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Bruce Buffer

Bruce Anthony Buffer (born May 21, 1957, in Tulsa, Oklahoma) is the main octagon announcer for Zuffa main events. On UFC broadcasts, he is introduced as the "Veteran Voice of the Octagon." He is the half brother of the well-known boxing and wrestling ring announcer Michael Buffer, and is President and CEO of their company "The Buffer Partnership". Both Michael and Bruce are grandsons of late boxer Johnny Buff. Buffer always begins each PPV with the phrase "Ladies and gentlemen, we...are...live!" Before each main event Buffer proclaims, "This is the main event of the evening," followed by "This is the moment you've all been waiting for," and finally, "It's time!" before introducing the final two fighters. Along with his catch phrases, Buffer has a signature move, which he has called the "Buffer 180" where he motions directly across the Octagon before quickly spinning 180° and pointing to the corner being introduced.

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Bruce Buffer -- I'm No Steve Harvey ... But I Felt Bad About UFC 205 Mix-Up (VIDEO)

Bruce Buffer
I'm No Steve Harvey But I Felt Bad About UFC 205 Mix-Up

UFC ring announcer Bruce Buffer says announcing the wrong result at UFC 205 was definitely a "Wanna Getaway" moment ... but don't compare him to Steve Harvey!  Buffer caught some heat after… READ MORE >

UFC's Bruce Buffer -- Hey J Lo, Give Casper a Break ... It Was a GREAT Fight! (VIDEO)

UFC's Bruce Buffer
Hey J Lo, Give Casper a Break ... It Was a GREAT Fight!

UFC ring announcer Bruce Buffer is going to bat for his boy, Casper Smart -- asking Jennifer Lopez to give him a pass for blowing off a NY fundraiser to be Octagon-side at UFC 202.  READ MORE >

- 98 days ago
UFC's Bruce Buffer -- Jason Momoa's a Beast But ... Conor McGregor Would Destroy You

UFC's Bruce Buffer
Jason Momoa's a Beast But McGregor Would Destroy You

He's bigger than Conor. He's stronger than Conor ... but if Jason Momoa ever got in a fight with Conor McGregor -- IT WOULD BE LIGHTS OUT, so says UFC's Bruce Buffer.  "Muscles don't win… READ MORE >

- 232 days ago
Bruce Buffer -- Floyd's Race Talk Is BS ... And Dangerous (VIDEO)

Bruce Buffer
Floyd's Race Talk Is BS ... And Dangerous

Floyd Mayweather needs to chill using the race card on Conor McGregor ... that's according to UFC announcer Bruce Buffer. McGregor's the man in UFC because he kicks ass ... not… READ MORE >

- 333 days ago
UFC's Bruce Buffer -- Hollywood Isn't Turning Back On Ronda Rousey

UFC's Bruce Buffer
Hollywood Isn't Turning Back On Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey's Hollywood career is still ON THE RISE -- according to Bruce Buffer who says he's friends with a HUUGE director who has "big plans" for the UFC superstar.  Buffer -- the voice… READ MORE >

- 348 days ago
UFC's Bruce Buffer -- Hollywood Distracted Ronda

UFC's Bruce Buffer
Hollywood Distracted Ronda

Ronda Rousey didn't just have a lot on her plate when she was gearing up to fight Holly Holm -- she had a "full table" with movies, a book and endless PR work ... so says UFC announcer Bruce… READ MORE >

- 375 days ago
Bruce Buffer -- Crappy Mayweather Fight ... Was Great for UFC!!!

Bruce Buffer
Crappy Mayweather Fight Was Great for UFC!!!

The Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight was so bad, it actively HURT the sport of boxing ... but it was GREAT for the UFC ... so says UFC octagon announcer Bruce Buffer.  Buffer -- the voice of… READ MORE >

- 555 days ago
Bruce Buffer --'SNL' Gets a 'Ready to Rumble' Pass

Bruce Buffer
'SNL' Gets a 'Ready to Rumble' Pass

UFC announcer Bruce Buffer and his famous bro don't joke about protecting the 5 most famous words in pro fighting -- but says "Saturday Night Live" is getting a funny pass ... a very pricey… READ MORE >

- 576 days ago
Michael Buffer -- LET'S GET READY TO CASH IN ... Announcer In Talks for Mayweather Fight

Michael Buffer
LET'S GET READY TO CASH IN Announcer In Talks for Mayweather Fight

Legendary boxing announcer Michael Buffer -- the "Let's Get Ready to Rumble" guy -- is in talks to be the main ring announcer for the Mayweather vs. Pacquaio fight ... TMZ Sports has… READ MORE >

- 628 days ago
Ronda Rousey -- Could Beat Male Fighters ... Says UFC Announcer

Ronda Rousey
Could Beat Male Fighters ... Says UFC Announcer

Ronda Rousey couldn't just BEAT male fighters ... but she'd easily be ranked in the Top 20 in her division if she was able to fight dudes ... so says UFC ring announcer Bruce Buffer.  To be… READ MORE >

- 641 days ago

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