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Jun 4, 2016 9:24 am

VIDEO | Dana White discusses new weigh-in procedure

Fight fans were rather confused Friday afternoon during the UFC 199 weigh-ins when fighters skipped stepping on the scales to weigh-in, and went straight to staredowns after having their pre-recorded weights read. Under the new California weigh-in policy, fighters have a period of several hours in which they can weigh-in earlier in the day. The...

Jun 3, 2016 12:15 pm

Dana White says If you are fighter complaining about money, it’s your own fault

Fighter pay is always a hot topic. UFC President Dana White is always included in the subject and recently spoke about it as Colin Cowherd brought it up with White during his Thursday appearance on “The Herd.” “When you’re the boss . . . you’re never going to be the most popular guy,” White said....

Jun 2, 2016 12:07 pm

Dana White can’t make Nate Diaz vs Conor McGregor 2 happen

A rematch with Nate Diaz is the fight Conor McGregor wants the most at this point. “The Notorious” wants their second meeting under the same rules and conditions as their initial bout at UFC 196, which took place back in March where Diaz was able to submit McGregor in the second round. McGregor wants the...


Jun 2, 2016 12:05 pm

VIDEO | Dana White reacts to shootout Valentina Shevchenko shootout

News broke earlier this week that UFC women’s bantamweight Valentina Shevchenko was at a chicken shop in Peru when an armed robbery took place. Without missing a beat, Shevchenko’s coach left into action, pulling out a firearm and shooting one of the robbers. Unfortunately, he was also his by return fire from the men, and...

May 31, 2016 9:10 am

VIDEO | ‘UFC Embedded: Episode 2’ – Surprise call from Dana White, training, and more

This Saturday in Inglewood California, Luke Rockhold & Michael Bisping will have their highly anticipated rematch, this time for the UFC middleweight championship. In addition, Urijah Faber & Dominick Cruz will square off in a highly anticipated trilogy fight for the UFC bantamweight championship. All that, and much more, goes down at UFC 199. Ahead...

May 20, 2016 9:15 pm

Dana White: ‘I didn’t have a good day in Stockton’

Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta made their way out to Stockton, California on Friday to meet with Nate Diaz. Just a couple days before getting to Stockton, White and Fertitta met with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor for dinner. The meeting looked to go over well as both McGregor and White were all smiles upon...

May 20, 2016 4:14 pm

Report: Dana White storms out of lunch meeting with Nate Diaz in Stockton

UFC heads met with Conor McGregor on Wednesday night to discuss booking his next fight and from the looks of both Dana White and “The Notorious” after their meeting, everything went really well. White and UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta apparently met with Nate Diaz Friday in Stockton, California to meet over lunch to discuss booking...

May 20, 2016 1:32 am

VIDEO | FS1’s Jay and Dan narrate Floyd Mayweather crashing Conor McGregor and Dana White’s dinner meeting

Things got crazy when @FloydMayweather showed up to @TheNotoriousMMA & @DanaWhite's secret dinner in Beverly Hills!https://t.co/n7I7oqNIFa — FSLive: #JayAndDan (@foxsportslive) May 20, 2016 A dinner meeting between UFC President Dana White, UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor took place on Wednesday night. Everyone was curious on what the meeting was about,...

May 19, 2016 5:31 pm

PHOTO | Dana White all smiles after meeting with Conor McGregor

Earlier this week, UFC President Dana White and UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta joined UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor for dinner to discuss McGregor’s next fight. While the champ was initially slated to fight Nate Diaz at UFC 200 in a welterweight showdown, he was then pulled from the card for refusing to fulfill his media...

May 19, 2016 10:42 am

PHOTO | Dana White all smiles after meeting with Conor McGregor

UFC President Dana White announced Wednesday on ESPN’s SportsCenter that he would be having dinner with Conor McGregor to arrange his next fight in the UFC. The two were caught on video leaving their dinner meeting and McGregor looked to be in good spirits, despite their disagreement with UFC 200 and being pulled off the...

May 19, 2016 8:26 am

VIDEO | Conor McGregor and Dana White meet over dinner to discuss next fight

Since UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was pulled off UFC 200 for refusing to fulfill his media obligations, there has been much speculation as to how great the rift was between he and the UFC brass. In addition, many were wondering how long it would take McGregor to return to the Octagon following the incident,...

May 18, 2016 5:21 pm

Dana White gives the latest update on booking Conor McGregor’s next fight

Despite all the buzz of a boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, UFC President Dana White is working on the next UFC fight for “The Notorious.” White appeared on ESPN’s SportsCenter on Wednesday to announce Luke Rockhold would be fighting Michael Bisping at UFC 199 after Chris Weidman was forced out of the...

