Dana White weighs in on Tony Ferguson vs. Donald Cerrone | UFC 238 | ESPN MMA

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  • Published on Jun 9, 2019
  • UFC president Dana White gives his thoughts to ESPN MMA’s Brett Okamoto about Tony Ferguson’s win vs. Donald Cerrone at UFC 238, saying it was great despite the way it ended. White says he won’t be thinking about the lightweight title picture until the unification bout between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirier at UFC 242.
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  • Anthony Lucente
    Anthony Lucente 8 hours ago

    Cowboy should have won that fight

  • Brian Kinary
    Brian Kinary 19 hours ago

    Ive been saying we should riot if Tony doesn’t get a title shot. Think about his last four fights, not to mention it’s 12 in a row and would be 16 if he didn’t break his arm vs Johnson.
    He whooped Dos Anjos at elevation in a 5 round fight at an insane pace in Mexico City and still wasn’t breathing hard. He’s kicked Lee’s (ass sub off his back), Pettis’ ass (corner stoppage), now Cerrone’s ass (dr stoppage). That’s 4 straight welterweights too btw. Wtf do they want Tony to do for a title shot? Fight DC? Shit. Tony’s been next up for years

  • Sparkusi
    Sparkusi 2 days ago

    If Dana won''t give Tony title shot I will personally kill him

  • Jesse Ramirez
    Jesse Ramirez 3 days ago

    Rather see a Ferguson vs Dana white fight at this point. Dana give him a shot at the title you pudgy fuck.

  • Seth heath
    Seth heath 3 days ago

    Nobody wants to see Conor fight. He's a has been.

  • Haris Ali
    Haris Ali 5 days ago

    Interviewer: "let's get to the people's main event"
    Dana:

  • Jane Doe
    Jane Doe 6 days ago

    Brett okaono your way off! most fans want to see tony vs khabib you don’t speak for the rest of us real fans! Sounds like its something you’ve been wanting to see Conor vs khabib, he got whopped already by khabib time to move on and get off connors nuts.

  • mike
    mike 6 days ago

    I have zero respect for Dana , he's a scumbag

  • cadboy07
    cadboy07 6 days ago

    Dana piling on the pounds 🍔🍔🍔🍔

  • colin meechan
    colin meechan 6 days ago

    Dana , just doesn't want to give Tony any credit ?? Why not ,, Tony's the man give him a title shot !!

  • BedriSinan Korkmaz
    BedriSinan Korkmaz 7 days ago

    He looks like kingpin from daredevil :d

  • Koko Mmc
    Koko Mmc 7 days ago

    Round 3 could of went different as cowboy gets alot better as the fight goes on

  • pako joe
    pako joe 7 days ago

    couldnt be more wrong idc what conor or khabib do i want tony in a title fight period

  • airsoftgod211
    airsoftgod211 7 days ago

    I think the reporter just just said the line about McGregor Vs Khabib because saying why the fuck isnt Khabib vs Ferguson been booked already is a little unprofessional.

  • sparkyddd
    sparkyddd 7 days ago

    Nobody wants Conor vs Khabib. The fans want Tony vs Khabib

  • jesse nuno
    jesse nuno 7 days ago

    just let Tony fight them all !!!

  • S Mozza
    S Mozza 7 days ago

    even Connor doesn't want a rematch with khabib, Connor wants a easier pay day

  • J G
    J G 7 days ago

    No one wants a rematch until connor has worked his way back up. Tony is far and away the best opponent for khabib.

  • rodney lee
    rodney lee 8 days ago

    If i was toney and heard this i would be fucking pisttttt

  • iluvmyboba
    iluvmyboba 8 days ago

    Khabib vs. Dustin. Aww, shucks. That'll be a good one.

  • A_a_ron B
    A_a_ron B 8 days ago

    Love when Conner gets his shit rocked...."CALL HIM THE TAP KING " IM SURE HE TOOK DANCE CLASS WHEN HE/SHE WAS A LITTLE GIRL....CONNER CAN TAP LIKE NO OTHER. JUST SLIP YOUR ARM UNDER HIS " SKINFLUTE HOLDER "LLS HIS CHIN AND TAKE HIS OXYGEN OUT ALL WHILE PRESSING FULL WEIGHT ON HIS NECK. UNTIL YOU HERE "RICE CRISPIES "HAPPPEN

  • wolf30349
    wolf30349 8 days ago +1

    Tony deserves khabib Connor should have to fight Tony first. Yep

  • Cow Boys
    Cow Boys 8 days ago

    So why did his eye swell up, I’m confused he blew his nose and it swelled up? Can someone explain why that happend? Thanks.

