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give me sport
Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey called puppets by former UFC starmore than 'puppets' on a string. "I want to make sure my team can stand withou
Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey called puppets by former UFC star
give me sport / Posted 3 days ago
more than 'puppets' on a string. "I want to make sure my team can stand without the strings. It is a great thing to have Zuffa's PR team pushing you. You have to leverage that and capture it," he added. Carwin, who was forced to retire due to... Read more
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ESPN
Five Rounds with Urijah Faberreturn to the UFC will have to wait after he was pulled from UFC 199 because of
Five Rounds with Urijah Faber
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
return to the UFC will have to wait after he was pulled from UFC 199 because of a potential doping violation. Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images Faber: So, I don't know if I know the details. I saw a little blurb on it. I hope it doesn't prevent... Read more
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ESPN
McGregor opens up on UFC relationshipthe sport is unregulated.Conor McGregor, left, and UFC president Dana White see
McGregor opens up on UFC relationship
ESPN / Posted 7 days ago
the sport is unregulated.Conor McGregor, left, and UFC president Dana White seem to be back on the same page. Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images Carvalho's opponent, Charlie Ward, is a teammate of McGregor's at SBG Ireland. McGregor hasn't spoken... Read more
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The Manila Times
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial artslate December that the company would post revenue of 600 million dollars in 201
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial arts
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
late December that the company would post revenue of 600 million dollars in 2015. 70,000 people at a fight Parent company Zuffa was reported earlier this month to be in advanced talks to sell the company—valued at between $3.5 and $4 billion—to a... Read more
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ESPN
UFC champ Miocic hits HR in BP with IndiansStipe Miocic slugged a home run during batting practice with his hometown Cleve
UFC champ Miocic hits HR in BP with Indians
ESPN / Posted 11 days ago
Stipe Miocic slugged a home run during batting practice with his hometown Cleveland Indians on Tuesday. Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images The newly crowned UFC heavyweight champion and Cleveland native hit a home run into the left-field... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial artsDecember that the company would post revenue of 600 million dollars in 2015. -
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial arts
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
December that the company would post revenue of 600 million dollars in 2015. - 70,000 people at a fight - Parent company Zuffa was reported earlier this month to be in advanced talks to sell the company -- valued at between $3.5 and $4 billion --... Read more
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Inquirier.net
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial artslate December that the company would post revenue of 600 million dollars in 201
UFC, the brand to beat in mixed martial arts
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
late December that the company would post revenue of 600 million dollars in 2015. 70,000 people at a fight Parent company Zuffa was reported earlier this month to be in advanced talks to sell the company — valued at between $3.5 and $4 billion —... Read more
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ESPN
What We Learned: 'Cyborg' needs to be fighting in the UFCbut their timing isn't great.Middleweight Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza dominated Vito
What We Learned: 'Cyborg' needs to be fighting in the UFC
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
but their timing isn't great.Middleweight Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza dominated Vitor Belfort at UFC 198 in Brazil Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images Maia was dominant against Matt Brown. If you want to bring up the punches he took in the third round,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
UFC 198 recap: Miocic takes title with one punchMMA heavyweight of all time. Stipe Miocic celebrates after defeating Fabricio
UFC 198 recap: Miocic takes title with one punch
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
MMA heavyweight of all time. Stipe Miocic celebrates after defeating Fabricio Werdum of Brazil by KO. Photo: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC You could hear a pin drop as the third-largest live audience the UFC has ever seen went completely silent. Not... Read more
