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Khabib Reveals Two Unfinished Business Items With Dana White

UFC legend Khabib Nurmagomedov has revealed which topic has led to Dana White ignoring his text messages for the very first time. Despite retiring from competition following his title defense against Justin Gaethje in 2020, a decision that the UFC president did his best to try and reverse, Khabib has maintained a positive relationship with his former boss and has often been seen Octagon-side with White at events and out for dinner with the 52-year-old on social media.
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Khabib Nurmagomedov urges Dana White to let him coach The Ultimate Fighter with Tony Ferguson: “Call me back!”

Former UFC lightweight champion is serious about coaching The Ultimate Fighter against Tony Ferguson. ‘The Eagle’ and ‘El Cucuy’ have one of the greatest rivalries in UFC history. Despite that, the two never fought thanks to multiple bookings falling through over the years. Their fight cancelations happening due to everything from botched weight cuts to a pandemic.
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Michael Chandler defends UFC President Dana White over fighter pay criticism: “Dana has had 10,000 sleepless nights”

UFC lightweight title contender Michael Chandler seems to think that fighter pay criticism is unfair. Over the last few months, the UFC and Dana White have been blasted over what they pay fighters. Names such as Jake Paul have seemingly declared war on the company to raise pay. Others, such as Anderson Silva, have blasted the UFC for a similar reason.
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Dana White told to make Khabib Nurmagomedov come out of UFC retirement for title shot

UFC president Dana White has been told he should do all he can to persuade Khabib Nurmagomedov to come out of retirement to fight Charles Oliveira for the lightweight title.Khabib retired unbeaten in 2020, moments after retaining the UFC lightweight belt by submitting Justin Gaethje.Earlier this month, Oliveira also submitted Gaethje in what was supposed to be a title defence at 155lbs for the Brazilian. However, Oliveira missed weight a day before the fight and was thus stripped of the gold. His victory over Gaethje therefore saw him installed as No 1 contender for the now-vacant title.Oliveira could go up...
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Tony Ferguson says Dana White is to blame for delayed move to welterweight: “Dana made me feel like s**t for going up a weight”

UFC lightweight Tony Ferguson has claimed Dana White made him feel bad for wanting to move back up to welterweight. While he may have been knocked out cold by Michael Chandler at UFC 274, Tony Ferguson seems to have a clear mind for the first time in a long time. Instead of running away from the problems he’s faced, ‘El Cucuy’ is charging headfirst into them as he prepares to try and make one of the greatest career turnarounds in mixed martial arts history.
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Ferguson To Dana White: I Call The Shots On My Career, Not You

UFC lightweight veteran Tony Ferguson says that his return to action and career timeline will be decided by himself, and not UFC President Dana White. At UFC 274 earlier this month, Ferguson’s torrid run of form continued. Having entered 2020 riding a 12-fight win streak and with a title shot secured, the fan favorite has since lost four consecutive Octagon outings.
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The Boston Celtics and Milwaukee Bucks are in a heavyweight fight Sunday afternoon to determine which team advances to the Eastern Conference Finals. As NBA superstars Giannis Antetokounmpo and Jayson Tatum take their best swings to preserve a Game 7 victory, Dana White watched along. The UFC president got a...
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Dana White: I wouldn’t mind doing Islam vs. Oliveira

The UFC's lightweight category was left without a champion last weekend, due to a combination of unfortunate circumstances. Former champion Charles Oliveira even won his match, but the title cost him a drop in the scales. The 227-gram overdraft was fatal for Oliveira who is now the first challenger and...
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Georges St. Pierre says Dana White lied about Khabib fight: ‘It was all BS’

There was a brief period where Georges St-Pierre vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov was the most talked about “super” fight in the sport. When Nurmagomedov unexpectedly retired after dispatching Justin Gaethje at UFC 254, he did so at the absolute top of the game. Undefeated, multiple title defenses, pound-for-pound king — Nurmagomedov left a major void when he stepped down.
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