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Dana White: UFC title fight awaits Jiri Prochazka when he's 100 percent healthy

LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White has guaranteed a title fight for Jiri Prochazka when he returns.
Prochazka opted to vacate his UFC light heavyweight title after suffering a severe …read more

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John McCarthy warns Michael Chandler against throwing caution to the wind in UFC fight with Conor McGregor: “It is the dumbest idea ever”

John McCarthy is warning Michael Chandler against throwing caution to the wind in his UFC fight with Conor McGregor. UFC President, Dana White, announced this past Saturday that McGregor (22-6 …read more

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Tony Ferguson reacts to Conor McGregor vs. Michael Chandler fight booking: “Maybe it’s a good idea he takes the easy road”

Tony Ferguson is reacting to the Conor McGregor vs. Michael Chandler fight booking. UFC President, Dana White, announced last Saturday that McGregor and Chandler will coach The Ultimate Fighter 31 …read more

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White: UFC 284 to have ‘MSG-type gate,’ surpass McGregor's records

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Dana White foresees a huge return for this weekend’s upcoming UFC 284 PPV event. Dana White expects …read more

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Posted on February 7, 2023, 2:16 pm By
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Dana White reveals he paid Doo Ho Choi his win money following “insane” point deduction at UFC Vegas 68

UFC president Dana White has confirmed that he paid Doo Ho Choi his win money despite the majority draw against Kyle Nelson. After over two years away due to mandatory …read more

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Dustin Poirier shares prediction for upcoming Conor McGregor vs. Michael Chandler fight: “He’s just too hittable”

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier is leaning toward Conor McGregor to defeat Michael Chandler. Late last week, Dana White announced that ‘The Notorious’ and ‘Iron’ would coach the next season …read more

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Dana White claims UFC 284 is trending to break Conor McGregor’s pay-per-view record: “It looks like it’s going to break that record”

Dana White claims UFC 284 is trending to break Conor McGregor’s pay-per-view record in Australia and New Zealand. White has recently been on the receiving end of criticism from fans, …read more

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USADA releases statement regarding the eligibility of Conor McGregor to resume competition

The USADA has released a statement regarding the eligibility of Conor McGregor to resume competition. It was announced by UFC President, Dana White that former champion Conor McGregor (22-6 MMA) …read more

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Dana White reacts after Fedor Emelianenko suffers first-round TKO loss in retirement fight: “He probably should’ve hung it up a few years ago”

Dana White is reacting after Fedor Emelianenko suffered a first-found TKO loss in his retirement fight. The Bellator 290 main event took place this past Saturday, February 4th at the …read more

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Conor McGregor has a laugh at Michael Chandler’s prediction

Shortly after UFC president Dana White made the announcement that Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler will be coaching the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter, Chandler gave his prediction. …read more

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Sean O'Malley proud of new eight-fight UFC deal: 'I have earned this contract'

Sean O’Malley is not going anywhere.
The rising UFC star and title bantamweight contender has signed a new eight-fight contract with the Las Vegas-based promotion. UFC president Dana White announced the …read more

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Kevin Lee Teases UFC Return With Dana White Meeting

Kevin Lee appears to have teased a return to the Octagon, with the former UFC lightweight title challenger posing alongside Dana White in a recent photo. Lee competed on MMA’s …read more

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Posted on February 6, 2023, 4:16 pm By
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Spinning Back Clique: Conor McGregor returns as 'TUF' coach, Dana White downplays Fedor, more

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Check out this week’s “Spinning Back Clique,” MMA Junkie’s weekly live show that takes a spin through the biggest topics in mixed martial arts. This week’s panel of Nolan King, …read more

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Despite Loss, Fedor At Peace With Retirement

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Many in the fight game — including Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president, Dana White — felt Fedor Emelianenko should’ve retired years ago. He …read more

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Dana White sticks up for Derrick Lewis as slump continues at UFC Vegas 68: “I love the guy”

UFC President Dana White isn’t close to even considering the possibility of Derrick Lewis being cut from the UFC roster. Lewis shared the Octagon with Sergey Spivak in the main …read more

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Ariel Helwani Names Common Dana White Phrase That’s A ‘Lie’ 

MMA reporter Ariel Helwani has called out Dana White for a “bold-faced lie” in the wake of Francis Ngannou’s UFC departure. Following the promotion’s opening event of the year, White …read more

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Dana White won't 'sh*t on Fedor' on retirement day, but ...

