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Dana White talks the future of Georges St-Pierre, TUF 20, Ben Askren, sponsors and much more

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Following the pre-fight presser for Fox 9, White spoke at length with Ariel Helwani about many different issues. Watch it here on Bloody Elbow

Thursday afternoon, the UFC held a press conference for the main card fighters of the upcoming UFC on Fox 9 event. The fighters and UFC president Dana White covered a host of issues relating to their bouts. Following the press conference White spoke to MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani and spoke about many current event topics in the MMA world.

Check out what Dana had to say about:

The future of Welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre

Ben Askren signing with OneFC

The current sponsorship landscape for UFC fighters.

His reaction to Bigfoot Silva vs. Mark Hunt

The recent acquisition of 11 Invicta fighters for the TUF 20 Strawweight season

UFC on Fox 9 is set to go down Saturday evening at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, CA. The main event features a Flyweight title fight between champion Demetrious Johnson and challenger Joseph Benavidez. In the co-main event, Urijah Faber will face off against fellow former Bantamweight contender Michael McDonald.