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Key Moments in UFC History: Dana White and ...

Jul 19, 2016No Comments177 Views

Key moments stand out in the UFC's story that grew the sport and drove up the company's value. The 2007 purchase of Pride FC ranks

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Dana White Reportedly Under a Five-Year Dea...

Jul 12, 20168 Comments290 Views

Thought UFC president Dana White will receive a windfall when the UFC sale closes, his role within the company will expand following the sale.

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Lorenzo Fertitta on Rumored UFC Sale: ̵...

Jul 06, 2016No Comments373 Views

Company CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and president Dana White continue to deny that the UFC has been sold.

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Report: UFC Close to Selling for Around $4 ...

Jun 17, 201631 Comments633 Views

The UFC is reportedly close to being sold for a price tag of around $4 billion, according to various reports this week.

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Nate Diaz Breaks Silence: He’s Just T...

May 25, 201618 Comments987 Views

Nate Diaz on Wednesday broke his silence and explained why a deal to fight McGregor hasn't been done: he wants to get paid.

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Conor McGregor Opens Up About UFC 200 Meltd...

May 22, 201610 Comments932 Views

Characterizing his very public feud with the UFC as a "publicized civil war," Conor McGregor opened up in an exclusive ESPN interview to discuss the

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Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz Rematch on Ice...

May 21, 201620 Comments881 Views

Following a meeting with Conor McGregor that, by all accounts, went well, Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta's meeting with Nate Diaz apparently did not.

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Rumor Mill: Dana White Supposedly Stormed O...

May 20, 201615 Comments1129 Views

Although a meeting with Conor McGregor went well, the rumor mill has Dana White storming out of a Friday meeting with Nate Diaz.

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Conor McGregor on Meeting with White and Fe...

May 20, 20166 Comments835 Views

Conor McGregor and his UFC bosses had a meeting of the minds this week in Los Angeles, reportedly leaving them "in a good place" to

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FOX Sports Host Colin Cowherd Chastises Con...

Apr 30, 20166 Comments827 Views

FOX Sports talk show host Colin Cowherd took Conor McGregor to task over publicly challenging the UFC, and not realizing the bear that he poked.

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AUDIO: UFC Media Conference Call About New ...

Mar 22, 2016Comments off408 Views

Hear UFC executives and former middleweight champion Chris Weidman discuss the New York State Assembly passing legislation to legalize MMA in New York.

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Listen to the UFC Executive Media Conferenc...

Mar 22, 2016Comments off590 Views

Listen to UFC executives discuss the New York State Assembly passing legislation to legalize MMA in New York live at 6:30 p.m. ET.

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UFC Tops $600 Million in 2015 for Record-Se...

Dec 28, 2015Comments off2266 Views

With the rise of Conor McGregor and the crash of Ronda Rousey, 2015 was a record year for the UFC.

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Could Conor McGregor Become the UFC’s...

Dec 17, 2015Comments off2720 Views

Could Conor McGregor become the UFC's first $100 millionaire? UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta believes so.

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VIDEO: UFC Officially Breaks Ground on New ...

Dec 06, 2015Comments off806 Views

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and COO Lawrence Epstein unveil details on the UFC's new Las Vegas-based campus, and break ground on the construction site.

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UFC’s Lorenzo Fertitta: We Pay Fighte...

Dec 01, 2015Comments off2300 Views

UFC fighter pay has long been a subject of controversy, but CEO Lorenzo Fertitta says that his company pays "way more than anybody else in

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Jon Jones Issues Statement on UFC Return, E...

Oct 23, 2015Comments off2587 Views

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones was reinstated by the UFC on Friday. Shortly thereafter, he issued a statement.

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UFC Officially Reinstates Jon Jones

Oct 23, 2015Comments off2379 Views

Jon Jones has been sidelined since an April hit-and-run accident that he was charged with in Albuquerque, N.M., but on Friday, the UFC reinstated him.

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UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta Disappointed Over ...

Jun 26, 2015Comments off2180 Views

UFC Chairman and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta commented that, while disappointed, he remains resolute that they'll eventually see MMA legalized in New York.

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VIDEO: Will UFC’s Dana White and Lore...

Jun 04, 2015Comments off2416 Views

The UFC intro'd it's new anti-doping policy. And who is the media worried about testing? UFC president Dana White and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta, that's who.

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Jon Jones Stripped of UFC Title, Suspended ...

Apr 29, 2015Comments off8656 Views

Jon Jones has been stripped of the UFC light heavyweight title and suspended indefinitely by the organization, UFC President Dana White announced on Tuesday.

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Jon Jones Appears in Court, Set to Meet wit...

Apr 28, 2015Comments off1794 Views

Jon Jones made his first court appearance on Tuesday and will also meet with UFC brass, including Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta.

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UFC Announces Random Drug Testing (Press Co...

Feb 18, 2015Comments off1297 Views

UFC execs Lorenzo Fertitta, Dana White, and Lawrence Epstein held a special press conference to usher in the promotion's new era of drug testing.

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UFC Plans Random Drug Testing and Pushes fo...

Feb 18, 2015Comments off1176 Views

The UFC on Wednesday announced its new approach to drug testing, which includes support for two-to-four-year bans for first-time offenders.

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Watch UFC’s Dana White and Lorenzo Fe...

Feb 18, 2015Comments off1049 Views

UFC Chairman and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and company president Dana White are holding a special press conference on Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET / 10

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Dana White Says Wednesday’s Press Con...

Feb 17, 2015Comments off1308 Views

UFC Chairman and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and President Dana White will hold a press conference on Wednesday in Las Vegas to address 'a lot of

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UFC To Hold a Press Conference on Feb. 18 T...

Feb 13, 2015Comments off2022 Views

Following a string of positive drug tests, UFC Chairman and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta and President Dana White will hold a press conference on Feb. 18

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UFC Antitrust Lawsuit Characterizes All Oth...

Dec 17, 2014Comments off3050 Views

On Tuesday, former UFC fighters Jon Fitch, Cung Le and Nate Quarry filed a lawsuit against their former employer alleging that the fight promotion has

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Georges St-Pierre Back in the Gym Feeling B...

Oct 23, 2014Comments off5588 Views

Georges St-Pierre returned to the Tristar Gym this week after being medically clear to train following ACL surgery, and he feels better than he did

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Lorenzo Fertitta Says He’s Never Seen...

Oct 15, 2014Comments off9551 Views

UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta says that he has never seen former middleweight champion Anderson Silva as motivated as he is.