LAS VEGAS – If Dana White is part of a discussion of the all-time GOATs in MMA, best keep Fedor Emelianenko’s name out of your mouth.
Emelianenko, a Russian regarded by …read more

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Dana White ensures Derrick Lewis ‘not going anywhere’ despite UFC slump: ‘I love the guy’

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Derrick Lewis isn’t in danger of losing his UFC spot.
“The Black Beast” suffered his third consecutive loss …read more

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Posted on February 5, 2023, 2:16 pm By
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Michael Chandler Reacts To Coaching TUF 31

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Michael Chandler is excited.
On Saturday, (Feb. 4, 2023), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White announced that Chandler will be …read more

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LIVE! Watch Dana White’s Special Conor McGregor Announcement

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, is making another “special announcement” this morning (Sat., Feb. 4, 2023) beginning at …read more

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Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler to coach TUF 31

UFC president Dana White announced on Saturday morning that Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler would be the coaches on the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter.

White went live to …read more

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Dana White announces Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler will be the coaches of TUF Season 31

UFC President Dana White took to social media this morning to announce that Conor McGregor and Michael Chandler will serve as the coaches of TUF 31. According to the UFC …read more

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Diaz Slams ‘Lionheart’ For Power Slap Love

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If anybody knows what’s right or wrong with Dana White’s new Power Slap league it’s former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …read more

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Anthony Smith can't get enough of Dana White's Power Slap League: 'It might not be a sport, but I love it'

Anthony Smith admits he enjoys Dana White’s Power Slap League.
Three episodes of “Power Slap: Road to the Title” have been released so far on TBS, and the show which is …read more

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Makhachev Unhappy With Lack Of UFC 284 Promotion

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The new UFC lightweight champion feels like Dana White’s problems have kept him from focusing on the upcoming champion vs. …read more

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Posted on February 3, 2023, 2:16 pm By
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Nate Diaz sounds off on Anthony Smith over his assessment of Dana White’s Power Slap league

Nate Diaz has gone off on Anthony Smith over his recent praise for Dana White’s Power Slap league. There’s been a whole lot of talk as of late surrounding slap …read more

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‘There was nothing good there’ - Fedor on only meeting with Dana White

Fedor Emelianenko enters the Bellator cage in 2019. | Photo by Masashi Hara/Getty Images

As the ‘Last Emperor’ prepares for the final fight of his …read more

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Michael Bisping praises Jorge Masvidal for accepting fight with Gilbert Burns at UFC 287: “With great risk, comes great reward”

Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has praised Jorge Masvidal for accepting a fight with Gilbert Burns at UFC 287. Last week, Dana White announced some gigantic bouts for the …read more

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Gilbert Burns Explains Why He Wants Jorge Masvidal Fight To Be Five Rounds

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns has reiterated his desire to fight Jorge Masvidal in a five-rounder, outlining the benefit of an extra 10 minutes. Last week, Dana White announced the …read more

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Michael Bisping: Jorge Masvidal Deserves Respect For Fighting Gilbert Burns

Former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping believes that Jorge Masvidal deserves immense respect for accepting a fight with the in-form Gilbert Burns. Last week, Dana White made some huge announcements …read more

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Anthony Smith “can’t get enough” of Dana White’s Power Slap League, shares excitement for pay-per-view event: “I will pay it, I don’t care how much it costs”

UFC fighter Anthony Smith has admitted that he loves Dana White’s new Power Slap League despite the controversy surrounding it. Over the course of the last few weeks, there’s been …read more

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Fanboy Smith ‘Can’t Get Enough’ Of Power Slap Maniacs

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Anthony Smith is fully on board with the Power Slap League.
Dana White’s newest project has been a …read more

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Jake Paul reacts to brother Logan’s PRIME drink getting UFC sponsorship deal: “I hope UFC will share the revenue it receives with fighters”