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Canberra Times
UFC 198 recap: Miocic takes title with one punchMMA heavyweight of all time. Stipe Miocic celebrates after defeating Fabricio
UFC 198 recap: Miocic takes title with one punch
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
MMA heavyweight of all time. Stipe Miocic celebrates after defeating Fabricio Werdum of Brazil by KO. Photo: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC You could hear a pin drop as the third-largest live audience the UFC has ever seen went completely silent. Not... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight championin a unification bout. Stipe Miocic celebrates after defeating Fabricio Werdum
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight champion
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
in a unification bout. Stipe Miocic celebrates after defeating Fabricio Werdum of Brazil by KO. Photo: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC The bout was scheduled for February until Werdum pulled out with injuries and forced a postponement. Cleveland's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight championto quickly end the contest. Stipe Miocic celebrates after defeating Fabricio W
Miocic is new UFC heavyweight champion
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
to quickly end the contest. Stipe Miocic celebrates after defeating Fabricio Werdum of Brazil by KO. Photo: Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC Miocic won six of his past seven fights. Werdum had won five straight fights, highlighted by a win against Mark... Read more
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ESPN
'Cyborg' wins UFC debut by knockout"Cyborg" Justino made her UFC debut a memorable one with a dominant first-round
'Cyborg' wins UFC debut by knockout
ESPN / Posted 14 days ago
"Cyborg" Justino made her UFC debut a memorable one with a dominant first-round TKO win over Leslie Smith. Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images Smith, 33, looked relatively comfortable on her feet against Justino but managed to land only three... Read more
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ESPN
Miocic takes Werdum's crown with first-round KOFabricio Werdum out in the first round Saturday night and afterward said, "Clev
Miocic takes Werdum's crown with first-round KO
ESPN / Posted 14 days ago
Fabricio Werdum out in the first round Saturday night and afterward said, "Cleveland, we got a champion, baby!" Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images According to Fightmetric, Miocic landed 20 of 31 total strikes attempted. Werdum landed 15 of 33. He... Read more
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ESPN
Davis, Lawal ready to do battle at Bellator 154from the UFC, Davis received a tournament belt for his efforts in the "nerve-wr
Davis, Lawal ready to do battle at Bellator 154
ESPN / Posted 16 days ago
from the UFC, Davis received a tournament belt for his efforts in the "nerve-wracking" event. His decision to leave the Zuffa-owned company made waves last spring, making him the first in a line of high-profile fighters to follow including... Read more
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ESPN
Fabricio Werdum: The UFC's first dominant heavyweight champ?of fans in his native Brazil wearing his same expression in Saturday's title de
Fabricio Werdum: The UFC's first dominant heavyweight champ?
ESPN / Posted 16 days ago
of fans in his native Brazil wearing his same expression in Saturday's title defense against Stipe Miocic. Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images What's special about three times? If Werdum (20-5-1) defends the UFC heavyweight title three... Read more
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Brisbane Times
UFC 198: All eyes on debutant Cristiane 'Cyborg' JustinoBrazil holds an open training session at Arena da Baixada stadium on May 11, 20
UFC 198: All eyes on debutant Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
Brazil holds an open training session at Arena da Baixada stadium on May 11, 2016 in Curitiba, Brazil. Photo: Buda Mendes/Zuffa In fact, few female fighters provoke the reactions casual fans have to Cyborg's fighting style, with relentless... Read more
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Canberra Times
UFC 198: All eyes on debutant Cristiane 'Cyborg' JustinoBrazil holds an open training session at Arena da Baixada stadium on May 11, 20
UFC 198: All eyes on debutant Cristiane 'Cyborg' Justino
Canberra Times / Posted 17 days ago
Brazil holds an open training session at Arena da Baixada stadium on May 11, 2016 in Curitiba, Brazil. Photo: Buda Mendes/Zuffa In fact, few female fighters provoke the reactions casual fans have to Cyborg's fighting style, with relentless... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Would the UFC Improve Without Dana White and the Fertittas?On Tuesday night, Darren Rovel ESPN.com reported that the Zuffa ownership group
Would the UFC Improve Without Dana White and the Fertittas?
