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Dana White: Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov ‘truly hate each other’

It’s really no secret that there is a mountain of vitriol between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and former dual-division champion Conor McGregor. UFC president Dana White confirmed at the …read more

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Firas Zahabi Wants Conor McGregor To Fight Nate Diaz Next For 165-Pound Title

After Conor McGregor knocked out Donald Cerrone in 40 seconds many wondered what would be next. Dana White made it clear he wants the Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch, but Firas Zahabi …read more

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Dana White Lays Out What Has To Happen For Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya To Take Place

UFC president Dana White has discussed what needs to happen for Jon Jones vs. Israel Adesanya to become a reality. Jones and Adesanya both have their next title defenses set. …read more

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Dana White outlines timeline of potential Israel Adesanya vs. Jon Jones superfight

UFC president Dana White has outlined the timeline of a potential superfight between UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya and UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones.
Adesanya and Jones have gone back-and-forth …read more

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UFC Boss Dana White Urges Paulo Costa To Slow Down After Surgery

UFC president Dana White feels Paulo Costa is trying to rush things following surgery. Costa was set to meet Israel Adesanya next for the UFC middleweight title. Those plans changed …read more

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Dana White scolds Paulo Costa: ‘Pump the brakes’

When Paulo Costa defeated Yoel Romero in August of 2019, the expectation was that he’d get the next crack at UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya. Unfortunately for Costa, an injury …read more

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Dana White says Conor McGregor wants Khabib Nurmagomedov next

UFC president Dana White claims that Conor McGregor wants to fight UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov next although McGregor recently said he wasn’t that interested in it.
McGregor knocked out Donald …read more

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Dana White Says He & Justin Gaethje Need To Get On The Same Page

UFC president Dana White wants to have a sitdown with Justin Gaethje. It’s no secret that Gaethje isn’t happy with the UFC lightweight title picture. Conor McGregor is set to …read more

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Dana White plans to meet with Justin Gaethje: ‘He and I need to get on the same page’

UFC president Dana White has confirmed that he is planning to meet with lightweight contender Justin Gaethje after UFC 246.

There has been a great deal of speculation over what the …read more

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Conor McGregor is on Floyd Mayweather’s Radar According to Dana White

Conor McGregor’s win at UFC 246 came with a lot of buzz. Most of it as of now is what’s next for the former two division champion but it’s not …read more

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Dana White lauds Conor McGregor for UFC 246 win

Conor McGregor needed just 40 seconds to take care of Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and return to the win column.
Unsurprisingly, the Irishman’s abrupt and violent stoppage win over Cerrone impressed a …read more

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Dana White Gushes Over Conor McGregor’s UFC 246 Performance

UFC president Dana White is in awe of Conor McGregor following UFC 246. This past Saturday night (Jan. 18), McGregor and Cerrone shared the Octagon. The welterweight clash was held …read more

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UFC 246 Post-Fight interview scrums: Conor McGregor, Dana White, Holly Holm, and more

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Conor McGregor stormed back into the Octagon at UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy on Saturday in Las Vegas. He dismantled …read more

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Despite Withdrawal, White Praises ‘Selfless’ Whittaker

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, is not the biggest fan of mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters who withdraw from upcoming events on …read more

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Dana White praises Conor McGregor’s ‘unbelievable’ UFC 246 performance

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Conor McGregor has always been a crowd-pleaser and he once again impressed Dana White on Saturday.
The UFC president was effusive in his …read more

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Dana White claims Khabib Nurmagomedov has ‘Conor McGregor’ type of money

UFC president Dana White has claimed that Khabib Nurmagomedov has Conor McGregor-type money — in excess of $50 million.

White made the claim the post-fight press conference following UFC 246, which …read more

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Dana White Explains Why He’s Not Keen On Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal

UFC president Dana White isn’t exactly eager to book Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal. It appears there’s mutual interest from both McGregor and Masvidal to share the Octagon. McGregor has …read more

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Dana White wants Khabib-McGregor II next, not Jorge Masvidal bout

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“It’s the fight that you make. It’s the fight that makes sense. It’s the fight for the 155-pound title.” Dana White …read more

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Dana White Choked Up When Discussing Robert Whittaker’s UFC 248 Removal

UFC president Dana White got a bit emotional when talking about Robert Whittaker’s UFC 248 removal. Whittaker was scheduled to take on Jared Cannonier at UFC 248. The bout would’ve …read more

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Dana White criticizes UFC 246 officials Jason Herzog, Mark Smith – but admits refs have tough job

LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White was buzzing following the conclusion of UFC 246.
One thing he wasn’t thrilled by however, was the officiating throughout the night. In particular, White …read more

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Dana White rips referee of Holly Holm vs. Raquel Pennington rematch

Raquel Pennington and Holly Holm | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The co-main event of UFC 246 couldn’t have gone much worse from a spectator standpoint.
Despite the promise of a …read more

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Darren Till injured, out of Jared Cannonier fight at UFC 248

UFC president Dana White said that Darren Till is injured and the promotion is looking for a new opponent against Jared Cannonier at UFC 248.
Till this week was revealed as …read more

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Conor McGregor will fight Khabib Nurmagomedov next says Dana White

UFC president Dana White says that he would like to see Conor McGregor fight UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov in a rematch next.
McGregor picked up his first win in MMA …read more

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Dana White says Kamaru Usman was hacked, but Conor McGregor skeptical about offensive tweets

LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White said that a string of vulgar, racist and hateful tweets from Kamaru Usman’s Twitter during UFC 246 was the result of his account …read more

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Dana White Praises ‘Unselfish’ Robert Whittaker Following UFC 248 Withdrawal

There remains little information regarding the reason for Robert Whittaker’s withdrawal from UFC 248 last week, but it’s clear that Dana White holds the former middleweight champion in high regard …read more

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Dana White: Khabib Nurmagomedov, not Jorge Masvidal, is next for Conor McGregor

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Conor McGregor is ready for whatever gets thrown at him after his 40-second TKO against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. But UFC president Dana White is stuck …read more

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REWIND! Watch UFC 246 Post-Fight Presser Replay

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Missed it last night? No worries, we’ve got you covered. Wrap up UFC 246 with company President, Dana White, as well …read more

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Dana White dropped a ton of information during the UFC 246 Post-Fight Press Conference

UFC president Dana White was in a chatty mood at the UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy post-fight press conference on Saturday night.
He spoke at length, not only about the night’s …read more

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Posted on January 19, 2020, 10:16 am By
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White: Conor-Khabib rematch the fight to make

For Conor McGregor, a rematch with lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is “a massive fight with global appeal” and “the fight you make” above all others, UFC president Dana White said. …read more

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What's next for Conor McGregor? Dana White says Khabib Nurmagomedov 'is the fight to make'

LAS VEGAS – As soon as Conor McGregor defeated Donald Cerrone in swift fashion at UFC 246 on Saturday night, the speculation began.
Who will McGregor (22-4 MMA, 10-2 UFC) face …read more

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Following Conor McGregor’s crushing KO, Floyd Mayweather teases 2020 rematch

UFC president Dana White has been adamant that his new partnership with Floyd Mayweather Jr. has nothing to do with a Conor McGregor rematch. Mayweather may have a different take …read more

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Dana White reacts to tonight’s UFC 246 main event

UFC President Dana White spoke to the media shortly following the conclusion of tonight’s UFC 246 event where he shared his thoughts on Conor McGregor vs Donald Cerrone.
McGregor and Cerrone …read more

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Summer Tapasa Celebrated By Dana White At UFC 246

Read what Dana White had to say about Summer Tapasa
Read the Full Article Here …read more

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Dana White Confirms Cejudo vs. Aldo In The Works For UFC 250

UFC president Dana White does indeed plan to make Henry Cejudo vs. Jose Aldo a reality. Combate first reported that the UFC has discussed the bout for UFC 250 in …read more

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Dana White confirms plans to book Henry Cejudo against Jose Aldo next, explains why it makes sense 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

As the list of bantamweight contenders vying for Henry Cejudo’s title continues to grow, it’s a former featherweight champion without a win in the division …read more

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‘Stylebender’ Slight Betting Favorite Over Romero

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, recently rubber-stamped the middleweight title fight between reigning division kingpin, Israel Adesanya, and …read more

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Dana White confirms Conor McGregor will get lightweight title shot with win at UFC 246

UFC president Dana White confirmed that Conor McGregor will get the next lightweight title shot should he defeat Donald Cerrone at UFC 246 this weekend.
The UFC lightweight title is on …read more

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Israel Adesanya vs. Yoel Romero Locked In For UFC 248

Israel Adesanya and Yoel Romero will collide just before the spring season begins. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reported that UFC president Dana White has confirmed Adesanya vs. Romero is a lock …read more

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Israel Adesanya vs. Yoel Romero Locked In For UFC 248

Israel Adesanya and Yoel Romero will collide just before the spring season begins. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reported that UFC president Dana White has confirmed that Adesanya vs. Romero is a …read more

