ROSE NAMAJUNAS' strawweight title defense against Carla Esparza by ROSE NAMAJUNAS was so snoozefest, UFC president Dana White seemed to tune in to Canelo Alvarez and Dmitry Bivol's fight.
Before UFC 274's comain event, boxing's pound for pound king failed to dethrone WBA's light-heavyweight champion Bivol.
Rose Namajunas' strawweight title bout with Carla Esparza wasn't exciting
Canelo Alvarez and Dmitry Bivol were fighting at the same time as UFC 274's snoozefest
A fan snapped White at the Gila Arena watching the Canelo fight during co-main event
White's attention was diverted from the 115lb title bout by the inactivity of the five-rounder women.
White was seen moving his head between the Canelo fight against Bivol and the dull rematch between Esparza and Namajunas in photos.
Fight fans quickly commented, one of them saying that Dana White was cageside watching the Canelo fight while another said that Dana White hadn't looked at the Octagon once.
Another person said, "I feel like Rose & Carla were probably watching the fight as well because they sure as hell weren’t fighting."
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Another said, "To be fair. That was during the co-main which was [the] most terrible fight of all times."
Another commentator said, "He always does that, he always looks at the screen to see whether the cameramen do their jobs, production runs smoothly, etc."
White, 52, a veteran promoter, was also seen watching Canelo's undisputed supermiddleweight matchup with Caleb Plant at UFC 268 in November.
Namajunas' rematch against Zhang Weili saw White examining Canelo's attempt to be undisputed 168lb champion.SUN BINGO GET PS50 BONUS & 50 FREE SPINS TODAY
Canelo shared a photo of White in his cage watching, and posted it to his Instagram Story with a laughing Emoji.
UFC 274's comain event saw Namajunas end her reign as strawweight queen.
Esparza won the 115lb title despite a lack of activity. UFC commentator Joe Rogan called Esparza "the stinker of all stinkers".
White was also astonished by the lack action and stated in the post-fight press conference that it was "a strange fight."
"It appeared that they weren't interested in engaging.
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"I believe there were six punches in the first round.
"So, yeah that was a hard one. It happens sometimes. I started to zoning out about halfway through, so I don't really know who won.FREE BETTING AND SIGN-UP DEALS - THE BEST NEW CUSTOMER OFFERINGS