When Dana White announced last week that Khabib Nurmagomedov had suffered a knee injury, which forced him out of a planned fight against Donald Cerrone in September, he wasn't sure just how serious the injury was. In other words, there still appeared to be some hope that the fight could made this year.
However, Mike Constantino, one of Nurmagomedov's managers, informed MMAFighting.com that the lightweight contender received word on Tuesday that he had suffered a torn meniscus in his right knee, more
The UFC, including president Dana White, went out of its way to defend Chael Sonnen’s last drug test failure. But after the fighter-turned-TV analyst popped positive for HGH and EPO, something has to change.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC more
LAS VEGAS – UFC featherweight champ Jose Aldo’s injury won’t keep him from a rematch with No. 1 contender Chad Mendes.Filed under: News, UFC more
Dana White spoke about the All-Female Strawweight cast of TUF 20, saying that a fight broke out during the first day in the house.
TUF 20 will have 16 female strawweights set to battle to be the inaugural UFC champion at 115 lbs, which pretty much guarantees the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter to be more interesting than the past iterations. That's not even noting that it will be coached by top lightweights Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez.
A week into filming, and it looks like there more
In a little bait-and-switch, it turns out that earlier reports that Donald Cerrone would fight Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 178 in September were true. But the lightweights won’t be fighting. At the UFC Fight Night 46 pre-fight media scrum in Dublin, Ireland, UFC president Dana White said that the fight was agreed upon and official, but that disaster struck less than half-an-hour after the paperwork was filed."That is supposed to be true, that fight is made -- it’s done," White said. "Twenty minut more
The bad news is the knee injury that forced Alexander Gustafsson out of a UFC 178 title fight. The good news is that he’s looking at a relatively short recovery time.Filed under: News, UFC more
In the latest edition of Dana White's pre-event UFC video blogs, we take a backstage look as White, Michael Bisping, Cung Le, Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt embark on a media tour to New York and across Asia in advance of UFC 175 , which takes place on July 5, 2014 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. more
Fight week, blog week! Dana White's video blog series is back for UFC 175: "Weidman vs. Machida," which takes place this weekend (Sat., July 5, 2014) at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Follow White, who is joined by Mike Tyson (what a DICK!) during a New York media appearance, before he departs for an all-Asia tour (Hong Kong, China, Japan) to handle some very important business (more details here and here). Michael Bisping vs. Cung Le, Stun Gun Kim (he's not thrilled) and much more
In UFC president Dana White's latest video blog, we go behind the scenes of his appearance with Mike Tyson on the Jim Norton Show, and then it's off to Asia for a promotional tour. more