UFC president Dana White responded to Dominick Cruz’s UFC 259 uncommon post-fight feedback about Monster Power’s Hans Molenkamp.
Cruz defeated Casey Kenney through a cut up resolution on the UFC 259 preliminary card, then referred to as out Molenkamp, a Monster Power drink government, for a charity MMA struggle. Chatting with reporters following UFC 259, White spoke in regards to the UFC’s relationship with Monster and praised the model for giving the fighters financially-lucrative sponsorships.
“Yeah, hear, it’s all bizarre. Is Hans a goofy dude? Yeah, he’s a really goofy dude. However they’re a sponsor. I imply, these guys are nice sponsors and pay these guys some huge cash. Monster is one in all these corporations that actually, actually takes care of individuals, and it’s their firm. They will sponsor whoever they need. They will run their enterprise nevertheless they need. This isn’t like a piece scenario the place you’re working for any individual and also you’re not comfortable about the way you’re being handled. It is a sponsorship deal. These guys can spend their cash and run their firm nevertheless they wish to,” Dana White stated.
White really had some selection phrases for Molenkamp himself a couple of years in the past, however on Saturday evening, the UFC government was singing the praises of the Monster Power model.
“No one’s assured cash from a sponsor. It’s a privilege to get cash from a sponsor. So when you don’t like the way in which they do enterprise, don’t do enterprise what them, you already know? However they’ve been good to us, they’ve been good to the game, and so they’ve undoubtedly been good to the fighters. I get it, he doesn’t like him, and a few guys have an issue with him. They should determine that one out. However Monster as an organization? They’ve been strong, man. They couldn’t be any higher. I keep in mind the primary time I ever talked to the proprietor a couple of deal, we had talked about numbers, and he stated yeah no, I wish to give the fighters an additional $25,000. We care for individuals. They’re a rattling good firm, strong, and so they care of individuals. Everyone wants to comprehend whenever you get a sponsorship deal and also you get the cash it’s a privilege. It’s not one thing that you simply’re owed. That’s my two cents,” White stated.
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