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Dustin Poirier Sick Of Waiting, Calls Out Tony Ferguson

Top UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier isn’t willing to wait around as the title-picture at the top of his division gets settled. As of right now, it seems quite unlikely that we’ll see either Khabib Nurmagomedov or Conor McGregor in action in the early stages of 2019. Both of their futures are currently in the hands of the Nevada State …

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Watch: Khabib’s Awful Message To Aspiring Female Fighters

Khabib Nurmagomedov answered a question from a female fan at a public speaking appearance recently, causing roars of laughter and applause from the crowd. The question related to any advice Khabib could give to fighters – and in particular female fighters – looking to get a career in mixed martial arts off the ground. The UFC lightweight champion’s response was …

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Ortega: Watching Khabib At UFC 229 Made Me Crave A Super-Fight

The UFC featherweight title-challenger Brian Ortega has revealed that watching Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 caused him to target a matchup with the undefeated Russian in the future. Ortega’s stock has gone through the roof in recent times after a string of high-profile finishes of some of the featherweight division’s most revered icons but with him set to take on …

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McGregor Files Motion To Dismiss Lawsuit Of Michael Chiesa

Conor McGregor’s official motion to dismiss the ongoing lawsuit of UFC welterweight Michael Chiesa has been released, courtesy of TMZ. For all the time that has passed since April’s UFC 223 media day, the now infamous bus attack that saw McGregor and a host of his comrades attempt to get at the team of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. We …

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Dana White Says Suspending Khabib For Over 1 Year Would Be Unfair

UFC president Dana White doesn’t believe that the promotion’s lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov should be heavily sanctioned for the UFC 229 post-fight melee. Although it has certainly faded into memory to a certain extent, we are definitely still feeling the after-effects of the now-infamous UFC 229 post-fight melee that saw Khabib Nurmagomedov instigate a rather ugly brawl just seconds after …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Plays Down Talk Of Retirement

Khabib Nurmagomedov has denied that his last outing at UFC 229 will be his last, despite there being some indication that his days in MMA were numbered. At 27-0 and with the biggest fight of his professional career now behind him, Nurmagomedov would be forgiven if he decided to hang up his gloves and call it a day. His star-power is …

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Khabib’s Father Explains McGregor Rematch Could Be A Boxing Bout

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father Abdulmanap has been weighing in on a potential rematch between his son and Conor McGregor following their historic bout at UFC 229 in October. The current lightweight champion defeated McGregor by submission in the fourth round of their title bout in Las Vegas, but it was the aftermath of the bout which got everybody talking. Khabib jumped …

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Early McGregor/Cerrone Odds Released, Conor Opens As Favourite

The early odds have been released for the still-hypothetical lightweight showdown between Conor McGregor and Donald Cerrone. According to BestFightOdds, Bovada have released their early odds for McGregor/Cerrone ahead of the fight’s possible but still unlikely announcement. Conor McGregor: -185 Donald Cerrone: +150 Conor opens up as the favourite here but not by as wide a margin as many would have perhaps expected. …

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