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Sep 21, 2011 7:40 am

Dana White Confirms Lesnar vs. Overeem Winner Gets Title Shot

“Yeah, it is (a number one contender fight). That’s a crazy fight. Imagine when those two square off at the weigh-ins. It’s going to be awesome. I’m excited for that fight too. I’m excited to see, and I know the fans are too, I’m excited to see what Alistair Overeem has. People can yap and...

Sep 12, 2011 3:08 pm

Dana White Comments on Diaz vs. Penn

“To tell you the truth, the excuses he gave me made no sense. You’ve interviewed Nick Diaz before. You know what I’m talking about. But I started thinking about this: This kid is a real fighter and I love the BJ Penn-Nick Diaz fight. He always does show up to fight. We have trouble with...

Sep 8, 2011 10:30 am

UFC President Dana White Promises Japanese Fans An Amazing Experience In 2012

After more than a decade, the wait is finally over. The Ultimate Fighting Championship confirmed at a Tokyo press conference today that 2012 will mark the return of the world famous Octagon to Japan. Japan’s Saitama Super Arena will host a blockbuster UFC event on February 26, 2012. It will serve as the organization’s first...

Jul 17, 2015 10:20 am

Dr. White? Jose Aldo Dismisses Dana’s False Injury Claims

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is still answering questions about his rib injury, the one that forced him to pull out of UFC 189. White said, in a fan Q&A, that Aldo never had a fractured rib, just a bruised one and that the injury shown in the photos Aldo released was an old one....

May 19, 2016 9:32 pm

Video | Conor McGregor discusses last night’s meeting with Dana and Lorenzo

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was a guest on ESPN's SportsCenter late Thursday night, where he detailed his recent business meeting with Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta. "Mystic Mac" had dinner with the UFC bosses on Wednesday evening in Los Angeles and told ESPN that his relationship with the UFC is currently "in a good...

Apr 24, 2016 4:27 pm

Source: “It was Lorenzo who made the call on McGregor, Dana wasn’t involved”

The MMA world was left in complete shock earlier this week when current UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor tweeted that he had decided to “retire young” and was done with fighting. Shortly after that, the UFC announced that they had pulled “Mystic Mac” from his scheduled UFC 200 rematch with Nate Diaz which was expected...

Feb 25, 2016 7:02 pm

Faber: Dana was ‘pushing’ for me to get the McGregor fight, but Conor opted for Diaz

When news broke that UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos had suffered an injury and was forced to pull out of his UFC 196 main event fight with Conor McGregor, many fighters decided to throw their name in the hat for the short-notice fight. Former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber was one of those fighters. Unfortunately...

Jan 29, 2016 8:12 am

White fires back at ‘delusional’ Mayweather over racism comments

Recently Floyd Mayweather stated that he believed Ronda Rousey and Conor McGregor are so adored by fans despite their heavy trash talk because of their skin color. While Mayweather certainly caught criticism for the comments, including McGregor stating that there are people buried in the desert for less, UFC President Dana White fired back at...

Jan 25, 2016 10:54 am

Future UFC fighters? Crazy Kids Fighting -MMA- Video: Dana needs to watch this!

If your looking for some MMA action, you found it. You just wouldn’t expect it from these two kids as they put on a pretty entertaining scrap. With Dana White’s new program, -Looking for a fight- he might want to have someone keep tabs on these two, you never know what either one of these...

Jan 15, 2016 9:34 am

WATCH! Dana gets put on the hot seat and is asked if he is on steroids

UFC President Dana White made another appearance on “Off the Record” and was asked some tough and entertaining questions. Check out the video where Dana talks about Ronda Rousey’s future, UFC 200, Jon Jones fighting for the heavyweight title, and with his recent muscled physique being shown at the beach, if he is on steroids...

Jan 12, 2016 6:21 pm

White: UFC 200 would be “cutting it too close” for Rousey

While fight fans have been hopeful that we would get to see a Holly Holm vs. Ronda Rousey rematch at UFC 200, it appears the odds have decreased significantly with this recent bit of information. It’s no secret that Rousey planned to film several movies before returning to the Octagon, however UFC President Dana White...

Jan 7, 2016 3:31 pm

Rockhold teases Weidman rematch: “He’s been harassing Dana”

Luke Rockhold has yet to figure out who he will be facing in his first middleweight title defense. While Yoel Romero defeated Jacare Souza at UFC 194 to become the #1 contender at middleweight, many want to see Chris Weidman given an immediate rematch given his dominance as a champion. Rockhold spoke to Fox Sports...

Dec 4, 2015 8:31 am

White discusses injury bug, how to fix it

We don’t want to jinx anything…but there are some big fights coming up at the end of 2015, and the beginning of 2016. With that being said, it’s understandable for the UFC brass to be concerned with the good old ‘injury bug’ which has been plaguing MMA even more so than ever the last year....

Nov 18, 2015 11:36 am

White recounts visiting Jedrzejczyk, Letourneau and Rousey in hospital

UFC 193 was an action packed night of fights. Specifically the co-main event and main event. In the co-main event Joanna Jedrzejczyk went to war with Valerie Letourneau for 25 minutes to defend her UFC women’s strawweight championship. In the main event Holly Holm put on a flawless performance against Ronda Rousey to capture the...

Nov 17, 2015 8:07 am

White: Rousey will “be a savage” when she gets over loss to Holm

When Holly Holm knocked out Ronda Rousey on Saturday many began to question what Rousey’s plans would be going forward after such a brutal and devastating loss. Rousey had stated before the fight that she was planning to take a break until UFC 200, however no announcement in regards to Rousey potentially being on the...

Nov 14, 2015 1:31 pm

White addresses Aldo potentially no-showing UFC 194 rumors

Earlier this week Chael Sonnen revealed that his sources down in Brazil weren’t too confident that Jose Aldo would show up for his UFC 194 title unification bout with Conor McGregor next month. While Sonnen admitted that he didn’t want to start a rumor, and that he was merely passing on information from his contacts...

Nov 14, 2015 6:41 am

White refutes rumors of staged Rousey-Holm scuffle

Yesterday at the UFC 193 weigh-ins Ronda Rousey and Holly Holm got into a brief scuffle that came as a result of Holm resting her fist on Rousey’s face during the staredown. UFC President Dana White separated the two before things got out of hand, and defused the situation, however he still believes he didn’t...