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Dana White On Cowboy Vs McGregor: “If These Two Want To Fight I’m In”

UFC President Dana White has had his say on a potential lightweight bout between Conor McGregor and Donald Cerrone. There had been rumblings of a fight between the pair after Cowboy confirmed his return to lightweight and after a dominant victory over Alexander Hernandez on UFC’s debut card on ESPN+, McGregor, clearly impressed, tweeted that he would fight Cerrone after …

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Poirier Puts Foot Down, Demands Ferguson, McGregor, Or New Contract

Top lightweight contender has issued a stern ultimatum to the UFC, calling for either Conor McGregor, Tony Ferguson, or a new contract. Following the news that UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has been handed a nine-month sentence from the NSAC following his hearing last night, it’s understandable that the current crop of 155lb-r’s are annoyed at having to deal with yet another …

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Report: Marc Diakiese Vs. Joseph Duffy In The Works For UFC London

Ireland’s Joseph Duffy is reportedly being pegged for a spot on March’s UFC London against Marc ‘The Bonecrusher’ Diakiese. Reports coming from Newsome MMA has linked Duffy to a showdown with powerful lightweight Marc Diakiese at UFC London – a bout that would no doubt serve as another welcome addition to what is seen as a fantastic night of fights. Last seen at …

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A Log-Jam At Lightweight & What Will Likely Happen Next

The UFC’s lightweight division is in for quite an interesting 2019 following the decisions made by the NSAC during yesterday’s UFC 229 hearing. To get a better understanding of the exact punishments given to Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor, and the others involved, you can take a look at our original report here. The important points that are of relevance here …

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Conor McGregor Breaks Down UFC 229 Post-Fight Punch, Thanks NSAC

The former UFC featherweight and lightweight champion took a moment to draw attention to his post-fight handy-work during the UFC 229 skirmish. We’re sure Conor McGregor was feeling pretty chuffed today after being handed a relatively lenient ban and monetary fine for his involvement in the post-fight brawl that stood as one of the memorable and indeed ugly moments of …

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Artem Lobov Has Reportedly Been Granted His Release From The UFC

UFC featherweight Artem Lobov has asked for and been granted his release from the promotion, despite having three fights left on his deal. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani is reporting that the Russian Hammer has been released from the promotion and he is hoping to secure a new MMA, boxing and kickboxing contracts. Lobov has lost his last three UFC fights most …

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NSAC Grants Jon Jones One Fight Licence To Compete At UFC 235

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The Nevada State Athletic Commission has granted light-heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, a one-fight licence to compete at UFC 235. The commission had a lengthy hearing today with Jones’ case high on the agenda, after the light-heavyweight champion could not obtain a licence for his fight with Alexander Gustafsson in December. Trace amounts of the banned substance turinabol was found in …

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NSAC Propose Future Sanctions On Fighters For “Their Language”

The Nevada State Athletic Commission discussed the idea of potentially holding fighters accountable for their post and pre-fight language during a hearing on Tuesday. The hearing discussed potential sanctions for both Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov for their involvement in the post-UFC 229 brawl which saw members of both fighters teams involved in a now-infamous melee. Khabib received a nine-month …

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