Jake Paul is hopeful that UFC fighters will see some of the proceeds from their recent sponsorship announcement. Earlier this week, Dana White announced that PRIME was the official drink …read more

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Fedor Emeilianenko has no regrets not fighting for UFC, recalls only meeting with Dana White

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Ahead of the final mixed martial arts bout of his legendary career, Fedor …read more

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Dana White’s Power Slap Finals set to air on pay-per-view this March from the UFC Apex

Dana White’s Power Slap Finals are set to air on pay-per-view this March from the UFC Apex. The Power Slap Finals will air and crown its first champions on Saturday, …read more

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Paulo Costa reacts after Dana White makes Logan Paul’s PRIME the official sports drink of the UFC: “They offered 500M but I said no”

Paulo Costa is reacting after Dana Whites made Logan Paul’s PRIME the official sports drink of the UFC. It was announced yesterday that the UFC has entered into a multiyear …read more

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Sean O’Malley is not a fan of Dana White’s Power Slap League: “I know how bad it is to do that to your brain”

Sean O’Malley is making it known that he is not a fan of Dana White’s Power Slap League. “Power Slap: Road to the Title” airs on Wednesdays on TBS. The …read more

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Stephen Thompson Questions The Logic Behind Power Slap League

UFC welterweight Stephen Thompson has become the latest combat sports figure to speak out against the newly created Power Slap League. Last month, Dana White’s new combat creation debuted on …read more

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Sean O’Malley: “I Can’t Watch Power Slap League”

UFC bantamweight contender Sean O’Malley feels Dana White’s Power Slap League is dangerous to those choosing to compete. Power Slap launched earlier this month to mixed reviews from the viewing …read more

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Dana White issues statement after making Logan Paul’s PRIME the official sports drink of the UFC

UFC President Dana White has issued a statement after announcing a multi-year global partnership with Logan Paul and KSI for their PRIME hydration drink. The collaboration with the UFC includes …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2023, 8:46 pm By
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Jake Paul reacts to Dana White slapping his wife on NYE: “What he did speaks for itself and I’ve always said I don’t think he’s a good person”

Jake Paul is reacting to Dana White slapping his wife on New Years Eve. It’s the story that keeping on going….. Footage of UFC President, Dana White and his wife …read more

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UFC announces new partnership with Logan Paul, KSI

It’s something UFC fans never thought they’d see.

Dana White and the UFC have partnered with a Paul brother.

According to a press release sent out on Tuesday, Logan Paul …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2023, 6:16 pm By
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Heck of a Morning: Reaction to Dana White’s UFC 287 fight announcements, Max Holloway vs. Arnold Allen

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Over the last few days, a slew of massive fights have been announced for the UFC, including two big ones …read more

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Sean O’Malley can't watch Dana White's Power Slap League: 'I know how bad it is to do that to your brain'

Sean O’Malley is not a fan of Dana White’s Power Slap League.
Power Slap is partially owned by the UFC president, but has received heavy criticism. “Power Slap: Road to the Title” …read more

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Jake Paul Comments On Dana White Slapping His Wife

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Many news outlets and media members have gone easy on Dana White after he struck his wife …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2023, 3:16 pm By
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Matt Brown Trashes Endeavor Over Handling of Dana White Controversy

UFC welterweight veteran Matt Brown has spoken out against how Endeavor has handled Dana White slapping his wife last month. The UFC’s parent company has remained noticeably quiet on the …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2023, 12:16 am By
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Logan Paul to Make Major UFC-Related Announcement Tuesday

Logan Paul appears to be on the verge of some sort of collaboration with the UFC and Dana White to kick off the new year. Logan and his brother Jake …read more

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Posted on January 30, 2023, 11:16 pm By
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Logan Paul teases “major announcement” with Dana White

Logan Paul is set to make a ‘major announcement’ on Tuesday with Dana White. Paul and White have had a good relationship with the UFC boss giving the brash YouTuber …read more

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Posted on January 30, 2023, 10:16 pm By
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Dana White responds to fans critical about Power Slap athlete pay

Dana White is responding to fans critical about Power Slap athlete pay. The UFC eight-episode ‘Power Slap: Road to the Title’ reality series debuted on TBS on Wednesday, January 18th …read more

