UFC president Dana White appeared on the pre-fight show ahead of UFC 211 Saturday night and updated the status of the welterweight division.

Thanks to FOX Sports public relations executive John Stouffer for sending out the news via Twitter:

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With champion Tyron Woodley already in training, White stated that the winner of the Demian Maia-Jorge Masvidal pay-per-view bout from Dallas would be the No. 1 contender.