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VIDEO | Robert Whittaker wins GQ Sportsman of the Year

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Dana White Plans To Meet With Israel Adesanya On Potential UFC Title Shot

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White is set to meet with Israel Adesanya in Sydney, Australia. Adesanya has been making waves in the middleweight division. His exciting style and …read more

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Dana White Renegotiated with Pay-Per-View Partners for More UFC Profits

UFC president Dana White always has his eyes on the future. In January, the UFC will officially kick off a new five year, $1.5 billion broadcast deal with ESPN after …read more

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Posted on November 13, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Quote: Dana White Was Never A Fan Of The Flyweight Division

A recently released Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) flyweight claims Dana White was never a fan of the 125-pound division. A lot has been made over the future of the flyweight …read more

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Posted on November 12, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Jose Torres says Dana White has ‘never, ever’ been a fan of UFC flyweight division

Although the UFC recently booked a flyweight title fight between divisional champ Henry Cejudo and slimmed-down bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, the expectation is still that the promotion will close down …read more

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Maycee Barber didn’t ask — she told Dana White she won a fight-night bonus

DENVER — After her win at UFC Denver, Maycee Barber discusses the victory over Hannah Cifers, her ground and pound ability, what she wants next, what she told Dana White …read more

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Dana White Says Yair Rodriguez’s KO Win At UFC Denver Was ‘Craziest Finish Ever’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White was just as stunned as anyone else who witnessed the conclusion to UFC Denver’s main event. Last night (Nov. 10), UFC Denver took …read more

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Posted on November 12, 2018, 12:46 am By
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Dana White briefly addresses future of flyweight division

The UFC president didn’t provide much information on the future of the flyweight division. It looks as if bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw will be dropping down to flyweight to challenge …read more

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Posted on November 11, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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White On Rodriguez KO: ‘Craziest finish ever!’

“Craziest finish ever.”
Those were the words coming out of Dana White’s mouth following Yair Rodriguez’s hail mary come from behind back elbow knockout of “The Korean Zombie” Chan Sung Jung …read more

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Dana White evades questions about future of UFC flyweight division

Ever since long-time UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson was sent to ONE Championship, there’s been questions about the future of the division he ruled for so log.
Not long after his …read more

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Dana White reacts to Yair Rodriguez’s KO of Chan Sung Jung

There was a time, not all that long ago, when UFC President Dana White was moving to cut Mexican featherweight contender Yair Rodriguez from the promotion’s roster. Now, he’s crediting …read more

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Dana White sidesteps specifics on future of UFC flyweight division

UFC President Dana White won’t say the flyweight division is done.
Asked about the fate of the weight class, White said the promotion is “working on some things right now” and …read more

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Posted on November 11, 2018, 8:46 am By
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UFC 230 prelims averaged 635,000 viewers

UFC 230 was hoped to be one of the year’s biggest shows.
At the press conference, Dana White talked about it being the second biggest pay-per-view of the year, obviously trailing …read more

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Ben Askren credits 'the people' for UFC opportunity; Dana White says 'trade' idea was his

For many hardcore fans, Ben Askren’s impending deal with the UFC came with a question: Why now?
With the ink on his contract still not dry as of Saturday night, Askren …read more

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Posted on November 7, 2018, 4:17 pm By
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Dana White promises he won’t try to convince Daniel Cormier to delay his retirement

Daniel Cormier, who currently owns the UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight (we think?) belts, is planning to retire from MMA when he turns 40 in March of 2019. That being …read more

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White responds Team Khabib’s $50M demand for next fight

UFC president Dana White has something to say about Team Khabib’s demand for a “$50M to $100M” paycheck for the champion’s next fight. Khabib Nurmagomedov’s management team has some …read more

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Dana White responds to Khabib Nurmagomedov manager demanding $50 million for next fight

Riding high on a fourth-round submission defeat of Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov has never been more popular. In fact, he’s become so popular that his manager Ali Abdelaziz now feels …read more

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VIDEO | Shaq battles Forrest Griffin, Claudia Gadelha while Dana White refs

