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Ronda Rousey Knows Who the Next Ronda Rousey is

Last month, UFC president Dana White claimed this season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” the first in the series’ 20-season domestic run to feature an all-women’s cast, had “the next Ronda Rousey.” What exactly did White mean by that? Someone who’s as pretty? Someone who’s as dominant? Someone who’s got the it factor? Someone with dirty-blonde hair? All of the above...
Via 5thRound.com
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Roy Nelson, Mark Hunt looking to impress in upcoming slug-fest

Following a pair of unanimous-decision losses to fifth-ranked Stipe Miocic and former heavyweight contender Daniel Cormier in 2013, Roy Nelson entered his bout against fellow veteran Minotauro Nogueira on April 11th in desperate need of a win in order to stave-off a future filled with prelim-card appearances and a ticket out of the UFC. On the wrong side of 35 and out of favor with...
Via Sports-Glory
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dana White talks his favorite toys and the 'most testosterone-fueled office on Earth'

Ferraris. Guns. Pieces of artwork loaded with cocaine and heroine. No big deal. Just another day in the life of Dana White. The UFC president gives a mini-tour of his office and talks about his favorite expensive toys in a recent video from Jetset Magazine (h/t MMA Mania) and you have to check it out. "I've bought just about everything I've ever wanted to buy,"...
Via Fox Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Take A Look Behind The Scenes At Dana White’s Office At UFC HQ

In a new interview with Jetset Magazine, UFC President Dana White talks about his job and shows off his office at the promotion’s headquarters in Las Vegas. —
Via Fight Of The Night
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Andrei Arlovski awaiting next challenge following upset win

With his UFC career seemingly finished and a pair of consecutive losses to Fedor Emelianenko and Brett Rogers to his credit, Andrei Arlovski entered the cage as little more than a big-name stepping stone for Antonio Silva in their first meeting over four years ago. But while Silva walked away from his first bout against the once-feared heavyweight with a unanimous-decision victory...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Former UFC title contender Nick Diaz arrested for suspicion of DUI

Mixed martial arts fans around the world rejoiced when the UFC and Dana White recently announced the return of fan favorite Nick Diaz to the Octagon to face off against the former longtime middleweight champion Anderson Silva at UFC 183. Unfortunately that bout could possibly be in danger after reports that Nick Diaz was arrested this past week on suspicion of DUI. Here is the report...
Via Fight Hub TV
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White on Eddie Alvarez No. 14 ranking: “Seems a little low”

Former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez is set to make his long awaited and highly anticipated UFC debut in just two weeks time at UFC 178 against the red hot Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone. Alvarez, who was recently released by Bellator after a nearly two year long battle with the promotion, made his debut in the UFC rankings this past week at No. 14. Considering Alvarez’s...
Via Fight Hub TV
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Emanuel Newton, Joey Beltran headline Bellator 124

On Friday, Bellator will again take center stage in the world of MMA with an intriguing card headlined by a light heavyweight tilt between champ Emanuel Newton and veteran brawler Joey Beltran at Bellator 124 in Plymouth, Michigan. After sending Muhammed Lawal home empty-handed for the second time at Bellator 106 in November of 2013, Newton earned a frustrating, yet, somewhat satisfying...
Via Sports-Glory
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White: Georges St-Pierre would get title shot upon return

The UFC’s welterweight division is among the most stacked in all of mixed martial arts. When you consider that arguably the world’s best welterweight, longtime UFC champion Georges St-Pierre, is currently on a sabbatical from MMA, it really puts into perspective just how stacked the division truly is. St-Pierre left the sport last November after defending his title at UFC 167...
Via Fight Hub TV
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Georges St-Pierre Gets Golden Treatment Upon UFC Return

It’s always nice to have options. It’s even better to get everything you want when you finally make your decision. That’s the boat former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre (pictured) is currently sitting in after UFC president Dana White said he’d allow St-Pierre to choose his opponent if he decides to return – current champ, top contender, can, whoever. “It...
Via 5thRound.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White: Georges St-Pierre can have a title shot on day one if he returns

It's not very often that a UFC fighter has complete carte blanche to decide when they will return, how they will return and the fight they will receive upon returning.  Georges St-Pierre isn't just any fighter, however, and if the former welterweight champion opts to fight again in the UFC, he can pretty much have whatever he wants. While St-Pierre hasn't personally...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White: Ben Askren is the New Tito Ortiz

What’s worse than having one Tito Ortiz? Having two – that is, if you were to ask UFC president Dana White. According to White, ONE FC welterweight champion Ben Askren has emerged as the next Tito Ortiz because of his uncanny ability to irk White with his comments about the UFC. It’s a page ripped right out of “The Huntington Beach Bad Boy” playbook. “I thought Tito was...
Via 5thRound.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White Says Alistair Overeem Will Keep His Job In The UFC

After suffering a first round TKO loss to Ben Rothwell at the weekend there was speculation that Alistair Overeem’s job in the UFC may be at risk, but last night UFC president Dana White confirmed that he will keep his place on the roster. “He’s still ranked in the top 10,” White explained on the UFC Tonight show. “He’s still one of the top 10 heavyweights in the world...
Via Fight Of The Night
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Dana White’s Interview From Last Night’s UFC Tonight Show

