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Watch: Eddie Alvarez Offers Very Measured View On McGregor – Mayweather

‘The Underground King’ has offered his views on the fast-approaching McGregor – Mayweather cross-codes super-fight. If you’re looking for an example of someone being magnanimous in defeat, see: Eddie Alvarez. Despite the heated exchanges before their UFC lightweight title bout at UFC 205 last November, Eddie Alvarez bears no ill will towards Conor McGregor. He has never spit sour grapes in …

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Kevin Lee Trashes ‘Brain Dead’ Gaethje And Alvarez, As Well As Upcoming Season Of ‘The Ultimate Fighter’

A couple of weeks ago, Ariel Helwani reported that the UFC were targeting a bout between former WSOF lightweight champion Justin Gaethje and former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez for later in the year, adding that the pair were also being considered as potential coaches for ‘The Ultimate Fighter 26’. However, shortly thereafter, another top lightweight contender, Kevin Lee, claimed …

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Dustin Poirier Has Already Changed His Mind About The Controversial Ending To Alvarez Bout

On Saturday evening, MMA fans watched on in bewilderment as some incredible scenes unfolded during Eddie Alvarez’s comeback bout against the in form Dustin Poirier. After severely rocking Alvarez in the second round, Poirier looked to finish the fight. However, as he rushed his opponent, ‘The Diamond’ was caught on the way in and ended up getting seriously tagged himself. …

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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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