Shaq Takes The Octagon!
Watch Shaquille O’ Neal enter the cage with UFC fighters, Forrest Griffin and Claudinha Gadelha, as Dana White refs the fight.
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Dana White Reportedly Working on Ben Askren vs. Robbie Lawler for UFC 233

Ben Askren has been calling for a top welterweight for his UFC debut, and it appears Dana White is going to grant his wish.
Though he wasn’t on Askren’s wish …read more

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Ben Askren vs. Robbie Lawler being finalized for UFC 233

It looks like Ben Askren will make his UFC debut against a former welterweight champion. According to UFC president Dana White, Ben Askren likely has his first UFC dance partner. …read more

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White Denies Hating Askren Or Blocking Him On Twitter

Turns out Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president, Dana White, never actually hated newly-signed welterweight contender, Ben Askren. He simply didn’t give a shit about the “Funky” Olympian or his Pluto-bound …read more

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Posted on November 5, 2018, 9:16 pm By
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Dana White Laughs Off $50 Million Talks From Khabib’s Manager

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White brushes off Ali Abdelaziz’s demand for a $50 million paycheck for Khabib Nurmagomedov. Nurmagomedov is coming off a successful defense of his UFC …read more

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Dana White scoffs at Khabib Nurmagomedov's manager expecting $50 million for next fight

NEW YORK – With the Nevada State Athletic Commission still deliberating on the chaotic events that transpired at UFC 229, there aren’t many updates that UFC President Dana White can …read more

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Dana White Claims Trading For Ben Askren Was His Idea

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White says that trading for Ben Askren was an idea he came up with. The mixed martial arts community was set ablaze when a …read more

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Posted on November 5, 2018, 5:46 pm By
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Dana White: Bringing Ben Askren to UFC ‘Was a Great Deal for Me’

If Ben Askren has been wondering what his official status with the UFC is, he shouldn’t wonder any longer. Following UFC 230, company president Dana White sang his praises while …read more

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Morning Report: Dana White: Conor McGregor wants immediate rematch or whoever gets him rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov

Almost one month removed from Khabib Nurmagomedov’s submission win over Conor McGregor and the ensuing melee that broke out at UFC 229, Dana White still doesn’t have any answers about …read more

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Dana White assures he doesn’t hate Ben Askren: ‘This was my idea’

Given how long it took for Ben Askren, inarguably one of the best welterweights in the world, to sign with the UFC, you would not be faulted for thinking that …read more

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UFC 230’s Israel Adesanya: ‘My ego is what drove me here’

Israel Adesanya is the ‘future’ according to UFC president, Dana White. Listening to the UFC 230 press conference, it’s clear Adesanya believes it too. Israel Adesanya patiently and violently took …read more

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Dana White praises Israel Adesanya: ‘He’s the whole package’

Count Dana White among those who were very impressed with Israel Adesanya’s domination of Derek Brunson at UFC 230. By far one of the standout performers from UFC 230 was …read more

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Dana White says bringing Ben Askren to the UFC was ‘a great deal for me’

UFC president Dana White wanted to make one thing clear before he went into the details of bringing Ben Askren into his company: He said he doesn’t hate “Funky Ben,” …read more

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Dana White: Daniel Cormier Can Do Anything; New Stars Broke Out at UFC 230

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UFC president Dana White, at the UFC 230 post-fight press conference, couldn’t say enough good things about dual-division champion Daniel Cormier.
Cormier mauled Derrick Lewis in the main event …read more

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Dana White Thinks UFC 230 Winner Israel Adesanya Is The Future

Israel Adesanya has been turning a lot of heads including Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White. Last night (Nov. 3), Adesanya went one-on-one with Derek Brunson. Many considered this …read more

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Dana White Recaps UFC 230 Backstage at Madison Square Garden

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UFC president Dana White recapped the UFC 230 night of fights following the event on Saturday at Madison Square Garden in New York City. White discussed Daniel Cormier’s …read more

