UFC President Dana White has said he would like to arrange a fight between Russian Islam Makhachev and American Beneil Dariush.

“Yes, I still want to arrange a fight between Islam Makhachev and Beneil Dariush, but Joe Rogan just caught me in the hall and told me that I shouldn’t do this – he’s trying to persuade me to put Makhachev with Oliveira Let’s be honest Dariush is against Islam this big fight they are both killers and I’d like to see which one is the number one candidate but I won’t lie to you – after what I saw today , i’m not ruling out that we’ll have a fight islam against oliveira on tuesday, we’ll be back in our headquarters, hang some names on the wall and figure out what we can implement from that,” white said.

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