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Dana White: UFC Doesn’t Do Easy Fights, ‘We Don’t Have Cans’

UFC president Dana White is adamant that fighters can’t take the easy road under his promotion. Often times in combat sports, you’ll see fighters get “tuneup” bouts. White claims that …read more

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Dana White leaks opening video for UFC 246 pay-per-view

On Saturday night, the UFC will return to our screens with stacked UFC 246 card. The main card, which will air on pay-per-view, will be topped by a welterweight scrap …read more

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UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy pay-per-view opening released

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Just days before Conor McGregor faces off with Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in the main event at UFC 246, Dana White has shared the opening video for the …read more

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Paulo Costa Could Return Soon, But UFC President Doesn’t Want To Rush It

Paulo Costa insists he’s ready to return soon but UFC president Dana White is being patient. It’s no secret that the UFC is looking at booking Israel Adesanya vs. Yoel …read more

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Dana White updates on potential Amanda Nunes vs. Claressa Shields fight

During his sit-down interview with Aaron Bronsteter of TSN, UFC President Dana White hit on a wide range of topics, and brought some more attention to a possible crossover fight. …read more

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Dana White weighs in on odds of McGregor-Khabib rematch in 2020, Lesnar return, Jones at heavyweight

Dana White is predicting 2020 will be a star-studded year for the UFC.
In his annual predictions for the year with TSN, White weighed in on the odds of Brock Lesnar …read more

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Posted on January 16, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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VIDEO | Reporter shot down for asking Conor McGregor about sexual assault allegations

A reporter was shot down by UFC president Dana White when he asked Conor McGregor about the sexual assault allegations he’s facing.
Morgan Campbell of the New York Times got a …read more

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Dana White calls UFC-Reebok deal a ‘home run’

Back in 2014 the UFC signed a six-year outfitting deal with Reebok to become the official apparel sponsor of the UFC, and that deal has not gone well in the …read more

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Dana White Reacts To Conor McGregor Claiming He Can Make $80 Million For UFC 246

UFC president Dana White has responded to Conor McGregor’s claim that he can make $80 million for UFC 246. We’re just two nights away from McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone. The …read more

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Is boxing on the horizon again for Conor McGregor? Dana White not thinking about that right now

LAS VEGAS – Despite the launch of Zuffa Boxing being imminent, Dana White says people should pump the brakes on the Conor McGregor boxing talk.
McGregor, who returns Saturday in the …read more

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Dana White says Justin Gaethje is not next in line for a title shot

As things begin to pick up for the UFC in 2020, several fights have been made throughout the first quarter of the year and that includes a lightweight title fight …read more

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Israel Adesanya on track for UFC 248, but Paulo Costa could replace Yoel Romero

LAS VEGAS – UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya is expected to defend his title at UFC 248, but his opponent has yet to be determined.
UFC president Dana White confirmed the …read more

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Conor predicts KO of Cerrone, but 'no bad blood'

Conor McGregor walked out on stage, shook hands with UFC president Dana White and then extended his hand and exchanged pleasantries with opponent Donald Cerrone. That was how the rest …read more

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UFC 246 press conference video

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

At the UFC 246 press conference, former UFC champion Conor McGregor, Donald Cerrone, and UFC president Dana White will answer questions from the media Wednesday …read more

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UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy Press Conference Video

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Tune in Wednesday, Jan. 15, for the live UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy press conference. Conor McGregor, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone, and Dana White will take stage at the …read more

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Dana White discusses next opponent for Darren Till

UFC president Dana White spoke about the timetable for the return of middleweight star Darren Till and who could be the Brit’s next opponent when he returns.
Till recently teased a …read more

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Volkanovski hesitant to accept immediate rematch with Holloway

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“Straight after, Dana White was mentioning the rematch and even I touched base on it but watching back the tape, the fight wasn’t probably …read more

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Dana White reveals timeline for Darren Till's next fight, says probably not vs. Jack Hermansson

The UFC is seemingly inching closer to booking Darren Till’s next fight.
In an interview with The Mac Life released Tuesday, UFC president Dana White revealed the promotion is looking at …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor Believes Khabib vs. Ferguson Will Not Happen

UFC president Dana White claims Conor McGregor isn’t sold on Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson becoming a reality. Nurmagomedov is scheduled to put his UFC lightweight championship on the line …read more

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White: McGregor believes Khabib-Ferguson won’t happen

