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Coach: McGregor Was Offered $5 Million To Fight Chinese Kickboxer

Coach John Kavanagh has claimed that Conor McGregor was offered a sum in the region of $5 million to fight an unnamed Chinese kickboxer. Another week, another cross-sport spectacle to write about it seems. The utter lunacy that came from Floyd Mayweather’s December matchup against Japanese kickboxing/MMA star Tenshin Nasukawa has seemingly spawned its first attempt at a copycat in …

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Watch: Coach John Kavanagh Pro-MMA Bout From 2002

During his brief run as a professional mixed martial artist, John Kavanagh compiled a record of 3-3. Watch his most dominant performance below. The man who is known as the ‘godfather of Irish MMA’ truly found his calling when he devoted himself to teaching rather than fighting but during his time spent inside the cage, he was still able to display …

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John Kavanagh Offers Cryptic Response To The Current UFC Lightweight Title Fiasco

So, who exactly is the UFC lightweight champion right now?  Is it Conor McGregor? Tony Ferguson? Are they both the undisputed champion of the division? That can’t be right. The UFC 222 and 223 press conference left everybody scratching their heads. Dana White introduced Tony Ferguson as the undisputed 155-lbs champion and announced that El Cucuy’s meeting with Khabib Nurmagomedov …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Back Training And Even Coaching In SBG

Day by day, slowly but surely, the picture of when we will see Conor McGregor back in the UFC Octagon is becoming clearer.  He is the UFC lightweight champion since November 2016 but has not competed in mixed martial arts since that dominant UFC 205 second-round TKO victory over Eddie Alvarez. Now, there is an interim title holder in the …

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Artem Lobov’s Next Opponent And Fight Date Announced

Northern Ireland , Ireland - 19 November 2016; Artem Lobov ahead of his Featherweight bout against Teruto Ishihara at UFC Fight Night 99 in the SSE Arena, Belfast. (Photo By David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Artem Lobov will fight again on October 21st in Gdansk, Poland at the Ergo Arena at UFC Fight Night 118.  Lobov will be up against Andre Fili in a featherweight bout, it has been announced. Now that's a fun fight! @RusHammerMMA vs. @TouchyFili on deck for #UFCGdansk! ? https://t.co/4pemQt78I6 pic.twitter.com/5lhO2My2rc — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) August 18, 2017 Fili fights out …

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Mick Konstantin Talks Inspiration Behind Viral Conor McGregor Anthem

Floyd you better watch out, because the Irish are coming… Following on from the irrepressible anthem of Euro 2016 “Taking Over France”, Mick Konstantin is back with his ukulele to spearhead another Irish invasion. This time, a takeover of Las Vegas, on August 26 for Conor McGregor’s cross-code superfight with Floyd ‘Money Mayweather. The traveling hordes of McGregor fans are …

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John Kavanagh Slams “Dirtbag” Floyd Mayweather

John Kavanagh Conor McGregor

In the build up to any Conor McGregor fight you can guarantee the brazen Irishman will inflict his opponent with a substantial amount of verbal abuse in order to disrupt their mental preparation. Floyd Mayweather is no stranger to McGregor’s oral jibes but now John Kavanagh has taken a page from his prized pupil’s playbook. During a recent tour of …

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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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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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