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John Kavanagh Goes In-Depth On Khabib In MacLife Interview

As a website founded by the man himself, The Mac Life gets unprecedented access to the camp of Conor McGregor. The team have been low-key in the build-up to the Irishman’s title challenge against Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229, with the first media presence only occurring tomorrow, just over two weeks until the fight. Before that long-awaited press conference, McGregor’s …

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New UFC 229 Promo Captures Khabib Rant On Brooklyn Bus

We are now within three weeks of what many are calling the biggest fight in UFC history. The hype is set to go into overdrive on Thursday when Conor McGregor, who challenges Khabib Nurmagomedov for the UFC lightweight championship at UFC 229, meets the Russian face-to-face at their first press conference. Two days later, UFC Sao Paulo takes place, and …

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Jimi Manuwa Out Of This Weekend’s UFC Sao Paulo Main Event

The injury curse has struck the UFC again. This tend of late injuries affecting headline fights in MMA continues apace. The most recent one saw women’s flyweight champion Nicco Montano fail to weigh-in for her scheduled bout against Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 228 earlier this month. Now, during fight week no less, a main event fight has been gutted. England’s …

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‘We Won’t Forgive’ – Khabib’s Father Responds To McGregor’s Jibes

In the absence of a direct confrontation since the bus debacle, we’ve been restricted to social media jabs between Team McGregor and Khabib’s camp. The most notable of these was when Conor McGregor tagged Khabib’s father on Instagram, attaching a screenshot of Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov on the bus during that fateful day and calling him a ‘quivering coward’. @abdulmanap.nurmagomedov I can see …

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UFC 228 Suffers Injury Blow As Yair Rodriguez Is Out

UFC 228 early next month is still a stacked pay-per-view, but one exciting component won’t be present. Yair Rodriguez is a hugely exciting fighter to watch, with his flashy kicking game a highlight of any card he competes on. Per MMA Brasil however, an injury has forced him off the September 8 showcase in Dallas, Texas. Yair Rodriguez is out of …

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