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Burns responds to ‘very emotional’ Dana White, defends UFC 264 performance

Gilbert Burns speaks to Joe Rogan following his decision win against Stephen Thompson in the UFC 264 main event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. | Photo by Louis …read more

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‘I’ll run you all over’ - Dana White to everybody ‘afraid’ of COVID

Dana White was on Fox News again.

Still apprehensive to return to full normalcy? Dana White has a special message for you. Slowly but …read more

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Gilbert Burns defends Stephen Thompson performance, responds to Dana White criticism

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For a moment, habit kicked in for UFC welterweight Gilbert Burns and an apology formed in his mind. Then, he …read more

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Michael Chandler Says Gaethje Has Declined Fight Three-Four Times

#4-ranked UFC lightweight Michael Chandler claims that Justin Gaethje is doing backflips to avoid fighting him. Both Michael Chandler and Dana White are on the record stating that they would …read more

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Dana White says Conor McGregor has ‘chronic athritis’ in his ankles, gives timetable for his return

It appears that Conor McGregor’s claims of being injured prior to his fight with Dustin Poirier at UFC 264 where he lost by doctor’s stoppage as a result of a …read more

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Dana White on McGregor’s injury claims: Conor has arthritis, ‘asked if he could tape his ankles’

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Dana White was asked about Conor McGregor’s claims that he came into UFC 264 with leg fractures. “There was no …read more

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Posted on July 20, 2021, 9:16 am By
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Dana White says Conor McGregor has ‘chronic arthritis,’ requested permission to tape ankles at UFC 264

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UFC president Dana White is backing up the notion that Conor McGregor’s ankle wasn’t 100 percent heading into his UFC …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor has 'chronic arthritis in his ankles,' asked NAC about tape prior to UFC 264

In the wake of Conor McGregor’s leg break and his subsequent claims the UFC were aware of a preexisting injury, promotion president Dana White says ankle problems existed long before …read more

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Dana White claims Conor McGregor has “chronic arthritis” in his ankles

Dana White believes Conor McGregor has chronic arthritis in his ankles which played a factor in his leg-breaking at UFC 264. In the main event of the pay-per-view card, McGregor …read more

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Jake Paul Has An “Itch” To Enter MMA At Some Point

As the latest proponent for adequate fighter pay, Jake Paul believes that he will one day fight in the MMA space despite the growing hostility from Dana White. Once “The …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series Set for Fifth Season Debut on Aug. 31

The fifth season of Dana White’s Contender Series will kick off later this summer. …read more

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Dana White’s Contender Series 2021 season to officially kick off Aug. 31

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Dana White’s Contender Series is officially set for its fifth season and it will kick off later this summer. …read more

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Logan Paul reveals he had recent phone conversation with UFC president Dana White

YouTuber-turned-boxer Logan Paul revealed that he had a recent phone conversation with UFC president Dana White ahead of last week’s UFC 264. Logan Paul and his brother Jake were both …read more

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Paul Says Dana Upgraded His UFC 264 Tickets

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White and Jake Paul aren’t going to be exchanging Christmas cards anytime soon, but …read more

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Paul discusses surprise call from Dana White

Logan Paul after he fought Floyd Mayweather Jr. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Logan Paul says he got a call out …read more

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Dana White explains why former US President Donald Trump did not make the UFC 264 broadcast: “Massive f–k up by my production team”

UFC president Dana White has explained why former US President Donald Trump did not make it onto the UFC 264 broadcast. It’s been well documented for many years now that …read more

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Dana White’s UFC brass knuckles might be illegal in NV

Dana White presented Nelk Boys with what appeared to be “metal knuckles” | YouTube

UFC president Dana White appears to be in possession of UFC …read more

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Posted on July 15, 2021, 8:16 pm By
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Dana White expects Conor McGregor to ‘be back in a year’

Conor McGregor | Photo By Thomas King/Sportsfile via Getty Images

Dana White isn’t planning on seeing Conor McGregor in action again until 2022.
The news comes …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor released from hospital, should return in a year

