Teamsters and Culinary Union call on Nevada to Reform State Athletic Commission

Teamsters Local 986 and the Culinary Union held a rally Thursday in Las Vegas calling for reform of the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The rally was held outside the Grant Sawyer State Office Building at the same time NSAC held its regular monthly meeting. The two unions delivered a letter to Governor Brian Sandoval last … Read more

Video: Dana White talks Spike vs. FOX, UFC adding 115-pound division and phone call he got from Justin Timberlake

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Tuesday night on UFC Tonight on FUEL TV, UFC President Dana White beamed in to discuss several topics with hosts Chael Sonnen and Kenny Florian. White gave an update on his recent surgery for Meniere’s disease, discussed the possibility of Chris Weidman vs. Anderson Silva, Rampage’s future and the UFC’s “right to match”, Eddie Alvarez’s contract situation and why fighting on Spike in no way equals fighting on FOX. White also explained his recent run-in with Justin Timberlake and what the pop star said to him when he called him after hearing what White had said about him in a recent Sports Illustrated interview. [NOTE: Video contains additional footage not seen on UFC Tonight]

Culinary Union calls on NSAC to adopt “Bill of Rights” for pro MMA fighters

The Culinary Union went before the Nevada State Athletic Commission Wednesday and gave testimony outlining what they call exploitative business practices within the sport of MMA.

Lorenzo Fertitta talks MMA in New York and why the UFC needs more fights on free TV

In a rare two-part interview with UFC Chairman and CEO Lorenzo Fertitta, the billionaire mogul gives insight into the legalization of MMA in New York and why the UFC needs more fights on free TV.