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Dana White addresses Conor McGregor’s request for UFC return in Dublin in December

Conor McGregor has recently teased wanting to fight both in Moscow and Dublin, but neither is going to happen in 2019.
McGregor’s most recent tease of a fight was a …read more

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Dana White confirms Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier trilogy in the works 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

It appears Daniel Cormier will be sticking around for at least one more fight.
On Thursday, UFC president Dana White confirmed the promotion’s plans to book …read more

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Dana White hints Conor McGregor's UFC return isn't far off

Speculation about when, where, and against whom Conor McGregor might next fight has gone on for so long that McGregor’s tweets on the matter have slowly gone from exciting to …read more

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Dana White hints at timeline for Conor McGregor to return to the UFC 

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The world is still waiting on Conor McGregor to return to fighting. But right now, there’s still no definitive date, location, or opponent to welcome …read more

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MMA SQUARED: The sad reality of Colby ‘the slave’ Covington vs Dana White

Who do you turn to when you’ve alienated everyone?

Colby shot himself in …read more

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Joseph Benavidez wants Henry Cejudo to decide if he’s going to defend or relinquish his flyweight title 

On several occasions, Joseph Benavidez has heard UFC president Dana White say he’s next in line for a shot at the flyweight title. But he can’t seem to get reigning …read more

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Covington Exposes UFC For ‘Slave Labor Negotiations’

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”Covington’s next in line,” Dana White said. “He stepped up and took this Lawler fight.” Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov, Dana White Both Donate $100K to Dustin Poirier’s Charity

Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dana White have kept their word. After Nurmagomeodv defeated Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 they swapped shirts and the Russian said he was going to auction it …read more

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Morning Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov, Dana White each donate $100K to Dustin Poirier’s charity

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

In the lead up to UFC 242, Dustin Poirier had a mantra: 25 minutes to make life fair. Unfortunately for Poirier, life proved to not …read more

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Costa slams ‘skinny clown’ Israel Adesanya, will be ringside for UFC 243

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“Yes, I am going to Melbourne. Dana White is sending me there and said I get the next title shot. I fight the …read more

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Silva Stares Down St-Pierre In ‘Sin City’

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, promised mixed martial arts (MMA) fans that Georges St-Pierre would fight Anderson Silva — at middleweight — if the French Canadian welterweight was …read more

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Paulo Costa trashes ‘skinny clown’ Israel Adesanya, says Dana White has promised him next title shot

Paulo Costa will be in attendance at UFC 243 in Melbourne, Australia. But, he will not be there as a backup fighter to weigh-in. Instead, he will be there to …read more

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UFC exec says referee stopped Justin Gaethje vs. Donald Cerrone fight too late

UFC president Dana White was not in attendance for Saturday night’s UFC Vancouver event. However, top executive David Shaw was, and he believes the main event between Justin Gaethje and …read more

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White slates female fight fan, leading to wave of fan insults

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UFC president Dana White is back doing Dana White things on social media again. After uploading a post showing Khabib Nurmagomedov’s recent meeting with …read more

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New end-of-year UFC Honors to be chosen by Dana White, fans

The UFC is implementing new annual awards and fans will get to choose some of the winners.
The UFC on Friday announced a new annual end-of-the-year awards program that, according to …read more

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Tony Ferguson Wants Lightweight Title Shot Against Khabib At UFC 245

Tony Ferguson is eyeing a UFC lightweight title showdown with Khabib Nurmagomedov this December. “El Cucuy” is the number one ranked UFC lightweight. UFC president Dana White has said that …read more

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Dana White takes aim at a female commentator, spawns a wave of insults from fight fans

UFC President Dana White has never been shied away from confrontation, whether he’s at odds with a fighter, a member of the media, or a fan. This week, the UFC …read more

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Posted on September 13, 2019, 4:46 pm By
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Sorry, Fergie, St-Pierre Is Up Next