Conor McGregor has been released from the hospital on his 33rd birthday, UFC president Dana White said.
McGregor (22-6 MMA, 10-4 UFC) underwent a successful three-hour surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in …read more

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Khabib shot down Georges St-Pierre scrap

Former UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov recently said in an interview with MMA Junkie’s John Morgan that Dana White recently offered him a fight against former UFC welterweight and middleweight …read more

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Aljamain Sterling suggests Petr Yan has benefits from “Dana White privilege”

UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling suggested that his rival Petr Yan has benefited from the so-called “Dana White privilege.” Sterling and Yan fought earlier this year at UFC 259 and …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov shares theory on what the UFC is “going to do” with Conor McGregor: “But both of them, I think he’s going to lose”

Former lightweight kingpin Khabib Nurmagomedov has a theory as to what Dana White and company are going to do with Conor McGregor following UFC 264. McGregor suffered his second consecutive …read more

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Volkanovski, Shevchenko to defend at UFC 266

UFC featherweight champ Alexander Volkanovski and UFC women’s flyweight champ Valentina Shevchenko will defend their belts at UFC 266 on Sept. 25, Dana White said. …read more

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Dana White Explains Why $75,000 Bonuses Aren’t Permanent

Unfortunately, post-fight bonuses of $75,000 paid towards fighters will not be permanent according to Dana White. UFC 262 was the first event where fighters were paid $75,000 for post-fight bonuses, …read more

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Posted on July 14, 2021, 12:16 am By
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Dana White Says Fight Nights Could Remain In UFC Apex For Two Years

The UFC may only be hitting the road for pay-per-views for the foreseeable future, UFC president, Dana White revealed. Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the UFC was in different cities …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov reveals that Dana White recently offered him fight with Georges St-Pierre

Khabib Nurmagomedov is officially retired — but that isn’t stopping Dana White from pestering the undefeated 29-0 lightweight legend. “The Eagle” recently revealed that despite his departure from MMA, the …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov confirms he declined recent Georges St-Pierre fight offer: 'Let this guy be a legend'

LAS VEGAS – Khabib Nurmagomedov is retired. He’s said it time and time again. However, UFC president Dana White’s persistence to persuade the former lightweight champion out of retirement has …read more

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Dana White reveals photo of Jessica Eye after receiving 13 stitches to close ‘gnarly’ cut suffered at UFC 264

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Jessica Eye had to receive 13 stitches in her forehead after a nasty cut was opened during her …read more

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Posted on July 12, 2021, 8:16 pm By
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Dana White Provides UFC 264 Pay-Per-View Buyrate Estimate

UFC president, Dana White is very pleased with the early UFC 264 pay-per-view buyrate numbers. In the main event of the PPV card, Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor had their …read more

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Dana White argues Sean O’Malley vs. Kris Moutinho ‘could have stopped in the second round’ at UFC 264

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Sean O’Malley and Kris Moutinho will both go home with an extra $75,000 after winning Fight of the Night at …read more

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The moments that defined UFC 264: Dana White teases McGregor-Poirier 4, Shoeies with Tui and more

Reliving Saturday’s UFC 264 action with insights from UFC president Dana White and lightweight champion Charles Oliveira. …read more

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Dana White tells UFC fighters not to expect $75,000 bonuses on the regular: “Seriously f*ck up our budget”

UFC president Dana White told the UFC fighters not to expect $75,000 bonuses on the regular, saying it would “seriously f*ck up our budget.” White and the UFC increased the …read more

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Posted on July 11, 2021, 6:46 pm By
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White denounces McGregor’s UFC 264 trash talk: Leave wives out of it

UFC president Dana White thinks Conor McGregor may have crossed the line with his trash talking this time. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

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Dana White not thrilled by Conor McGregor trash-talking Jolie Poirier: 'Family has nothing to do with it'

