CM Punk will make his UFC debut at some time this year. It is likely that he will step into the Octagon with Mickey Gall at UFC 200, but nothing has yet to be confirmed. Many UFC fans are not happy with Punk being in the company and believe that he used his fame from professional wrestling to earn a contract without ever having a fight. Most fans also want Punk to lose his first...
The UFC haven’t stood in new featherweight champion Conor McGregor’s way after he decided that he wanted to move up to lightweight to challenge the division’s champion Rafael dos Anjos for the belt at UFC 196 in March, but Dana White has revealed that this might be a step too far for the Irish sensation. […]
After yesterday’s major news that former UFC lightweight champion Ben Henderson had agreed a deal with Belator, both his old boss Dana White and new boss Scott Coker gave their immediate reactions to the signing. Needless to say Bellator boss Coker was elated to be able to talk about capturing the signaturing of what he […]
Mickey Gall will make his debut at UFC Fight Night 82 this coming weekend after coming to the attention of Dana White during a scouting mission for his ‘Looking For A Fight’ web series and you can remind yourself how that all went down via the video clip below. Gall called out wrestling superstar turned […]
Following last night’s UFC Fight Night 81 event in Boston, UFC president Dana White spoke with Megan Olivi about the big talking points of the show. Read our keynotes from their conversation below and scroll down to watch the full interview for yourselves. — – White says the main event decision was “razor thin” and […]
This weekend has wall-to-wall action for Boston sports fans. The New England Patriots face the Kansas City Chiefs in an AFC Divisional Playoff, the Boston Bruins and Celtics are in action and MMA is returning to TD Garden at UFC Fight Night Boston. And UFC president Dana White, who was born in Manchester, Conn., knows all about just how much a weekend like this means to the region...
UFC president Dana White is a New Englander done good, building his sport into an international phenom. In town for Sunday’s UFC Fight Night Boston at TD Garden, White stopped by to speak with NESN.com’s Ashley Allen about what makes the UFC a must-see event, his exciting new webshow “Lookin’ For A Fight” and which New England Patriots player he’d like to take out for...
Former WWE champion CM Punk may have an opponent for his first UFC fight – though that opponent first needs one more win in order to face the ex-wrestling star. UFC president Dana White appeared on Off the Record with Michael Landsberg this Wednesday, and stated that Mickey Gall, a 1-0 prospect, would get the chance to face Punk in his first UFC fight…but only if he’s able...
UFC president Dana White has someone in mind for CM Punk’s first opponent inside the Octagon. However, that person will have to overcome one major hurdle first. White told TSN’s “Off The Record” on Wednesday that Mickey Gall will be Punk’s first opponent, but that’s only if he beats Michael Jackson at UFC 196. And if Gall beats Jackson, he will face Punk at UFC 200...
Ronda Rousey has asked UFC president Dana White for more time off, and has been granted it. Rousey won’t fight as expected at UFC 200 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas in July, according to Yahoo Sports. Rousey is supposed to star in a remake of “Roadhouse,” and the filming got pushed back. Here’s what White had to say. “The filming of the movie got pushed back. She...
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