Ultimate Fighting Championship head Dana White on Friday told TMZ Sports he'll be voting for Donald TrumpDonald TrumpPoll: 73 percent want independent Russia probe Trump’s first 100 days anything but presidential Going green — why environmental protection is both a business and legislative concern MORE.
White cited the Republican presidential front-runner's early support for UFC events, hosting the once-controversial mixed martial arts competitions at the Trump Taj Mahal when they were shunned by some state gaming commissions and venues.
Trump thanked White in a tweet Saturday morning, calling him "a total winner."
Getting the support of @DanaWhite of UFC means a lot. A total winner, who has done an amazing job. Just ordered his fight to watch tonight!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 12, 2015