Chris Weidman Talks MMA in New York: “It Comes Down to Dirty Politics” (UFC Video)


Chris WeidmanThe UFC in New York? We all wish it was true, but there’s still an uphill legal battle that keeps MMA out of the Empire State.

UFC boss Dana White has said in the past that dirty politicians are keeping legislation from passing, and now UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman is echoing that sentiment. Watch here as Weidman weighs in on “dirty politics” and how disappointed he is for his UFC 168 rematch with Anderson Silva to be unable to take place in Madison Square Garden.

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