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The Three Major Consequences Of Conor McGregor’s Six Month Hiatus

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On Friday evening, Dana White confirmed the news that Conor McGregor would not be fighting again until next May at the earliest. Speaking after his emphatic victory at UFC 205 last Saturday, the two weight champion announced that his long-term girlfriend, Dee Devlin, was expecting a child next year and that he was going to take some time to evaluate …

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Dana White Reveals How Long Conor McGregor’s Break Will Be

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11: UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor reacts during UFC 205 Weigh-ins at Madison Square Garden on November 11, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Having been one of the most active fighters on the UFC roster this year, Conor McGregor will be having a well-deserved rest. The 28-year-old made UFC history last week when he defeated Eddie Alvarez inside two rounds to become the first fighter to hold two belts at the same time, adding the lightweight belt to the featherweight title he earned …

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Opinion: Why Losing To Nate Diaz Was Absolutely Essential To Conor McGregor’s Growth

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 5: Nate Diaz (R) slaps Conor McGregor during UFC 196 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

What a night UFC 205 turned out to be. All 3 title fights delivered in pretty much every sense of the word and despite losing 2 of its most anticipated bouts in the lead-up, the card still managed to be full to the brim with exhilarating match-ups involving several legends, veterans, title-contenders and showstoppers.  However, it was the Notorious Irishman, …

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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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