- 3 years ago
- 1211 views
VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Another major MMA event, another set of confusing score cards.
Following Saturday night's UFC 131 event in Vancouver, British Columbia,
Canada, UFC president Dana White took dead aim on a few judges'
decisions he deemed unforgivable, suggesting those officials not be
utilized in MMA competition ever again.
However, White also laid high praise on one referee from Saturday
night's card, who the UFC boss said proved once again (well, twice actually)
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- 3 years ago
- 298 views
A couple of incidents at UFC 131 made the case for UFC President Dana White to once again proclaim referee Herb Dean as the best in the business.
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- 4 months ago
- 56 views
CINCINNATI – UFC President Dana White is quick to point out poor officiating, but in the case of veteran referee Herb Dean, he’s happy to point good performances, too.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
- 7 months ago
- 141 views
NEWARK, N.J. – Count UFC President Dana White among those who think UFC 169′s main event between bantamweight champ Renan Barao and Urijah Faber was stopped early by the UFC’s most visible referee. Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Dana White, Renan Barao, UFC (...) read news >>
- 3 years ago
- 616 views
Michihiro Omigawa will get a win bonus for his UFC 131 controversial loss to Darren Elkins and UFC president Dana White calls for something to be done about mixed martial arts scoring. Read More >> read news >>
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 >>
UFC President Dana White apologized on Tuesday for the breach of protocol that resulted in the removal of judge Howard Hughes from subsequent officiating at UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau, China and drew criticism as a conflict of interest in regards to a promoter directly affecting the outcome of his organization's fights. "It's no secret how fired up I get when there's bad judging. But I have to apologize the judge Hughes," White told reporters in Mexico City. "I did get some misinformation. He d read news >>
Just hours after the UFC formally apologized for a recent judging flap, UFC President Dana White issued an apology of his own.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Think UFC can't influence judging? Think again. If you are not happy with the officiating, simply remove the offending judge (or judges). That's the kind of power you have as a promoter when you travel abroad and are not subject to the rules and regulations of a local athletic commission. Such is the case with UFC Fight Night 48, which took place last Saturday (Aug. 23, 2014) in Macau, China (results here). With no sanctioning body to oversee the fights, UFC acted as its own commission, which me read news >>
- a month ago
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Because according to White, the statute of limitations has run out on any and all associations with ZUFFA. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White was on vacation in Bora Bora when news broke that one of his former fighters, "War Machine," was connected to the brutal assault that left pron star Christy Mack (and this guy) hospitalized with severe injuries (see the photos here). And he's not too happy with the media for calling War Machine -- aka Jon Koppenhaver -- an "ex-UFC fi read news >>
- 2 months ago
- 57 views
Pay-per-view numbers are down, the UFC is struggling to find a slew of stars to promote and interest seems to be waning. Yet, UFC president Dana White wants everyone to know that business is still booming. Speaking to Yahoo Sports'Kevin Iole (h/t Bloody Elbow's Brent Brookhouse), White let everyone know that the UFC is chugging along and is bigger and better than ever before. This business has never been bigger and never been crazier. ... I hear all this [expletive] about the Fight Pass cards, b read news >>