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UFC president Dana White lays out the plans for Conor McGregor in relation to the 155-pound title picture. As of this posting, the …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor focused on Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch, not Jorge Masvidal

Conor McGregor appears to be dead set on running things back with Khabib Nurmagomedov.
UFC president Dana White said if McGregor beats Donald Cerrone on Saturday at UFC 246, he doesn’t …read more

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Dana White says Tom Brady has been invited to attend UFC 246

UFC president Dana White says that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has been invited to attend this weekend’s UFC 246 event.
White is a massive fan of the Patriots, who …read more

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Dana White: UFC doctor says Conor McGregor in best shape he's ever seen him in

It appears Conor McGregor has made some major changes ahead of his welterweight return.
UFC president Dana White said the UFC doctor has told him that McGregor is looking better than …read more

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White offers ex-Best Buy employee job after stopping alleged robbery

An ex-Best Buy employee has been offered a job by Dana White. The current video making the rounds on the internet shows a Best Buy employee preventing an alleged robbery …read more

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Dana White Offers Best Buy Brawler A Job

Summer Tapasa-Sataraka was fired for throwing fists with a shoplifter, but is now getting a trip to UFC 246 and job offer from the promotion. UFC president Dana White spends …read more

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Ex-Best Buy employee gets job offer from Dana White after thwarting alleged robbery

A viral video has led to an unexpected job offer from UFC President Dana White.
Summer Tapasa-Sataraka, 24, found herself in the internet spotlight after stopping an alleged robbery by …read more

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Dana White offers UFC 246 invite to Best Buy hero

UFC President Dana White was so impressed by the heroic efforts of Summer Tapasa-Sataraka that he is bringing her out to Vegas for UFC 246.
In addition, the UFC boss added …read more

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Dana White seriously wants to hire former Best Buy worker that went viral for stopping a thief

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If you dig deep into the roots of the UFC, you’ll find that much of the company (and …read more

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Dana White confirms $250,000 donation by UFC to Australian Red Cross

UFC president Dana White confirmed that the UFC, in conjunction with Endeavor and its partner companies, has donated $250,000 to the Australian Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery Fund.
Wildfires have …read more

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After Summer Tapasa-Sataraka's Best Buy heroics go viral, Dana White offers UFC 246 invite

When Summer Tapasa-Sataraka took out an alleged would-be thief at the Best Buy store she was working security at, she probably had no idea her life was about to change.
After …read more

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Big John McCarthy shares his take on why Dana White is against cross-promotion

Bellator color commentator and long-time MMA referee Big John McCarthy explained why he believes UFC president Dana White is against cross-promotion.
Bellator recently did a cross-promotion event with RIZIN for New …read more

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Islam Makhachev continues to call out Kevin Lee

Islam Makhachev has his sights set on his next opponent and won’t back down. The Dagestani fighter took to Twitter to try and force Dana White’s hand and organize a …read more

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Dana White isn’t happy about the disrespect being shown to Donald Cerrone

UFC president Dana White isn’t happy about the lack of respect that is being shown to Donald Cerrone in the lead-up to his UFC 246 main event against Conor McGregor.

We’re …read more

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McGregor prefers title fight against Usman over Masvidal bout

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Conor McGregor still holds aspirations to be the UFC welterweight champion. Dana White recently spoke to ESPN about Conor McGregor and …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Manager Says Conor McGregor Rematch ‘Not on Our Radar’

While UFC president Dana White has hinted that Conor McGregor could get a rematch with reigning lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov as soon as his second Octagon appearance, the Dagestani fighter’s …read more

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Hot Tweets: Who should lead the UFC when Dana White eventually retires?

Dana White | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Happy New Year everyone. It’s now 2020 and though things are still a little slow right now in the MMA world, they’ll …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov being used to keep Conor McGregor relevant, says manager

MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz, whose star client is UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, claims the UFC uses the champ’s name to keep Conor McGregor relevant.
UFC president Dana White recently confirmed …read more

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Khabib’s manager: ‘Conor McGregor is not on our radar… I think he might lose to Cowboy’

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Though UFC president Dana White continues to insist that Conor McGregor wants a rematch with lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and that he could get it with one or …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz on potential Nurmagomedov-McGregor rematch: 'Conor's not on our radar'

Conor McGregor may be targeting a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov later in 2020 – and Dana White may be on board with the idea – but it seems Khabib Nurmagomedov’s …read more

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Dana White reveals “likely” backup plan for McGregor vs. Cerrone at UFC 246

Dana White has a backup plan for UFC 246, this if something were to happen to either Conor McGregor or Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone.
McGregor and Cerrone are set to collide in …read more

