 15 days …read more

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Blaydes: White Won’t Stop Me From Speaking Out Against Fighter Pay

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After Curtis Blaydes dominated Alexander Volkov in a lopsided win at UFC on ESPN 11 a week ago, Dana White was very critical of …read more

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Dana White reveals photo of ‘Fight Island’ ahead of UFC 251

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Dana White posts a photo of Fight Island ahead of the UFC’s debut on Yas Island next month. You might have noticed Dana White …read more

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Photo | Jose Aldo is looking absolutely shredded ahead of UFC 251 title fight with Petr Yan

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is looking absolutely shredded for his upcoming bantamweight title fight against Petr Yan at UFC 251. UFC president Dana White gave Aldo the title …read more

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Pic! White Leaks ‘Fight Island’ Teaser With Octagon On The Beach

New details of UFC’s upcoming “Fight Island” were released earlier tonight (Sat., June 27, 2020) as UFC president Dana White posted a picture of an Octagon on the beach.
With a …read more

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Posted on June 28, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Dana White offers a first look at UFC Fight Island

UFC president Dana White released a photo of an Octagon set up for fighters to train on Yas Island on Saturday. …read more

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Posted on June 28, 2020, 1:46 am By
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Dana White shares photo of Octagon on the beach at UFC Fight Island

UFC President Dana White took to Instagram this evening where he shared a photo of the Octagon on the beach at UFC Fight Island. As seen below courtesy of MMA …read more

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Dana White posts hints 'Fight Island' might be on a beach after all

When UFC president Dana White teased the concept of “Fight Island,” it was easy to imagine an extravagant setup at an exotic locale, with observers sipping drinks in beach chairs …read more

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Dana White reveals first look at ‘Fight Island’ ahead of debut at UFC 251

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Dana White has already arrived on “Fight Island.”
Two weeks away from the UFC officially setting up shop there for four cards in …read more

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Posted on June 28, 2020, 12:46 am By
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Curtis Blaydes Theorizes Why UFC Boss Dana White Doesn’t Like Him

Curtis Blaydes believes UFC president Dana White dislikes him. Blaydes is coming off a mostly dominant unanimous decision victory over Alexander Volkov. Blaydes put on a wrestling clinic in their …read more

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Curtis Blaydes says there are three reasons Dana White doesn’t like him, pushes for UFC fighters to unionize

UFC heavyweight contender Curtis Blaydes says there are three reasons UFC president Dana White doesn’t like him, and has pushed for UFC fighters to unionize. Blaydes was heavily criticized by …read more

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Posted on June 27, 2020, 2:16 am By
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Jorge Masvidal hopes Dana White explains recent comments: 'How is this not a career?'

Jorge Masvidal understands he’ll never see eye-to-eye with UFC president Dana White.
In an Instagram live feed Wednesday, Masvidal (35-13 MMA, 12-6 UFC) explained that he never expects to agree with …read more

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Posted on June 26, 2020, 11:16 pm By
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Jorge Masvidal Disagrees With Dana White: ‘How Is This Not A Career?’

Jorge Masvidal has responded to Dana White’s claim that fighting in the UFC isn’t a career, rather it’s an opportunity. It’s clear that Masvidal and UFC president Dana White don’t …read more

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Dana White previews the sleeper fights on UFC on ESPN 12

UFC President Dana White has previewed some of the under-the-radar fights on the UFC on ESPN 12 card, which goes down on Saturday night. UFC on ESPN 12 will be …read more

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Bas Rutten shares his Mount Rushmore of MMA, includes Conor McGregor

Former UFC champion Bas Rutten has followed in the footsteps of Dana White by revealing his selections for the current Mount Rushmore of MMA. Last week the UFC President surprised …read more

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Masvidal responds to Dana White: ‘How is this not a career?’

