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Power Slap’s Inaugural Pay-Per-View Announced for March 11 at the UFC Apex

Power Slap is headed to pay-per-view next month. The controversial slap-fighting league backed by UFC President Dana White will hold its first PPV on Saturday, March 11 live from Las …read more

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Posted on January 31, 2023, 5:16 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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Posted on January 30, 2023, 8:47 pm By
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Paul Teases ‘Major Announcement,’ Tags White

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I guess it would be too much to hope for Logan Paul joining Power Slap league, and I have a …read more

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Posted on January 30, 2023, 8:16 pm By
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Defiant Dana Defends Power Pay Plaint

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Former UFC fighter Eric Spicely was approached about joining the ranks of Power Slap, the new slap fighting league on …read more

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Posted on January 30, 2023, 6:16 pm By
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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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Diego Sanchez rips the Nevada State Athletic Commission for not sanctioning BKFC but allowing Power Slap

Diego Sanchez doesn’t get why the Nevada State Athletic Commission won’t sanction Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. BKFC has been sanctioned in several states but Nevada is the most prominent state …read more

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43-year-old UFC vet Bigfoot Silva hints at Power Slap debut

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“There is not a human being on earth who could survive my slap!” Barely a month …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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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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Power Slap boss explains how “there is definitely defense” in the fight

Power Slap president Frank Lamicella believes there is defense in the slap fight. Once Dana White explained the rules of Power Slap, many were critical of it saying there was …read more

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Power Slap League President Hits Back At “Not A Sport” Critics

Power Slap League President Frank Lamicella has hit back at criticism of his organization one week into its launch on TBS. Power Slap is in its second week of competition …read more

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Posted on January 25, 2023, 2:17 am By
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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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The president of Power Slap gave an absurd explanation of what constitutes 'defense' in slap fighting

Slap fighting is monumentally stupid, which is why it’s such a shame to see a high-profile professional sports organization like the UFC push all in on trying to legitimize it …read more

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Posted on January 24, 2023, 8:16 pm By
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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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Posted on January 24, 2023, 1:16 am By
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Spinning Back Clique: UFC 283's new champions, Ngannou's options, Power Slap, more (noon ET)

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 Brian “Goze” …read more

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Former WWE Superstar Speaks Out On Dana White’s Power Slap

Dana White’s latest venture in the world of combat sports has already drawn plenty of controversy. The UFC President has revealed he was fascinated by slap fight footage he’s witnessed …read more

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Posted on January 22, 2023, 8:16 pm By
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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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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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Posted on January 20, 2023, 12:16 am By
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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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Posted on January 19, 2023, 10:46 pm By
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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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Posted on January 19, 2023, 3:16 pm By
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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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Posted on January 19, 2023, 2:46 am By
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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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Posted on January 18, 2023, 12:16 am By
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Disgusted? ‘Watch The Voice’ - Dana White on Power Slap

Dana White talks to the media ahead of UFC 282 in Las Vegas. | Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC

The longtime UFC president wants to …read more

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Posted on January 17, 2023, 11:16 pm By
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TBS removes Dana White's Power Slap from schedule in wake of altercation with wife

It appears TBS has pulled the plug on Dana White’s slap-fighting league in the wake of a domestic violence incident with his wife on New Year’s Eve.
Power Slap, the UFC-backed …read more

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Dana White’s Power Slap league removed from TBS programming schedule

Dana White’s Power Slap league was expected to launch on Jan. 11, but has been removed from the TBS programming schedule. MMAFighting first reported the development on Thursday.

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Posted on January 5, 2023, 8:46 pm By
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Report: Dana White’s Power Slap League Nearing Cancellation

TBS has taken Dana White’s Power Slap off of its programming schedule. The league was meant to premiere on January 11th after that week’s edition of AEW Dynamite. Now, it …read more

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Griffin Catching Heads In New ‘Power’ Gig

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Forrest Griffin is a catcher.
Head catcher, to be exact, hooking up with Dana White’s Power Slap league to help prevent …read more

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Posted on December 28, 2022, 6:16 pm By
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Forrest Griffin to be ‘head catcher’ for Power Slap

Forrest Griffin has accumulated a lot of accolades over the years. He’s a UFC Hall of Famer, a former light heavyweight champion, the winner of the first season of …read more

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Forrest Griffin announces he’s the “head catcher” of Power Slap

Forrest Griffin has a new job. Since retiring from MMA, the former UFC light heavyweight champion has been working with the promotion and helping out at the PI. Now, he …read more

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Conor Mcgregor challenges Nate Diaz to Power Slap title match, Diaz responds

In October, UFC president Dana White launched Power Slap and former two-division UFC champion Conor Mcgregor wants to face Nate Diaz in the promotion.

The Stockton Slap is Nate Diaz’ specialty. …read more

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Alex Caceres admits he’s thinking about a move to Power Slap: “I think I could be pretty decent at slapping somebody”

Alex Caceres is pondering a move to Power Slap. Caceres has been in the UFC since 2011 and has a record of 14-11 and one No Contest inside of the …read more

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UFC's Alex Caceres has considered move to Power Slap, dismisses concerns over brain health

LAS VEGAS – If UFC president Dana White approaches Alex Caceres about participating in his slap fighting league, he just might do it.
Caceres, who meets Julian Erosa in a featherweight …read more

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