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The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of The UFC 189 World Tour

In theory, the World Tour was a great idea. They hype will certainly last. But in truth, the UFC’s maiden voyage in to the ultimate hype game, a World Tour, was often more farcical than fascinating.     Eight cities in 12 days is an awful lot of mileage to cover for any human being but when you are promoting …

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Dublin, Make Some Noise When McGregor Comes To Town

If you were one of the 5,000 people to get a ticket for the Dublin leg of the UFC 189 press tour, I envy you. The energy in the Convention Centre on Tuesday promises to be riot like as Conor McGregor again faces off against UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo.  In a drawn out but superb public relations move, Dana White …

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UFC Proposes New Drug Testing Policy

With high profile fighters such as Jon Jones, Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz testing positive for illegal substances and performance enhancing drugs, UFC officials decided to hold a press conference to address the issues surrounding substance abuse and how they plan to eradicate the problem. UFC President Dana White, CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and COO Lawrence Epstein were on hand in …

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White: “If McGregor wins in Boston, he’s fighting for the title”

Ahead of the UFC’s first huge event of 2015, focus on Jon Jones V Daniel Cormier has shifted towards the UFC’s featherweight division at a recent press conference in Las Vegas. When asked about the upcoming bout between Dubliner Conor McGregor and Denis Siver in Boston later this month, UFC president Dana White confirmed that if McGregor wins this fight, …

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Is This The Best Knockout Ever?

We think this has to be one of the best knockouts of all time by Uriah Hall during an episode of The Ultimate Fighter. Fortunately, Hall’s opponent Adam Cella gets back to his feet soon after the knockout kick. At the end of the video Dana White, UFC President, describes it as, “One of the nastiest knockouts I’ve ever seen …

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UFC President: Conor McGregor Is Bigger Than Brock Lesnar & GSP

The praise keeps on coming for the UFC’s brightest star Conor McGregor, with UFC President Dana White saying The Notorious is “bigger than any of the fighters we’ve ever had.” Speaking to Ariel Helwani on FOX Sports, White spoke about McGregor being the real deal and that his meteoric rise was unheard of in the UFC and sport in general. …

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UFC Is Home Sweet Holm For Holly

Undefeated women’s bantamweight standout Holly Holm has finally inked a deal with the world’s premier MMA organisation, the UFC. President of the UFC, Dana White, made the announcement on his official Twitter account: Welcome to the UFC @_HOLLYHOLM pic.twitter.com/BxNVy8SYTR — Dana White (@danawhite) July 10, 2014 The announcement comes after months of speculation that negotiations between Holm and the UFC …

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Anderson Silva: The Road To Recovery

There must be something in the water down in Brazil, as the greatest of all time Anderson Silva is well on the road to a full recovery after he snapped his leg in the highly anticipated rematch with Chris Weidman at UFC 168. It’s been just over five months since Silva was defeated in December and all the talk has …

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