Dana White appeared on the ‘UFC Tonight’ show on FOX Sports 1 last night where he answered questions on a number of different hot topics in MMA at this moment in time and you can watch what he had to say in the video below. —
Via Fight Of The Night
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White On Ben Askren “This Guy Is An Absolute Moron”

Just when it seemed as though UFC President Dana White was warming up to the idea of a Ben Askren (14-0) signing things took a serious nose dive during a recent appearance by the ONE FC Welterweight Champion on Inside MMA.Mr. White has some issues with what the former Bellator Welterweight Champion had to say.“I thought Tito (Ortiz) was the dumbest human being I ever met.  This...
Via MMAInsider
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Palms Casino gives Dana White ‘Blackjack’ championship belt (Photo)

Dana White is a notorious gambler in Las Vegas, and he happens to be a very good one at that. The UFC president has a penchant for blackjack, and he has had his fair share of major winnings around the casinos in Vegas. One casino that White defeated one too many times was The Palms. Ultimately, White’s hot streak led the casino to disallow White from gambling at their property...
Via Fight Hub TV
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Lauzon, Michael Chiesa, ‘Jacare’ Souza and Ben Rothwell Score Bonuses at UFC Fight Night 50

After a spectacular night of MMA action, UFC president Dana White awarded Joe Lauzon (pictured), Michael Chiesa, Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza and Ben Rothwell each an additional $50,000 for their special performances Saturday night at “UFC Fight Night: Jacare vs. Mousasi.” Lauzon set a UFC record by collecting his 13th Fight Night bonus by earning “Fight of the Night” honors...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ronaldo Souza set for next step towards title shot

Fourth-ranked 185-pound contender Ronaldo Souza has been working his way up the middleweight ladder since first making his UFC debut in May of 2013, and on Friday, the dangerous grappler will put his six-fight winning streak on the line when he steps into the cage against Gegard Mousasi in the main event of UFC Fight Night 50 for a chance at revenge and possibly even a title shot...
Via Sports-Glory
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Askren: Right on White and Better With ONE

Last week, UFC president, Dana White, had a marked change of opinion on recently-crowned, ONE FC welterweight champion, Ben “Funky” Askren. After Askren demolished Japan’s Nobutatsu Suzuki at ONE FC’s REIGN OF CHAMPIONS, White – who once called Askren “the most boring fighter in MMA history” – said he would consider signing the undefeated, former Bellator champion...
Via Fight Of The Night
12 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC champion Jose Aldo ‘sincerely’ does not care what Dana White has to say

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and UFC president Dana White have not always seen eye to eye. Whether it was Aldo complaining about fighter pay, White complaining about Aldo holding back in his fights, or Aldo taking flak for not moving up to 155 to fight Anthony Pettis, the two men have had their feuds. Today the saga continued when Aldo was quoted saying that he simply does...
Via Fight Hub TV
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Alistair Overeem Addresses Dana White Issue On Jon Jones Injury

Alistair Overeem returns to the UFC octagon on Friday night as he battles the returning Ben Rothwell in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 50. “The Reem” has been dealing with some criticism leading up to the fight as UFC president Dana White was placing the blame of Jon Jones’ injured knee and ankle in training for his fight with Daniel Cormier on Overeem. Here is what White...
Via Between The Ropes
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White Says Dillashaw vs Faber is a Possibility (Video)

At UFC 177 TJ Dillashaw was supposed to fight Renan Barao in their much hyped rematch from earlier this summer, but Barao pulled out a few days before and TJ instead successfully defended his title against Joe Soto, the former Bellator champion. Now TJ is looking towards the next challenge and UFC President Dana White thinks someone close to TJ could easily fill that role. “I think...
Via BlackSportsOnline
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White Softens Stance on Signing Ben Askren, Askren Responds with Sarcasm

Askren, and you shall receive … maybe. Freshly-minted ONE FC welterweight champion Ben Askren (pictured) might finally be inching his way closer to joining the UFC. And guess what? Askren doesn’t seem to care. UFC president Dana White wasn’t impressed enough with Askren’s wrestle-intensive game to sign him after Bellator released him last November, but it appears White is...
Via 5thRound.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Ferguson Takes Controversial Decision Over Danny Castillo at UFC 177 (Video Highlights)

Danny Castillo thought he did enough to post a win in front of his hometown peeps on Saturday at UFC 177, but two of the three judges sitting octagon-side who got paid to score his scrap with Tony Ferguson (pictured) disagreed. When the dust settled on their shootout, Ferguson was awarded a controversial (28-29, 29-28, 29-28) split decision victory. UFC president Dana White said...
Via 5thRound.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Dana White UFC 177 Post-Fight Media Scrum Video

Following last night’s UFC 177 event Dana White held his customary post-fight scrum to field questions from the media and you can watch how it all went down below. —
Via Fight Of The Night
17 days ago  |  Discuss
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