Dana White

UFC President talks Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2.

Jim Rome
January 21, 2021 - 9:28 am
Dana White

USA Today


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All Topics: UFC 257: McGregor vs. Poirier 2 face off was bad ass | McGregor vs. Poirier 1 | Conor’s focused | Relationship with Conor right now | Conor’s 2021 | Dustin Poirier isn’t getting the respect he deserves | Michael Chandler vs. Dan Hooker | Meeting with Khabib | Khabib’s future in the sport | #1 accomplishment in his career was keeping his sport going during COVID pandemic

Jan 21st 2021


Nov 19th 2020

All Topics: UFC 255 this Saturday | Looking back on Khabib vs. Gaethje | Khabib is one of the most honorable people he’s ever dealt with | Can see Khabib coming back for one more fight | Tony Ferguson vs. Michael Chandler might be fighting | Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier 2 is signed | Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez Saturday Night | Valentina Shevchenko | Bob Arum


Oct 23rd 2020

All Topics: UFC 254 | Incredible fight card | UFC 254 is trending towards biggest PPV buys ever | Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje | Khabib’s weight cut | Respect between Khabib and Justin | Khabib is on his way to becoming the greatest pound for pound fighter of all time | Khabib dealing with the loss of his father | Gaethje’s legacy with a win tomorrow night | Gaethje’s transformation | No blue print for beating Khabib | Robert Whittaker vs. Jared Cannonier

June 4th 2020

All Topics: UFC 249: Justin Gaethje beating Tony Ferguson | UFC 250 this Saturday | Amanda Nunes defending her featherweight belt vs. Felicia Spencer | Nunes being the GOAT | Spencer is a bad ass | Cody Garbrandt vs. Raphael Assuncao | Having the fights back in Vegas | Having a smaller cage at their place | Back and forth with Jon Jones | Jones wanting Deontay Wilder money | Jones is the GOAT | Time frame of a possible Jones fight


All Topics: UFC 249 | Busting his ass to try to get some fights on | Bad media doesn’t bother him | Safety being first | UFC 249 card | Tony Ferguson vs. Justin Gaethje for interim lightweight championship | Ferguson vs. Gaethje will be violent | Miss live sports badly | Ferguson’s winning streak | Impossible to train and prepare for Ferguson | Henry Cejudo vs. Dominick Cruz for the bantamweight championship | Incredible if Cruz

May 5th 2020

Jan 31st 2020

All Topics: Loves Radio Row in Miami | Jorge Masvidal joining Jim Weds | People love Jorge, he’s real | Masvidal will fight Kamara Usman in Vegas | Jon Jones vs. Dominick Reyes | Reyes has never lost | Israel Adesanya called Yoel Romero | His poker game | Plays poker 3 – 4 times a week | Deontay Wilder vs. Tyson Fury | Conor McGregor ran through Cowboy Cerrone


Jan 16th 2020

All Topics: UFC 246: Conor vs. Cowboy | Conor has been a complete pro this week | Conor and Cowboy’s presser being very cordial | Conor is happy to be back | Conor buzz | Conor is in good shape | People are underestimating Cerrone | Cerrone is being disrespected | Conor gets rematch with Khabib or title shot if he wins | Conor’s money | Conor’s story


Dec 5th 2019

All Topics: Overeem vs. Rozenstruik this Saturday | UFC 245 | Amanda Nunes vs. Germaine de Randamie | Nunes is the GOAT | Nunes knocking out Cyborg | Holloway vs. Volkanovski | Volkanovski’s is on a win streak | Holloway’s talents | Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington | Covington’s comments about slapping Dana with the belt | McGregor vs. Cerrone will fight at 170 pounds | Working with Floyd Mayweather 


Aug 15th 2019

All Topics: In studio | UFC 241 in Anaheim this Saturday night | Nate Diaz vs. Anthony Pettis | Nate’s first fight since fighting Conor McGregor in 2016 | Nate smoking CBD at the open workout | Nate as a person is great, dealing with his business isn’t fun | Nate vs. Pettis fight | Conor’s next fight | Conor’s video | Conor punched the guy in April | Conor’s future | President Trump called him after Cormier knocked out Stipe | Cormier's future in the sport


July 24th 2019

All Topics: UFC 239 was a great night | Jorge Masvidal’s KO of Ben Askren | Jorge Masvidal is in the top 3 of his division right now | Amanda Nunes is an absolute star | Nunes is the greatest women fighter ever | Jon Jones in the news again | Every time he sees Jones fight, he wonders if it’s the last time | Urijah Faber’s comeback fight | UFC 240: Max Holloway vs. Frankie Edgar | Cris Cyborg fighting again for the first time since she lost to Nunes | Colby Covington vs. Robbie Lawler | Maxim Dadashev’s death


May 7th 2019

All Topics: UFC 237 | Rose Namajunas vs. Jessica Andrade | Rose’s life outside the octagon | Rose willing to defend her belt in Brazil against Jessica | Love for MMA in Brazil | Anderson Silva fighting on the card | Israel Adesanya vs. Robert Whittaker | Jose Aldo | Conor McGregor | Ben Askren vs. Jordan Burroughs wrestling match |


Feb 6th 2019

All Topics: UFC 234 | The return of Anderson Silva | Israel Adesanya | Flight to Australia | Robert Whittaker vs. Kelvin Gastelum | Robert Whittaker hasn’t lost in five years | Working with ESPN now | Good relationship with ESPN so far | Khabib – McGregor suspensions | Khabib saying he won’t fight until October | Jon Jones getting a one fight approval from Nevada | Conor vs. Donald Cerrone

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Oct 2nd 2018

All Topics: UFC 229 this Saturday Night | Khabib vs. McGregor will break their PPV record | Khabib’s history of fighting | Khabib’s style vs. McGregor’s style | Khabib on the bus incident at UFC 223 media day | Khabib started the entire bad blood with Conor and his crew by slapping Artem Lobov | Why Conor took the Khabib fight | Conor not fighting in the octagon in nearly two years | Ring rust | The tension between Conor and Khabib | Conor’s mental warfare

Apr 4th 2018

All Topics: UFC 223 | Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov | Ferguson injury | Max Holloway stepping up to fight Khabib | Khabib’s ability to takedown people | Max Holloway doesn’t let people take him down | Conor McGregor being stripped of belts | Floyd Mayweather – MMA