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UFC Boss In Joyful Mood After FOX Show

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UFC president Dana White was in a good mood following Saturday’s UFC on FOX 11 card, even joking around about a long-talked-about Shaquille O’Neal vs. Jose Canseco MMA fight.

White, appearing on the FOX Sports 2 post-fight show, credited the entire card for putting on a “great performance.”

“It was awesome,” he said. “Everybody did a great job.”

As for that O’Neal-Canseco bout, White said “Heck no. I love Shaq, but he doesn’t need to be fighting. Leave that to the professional.”

The UFC hosted the pre-fight press conference in Orlando at O’Neal’s house and the NBA legend was Octagon-side with White all night.

Orlando and the Amway Center generated the largest FOX live gate, as 17,000 people brought in $1.65 million.

UFC officials also announced two new events for later this year, as they will head to Atlantic City on July 16 and Tulsa, Oklahoma on August 23.

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