  • deoo iopg
    deoo iopg 8 days ago

    How can Dana not say that Tony Fergusons next fight is a shot at the belt.........

  • Toby Hennessey
    Toby Hennessey 8 days ago

    Tony the type of guy to make love to Donald’s eye

  • Fred Rindock
    Fred Rindock 8 days ago

    I love Conor fights no doubt but TONY deserves the title fight 💯% he’s been through hell and back and proved he’s a beast he should get it!!

  • B V
    B V 8 days ago

    I don't think we need to see Conner get his ass kicked again, there's other fighters who actually deserve a shot

  • Michael Lay
    Michael Lay 8 days ago

    No one wants Conor vs khabib 2, Brett you retarded dumb fuck.

  • Jason Delvaux
    Jason Delvaux 8 days ago

    Brett: "You know more about fighting than anyone else in this business."
    Dana: "It is what it is." "It sucks!" "Whaddya gonna do?"
    Yeah... he's a real fucking genius. Stick your tongue further up Dana's ass, Brett.

  • Konrad Knysak
    Konrad Knysak 8 days ago

    1st Tony fights winner of Khabib v Porier, then Connor can take on loser or even winner of Justin Bieber v Tom Cruise, I dont give a fuck really. Just dont make WWA freak fights, FANS ? Fans wants Tony's tittle fight, not Connors stand up comedy u knob.

  • MegaMma4life
    MegaMma4life 8 days ago

    Just feed tony to conor. That would be such a one sided fight it wiuldnt be funny

  • MegaMma4life
    MegaMma4life 8 days ago

    Baahhaahha yhe peoples main event not at all and tony looked ok and he beat cowboy whos mever been a championship calober fighter. But that chesp shot was bullshit. Round 3 could of went different as cowboy gets alot better as the fight goes on

  • Mike Holland
    Mike Holland 8 days ago

    the ufc will try and give conor tony and pray to god he ko's tony so they can set up that rematch with khabib. as far as conor vs khabib being something fans want to see that couldnt be more wrong idc what conor or khabib do i want tony in a title fight period

  • Sciatifukt
    Sciatifukt 8 days ago

    Who are these "fans" that want to see McGregor get dominated by Khabib again and not Tony vs Khabib?

  • Ksevenx13
    Ksevenx13 8 days ago

    How do you know when Dana White's lying?
    His lips are moving.

  • Edgar Flores
    Edgar Flores 8 days ago

    Connor's Dick riders do..

  • checotey
    checotey 8 days ago

    this thumb nail is hilarious man!!

  • youtuberi su stoka Youtuberi su stoka

    Khabib the best numer 1

  • John Wick
    John Wick 8 days ago

    He shluld have been disqualified flat out cowboy would have won

  • Adam S
    Adam S 8 days ago

    No one wants to see Conor v khabib again it would be the same out come

  • why so serious
    why so serious 8 days ago

    Someone had to win.........Just wish it didn't happen the way it did. Honestly 2 of my favorite fighters.

  • mike
    mike 8 days ago

    Tony and Conor and then Tony and Khabib, don't fake Dana, stop trying to protect Conor from a good ole Mexican ass whoopin.

  • MegaMURRAY123
    MegaMURRAY123 8 days ago

    Rematch between cowboy and tony that last punch was crucial imo

  • Jacob
    Jacob 8 days ago

    How can Dana not say that Tony Fergusons next fight is a shot at the belt.........

  • Jacob
    Jacob 8 days ago +1

    Fuck conor Tony Has PAID HIS DUES

  • Tariq Ketwaru
    Tariq Ketwaru 8 days ago

    Indoctrination at it's finest. Nobody wants to see Conor vs Khabib 2 before Tony has fought Khabib.

  • joeh tom
    joeh tom 8 days ago

    I dont think Dana White cares anymore, I think he is tired and done. Thank you for making the sport what it is today... go away now and enjoy.

  • j s
    j s 8 days ago

    Bald motherfucker. Slave owner.

