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Jul 7, 2015 4:40 pm

RECORD BREAKING! White Says UFC 189 Is The Biggest Gate In U.S. History

UFC president Dana White had big expectations for UFC 189 and even with Jose Aldo dropping out, it looks like those expectations are still being reached. On The Jim Rome Show, White revealed that after it was announced Aldo was out and Mendes was win, more tickets were sold. “What’s crazy is, that fight [Aldo-McGregor]...

Jul 5, 2015 8:46 am

White Praises Jedrzejczyk, Details her first Meeting with Rousey

There’s no doubt about it: Joanna Jedrzejczyk is becoming a superstar in the UFC. Jedrzejczyk last performance in the octagon saw her decimate Jessica Penne while successfully defending her UFC Women’s Strawweight Championship. Apparently, UFC President Dana White wasn’t the only fan of Jedrzejczyk as she walked into the room for Reebok’s unveiling of the...

Jul 1, 2015 12:17 pm

Dana’s Dissapointed — ‘We Spent A Lot Of Money On Aldo vs. McGregor’

UFC president Dana White probably isn’t feeling so great right now. He announced last night that champion Jose Aldo has pulled out of his scheduled fight with Conor McGregor at UFC 189 and that Chad Mendes would be stepping in to fight McGregor for the interim title. McGregor and Mendes is still an awesome fight,...


Jun 19, 2015 6:57 am

White Defends Reebok — ‘Fighters just scared of change’

Since the UFC and Reebok announced their new sponsorship deal, many fighters have voiced their displeasure about it’s pay scale. UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo labelled the deal as ‘shit’, while top contenders such as Gegard Mousasi and Miesha Tate have stated that they stand to lose around 90% of their income because of it....

Jun 19, 2015 6:27 am

White Confirms Arlovski or Miocic As Next HW Title Challenger

Fabricio Werdum (20-5-1 MMA) became the undisputed UFC heavyweight champion last weekend in Mexico City, this after he submitted Cain Velasquez in the third-round of their title unification bout at UFC 180. After Werdum’s stunning victory, many fans were left wondering who would be next to challenge the newly crowned “Badddest man on the planet.”...

Jun 18, 2015 1:00 pm

#TBT — Nick Diaz Ditches Dana’s Press Conference And All Hell Breaks Loose

Diaz brothers, what would MMA and the UFC be without them? Probably a lot less entertaining and exciting. There are plenty of reasons to appreciate Nick and Nate, whether it be there fighting style, or just their anyone-anywehre attitude, but another thing fans can expect from the Diaz’s is the unexpected. Back at UFC 137,...

Jun 17, 2015 5:30 pm

“Hey Dana! When I beat Cyborg Can I Have…”

Hey, it’s worth a shot. Invicta FC’s Faith Van Duin will fight Cris Cyborg in July for the featherweight title. It’s obviously a tough task, and Duin thinks that if she can accomplish it then she should get a little special something from UFC president Dana White. Check out her request below: How about some...

Jun 16, 2015 7:02 am

White: ‘Werdum GOAT? Slow Down’––WATCH NOW

UFC president Dana White wants to slow down on the whole ‘Fabricio Werdum is the greatest heavyweight of all time’. Yes he beat Fedor and yes he just beat Cain Velasquez, but White isn’t ready to give the new champ the GOAT tag. What do you guys think? Chad Mendes Strips, Gets VanZant Flustered During...

Jun 14, 2015 12:15 pm

White: ‘No Matter What Gastelum Says, I Won’t Believe He’ll Make 170’

Kelvin Gastelum made his return to the middleweight division at “UFC 188” when he fought veteran Nate Marquardt on the main card. Gastelum looked impressive and forced Marquardt’s corner to call the fight in between the second and third rounds. Gastelum expressed interest in a welterweight return prior to this bout with Marquardt, but UFC...

Jun 10, 2015 9:23 am

Rothwell: ‘I Don’t Think Dana Even Watches UFC’

Big Ben Rothwell feels like the UFC isn’t paying any attention to him, and it’s just not fair. That is basically the summary of what he said while being a guest on The MMA Hour. Rothwell said that he was disappointed and felt kind of ‘gypped’ because Dana White, Joe Silva and Joe Rogan were...

Jun 4, 2015 7:27 am

Presidential Address — White Talks Reebok, Drugs, And Upcoming UFC Fights

Here from Dana White, as he covers all the current MMA topics including fighter unions, Reebok deal, fighters complaining, drug testing, and big fights approaching. One stop shop for all the Dana White you can handle. BJPENN.COM ALL-ACCESS! UFC 188 – Gilbert Melendez Media Day! — WATCH!

Jun 4, 2015 4:09 am

White: ‘Drug Testing Policy Is Not Good For Business’

Dana White talked about the financial side of the new drug testing program on ‘UFC Tonight’ “There’s no business upside, but a massive upside for the sport. It’s the right thing for the sport and for the athletes. If you take a kid who has a ton of potential and get him on PEDs, you...

Jun 2, 2015 5:30 am

White: UFC Working On Event In Puerto Rico, Cuba In The Future

UFC president Dana White says the UFC has big plans for the future, including a trip to Cuba. In an interview with Palm Beach Post, White talked about the UFC’s ever expanding process and says there are big plans in the works for other countries. When asked about the potential for Cuba White had this...

