UFC president Dana White may have said that he’s heard the retirement talk before, but after UFC 129, he said that it’s a perfect time for Randy Couture to walk away from MMA.

White, after Saturday night’s fights, said that he was amazed that, at age 47, Couture could still fight men less than half his age. He also gave full credit to Couture for lasting as long as he did with Lyoto Machida at the Rogers Centre in Toronto.

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