UFC President Dana White co-hosted a Google Hangout session today witth FOX Sports writer Mike Chiapetta and touched on a variety of subjects. The current season of “The Ultimate Fighter” was a topic. Also, the upcoming UFC 165 event that features the UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones taking on challenger Alexander Gustafsson. Also, the upcoming UFC fall schedule that features a ton of huge fights, plus a lot more.
UFC President Dana White took the time to speak with the media following the UFC 164 event that took place in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. White spoke about the knee injury Anthony Pettis suffered in his main event win over Ben Henderson to become the new UFC lightweight champion. He talked about Josh Barnett’s win over Frank Mir, and more about UFC plans for the rest of the year.
After a huge weekend across the area we come back tonight with another all new episode. Bluegrass Brawl is just a week away and our first guest will make the jump to the professional ranks. Steve Bell ended his amateur career by winning three titles and seven straight fights. He will meet Anthony Jamison next Saturday at Heritage Hall.
Bellator welterweight champion has long been calling out UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre even though he was still under contract with the Bellator promotion. However, the landscape and opportunity for Askren to make that fight a reality could come to fruition according to Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney
UFC President Dana White spoke with the media on a variety of things following the UFC Fight Night: Shogun vs. Sonnen event that took place at the TD Garden Arena in Boston, Massachusetts. He spoke about Uriah Hall’s performance and why he isn’t mentally tough enough to fight in the UFC. He spoke on Conor McGregor, Alistair Overeem, the UFC’s expansion into China, plus much more.