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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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Demetrious Johnson Beats Conor McGregor! [Ok, To An Award]

You’d be forgiven for thinking that McGregor was the only person currently fighting on the UFC – even though his next fight will be in Boxing. However, despite Notorious dominating the headlines, it is Mighty Mouse who has dominated at this year’s ESPY Awards. Demetrious Johnson was crowned ‘Best Fighter’ at the 2017 ESPY Awards […]

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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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The UFC Loses Another Top Tier Fighter to Bellator as Gegard Mousasi Signs

News broke last night that UFC Middleweight title contender and former Strikeforce champ, Gegard Mousasi [42-6-2], had jumped ship from the UFC to Bellator after being offered a much better deal than the UFC proffered to keep him on their roster. The Dutch/Iranian fighter has previous employment history with Scott Coker, having been signed to […]

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Overeem Vs Werdum Trilogy Decided At UFC 213 This Weekend

Dutch heavyweight, Alistair Overeem is set to face Brazil’s Fabricio Werdum for the third time this weekend in the climax of a trilogy that’s been burning since back in 2006 when Werdum submitted Overeem on the Pride FC promotion. The two of them clashed again in 2011 at Strikeforce, back when Alistair Overeem was at the […]

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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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Tyron Woodley to Face Demian Maia for Welterweight Title Fight

UFC 214 is shaping up to be one heck of a fight card, especially now that UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley has announced he will face Demian Maia for the title. BREAKING: Tyron Woodley confirms that he'll defend his welterweight title vs. Demian Maia at #UFC214! Details here. https://t.co/5BukKCCjPy — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) June […]

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Tonya Evinger Replaces Megan Anderson Against Cyborg

Former Invicta featherweight champion Cris “Cyborg” Justino is finally getting her shot at the UFC featherweight title, but it won’t be Megan Anderson who she will face after all. The UFC announced late Tuesday night that Anderson had been scrapped from the bout and Invicta bantamweight champion Tonya Evinger would be taking her place. BREAKING: […]

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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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Brendan Schaub Lays Serious Coin on Conor McGregor

Brendan Schaub has leapt to Conor McGregor’s defence after Boxing pundit, Max Kellerman, speaking on ESPN, said, “I’m a big McGregor fan and if he had been boxing this whole time, maybe we’d be having a different story. Let me tell you what’s going to happen, Conor McGregor will not land a single punch on […]

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Germaine de Randamie Stripped of Title By UFC

According to an official statement just posted by the UFC, Germaine de Randamie has been stripped of her title for refusing to face Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino – the number one contender for her belt. This obstacle was the main reason that Cyborg and current Invicta champ, Megan Anderson, had, more-or-less, matched their own catchweight fight […]