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Dana White Has A Very Stern Message For Georges St-Pierre

Should he attempt to sidestep a mooted unification fight between himself and interim 185-pound titlist Robert Whittaker, recently crowned UFC middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre will incur the wrath of the boss. UFC president Dana White told the media at a luncheon on Tuesday that he was mere hours away from a business conversation with St-Pierre,  a conversation during which he …

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Latest UFC 219 Update Casts McGregor’s UFC Future Into Serious Doubt

It looks like that Bellator fiasco may very well have serious consequences for Conor McGregor… Last month, UFC President Dana White stated on multiple occasions that both Conor McGregor and the promotion itself wanted the Irishman to headline UFC 219 on December 30th. Not only this, White also stated that the SBG star’s next opponent was already set in stone …

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Watch: Dana White Explains How One Tattoo Almost Bankrupted the UFC

Back in 2000, Dana White and the Fertitta brothers purchased the Ultimate Fighting Championship for just 2 million dollars. 17 years later, they sold the MMA promotion in a deal worth over $4 billion. However, it wasn’t all smooth sailing for the sharp fight entrepreneurs as, in the early days, they were literally investing every penny they had in each …

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Watch: Dana White Gives His Take On The Building Conor McGregor Vs GSP Rumours

Georges Saint-Pierre made a remarkable comeback to the octagon after a four-year layoff on Saturday night at UFC 217.  In defeating Michael Bisping via third-round submission to be crowned the new middleweight champion of the world, GSP cemented his name amongst the absolute greatest MMA fighters ever. Before taking his sabbatical from fighting in 2013, Saint-Pierre amazingly successfully defended his …

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Watch: Dana White On Amazing UFC 217 & What’s Next For GSP, Dillashaw And Rose

UFC 217 delivered on its billing as the biggest MMA fight card of the year on Saturday night with stunning finishes sprinkled across the event.  In the main event, Georges Saint-Pierre made an historic return after taking four years out of the sport when he defeated Michael Bisping via third-round rear-name-choke to be crowned champion of the middleweight division. Having …

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Why A Conor McGregor Fight Announcement Could Be Made This Week

Dana White has confirmed that the UFC is planning on Conor McGregor headlining an event that is just eight weeks away.  Despite the fact that UFC 219 is less than two months away and Conor McGregor is still drinking screwdrivers, Dana White has stated in no uncertain terms that the promotion is planning on the Irishman headlining their flagship, end of …

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Watch: Dana White Has Absolutely No Interest In A McGregor Vs Diaz Trilogy

Dana White is having absolutely none of a potential McGregor/Diaz trilogy and seems certain that the Irishman will take on Tony Ferguson when he finally returns to the UFC. It has now been close to a year since Conor McGregor last stepped foot inside the Octagon and the UFC’s lightweight division is becoming increasingly impatient regarding the Irishman’s comeback. The …

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