It looks like the feud between UFC President Dana White and Top Rank promoter Bob Arum is not going to stop anytime soon. After White’s comments in the recently concluded DWCS’s press-conference, Arum hit back at the UFC President for not paying his fighters.
The UFC President said, “You’re mad because this kid goes out and does what he does, the pound-for-pound best fighter in the world, and he doesn’t sell himself. No! That’s your job, Bob. Listen, Bob Arum is done. He is done. I heard his son… Todd, the big guy usually keeps his mouth shut. But he’s been talking smack lately too. These guys are freaking out because, it’s over man!”
Terence Crawford reigns as the WBO welterweight champion of the world and is currently the pound-for-pound best boxer. However, the American boxer has failed to find huge footfalls in his fights. This has seen the boxer vs promoter war come to the fore yet again.
Dana White claims Bob Arum is losing money
The world of mixed martial arts has swiftly moved its way into being recognized as a global sport. Needless to say, MMA has slowly transitioned into a huge sport and has surpassed boxing on so many levels.
Needless to say, the reason for this has been Dana White. In a sharp reminder to Arum’s comment when White and Fertitta Brothers brought the UFC, White claimed that Arum is losing “oodles and oodles” of money.
Expect this verbal tirade to continue for several years to come. Arum and White’s bitter relationship is expected to last for a long time. However, the fact remains that White is taking over the world of combat sports, slowly and steadily. What do you make of his assessment of Bob Arum?
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