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White has already proclaimed Tony Ferguson to be Khabib Nurmagomedov’s next challenge; which will then go to Conor McGregor …read more

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White: S. Thompson-Luque added to UFC 244

A welterweight bout between Stephen Thompson and Vicente Luque was agreed to on Tuesday, according to Dana White. …read more

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Dmitrii Smoliakov suspended for USADA violations before and after Greg Hardy fight

It turns out the fighter who was finished in rapid order by Greg Hardy, then had his credentials questioned by UFC president Dana White, was on juice for his fight.
Russian …read more

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Masvidal: ‘Colby Told Dana I Tried To Assault Him’

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, had to leave his seat at the UFC 241 pay-per-view (PPV) event last month in Anaheim …read more

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White: ‘BMF’ title is a ‘one-and-done’ deal for Masvidal vs. Diaz

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UFC president Dana White speaks about the “BMF” title at stake for UFC 244’s headliner fight between Jorge Masvidal and …read more

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Georges St-Pierre admits that if he fights Khabib Nurmagomedov and wins, he is out

Though the Georges St-Pierre vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov ship had seemed to sail, UFC president Dana White cracked the door open just slightly recently.
After Nurmagomedov defeated Dustin Poirier in the UFC …read more

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MMA Divorces Can Be Pretty Ugly

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White is no longer in the Cris Cyborg business, this much we know. While …read more

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White posts video of Dagestan celebrating Khabib’s title win over Poirier

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Watch Dagestan go wild over Khabib’s latest win at UFC 242. UFC president Dana White has a posted a video …read more

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Dana White explains how BMF belt will work

When welterweight contenders Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz step into the cage for the UFC 244 main event this November, there will a belt on the line. But it won’t …read more

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White interested in booking Khabib vs. GSP? ‘Sure’, says UFC president

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‘Sure’. That was Dana White’s response when asked about a potential superfight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Georges St-Pierre. Dana White has finally succumbed to …read more

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Dana White reveals plans to head to Abu Dhabi for 'Lookin for a Fight'

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ABU DHABI – The UFC made a successful return to the Middle East this past Saturday, and president Dana …read more

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Cris Cyborg on UFC departure: Dana White is a ‘liar’

Earlier this year, Cris Cyborg parted ways with the UFC. Based on UFC President Dana White’s telling of this highly publicized split, it was the UFC that decided to end …read more

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Dana White believes Khabib Nurmagomedov is 'a couple fights away from potential GOAT status'

ABU DHABI – Khabib Nurmagomedov’s performance in the UFC 242 main event impressed a lot of people, but maybe none more so than UFC president Dana White.
After the bout, White …read more

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Joe Rogan Weighs In On Nate Diaz vs. Jorge Masvidal

UFC color commentator Joe Rogan is looking forward to Nate Diaz vs. Jorge Masvidal. UFC president Dana White dropped a bombshell when he revealed that the UFC 244 main event …read more

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Dana White on Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. GSP fight: ‘Sure’

Khabib Nurmagomedov has been chasing a fight with Georges St-Pierre for some time. That hasn’t changed after Nurmagomedov successfully defended his belt with a submission defeat of Dustin Poirier at …read more

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Khabib Wants GSP At 155, Dana White Says ‘Sure’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Khabib vs. GSP.
It’s a fight that keeps coming up, even thought UFC president Dana White has shut it down multiple times. Even though Georges …read more

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Posted on September 8, 2019, 2:46 pm By
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White: McGregor will fight Khabib next if Ferguson refuses

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UFC president Dana White lays out his next plans for undefeated lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov If there is one fighter who remains attached to …read more

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Dana White: If Tony Ferguson isn’t ready for Khabib, Conor McGregor could step in

UFC president Dana White has been steadfast that Tony Ferguson should get the next shot at the UFC lightweight title. Before their bout at UFC 242 on Saturday in Abu …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov, Dana White ready for Tony Ferguson fight after UFC 242. Will it happen?

