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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 >>

  • 9 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 >>

  • 2 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 >>

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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 >>

  • 2 hours 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 >>

  • 19 hours 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 >>

  • 6 days ago
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The UFC on Fox 14 main event between Anthony "Rumble" Johnson and Alexander Gustafsson was billed as a top contender's match to decide the next in line to face light heavyweight champion Jon Jones. While UFC executives are often quick to renege on those promises, the UFC is being good to its word...for now, at least. UFC President Dana White took to Twitter immediately after the fight: This is a scary man!! @anthony_rumble vs jonnybones for @ufc LHW title http://t.co/XoGTpMd4ft — Dana White (@da read news >>

  • 10 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 >>

  • 16 days ago
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A one-night stay in rehab for cocaine? UFC President Dana White has refuted that characterization of UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 29 days ago
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LAS VEGAS - A deciding trilogy fight is on tap between UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler and former champion Johny Hendricks. UFC president Dana White confirmed the news Thursday with reporters at the MGM Grand. "We just feel like the trilogy makes sense," White said. "Do the third fight between these two." Montreal's Rory MacDonald had been initially promised the next shot at the welterweight title, but between the razor-thin margin in the two Lawler-Hendricks fights and the fact Lawler a read news >>

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