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- UFC President Dana White reveals that Brock Lesnar almost returned to UFC in 2012, for a superfight against Fedor Emelianenko that would have taken place at Cowboys Stadium in Texas.Dana said:“Remember when I met with Lesnar and said it didn’t go well? It actually went well. It went well, and Brock wanted to fight Fedor. Then Fedor’s dad died, and he was done.”Regarding Lesnar’s future, White doesn’t believe he will be back in UFC:“He’s going to do his stint in the WWE and then go away. He’s got a big farm up in Canada. He loves to farm and he loves to be with his family out in the middle of nowhere.”
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March Madness is still a couple of months away, but UFC president Dana White has already formulated an unofficial four-man tournament for the light heavyweight division.
On one end of the brackets, Dan Henderson (Pictured) controls his own destiny. According to White, all Hendo needs to do is beat former champ Lyoto Machida at UFC 157 and he punches his ticket to the big dance....
- UFC President Dana White reveals that Brock Lesnar almost returned to UFC in 2012, for a superfight against Fedor Emelianenko that would have taken place at Cowboys Stadium in Texas.
"Remember when I met with Lesnar and said it didn't go well? It actually went well. It went well, and Brock wanted to fight Fedor. Then Fedor's dad died, and he was done....
If Quinton “Rampage” Jackson (Pictured) ignoring the media to play video games on his Playstation Vita throughout Thursday’s “UFC on FOX: Johnson vs. Dodson” pre-fight press conference wasn’t a telltale sign he’s done with the UFC, then I don’t know what is.
According to UFC president Dana White, his disgruntled soon-to-be former employee has been more than generously...
Rampage was long gone.
Quinton "Rampage" Jackson gave more of a show as he exited United Center than he did in his UFC on FOX 6 co-main event that Glover Teixeira dominated for a unanimous decision victory at United Center on Saturday night.
"He just walked out and screamed, 'You're gonna miss me!'" UFC president Dana White relayed. "I said...
Brock vs. Fedor is the MMA dream fight that appears to never go away. Long after both men have retired from the sport, stories continue to swirl about a fight. According to Dana White the UFC almost pulled it off last summer.
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UFC president Dana White said he was “that close” to making a fight between Brock Lensar and Fedor Emelianenko. “Remember when I met with him and I said it didn’t go well?” White asked. “It actually went well. It went well and he wanted to fight Fedor. (Fedor’s father died) “And then Fedor was done. He said, ‘I’m done, I want to spend the...