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The welterweight star and ‘BMF’ champion admits that he and Dana White “don’t see eye-to-eye” on much of anything. When it …read more

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Posted on June 25, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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Bas Rutten Explains Why Conor McGregor Is On His MMA Mount Rushmore

UFC Hall of Famer Bas Rutten would include Conor McGregor on his own MMA Mount Rushmore. In mid-June, UFC president Dana White was asked who would be included on his …read more

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Posted on June 25, 2020, 9:46 pm By
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Why Bas Rutten's MMA Mount Rushmore includes Conor McGregor

Bas Rutten’s MMA Mount Rushmore is not what most might expect.
UFC president Dana White was recently asked who would be on his MMA Mount Rushmore, and he included Royce Gracie, …read more

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Jon Jones Willing To Sit Out Multiple Years Until UFC Makes Changes

Jon Jones is taking a stand as he wants to see change in the UFC. Jones is the reigning UFC light heavyweight champion. While UFC president Dana White has called …read more

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Posted on June 25, 2020, 8:46 pm By
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Morning Report: Jorge Masvidal responds to Dana White: “We don’t see eye-to-eye on anything”

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The battle between Jorge Masvidal and Dana White continues.
For most of the year, Jorge Masvidal was viewed as the top contender in the welterweight …read more

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Visa Issues Force UFC On ESPN 12 Shakeup

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Another day, another last-minute hiccup Dana White and his matchmakers have to deal with. According to MMA Fighting, Kyle Nelson ran into some visa issues …read more

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Posted on June 24, 2020, 12:16 am By
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Dana White shuts down Henry Cejudo fighting for UFC featherweight title: 'He's retired'

UFC president Dana White is not on board with Henry Cejudo’s pursuit of a third UFC belt.
Cejudo (16-2 MMA, 10-2 UFC), the former UFC bantamweight and flyweight champion, announced his …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Dana White says Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson just ‘sort of disappeared’

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“You know what, there was talk about it for a minute and then it all stopped and he sort of …read more

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Dana White on Dormant ‘Rumble’ Comeback Talks: ‘Nothing Wrong with Being Retired’

Last year, Anthony Johnson revealed that he was targeting a UFC comeback at heavyweight sometime in the first quarter of 2020. …read more

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Curtis Blaydes: ‘I’m a heel… I like to make you mad’

Curtis Blaydes may be at odds with UFC president Dana White over his standing in the heavyweight division, but the promotion’s No. 3 ranked heavyweight seems to be coming to …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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Dana White says ‘Conor McGregor is retired,’ hasn’t spoken to him since surprise announcement

Conor McGregor | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

If Conor McGregor is planning a comeback, it would be news to UFC President Dana White.
Just two weeks removed from the former …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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The UFC 251 promo video shows a lot of what’s wrong with the UFC in 2020

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The UFC 251 video promotes Dana White over three title fights Self-awareness and subtlety have never been among Dana White’s strong suits. If you recall, …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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Dana White says Anthony Johnson ‘sort of disappeared’ following initial return plans

If you’re looking forward to the return of Anthony Johnson, Dana White’s update isn’t so encouraging. Back in the summer of 2019, it was revealed that “Rumble” planned to make …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 6:16 pm By
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Dana White’s Contender Series expected to return in August with several weeks of fights

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Dana White’s Contender Series will be returning sooner rather than later.
According to multiple sources speaking to MMA Fighting on Sunday, the Contender Series is expected to relaunch …read more

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Dana White: ‘Curtis Blaydes has the wrong attitude… You look stupid.’

UFC president Dana White insists that he likes heavyweight contender Curtis Blaydes, but had some harsh criticism of the No. 3 contender in the division following his UFC on ESPN …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Dana White Shuts Down Idea Of Henry Cejudo Receiving UFC Featherweight Title Shot

UFC president Dana White is not onboard with giving Henry Cejudo a UFC featherweight title opportunity. Cejudo was last seen inside the Octagon back on May 9. “Triple C” went …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Dana White responds to Henry Cejudo’s calls for featherweight title shot

Former two-division UFC champion Henry Cejudo has recently been calling for a featherweight title shot. UFC President Dana White isn’t interested. Cejudo, who previously held the UFC bantamweight and featherweight …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 1:46 pm By
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Dana White defends Max Rohskopf’s decision to stop fighting: “Who the f**k is anybody to judge him on that?”

