UFC Fight Night 26 takes place on Saturday night in Boston at the TD Garden and will be broadcasted on the brand new Fox Sports 1 network.
UFC president Dana White dropped by 98.5 The Sports Hub’s studio to hang out with Toucher & Rich to discuss the UFC and the fight in Boston.
The main event features former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, Maurício Rua and Chael Sonnen, but it wasn’t easy getting Boston it’s second UFC event. White discussed some of the organizations that gave him a hard time getting this fight held in town.
They also discussed how the UFC deals out bonuses to fighters that perform well in their fights. The guys also talked about how White marketed the UFC in the early days and when he thinks it finally blew up.
Plus how advice from Alex Rodriguez lead White undergo a procedure that cured him of Meniere’s disease.