May 14, 2016 9:11 am

Dana White reflects on decision to pull Conor McGregor from UFC 200

The MMA world was left in shock when UFC President Dana White announced that UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor had been pulled from his scheduled bout against Nate Diaz at UFC 200, arguably the UFC’s biggest card in history. While there was much speculation as to whether or not the UFC brass would eventually give...

May 13, 2016 9:00 am

Dana White explains why Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather is “impossible”

While initially the potential boxing match between Floyd Mayweather & Conor McGregor was reported as being close to finalized, since then several reports have emerged that indicate the matchup likely won’t happen. While UFC President Dana White has said that if Mayweather wants to box McGregor, he should call him, he also believes that the...

May 12, 2016 9:18 pm

VIDEO | Dana White opens up on reports of UFC’s sale

Recently, news emerged that the UFC was close to finalizing an agreement to sell the promotion to a bidder who was reported to pay nearly $4 billion. While the MMA world quickly ate up the news, UFC President Dana White was quick to shut down the reports, explaining that the UFC isn’t for sale. He...

May 12, 2016 9:11 pm

VIDEO | Dana White discusses Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

There have been conflicting reports regarding a potential boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. While initial reports were that a fight was close to being finalized, reports then emerged that the fight was entirely fake. Then, Floyd Mayweather spoke about the fight in an interview, revealing that it is a possibility. Following that,...

May 11, 2016 10:43 am

VIDEO | Dana White talks Conor McGregor, UFC sale and Floyd Mayweather fight

UFC President Dana White addressed a lot of big issues for the media and fans of mixed martial arts on Wednesday. With recent news of the UFC being up for sale to the ongoing story of Conor McGregor vs. the UFC with Nate Diaz stuck in the middle, White addressed a lot of the information...

May 11, 2016 9:30 am

Dana White on UFC sale rumors: “We are working on a deal”

Rumors have been flying for quite some time now that state that the UFC brass is currently shopping around for a buyer for the promotion. While a detailed report emerged earlier this week that says 4 buyers have emerged in the bidding war for the biggest MMA promotion on the planet, UFC President Dana White...

May 11, 2016 9:22 am

Dana White opens up on relationship with Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor certainly threw the UFC a bit of a curveball last month when he refused to fulfill his media obligations for his UFC 200 fight with Nate Diaz on July 9th. McGregor tweeted that he was retired, which was followed up by an announcement from the UFC that McGregor had been pulled from the...

May 11, 2016 9:09 am

Dana White looking to help make Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor happen

Over the course of the last week or so, countless reports and updates have emerged regarding a potential boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather. While initially no one believed that a boxing match between the two was possible given McGregor’s current contract with the UFC, now it appears that UFC President Dana White...

May 10, 2016 9:40 pm

Dana White reacts to rumors of the UFC’s sale

Tuesday evening, a report was published which revealed that 4 bidders have emerged to purchase the UFC. While the report from ESPN also revealed that the UFC owners were in “advanced talks” to sell the promotion, that isn’t the case according to UFC President Dana White. White revealed to the Las Vegas Review-Journal that the...

May 6, 2016 12:01 pm

Dana White responds to Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather boxing match reports

Friday had a lot of MMA and boxing fans excited as a report from U.K. tabloid, The Sun claimed that Floyd Mayweather Jr. would be coming out of retirement for a boxing match with UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. The report claimed that it would be another huge payday for Mayweather, but would give the...

Apr 28, 2016 8:12 am

VIDEO | John Kavanagh shows hilarious UFC 200 negotiations with Dana White

Since Conor McGregor was pulled from UFC 200, there has been much speculation as to whether or not the UFC will give in and put Conor McGregor back on UFC 2OO. While McGregor Tweeted that the UFC agreed to a deal, the UFC brass quickly shot down the Tweet, revealing that no sort of agreement...

Apr 27, 2016 1:29 pm

VIDEO | Dana White is asked how much UFC 200 is losing without Conor McGregor

Fans and the media keep questioning the UFC’s decision to pull Conor McGregor off UFC 200. With McGregor having record numbers and currently the biggest draw in the UFC, people can’t get over the fact that the UFC is not budging on their decision to pull “The Notorious” from the significant card. UFC President Dana...

Apr 27, 2016 12:35 pm

Dana White says Conor McGregor knew the deal for UFC 200

Even with Conor McGregor nowhere in sight for the UFC 200 press conferences taking place, a lot of questions are still coming up about “The Notorious.” Many were shocked last week when the UFC announced that they had to pull McGregor off the significant UFC 200 card in July after “The Notorious” refused to take...