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  • 2 years ago
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MINNEAPOLIS - UFC President Dana White said he was willing to pay an "astronomical amount of money" to bail Jeremy Stephens out of jail in time to compete at Friday's UFC on FX 5 event. Stephens was arrested by the Minneapolis Police Department hours before the event. While many wondered why White was seemingly jumping through hoops to take care of the incarcerated fighter, the UFC boss said the reason was simple: Stephens insists he is innocent, and White has no reason not to believ read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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MINNEAPOLIS - UFC President Dana White said he was willing to pay an "astronomical amount of money" to bail Jeremy Stephens out of jail in time to compete at Friday's UFC on FX 5 event. Stephens was arrested by the Minneapolis Police Department hours before the event. While many wondered why White was seemingly jumping through hoops to take care of the incarcerated fighter, the UFC boss said the reason was simple: Stephens insists he is innocent, and White has no reason not to believ read news >>

  • a year ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO – Dana White won't reveal whether or not he intends to bring current Bellator MMA welterweight champ Ben Askren to the octagon, but after his near-miss with Eddie Alvarez, the UFC boss admits he's not a fan of that promotion's fighter contracts. read news >>

  • a year ago
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BOSTON – Dana White is no stranger to political battles, but the latest efforts from Boston City Council President Steve Murphy – a man White refers to as a "jackass" – have left the UFC president particularly incensed. read news >>

  • a year ago
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SAN JOSE, Calif. – UFC President Dana White said he's spoken with Matt Mitrione, and he's no longer upset at the heavyweight following his unfortunate transphobic remarks. However, Mitrione is still on indefinite suspension, and he was issued a significant fine, to boot. read news >>

  • a year ago
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If UFC President Dana White has his say, UFC fighters won't be giving interviews other than the weeks leading up to their next bout, and, presumably, right after they step out of the cage, after Matt Mitrione's Monday comments about Fallon Fox. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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UFC lightweight Jeremy Stephens is in for a long legal battle after being arrested on an outstanding warrant for an assault charge in Des Moines, Iowa from 2011. read news >>

  • 2 years ago
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Just hours prior to his UFC on FX 5 collision with Yves Edwards, lightweight Jeremy Stephens was arrested in Minneapolis. However, the development will not prevent “Lil’ Heathen” from competing at tonight’s event, according to UFC President Dana White. read news >>

  • 3 years ago
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PITTSBURGH - UFC president Dana White is sticking to his guns. One day after publicly releasing Nate Marquardt from his UFC contract following his failure to earn medical clearance from the Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission, White came on Versus' "UFC on Versus 4 Pre-Fight Show" to make his first public comment about the move. While he shed little light on the subject, White argued that his decision was both fair and final. read news >>

  • 13 days ago
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Two fighters failed to make weight for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night event in Bloomfield, Colo., and UFC president Dana White says there will be consequences for showing up heavy. read news >>

  • 20 days ago
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RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil -- UFC president Dana White says the promotion won’t make a dime off the Reebok deal, and all the money will go directly to the fighters. Fabricio Werdum, recently crowned UFC interim heavyweight champion, is excited about it. "Vai Cavalo", who scored a second-round knockout over Mark Hunt to win the UFC interim title in Mexico City in November, believes that the deal is good for the fighters, but only the ones ranked in the top 10 of the official UFC rankings. "It’s not 1 read news >>

  • 27 days ago
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With UFC 183 coming to a close late last night (Sat., Jan. 31, 2015), featuring former Middleweight champion, Anderson Silva, taking on former No. 1 Welterweight title contender, Nick Diaz, in a "super" pay-per-view (PPV) main event, company president Dana White gathered the cast and crew of "Silva vs. Diaz" inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, to break down all the mixed martial arts (MMA) action. Watch Silva, Tyron Woodley, Kelvin Gastelum and many more take the dais to wrap UFC read news >>

  • a month 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 >>

  • a month ago
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After putting together a below average 3-4 record under the ZUFFA banner, the one-time Ultimate Fighter (TUF) hopeful and former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight Cody McKenzie was handed his walking papers. But he's not going quietly. The "AK Kid" wanted to make sure the mixed martial arts (MMA) community knew what kind of businessman was in charge of running the world's largest combat sports promotion, and even offered to throw down against the UFC president for free. From his read news >>

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