“Broke My Own Rules”- Dana White Explains Why He Gave Jake Hadley a Contract


Dana White lives by his set of sure guidelines, particularly in his job because the UFC president. Nonetheless, he broke them for a particular fighter from the ‘Dana White’s Contender Collection’ and revealed the explanations in an interview.

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The previous Cage Warriors flyweight champion, Jake Hadley, missed his weight at his DWCS look. Nonetheless, the Brit impressed the UFC supremo together with his gorgeous efficiency in opposition to Mitch Raposo contained in the octagon. Hadley secured a submission win in opposition to Raposo within the second spherical of the battle.

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The Brit impressed White a lot that the UFC supremo broke his personal rule of not signing the fighters who miss weight. Within the press convention White mentioned, “So once I left the backroom, my directions had been to not signal this man. And in accordance with Hunter, Sean and Mick stormed out of the room and took off right here tonight, in order that they weren’t comfortable about it.”

He added, “I simply have a intestine feeling that this child has one thing particular, and I broke all my very own guidelines. Broke my very own guidelines and didn’t take heed to what they mentioned. So hopefully I’m proper on this and this child doesn’t make a d***head out of me.”

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Regardless that White’s colleagues had been mad at him, he believed within the Brit’s potential and handed him a UFC contract. ‘White Kong’ will enter the promotion with a powerful 8-0 (2 T/KO, 4 submissions) resume. Nonetheless, he was not the one fighter who received the UFC contract.

Dana White Offers UFC Contract to Three Fighters

In addition to Jake Hadley, two extra fighters earned the UFC contract by impressing White.

Viacheslav Borshchev clashed in opposition to the undefeated fighter Chris Duncan in a light-weight bout contained in the cage. Duncan began early within the spherical and was exploding at Borshchev.

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Nonetheless, he rapidly retaliated with onerous blows. However the spherical ended with each males on their ft. The aggression remained the identical, solely this time Borshchev had his second and knocked out Duncan with a vicious left within the second spherical to win a UFC deal.

The third fighter to safe a contract was Martin Buday. He earned a powerful opening-round end in opposition to Lorenzo Hood.

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