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Dana White praises Israel Adesanya after TKO of Derek Brunson: ‘He’s the whole package’

Last night, in the opening bout of the UFC 230 main card, red-hot UFC middleweight contender Israel Adesanya picked up the biggest win of his career, dissecting long-time contender Derek …read more

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Dana White: Israel Adesanya ‘is the future’

Israel Adesanya picked up the biggest win of his MMA career on Saturday and his boss took notice.
At the UFC 230 post-fight press conference, company president Dana White was asked …read more

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Posted on November 4, 2018, 11:16 am By
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UFC 230 Attendance and Gate Numbers from Madison Square Garden

UFC president Dana White announced the attendance and gate figures stemming from UFC 230: Cormier vs. Lewis during the event’s post-fight press conference on Saturday.
17,011 spectators attended the event at …read more

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White Wanted Jones To Headline UFC 230, But Former Champ ‘Wasn’t In Shape’

Jon Jones will be returning to the Octagon at UFC 232 this December, but that was not the original plan.
According to UFC president Dana White in a recent interview with …read more

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Posted on November 3, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Dana White Reacts To Stephan Bonnar’s DUI Arrest

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White is saddened by the news of Stephan Bonnar’s DUI arrest. Bonnar’s arrest occurred last week. The former UFC light heavyweight was reportedly speeding …read more

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Posted on November 3, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Daniel Cormier vs. Derrick Lewis is latest example of UFC watering down value of titles

One of my favorite quotes when the UFC was on its rise was from Dana White, saying how he and Lorenzo Fertitta studied boxing to make sure they don’t repeat …read more

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White: Whittaker-Gastelum to be in Australia

Robert Whittaker will defend his UFC middleweight belt against Kelvin Gastelum in his home country of Australia, Dana White said. …read more

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UFC 232: Jones vs. Gustafsson 2 Press Conference Replay

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On Friday, UFC hosted a press conference featuring UFC president Dana White, former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, Alexander Gustafsson, women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg, and women’s bantamweight …read more

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UFC 232 press conference video

The UFC 232 press conference will feature former UFC champion Jon Jones, Alexander Gustafsson, UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg, UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes, and UFC president Dana White on …read more

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Dana White: Derrick Lewis is Better Off Fighting Daniel Cormier on Short Notice

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As UFC 230 decends upon the mixed martial arts world, UFC president Dana White is doing the media …read more

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Posted on November 2, 2018, 3:46 am By
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Dana White: We Wanted Jon Jones On The UFC 230 Card

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White admits he wanted Jon Jones to compete this Saturday night (Nov. 3). Instead, Jones will take on Alexander Gustafsson in a rematch next …read more

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Dana White on Jon Jones: ‘we wanted him to be on this New York card’

Jon Jones will be back fighting in the UFC in 2018. However, he is not returning to action on the card Dana White was hoping for.
When Jones was cleared to …read more

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Dana White Reveals Meeting With Team Mayweather On Potential Khabib Fight

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White isn’t optimistic about it, but talks have taken place in regards to a potential Floyd Mayweather vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov bout. A video with …read more

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Dana White Met with Team Floyd Mayweather About Potential Khabib Nurmagomedov Showdown

Here we go again.
On Thursday, UFC president Dana White revealed that he had a meeting in Los Angeles this week with Floyd Mayweather’s representatives about a potential showdown with lightweight …read more

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Askren Willing To Fight ‘Overrated’ Till In London

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, promised Ben Askren a Top 5 opponent for his official Octagon debut, after signing “Funky” in a blockbuster trade that sent former flyweight …read more

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Posted on November 1, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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White doubts Khabib will fight Mayweather

Despite the financially successful fight between boxer Floyd Mayweather and MMA star Conor McGregor last year, UFC president Dana White doesn’t see it happening between Mayweather and current UFC lightweight …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Manager Looking for $50 to $100 Million for Next Fight

Nobody really seems to know who is next for UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, but his manager certainly knows what he wants next for Nurmagomedov’s pocketbook.
UFC president Dana White has …read more

