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Opinion: Give Conor McGregor The Homecoming He Deserves

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10: Conor McGregor of Ireland takes Eddie Alvarez's lightweight belt during the UFC 205 press conference at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on November 10, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Conor McGregor made history on Saturday night, becoming the first man in UFC history to hold two titles in two different divisions simultaneously. What better way to reward the man than to honour him with what would be a truly spectacular homecoming? It is now time for him to headline a major event at the iconic Croke Park stadium in his …

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Conor McGregor Launches Blistering Attack On Frankie Edgar And The Featherweight Division

It’s fight week! In four days time Conor McGregor takes on Eddie Alvarez for the UFC lightweight title at Madison Square Garden in New York, the headline fight of UFC 205. Billed as one of the biggest fights of the year, the Irishman has a chance at making history by becoming the promotion’s first simultaneous two-weight champion. Already the featherweight …

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Who Will Replace Conor McGregor As Featherweight King?

TORRANCE, CA - FEBRUARY 24: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor holds up the championship belt during a news conference with lightweight contender Nate Diaz at UFC Gym February 24, 2016, in Torrance, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

The word on the street is that should Conor McGregor make history on November 12 and become the first UFC two-weight world champion, he will shortly after relinquish his featherweight title. Even if McGregor is defeated by the current lightweight champion, Eddie Alvarez, it is still unlikely we will see Ireland’s favorite son return to the 145lb division. The simple …

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Jose Aldo Finally Makes A U-Turn On His Retirement Plans

Having clearly stated his desire to terminate his contract with the UFC and retire from the sport of MMA, Jose Aldo has now announced that he is reconsidering his position. Aldo had stated on several occasions that he was entirely fed up with the UFC and his commitment to leaving the sport of MMA was absolute. However, having met with …

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Conor McGregor Has A Clear Message For Unhappy UFC Fighters

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 20: (R-L) Conor McGregor of Ireland punches Nate Diaz in their welterweight bout during the UFC 202 event at T-Mobile Arena on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

With a handful of fighters calling out the UFC for unfair treatment and the promotion finding it difficult to keep their house in order amid the pitchforks and torches, featherweight champion Conor McGregor is baffled to why they need to rebel in the first place. The slander spewing Irishman is preparing for his lightweight title fight against Eddie Alvarez at …

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