Found February 12, 2013 on
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According to Nick the Tooth, who, according to extensive (really not that extensive) searches, is someone who works closely with Dana White, the UFC president suffered a “bad attack” on stage during an award ceremony in Ireland:
DUBLIN: @danawhite suffered a bad attack during the Trinity award ceremony, thx for support & understanding, we’ll be back soon, luv u guys
— Nick the Tooth (@nickthetooth) February 12, 2013
The attack was apparently a relapse of White’s Meniere’s disease which he has been battling for years.
White had to be helped off the stage but is reportedly okay.
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There were no UFC events this past weekend to recap. No earth shattering news stories to retell
and re-examine. It was a relatively slow
week in the world of MMA. So this Monday
instead of one topic, I am going to spitball a little and share what was in my
MMA mind since we last spoke.
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