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Khabib & McGregor Exchange Glancing Blows Via Instagram

Expect things to continue to heat up as we edge ever closer to the first meeting between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor next Thursday. Finally, we have some movement on the promotional front for October 6’s lightweight title clash between champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. For a while, it did seem as though the reports claiming that the Irishman was refusing …

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Watch: The UFC Release Three New Khabib/McGregor Promos

The UFC has shipped out three new promo videos for October 6’s eagerly anticipated lightweight title clash between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. If there was a sense that the promotional efforts behind UFC 229 were lacking to a certain extent, then the fact that UFC 228 is now in rearview should hopefully shift the focus. We feel as though …

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Conor McGregor Takes More Vicious Shots At Team Khabib

Conor McGregor has continued his attack on the team of Khabib Nurmagomedov with another assault on a close friend and sparring partner of ‘The Eagle’. Yesterday, we brought you the news that McGregor had launched an attack on the father of Nurmagomedov, Abdulmanap, calling him a ‘quivering coward’. Now, in another effort to get in the head of the man he …

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Watch: Relive Justin Gaethje’s Legendary UFC Debut In Full

Relive the moment that most of the world first understood exactly who Justin Gaethje was ahead of his return to the octagon at UFC Lincoln this weekend. Tuck the chin, stick up the hands, chop the leg, swing for the fences. The formula that saw Justin enter the UFC undefeated wasn’t exactly a well-guarded secret. As the former WSOF lightweight …

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Khabib Vs. McGregor: A Career Comparison

With the biggest fight in the history of the UFC looming, we take a look at the careers of the two men involved and compare their respective resumés. Five rounds, five categories, and only one eventual winner. The scoring criteria will follow the ’10-Point Must’ system, meaning that the winner of each round will receive 10 points, while the loser gets …

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Georges St-Pierre Interested In The Winner Of Khabib/McGregor

The former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre spoke to Submission Radio for a recent interview and admitted that he would be interested in taking on the winner of the UFC 229 main-event. When GSP managed to make a successful return to the sport of mixed martial arts after a period of three-and-a-half years away, it stood as one of the …

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Breaking: Khabib Vs. McGregor Official For UFC 229

After months upon months of speculation, we can finally confirm that the biggest fight in the history of MMA will take place at UFC 229. Today saw the UFC present their 25th-anniversary press-conference and after the news that fan favourite Nate Diaz would return to face Dustin Poirier at UFC 230, they somehow managed to top that. What a day. …

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