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John Kavanagh Forced To Clarify Position On McGregor Comeback After Heavy Criticism

After Tony Ferguson claimed the Interim Lightweight Title at UFC 216 last weekend, the 33-year-old stated on multiple occasions that he is going to ‘expose’ Conor McGregor when the Irishman finally returns to the Octagon.  However, despite the fact that an interim belt would normally guarantee the holder a shot at the undisputed crown, Ferguson is not so sure of …

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SBG’s Will Fleury Is Ready To Make A Name For Himself On New MMA Reality Show

It’s easy to understand why The Fighter, a new MMA reality show in the same mould as the UFC’s famed The Ultimate Fighter(TUF) series and run by South African promotion EFC, might appeal to Tipperary middleweight prospect Will Fleury. As Pundit Arena has documented previously, the SBG Ireland fighter’s professional progress has been seriously hampered by a scarcely fathomable run of …

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Artem Lobov Was Having None Of It When Khabib’s Manager Questioned His Irishness Recently

Artem Lobov got into a rather strange little Twitter skirmish on Friday, going toe to toe with esteemed MMA coach Mark Henry and Ali Abdelaziz – the manager of several UFC stars, including Khabib Nurmagomedov. What made it so strange was the fact that Lobov himself never really came under direct attack, with Henry and Abdelaziz offering him nothing but …

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Kavanagh Doesn’t Expect McGregor To Return To The Octagon In 2017

Conor McGregor’s head coach John Kavanagh doesn’t foresee his charge returning to action before the year is out. McGregor’s professional boxing debut on August 26th ended in defeat, as he was stopped inside ten rounds by returning former pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Though the Irishman has refused to rule out …

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