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Power Slap competitor Jewel Scott admits Dana White’s new venture is high risk: “I may die here”

Power Slap League competitor, Jewel Scott, provided honesty when speaking about the dangers of slap fighting. UFC President Dana White’s new venture has come under fire. Many, including former WWE …read more

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Matt Brown: Dana White owned up to his actions but Ari Emanuel and Endeavor are ‘f****** up’ by staying silent

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If silence is complicity, then the companies employing or doing business with Dana White might have some …read more

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Posted on January 29, 2023, 6:16 pm By
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UFC’s silence on McGregor assault investigation reminiscent of inaction on White

Much like with Dana White slapping his wife, the UFC has been silent on the latest accusations against Conor McGregor. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
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UFC 283: 50 sponsors, 47 of them silent on Dana White slapping his wife

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Bloody …read more

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Posted on January 28, 2023, 3:16 pm By
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Alex Pereira vs Israel Adesanya rematch booked for UFC 287

Alex Pereira and Israel Adesanya will rematch for the middleweight championship in the UFC 287 main event on April 8. UFC president Dana White made the announcement on Friday.

It …read more

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Pereira Vs. Izzy 2, Masvidal Vs. Burns Headed To UFC 287

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White revealed two massive upcoming fights at UFC 287 during a “special announcement” on …read more

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Dana White announces two huge matchups for UFC 287, including Alex Pereira vs Israel Adesanya 2

Earlier today, Dana White announced some massive fights for UFC 287 on April 8th. The UFC president stated that he had some massive announcements slated for this afternoon. White then …read more

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LIVE! Dana White’s Special Announcement Video

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White, is making a “special announcement” Friday evening beginning at 5 …read more

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John McCarthy and Josh Thomson critical of Dana White’s Power Slap league and athlete pay

John McCarthy and Josh Thomson have questioned the legitimacy and future of Dana White’s Power Slap league. Ever since day one, we’ve seen many questions hanging over the head of …read more

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Chael Sonnen questions whether Dana White ‘understands’ gravity of Volkanovski vs Makhachev

Chael Sonnen has underlined just what a monster of a match-up Alexander Volkanovski vs Islam Makhachev is. The return to Australia doesn’t get bigger than this 🤯🤯🤯 🏆 @MakhachevMMA vs …read more

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Sonnen: Does Dana White Know ‘What He Has’ With Alexander Volkanovski/Islam Makhachev?

Former UFC star Chael Sonnen isn’t sure that Dana White fully appreciates the magnitude of the matchup set to headline the February 11 pay-per-view in Perth, Australia. Following a pair …read more

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Posted on January 27, 2023, 1:16 am By
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Adrian Yanez hyped to see Jamahal Hill win UFC title: 'It kind of solidifies what the Contender Series is about'

Adrian Yanez was already confident, but now even more so.
The rising UFC bantamweight contender just got a boost of morale by watching fellow Dana White’s Contender Series alum Jamahal Hill …read more

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Ariel Helwani Demands Explanation For NSAC Approving Power Slap

Ariel Helwani doesn’t have a problem with Dana White’s efforts to create Power Slap, but he does take issue with the Nevada State Athletic Commission’s choice to sanction it. The …read more

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Posted on January 26, 2023, 7:16 pm By
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Dana White’s Power Slap Ep. 2: Live stream updates, results, reactions

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Guess who’s back? Back again. Slapping’s back, tell a friend.
No, seriously, if you like this stuff, tell someone, because there weren’t a lot …read more

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Oscar De La Hoya believes “powers that be” swept Dana White’s slapping incident under the rug: “I mean c’mon!”

Oscar De La Hoya is seemingly frustrated with the lack of repercussions for UFC president Dana White. Earlier this month, a video was released showing the MMA promoter and his …read more

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Dana White says commission is working on enforcing proper rules in Power Slap: “It will be MUCH safer”

UFC president Dana White has revealed that the commission is working on improving the safety in the Power Slap league. Through all of the chaos and confusion, Power Slap’s premiere …read more

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‘How Many Times Can You Honestly Do That?’