UFC President Dana White has defended Max Rohskopf’s decision to give up during his debut at UFC on ESPN 11. The lightweight newcomer made his first Octagon appearance on 20 …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Morning Report: Dana White dismisses idea of Henry Cejudo getting a featherweight title shot

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For a man that’s retired, Henry Cejudo sure doesn’t act like one. But unfortunately for Cejudo, Dana White still views him that …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 12:16 pm By
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Report: Season 4 of Dana White’s Contender Series Delayed Until August

Dana White’s Contender Series was expected to begin its fourth season this week, but the COVID-19 pandemic changed those plans. …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Dana White Sticks Up For Max Rohskopf’s Decision To Quit At UFC on ESPN 11

UFC president Dana White isn’t about to criticize Max Rohskopf for quitting. On Saturday night (June 20), Rohskopf took on Austin Hubbard in the first bout on the UFC on …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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White: Blaydes’ Big Talk, Small Gas Tank Made Him ‘Look Stupid’

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UFC president Dana White made it clear that he doesn’t think top ranked Curtis Blaydes is ready to challenge for the heavyweight title just …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2020, 5:46 pm By
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Dana White says ‘no shame’ in Max Rohskopf calling it quits: ‘Who the f**k is anybody to judge him on that?’

Max Rohskopf and Austin Hubbard at UFC on ESPN 11 in Las Vegas on Saturday | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Highly touted prospect Max Rohskopf …read more

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Dana White was not overly impressed by Curtis Blaydes’ performance against Alexander Volkov

UFC president Dana White criticized heavyweight contender Curtis Blaydes for his performance during his victory over Alexander Volkov at UFC on ESPN 11. Blaydes was able to win a unanimous …read more

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Dana White confirms Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier 3 will take place at UFC APEX

Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The long awaited trilogy between Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier has a date, and now the fight has a …read more

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UFC president Dana White confirms that Conor McGregor is retired

UFC president Dana White has confirmed that the promotion’s Irish superstar Conor McGregor has retired from mixed martial arts. Following UFC 250 two weeks ago, McGregor took to social media …read more

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Dana White tells Curtis Blaydes ‘you look stupid’ for not delivering on trash talk 

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UFC President Dana White appears to be in no rush to give Curtis Blaydes a heavyweight title shot.
Although White conceded Blaydes is the No. …read more

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Dana White blasts boxing, backs fighter who quit at UFC on ESPN 11

It’s no secret that UFC president Dana White and boxing promoter Bob Arum aren’t anywhere close to being friends. In fact, they despise each other.
So when White was asked about …read more

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Dana White to Curtis Blaydes: 'You look stupid' after failing to back up talk in UFC on ESPN 11 win

UFC president Dana White believes Curtis Blaydes’ performance at UFC on ESPN 11 didn’t match up with everything he said pre-fight.
Blaydes (14-2 MMA, 9-2 UFC) picked up a lopsided unanimous …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2020, 4:46 am By
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UFC President Dana White Thinks Curtis Blaydes Has The ‘Wrong Attitude’

UFC boss Dana White isn’t a fan of Curtis Blaydes’ attitude or his performance at UFC on ESPN 11. In the main event of UFC on ESPN 11, Blaydes went …read more

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Dana White reacts to Max Rohskopf’s decision to stop fighting in UFC debut

UFC President Dana White has shared his thoughts on Max Rohskopf’s decision to stop fighting at UFC on ESPN 11. The lightweight prospect, Rohskopf (5-1 MMA) was making his Octagon …read more

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White: To say Jose Aldo doesn’t deserve title shot is ridiculous

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“Aldo’s been around forever, the guy’s a warrior, and to say Aldo doesn’t deserve anything is ridiculous.” UFC president Dana White has come under …read more

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Dana White has a message for UFC athletes: “This is not a career. This is an opportunity.”

UFC President Dana White does not understand why athletes competing for the Ultimate Fighting Championship act as if they have a career job. White spoke on the subject yesterday suggesting …read more

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UFC Boss Dana White Reacts To Layoffs For Rival Promotions

UFC president Dana White doesn’t wish layoffs for any rival promotion. White hasn’t been shy in saying that the COVID-19 crisis is the most difficult situation he’s had to deal …read more

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Dana White sympathizes with rival promotions over staff layoffs: 'I don't wish that on anybody'

The battle to succeed in combat sports can often pit rival promotions against each other as organizations battle for space in a crowded marketplace. But, with the entire world facing …read more