Bleacher Report / Posted 17 days ago
On Tuesday night, Darren Rovel ESPN.com reported that the Zuffa ownership group is in advanced talks to sell the UFC, hiring investment bank Goldman Sachs to represent it in discussions with at least four groups that have bid on an acquisition of the... Read more
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Sherdog
Bovada Releases Odds on Rumored UFC Sale The biggest story in the MMA world this week has been whether or not Zuffa wi
Bovada Releases Odds on Rumored UFC Sale
Sherdog / Posted 17 days ago
The biggest story in the MMA world this week has been whether or not Zuffa will sell the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Now there are official odds on the proposed sale. According to Bovada, one of the... Read more
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Business Wire
EA SPORTS UFC 2 Introduces All New Competitive Gaming ExperienceFighting Championship®, Ultimate Fighting®, UFC®, The Ultimate Fighter®, Octago
EA SPORTS UFC 2 Introduces All New Competitive Gaming Experience
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
Fighting Championship®, Ultimate Fighting®, UFC®, The Ultimate Fighter®, Octagon Girls®, Submission®, As Real As It Gets®, Zuffa®, Octagon® and the eight-sided competition mat and cage design are registered trademarks, trade dress or service marks... Read more
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Sherdog
The Real Skinny on the UFC's New Weight Cutting Ruleof the UFC, especially to a company like China Media Capital, could finally pav
The Real Skinny on the UFC's New Weight Cutting Rule
Sherdog / Posted 17 days ago
of the UFC, especially to a company like China Media Capital, could finally pave the way for the mainland Chinese conquest Zuffa has dreamed about for years, ever since it sold a 10-percent of the company to Flash Entertainment in 2010. While a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
UFC’s Dana White: ‘We’re not up for sale’and the Abu Dhabi government’s Flash Entertainment, with 10 percent, are minori
UFC’s Dana White: ‘We’re not up for sale’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
and the Abu Dhabi government’s Flash Entertainment, with 10 percent, are minority owners of UFC, whose parent company is Zuffa LLC. White declined to say whether there might be a partial sale. “Obviously, if I’m in the middle of a deal right... Read more
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Baller Status
Report Says UFC in Talks to Sell for $4 Billionbe interested have not commented, while a rep for Blackstone tells ESPN they're
Report Says UFC in Talks to Sell for $4 Billion
Baller Status / Posted 18 days ago
be interested have not commented, while a rep for Blackstone tells ESPN they're not considering a bid. The UFC is owned by Zuffa, Inc., which bought the organization in 2001 for just $2 million. Last year, sources said the company earned between... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Get to Know the Scariest Woman in MMAstandard-bearer of women's MMA. Carano would never be seen in the cage again.
Get to Know the Scariest Woman in MMA
Bleacher Report / Posted 18 days ago
standard-bearer of women's MMA. Carano would never be seen in the cage again. On March 12, 2011, the UFC's parent company, ZuffaLLC, purchased Strikeforce. The news was sudden but not especially surprising. Over the years, any rise in UFC activity... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Dana White opens up about report of UFC owners selling companysell the business.” UFC president Dana White went on The Dan Patrick show Wedn
Dana White opens up about report of UFC owners selling company
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 18 days ago
sell the business.” UFC president Dana White went on The Dan Patrick show Wednesday to clarify things. White denied that Zuffa LLC, the UFC’s parent company, is looking to sell the entire company. “We’re not up for sale,” White said. “We’re... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Dana White denies report that UFC is for saleShow on Wednesday. “The ESPN story is overblown. The day we decide to sell, I p
Dana White denies report that UFC is for sale
Calgary Sun / Posted 18 days ago
Show on Wednesday. “The ESPN story is overblown. The day we decide to sell, I probably don’t want to do this anymore.” Zuffa LLC bought the UFC in 2001 for only $2 million and White owns a piece, having purchased 10% of the company. White was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
UFC In Negotiations for $4 Billion Salewhen it bought Legendary Entertainment in January for $3.5 billion. UFC is cur
UFC In Negotiations for $4 Billion Sale
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
when it bought Legendary Entertainment in January for $3.5 billion. UFC is currently owned by sports promotion company Zuffa LLC, which is helmed by Las Vegas entrepreneurs Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta. The Fertitta brothers split an 81 percent... Read more
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CBS Sports
Zuffa looking to sell small percentage of UFC, expand in Chinamost sense from a business standpoint. It is one of the few untapped markets fo
Zuffa looking to sell small percentage of UFC, expand in China
CBS Sports / Posted 18 days ago
most sense from a business standpoint. It is one of the few untapped markets for a company that wants to truly be global. Zuffa originally started its first Mixed Martial Arts promotions in Japan with Pride FC in 1997. The UFC has only been to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