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Dana White, Ari Emanuel featured on Variety500 list of most powerful people in entertainment industry

Ari Emanuel, Endeavor CEO and owner of the UFC, is a powerful man. So too is UFC President Dana White. As such, both have been added to the Variety500 list, …read more

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Posted on October 31, 2018, 7:16 pm By
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Watch the UFC 232 Press Conference Live on Friday at 5 PM ET

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Ahead of the UFC 232, UFC will host a press conference featuring UFC president Dana White, former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, Alexander Gustafsson, women’s featherweight champion Cris …read more

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Notorious crime boss Whitey Bulger, who apparently ran Dana White out of Boston, dies in prison

Infamous Boston crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger, who allegedly ran UFC President Dana White out of town in 1995, was found dead in a federal prison on Tuesday.
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Dana White Doubles Down On Khabib vs. Ferguson Being The Fight To Make

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White wants to make Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson a reality. It’s no secret that fight fans have been clamoring for a lightweight tilt …read more

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Mobster Who Ran Dana White Out Of Boston Dies In Prison

The mobster who once ran Dana White out of Boston has died. NBC News reports that 89-year-old James “Whitey” Bulger was found dead in prison yesterday (Tues. October 30, 2018). …read more

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Posted on October 31, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Dana White to Floyd Mayweather: ‘You want to fight, come fight’

Ever since Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Conor McGregor by submission in the UFC 229 main event, he’s been linked to a potential boxing match with undefeated legend of pugilism Floyd Mayweather …read more

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White, Ari Land On Exclusive ‘Variety 500’ List

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White is undoubtedly one of the most influential men the sports combat world, but now the brash head honcho is going up another level.
White …read more

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Posted on October 31, 2018, 1:16 am By
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White to Mayweather: We’re not boxing again, come fight in the UFC

Dana White shot down the idea of Khabib Nurmagomedov boxing Floyd Mayweather, encouraging Mayweather to enter the Octagon. UFC president Dana White isn’t interested in setting up another boxing match …read more

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Boston mobster who allegedly ran Dana White out of town dead at 89

Notorious crime boss Whitney Bulger was found dead at a West Virginia prison on Tuesday. His former gang has a bizarre connection to the UFC and its current president, Dana …read more

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Dana White to Floyd Mayweather: ‘You want to fight, come fight’

Ever since Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Conor McGregor by submission in the UFC 229 main event, he’s been linked to a potential boxing match with undefeated legend of pugilism Floyd Mayweather …read more

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Dana White Says Mayweather Must Fight In UFC If He Wants Khabib

If Floyd Mayweather wants to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov, he’ll need to do so in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), says Dana White. Nurmagomedov and Mayweather have been teasing a potential …read more

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Dana White: If Floyd Mayweather wants Khabib Nurmagomedov, 'you fight in the UFC'

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Dana White already said to ignore Floyd Mayeather’s tease of fighting Khabib Nurmagomedov, but the UFC president can’t ignore …read more

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Dana White Reacts To Askren-Johnson Trade

For the first time since the historic trade between Demetrious Johnson and Ben Askren, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White is talking about the departure of his greatest champion …read more

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Dana White says Ben Askren will get a top 5 welterweight for his debut

Believe it or not, it has happened. Former Bellator and ONE Championship welterweight king Ben Askren has finally made his way to the UFC.
Now that he has made it, he’ll …read more

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White: DJ never got fan ‘love and respect’ he deserved

As he exits the UFC, Dana White reflects on former flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson’s time with the promotion. Most notably DJ’s seeming inability to connect with fans. It’s no secret …read more

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Dana White’s parting thoughts on Demetrious Johnson: He ‘never really got the love and respect he deserved from the fans’

Former UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, who shattered the record for most consecutive title defenses by a UFC champion with 11-straight victories, is headed to Singapore-based Asian MMA powerhouse ONE …read more

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Dana White: Demetrious Johnson Never Got The Respect He Deserved

