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Watch: Conor McGregor Landed The Exact Same Combo vs Eddie Alvarez & Nate Diaz With Very Different Outcomes

Conor McGregor’s boxing was widely praised by combat sports pundits around the world after a hugely impressive combo saw him finishing Eddie Alvarez. Conor McGregor took on the lightweight champion in Madison Square Garden at UFC 205 and looked to be at a completely different level to the Philly fighter on the night. In fact, the Irishman secured the victory …

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Dustin Poirier Believes Title Shot Is A Victory Away If He Tops Eddie Alvarez At UFC 211

In September of last year, 155-pounders Michael Johnson and Dustin Poirier faced off in the main event of UFC Fight Night 94 in Hidalgo, Texas. Poirier, the favourite, rode a significant wave of momentum into the bout. It was momentum that he had built with four straight victories, including one over highly-touted Irishman Joseph Duffy, since making the ascent to …

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Eddie Alvarez Has Verbally Agreed To Face Dustin Poirier At UFC 211

Eddie Alvarez(28-5) will compete for the first time since dropping the UFC lightweight title to Conor McGregor in New York last November, when he faces Dustin Poirier(21-5) at UFC 211 in Dallas on May 13th. ESPN journalist Brett Okamoto broke the news after confirming with UFC officials that the lightweight pair have verbally agreed to the bout. BREAKING: Eddie Alvarez …

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Ariel Helwani Confirms Identity Of Opponent That The UFC Offered Nate Diaz

Last week, during an interview with USA TODAY Sports(via MMAJunkie), UFC president Dana White revealed that the promotion had offered Nate Diaz, who hasn’t fought since his majority decision loss to Conor McGregor last August, the chance to climb back into the octagon. Rumours quickly began to circulate that the opponent proposed to Diaz had been former UFC lightweight champion …

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