White’s latest officiating rant focuses on praise for Dean (but Mazzagatti still gets ripped)
Generally speaking, when the subject of referees and mixed martial arts
officials is brought up around UFC president Dana White, one can safely
expect a profanity laced tirade to follow.
For instance, in March 2009, White openly questioned the performances of both Rick
Fike and Yves Lavigne after a pair of gaffes at UFC 96 in Ohio. And of
course, Steve Mazzagatti has entrenched himself as White’s favorite
But following this past Saturday’s “UFC 109: Relentless” event in Las
Vegas, White wanted to talk about one of the night’s officials for a
very different reason.