Search Results For "Dana White"

TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
White: If Askren keeps winning, he can get in UFC
White: If Askren keeps winning, he can get in UFC
"If he keeps winning, he can get a shot over here," said UFC president Dana White of former Bellator and current ONE FC champion Ben Askren.
08/31/2014
White: There is a new 'Ronda Rousey' on TUF 20
White: There is a new 'Ronda Rousey' on TUF 20
Dana White: "Wait till you guys see this season of The Ultimate Fighter. It's so good...There's a Ronda Rousey on this season of The Ultimate Fighter, absolutely."
08/31/2014
White to Rousey: Calm down lady, your contender list is long
White to Rousey: Calm down lady, your contender list is long
Dana White: "And I said, ‘Calm down, lady. You've got other people to fight. We'll figure it out.' So Ronda wants that fight, too. We’ll see how this thing plays out.”
08/31/2014
White: Woodley wants no part of Lombard
White: Woodley wants no part of Lombard
Dana White: "He started telling me all these reasons why he doesn't want this fight. I said, 'whatever kid. Do your thing.' But he wants nothing to do with Hector."
08/30/2014
White: I released Bonnar, wish him the best
White: I released Bonnar, wish him the best
Dana White: "What Stephan Bonnar told me is that he wants to beat the shit out of Tito Ortiz, and I'm always down for that, so I released him."
08/30/2014
White: Henry Cejudo will return at 135 or not at all
White: Henry Cejudo will return at 135 or not at all
Dana White today stated that Henry Cejudo would have to return at t bantamweight or he would not be allowed to return to the UFC at all after today's weight cutting issues.
08/29/2014
White: Barao will not get title shot upon return
White: Barao will not get title shot upon return
Dana White: “[Renan Barao] was getting his rematch. Now TJ Dillashaw is going to fight tomorrow night. If he wins, he moves on to the next guy..."
08/29/2014
White questions Jackson's decisions as coach
White questions Jackson's decisions as coach
Dana White: "I wanted to pick the phone up about 20 times and call [Greg Jackson] and say ‘What are you doing? Why's he training with Alistair Overeem to fight Daniel Cormier?"
08/29/2014
Anthony Johnson calls out Alexander Gustafsson
Anthony Johnson calls out Alexander Gustafsson
Anthony Johnson: "Alexander Gustafsson I respect you as a fighter but this is business. Dana White said our fight makes sense. There's nobody left for us to fight..."
08/29/2014
White: It's Rockhold vs. Machida, not Bisping
White: It's Rockhold vs. Machida, not Bisping
Dana White: "Michael Bisping is ranked #8 in the world. Luke Rockhold is #5. They’ll meet each other anyway eventually, but Rockhold has got Lyoto Machida first.”
08/29/2014
White named 8th sleaziest man in sports by GQ; UFC President not offended
White named 8th sleaziest man in sports by GQ; UFC President not offended
Dana White has been called many things through his tenure as UFC champion, but sleazy isn't a common one. Yet that's just what GQ recently did.
08/29/2014
White to Aldo: Stick to fighting
White to Aldo: Stick to fighting
Earlier this week at a press event, Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes squared off for a stare down that ended in Aldo shoving Mendes. Dana White was not impressed.
08/28/2014
White UFC 177 vlog goes behind the scenes at UFC 175
White UFC 177 vlog goes behind the scenes at UFC 175
Dana White's UFC 177 vlog takes you behind the scenes at UFC 175 with Matt Mitrione, Stfan Struve, Uriah Hall, Joe Rogan, Ronda Rousey, Chris Weidman, Lyoto Machida.
08/28/2014
Dana White apologizes for overstepping bounds in ref removal
Dana White apologizes for overstepping bounds in ref removal
Both White and the UFC apologize to Mr. Hughes for calling his professional judgment into question... the UFC looks forward to him working on its events again in the future.
08/26/2014
White and Nate Diaz 'not even close' on return
White and Nate Diaz 'not even close' on return
Dana White: "...where he is and where we are, we're not even close. He's just got something in his head and we've got something else in our head."
08/23/2014
White: Carano deal 'close', expects to know more soon
White: Carano deal 'close', expects to know more soon
Despite rumors that Gina Carano has been negotiating with Bellator,Dana White recently told the media a deal was close and he would know more soon.
08/23/2014
White puts judge Howard Hughes out to pasture at UFN 48
White puts judge Howard Hughes out to pasture at UFN 48
Dana White: "I can sit there and ridicule Nevada, California and all these other places we go, but nobody to point the finger at tonight except for us.”
08/23/2014
Title fight possible for Diaz/Silva winner
Title fight possible for Diaz/Silva winner
Dana White: “...if [Nick Diaz] beats Anderson, it would be a pretty big statement for him. We’ll see what the (title) landscape looks like when that fight happens.”
08/20/2014
White: Rousey vs. Cyborg still possible
White: Rousey vs. Cyborg still possible
Dana White: "We’ll see what happens, and we’ll go from there. (Ronda) does want this fight. I know a lot of people talk a lot of s—t like she doesn’t, but she does.”
08/20/2014
Rousey: I owe my coach $5k for McMann KO
Rousey: I owe my coach $5k for McMann KO
Not sure what question prompted this response, but Ronda Rousey told an interesting story about a bet she had going with her coach about quick knockouts.
08/20/2014
White: Aldo vs. Pettis is a superfight, GSP vs. Jones is a stupidfight
White: Aldo vs. Pettis is a superfight, GSP vs. Jones is a stupidfight
“‘GSP’ and Jon Jones? That’s a stretch there, my friend. There’s a bit of a weight difference between those guys. That’s not a super fight. That’s a stupid fight."
08/20/2014
White: I love having rankings now
White: I love having rankings now
UFC President Dana White has at times been critical of where athletes were ranked according to the media, but has grown to 'love it'.
08/20/2014
White explains Jones-Cormier hot mic situation
White explains Jones-Cormier hot mic situation
At the post-fight press conference for Saturday's UFC Fight Night Bangor, UFC President Dana White was asked what went wrong and had this to say.
08/17/2014
McMann complains of sandy canvas, White agrees
McMann complains of sandy canvas, White agrees
At the UFC Fight Night Bangor, Sara McMann defeated Lauren Murphy by split decision and afterwards cited a 'sandy' canvas for several slips in her fight.
08/17/2014
White: I'll talk to Maynard about retirement, won't chase him out of MMA
White: I'll talk to Maynard about retirement, won't chase him out of MMA
Dana White: "But, you know, it's probably a discussion we might have. I'm not looking to chase Gray Maynard out of the game or anything like that. I'll talk to him though."
08/17/2014