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Dana White reveals the one fight that got away…

Dana White doesn’t live with much regret when it comes to his tenure as UFC president.
He helped build the company from a failing promotion into one of the most profitable …read more

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Dana White relishes UFC surpassing NFL in Instagram followers

The UFC has surpassed the NFL in terms of Instagram followers, and the promotion’s president Dana White is revelling in the good news.
The Fertitta brothers and their business partner Dana …read more

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Gaethje Responds To White Following Mac Attack

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, came under fire from mixed martial arts (MMA) fans when he announced former lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, was …read more

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Dana White previews the next decade for the UFC

A brand new year and a brand new decade has begun for us all, and given the manner in which Dana White and the UFC are about to start the …read more

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Gaethje responds to White’s claims he turned down multiple fights

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UFC lightweight contender Justin Gaethje issues a response to Dana White. UFC president Dana White recently went on record, claiming that Justin Gaethje …read more

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Morning Report: Justin Gaethje responds to Dana White saying he’s passed on fights

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Later this month, Conor McGregor will face Donald Cerrone at UFC 246. After the fight was announced, UFC President Dana White declared that, should McGregor …read more

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MMA Community reacts after Dana White reveals his biggest matchmaking regret

UFC President Dana White recently sat down with the promotions official website to touch on a number of topics following the conclusion of the 2019 year.
During the interview, White was …read more

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Justin Gaethje reveals the fights he’s turned down, says Ferguson declined UFC 242 scrap

Justin Gaethje has revealed which fights he has turned down during his time with the UFC.
Promotional president, Dana White recently said Gaethje kept turning down fights and in turn, Conor …read more

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Conor McGregor on standby in case of injury to Khabib Nurmagomedov or Tony Ferguson

UFC president Dana White has confirmed Conor McGregor is on standby in case of an injury to UFC 249 headliners Khabib Nurmagomedov or Tony Ferguson.
This is the fifth time that …read more

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Justin Gaethje Responds to Dana White’s Accusations

After taking the time to ponder who and what Dana White was talking about when he said Justin Gaethje has been turning down fights, Justin Gaethje has come up with …read more

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Justin Gaethje perplexed by Dana White’s criticism, details fights he declined

It has gradually become apparent in recent weeks that Justin Gaethje appears to be the odd man out in the UFC lightweight title mix.
If things go the way the UFC’s …read more

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Dana White explains what makes Conor McGregor such a big star

Conor McGregor is the biggest star in MMA and one of the biggest stars in combat sports. The Irishman brought the sport into the mainstream by his trash-talking and his …read more

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White Still Chafed Over Losing Brock-Fedor Fight

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, used the purchase of PRIDE Fighting Championship — and its subsequent dissolution — to make a play for …read more

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Dana White regrets not booking Brock Lesnar vs. Fedor Emelianenko

UFC president Dana White says that his biggest matchmaking regret is never booking a heavyweight fight between Brock Lesnar and Fedor Emelianenko.
Lesnar and Emelianenko were arguably the two biggest superstars …read more

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Dana White names his biggest UFC missed matchmaking regret

UFC president Dana White has booked a lot of fights in his career.
The promotion has held more than 500 events since its inaugural show in November 1993, and White has …read more

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White: ‘Bad boy’ Dominick Reyes is ‘such a massive fight’ for Jones

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UFC president Dana White has mad respect for light heavyweight title contender Dominick Reyes. Eleven elite fighters have tried, and …read more

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Dana White confirms UFC has spoken to Nick Diaz about potential return fight

If Nick Diaz actually wants to return to action, the UFC is ready to book him in a fight.
The former welterweight title challenger hasn’t fought in nearly five years, but …read more

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Dana White not sure Jon Jones will move to heavyweight

Fight fans have been dying to see UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones move up to heavyweight for years. According to UFC President Dana White, however, it may never happen.
White …read more

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White: Mayweather Will Compete In New Deal With UFC

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, recently entered into agreement to work with undefeated boxing sensation, Floyd Mayweather Jr., at some point in …read more

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Dana White: Dominick Reyes is the real deal, 'massive' fight for Jon Jones

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones will have his hands full against Dominick Reyes, at least in the eyes of UFC president Dana White.
In a recent interview with ESPN, White …read more

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Dana White: Floyd Mayweather deal would be for him to fight

When UFC president Dana White and Floyd Mayweather were spotted sitting next to each other at a Boston Celtics vs. Los Angeles Clippers game on Nov. 20, heads turned in …read more

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