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José Aldo Had Best Do Some Fact Checking Before Running His Mouth Any Further

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The UFC featherweight division received a sudden and unexpected overhaul this past weekend, when as a result of an injury to light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, Conor McGregor was stripped of his featherweight title. Scrambling to salvage the UFC 206 main event next month, UFC bosses declared Max Holloway’s clash with Anthony Pettis to be a featherweight interim-title bout, with the …

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Has McGregor Got Under His Opponent’s Skin At Just The Right Time?

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11: UFC president Dana White seperates UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor of Ireland (R) and UFC Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez during UFC 205 Weigh-ins at Madison Square Garden on November 11, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

For a time Eddie Alvarez didn’t move as the Conor McGregor juggernaut raced towards him. He smiled at the barbs and looked grounded as the tornado surrounding his opponent gathered momentum. However, in the final press conference before UFC 205 Alvarez blinked. McGregor was once described as the ‘Irish Muhammad Ali’ but his latest escapades were closer to the Macho …

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Conor McGregor Launches Blistering Attack On Frankie Edgar And The Featherweight Division

It’s fight week! In four days time Conor McGregor takes on Eddie Alvarez for the UFC lightweight title at Madison Square Garden in New York, the headline fight of UFC 205. Billed as one of the biggest fights of the year, the Irishman has a chance at making history by becoming the promotion’s first simultaneous two-weight champion. Already the featherweight …

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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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Conor McGregor Takes To Instagram To Deny Break Rumours

UFC Featherweight champion Conor McGregor took to Instagram on Friday to deny rumours that he is taking a break from MMA in anticipation of his pending left-field announcement following his fight with Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205. McGregor will square off against Alvarez for the UFC Lightweight title next Saturday in Madison Square Garden as the Dubliner will attempt to become …

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McGregor Verbally Destroys Alvarez In UFC 205 Media Call – Recapping The Best Exchanges

Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez went at it last night during their UFC 205 media call and as expected, the Irishman came out on top. The UFC featherweight champion has been the most vocal and entertaining fighter on the promotion’s roster since his arrival in 2013, delivering memorable one-liners nearly every time a microphone is put in front of him. …

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Defiant Conor McGregor Has No Desire To Vacate A Belt Post UFC 205

UFC 205 is just around the corner and tonight the main event’s two protagonists, Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez, took part in a media conference call which, as usual, saw a healthy dose of insults, classic one-liners and dramatic revelations. For Conor McGregor, this is just another day in the life of the biggest star of the UFC. Equally at …

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