Dana White and his spouse, Ann, had a short bodily altercation at a New 12 months’s Eve celebration in Mexico.
The longtime UFC boss and his spouse had been partying within the VIP part of El Squid Roe in Cabo San Lucas. Video of the incident TMZ reported pointed at White, leaning over to say one thing to the girl. He responded by slapping her throughout the face, and she or he retaliated by slapping him twice. The 2 rapidly parted methods.
“My spouse and I had been out on New 12 months’s Eve and sadly it occurred,” White instructed TMZ. “I am a type of guys, you have heard me say for years, there’s by no means, ever any excuse for a man to place his palms on a lady. And now I am speaking about it on TMZ.”
White stated her largest concern within the scenario is the couple’s three kids.
“My spouse and I’ve been married for nearly 30 years,” White stated. “We now have recognized one another since we had been 12 years previous. We have clearly been via some trials collectively. We now have three youngsters and that is a type of scary conditions. I am embarrassed, nevertheless it’s additionally a type of conditions the place proper now we’re extra involved about our kids. We now have proven the video to the children and are actually focusing extra on our household.
“Individuals are going to have opinions about this, and most of the people are going to be proper, particularly in my case. You by no means put your palms on a lady. My spouse and I clearly love one another… It is simply a type of unlucky conditions.”
White confirmed that they had been ingesting.
“Little doubt there was loads of alcohol, however that is no excuse,” he stated. “I am not actually making excuses for this. This has by no means occurred earlier than. That is the primary time this has ever occurred. Individuals will say what they’ll say. It’s what it’s, and no matter individuals say, it is value it. I deserve it.”
Ann White instructed TMZ that “to say it is flawless for her is an understatement. This has by no means occurred earlier than.”