  • james johnson
    james johnson 8 days ago

    Bret fucked up there, we want Tony fighting for the title, no one else is more deserving

  • james johnson
    james johnson 8 days ago

    The ‘fans’ want Tony fighting for the title, not Connor.

  • digdeep0169
    digdeep0169 8 days ago

    f*ck #mcTapper... he quit remember...eerrr... retired! Tony vs Khabib.

  • kevin johnson
    kevin johnson 8 days ago

    Tony vs winner of khabib and Dustin and do Conor vs Nate and have those two winners fight to end this whole thing

  • Jamie Carmichael
    Jamie Carmichael 8 days ago +1

    I think conor vs tony should happen

  • gopi nath
    gopi nath 9 days ago

    Tony vs conor

  • IntoTheFray
    IntoTheFray 9 days ago

    Bruh the fans wanna see Tony vs Khabib

  • Post USADA Barao
    Post USADA Barao 9 days ago

    I could give a fuck about seeing that little Irish alcoholic fight. Give us the REAL title fight.

  • Alex Garcia
    Alex Garcia 9 days ago

    I'm shocked that Tony got hit so much by those short arms. He's been boxing for so long with top level boxers and his reach is crazy.

  • Shawn Gregory
    Shawn Gregory 9 days ago

    Think Dustins nobody? Give him a chance.

  • thegoodbadmusic
    thegoodbadmusic 9 days ago

    Thumbnail looks like the world record attempt for the hardest wink ever.

  • x x
    x x 9 days ago +1

    Dane is a piace a shit.

  • mike
    mike 9 days ago

    Padilla vs Khabib, make it happen Dana whitey

  • BrfcDanny1
    BrfcDanny1 9 days ago

    Literally haven't seen one UFC fan say they want to see the McGregor rematch. We want Tony vs Khabib

  • Lionel Anthony
    Lionel Anthony 9 days ago

    The last 10 seconds of the first round was ok I guess ? Not ridiculous!! Pettis fight was better I think

  • Jamal Black OP Chakuu Negro Crawford

    Khabib vs McGregor REMATCH!!!!

  • JasonSmith577
    JasonSmith577 9 days ago

    Dana secretly Hope's Poirer upsets Khabib, That way it's the best of both worlds and the decision is made for him. Big $ McGregor vs Khabib rematch, and the #1 contender Ferguson getting the title shot he deserves vs Porier.

  • James Christopher
    James Christopher 9 days ago

    I dont think Dana White cares anymore, I think he is tired and done. Thank you for making the sport what it is today... go away now and enjoy.

  • B. Graves
    B. Graves 9 days ago

    Dana I didn’t pay $70

  • smoke0407
    smoke0407 9 days ago

    May be a dumb question, but what’s the reason everyone keeps talking about Cowboy blowing his nose?

  • Michael G
    Michael G 9 days ago

    Wtf no one wants to see Conor vs lazy fat boy that doesn’t fight

  • Saptarsi Sanyal
    Saptarsi Sanyal 9 days ago

    Fans want to see Tony vs khabib

  • Jake Pants
    Jake Pants 9 days ago

    Tony is Legend. His jab is as powerful as most rights. Tony vs khabib Get it

  • Music Factory Studios

    Brett Okamoto brings up fucking Connor in every interview WE GET IT BRETT you are a Connor fan but Tony deserves a title shot over Connor. Connor needs to fight and at least win a fight. Let Connor prove he's still got the drive to fight. But Geez every interview Brett brings up Connor when talking about lightweights.

  • Lance Smith
    Lance Smith 9 days ago

    Tony knew his blows , Donald blew his nose.... great fight, full credit to both men.

  • Michael Trenton
    Michael Trenton 9 days ago

    Pimp

  • Michael Trenton
    Michael Trenton 9 days ago

    Dana never fought in UFC. He has no credibility. He is worse than Don King. Hogging the spotlight and the $. Stay in the background dude. Talking tough, talking s.... Never fought.

  • Kyle K
    Kyle K 9 days ago

    Who the FOOK! Wants to see khabib vs McGregor again. No fook’n one!
    I want Khabib vs Ferguson. After Khabib beats Porrier

  • joselgr2
    joselgr2 9 days ago

    Tony vs winner of Khabib vs Dustin.... NO ONE ELSE

  • DesertFox73 •
    DesertFox73 • 9 days ago

    This dude said “Conor is a fight the fans want to see”. No dumbass the fans want to see Tony vs the winner of Khabib vs Dustin. At least I hope so, Conor could actually go out and earn a rematch if he wants one, can’t deny Tony’s 12 fight win streak against the competition he’s beaten.

