Tag Archives: UFC

Triple H Raves About Cormier and McGregor, We’d Love to Have ‘Em After UFC

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Great news for Daniel Cormier … the UFC star doesn’t have to worry about career options after he retires from MMA, because the WWE sounds VERY interested! Triple H — one of the top execs at WWE — tells TMZ Sports he LOVES everything about D.C. … and thinks he […]

Dana White Says Sports Orgs Calling for Advice, How’d You Pull Off UFC 249?

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Dana White says his phone has been blowing up from the heads of other sports leagues looking to get back in action after the success of UFC 249 … and he’s willing to share his battle plan! “The leagues have reached out,” White said Monday on “TMZ Live” … “Different […]

UFC Announcer Bruce Buffer Says UFC 249 Raging Success

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com The first sporting event without a crowd went down Saturday night in Florida, and by all measures, it was a big success, according to many, including UFC announcer Bruce Buffer. It was weird at first … looking at an empty VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida, but when the […]

Donald Trump Praises Dana White for UFC 249, ‘This is Important’

Play video content Breaking News ESPN President Donald Trump is fired up about UFC 249 — making a special video to praise Dana White for finding a way to throw the event despite the COVID-19 pandemic. “I want to congratulate Dana White and the UFC,” Trump said while standing outside of the Oval Office at […]

UFC’s Jacare Souza Tests Positive for COVID-19, Out of UFC 249

Breaking News UFC fighter J’acare Souza has tested positive for coronavirus and will NOT participate in his scheduled fight at UFC 249 on Saturday, the UFC confirms to TMZ Sports. The 40-year-old Brazilian was slated to fight Uriah Hall on the undercard of the massive PPV event in Jacksonville, Florida — but he tested positive […]

Dana White Says President Trump Watching UFC 249 As ‘Blueprint’ For Opening Up U.S.

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com President Donald Trump will be tuned in to UFC 249 on Saturday to get some ideas on how to reopen the rest of the country amid the coronavirus pandemic, so says UFC honcho Dana White. Of course, Dana and Donald are very close friends who go back decades — and […]

Dana White Letting Fan Play Matchmaker for Real UFC Fight, Conor Vs. Nate?

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Dana White is dead serious about allowing one lucky fan to pick the fighters for a real UFC bout … which begs the question, is Conor McGregor on the table?! It’s all part of Dana’s big All In Challenge fundraising mission — he’s teamed up with Halle Berry for one […]

Dana White Touts ‘Overabundance of Safety’ Measures for UFC 249

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Dana White says UFC 249 won’t only be the “best card we’ve ever had” but also the safest — claiming he’s spending a ton of money to ensure everyone is properly screened and medically cleared. The event is going down on May 9th At the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in […]

MLB’s Marcus Stroman Wants To Fight Kyle Larson In UFC For Saying N-Word

Breaking News NY Mets ace Marcus Stroman is FURIOUS with NASCAR driver Kyle Larson for saying the n-word … saying he should never race again and deserves to have his ass kicked. Of course, the 27-year-old dropped an n-bomb during a virtual race on Easter Sunday … apparently not realizing his audio was streaming out […]

UFC 249 Postponed Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

UFC fans will be saddened to hear that the upcoming OFC 249 has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak. “Today, we got a call from the highest level you can go at Disney, and the highest level at ESPN … and the powers that be there asked me to stand down and not do […]