LAS VEGAS - UFC president Dana White held his annual Fan Expo question-and-answer session with the fans on Saturday at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. As usual, the event was a mix of the serious, the less serious, and the absurd, ranging from detailed questions about the company's business to painful-to-watch attempts at business pitches.
One thing the UFC boss did indicate, however, is that he could very well by on the same wavelength as the fans who want the much-discussed potential Ander more
LAS VEGAS -- UFC president Dana White discusses job opportunities in the UFC, Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz, Joe Rogan's fighting future, Gina Carano, Georges St-Pierre, and much more Friday evening at the UFC Fan Expo. more
It looks like "Money's" much-desired rematch against the featherweight champion is still on track... just at a later date. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo was forced to withdraw from his upcoming rematch against Chad Mendes, which was supposed to go down at UFC 176 on Aug., 2, 2014 in Los Angeles, Calif., after suffering a neck injury in training.
Read the initial report here.
But not all hope is lost for Mendes and fight fans alike, as UFC President Dana Whi more
The Jose Aldo vs. Chad Mendes rematch will be re-booked for later this year in Brazil.
Earlier this week, it was announced that the UFC will still head over to Brazil 4 more times before the year ends. During the UFC on FOX presser, Dana White confirmed that one of the headliners on those cards will be the title fight between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes.
The rematch was supposed to happen at UFC 176, until Aldo pulled out on the last minute which led to the event's cancellation. Here's how the sch more
And Dana White wouldn't trade places with Johny Hendricks for all the beans in Boston.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight kingpin Johny Hendricks is slowly but surely making his way back to the fight game after bicep surgery, and early estimates have him ready to compete by November. But he may in fact get a few extra months to make sure everything is ship-shape.
He's going to need it.
That's according to UFC President Dana White, who told FOX Sports that "Bigg Rigg" will rematch more
Anderson Silva wanted it. Nick Diaz wanted it. Dana White wanted it. Fans wanted it. And now it is a done deal. Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz has been signed for early 2015. more
Appearing on ESPN's SportsCenter, UFC president Dana White officially announced the anticipated bout between former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva and former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz. SportsCenter anchor Max Bretos leaked the news on Twitter shortly before White appeared on camera: Dana White announcing on @SportsCenter Anderson Silva will be back in #UFC Octagon. He will face Nick Diaz January 31st. Boom.
— Max Bretos (@mbretosESPN) July 29, 2014 After taping the se more
The ONE FC: War of Dragons card is complete with the addition of a heavyweight rematch that sees enormous Englishman Chi Lewis Parry take on Cameroonian kickboxer Alain Ngalani for the second time. more
Ten fights finalized for the upcoming mixed martial arts (MMA) event on July 11 in Taiwan.
ONE FC: "War of Dragons" will be the promotion's first foray into Chinese territory ahead of the series of shows on the mainland which is set to get underway this September and the 10-fight card is now complete with the addition of a heavyweight rematch between Chi Lewis Parry and Alain Ngalani.
Parry (5-0-1) and Ngalani (1-1-0-1) first fought at ONE FC: "Honor & Glory" but the fight lasted less than a min more