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TORONTO - A much-publicized meeting between UFC President Dana White and Jon Jones will take place tomorrow prior to weigh-ins for UFC 152.  Considering recent events, light-heavyweight champ Jones thinks the timing is a little curious. "I don't know why we're meeting at that time because my mental state won't be as clear being extremely dehydrated and hungry, but that's when our meeting is scheduled," he said. read news >>

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UFC president, Dana White discusses Jon Jones' popularity, doesn't feel that racism comes into play. UFC Light-heavyweight champ, Jon Jones has been a lightning rod of controversy for years. From his "Now you see it, now you don't" Twitter and Instagram posts, comments on competition, or brawling at press conferences, one can legitimately conclude that "Bones" gets people jawing about him. Recently, Joe Rogan was discussing Jones on his Joe Rogan Experience podcast, and questioned whether Jones read news >>

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And it has nothing to do with the color of his skin. Joe Rogan recently came out and said that his comments about Jon Jones' lack of popularity and racism somewhat intertwining, were misinterpreted by "click" hungry media members. The hot-button issue, naturally, was soon brought up in a conversation with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White on a recent edition of "The Download," and the Las Vegas fight boss defended his color commentator's comments, saying that they were in read news >>

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UFC president Dana White talks Georges St-Pierre, Jon Jones and Eddie Alvarez in the latest edition of "The Download." read news >>

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Like many, UFC president Dana White questioned the words of Joe Rogan, the company's longtime color commentator, when Rogan wondered whether racism is part of the reason UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones isn't more popular than he is. But White's questions pertained to Jones' level of popularity, not the questions of racial motives. White told UFC.com on Thursday that he thinks the world's top pound-for-pound fighter is plenty popular. "Who says Jones isn't popular? I mean, as far as our read news >>

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Alistair Overeem addressed the UFC president's angry accusations that suggested Overeem and Greg Jackson deserve blame for Jon Jones' injury. UFC president Dana White was very unhappy with Greg Jackson, Jon Jones and Alistair Overeem when an injury forced Jones out of his UFC 178 title defense against Daniel Cormier. The UFC boss went on The Jim Rome Show and threw a fit about it making no sense for Jones to train for a shorter wrestler in Cormier by training with a taller striker in Overeem. It read news >>

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Unlike UFC President Dana White, heavyweight Alistair Overeem sees no reason why he shouldn’t train with 205-pound champion Jon Jones.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

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‘Frustrated’ Dana White wants Greg Jackson to explain why injured Jon Jones was training with Alistair Overeem read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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UFC president Dana White was noticeably absent for the brawl between Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier in the lobby of the MGM Grand last week. With White on vacation in Bora Bora, UFC PR director Dave Sholler took over his boss' usual role as the person who squares the fighters off for photos, and, well, you know what happened by now. White is back from his vacation, and he spoke at length about the brawl between the UFC light heavyweight champion and his undefeated challenger. And as you might expe read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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When UFC president Dana White told reporters after UFC 173 that Jon Jones was going to meet Alexander Gustafsson in a rematch on Aug. 30, he threw in a detail almost as a side note: Jones had not yet signed for the fight. The manner in which the information was presented to the public was not lost on the UFC light heavyweight champion, who saw it as an attempt to put pressure on him to accept a rematch he wasn't overly enthused about contesting. In fact, Jones said on Monday's edition of The MMA read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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On episode #1 of UFC 174 Embedded, UFC President Dana White meets face-to-face with Jon Jones before heading to NYC to judge the CLIO Sports Awards. Then it's on to his vacation home in Maine where fireworks ensue. Meanwhile in St. Louis, welterweight contender Tyron Woodley tries to balance family, faith and firepower, as his UFC 174 opponent Rory MacDonald packs to head west to his home province for a huge fight in Vancouver. UFC Embedded is an all-access, behind-the-scenes video blog series f read news >>

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