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UFC 263: 3 things we learned from Dana White during the post-fight scrum
June 15, 2021
With UFC 263 within the books, listed below are three issues we discovered from UFC president Dana White throughout his post-fight scrum from Arizona.
Dana White spoke to the media after UFC 263 and touched on a wide range of totally different subjects, each in regards to the occasion itself and different newsworthy subjects throughout the MMA house.
Listed here are three issues we discovered from the post-fight press convention.
1. Israel Adesanya is turning into an Anderson Silva-type determine
Along with his fifth-straight title protection, Israel Adesanya reaffirmed himself as one of the best middleweight within the sport. White was throughly impressed along with his efficiency and sees loads of similarities between Adesanya and former middleweight champion, Anderson Silva. Whereas it has not been confirmed, Adesanya has expressed curiosity in rematching Robert Whittaker, ideally in Australia, for his subsequent protection.
2. There aren’t any plans to journey across the nation for “Battle Evening” reveals anytime quickly
Equally to UFC 262, White as soon as once more defined that it’s higher for enterprise if the “Battle Evening” playing cards remained on the UFC APEX or Battle Island till all the nation is re-open. He did give a small trace that “Battle Evening” playing cards may return to different states if the normalcy course of hurries up, however White appears content material on holding the whole lot as is.
3. Dana White spoke to Floyd Mayweather after his exhibition with Logan Paul
White revealed that though he didn’t watch the struggle because it occurred, he did contact Floyd Mayweather to debate his bout with Logan Paul. White additionally verified the pay-per-view numbers with folks whom he trusts, and re-confirmed that the reported numbers of 1.2 million pay-per-view buys had been, in-fact, true.
White was happy along with his occasion total, complimenting the state of Arizona for welcoming the UFC with open arms. The weekly occasion schedule rolls on with UFC Vegas 29 subsequent Saturday night time.