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Watch: Dana White Adamantly Defends Conor McGregor Amid NSAC Controversy

Dana White has come out strongly in support of Conor McGregor after the Irishman was fined one hundred and fifty thousand dollars by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. Dana White appeared on ‘The Herd’ with Colin Cowherd on Wednesday evening announcing that Ronda Rousey would finally make her return to the Octagon on December 30th at UFC 207. However, during …

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Jose Aldo Says That He Will Tap Out Right Away In Next Fight If UFC Refuse To Release Him

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been involved in a couple of exceptionally brief contests during his 12-year MMA career. The Brazilian’s much anticipated bout with Conor McGregor in December 2015 lasted just 13 seconds, as Aldo was spectacularly felled with the first punch that his bitter rival landed. A number of years prior to that, in 2009, it …

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Dana White Claims Conor McGregor Never Wants To Fight In Nevada Again After Being Hit With Harsh Fine

Dana White appeared on ‘The Herd’ with Colin Cowherd on Wednesday to make a major announcement regarding former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, but the UFC president also revealed some interesting information about the promotion’s other cash cow – Conor McGregor. At a Nevada Athletic Commission(NAC) hearing on Monday, McGregor was slapped with a $150,000 fine and sentenced to …

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Dana White Hails Dan Henderson’s Record as “Insane”, Predicts Hall Of Fame Honour

UFC President Dana White has said that middleweight contender Dan Henderson will be a shoo-in for the UFC Hall Of Fame following the 46-year-old’s loss to Michael Bisping on Saturday night at UFC 204. In the last fight of his professional career, Henderson lost 48-47, 48-47, 49-46 via unanimous decision to finish his MMA career with a professional record of 32-15. Although he …

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Dana White Responds To Rumours Of Georges St-Pierre Vs Anderson Silva At UFC 206

Rumours have been swirling in recent days that the main event of December’s UFC 206 event in Toronto will be a long-awaited battle between former UFC champions Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva. When Silva’s son posted a picture of the two fighters to Instagram on Saturday with the tagline “Christmas month will be exciting” these murmurs grew louder. Did Anderson …

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Opinion: What Might Happen If Conor McGregor Retires After UFC 205?

Ever since Dana White claimed Conor McGregor would have a ‘left field’ announcement in the wake of his UFC 205 title fight with Eddie Alvarez, there has been plenty of speculation over what that news might be. I examine what it might mean if said announcement was the Irishman’s retirement. At just 28 years of age, McGregor would be one of the youngest stars …

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Cris Cyborg Fires Terrifying Threat In The Direction Of Ronda Rousey

Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino has been circling former UFC Womens’ Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey for years now. For some considerable time, Justino was widely considered as the only fighter in womens’ MMA that could defeat the seemingly unstoppable and unbeatable Ronda Rousey. Cyborg’s inability to cut down to 135 Ibs was the biggest roadblock stoppting the two from fighting, as UFC President Dana …

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UFC Fighters React To Josh Samman Death

Josh Samman

The MMA community was rocked on Wednesday when UFC Middleweight fighter Josh Samman was pronounced dead  after he was found unresponsive alongside his friend Troy Kirkingburg last Friday morning. Samman’s manager Gary Ibarra confirmed his passing to Fox Sports on Wednesday. Kirkingburg had been pronounced dead on arrival at a South Florida hospital on Friday. No foul play is suspected in the deaths …

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Tyron Woodley Says Who He Would Like CM Punk To Fight Next

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 10: CM Punk reacts to his loss to Mickey Gall during the UFC 203 event at Quicken Loans Arena on September 10, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

After CM Punk’s brutal defeat at the hands of Mickey Gall at UFC 203 it was a shock to some to hear Punk say in his post-fight octagon interview that, ‘this was the most fun I’ve ever had in my life.’ But that love of MMA is clearly genuine as his teammate and welterweight champion Tyron Woodley has spoken to …

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