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Dana White preparing for second COVID-19 lockdown

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“Four months ago, I could have told you everything about this business, where’s it’s going, where it’s going to happen. I don’t know now.” …read more

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Dana White says UFC bracing for second lockdown: “I’m always thinking about the worst”

UFC president Dana White says the world’s top MMA promotion is bracing for a second shutdown due to a potential second wave this fall of COVID-19. Despite all odds against …read more

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Dana White: If Amanda Nunes retires, women's featherweight division probably done

LAS VEGAS — UFC president Dana White doesn’t want to see featherweight and bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes retire. After all, never before has the promotion seen a champ-champ continue to …read more

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Dana White explains why Jose Aldo received vacant title shot against Petr Yan

UFC president Dana White explained why Jose Aldo received the vacant title fight against Petr Yan at UFC 251 over the other top contenders at 135lbs. Despite coming off of …read more

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Dana White Says UFC Already Planning In Case Of Second COVID-19 Shutdown

UFC president Dana White says plans are already in motion to prepare for a second shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. The world of sports was rocked by the COVID-19 …read more

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Dana White Says UFC Women’s Featherweight Division Likely Shuts Down If Amanda Nunes Retires

UFC president Dana White doubts the women’s featherweight division will last if Amanda Nunes retires. UFC “champ-champ” Amanda Nunes has been on a tear. At the age of 32, her …read more

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Posted on June 19, 2020, 9:46 pm By
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Dana White preparing for a second coronavirus shutdown (UFC on ESPN 11 scrum video)

It’s surely something that no one wants to even contemplate, but as the president of the UFC, Dana White has to consider what he’ll do if there is a second …read more

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Dana White discusses what Amanda Nunes retiring would mean for featherweight division

UFC President Dana White doubts the women’s featherweight division would survive if it reigning champion Amanda Nunes retires. Nunes, who also holds the UFC women’s bantamweight belt, is widely regarded …read more

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Dana White doubts featherweight division continues if Amanda Nunes retires

Amanda Nunes | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

As the champion goes, so goes the division. For the women’s featherweight class in the UFC, that could mean the end is …read more

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Paulo Costa says he wants “$15 million” to fight Israel Adesanya and coach TUF

Paulo Costa has set his price to coach The Ultimate Fighter and fight Israel Adesanya. Dana White has recently said TUF is coming back and named a few possibilities of …read more

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Dana White unveils UFC Fight Island cards

UFC president Dana White speaks with Megan Olivi, as he reveals the full lineup for UFC 251 and the UFC Fight Nights taking place in July. Calvin Kattar and Darren …read more

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UFC announces full 'Fight Island' lineup, includes 47 bouts in 15 days

“Fight Island” is real, and now the four cards that will take place there are real, as well.
UFC president Dana White today announced the complete lineup for the four cards …read more

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UFC announces full lineups for July events on ‘Fight Island,’ including four title fights

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The UFC has announced its full slate for their trip to “Fight Island” next month.
UFC president Dana White revealed the lineups for the four fight …read more

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Dana White reacts to The Schmo’s callout of Ariel Helwani: “You should be arrested”

UFC President Dana White has chimed on The Schmo’s recent call for a charity grappling match with ESPN reporter Ariel Helwani. The Schmo has quickly become a fan favorite member …read more

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Dana White Reveals 3 Companies Who Are In The Running To Be The Next UFC Outfitting Partner

UFC president, Dana White has dropped a major hint about what company will be the next outfit of the UFC. It has been widely reported that Reebok’s deal with the …read more

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White: O’Malley needs ‘a few more fights’ before he gets to Garbrandt

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Cody Garbrandt vs. Sean O’Malley? Not right now, says UFC president Dana White. Bantamweights Sean O’Malley and Cody Garbrandt both scored highlight reel knockouts …read more

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UFC Boss Dana White Says Booking Colby Covington Is More Difficult Than It Looks

UFC president Dana White has put Colby Covington in the category of fighters who are a bit tougher than others to deal with. White has dealt with a slew of …read more

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Sonnen would like to see Silva face Lawler or either Diaz brother

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Chael Sonnen suggests three potential opponents for Anderson Silva. UFC president Dana White might not be sure what to do …read more