ABU DHABI – The pieces are in place for a long-awaited showdown between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson.
All Ferguson needs to do is say yes.
Nurmagomedov cleared a …read more

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Khabib jumped the cage at UFC 242 and gave Dana White the biggest hug

For all the seriousness Khabib Nurmagomedov usually projects, it turns out the UFC lightweight champion has a sense of humor after all.
Nurmagomedov moved his undefeated record to a remarkable 28-0 …read more

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Dana White says Conor McGregor could be next for Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC President Dana White believes a rematch between bitter rivals Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor could take place following UFC 242.
Nurmagomedov (28-0) kept his undefeated record in check this evening …read more

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Joe Rogan reacts to Nate Diaz vs. Jorge Masvidal headlining UFC 244 (video)

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Joe Rogan weighs in on Dana White’s announcement that Nate Diaz will fight Jorge Masvidal in the UFC 224 headliner on Nov. 2 at Madison Square Garden in …read more

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Diaz-Masvidal slated to headline UFC 244 at MSG

Welterweights Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal will fight on Nov. 2 at New York’s Madison Square Garden, Dana White told ESPN’s Brett Okamoto on Saturday. …read more

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UFC Releases Nate Diaz vs. Jorge Masvidal Promo (Video)

It didn’t take long for the UFC to go full tilt with Nate Diaz vs. Jorge Masvidal. UFC president Dana White revealed to ESPN’s Brett Okamoto earlier today (Sept. 7) …read more

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Dana White Explains Why Usman vs. Covington Won’t Happen At UFC 244

Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington didn’t materialize for UFC 244 and UFC president Dana White has an explanation. Usman is the reigning UFC welterweight champion. Covington has been slotted as …read more

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Dana White explains how Nate Diaz vs. Jorge Masvidal fight came together

UFC President Dana White was happy to announce this morning that the promotion had put together a welterweight fight between Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal.
‘The Stockton Slugger’ and ‘Gamebred’ will …read more

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Diaz-Masvidal to headline UFC 244 on Nov. 2

Welterweights Nate Diaz and Jorge Masvidal will fight on Nov. 2 at New York’s Madison Square Garden, Dana White told ESPN’s Brett Okamoto on Saturday. …read more

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Colby Covington slams Kamaru Usman for lying about wanting to fight

After Colby Covington beat Robbie Lawler at UFC Newark, all signs pointed to him fighting Kamaru Usman next for the welterweight title. Even UFC president, Dana White said that fight …read more

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Morning Report: Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington reportedly in trouble, Jorge Masvidal calls out Usman, Usman responds

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Colby Covington might once again be getting passed up for a title shot.
Last week at his Tuesday Night Contender Series, Dana White told reporters that …read more

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'Dana White Lookin' FWD to a Fight,' No. 3: Dana, Matt Serra, Din Thomas hit the surf

The “Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight” crew is in Abu Dhabi for a special week getting prepared for the epic UFC 242 card.
UFC president Dana White, former UFC welterweight …read more

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Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington Reportedly In Jeopardy

Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington has hit a major roadblock. While UFC president Dana White has insisted that Covington is next to face Usman, once again negotiations have hit a …read more

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Dana White breaks down UFC 242: Khabib vs Poirier, addresses Conor McGregor and BJ Penn

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UFC president Dana White sat down with ESPN’s Brett Okamoto to discuss all things UFC.
White rehashed the importance of Weili Zhang’s historical victory over Jessica Andrade …read more

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Dana White Confirms Conor McGregor Won’t Attend UFC 242

UFC president Dana White says Conor McGregor will be paying attention to UFC 242, but he won’t be in attendance. McGregor has been adamant about getting a rematch with UFC …read more

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Dana White shuts down BJ Penn return: ‘He won’t fight again’

UFC president Dana White on Thursday rolled back his decision to allow UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn one more trip to the Octagon. Following Penn’s outside-of-the-cage transgressions, White has …read more

