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
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]
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.