LAS VEGAS – Dana White has largely steered clear of filtering the trash talk among his fighters. While the UFC president didn’t indicate that’ll change any time soon, White had …read more

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White says keeping $75K bonuses would ‘‘f—k up our budget’

UFC president Dana White talks about the $75K post-fight bonuses for UFC 264. | Photo By Thomas King/Sportsfile via Getty Images

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Dana White gives UFC 264 pay-per-view buyrate estimate

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It could be upwards of one month before the final numbers are in, but UFC 264 is trending to be …read more

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Greg Hardy says 'rookie mistakes' led to UFC 264 KO loss; Dana White unsure of future

Greg Hardy thinks his inexperience shined through in his UFC 264 loss to Tai Tuivasa.
Hardy (7-4 MMA, 4-4 UFC) was knocked out in just 67 seconds
at T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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Dana White open to Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor 4: ‘You can’t have a fight finish that way’

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UFC President Dana White doesn’t consider the rivalry between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor to be over after UFC 264. …read more

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Dana White issues hilarious response when asked about sharing a shoey with UFC 264 winner Tai Tuivasa

UFC president Dana White issued a hilarious response when he was asked about sharing a shoey with UFC 264 winner Tai Tuivasa. Tuivasa knocked out Greg Hardy in the first …read more

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Dana White reacts to Gilbert Burns defeating Stephen Thompson at UFC 264: “It wasn’t a good fight, but he won”

UFC president Dana White reacted to Gilbert Burns defeating Stephen Thompson at UFC 264, saying that “it wasn’t a good fight, but he won.” Burns and Thompson were the co-headliners …read more

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You can’t have it finish that way - White open to Poirier vs McGregor 4

We may see a fourth fight between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor, according to UFC president Dana White. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

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Poirier: McGregor Rematch Will Happen ‘In The Octagon Or On The Sidewalk’

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UFC president Dana White wants a fourth Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor fight. So does Poirier, who wasn’t happy about …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor vs Poirier rematch | UFC 264 Video

UFC president Dana White reflected on the UFC 264 main event between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor during the event’s post-fight press conference. With the win, Poirier will go …read more

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Dana White provides Conor McGregor health update following UFC 264 lower leg break

LAS VEGAS – The main event of UFC 264 ended with an unfortunate injury for Conor McGregor.
Dustin Poirier emerged victorious by doctor’s stoppage in the trilogy bout between the first …read more

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Dana White reacts to Dustin Poirier’s UFC 264 win and the post-fight comments made by Conor McGregor

Dana White spoke with reporters following the conclusion of UFC 264 where he reacted to Dustin Poirier’s win as well as the post-fight comments from Conor McGregor. McGregor (22-6 MMA) …read more

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Dana White targets Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor 4: 'The fight didn't get finished'

UFC president Dana White is already thinking about a fourth fight between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor after UFC 264.
After the trilogy fight between Poirier (28-6 MMA, 20-5 UFC) and …read more

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White: Conor McGregor Will Be One Of The GOATS With UFC 264 Win

Conor McGregor has accomplished a ton in MMA, but UFC president, Dana White believes his UFC 264 fight is legacy-defining. McGregor and Dustin Poirier are set to headline the pay-per-view …read more

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Sean O’Malley Says Visions Of Superstardom Are Going As Planned

Sean O’Malley knew from day one that he was going to become a star, and it’s all going to plan. After bursting onto the UFC scene through Dana White’s Contender …read more

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Dana White Issues A Warning To Fans Before Purchasing UFC 264

Dana White is out warning fans again prior to another big UFC pay-per-view. Earlier this year, Dana White set his sights on pirates of his pay-per-view events, specifically vowing to …read more

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Dana White says Donald Trump will be cageside at UFC 264: Poirier vs McGregor

UFC president Dana White told TMZ Sports that former U.S. President Donald Trump will be cageside at Saturday night’s UFC 264: Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGeregor 3 at T-Mobile Arena …read more

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‘Go start your own MMA league’ - White looks to shut down fighter pay debate

