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Notorious: A Next Level Power Move in Conor’s Game?

Conor McGregor seems to have his career firmly in hand at this moment in time – he’s talking up the biggest fight in history on a mammoth press tour and, just as he was celebrating his birthday, Universal Pictures announced a movie of his life via twitter. What was really interesting was something you can […]

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McGregor/Mayweather – Round Three: New York

So, I found out what it means to be Voltron-ed today. Conor McGregor got surrounded by Team Mayweather at the New York press event today. He disappeared for a while, then re-emerged following the intervention of a load of blokes in suits with serious looking expressions on their faces. Conor also seems to have ditched […]

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Mayweather McGregor Press Conference: Round 2 – Toronto

The Showtime press tour rolled into Toronto last night – and it was even more lit than the first one. After the shenanigans with Conor’s mike in Los Angeles, Toronto can be chalked up as a score for Team McGregor. Yeah, we all know that press conference victories don’t equate to the real thing in […]

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Conor McGregor Wants to Fight Khabib in Russia

Now, I’d have put money of the Mayweather fight being Conor’s ticket to retire from MMA and move on to a nice career in Hollywood action movies but, according to a recent interivew with Dana White, the Irishman is far from done with MMA and is pushing for a tentpole event in Russia. “You know […]

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Coach John Kavanagh Discusses Upcoming McGregor Mayweather Fight

There’s been a lot of column inches written about the upcoming McGregor Mayweather fight and, for the most part, it’s mostly been based on supposition and rumour, so it’s refreshing to hear something concrete from John Kavanagh, the man who is responsible for shaping Conor’s fighting ability since back in the day. John Kavanagh has […]

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Young Merkules Releases Team McGregor Rap Video

I’m old enough to not be aware of Merkules – here’s his bio – “The 2017 Western Canadian Music Award nominated rapper Merkules’ music videos have over 15,000,000 views on YouTube, and his music has had over 5,000,000 plays on Spotify. In addition Merkules has independently sold over 10,000 copies of his 3 full-length albums, […]

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Just in Case You Thought Conor Might Go ‘Full MMA’ on Floyd…

‘The Fight of the Century’ [TM] between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather will most definitely not be under anything other than the purest of Boxing rulesets and, should Conor decide to divert from script and go ‘full MMA’ on Floyd, it will cost him heavily. It’s taken a lot to get two of combat sports […]

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A Boxer and an MMA Fighter Agree to a Fight

I don’t know about the rest of you, but since late last night, the one story that’s dominated my newsfeed has been that Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor have both signed on the dotted line to face one another on Aug 26th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Floyd Mayweather is returning from self […]

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Daniel Cormier Weighs In on McGregor Versus Mayweather

Now that news of Conor McGregor signing his part of the deal to put together a Boxing vs MMA superfight with Floyd Mayweather has become a reality, UFC Tonight spoke with a selection of MMA fighters on the deal – including Daniel Cormier, who had some sage advice for McGregor. “Don’t get slept.” Daniel Cormier […]

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Breaking: Conor McGregor Officially Signed For Mayweather Fight

In an interesting development to the ongoing saga of McGregor vs Mayfield, it would seem that Conor McGregor has managed to negotiate a mutually satisfying deal with the Zuffa LLC to bring the fight between the biggest names in MMA and Boxing a step closer to happening. Speaking to themaclife.com earlier today, Conor McGregor confirmed that […]

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Guy Ritchie Marks Conor McGregor for Movie Stardom

Guy Ritchie knows a thing or two about both movies and fighting – his movies consistently draw a crowd of moviegoers who love their swagger and action and the director, himself, is no slouch in the gym, regularly training in BJJ to attain the rank of Blackbelt. His latest movie ‘King Arthur‘, an updated retelling […]

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Paulie Malignaggi keen on fighting Conor McGregor for ‘disrespecting boxing’

Former two weight boxing world champion Paulie Malignaggi has told Conor McGregor to stick to MMA after securing his boxing licence. McGregor has already expressed his desire to lure the undefeated (49-0) Floyd Mayweather out of retirement for $100 million and speculation of the potential bout grew last week when the Irish UFC champion obtained […]