Media and entertainment company Endeavor has seen its shares fall Tuesday after a video showing Dana White, president of its Ultimate Fighting Championship business slapping his wife. the shares closed down nearly 6%.
A video published by TMZ showed White getting into an altercation with his wife Anne at a New Year’s Eve party in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. In the video, it appears the two are arguing before Anne White slapps Dana White.
He then slapped her back.
White issued a public apology on Monday and Anne White has also issued a separate statement to TMZ calling it an isolated incident.
White is synonymous with UFC having served as its president since 2001.
In 2014, White spoke out about domestic violence after Ray Rice of the NFL assaulted his fiancee saying you don’t bounce back from putting your hands on a woman. Following the comments, White also revealed the UFC screens people for domestic violence. CNBC