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White says Demetrious Johnson never got the respect he deserved from fans. Johnson is no longer a member of the UFC roster. “Mighty Mouse” …read more

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White Says Zuffa Boxing Moving Forward: ‘I Want All The Best Boxers In The World’

It’s been almost a year since UFC president Dana White announced he would be expanding the Zuffa brand to the world of boxing. The process has not been an easy …read more

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Posted on October 26, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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Three Amigos Podcast 203: Askren-DJ trade, Dana says stuff, UFC Moncton

The Amigos are discussing the Askren-Jonson ‘trade’ talks, Dana White’s comments on Nate Diaz, McGregor’s UFC 229 reflection and more. Welcome to your weekly dose of Three Amigos Podcast fun. …read more

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Dana White updates on boxing venture: ‘we will absolutely, positively be in the boxing business’

UFC President Dana White has previously hinted that he hopes to get into the boxing business. That being said, we’ve yet to see the UFC boss make any meaningful progress …read more

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Posted on October 26, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Dana White: I Want The Best Boxers In The World For Zuffa Boxing

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White says he’s serious about getting Zuffa Boxing off the ground. Since the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather hype, White hinted at getting back …read more

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White on Zuffa Boxing: ‘I want all the best boxers in the world’

UFC president Dana White provides an update on Zuffa Boxing, which isn’t much of one. Last year, UFC president Dana White declared that he would be getting into the world …read more

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Posted on October 26, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Dana White: ‘I’m not interested in making a Nate Diaz fight’

Nate Diaz isn’t exactly in Dana White’s good books right now. UFC 230 was supposed to feature the return of Nate Diaz in a prime spot against contender Dustin …read more

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Posted on October 24, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Dana White: Brock Lesnar Might Be In New York For UFC 230

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White says Brock Lesnar might make the trip to New York City to watch UFC 230. The main event of UFC 230 will see …read more

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White Provides Grim Outlook For Future Of Nate Diaz

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, doesn’t appear to be in any big hurry to get Nate Diaz back inside the Octagon. In fact, he can’t even muster up …read more

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Posted on October 23, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Dana White says Brock Lesnar could be cageside for Daniel Cormier vs. Derrick Lewis fight

Originally, UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier was expected to make the first defense of his heavyweight title opposite former champion and long-time WWE star Brock Lesnar. Yet when the UFC …read more

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Dana White says he was “the only one” who was upset about UFC 229 brawl

Shortly after undefeated UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov submitted Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 229 earlier this month, he careened over the side of the Octagon and …read more

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Eubanks: I ‘screamed’ at Dana White - and he loved it

Sijara Eubanks discusses her heated interaction with Dana White over her UFC 230 title shot that was granted to her, then quickly taken away. In MMA, as in life, …read more

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Sijara Eubanks says she ‘screamed at Dana White’ over losing title shot at UFC 230

The UFC women’s flyweight title picture has been in flux seemingly since it was the division was introduced in 2017.
The 125-pound division was expected to crown it’s inaugural champion at …read more

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Why Did Dana White Make the Daniel Cormier vs. Derrick Lewis Bout?

Dual-division champion Daniel Cormier was headed toward the biggest payday of his career with Brock Lesnar on the horizon for early 2019. So why did Dana White convince him to …read more

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Dana White on Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Floyd Mayweather: Nothing to See Here


UFC Dana White claims there is nothing to the recent banter between light champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and retired boxer Floyd Mayweather.
The two fighters have been drumming up interest in …read more

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Anderson Silva Wants Dana White To Consider Booking Him Against Conor McGregor

Anderson Silva wants Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White to consider putting him against Conor McGregor. McGregor is coming off a fourth-round submission loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC …read more

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Nate Diaz Disses Dustin Poirier, ‘Going Back Out on Tour Until the Game Mans Up’

UFC president Dana White has no interest in getting Nate Diaz another fight until he’s dying for one. Well, Diaz isn’t apparently dying for one right now.
Diaz had been heavily …read more

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Posted on October 19, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Dana White Has No Interest in Offering Nate Diaz Another Fight