Dana White getting set for the UFC 261 weigh ins in Jacksonville, FL. | Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

As far as Dana White’s concerned, he …read more

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Jake Paul Denies White’s Recent Claim With Scathing Open Letter

Jake Paul had a mouthful to say to Dana White in an impassioned denial of White’s claim that Paul was rejected from signing with the UFC. Don’t look now, but …read more

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Dana White shares his picks for the most overlooked fights heading into UFC 264

UFC president Dana White shared his picks for the most overlooked fights heading into this Saturday’s blockbuster UFC 264 pay-per-view card. The main event of UFC 264 is a trilogy …read more

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Jake Paul promises to never sign with the UFC, says Dana White 'lives in lies'

Jake Paul’s list of bones to pick with UFC president Dana White continues to grow.
On Thursday, the Youtuber-turned-boxer tweeted a lengthy statement directed at White that once again criticized UFC …read more

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Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor Face-Off: McGregor kicks Poirier | UFC 264 Press Conference

UFC 264 headliners Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor, along with UFC president Dana White, participated in the UFC 264 Pre-fight Press Conference on Thursday.

Following the press conference, the fighters faced …read more

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Paul scolds ‘bald bum’ Dana White over UFC fighter pay

Jake Paul talking to the media to promote his boxing fight with Tyron Woodley | Photo by Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images

Jake Paul has continued to …read more

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Jake Paul responds to ‘bum’ Dana White, says Conor McGregor has lost ‘it’

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YouTube star turned pro boxer Jake Paul may have never stepped in the cage, but he continues to be one …read more

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Watch the UFC 264 Pre-fight Press Conference Live

The two athletes competing in Saturday’s UFC 264 main event, Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor, along with UFC president Dana White will participate in the pre-fight press conference on Thursday.

The …read more

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Aljamain Sterling doesn't want 'pissing war' with Dana White over Petr Yan rematch date

Aljamain Sterling isn’t keen on the idea of going overseas to defend his UFC bantamweight title against Petr Yan. However, he’s not going to make a stink about it.
According to …read more

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Jake Paul blasts “bald bum” Dana White over fighter pay and the way he runs the UFC: “You live in lies”

Jake Paul doesn’t believe Dana White does a good job of running the UFC. Paul and White have had several public feuds at one another ever since Paul fought and …read more

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Dana White says UFC could have parted ways with Francis Ngannou in 2018

Dana White speaks with the media at the UFC 249 press conference at T-Mobile Arena on March 6, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
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Dana White tells critics of UFC fighter pay to back off: ‘This is mine and this is the way we’re doing it’

Dana White | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

UFC President Dana White is growing weary of the constant criticism surrounding how he compensates his fighters.
In the …read more

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Dana White Says He Shot Down Jake Paul’s Offer To Sign With The UFC

Things got awkward during a CNBC segment in which two of Dana White’s least favorite topics were suddenly brought up to him: fighter pay and Jake Paul. The topic of …read more

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Dana White On Demian Maia’s UFC Future: “It’s Time To Hang It Up”

UFC president Dana White says that Demian Maia’s loss against Belal Muhammad was his final appearance in the UFC. Maia was last in action last month on a stacked UFC …read more

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Dana White To Critics Of Interim HW Title Bout: “Shut The F**K Up”

UFC president Dana White has hit back at those criticizing the interim title fight between Ciryl Gane and Derrick Lewis. In the week after Gane’s main event victory over Russia’s …read more

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Donald Trump, Justin Bieber among several celebrities attending UFC 264, reveals Dana White

Donald Trump, the former U.S. president will be in attendance for UFC 264 on Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. White had hinted that UFC 264 …read more

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Dana White says Conor McGregor is taking UFC 264 fight against Dustin Poirier “a lot more serious”

Dana White knows Conor McGregor isn’t overlooking Dustin Poirier at UFC 264. Back on Fight Island in January, Poirier scored a second-round TKO over McGregor to even their series 1-1. …read more

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Trump expected to attend UFC 264

Donald Trump introduces Dana White during a 2020 political rally. | Photo by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post

The former US President is one of several …read more

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Dana White confrims Nick Diaz-Robbie Lawler in the works for this Fall

It appears Nick Diaz is back.

