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Masvidal Vs. Diaz: Another Step In The Growth Of UFC Fight-Promotion?

Thursday night’s official press conference for UFC 244’s main-event pairing of Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz gave us an interesting insight into a potential change in the UFC’s attitude towards fight-promotion. Let’s be real, the presser was a bit of mess. Sound issues that were no doubt exacerbated by the choice of setting were joined by some excruciatingly bad questions …

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Dana White: “Weili Zhang Just Became A Huge Star”

UFC president Dana White has given praise to the newly-crowned champion of the strawweight division Weili Zhang – citing her as a huge star. It truly was a star-making performance from Magnum – one that saw her annihilate the betting favourite Jessica Andrade in under a minute to clinch the 115lb title. Taking to her official Instagram, the former UFC …

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Dana White Shoots Down José Aldo’s Bantamweight Aspirations

The UFC president has shot down the potential for José Aldo making a switch to the bantamweight division upon losing out to Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 237. After Aldo and the sitting bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo had a public back-and-forth that resulted in the Brazilian accepting The Messenger’s challenge, there has been some minor buzz surrounding the potential for a …

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Khabib Reacts To McGregor Video: “Government Has To Smash Him”

Khabib Nurmagomedov has reacted to the recent video that shows his rival Conor McGregor attacking a patron in an Irish bar last April. The video, which recently surfaced, shows McGregor allegedly attacking a patron of an Irish bar who refused to drink his signature whiskey, Proper 12, despite being urged by its owner on several occasions. After several sharp rejections, …

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Dana White Reacts To Conor McGregor’s Bar Attack Video

Dana White has reacted to the video that has circulated of Conor McGregor allegedly punching a patron at an Irish bar back in April.  Speaking in a recent interview on The Jim Rome Show, White claimed that he had known about the incident since it happened but knew little else about the details surrounding what had actually transpired. “That happened in April. …

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Dana White: “The UFC Are Out Of The Cris Cyborg Business”

Dana White has confirmed that the legendary Brazilian Cris Cyborg will no longer be fighting under the UFC banner following the expiration of her contract. The relationship between Cris and her employers has been strained since day one, given the rather rough history that existed between both parties during the days where Ronda Rousey ruled the UFC and Cyborg was …

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Cris Cyborg Demands Apologies From Dana White & Joe Rogan

Cris Cyborg has fired shots at both Dana White and Joe Rogan over comments they made about her several years ago, before she signed to the UFC.  The comments came both from a post-fight press conference in which White said that Justino ‘looked like Wanderlei Silva in a dress’ as well as an edition of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast where UFC …

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“That Pisses Me Off That You Say He’s Too Big For Me”

Dana White has made his stance on a potential fight between Conor McGregor and Jorge Masvidal clear – that doesn’t necessarily mean the Notorious One agrees with him however. Masvidal has been a man in demand following his record breaking five second KO of Ben Askren at UFC 239, and the welterweight contender recently outlined that he would only be …

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