UFC In Negotiations for $4 Billion Salewhen it bought Legendary Entertainment in January for $3.5 billion. UFC is cur
UFC In Negotiations for $4 Billion Sale
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
when it bought Legendary Entertainment in January for $3.5 billion. UFC is currently owned by sports promotion company Zuffa LLC, which is helmed by Las Vegas entrepreneurs Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta. The Fertitta brothers split an 81 percent... Read more
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Connecticut Post
UFC In Negotiations for $4 Billion Salewhen it bought Legendary Entertainment in January for $3.5 billion. UFC is cur
UFC In Negotiations for $4 Billion Sale
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
when it bought Legendary Entertainment in January for $3.5 billion. UFC is currently owned by sports promotion company Zuffa LLC, which is helmed by Las Vegas entrepreneurs Lorenzo and Frank Fertitta. The Fertitta brothers split an 81 percent... Read more
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Sherdog
UFC President Dana White Denies Company is for Sale: ‘We’re Working on Expanding’somebody shows up with $4 billion, we can talk. We can definitely talk.” On Tu
UFC President Dana White Denies Company is for Sale: ‘We’re Working on Expanding’
Sherdog / Posted 18 days ago
somebody shows up with $4 billion, we can talk. We can definitely talk.” On Tuesday, ESPN.com reported that parent company Zuffa was in "advanced talks” to sell the UFC. Chinese conglomerate Dalian Wada Group was reportedly the leader among four... Read more
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ESPN
Five Rounds: Could a Mayweather-McGregor fight actually happen?punch to win the UFC featherweight title. But how might those same skills trans
Five Rounds: Could a Mayweather-McGregor fight actually happen?
ESPN / Posted 18 days ago
punch to win the UFC featherweight title. But how might those same skills translate to a boxing ring? Christian Petersen/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images Okamoto: Welp, guys, it's pretty simple. Boxing match: Floyd knocks Conor out, with ease. He toys... Read more
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New York Post
UFC exec knocks down report that company is for saleaccording to an ESPN report that UFC’s president later denied on Tuesday. ESPN
UFC exec knocks down report that company is for sale
New York Post / Posted 18 days ago
according to an ESPN report that UFC’s president later denied on Tuesday. ESPN earlier reported that UFC’s parent company, Zuffa LLC, which is controlled by casino moguls Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta, had hired an investment bank to advise it on a... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ultimate Fighting Championship owner explores sale: ESPNthat UFC was not for sale and called the ESPN report “overblown.” ESPN earlier
Ultimate Fighting Championship owner explores sale: ESPN
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 days ago
that UFC was not for sale and called the ESPN report “overblown.” ESPN earlier reported that UFC’s parent company, Zuffa LLC, which is controlled by casino moguls Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta, had hired an investment bank to advise it on a... Read more
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give me sport
UFC owners in 'advanced talks' to sell - the asking price is sky high [ESPN]Group." Dalian Wanda Group are believed to be the frontrunners at this stage t
UFC owners in 'advanced talks' to sell - the asking price is sky high [ESPN]
give me sport / Posted 18 days ago
Group." Dalian Wanda Group are believed to be the frontrunners at this stage to purchase the business which, back in 2001, Zuffa LLC bought for just $2 million. After a rapid rise in popularity, spearheaded by high-profile stars such as Ronda... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
UFC Owners in Sale Talks With China's Wanda, WME-IMG (Report)Wanda's bid was the highest, but didn't provide a specific price tag, with a po
UFC Owners in Sale Talks With China's Wanda, WME-IMG (Report)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
Wanda's bid was the highest, but didn't provide a specific price tag, with a possible deal to be sealed as soon as July. Zuffa LLC acquired UFC in 2001 for $2 million. Flash Entertainment, a subsidiary of the government of Abu Dhabi, purchased a... Read more
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Variety
WME / IMG, China’s Wanda Bidding for UFC (Report)president, Dana White denied that the private company is up for sale. Other sou
WME / IMG, China’s Wanda Bidding for UFC (Report)
Variety / Posted 18 days ago
president, Dana White denied that the private company is up for sale. Other sources said that Goldman Sachs is representing Zuffa, the parent company of UFC. In the past year, both of the Chinese companies have made dramatic expansions from their... Read more
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The Sport Bible
UFC Owners Allegedly In Talks To Sell Organisationchairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak is the also the chairman of Flash Entertainment, a
UFC Owners Allegedly In Talks To Sell Organisation
The Sport Bible / Posted 18 days ago
chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak is the also the chairman of Flash Entertainment, an investment vehicle that bought 10% of Zuffa. While current UFC executive vice president, Garry Cook, was previously employed as Manchester City's CEO during that... Read more
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Daily Star
