Found April 26, 2013 on With Leather:
Cb
Remember when Dana White was extra bald and extra shouty as he yelled something along the lines of, “The people want a superfight between Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre and I’m going to make sure it happens!” Well, it seems that I still have a better chance of providing my middle school with that Coke machine in the cafeteria that I promised all those years ago than the UFC President does of making this dream match come true.GSP was a guest on the Joe Rogan Experience earlier this week, and among other things he discussed the possibility of making this superfight happen, and he basically admitted that there’s the slimmest of chances if any.“I need to do stuff in my division before I take (a superfight) because it has moved now,” said St-Pierre. (Via MMA Weekly)He’s referring to the fact that the welterweight division is absolutely stacked right now, with Johny Hendricks doing everything short of challenging Cthulhu to get his title shot against the UFC Welterweight Champion, w...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Anderson Silva Trains With His Son

The greatest fighter of all time is seen here working out with his son at his new Muay Thai school in southern California.  I wonder if this kid will ever compete?  If so talk about expectations. Dana White: Anderson Silva’s contract is a done deal Anderson Silva goes to Best Buy

With Anderson Silva Superfight Looking Less Likely, Georges St-Pierre Getting Johny Hendricks ‘Soon’

It appears Johny Hendricks is inching closer and closer to scoring the elusive title fight he’s been rightfully clamoring for. On Thursday, UFC president Dana White said the promotion is planning to have him challenge welterweight king Georges St-Pierre (pictured) in the very near future.  It is becoming crystal clear that GSP wants no part of a blockbuster bout with UFC middleweight...

What the GSP/Silva/Jones Situation Has Taught Us

  Even stranger than the idea of three unbelievably dominant UFC champions competing at the same point in history is the idea that each champion would only need to move up or down one single weight class to fight one of the only three people in the promotion who wins as much as he does. Just like there aren’t any welterweights who seem to have what it takes to defeat long-time...

Apparently Anderson Called Dana and Asked For a Fight

Speculation is running rampant as Dana White confessed that Anderson Silva called him tonight and asked for a specific fight.  GSP?  Michael Bisbing? Or is it the super fight with Bones Jones we all want to see?  Who knows, but Dana also stressed that Anderson has a fight with Chris Weidman that needs to be taken care of first.  Could we see Jones vs Silva in late 2013?  We...

Dana White UFC 159 Video Blog 2

Dana’s second video blog for UFC 159 is a look behind the scenes of UFC on Fuel TV 9. Dana White Pre Fight Scrum Dana White is fan friendly

Behind-the-Scenes Video of UFC on FUEL TV 9

UFC president Dana White (pictured) took an extended break from his video blogs up until earlier this week, so it’s only right he came storming back with two vlogs leading into Saturday’s UFC 159 pay-per-view broadcast. White’s latest clip features behind-the-scenes footage from UFC on FUEL TV 9. For the most part, the video offers the typical fighter disappointment, jubilation...

Chael Sonnen talks WCW Tryout with Steve Austin

I don’t think you will find two better talkers than Stone Cold Steve Austin and Chael Sonnen. The worlds of WWE and UFC recently crossed when Austin had Chael on his podcast. According to Sonnen, their paths may have crossed sooner.

Dana White UFC 159 Video Blog #2

We're back with another Dana White video blog, this one brings us some backstage happenings from UFC on Fuel TV 9 featuring Gegard Mousasi's UFC debut.  Check it out for all the behind the scenes info that you can't see anywhere else.

UFC 159: Hotel Life

Nice look into where these fighters stay the week of their fights.  Shout out to Intravid.com for the heads up. Apparently Anderson Silva called Dana and asked for a fight Big Country KO’s Kongo GIF

Dana White Won’t Strip Dominick Cruz of UFC Title, Unless…

Last month, UFC president Dana White said he was going to have a chat with injured bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz (pictured) regarding his never-ending road to recovery.  White wasn’t planning on stripping Cruz of his title, but wanted to get a better understand of when his 135-pound king was hoping to return to action from knee surgery. It appears their meeting went very...

Dana White: Cruz Will Keep Belt, Defend When Returns

Dana White said he had recently had a meeting with injured bantamweight champ Dominick Cruz.  Here is what the Boss had to say about the champ, “He’s good, he’s feeling healthy. He’s training again. He’s going to keep his title and when he comes back, he’ll defend it.”  When Dana was asked when he would return he responded, “When he calls me and says he’s ready...

Dana White Pre Fight Interview

Always great to hear from the boss man Dana White. Ariel Helwani interviews Jon Jones Ariel Helwani interviews Chael Sonnen

UFC 159: Five rounds

The fact that the UFC 159 media gathering took place at Madison Square Garden on Thursday wasn't by chance. MSG remains a target -- even if the chances have dimmed -- to host the UFC 20th anniversary. First, the state needs to finally legalize professional mixed martial arts. A bill that would pave the way for the fight targeted for later this year has passed the senate and...
MMA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.