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Dana White Shares Details On Diego Sanchez’s UFC Release

UFC President Dana White has revealed details behind the release of Diego Sanchez and attributes his decision to the actions of a cancerous third party. Diego Sanchez had one final request before ending his 16-year UFC run. He wanted a proper farewell fight against another legendary mainstay before walking away...

UFC Parent Company Endeavor Goes Public At $24 Per Share

The media conglomerate Endeavor Group Holdings announced that they have officially gone public and opened at $24 per share. Endeavor is traded on the New York Stock Exchange using the symbol, EDR. The business transaction was spearheaded by executives Ari Emanuel and Patrick Whitesell alongside UFC president Dana White. In...

Derrick Lewis Predicts Quick Knockout In Rematch Against Ngannou

After a lackluster fight with Francis Ngannou, Derrick Lewis is sure that their next time out will be all-action especially since the belt is on the line. The organization alongside UFC President Dana White indicated that the company indeed has an interest in putting the rematch together. The newly minted...

Dana White: You’re An Idiot If You Think Usman Is Boring

Dana White doesn't understand why people think Kamaru Usman is a boring fighter. As Usman was coming up the welterweight ranks, he was marked as a decision machine and a boring fighter who used his wrestling to win fights. Until he got the title shot, seven of his nine fights...

Jake Paul Sticks Up For Jon Jones & UFC Fighters In Dana White Slam

Jake Paul himself may not realize this, but he just stood up for UFC fighters, including Jon Jones, in his attempt to clap back at UFC President Dana White. At the UFC 261 post-fight press conference, Dana White made one thing perfectly clear regarding Jake Paul. He is not interested...

Dana White Refuses To Affiliate With Jake Paul, Disputes PPV Numbers

Dana White is still not Jake Paul’s biggest fan. Dana White hasn’t been tight-lipped about his disdain for Jake Paul and the attention he is receiving from the media. He even expressed interest in putting big money on Ben Askren before backtracking from these remarks after Askren’s first-round KO loss...

Usman & White Have Different Responses About Covington Rematch

The differing energy levels between Dana White and Kamaru Usman regarding a potential rematch against Colby Covington were evident at the UFC 261 post-fight press conference. Coming into UFC 261, Dana White had already confirmed that Colby Covington would be next in line for Kamaru Usman if Usman were to...

Dana White: Rose Namajunas/Zhang Weili Rematch “Makes Sense”

Dana White doesn’t hate the idea of an immediate rematch for Zhang Weili after losing to Rose Namajunas via first-round TKO at UFC 261. Rose Namajunas made history at UFC 261 by becoming the first woman to become a two-time champion. After losing the strawweight title in 2019 to Jessica...

Dana White & Nick Diaz Discussing UFC Return, Usman Chimes In

There is a welcome mat prepared for Nick Diaz to waltz back into the UFC, and champion Kamaru Usman wouldn’t mind showing him around his welterweight domain.  It has been six full years since Nick Diaz competed in the UFC. Late last year, it began to look as though this...

Dana White Explains Why Jon Jones Won’t Get $30 Million He Requested

If Jon Jones doesn't move from his reported asking price of $30 million, it looks like we won't be seeing him fight heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou for the title. The negotiations between Jon Jones and the UFC regarding a heavyweight megafight against new heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou have been heavily...

Kamaru Usman & Dana White Find A Flaw In GSP Goat Argument

Kamaru Usman and Dana White both feel that there is a flaw in the argument of anointing Georges St-Pierre as the greatest welterweight of all time. Kamaru Usman recently broke Georges St-Pierre’s record of 13 consecutive wins in the UFC's welterweight division, and he did so in spectacular fashion. "The...

Dana White Blames UFC Matchmaker, Not Stephens, For Klose Injury

UFC president Dana White has chimed in on the incident that went down between Jeremy Stephens and Drakkar Klose at the UFC Vegas 24 weigh-ins. Last weekend, the scheduled bout between Jeremy Stephens and Drakkar Klose was canceled last minute when Klose suffered an injury at the weigh-ins. Stephens...

Dana White: Francis Ngannou Will ‘Probably’ Rematch Derrick Lewis Next

Francis Ngannou will likely have his first title defense against Derrick Lewis, according to UFC president, Dana White. After Ngannou scored a second-round KO win over Stipe Miocic to become the new champ, many wondered who would be next for him. The hope for many MMA fans was the UFC...

Dana White Clears The Air About Jake Paul/Ben Askren “Bet”

UFC president Dana White opens up on the supposed bet he places on the Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren fight. Like many, UFC president Dana White was caught up in the whirlwind that was the Jake Paul vs. Ben Askren boxing match. In the lead-up to the match, White expressed...

Dana White Claims McGregor/Poirier III Was Nearly Scrapped

According to UFC President Dana White, there was a very real chance that fans could have lost out on the trilogy fight between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier. Last week, Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier were involved in a very public and very personal dispute about a $500,000 donation that...