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Twitter Gushes As James Gallagher Wipes Out Chinzo Machida Inside A Round At Bellator 180

As James Gallagher began his celebration lap of the Bellator cage on Saturday night, Jimmy Smith proclaimed his first round submission win over Chinzo Machida “a wipeout”. It was a perfectly apt description. In Machida, the 20-year-old SBG Ireland featherweight prospect looked to be facing his most dangerous foe to date, but Gallagher positively oozed confidence as the introductions were …

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Ex-UFC Fighter & Pacquiao Sparring Mate Claims He Will Work With McGregor Ahead Of Mayweather Fight

It looks as though former UFC fighter Dashon Johnson will be one of Conor McGregor’s sparring partners ahead of the UFC lightweight champion’s August 26th boxing showdown with Floyd Mayweather Jr. In a Facebook post on Thursday, Johnson claimed that he will be heading to Ireland to “help out the legend himself, Conor McGregor” ahead of the highly-anticipated yet often …

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Watch: Sage Northcutt’s Sister, Colbey, Gets Finished In Pro Debut

Colbey Northcutt, older sister of UFC star Sage Northcutt, made her professional MMA debut on Friday night at LFA 14 in Houston Texas, but things didn’t go according to plan for the 24-year-old. Northcutt, who according to Sherdog actually competed in amateur MMA before her more famous sibling and compiled a record of 4-1 in the unpaid ranks from 2012-2014, …

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Irish MMA Fans Will Be Able To Watch James Gallagher’s Bellator 180 Fight Live Online

Irish MMA fans will be able to watch surging SBG Ireland featherweight James Gallagher take on Chinzo Machida tonight at Madison Square Garden and they won’t have to hand over a cent to do so. On Friday, The Telegraph’s combat sports journalist Gareth A. Davies confirmed that the Bellator NYC card, which is headlined by a light-heavyweight grudge match between Chael …

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Bellator 180 Weigh-Ins Produce Farcical Rigmarole As Fighter Tries Every Trick In The Book

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The NYSAC were far more vigilant to tricks today at the Bellator 180 weigh-ins. The NYSAC suffered a huge backlash throughout the MMA world, following the farcical weigh-in incident with Daniel Cormier at UFC 210 back in April. Having learned their lesson the hard way, the commission were far more alert to fighters attempting to trick the scales today, at the …

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Conor McGregor Has Bookies Scared Ahead Of Mayweather Bout

BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - NOVEMBER 19: UFC lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor attends the UFC Fight Night at the SSE Arena on November 19, 2016 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

The Notorious one’s reputation has bookmakers cautious. Forget about names for a minute. Let’s construct a narrative. An undefeated, all-conquering, four-weight world champion boxer is called out by a novice in the field. A professional athlete, but someone who has never stepped foot in a boxing ring, in a professional capacity. Now, imagine you are asked to give your predictions …

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Watch: This Stunning 12-Min Promo For Mayweather/McGregor Puts This Soon-To-Be Legendary Fight Into Perspective

This 12-minute-long fan-made promo for August’s Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor does a fantastic job at hammering home exactly how crazy the buildup to this fight will be. Another day, another reason to get excited for August’s absolutely insane boxing matchup between the unbeaten Floyd Mayweather and the UFC’s Conor McGregor. Regardless of how the fight itself ends up playing …

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