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Dana White: BJ Penn Won’t Fight in the UFC Again after Street Fight

Dana White is once again claiming that we have seen B.J. Penn compete in the UFC for the last time. Dana White has shifted back and forth about whether or …read more

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Dana White: We Might Not Hear From Nate Diaz For Another Three Years

UFC president Dana White wouldn’t be surprised if Nate Diaz disappears again. Diaz returned to action after being away for three years. He took on Anthony Pettis in the co-main …read more

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Video: Zubaira Tukhugov: All of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s team thinks beef with Conor McGregor is ‘personal’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

ABU DHABI — Zubaira Tukhugov spoke about how good it is to be back in the UFC after Dana White initially claimed he would be …read more

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Dana White on Nate Diaz: ‘We might not hear from that kid for another three years’

Nate Diaz made a successful return to action after three years away at UFC 241, defeating Anthony Pettis by decision. After this comeback, he called for a fan friendly showdown …read more

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White: BJ Penn Is Done, Won’t Fight In UFC

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, canceled the BJ Penn vs. Nik Lentz fight planned for November, shortly after “The Prodigy” got mixed up …read more

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Dana White says Tony Ferguson will get next UFC lightweight title shot

UFC president Dana White has confirmed that Tony Ferguson will get the next lightweight title shot. The UFC bossman the plan is for “El Cucuy” to fight the winner of …read more

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Dana White says B.J. Penn ‘wont fight again’ following video footage of bar brawl

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Dana White says B.J. Penn will never fight in the UFC again. B.J. Penn’s not-so anticipated grudge match with Nik …read more

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Dana White: B.J. Penn's UFC career is over after recent street fight videos

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It’s official. The UFC is out of the B.J. Penn business.
UFC president Dana White, in an interview with broadcast partner ESPN, said Penn’s …read more

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Dana White says B.J. Penn won’t fight again: ‘What I saw in that video was sad’

B.J. Penn has only won once over his last 11 UFC fights since 2010. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Back in June, UFC president Dana White said that B.J. …read more

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White: No more UFC for Penn after street fights

UFC president Dana White said he will not offer 40-year-old legend BJ Penn another bout in the Octagon after two disturbing videos were released of Penn fighting on the streets …read more

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'Dana White Lookin' FWD to a Fight,' No. 2: Matt Serra and Din Thomas go on safari

The “Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight” crew is in Abu Dhabi for a special week getting prepared for the epic UFC 242 card.
UFC president Dana White, former UFC welterweight …read more

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'Dana White Lookin' FWD to a fight,' No. 1: Hitting the race track

The “Dana White: Lookin’ for a Fight” crew is in Abu Dhabi for a special week getting prepared for the epic UFC 242 card.
UFC president Dana White, former UFC welterweight …read more

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UFC 242 ‘Lookin’ FWD To A Fight’ Video Ep. 1

Do you remember Dana White’s old video blogs before “Embedded” came along? It was the same setup as the popular vlog series, but instead of focusing on the fighter’s journey …read more

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BREAKING: Cris Cyborg Signs With Bellator MMA

Cris Cyborg is now a member of the Bellator roster. Cyborg and the UFC had a nasty split following UFC 240. UFC president Dana White claimed that Cyborg didn’t want …read more

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Posted on September 3, 2019, 9:16 pm By
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Dana White expects Middle Eastern UFC champ soon

This Saturday, the UFC will touch down in Abu Dhabi with UFC 242. While the card features several Middle Eastern fighters, there has yet to be a UFC champion from …read more

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Dana White predicts first Middle Eastern UFC champ in 'next six to seven years'

ABU DHABI – As the UFC’s global footprint continues to grow, Dana White has laid out a bold prediction.
With the world’s biggest MMA promotion set to kick-off a five-year run …read more

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PHOTO | Flyweight Kai Kara-France hints at bigger things ahead after UFC Shenzhen

