The Top Ten Times Dana White Buried His Own Fighters
They say pimping ain’t easy, and that’s probably true for promoting too. (There’s a whole host of other uncomfortable comparisons to be made between the two professions as well.) Pimping is probably a lot harder when you constantly denigrate your talent. “Yeah, Mary? She makes a weird squealing noise when you bang her. But hey, it’s your money.” Yet, that’s exactly what UFC president Dana White does. Here are the top ten instances of Dana White burying his own fighters.
Veronica Macedo devastating head-kick knockout results in worst head-bouncer of all time
Remember that old Breakfast Club bit? "Two hits: Me hitting you, you hitting the floor." Well, that's pretty much what happened last weekend at Say Uncle: "Fight Night 2" in Sheffield, England (via Devil's Fist), when Veronica Macedo detonated a head kick on Chrissy Audin, who then went stiff and bounced her head off the floor like it was a trampoline. So hard, in fact, she was nearly sitting upright following impact. Worse than this one? You decide.
Anyone watching Kingdom?
Just started watching the show this morning. It's about an MMA school with Nick Jonas starring in it. Joe Stevenson and Cub Swanson are in it as well and looks like it may end up being a solid show.
UFC Quick Quote: Phil Davis doesn't mind if you call him 'The Brazilian Killer'
"I'm not gonna call myself the Brazilian Killer, but if somebody wants to name me the Brazilian Killer, you're more than welcome. I'm just staying patient, working on different things. No need to do anything crazy on my training. I just stay focused on what I have to do. I look at [the Johnson loss] as a minor setback, but I think a win down in Rio will put me right back in the title race."