UFC president Dana White doesn’t hold it against Gilbert Melendez for going to Bellator to field an offer and find out his worth on the open market. Although he believes that if Melendez ends up signing a deal with the Viacom-owned promotion, it will be the last place he ever fights in his mixed martial arts career.

“If he [expletive] signs a deal with those guys, he ain’t going anywhere,” said White during a media scrum on Thursday. “Nobody can get out of those [expletive] deals they have. And Viacom will [expletive] sue you until you [expletive] bleed.

“Everyone wants to talk about the UFC, like we’re bullies, whatever. They’re the [expletive] bullies over there. And they’ve got these contracts that you cannot get out of.”

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

UFC boss Dana White watched Ortiz-Sonnen at Bellator 170 – and 'there's no way in hell' it was fixed

  • 19 days ago
  • 120 views

We’re 10 days removed from Tito Ortiz’s submission of Chael Sonnen in his retirement fight at Bellator 170, and there’s still just a little bit of talk left over for it. Filed under: Bellator, Featur read news >>

UFC President Dana White on 'TUF 8' winner: 'Bellator is a good place for Ryan Bader'

  • 17 days ago
  • 240 views

HOUSTON – The most tenured light heavyweight fighter in UFC history officially will be taking his talents elsewhere. Filed under: Bellator, News, UFC read news >>

Dana White: Misha Cirkunov done in UFC after 'flaking out' on new contract

  • 9 days ago
  • 121 views

Rising light heavyweight Misha Cirkunov will apparently not be back in the UFC anytime soon after contract discussions with the free agent went sour, according to UFC President Dana White.Filed under read news >>

Georges St-Pierre signs new UFC deal; Dana White says potential comeback fights abound

  • 3 days ago
  • 12 views

One of the greatest MMA fighters of all time is set to make his return to the octagon after a more than three-year absence.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

Georges St.-Pierre Returns to UFC on New Contract After over 2-Year Absence

  • 3 days ago
  • 11 views

UFC fans have wondered if and when Georges St-Pierre would return to the sport since he left more than two years ago. They reportedly have their answer. According to Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles read news >>

MMAjunkie Radio (1 p.m. ET): Recapping UFC Fight Night 105 and Bellator 172

  • 16 hours ago
  • 1 views

MMAjunkie Radio kicks off today at 1 p.m. ET (10 a.m. PT), and the guys are taking your calls as they recap this weekend’s busy schedule.Filed under: Bellator, News, UFC read news >>

Josh Koscheck on Bellator, Wonderboy Thompson and Dana White's Old Voice Mails

  • 5 days ago
  • 3 views

Remember back when Josh Koscheck was the UFC’s ultimate heel? When he was feuding with Georges St-Pierre and whomever else he faced, camera crews fell all over themselves to record the Kos flying in read news >>

Dana White's White Whale: The UFC Chased Fedor for Years, but He Always Got Away

  • 6 days ago
  • 0 views

The massive, stoic Russian perched on a chaise lounge in blissful comfort on a gorgeous beach. It was July 2009, and Fedor Emelianenko, the baddest man on the planet, was on holiday. He should have b read news >>

UFC boss Dana White says Nate Diaz has fight offer – and Nick Diaz turned down a pair

  • 17 days ago
  • 58 views

HOUSTON – UFC President Dana White says he’s offered Nate Diaz a fight. Against whom, exactly, is anyone’s guess.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

Can Bellator surpass the UFC as MMA's dominant brand? Bellator fighters – and the boss – weigh in

  • 3 days ago
  • 4 views

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Since its inception, the UFC has been the clear dominant brand in MMA, staving off challenges from the likes of PRIDE and Strikeforce to keep its place at the top of the sport. Can read news >>