UFC flyweight contender Kai Kara-France hinted at bigger things ahead following his win at UFC Shenzhen, posing for a picture after the event with UFC president Dana White.
Kara-France defeated Mark …read more

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Dana White addresses UFC strawweight title picture, praises Weili Zhang

UFC President Dana White heaped praise at the newly crowned UFC strawweight champion Weili Zhang during today’s post-fight press conference in Shenzhen.
Zhang defeated Jessica Andrade in just 42-seconds (watch that …read more

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Dana White addresses UFC strawweight landscape, ‘Nobody wanted to fight Weili Zhang’

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Weili Zhang has a shiny gold belt around her waist and a big target on her back now.
The question is, …read more

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Dana White Reacts To Weili Zhang’s UFC Strawweight Title Win

UFC president Dana White believes the Weili Zhang hype train has taken off. Earlier today (Aug. 31), Zhang challenged for the UFC strawweight title. She attempted to snag the championship …read more

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Dana White responds to Weili Zhang vs. Ronda Rousey comparisons

Weili Zhang became the first Chinese champion in UFC history earlier today in Shenzhen, this after scoring a 42-second TKO victory over Jessica Andrade.
The sensational victory improved Zhang’s current win …read more

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White explains Gastelum booking despite admitting he pushed Till ‘too soon’

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UFC president Dana White has explained why Darren Till will debut at middleweight against top contender Kelvin Gastelum. UFC president Dana White has justified booking …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #2979: B.J. Penn street fight, Dana White talks Conor McGregor, more

Thursday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
Covered in Episode 2,979 of the podcast, we dive into a doozy of a week of MMA …read more

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Morning Report: Cris Cyborg gives update on her future, hints at where she will be signing

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

A few weeks ago, things between Dana White and Cris Cyborg finally came to a head. For weeks leading up to UFC 240, White had …read more

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Dana White Responds To Paige VanZant’s Claims About UFC Pay

Recently, Paige VanZant revealed she’s looking for a raise from the UFC because she makes more money on Instagram. Dana White has responded to the starlet’s claim. Speaking at a …read more

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Dana White wraps up Contender Series Season 3; addresses Conor McGregor and Anthony Johnson (video)

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Hear everything Dana White had to say after he wrapped up Dana White’s Contenders Series Season 3 on Tuesday.
White talked about Conor McGregor’s bar fight, Anthony …read more

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Dana White: If Paige VanZant can make more money outside UFC fights, then 'good for her'

UFC boss Dana White didn’t have much to say when asked about Paige VanZant’s recent comments stating that she brought in more income from social media sponsorships than competing in …read more

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White Defends Till-Gastelum Match Up

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, has been facing criticism for his recent booking of Darren Till vs. Kelvin Gastelum, …read more

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Dana White responds to Paige VanZant’s pay gripes

Paige VanZant has one fight left on her UFC contract, and when that’s over and done with, she intends to test free agency. The reason for this decision is that …read more

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Dana White explains why the UFC put Darren Till against Kelvin Gastelum in his first fight at middleweight

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Ready or not, Darren Till is jumping directly in the deep end of the middleweight division.
Earlier this week Till’s first fight at 185 pounds was …read more

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White Lauds ‘Notorious’ For Media Apology

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, held a post-fight scrum with the mixed martial arts (MMA) media last night …read more

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Dana White defends Darren Till vs. Kelvin Gastelum booking

Darren Till will not get a warmup in his middleweight debut. Instead, the long-time welterweight has been booked to battle the middleweight division’s fourth-ranked fighter, Kelvin Gastelum, at UFC 244 …read more

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Dana White addresses Conor McGregor apology, sexual assault accusations

Conor McGregor found himself in hot water again earlier this month after he was caught on camera punching an older man in a bar in Dublin.
Shortly thereafter, the Irish star …read more

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Dana White addresses Conor McGregor’s apology and sexual assault allegations 

