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Watch: A Career Of Highlights That Confirm Jose Aldo’s Status Of One Of The Greatest Ever

‘The king is dead; long live the king’. Never are such words more applicable, or more painful to utter, than after the UFC 212 main event on Saturday, where Max Holloway issued a savage third round beating to featherweight demi-god Jose Aldo. Ever since his 13-second knockout defeat at the hands of Conor McGregor, the aura of invincibility surrounding Aldo has lain …

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Conor McGregor’s Weigh-In Confrontation With Tyron Woodley Blows Up On Twitter

In just over 24 hours the curtain raises on the UFC’s triumphant return to New York as UFC 205 takes centre stage at Madison Square Garden as Conor McGregor takes on Eddie Alvarez for the lightweight title. As the dust settles following another tumultuous pre-fight press conference on Thursday, anticipation is at fever pitch for the potentially historic main event …

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Coach John Kavanagh Did A ‘Mystic Mac’ And Predicted SBG’s Massive Success Back In 2013

In seven days time at UFC 205, against Eddie Alvarez, Conor McGregor attempts to make history by becoming the UFC’s first ever simultaneous two-weight champion. Already the reigning featherweight king, McGregor has swept through the promotion since his arrival in April 2013. Following in the footsteps of fellow Irishman Tom Egan, McGregor became the second UFC fighter to come from …

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Coach John Kavanagh Reveals Tantalising Hint About McGregor’s Post-UFC 205 Announcement

As the world of MMA prepares for the fast approaching UFC 205 event in New York on November 12, many fans will also be anticipating the long-touted ‘left field’ announcement set to be made by Conor McGregor. The UFC featherweight king will bid to become the promotion’s first simultaneous two-weight champion when he takes on Eddie Alvarez for the lightweight …

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Conor McGregor Receives A Truly Ominous Message From UFC No.1 Lightweight Contender

UFC 205 is fast approaching and MMA fans are anxiously awaiting the final fight card to be announced by UFC president Dana White, reportedly set to happen next week. Foremost in everyone’s minds is the potential clash between lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez and featherweight king Conor McGregor. Trading barbs via social media for days now, speculation is swirling over whether …

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‘You Only Lose When You Lose’ – Nate Diaz Still Claiming Victory Over Conor McGregor

It’s been almost a month since the epic five-round battle between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, yet the ‘Stockton Slapper’ is still claiming victory over the Irishman, despite actually losing. The August 20th rematch between two of the UFC’s most vocal fighters was about as anticipated a fight as there has ever been in the UFC. Constant trash talk, bottle-throwing …

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Irish MMA Is Getting Closer To Finally Having A Regulatory Body

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 08: A general view is is seen in the Octagon as Luke Rockhold and Michael Bisping shape up in their middleweight fight during the UFC Fight Night 55 event at Allphones Arena on November 8, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)

Sports Minister Michael Ring has announced that MMA safety is on its way in Ireland. After the death of Portuguese fighter Joao Carvalho, the sport has been under major scrutiny but finally the government appears to be taking the steps required to putting together a regulatory body. Speaking to The Independent, Ring said: “The MMA representatives made it clear at …

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