  • Joe Kowalski
    Joe Kowalski 9 days ago +1

    People help me out how come Kabib and Ferguson won't fight why can't that fight happen it would be huge! Reporter is stupid Connor retired dum ass

  • Kev Dean
    Kev Dean 9 days ago

    What a piece of skuz DW is. A sack of human garbage!!!

  • Nick Ahhh
    Nick Ahhh 9 days ago

    I remember bill Miller telling james toney not to blow his nose one time in the corner. Anyone know the science of this?

  • Joe O
    Joe O 9 days ago

    Connor doesn't need to be seen loosing again. Is Tony Ferguson ever going to get a title shot?

  • Darren Parker
    Darren Parker 9 days ago +8

    The true fans want TONY VS. KHABIB!!!!

  • Red Pill Apostolic
    Red Pill Apostolic 9 days ago

    What adult doesn't know how to cover their mouth when coughing.

  • KINGBO1666
    KINGBO1666 9 days ago

    Dana looking like bruce willis in rehab 😂

  • Dude With a Face
    Dude With a Face 9 days ago

    When I saw his eye basically closed at the end of the round I said "Just DO NOT blow your nose" and then he blows it and I just shook my head knowing what was to come.

  • Ahmed Ali Zaman
    Ahmed Ali Zaman 9 days ago

    "Tony won the fight, fair and square..."
    What fight were you watching Dana 'cokehead' White?

    • Post USADA Barao
      Post USADA Barao 9 days ago

      Ahmed Ali Zaman
      The same one as me where tony obliterated cowboys face causing a doctor stoppage. Which one did you watch?
      Or do you believe that one punch changed the entire beating that just occurred. He WON that fight fair and square.. he did nothing illegal that affected the outcome.
      Tony will be harder on himself for that punch than a DQ loss could ever be.

  • Zero Fux
    Zero Fux 9 days ago

    Fcked up Dana blames the ref for Tony's after bell punch.

  • SUPER DUPER
    SUPER DUPER 9 days ago

    Cowboy knew he broke his nose and orbital bone so he blew his nose on purpose to end the fight.

  • Andrew Bowen
    Andrew Bowen 9 days ago

    can anyone explain the significance of blowing your nose and losing sight lol?

  • Home Fitness
    Home Fitness 9 days ago

    Stop winking at me cerrone 😁. Great fight just didnt end the way it should have .

  • Everybody’s Tough Online

    Conor is not in the discussion now!!!!!

  • Jesse Sizzle
    Jesse Sizzle 9 days ago

    Did he leave his top ten buttons undone on purpose??!! Who duz dat?

  • DaLeadBull
    DaLeadBull 9 days ago

    Fans don't want to see Conor-Khabib again, we want Tony-Khabib!!!!

  • Asma Jallali
    Asma Jallali 9 days ago

    Dang u alright

  • POWER
    POWER 9 days ago

    Can you tell people what yo think.....wow good interview

  • Andrew Nicholls
    Andrew Nicholls 9 days ago

    I actually enjoyed listening to that interviewer. Good questions...well spoken. Nice to see compared to what we are used to sometimes.

  • Active Evolution
    Active Evolution 9 days ago

    Cowboy is trash

  • J. C
    J. C 9 days ago +1

    What an advantage to be able to break the nose of your opponent after the buzzer.... Hell everyone should do it since its just a hard warning lol

    • Post USADA Barao
      Post USADA Barao 8 days ago

      J. C
      Oh, I was being sarcastic. I thought you were too. Donald is a straight up OG, but he was getting finished.

    • J. C
      J. C 8 days ago

      @Post USADA Barao maybe not "had him" but cowboy is statistically the best finisher in the business and tony has a tendency to get caught wang chunging lol

    • Post USADA Barao
      Post USADA Barao 9 days ago

      J. C
      Yeah if that didn’t happen, cowboy had him.

  • schwadaddy81
    schwadaddy81 9 days ago

    Tony the type of guy that needs a doctor's stoppage of the night award to get his legit, fair 50g's award from Dana White.