Dana White didn’t tell Conor McGregor to apologize for his boorish behavior lately but he’s happy the former two-division UFC champion took it upon himself to do it.
Last week, McGregor …read more

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Morning Report: Matt Serra chastises Joe Rogan and Dana White for reaction to Conor McGregor’s latest incident

Earlier this month, Conor McGregor once again stirred up headlines when video was released of McGregor punching a 50-year old gentleman in the head in a pub in Ireland over …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor's apology needed, but sexual assault allegation still murky

LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White said he was happy to hear Conor McGregor’s apology last week and also gave his thoughts on the one topic many felt was …read more

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Dana White addresses Conor McGregor’s ESPN interview: ‘He needed to do that’

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Conor McGregor recently gave an in-depth interview to ESPN, where he discussed his actions in a Dublin pub where he punched a patron for refusing a …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series results: TJ Brown, Peter Barrett, Dusko Todorovic signed on season finale

TJ Brown throws a punch at Dylan Lockard on the season finale of Dana White’s Contender Series | Zuffa LLC

The finishes were few and far between on the …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 3, Week 10 Results

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MMA Fighting has Dana White’s Contender Series Season 3, Week 10 results Tuesday from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
On the five-fight card, multiple UFC contracts could …read more

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Matt Serra chides Joe Rogan, Dana White for Conor McGregor comments

Former UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra is not impressed with the comments UFC commentator Joe Rogan and UFC President Dana White have made in the wake of the latest Conor …read more

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Joseph Benavidez: As a fighter, Henry Cejudo is 'not very different, honestly' since first bout

Last week, UFC president Dana White made it clear: Joseph Benavidez is next in line for flyweight champion Henry Cejudo.
Much to Benavidez’s delight, he didn’t have to talk his way …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series: Week 10 - Preview and weigh-in video

That’s all, folks! Welp. This is it, huh?
A long and odd summer has finally lead to the grand finale of the well-received prospect vehicle and recruiting spectacle that is Contender …read more

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Booking Darren Till to fight Kelvin Gastelum is a bit of a head scratcher | Opinion

Two months ago, UFC president Dana White did something he very, very rarely does: He admitted fault.
Well, a degree of fault at least.
A few months after Jorge Masvidal sent Darren …read more

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Dylan Lockard doesn’t have to change anything to earn UFC contract at Dana White’s Contender Series

Though he didn’t have the kind of start off to 2019 that he would have liked, featherweight Dylan Lockard managed to have a strong performance when he finally had his …read more

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Henry Cejudo Sends Message to ‘Brittle’ Dominick Cruz: ‘I Want Someone That I Could Break’

While UFC president Dana White has threatened to strip Henry Cejudo of the flyweight belt if he doesn’t defend that title next, the man known as “Triple C” continues to …read more

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Dana White talks ‘perfect’ marriage in business with Ari Emmanuel

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UFC president Dana White is completely satisfied with his business partnership with company owner Ari Emmanuel. In 2016, Ari …read more

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Posted on August 27, 2019, 4:16 pm By
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Peter Barrett plans to employ fundamentals to beat Sang Hoon Yoo at Dana White’s Contender Series

When it comes to his first fight of 2019 this past June at Cage Titans 44, lightweight Peter Barrett couldn’t be more pleased with the outcome.

Facing Zach DiSabatino, Barrett was …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

VIDEO | Dana White consoles Daniel Cormier backstage after UFC 241 loss

In the aftermath of UFC 241, a video has been released showing UFC president Dana White consoling Daniel Cormier after Cormier’s TKO loss to Stipe Miocic.
Reddit user u/metanoia09 posted the …read more

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Dana White: ‘No way’ Jose Aldo makes the move down to bantamweight

If Jose Aldo really wants to test himself at bantamweight, he’s going to have to convince UFC president Dana White that he can safely make the cut down to 135 …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on August 26, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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