On Wednesday, UFC president Dana White confirmed that a fight between Nick Diaz and former UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler is in the works to …read more

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Dana White targets Nick Diaz vs. Robbie Lawler 2 for UFC 266 in September

It appears Nick Diaz’s UFC return is getting closer to becoming a reality.
With Diaz having recently committed to making a return to the octagon after more than six years away, …read more

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Dana White says Donald Trump among long celebrity guest list for UFC 264

UFC 264 will have no shortage of famous attendees, according to promotion president Dana White.
In an interview with MMA Junkie on Tuesday, White said Saturday’s event – headlined by a …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor ‘taking this fight a lot more serious’ than he did rematch against Dustin Poirier

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One of the biggest questions UFC president Dana White has asked regarding Conor McGregor and his future in fighting is …read more

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Dana White interested in booking Leon Edwards vs. Jorge Masvidal: “That’s probably the fight to make”

UFC president Dana White says he is interested in booking Leon Edwards vs. Jorge Masvidal, suggesting “that’s probably the fight to make.” Edwards is unbeaten over his last 10 fights …read more

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Dana White thinks Leon Edwards should stay active: Jorge Masvidal 'probably the fight to make'

With UFC president Dana White reiterating that Colby Covington is the welterweight No. 1 contender, he’d like to see Leon Edwards finally face his rival.
Edwards (18-3 MMA, 10-2 UFC), who’s …read more

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Dana White blasts critics of UFC interim heavyweight title fight: 'Just shut the f*ck up'

UFC president Dana White absolutely stands by his decision to make an interim heavyweight title fight.
When the UFC 265 headliner between Derrick Lewis (25-7 MMA, 16-5 UFC) and Ciryl Gane …read more

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Dana White justifies creating interim title for UFC 265’s Ciryl Gane vs. Derrick Lewis

UFC president Dana White justified creating an interim heavyweight title for UFC 265’s main event between Ciryl Gane and Derrick Lewis. The main event of August’s UFC 265 pay-per-view was …read more

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MMA SQUARED: Dana White schools fans and fighters on the interim title boondoggle

MMA Squared, Chris Rini, Dana White, UFC 265 | Chris Rini

It’s really quite simple if you shut up and don’t think about it. …read more

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White: Conor an all-time great if he wins next 2

UFC president Dana White told ESPN that the winner of Saturday night’s Conor McGregor-Dustin Poirier bout will go on to fight for the lightweight title — and that if McGregor …read more

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Dana White explains what's at stake for Conor McGregor at UFC 264

Dana White expects UFC 264 to massive night for his company – but also for headliner Conor McGregor.
With all McGregor’s accomplished in his career with his titles and accolades, White …read more

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‘Big’ John: Schaub ‘pulled off the greatest’ move to silence Dana White

For ‘Big’ John McCarthy, Brendan Schaub has been the most successful at silencing the outspoken UFC president Dana White. | Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images

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Muin Gafurov vs. Chad Anheliger added to Dana White’s Contender Series card in September

Muin Gafurov (pictured) made a name for himself inside the ONE Championship cage in Asia | ONE Championship

Muin Gafurov and Chad Anheliger will collide …read more

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Chael Sonnen defends UFC and Dana White over fighter pay

Former UFC middleweight title contender and current analyst Chael Sonnen defended the UFC and its president Dana White over fighter pay. Fighter pay is a hot topic in the world …read more

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Stephen Thompson doesn't think Colby Covington deserves UFC title shot: 'Usman was piecing him up'

Stephen Thompson doesn’t agree with the UFC’s choice for Kamaru Usman’s next title defense.
UFC president Dana White has reiterated that Colby Covington (16-2 MMA, 11-2 UFC) is next in line for …read more

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Watch the KO that earned Sean O’Malley a UFC contract | Video

Sean O’Malley appeared on Dana White’s contender series in July 2017 and earned a UFC contract after scoring a first-round knockout.

