“It Would be Much Cheaper if I Could Sit Back Like Everybody Else”- Dana White
The coronavirus has brought about the sort of destruction that we only saw in movies. The world, as we knew it, has transformed drastically. Nevertheless, various people carry on with their battle against the pandemic. And in the world of sports, UFC President Dana White is striving on, doing everything he can, to bring fights back for the fans.
Even though the UFC is already on its way to conducting more events at Las Vegas, there is a huge difference in business. Moreover, Dana White himself stated that although fights are back on, the UFC is not doing all that well on the business front. And not just the UFC, but all major leagues. Elaborating on the same in an interview with Bret Okamoto, he said,
“If you look at just losing the gates, I mean, as professional sports start to come back, that’s one of the hard parts for these professional teams. It’s losing the fans. Losing the gate. As business owners, we have to start figuring out how to run our business. Losing gates, a lot more expensive to pull off all this testing. All the things that we are doing [are] costing a lot of money. I don’t think we’re in a position to do it. We’re just doing it! We’re going, we’re moving it!”
Dana White is determined to carry out fights for fans despite the huge difference in business
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