May 30, 2015 7:45 am

White: Jose Aldo HATES Conor McGregor

UFC president Dana White is doing all he can to build up UFC 189’s main event between featherweight champion Jose Aldo and star Conor McGregor. In a recent interview with UFC.COM, White talked briefly about the fight and wanted to make it very clear that Jose Aldo does in fact not like Conor McGregor, you...

May 25, 2015 1:41 pm

White: ‘Jacare vs. Weidman Probably Next, But Rockhold is Top Contender’

After Chris Weidman’s successful defense of the UFC Middleweight Championship at UFC 187, there seems to be a bit of a log jam when it comes to the top of the division. With Vitor Belfort out of the picture, middleweights Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Luke Rockhold have been lobbying for a title shot. Dana White...

May 25, 2015 11:28 am

White: ‘UFC 189 Commercial Was the Most Expensive We’ve Ever Done’

UFC 187 was a spectacle unto itself considering the fact that there were two championship fights featuring the likes of Chris Weidman, Vitor Belfort and Daniel Cormier. However, chills were sent down fans’ spines when UFC aired the newest commercial for “UFC 189: Aldo vs. McGregor”. The commercial cost a fortune, according to Dana White....

May 25, 2015 8:11 am

White Proud of UFC 187, ‘This Is the Type of Card Fans Want to See’

After months of news breaking that a fighter has been pulled from the card because of either legal troubles or injuries, UFC 187 took place and was amazing despite all the facelifts it received. UFC President Dana White reflected on the card backstage after the show and was happy he could brag about how exciting...

May 24, 2015 9:43 am

Rockhold Cornered White After UFC 187 Asking For Title Shot

Now that Vitor “The Phenom” Belfort’s opportunity has come and gone, Luke Rockhold wants the next shot at the UFC Middleweight Championship. After UFC 187’s conclusion, Rockhold apparently cornered Dana White and informed him he is ready for his title shot. During an interview on Fox Sports 1’s post fight show, White said, “Luke Rockhold...

May 24, 2015 9:35 am

White on Cormier/Johnson: ‘It Went Exactly How I Thought It Would’

Daniel Cormier and Anthony “Rumble” Johnson met in the middle of the octagon at the main event of “UFC 187″. Cormier’s elite wrestling skills would ultimately be Johnson’s downfall as he repeatedly got taken down and ground out. Fatigue started to kick in after the first round concluded and it wasn’t long before Cormier was...

May 20, 2015 2:59 pm

White — ‘Jon Jones Will Get Immediate Title Shot if He Returns’

UFC President Dana White confirmed that if Jon Jones were to return to the octagon, not only would he be at the top of the card but he would receive an immediate championship match. Jon Jones has had quite the couple of months outside of the octagon and this could be the news he needs...

May 20, 2015 2:59 pm

White Thinks Rousey/Cyborg Could Rake in 2 Million PPV Buys

If Ronda Rousey and Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino ever met in the UFC octagon to settle their blood feud, there is no doubt that it would crush anything the UFC has done in recent years. However, UFC President Dana White thinks it could surpass 2 Million PPV buys. White appeared on “The Jim Rome Show” and...

May 20, 2015 12:15 pm

White Mistakingly Answers Mousasi’s ‘UFC Japan’ Challenge

UFC middleweight Gegard Mousasi is coming off of a victory over Costas Philippou this past weekend at “UFC Fight Night 66” and he is looking to get back into the octagon as soon as possible. With the recent announcement that UFC will be making their return to Japan in September, Mousasi jumped at the opportunity...

May 18, 2015 7:01 pm

Frankie Edgar On Title Shot: ‘Dana Knows I Got Stepped Over By McGregor’

Frankie Edgar is starting his campaign for another UFC title shot. He made it very clear in his post-fight interviews that he wants the next featherweight title shot, even going as far as calling out UFC president Dana White, saying he was ducking him. The former lightweight champion went on The MMA Hour and elaborated...

May 14, 2015 11:00 am

White Defends Tom Brady, Talks May-Pac Refunds, And More

Dana White is never one to hold back what he has to say about a hot-button topic, and his opinions on Bob Arum, Tom Brady and “May-Pac” are no different! Watch him sound off on these topics on a recent edition of “Off the Record”! Nick Diaz Balance and Dexterity Training in Venice Beach —...

May 13, 2015 9:26 am

Ronda Dating Dana? Rousey Kills The Rumors

In her new book, “My Fight/Your Fight”, Ronda Rousey dives into several details about her life that we may have never heard before. Earlier this week she mentioned her struggle with addiction, and she most recently spoke about the rumors of her dating UFC President Dana White. While on “The MMA Hour“, Rousey was asked...

May 12, 2015 9:00 am

LULZ! White Takes Jab At Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

Dana White is still taking shots at how anti-climactic the “biggest fight of the decade” was. Floyd Mayweather stepped into the boxing ring to keep his undefeated record in tact and he was going to do anything to keep it that way— even if it meant having a “boring” fight with Manny Pacquiao. Check out...