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Dana White discusses delay booking Colby Covington’s next fight

UFC President Dana White has shed some light on the difficulties he’s had getting former welterweight title challenger Colby Covington back into the cage. Covington has not competed since he …read more

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UFC President Dana White Shuts Down Cody Garbrandt vs. Sean O’Malley Talk

UFC president Dana White doesn’t feel it’s the right time to book Cody Garbrandt vs. Sean O’Malley. O’Malley and Garbrandt have been throwing some verbal jabs ever since UFC 250. …read more

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Dana White unsure what to do with 45-year-old Anderson Silva

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva has been on the shelf for a little over a year now, currently nursing his recovery from knee surgery. He has two fights left …read more

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Dana White drops big hint about next UFC outfitting partner

With the UFC’s outfitting deal with Reebok potentially coming to an end, the UFC could sign a deal with a new outfitting company. Dana White has a few ideas in …read more

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UFC President Dana White pumps the brakes on potential Sean O’Malley vs. Cody Garbrandt matchup

UFC president Dana White has put a possible Sean O’Malley vs. Cody Garbrandt matchup on hold. Sean O’Malley is becoming quite a star, especially following his knockout victory over Eddie …read more

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UFC Boss Dana White Reveals His MMA Mount Rushmore

UFC president Dana White has an MMA Mount Rushmore of his own but he admits it wasn’t easy to put together. Fight fans often discuss who the greatest fighters of …read more

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Dana White names his four fighters on the Mount Rushmore of MMA

UFC president, Dana White has finally revealed his Mount Rushmore of MMA. For many MMA fans, a popular question is who would be on a Mount Rushmore of MMA? There …read more

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Dana White undecided on what’s next for Anderson Silva – but it won’t be Anthony Pettis

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

When Anderson Silva retires, he will leave the sport as one of the greatest UFC champions in history and arguably near the top of the …read more

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Dana White doesn’t believe Amanda Nunes should retire just yet

Two-weight champion Amanda Nunes is flirting with the idea of retirement, but UFC President Dana White isn’t ready to see his dominant champion walk away just yet. Following her win …read more

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White will ‘kill’ Nunes if she retires: That ‘actually drives me nuts’

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Dana White is a staunch supporter of fighters retiring, unless that fighter is Amanda Nunes. Dana White has always said a fighter should retire …read more

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Dana White shocked to hear Amanda Nunes contemplating retirement but ‘she’s got plenty of money’ to do it

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

When UFC president Dana White hears about an athlete contemplating retirement, he usually tells them it’s probably a good idea to walk away.
That’s not the …read more

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Dana White Says Amanda Nunes Retiring Would Drive Him Nuts

UFC president Dana White isn’t thrilled at the thought of Amanda Nunes retiring. Nunes holds both the UFC women’s featherweight and bantamweight titles. She is regarded as the best female …read more

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Dana White stunned to hear Amanda Nunes considering retirement: 'I will kill her'

UFC president Dana White is glad dual champion Amana Nunes is in a good enough place to retire from MMA, but he hopes it doesn’t happen.
Following her historic women’s featherweight …read more

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White: ‘I honestly don’t know what to do’ with Anderson Silva

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UFC president Dana White isn’t sure what’s next for Anderson Silva. UFC legend Anderson Silva, 45, has just two fights …read more

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Half The Fans? No Thanks!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White lived up to his promise by bringing back the fight business sooner, rather than later, in …read more

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You Wanna Piece Of Me?

Use the arrows to scroll though his Instagram injury pics. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender Jorge Masvidal is currently at war with promotion president Dana White, who tried …read more

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Dana White Dismisses Holding UFC Events With Reduced Crowd

When fans are allowed to return inside venues for sporting events, UFC president Dana White won’t settle for reduced crowds. The coronavirus pandemic has made its presence felt globally. The …read more

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Dana White responds to San Antonio shooter claiming to be UFC fighter

UFC president Dana White weighed in on Saturday night following word of a shooting that happened in San Antonio, Texas, on Friday night, where the suspect claimed to be a …read more

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Dana White exploring options for getting fans back to UFC events

UFC President Dana White is looking at options to get fans back to UFC events, but he’s not willing to compromise with socially-distanced crowds. White has been able to promote …read more

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