LAS VEGAS – The idea of a group of UFC Hall of Famers and champs is crashing the promotion's 20th anniversary event apparently is hilarious to UFC President Dana White.
UFC President Dana White believes UFC 168 will eclipse UFC 100 in pay-per-view buys, but he said it's also gotten harder to find a ticket to see the event live.
UFC president Dana White is targeting Anthony Pettis vs. T.J. Grant as the UFC on Fox 9 main event, while Urijah Faber vs. Michael McDonald will serve as the co-main event.
UFC president Dana White, for the longest time, said women would never fight in the UFC. Miesha Tate didn't take that as a slight, she took it as a personal challenge.
INDIANAPOLIS – Despite the best efforts of Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva to pick a fight with each other, it doesn't look as if that's a bout that will go down before year's end.
Chael Sonnen is still gunning for a match with Wanderlei Silva, and he has now requested a date and time for his proposed meeting with “The Axe Murderer.”
A proposed middleweight bout between former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida and former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz appears to be off the table.
UFC president Dana White would reportedly like to put Vitor Belfort vs. Lyoto Machida in the UFC 167 co-main event slot in November.
LOS ANGELES – UFC President Dana White has heard Paul Daley's pleas for a new UFC contract, but he remains hesitant to bring the welterweight back into the fold.
A middleweight match-up between Vitor Belfort and Tim Kennedy is in the works for an upcoming event in Brazil.