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Friday, 07/13/2012, 03:19 pm

Dana White Puts Talks Of Hawaii On Hold | UFC NEWS


UFC has been toying with thoughts of an outdoor event in Hawaii.   The organizers have been keeping the Hawaii in their radar. The state commission of Hawaii instituted a set of rules similar to those held in other areas of the United States.

The rules and sanctioning are in place but post UFC Fuel TV4:  Munoz vs Weidman, UFC President, Dana White said

“It’s going to be awhile.

I’d love to go to Hawaii.  I’d love to go there and do an event; it kind of scares me to be outside. It rains every 15 minutes out there.

It’s not in our plans right now”

The state where MMA is very popular continues to thrive and produces legends like BJ Penn will have to wait.  Plans for a UFC event in Hawaii is on hold.

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17 Responses to “Dana White Puts Talks Of Hawaii On Hold | UFC NEWS”

  1. 'Ekahi says:

    Totally understandable. Halawa valley rains at almost every football game there. Water and Octagon dont’ mix too well.

  2. Eric Oka says:

    damn…. doesnt look good for hawaii folks… too bad we’re limited to certain things…

  3. 808 says:

    So by outdoor, are they talking about Aloha Stadium?

  4. 808 says:

    we all chip in for a huge canvas from walmart stitch um all together and cover the stadium ourselves,should be good to go,lets do dis.

  5. Clay says:

    Come on UFC your going to china. Let’s get everywhere we can in the USA. Some places stil ban it.

  6. Dick Diaz says:

    it is a good time for the UFC to go to hawaii now since they’ve still have a non-retired BJ and quite a few hawaiians that have wins such as Travis Browne, Tavares, Max Holloway, Shane Del Rosario. they can even call Kendall Groove back and KJ Noons. just a thought…

  7. hughes says:

    bring it to new york!!!!!

  8. M says:

    Boooo! Hawaii is one of MMA’s biggest supporters!

  9. Gabi says:

    It wouldn’t be that hard to make a cover for the cage and walk out.

  10. Eric Oka says:

    dana white wants cover too bumbai he gets soggy.

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