Dana White: Mayweather-McGregor on track to be biggest PPV ever

Skeptics may be viewing the upcoming Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight as a spectacle, but that’s not stopping the fight from potentially becoming the biggest pay-per-view bout in history.UFC president Dana White spoke on a conference call with the media Wednesday about the fight. On the call, White said that the fight is tracking to be the biggest ever on pay-per-view...
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Paulie Malignaggi blasts Dana White over McGregor footage

Paulie Malignaggi has essentially declared war on Conor McGregor and his team, and that war extended to Dana White recently.Malignaggi has been on a rampage ever since leaving his role as a sparring partner for McGregor a week and a half ago.Malignaggi, a former boxing champion, went to Las Vegas to help McGregor train for his Aug. 26 bout against Floyd Mayweather Jr. But he grew...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White: Ronda Rousey will ‘probably’ retire

Ronda Rousey’s last fight came in December 2016 and that may very well be the last one of her mixed martial arts career.Rousey began her career in 2011 and won her first 12 fights as a professional before suffering a defeat to Holly Holm in 2015. During that time, she captured the UFC Women’s Bantamweight title and became a worldwide star.Rousey followed the loss to Holm with...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Floyd Mayweather harassed, confronted by Conor McGregor fans

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is the ultimate villain, and Conor McGregor has a large following across the globe, getting support from a very passionate and committed fan base.That’s why what happened outside the SSE Arena in London when Mayweather was leaving his most recent press conference wasn’t much of a surprise.Mayweather was leaving in a Rolls-Royce, while McGregor fans confronted...
Via The Sports Daily
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White thinks Mayweather-McGregor will set PPV records, and he may be right

When the dream fight between boxing icon Floyds Mayweather and MMA legend Conor McGregor finally came together, fans of both boxing and MMA knew they were going to have to save up a few bucks in order to watch the highly-anticipated bout. Now that we know just how much this upcoming bout will cost, Dana White believes there is a good chance Mayweather-McGregor will set pay-per-view...
Via The Comeback
July 12, 2017  |  Discuss

Dana White: President Donald Trump very interested in Mayweather vs. McGregor

Some famous people are interested in the upcoming Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor bout. According to UFC boss Dana White, President Donald Trump is one of them.White, who supported Trump’s campaign, said that the White House called White about the event. And though he’d love to, President Trump will not attend.“He feels like he’ll ruin events,” White said, per TMZ Sports...
Via Sportsnaut
July 11, 2017  |  Discuss

Nate Diaz fires shots at Dana White, Conor McGregor

The world is on fire over the Conor McGregor-Floyd Mayweather superfight coming up later this year, and UFC president Dana White is capitalizing on that with a world press tour.Over the weekend, White bumped into McGregor in Los Angeles and the duo posed for a photo in front a private jet. And while they were all smiles, it was the straw that broke the camel’s back for ex-UFC superstar...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Amanda Nunes: 'Chronic sinusitis' reason for pulling out of UFC 213

There has been a lot of speculation about why Amanda Nunes pulled out of UFC 213 following a hospital visit. Now we get to hear from the woman herself.Nunes posted an explanation on her Twitter account Sunday morning. She says she suffers from chronic sinusitis, which can be very painful. According to UFC president Dana White, Nunes was cleared by doctors to fight in UFC 213, but...
Via Sportsnaut
July 09, 2017  |  Discuss

Former UFC champion Matt Hughes in critical condition after his truck was hit by a train

Matt Hughes is in critical condition after his truck was hit by a train Friday. The former MMA fighter, UFC champion, and UFC Hall-of-Famer was airlifted to hospital after the collision in his hometown of Hillsboro, Illinois. Here are more details from The Belleville News-Democrat: Despite crossbars warning of a coming train, Hughes drove onto the railroad tracks on Beelers Trail...
Via The Comeback
June 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor, UFC ready to take on Floyd Mayweather

It seems like we have been hearing hypothetical discussions about a fight between boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC fighter Conor McGregor for ages. For a while it’s been all talk, but McGregor and the UFC are apparently ready to allow for the possibility if a deal can be reached with Mayweather.McGregor announced on his website he has signed a contract with UFC to allow him to...
Via The Comeback
May 18, 2017  |  Discuss

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