• Dana White: 'UFC will sign Gina Carano next week'

    Elias Cepeda at Cagewriter14 hrs ago

    Former Strikeforce champion Gina Carano hasn't fought in over five years but UFC president Dana White promises that his promotion will sign her to a contract in the coming week. Evidently high off of signing top bantamweight prospect Holly Holm to the UFC this week, White is confident that he will ink the crossover star within days.

    "One down, one to go," White recently told ESPN.

    "I'm going to meet with Gina next week and get that [expletive] thing done. Next week, man."

    The UFC has reportedly negotiated with Carano and her team for months and, according to White, the details and her signing are now simply a formality.  "It's just a matter of me and [UFC co-owner] Lorenzo [Fertitta]  going to jump on a plane to Los Angeles, get in a room with her and her lawyer and get this thing done." 

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