UFC set for £3bn showdown in biggest battle yetpresident, Dave Sholler, said: "As a private company, we don't discuss speculat
UFC set for £3bn showdown in biggest battle yet
Daily Star / Posted 18 days ago
president, Dave Sholler, said: "As a private company, we don't discuss speculation or rumours related to our business." Zuffa, LLC – UFC's parent company – is 90% owned by the Fertitta brothers, who paid $2million (£1.4million) for the fighting... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fertitta brothers in heavy discussions to sell UFC—reportwhich was unfit for mainstream television at the time. After purchasing the UF
Fertitta brothers in heavy discussions to sell UFC—report
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
which was unfit for mainstream television at the time. After purchasing the UFC for $2 million in 2001, the pair formed Zuffa LLC and named with the younger Lorenzo, as Chief Operating Officer. He publicly declared that the promotion made $600... Read more
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Rappler
UFC denies 'for sale' reportadding that the facts of the ESPN story "could not be further off." ESPN earli
UFC denies 'for sale' report
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
adding that the facts of the ESPN story "could not be further off." ESPN earlier reported that the UFC's parent company Zuffa was in "advance talks" to sell the company, valued at between $3.5 and $4 billion. Zuffa had attracted interest from... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Reports: UFC owners look to sell businessbillion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The
Reports: UFC owners look to sell business
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 18 days ago
billion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The Blackstone Group and Dalian Wanda Group. Zuffa LLC bough the UFC back in 2001 for $2 million. The Fertitta family, owners of Station Casinos, are heavily involved in... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Reports: UFC owners look to sell businessbillion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The
Reports: UFC owners look to sell business
KIVI Boise / Posted 18 days ago
billion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The Blackstone Group and Dalian Wanda Group. Zuffa LLC bough the UFC back in 2001 for $2 million. The Fertitta family, owners of Station Casinos, are heavily involved in... Read more
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The Star
Owner of Ultimate Fighting Championship explores sale - ESPNthat UFC was not for sale and called the ESPN report "overblown." ESPN earlier
Owner of Ultimate Fighting Championship explores sale - ESPN
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
that UFC was not for sale and called the ESPN report "overblown." ESPN earlier reported that UFC's parent company, Zuffa LLC [ZUFFA.UL], which is controlled by casino moguls Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta, had hired an investment bank to advise... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Reports: UFC owners look to sell businessbillion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The
Reports: UFC owners look to sell business
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 18 days ago
billion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The Blackstone Group and Dalian Wanda Group. Zuffa LLC bough the UFC back in 2001 for $2 million. The Fertitta family, owners of Station Casinos, are heavily involved in... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Reports: UFC owners look to sell businessbillion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The
Reports: UFC owners look to sell business
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 18 days ago
billion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The Blackstone Group and Dalian Wanda Group. Zuffa LLC bough the UFC back in 2001 for $2 million. The Fertitta family, owners of Station Casinos, are heavily involved in... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Reports: UFC owners look to sell businessbillion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The
Reports: UFC owners look to sell business
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 18 days ago
billion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The Blackstone Group and Dalian Wanda Group. Zuffa LLC bough the UFC back in 2001 for $2 million. The Fertitta family, owners of Station Casinos, are heavily involved in... Read more
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Reuters
Owner of Ultimate Fighting Championship explores sale: ESPNthat UFC was not for sale and called the ESPN report "overblown." ESPN earlier
Owner of Ultimate Fighting Championship explores sale: ESPN
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
that UFC was not for sale and called the ESPN report "overblown." ESPN earlier reported that UFC's parent company, Zuffa LLC [ZUFFA.UL], which is controlled by casino moguls Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta, had hired an investment bank to advise... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Reports: UFC owners look to sell businessbillion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The
Reports: UFC owners look to sell business
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 18 days ago
billion. Some of the reported bidders include WME/IMG, China Media Capital, The Blackstone Group and Dalian Wanda Group. Zuffa LLC bough the UFC back in 2001 for $2 million. The Fertitta family, owners of Station Casinos, are heavily involved in... Read more
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