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  • 2 years ago
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LAS VEGAS - UFC President Dana White repeated use of expletives as he describes the past month of his life makes his feelings on the experience crystal clear. One canceled event, another that was perilously close to being lost and a seemingly endless barrage of questions. White doesn't need to answer any of them. White has made enough money to live comfortably for the rest of his days. But the UFC boss said walking away has never even crossed his mind. Instead, he's planning on shocki read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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PHOENIX, Ariz. -- For six years, a UFC title shot has eluded Rafael dos Anjos. No longer. Following the Brazilian's lopsided victory over Nate Diaz at UFC on FOX 13, UFC President Dana White announced at Saturday night's post-fight press conference that dos Anjos, rather than injured No. 1 ranked Khabib Nurmagomedov, will be the next man to challenge lightweight champion Anthony Pettis. "Pettis texted me right after the fight and said ‘wow, [dos Anjos] murdered him. I'm ready to go. I'll fight e read news >>

  • 21 days ago
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UFC president Dana White has anointed Anthony Pettis as the new #1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world ahead of Pettis' co-main event title fight vs. Gilbert Melendez. UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis hasn't fought since the summer of 2013, doesn't have a single title defense to his name in either the WEC or UFC, and otherwise only has three wins against current top 10 lightweights. But those facts aside, Dana White went on Jim Rome's radio show on Friday and proclaimed Pettis as the spo read news >>

  • 22 days ago
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UFC President Dana White has appointed a new fighter atop his personal pound-for-pound list. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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Three years, 61 seconds, and now it's time to get the belt back. Because of how long he was out of action -- he missed almost three full years due to various injuries and setbacks while attempting to recover from those injuries -- it's easy to forget that Dominick Cruz was once one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in the world. In fact, he never lost the bantamweight championship he last successfully defended against current flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson. He simply vacated it due to read news >>

  • 3 months ago
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If you don't think that the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas doesn't want the UFC back in its fold, well, you didn't see their latest ploy to lure the MMA juggernaut back. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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UFC President Dana White says he and Lorenzo Fertitta are willing to do whatever it takes to get Gina Carano into the UFC and straight into a title shot against women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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ATLANTIC CITY – Just three short years ago, UFC President Dana White infamously claimed women would “never” fight in his promotion’s famed octagon. Now, Claudia Gadelha and Tina Lahdemaki kick off the UFC’s second female division.Filed under: (...) read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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UFC president Dana White has high expectations for The Ultimate Fighter 20 all female strawweight cast, and promises a rememberable season of the reality series. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Finally, some good news in the world of MMA. I guess Dana White WAS interested after all. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president announced the latest addition to the women's bantamweight roster via Twitter, revealing that Holly Holm has finally inked a deal with ZUFFA-owned promotion Check it out: Welcome to the UFC @_HOLLYHOLM pic.twitter.com/BxNVy8SYTR — Dana White (@danawhite) July 10, 2014 After an initial meeting with Team Holm back in March, Dana White revealed that things didn read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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UFC President Dana White set the MMA world on fire when he defended the decision of the UFC and Fox Sports to terminate Chael Sonnen's broadcasting contract, but if he plays his cards right, "The American Gangster" could be back. In an interview with MMA Fight Corner's Heidi Fang (at the 5:58 mark), White explained that while the chips are down for Sonnen right now, he could feasibly return to working for the promotion (transcription per Mixedmartialarts.com): "It breaks my heart," [White] said. read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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[autotag]Chael Sonnen[/autotag] remained a fixture in the world of MMA news when the UFC and FOX released him on Monday following a second failed drug test. On Tuesday, UFC President Dana White spoke about the decision he and the UFC were faced with after learning of Sonnen's second failed test. read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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Want to live in a world where Bobby Southworth and Lodune Sincaid are UFC Hall of Famers? Next week is the UFC's big Fan Expo in Las Vegas, where new inductions into the promotion's Hall of Fame will be announced. There's no word on who is officially going to join the likes of Matt Hughes, Chuck Liddell, Mark Coleman, and others in their HOF, but Dana White has a grand idea of who should be in. It's no secret that White is forever grateful for the inaugural cast of The Ultimate Fighter, and in a read news >>

  • 6 months ago
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UFC president Dana White says fighting is in our DNA, but the ease with which World Cup fever dwarfs all else in the sporting world kind of makes you wonder. Ben Fowlkes and Danny Downes debate the ins and outs.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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