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  • 2 years ago
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The UFC's return to Las Vegas' Hard Rock Hotel and Casino from the Palms Casino Resort was the result of a fallout between UFC President Dana White and the Palms. White on Saturday confirmed to MMAjunkie.com the accuracy of a report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal, which stated he cut ties with the venue when his credit limit was cut in half. "I had a little beef with the Palms, and I ripped the UFC out of there," he said with a chuckle. read news >>

  • 10 months ago
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So, you want to be a (expletive) fighter? Take the test... We're getting closer. UFC 172's title fight featuring light heavyweight champion Jon Jones against Glover Teixeira was gaining more notoriety last week because of the efforts made by the Maryland State Athletic Commission to make sure we're getting an even scrap. There were sighs of relief when testosterone replacement therapy (TRT) was banned, starting with the Nevada State Athletic Comission (NSAC), even though there had to be some rea read news >>

  • a year ago
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LAS VEGAS – UFC President Dana White said UFC fighter Donald Cerrone never listens to him anyway, but this one time, he hopes he’ll heed his advice: Don’t move to featherweight.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Donald Cerrone, UFC 167 read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Following several years of UFC events at The Palms in Las Vegas, UFC president Dana White has reportedly severed ties with the casino due to it, at least in part, slashing his credit line. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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NOTTINGHAM, England - Dana White thought he had Daniel Cormier's next opponent all set up. Instead, it was back to the drawing board. Cormier was scheduled to fight former UFC heavyweight champ Frank Mir in about a month in Oklahoma City. But Mir dropped out with an injury, and White and the Zuffa brass went to work on his replacement. White thought it was going to be Matt Mitrione - but the UFC heavyweight turned down the fight earlier this week. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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The lightweight division will move on regardless of how close the outcome of UFC 150's main event between Benson Henderson and Frankie Edgar ends up on the scorecards. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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SYDNEY - UFC president Dana White has always contended that as a promoter, it's not his job to tell his fighters what they can and can't do in terms of career direction. That said, White remains confident he knows the best decision for former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar as he looks to rebound from a UFC 144 loss. White, who today promised Edgar an immediate shot at the featherweight title if he's willing to make the drop, still believes "The Answer" should be at 145 pounds read news >>

  • 4 days ago
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UFC PR boss Dave Sholler just tweeted out a picture of the former UFC HW champ talking to Zuffa president Dana White during UFC 184. Lesnar's current deal with the WWE expires in a few weeks could a return to the Octagon be in Brock's future? Only days after skipping out on a scheduled appearance on WWE's Monday Night Raw, former UFC Heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar flew out to California to catch UFC 184 and speak with Dana White. The UFC president has made no secret of his desire to get Lesnar b read news >>

  • 10 days ago
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"We're going to move a lot faster than baseball did. They are hitting a ball with a stick, who cares? You have two human beings going in to compete in combat sports and if one is using performance enhancing drugs (PEDs), it's incredibly dangerous." While the hot topic in mixed martial arts (MMA) over the last few months has been performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) being at the root of one failed drug test after another, Major League Baseball (MLB) has been dealing with a major PED issue for the l read news >>

  • a month ago
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UFC President Dana White confirmed at the post-fight press conference that top light-heavyweights Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson will both be offered separate fights for their next in-cage appearance. As two of the top competitors in a noticeably shallow light-heavyweight division, many fans and pundits anticipated a potential match-up between Alexander Gustafsson and Daniel Cormier for sometime in the first half of 2015. However, during Saturday night's post-fight press conference, UFC read news >>

  • a month ago
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Vitor Belfort wants an interim UFC middleweight title shot. Or wait a minute, maybe he doesn’t. read news >>

  • a month ago
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Kelvin Gastelum and John Lineker, who badly missed weight for their UFC 183 fights against Tyron Woodley and Ian McCall, respectively, will have to move up in weight for their next fights. Lineker has missed weight four times in eight UFC appearances, while Gastelum has failed to make twice in six UFC fights. Following the weigh-ins Friday in Las Vegas, UFC president Dana White told Combate that both fighters have no option but move up. "Lineker will never fight at flyweight again. He will have read news >>

  • a month ago
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Dana White has confirmed to Globo that he will force both John Lineker and Kelvin Gastelum to move up in weight after both failed to make weight at UFC 183. The weigh-ins for tonight's UFC 183: Silva vs. Diaz PPV were something of a debacle, with both Welterweight Kelvin Gastelum and Flyweight John Lineker badly missing weight. Gastelum weighed in at 180 pounds, 10 pounds over the Welterweight limit, with Lineker in at 130, 5 pounds over the limit at Flyweight. Now, Dana White has confirmed that read news >>

  • a month ago
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Another rough weight cut for UFC 183 co-headliner Kelvin Gastelum has apparently resulted in hospitalization for the welterweight contender. Kelvin Gastelum is one of the sport's fastest rising prospects and now a top 10 welterweight. But with roughly an hour to go before the UFC 183 weigh-ins, Bleacher Report's Jeremy Botter has reported via Twitter that Gastelum has once again come across issues with his weight cut, and this time it has resulted in hospitalization. However, according to UFC pr read news >>

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