UFC president Dana White admitted that he only gave Nate Diaz a fight against Dustin Poirier at UFC 230 because someone on his staff spearheaded the negotiations. Now, after that …read more

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Dana White shoots down Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Floyd Mayweather talk: ‘Don’t pay attention to it’

Another day, another rumored spectacle that Dana White has to shoot down.
The UFC president must be having deja vu after talks of a crossover bout between his promotion’s lightweight champion …read more

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Dana White wants Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson next, dismisses talk of Mayweather, McGregor fights

Ever since UFC lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Conor McGregor in the main event of UFC 229 earlier this month, there’s been talk of a potential rematch between the two …read more

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Dana White Shoots Down Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Floyd Mayweather Talk

Nothing to see here. That’s the word from UFC president Dana White regarding a newly rumored boxing match between lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather. Over …read more

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Dana White Dismisses Booking Nate Diaz Until He Is ‘Dying To Fight’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White dismisses the thought of booking Nate Diaz until the Stockton native truly wants to compete. It’s no secret that Diaz beats to his …read more

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Dana White not interested in booking Nate Diaz unless he’s ‘absolutely dying to fight’

Despite the news that Dustin Poirier will not require surgery on his hip, it doesn’t appear like a rescheduled matchup against Nate Diaz is in the cards. That’s according UFC …read more

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Dana White Addresses Rumor Khabib Turned Down $15 Million to Rematch Conor McGregor

Reports of lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov’s UFC death have been greatly exaggerated. At least, according to UFC president Dana White.
Nurmagomedov landed in hot water after submitting Conor McGregor at UFC …read more

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Dana White refutes reports of $15 million offer to Khabib Nurmagomedov

Earlier this week, Alex Nurmagomedov, the uncle of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, told Russia’s Sport Express that the champion had already been offered a $15 million payday for an …read more

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Dana White on Khabib’s threat to leave UFC: ‘We worked it out’

UFC president Dana White says everything has been sorted out with Khabib Nurmagomedov. Last week, an irate Khabib Nurmagomedov threatened to leave the UFC. This strong statement stemmed from the …read more

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Dana White Shuts Down Report Of $15 Million Offer For Khabib-McGregor Rematch

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White shuts down a report claiming Khabib Nurmagomedov turned down a $15 million offer to rematch Conor McGregor. A report recently surfaced claiming that …read more

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Dana White says UFC, Khabib Nurmagomedov Have Reconciled Following Brawl in Las Vegas

Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White and lightweight king Khabib Nurmagomedov have come to terms after the fallout from The Eagle’s UFC 229 fight against Conor McGregor, where a massive …read more

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Dana White responds to Khabib Nurmagomedov's threat to quit UFC: 'We're good'

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An apparent standoff with Khabib Nurmagomedov and the UFC has been resolved, according to president Dana White – even …read more

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Dana White: Khabib Is Staying With UFC

Crisis averted.
It seems current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will not be leaving the promotion anytime soon, as Dana White recently told TMZ Sports that everything has …read more

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Dana White on status with Khabib Nurmagomedov, ‘We’re good. He’s staying.’

The madness that was UFC 229 hasn’t slowed down all too much since the event itself concluded. But all appears well again in UFC land.
After some newly acquired fame, UFC …read more

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Brian Ortega Says He’s On Good Terms With Dana White

Brian Ortega and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White appear to be on solid terms again. Ortega is scheduled to challenge UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway for the 145-pound …read more

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Posted on October 12, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Nate Diaz asks Dana White to spare 'Kabob's' friend and fire him instead

You can add one more name to the chorus of voices asking UFC President Dana White to reconsider the fate of Zubaira Tukhugov, only this one might possibly have some …read more

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Nate Diaz tells Dana White ‘fire me’ instead of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s teammate

After Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Conor McGregor at UFC 229, a post-fight brawl ensued. Nurmagomedov went after Bellator welterweight Dillon Danis, who was in McGregor’s corner. While that was happening, some …read more

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