- 3 years ago
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UFC President Dana White on Thursday announced that UFC 140 will be headlined by a light heavyweight title confrontation between Jon Jones and Lyoto Machida read news >>
- 2 years ago
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TORONTO - Another UFC pay-per-view event, another roundtable session with UFC president Dana White.
Following today's pre-event press conference in Toronto, the UFC boss
held court with a handful of reporters to discuss a variety of topics.
While MMAjunkie.com already published full reports
on the future of Strikeforce, the status of Anderson Silva and White's
thoughts on Rashad Evans, the UFC head also discusses Georges St-Pierre,
Jason "Mayhem" Miller, Fedor Emelianenko, B.J. Penn an read news >>
So the heavier men, Chris Weidman and Vitor Belfort, get headlining duties. Ronda Rousey is without a doubt one of the biggest draws in mixed martial arts (MMA) today. So why is the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion not headlining pay-per-view (PPV) events? Because she weighs a measly 135 pounds, according to company president Dana White. Before you get all riled up and start crying foul, dive in to see White's explanation to UFC's The Download. "It has nothing t read news >>
- 4 months ago
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If you don't ask, you never know, right? Help wanted: New "guy in UFCs production truck." Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) ringside announcer, Joe Rogan, put women's Bantamweight champion, Ronday Rousey, on the spot during a post-victory interview after she smashed Alexis Davis in 16 seconds (read fight recap here) in UFC 175's co-main event. And it didn't go over too well. Rogan -- at the behest of some poor soul "in the production truck" -- asked "Rowdy" if she would be interested in makin read news >>
- 6 months ago
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UFC President Dana White, talking to the assembled media at UFC 173, broke some interesting news regarding the promotion's upcoming event in China, that UFC Fight Night 48 (also known as UFC: Macau 3) will be headlined by a middleweight tilt between perennial contender Michael Bisping and former Strikeforce champion Cung Le. It's an interesting, exciting bout between two seasoned strikers looking to cement their spots in the division. Bisping has long been one of the highest-profile fighters in read news >>
- 11 months ago
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Ronda Rousey vs. Sara McMann, according to Dana White, will headline UFC 170 on Feb. 22 in Las Vegas. read news >>
TORONTO – When Dana White talks, it seems he wishes there was some other way to put it. Alas, there isn't. If Dominick Cruz isn't ready to compete in early 2014, he's going to lose his belt. read news >>
The UFC returns to the Great White North on Saturday as the octagon is set to touch down at Toronto's Air Canada Centre for "UFC 165: Jones vs. Gustafsson." Let's dig a little deeper into the numbers surrounding the 26 fighters on the card. read news >>
UFC on FOX 8 main-eventer and flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson holds the dubious honor of being the only current champ to never have headlined a pay-per-view event. But that could change soon, according to UFC President Dana White. read news >>
WINNIPEG – The title fight between UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson will headline UFC 165 in Toronto. read news >>
UFC President Dana White is fond of saying his promotion would hold a fight card in Canada every weekend if it could.
At minimum, they'll settle for twice a year.
UFC Director of Canadian Operations Tom Wright today said that annual cards are targeted for Montreal in March and Toronto in September.
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