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Watch: Eddie Alvarez Drills Justin Gaethje With A Vicious Knee To Get Back In The Win Column At UFC 218

Eddie Alvarez scored his first win since July of 2016 on Saturday night in Detroit, knocking Justin Gaethje out with a vicious knee in the third round of an absolute barnstormer at UFC 218. Pre-fight, Alvarez claimed that the contest would determine the UFC’s most violent man and most were understandably expecting a legit ‘Fight of the Year’ candidate. Though …

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John Kavanagh Backs Former McGregor Opponents For UFC 218 Wins

SBG’s John Kavanagh has made his picks for this weekend’s epic UFC 218 card… With the UFC’s end of year card turning into a shambolic affair, UFC 218 is now undoubtedly the best MMA event remaining in this calendar year. The card features a plethora of mouth-watering clashes that will eventually be headlined by a featherweight title bout featuring Jose …

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Eddie Alvarez Shows Extraordinary Class After Hearing About Severely Injured GAA Star

Eddie Alvarez has shown his extraordinary class once again…  Most Irish sports fans will know Eddie Alvarez from his UFC 205 clash with Conor McGregor last November. However, unlike most of the Dubliner’s opponents, Alvarez left the arena with a huge amount of admiration from McGregor’s army. In defeat in Madison Square Garden, the former lightweight champion made no excuses, …

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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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