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Six Factors In Favour Of A Sensational Conor McGregor Victory

With just hours to go before one of the most eagerly anticipated fights ever, Max Hamid takes a look at six factors in favour of a Conor McGregor win over Floyd Mayweather.  The boxing world has not taken kindly to this fight. The majority of boxing pundits, coaches and fighters see Conor McGregor as an imposter who is tarnishing the …

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McGregor Can Label Mayweather Bout A Success – No Matter What Happens In The Ring

The maelstrom of misgivings circling the upcoming McGregor-Mayweather bout is certainly spectacular, but it is also misplaced. Many call it the biggest test of McGregor’s fighting career, while more still label him a total no-hoper. This is, lest we forget, irrefutably the greatest boxer of his generation fighting someone who has not once partaken in a professional boxing bout. McGregor …

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Seven UFC Fighters Waiting For Conor McGregor To Return

Conor McGregor’s stock could not be higher right now. His face is everywhere, his brand is growing and every fighter on the planet wants a slice of the pie. Every UFC fan is praying for him to knock out Floyd and return home the prodigal son, and if he does, there will be some familiar faces ready to have a …

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Watch: Conor McGregor’s Amazing Rise To The Top Of The UFC Featherweight Division

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 11: Conor McGregor reacts to his victory over Chad Mendes in their UFC interim featherweight title fight during the UFC 189 event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on July 11, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Ahead of UFC 212 this weekend where Jose Aldo squares off against Max Holloway in a featherweight title unification bout, one constant question lingers over the division. Will the shadow of Conor McGregor over the 145 lbs division forever haunt it’s inhabitants? Since McGregor was forced to vacate his featherweight belt after being crowned champion of the lightweight division with …

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John Kavanagh Dismisses Conor McGregor Retirement Talk

UFC Fight Night Dublin McGregor vs. Brandao - Weigh-In, The O2 Arean, Dublin 18/7/2014

Ever since winning the lightweight title at UFC 205, there has been constant speculation over whether or not Conor McGregor would compete inside the Octagon again. A record-breaking night for the UFC was dwarfed by the record-setting accomplishments of the Irish superstar. The Notorious one put on a mesmerising performance to make history by becoming the first fighter to hold …

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Freddie Roach: GSP Wants Conor McGregor For Final Fight Of UFC Contract

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 17: Boxing trainer Freddie Roach poses for a portrait at Wild Card Boxing Club on February 17, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jonathan Moore/Getty Images)

For the last couple of months, legendary boxing coach Freddie Roach has been very vocal about the current UFC lightweight champion, Conor McGregor. Amid the widespread speculation of a crossover mega-fight between the Irish superstar and arguably the greatest boxer of all time, Floyd Mayweather, Roach has frequently been questioned on a potential outcome and whether or not he would …

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Conor McGregor Takes Shot At Floyd Mayweather Over Domestic Violence Charge

UFC 196 Open Workouts, MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada 2/3/2016 Conor McGregor Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Raymond Spencer

Conor McGregor has provoked retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. with an emoji depicting McGregor reigning supreme over Mayweather captioned ‘call me C.J Watson’. Watson is currently a back-up point guard for the Orlando Magic in the NBA, but in 2010, it was understood that Watson had an intimate relationship with Josie Harris, the mother of three of Mayweather’s children. In …

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RTÉ Release Fantastic Conor McGregor Promo For RTÉ Sport Awards

RTE have released a fantastic promotional video of two weight UFC champion Conor McGregor ahead of this Saturday’s RTE Sport Awards. McGregor is nominated for the RTE Sportsperson of the Year award which will be broadcasted live on RTÉ One on Saturday 17 December. The Dubliner is joined by Seamus Callanan, Eoghan Clifford, Brian Fenton, Carl Frampton, Denise Gaule, Jamie Heaslip, Daryl Horgan, …

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Jose Aldo Announces When He Will Finally Face Max Holloway

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 9: Frankie Edgar punches Jose Aldo during the UFC 200 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 9, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

It appears Max Holloway’s amusing post-fight antics of calling Jose Aldo ‘Jose Waldo’ were unnecessary as, according to the Brazilian, he had already agreed to fight the winner of that match-up at UFC 208. The event to take place in Brooklyn on February 11. The featherweight champion sounded none too pleased with the Hawaiian’s post-fight jibes either, when quoted by media in Brazil …

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McGregor-Diaz II Astonishingly Not The Biggest PPV Fight In UFC History

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It’s quite clear that a third and final fight between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will proceed after Saturday night’s gargantuan encounter, but in a surprising turn the fight was not the highest pay-per-view in UFC history. However, that is not to say that the figures posted are anything but phenomenal. UFC 202 recorded 1.5 million PPV numbers in what has become …

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Twitter: The World Of MMA Looks Forward To UFC 200

It’s one of the biggest nights in the sport’s history, UFC 200 has the world of MMA licking it’s lips. Stars from across the globe had plenty to say on social media as we prepare for the big night. Brock, Cain, Edgar, DC, Anderson … some pretty iconic walkouts tonight. Exciting. — Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) July 9, 2016 Who can't …

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WWE Star Wouldn’t Mind Stepping in the Ring With Conor McGregor

World Wrestling Entertainment star Sheamus may know very little about the world of mixed martial arts, but it hasn’t stopped the Dubliner from calling out UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. The wrestler will make his film debut as character Rocksteady in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of Shadows and was in attendance at the film’s premiere in Dublin this week. Speaking …

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