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As dour as the IOC's removal of wrestling from the Olympics is, UFC president Dana White says that he "can't be the guy to try and run out and save wrestling." read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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LAS VEGAS – Ronda Rousey’s impact on women’s MMA is evident. After all, the UFC wouldn’t employ female fighters if it weren’t for the “Rowdy” one. But UFC boss Dana White believes she’s transcending the boundaries of MMA.Filed (...) read news >>

  • a year ago
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UFC president Dana White said on Tuesday, "The UFC is joining the fight to help save Olympic wrestling," and urged Bellator MMA parent company Viacom to follow suit. read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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No hard feelings! Cung Le, 42, has called it a mixed martial arts (MMA) career after nearly nine years in the sport and 12 professional matches. He issued the following statement: "After several months of thought and discussion with my wife and family we realize our future includes many things, but active competition in mixed martial arts is no longer one of them therefore I am officially announcing my retirement from active competition." Le, who defeated Frank Shamrock in March 2008 to become t read news >>

  • 6 days ago
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Following Cung Le’s announcement of his retirement from MMA, UFC President Dana White and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta sounded far from vindictive in official statements.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 8 days ago
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BOSTON – Even UFC President Dana White and UFC commentator Joe Rogan could not defend the judges’ scorecards following a botched call in a three-round bout between Cathal Pendred and Sean Spencer.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 24 days ago
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The MMA universe is in a tizzy over Saturday night's UFC 182 light heavyweight title fight between champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier, and UFC President Dana White is expecting that to translate into some huge numbers. Speaking at the UFC 182 media day, White estimated that the card would garner around around 750,000 buys. "I think this fight will do 750[,000 buys], that's where I place the line," White said to the assembled media. "Everyone thinks the pay-per-view thing is dead. Pay-per-view read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is just a few days ahead of what is arguably the biggest fight of his life against No. 1 contender Danie Cormier in the main event of UFC 182, and instead of discussing the fight at hand, Jones is defending himself against critics who call him "fake" or "the bad guy." While it is hard for Jones to claim he is a saint while fat shaming Cormier, or 'poking' fun at his fans, the UFC champion is simply going along for the ride. Some call Jones fake for his qu read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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Well, that solves one piece of the puzzle. Former WWE superstar CM Punk has finally found a place to train. And considering he doesn't know how to throw a punch (his words), he probably couldn't do much better than Roufusport. Sure, it's not Holland (what is?) but he can learn from one of the top strikers in the game in UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis. UFC President Dana White talks to FOX Sports Live: "He's now picked a training camp. I'm pretty sure he's going to be training with Antho read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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Jon Jones has vacillated from goodie-too-shoes to social media troll during his career. UFC president Dana White thinks he should just go full heel. White said Tuesday night on FOX Sports Live that Jones should accept his role as the villain in his fight with Daniel Cormier. Jones will defend his UFC light heavyweight title against Cormier at UFC 182 on Saturday night in Las Vegas. "I think he should embrace it," White said. "He's kind of come off like the bad guy in this thing. All the stuff th read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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CM Punk will prepare for his MMA career close to home. The former WWE superstar has decided on Roufusport as the gym he will train at to get ready for his first UFC fight, according to UFC president Dana White. The camp is in Milwaukee, less than 100 miles and only about a 90-minute drive from Punk's Chicago home. "He's now picked a training camp," White said Tuesday night on FOX Sports Live. "I'm pretty sure he's going to be training with Anthony Pettis, the 155-pound champion and his team. We' read news >>

  • a month ago
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MMA stalker Katie Winter couldn't help but notice Dana White's amazing vacation on a Fijian island for the past week or so. It looks pretty fantastic so here are the pics to add to your holiday cheer. Welcome to a super special MMA on Instagram. Normally, I would see a fighter/MMA person is on vacation because they would post a few pics and I would include them in my normal post and everyone would think, "That's nice". But when Dana White starting posting pics from his Fiji island vacation, I wa read news >>

  • a month ago
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All of the wolves in the UFC middleweight and welterweight divisions hoping for a slab of prime CM Punk should pick up their jaws, wipe up their drool and go find a bone elsewhere. Unlike his predecessor Brock Lesnar, who went on to become heavyweight champion shortly after joining the UFC, Punk will not be fed to the wolves while making the transition to MMA. Speaking with ESPN.com's Brett Okamoto, UFC President Dana White cleared up any preconceived notions that Punk would be fighting top UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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We don't know why, when, what weight or against who, but CM Punk sure will fight in the UFC. The why (money), when (mid 2015), weight (185 pounds), where (Chicago, Illinois) can all sort of be deduced, but who the former WWE superstar will face in the Octagon is a much more interesting question. UFC fighters in nearly every weight class have gone to work calling out the 36-year-old pro wrestler on Twitter, but they're wasting their breath. According to UFC president Dana White, Punk's future opp read news >>

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