White says UFC's punishment is going to intensify

UFC president Dana White says he's going to strictly enforce penalties against fighters who test positive for steroids, writes The Mag's Ryan Hockensmith.

Updated: July 31, 2007, 9:58 PM ET
By Ryan Hockensmith | ESPN The Magazine

Fresh off a vacation in Tahiti with his family, Ultimate Fight Championship president Dana White was still answering questions about UFC champion Sean Sherk and challenger Hermes Franca allegedly flunking their postfight drug tests July 7. Each has been suspended for one year, although Sherk has filed an appeal. It should come as no surprise that White bristles at the criticism of how he runs UFC -- and is firing back.

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