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Bill Burr’s name is nowhere to be found on the list of celebrities endorsing Dana White’s new Power Slap League,
The premier slap-fighting …read more

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UFC veteran Eric Spicely declined Power Slap opportunity after balking at $2K/$2K offer

Ever since the news broke late last year that UFC president Dana White would promote slap fighting, it’s been expected that UFC fighters – past or present – eventually could …read more

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Ex-employees slam ‘disgusting’ inaction: Dana convinced Ari nobody else can run UFC

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Several former UFC employees have spoken out against Dana White and Endeavor. Three weeks after Dana White was caught on video …read more

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Posted on January 24, 2023, 1:46 pm By
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Warner Bros. Executive admits there was concern about moving ahead with Dana White’s Power Slap League

An executive at Warner Bros has admitted that some were worried about moving ahead with Dana White’s Power Slap League. Despite the reservations of many, Dana White’s Power Slap show …read more

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Warner Bros. Executive Explains Decision To Move Forward With ‘Power Slap’

Power Slap League’s broadcasting partners, Warner Bros. and TBS, have addressed Dana White’s recent altercation with his wife. White and his wife made headlines for all the wrong reasons after …read more

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UFC veteran reveals pay to compete in Power Slap: “You guys would be shocked”

Eric Spicely, a UFC veteran, revealed the pay to compete in Power Slap. Dana White recently launched his new project in Power Slap and said it is something he thinks …read more

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Former UFC Fighter Reveals Embarrassingly Low Power Slap Offer

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The Power Slap League has arrived.
TBS aired the debut of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President, Dana White’s, newest project this past week (Jan. …read more

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Former UFC Fighter Shares Stunningly Low Offer From Power Slap League

UFC veteran Eric Spicely claims it’s not a profitable venture to compete in Dana White’s Power Slap League. Power Slap kicked off last week after a one-week delay. The first …read more

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Former UFC employees explain how Dana White avoided slap sanctions: “He’s convinced Ari that he has the secret sauce”

Former UFC employees have detailed how UFC president Dana White got away without punishment for his New Year’s Eve incident. Ever since footage was released of Dana White striking his …read more

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Dana’s ‘Secret Sauce’ Saved Him From Slap Sanctions

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A new interview with former UFC workers sheds new light on Dana White’s ability to survive scandal after slapping his …read more

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Neuroscientist feels slap fighter Chris Kennedy “may never be the same” following brutal KO in Power Slap

One American neuroscientist wonders if a Power Slap League competitor will ever be the same following a devastating KO loss. A lot has been made about Dana White’s Power Slap …read more

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‘This is just violence porn’: Fighters, coaches react to Power Slap League footage

Shock, disgust, and mockery has been the reaction to Dana White’s Power Slap League among many combat sports veterans and observers.
While the majority of the fighters under the UFC banner …read more

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UFC event sponsors stay silent on Dana White slapping his wife

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Bloody Elbow reached out to the UFC …read more

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Posted on January 21, 2023, 1:16 am By
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Conor McGregor reacts to debut of Dana White’s Power Slap League: “I could potentially be the Joe Rogan of Power Slap”

Former UFC dual-weight champion Conor McGregor has reacted to the premiere of Dana White’s Power Slap League. ‘The Notorious’ has been out of action since his trilogy bout with Dustin …read more

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Power Slap debut episode viewership comes in under 300k

The debut episode of Power Slap on TBS did not do well on TV. Power Slap is the brainchild of Dana White and he has hyped it up for months. …read more

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Dana White’s Power Slap debuts to 295k average viewers on TBS

Dana White’s Power Slap made its official debut on Wednesday on TBS, and the first night ratings have now been revealed.
According to the Nielsen Ratings System, Power Slap averaged 295,000 …read more

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'Dana White and TBS should be ashamed' of Power Slap, says neuroscientist Chris Nowinski

Former WWE wrestler and neuroscientist Chris Nowinski took aim at UFC president Dana White and TBS following the premiere episode of “Power Slap: Road to the Title,” a reality series …read more

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Francis Ngannou’s head coach recounts aftermath of meeting with Dana White prior to becoming free agent

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While Francis Ngannou’s head coach was hopeful things could work out between his fighter and the UFC, …read more

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Sean O’Malley reacts to Dana White’s Power Slap League: “This has the recipe for disaster / entertainment”

UFC bantamweight contender Sean O’Malley is reacting to Dana White’s Power Slap League. The Power Slap League made it’s TV debut last night, January 18th. The UFC claims it’s ‘the …read more

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Watch BTL live at 12:30 p.m. ET

UFC president Dana White revealed this past Saturday that Francis Ngannou is no longer heavyweight champion, he’s out of the promotion, and now an unrestricted free agent — which Ngannou …read more

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Video: Stefon Diggs Reacts To Power Slap Somersault KO - ‘What Am I Watching?’

