"I'm 29 years of age and I have climbed to the very very top and not with relative ease".
Conor McGregor is widely regarded as one of the most charismatic personalities in sports-entertainment history and is a proven box-office draw in the realm of combat sports. "I was wobbled once".
Horn's focus is on Gary Corcoran at the Brisbane Convention Centre on December 13 after a Pacquiao rematch was ruled off the table due to his senatorial commitments. The documentary spotlights the Dublin-born fighter's rapid ascent up the ranks, from dodging bill collectors in Ireland to dominating the fastest growing sport in the world to hanging out with Arnold Schwarzenegger.
White got a big taste of boxing promotion over the summer, when he was an integral part of the promotion of UFC star Conor McGregor's boxing match against Floyd Mayweather, the longtime former pound-for-pound king, who came out of retirement for the fight.
McGregor recently said that he was in no hurry to step back into the cage, insisting the ball is well and truly in his court. St-Pierre has long made it a practice of his to give his newly minted championship belt to someone in his inner circle, someone that he felt helped him achieve success.
Interim champion Tony Ferguson is the most likely opponent whilst a trilogy bout with Nate Diaz remains a possibility.
Although White agreed when asked by the LA Times whether a loaded stable like Al Haymon's Premier Boxing Champions could use his frontman skills as promoter, there is no plan in place as to whether UFC will work alone or partner with an established group. "I have to have it done by the end of the week".
Love him, hate him, after seeing this, you'll gain a whole new level of respect for him.
From a Dana White scrum with the LA Times, the UFC President addressed a bunch of juicy topics.