O’Malley (13-1) competes on the UFC 264 main card …read more

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Paul Rescues Broke UFC Fighter

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Sorry, it’s not Dana White’s fucking problem. UFC women’s flyweight up-and-comer Sarah Alpar blasted her way into the ranks of …read more

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Rejuvenated Ex-UFC Champ Renan Barao Wants to Participate in 2022 PFL Season

Once referred to by Dana White as the No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter in MMA in 2014, former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao is experiencing what he calls a rebirth in …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov says Dana White and the UFC still want him to fight again

Former UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov says UFC president Dana White and co. still want him to fight in the Octagon again. Nurmagomedov first revealed his intentions to retire from …read more

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Dana White and Francis Ngannou’s manager have heated exchange over interim heavyweight title

On Monday, the news broke that no. 2 ranked heavyweight contender Derrick Lewis and no. 3 ranked Ciryl Gane will fight for the interim heavyweight title at UFC 265 on …read more

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‘He’s so full of sh-t’ - White, Ngannou’s manager get heated over interim belt

UFC president Dana White and Francis Ngannou’s manager Marquel Martin recently traded shots on social media. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

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Dana White claps back at Francis Ngannou’s manager: “This dude is so full of sh*t!”

Dana White is clearly not a fan of Francis Ngannou’s management as he took to social media and let the whole world know about it. On Monday, it was revealed …read more

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Dana White, Francis Ngannou’s agent get into heated exchange over interim heavyweight title

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The announcement that an interim heavyweight title is being introduced at UFC 265 just three months after Francis Ngannou became champion …read more

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Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane react after being booked in interim heavyweight title fight at UFC 265

Derrick Lewis and Ciryl Gane have reacted after being booked in a interim heavyweight title fight at UFC 265. After weeks of Dana White insinuating that a rematch with ‘The …read more

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Dana White says Fight Island isn’t going away and is “going to be even bigger”

Dana White says Fight Island is still a big part of the UFC. Last summer, White revealed Fight Island in Abu Dhabi that caught the attention of the sports world. …read more

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Mike Goldberg reveals “awkward” encounter with Dana White after being fired by UFC

MMA play-by-play color commentator Mike Goldberg revealed his “awkward” encounter with UFC president Dana White after being fired by UFC. Goldberg, who most recently worked for Bellator MMA as its …read more

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Dana White Says Fight Island Is About To Get Much Bigger

UFC president Dana White is confident that the company’s return to Fight Island will make a big splash in Abu Dhabi. Following a global pandemic, businesses around the world ceased …read more

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Dana White Plans To Build A PI In Africa With “Bad Dudes” On The Way

UFC president, Dana White has always been about growing the sport of mixed martial arts around the world. The UFC has champions and fighters from around the globe, but one …read more

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Leon Edwards Will Not Even Consider Jorge Masvidal Fight Unless…

UFC welterweight Leon Edwards has revealed his intention to wait for a title shot rather than fight Jorge Masvidal later this year. This comes after Dana White reiterated that Colby …read more

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White Sets The Record Straight On Why Ortega & Volkanovski Are TUF Coaches

UFC president Dana White gave a firm statement on why he dubbed Brian Ortega and champion Alexander Volkanovski as TUF coaches on the latest season. Following former title challenger Colby …read more

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Dana White On Possibility Of Working With RIZIN Promotion

After being asked about working with the RIZIN promotion, UFC president Dana White was not completely dismissive of the idea. Following the amazing UFC 263 card in Glendale Arizona in …read more

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White: Giving fighters ‘healthcare forever’ would be ‘pretty f—ng crazy’

For UFC president Dana White, it would be “crazy” to give fighters long-term healthcare, even after they’ve retired from competition. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images
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