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After a one-week delay due to reasons Dana White would rather we not discuss, the UFC president’s new Power Slap league made its television …read more

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Francis Ngannou Shares What Turned Dana White Against Him

Former UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou has assessed the moment his relationship with Dana White became fractured. While the MMA leader opened its fight schedule for 2023 this past weekend …read more

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Dana White’s Power Slap Episode One Results and Highlights (Video)

The first episode of Dana White’s Power Slap League debuted last night with a whole host of fights, or slap battles, taking place. The last few weeks have seen a …read more

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Live! Dana White’s Power Slap Ep. 1 Results, Reactions

I guess it’s face-hitting time? Like it or not, Dana White’s Power Slap league is finally airing on TBS tonight (Weds., Jan. 18, 2023) at 10 p.m. ET.
As it …read more

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Francis Ngannou reacts to Dana White's comments on UFC exit: 'The only thing I'm scared of is to be trapped'

Free agent Francis Ngannou offered a response to UFC president Dana White’s recent press conference comments addressing his exit from the promotion.
Ngannou, the now-former undiputed UFC heavyweight champion, could not …read more

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Francis Ngannou details breakdown with Dana White, says White’s ‘ego’ accusation ‘an excuse’

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Former UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou believes his fallout with UFC President Dana White stems from his desire to control …read more

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Amanda Nunes Title Defense Targeted For UFC 285, Planned Opponent Revealed

The UFC is reportedly targeting the first title defense of Amanda Nunes’ second bantamweight reign for the March 4 pay-per-view. This past weekend, Dana White confirmed that former two-time light …read more

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Posted on January 18, 2023, 5:46 pm By
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MMA SQUARED: The real reason Dana White could never negotiate with Francis Ngannou

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Turns out it was doomed from the start
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The ever-growing list of fighters White claims ‘don’t want to fight’

Francis Ngannou and Dana White in happier times | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

One of Dana White’s go-to ways to denigrate UFC fighters is …read more

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Muhammad Mokaev responds to criticism surrounding UFC 286 opponent: 'No top 15 available for March'

Muhammad Mokaev continues to struggle landing ranked opposition.
Mokaev (9-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) has been booked against Dana White’s Contender Series graduate Jafel Filho (14-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at UFC 286 …read more

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Conor McGregor gives Francis Ngannou advice after he was released from the UFC: “Correct representation is imperative”

Conor McGregor has shared some advice with Francis Ngannou. On Saturday, after Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane for the heavyweight belt was reported, Dana White confirmed it and also announced …read more

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Dana White slams critics concerned about brain damage in Power Slap league: “If you don’t f*cking like it, don’t watch it”

Dana White has a message for those concerned about brain damage in his upcoming Power Slap league. Last year, the UFC president announced his newest venture, as he revealed the …read more

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Francis Ngannou unfazed by Dana White’s comments, not ruling out a return to the UFC in the future: “Never say never”

Francis Ngannou wasn’t surprised by Dana White’s comments after it was announced he was released from the UFC. For months, it was reported that Ngannou and the UFC were in …read more

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Eddie Alvarez laughs off Dana White's notion that Francis Ngannou is scared: 'UFC simply lost the bid'

Eddie Alvarez blasted Dana White over his comments about Francis Ngannou’s departure from the UFC.
Heavyweight champion Ngannou parted ways with the UFC after failing to come to terms on a …read more

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Slap Fighter Disfigured At Las Vegas Finals

Protect yourself at no times! Dana White’s Power Slap League is set to debut this Weds. night (Jan. 18) on TBS and for those fans who aren’t sure what to …read more

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