ATLANTA - Alistair Overeem may ultimately be
granted a license to fight in Nevada, but UFC president Dana White said
business demands made it impossible to wait for an upcoming NSAC ruling.
And so it is that Frank Mir will now face UFC champ
Junior Dos Santos in the evening's main event.
White admits he isn't optimistic that things will go well for
Overeem, and he's certainly not happy with "Demolition Man.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White didn't find out Alistair Overeem was denied a license to fight for nine months until he appeared on The Jim Rome Show. As you can imagine, it went over like a lead balloon. I... Read Post
LAS VEGAS - So UFC 141's main event hung in the balance, after all. Frank Mir was on deck in the event that the Nevada State Athletic Commission declined to license Alistair Overeem to fight Brock Lesnar, UFC president Dana White to... Read Post