Dana White Says UFC Will Be Worlds Biggest Sport By 2020

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UFC President Dana White talks to The Las Vegas Sun about where he sees his baby being by the year 2020:

“UFC will be the biggest sport in the world by 2020. People were saying I was a lunatic 10 years ago when we first got this going, but the stuff we’re working on right now on so many levels is mind-boggling…. The sport was just sanctioned in Massachusetts and Vancouver. We’re going to get it done in Ontario and New York in 2010. And we’re already working on taking the UFC global. We’ve already done Germany, England and Ireland, and we just sold 22,000 seats for an event in Australia in 15 minutes…. Right now we are on some form of television in over 175 countries. We’re all human beings and we all 'get' fighting…. Me and Lorenzo Fertitta will sit down and figure out a game plan for the next 10 years, and we’ll execute it. So, is 10 years enough time to make this the biggest sport in the world? Hell, yeah.”

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