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Conor McGregor Could Face Six Month Medical Suspension After UFC 194

It seems that Conor McGregor may not have escaped completely unscathed from his blink and you’ll miss it affair with Jose Aldo on Saturday at UFC 194. The list of medical suspensions resulting from the event has been released, and Conor McGregor’s name sits atop. Apparently, the Dublin fighter sustained damage to his left wrist whilst delivering the decisive blow …

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John Kavanagh: Conor McGregor Won’t Wait Until UFC 200 To Fight Again

The massive pay-per-view is scheduled for July 2016, and Conor McGregor has every intention of fighting beforehand, according to his coach. Speaking on The MMA Hour, John Kavanagh of SBG Ireland told host Ariel Helwani that Conor McGregor is dead-set on challenging for the lightweight title around March or April, before defending the newly earned featherweight belt against Edgar at UFC 200 in July. The UFC brass …

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Conor McGregor Climbs A Massive Nine Places In UFC Pound-For-Pound Rankings

Conor McGregor has skyrocketed through the official UFC pound-for-pound world rankings in the latest update. The newly crowned featherweight champ leapfrogged the likes of light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, welterweight champ Robbie Lawler, and bantamweight king TJ Dillashaw in the list, and is now considered the third best fighter in the world. Generated by a voting panel made up of media members, the ‘pound-for-pound rankings’ see fighters …

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Conor McGregor Set To Make Up To $8m For UFC 194 Victory

The extraordinary pay-day figures for Conor McGregor’s 13 second fight come via the calculations of Forbes. The Nevada State Athletic Commission today released the salaries earned by each fighter at the record-breaking UFC 194 pay-per-view. Conor McGregor, who was the victor in the main event over Jose Aldo, earned a cool $500,000 for his efforts. That figure does not include money paid by …

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Jose Aldo On Loss To Conor McGregor – “It’s Hard To Know If It’s His Success Or My Mistake”

Jose Aldo spoke with Brazilian MMA media outlet Combate on Sunday, and unsurprisingly the now former champion was still struggling to come to terms with his brief but brutal defeat at the powerful hands of Conor McGregor at UFC 194. “It still is too hard to digest”, said Aldo. “We trained hard, did everything right, and the result wasn’t positive. It …

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Watch: Every Conor McGregor Prediction In One Video

Conor McGregor’s 13-second knockout of Jose Aldo to unify the UFC’s Featherweight Championship was one of the greatest moments in Irish sport this year, and as we’ve seen in previous fights, McGregor’s predictions came to fruition inside the Octagon. McGregor had said in the build-up to Saturday’s fight that he could see Aldo’s right hand twitching at the weigh-in, and …

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Conor McGregor Won’t Have Silenced His Doubters At UFC 194, But That’s A Good Thing

If you believe that Conor McGregor’s astounding 13-second knockout victory over Jose Aldo will be enough to silence his legion of doubters, you are very much mistaken. Though they might seem like the most definitive of victories, lightning quick knockouts have ready made excuses built right in. It’s too easy to claim that somebody was merely “caught cold” or hit …

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Watch: Sad Scenes As A Dejected Jose Aldo Is Consoled By His Team, Backstage At UFC 194

The UFC’s locker room cameras caught some sad scenes immediately following the featherweight title unification fight between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor on Saturday night. Once Aldo had regained his bearings and realized that he had been knocked out in a mere 13-seconds by the lauded left-hand of the Irishman, the Brazilian struggled desperately to control his emotions. Tears were …

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“I’m Only Warming Up” – Conor McGregor Talks About Those Ever Increasing Numbers

Conor McGregor’s interim-featherweight title victory over Chad Mendes at UFC 189 set a new U.S gate record for the promotion, but UFC 194, once again headlined by a McGregor fight, has smashed that record to pieces. The UFC’s Vice President of Public Relations, Dave Sholler, opened Saturday night’s post-fight press conference by providing the gathered media with some impressive numbers. …

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Here’s What McGregor Said To Aldo Just After Last Night’s KO

Conor McGregor last night shocked the world by beating Jose Aldo after just 13 seconds. This sensational victory for the Irishman is what has dominated headlines since the early hours of the morning, however as the dust gradually settles there’s time to reflect on some of the finer details of the night, one being what McGregor said to Aldo just …

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Watch: Conor McGregor’s Post-Fight Interview At UFC 194

“Ireland, baby, we did it!” The Dubliner is now the undisputed UFC featherweight champion having dispatched of Jose Aldo in record time. Speaking to Joe Rogan after the victory, Conor McGregor repeated the mantra: “Nobody can take that left hand shot”. No kidding. It wasn’t all bravado from the new King though, he gave Jose Aldo his richly deserved due. “He’s …

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Watch Live: Post-UFC 194 Press Conference With Conor McGregor

The new Featherweight champion of the world, Conor McGregor, will no doubt be in attendance for this one. Conor McGregor promised free entry to his post-fight party if anyone presents a betting slip backing him to win by first round knockout, so don’t expect him to take too long at this conference. Jose Aldo was tearful after his shock 13 …

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Video: UFC 194 Embedded Episode 6 – Tension At The Weigh-Ins

In the latest episode of the UFC 194 Embedded vlog series, the fighters finally hit the scales, but not before a little backstage drama. On Friday night several video’s circulated which showed a confrontation of sorts between Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo’s team, just prior to the weigh-in. Fox Sports labelled the incident a “fracas”. Perhaps that was a little strong. It was …

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