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.
Dana White talked with the media today leading up to UFC 157 and addressed several hot topics that are on the forefront of the sport right now.
Dana discusses Liz Carmouche and the fact that she is openly gay. He assures any male fighters that if they come out they will no be treated any different or promoted any different. He talks at length about the recent cuts and speaks on the backlash from fans for releasing Jon Fitch.
UFC President Dana White met with the media after the UFC 158 press conference that was held in Montreal earlier today. He touch on a variety of topics regarding the UFC 158 card itself. Also, he touched on potential fights between training partners Rory MacDonald and Georges St-Pierre, Rampage Jackson, Ronda Rousey’s Sandy Hook Tweet, Eddie Alvarez’s contract situation, and the possibility of Josh Barnett coming to the UFC.
Longtime MMA veteran Mike “Joker” Guymon takes on the man they call “Black Superman”, Savant Young, Thursday at Bellator 85.
Guymon spoke to ProMMAnow.com and a few other media outlets Tuesday about the challenge of dropping to lightweight, returning to the cage after a brief “retirement” and how he feels he matches up with Young.
Guymon explained why he chose to come out of retirement and why he thinks some problems with his medications may have affected his performance while in the UFC. Guymon also shared his thoughts on the evolution of MMA and why fighting for Bellator is a great fit for him at this time.
Giving his traditional post-fight media scrum, UFC President Dana White talked to the press following UFC 150 Saturday night in Denver and talked about everything from his thoughts on the night’s fights to low ticket sales, Ronda Rousey in the UFC, Jon Jones’ deal with Nike, when and who Junior Dos Santos is fighting next and much more.