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Watch: Conor McGregor Calls Out Floyd Mayweather For Dodging Him In Las Vegas

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With the world waiting on an update on the proposed Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather bout, the ‘Notorious’ Irishman has suggested that the 39-year-old is running scared. After Conor McGregor landed in Las Vegas last week, reports began to break claiming that a super fight between the SBG man and Floyd Mayweather had already been agreed. However, just hours later, …

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Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather And That Supposed Southpaw Curse

LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 12:  Floyd Mayweather Jr. walks in the ring during his WBC/WBA welterweight title fight against Andre Berto at MGM Grand Garden Arena on September 12, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Over the last couple of months, we have become accustom to hearing members of the Conor McGregor camp and some other people in the MMA world talk about Floyd Mayweather’s past troubles in dealing with southpaws. Trying to make a case for his charge in a much talked about potential showdown against the undefeated boxer, McGregor’s striking coach Owen Roddy …

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Chael Sonnen Among Host Of Fighters Who Offered To Face Fedor After Mitrione’s Last Minute Withdrawal

INGLEWOOD, CA - JANUARY 21:  Chael Sonnen is is checked before he enters the cage for his Bellator MMA light heavyweight fight against Tito Ortiz  (not pictured) at The Forum on January 21, 2017 in Inglewood, California.  (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

Heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko’s Bellator MMA debut was cancelled at the last minute on Saturday night, as his opponent Matt Mitrione was forced out of the pair’s scheduled bout at Bellator 172 in San Jose, California through illness. According to MMAFighting, the decision to cancel the bout was made at 3 p.m. local time. Mitrione, who is 2-0 since joining …

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Unfortunate Typo Hilariously Ruins Twitter Threat Cody Garbrandt Aims At T.J. Dillashaw

Cody Garbrandt reacts to his victory over Dominick Cruz in their UFC bantamweight championship bout during the UFC 207

With his exciting style, penchant for knockouts, his look, and his charisma, UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt has drawn comparisons with UFC lightweight champion and Pay-per-view superstar Conor McGregor. However, Garbrandt’s trash-talk isn’t exactly on the level of ‘The Notorious’ Irishman, even at the best of times. Some of his exchanges with Dominick Cruz in the lead up to their …

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McGregor Sends Stern And Slightly Scary Message To Public About Approaching When He Is With His Son

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“People think I’m a celebrity,” Conor McGregor said in a recent interview with GQ Style. “I’m not a celebrity. I break people’s faces for money and bounce.” Unfortunately for the Dubliner, one unfortunate by-product of being so adept at that particular task and being so damn good at advertising it, is that he has become a celebrity – whether he …

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Cyborg Calls For Slot On Rio Card As She Is Cleared Of Potential Anti-Doping Violation

BRASILIA, BRAZIL - SEPTEMBER 23: Cris Cyborg of Brazil steps on the scale during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in at Nilson Nelson gymnasium on September 23, 2016 in Brasilia, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Though she flunked a drug test in December, Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino will not face any disciplinary action from the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Shortly after news of her positive test broke, Justino admitted using the banned substance Spironolactone, a diuretic, but claimed that there were legitimate medical reasons for that use. She subsequently applied for a retroactive therapeutic use …

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A Hopeful Michael Bisping Responds To The News That Georges St-Pierre Has Signed New UFC Contract

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 05:  UFC welterweight Georges St-Pierre in attenance during the UFC 196 event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Earlier in the week, MMAFighting journalist Ariel Helwani reported that former long-reigning UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre had agreed on the terms of a new deal with the world’s premier MMA promotion. The contract had not yet been signed, but the Canadian great’s return appeared imminent. Subsequently, on Friday, Lance Pugmire broke the news that GSP had followed through and …

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