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Conor McGregor Fan Pens Epic Rant Slating Diaz Trilogy

Despite the fact that it is currently the heavy favourite for Conor McGregor’s comeback bout, there seems to be a huge lash back against the highly mooted Nate Diaz trilogy bout. On Wednesday, Conor McGregor seemed to finally confirm that his post-Mayweather celebrations were over and he had returned to SBG Ireland for training. A post shared by Conor McGregor …

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New Clip Shows The Corner Advice Owen Roddy Gives Conor McGregor During Fights

UFC 205 Open Workouts, Madison Square Garden, New York City 9/11/2016 Conor McGregor with Striking Coach Owen Roddy Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tom Hogan

As Conor McGregor works towards his professional boxing debut on August 26 against Floyd Mayweather, his training alongside his striking coach Owen Roddy has never been more intense.  Focused solely on the art of pure striking, with the other elements of mixed martial arts such as kicking, wrestling, jiu jitsu, etc. put aside for the time being, the UFC lightweight champion …

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Nate Diaz’s Coach Accuses Judges Of Scoring UFC 202 Fight For Conor McGregor In Order To Secure A Trilogy

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Boxing coach Richard Perez told Submission Radio of his misgivings with the judging of his charges’ rematch with Conor McGregor. Camp Diaz have maintained their belief that Nate Diaz prevailed at UFC 202, with the man himself claiming that he’s 2-0 in the feud with Conor McGregor. Not only does Richard Perez concur with this, he also deems Diaz’s reported injuries heading …

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Nate Diaz Appears To Have Changed His Mind On Immediate Conor McGregor Rematch

Speaking to Chael Sonnen on the latter’s ‘You’re Welcome’ podcast, Nate Diaz conceded that a once-sought instant rematch has eluded him. The general consensus that Conor McGregor defeated Nate Diaz by three rounds to two at UFC 202 doesn’t wash with the Californian. The aftermath of their classic bout saw Diaz seek a quick reprieve, much like his counterpart got …

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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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Dana White ‘Ready To Move On’ From Conor McGregor Vs Nate Diaz

The UFC president is adamant that a rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor is not in the offing. Though the protracted nature of the build-up to McGregor v Diaz II saw a lack of excitement until the extraordinary escapades of fight week, not many would argue with a third and final rubber match between the two rivals. Indeed, both men immediately …

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Conor McGregor Reveals He Has Spent Six Figures On Training For Do-Or-Die Rematch

In speaking to ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, Conor McGregor explained just how much his training camp for UFC 202 has cost him financially. _____ Though his opponent for UFC 196 only had ten days preparation for the bout, Conor McGregor’s own build-up wasn’t without its problems. A late jump from lightweight to welterweight (155lbs. to 170lbs.) saw the Irishman load up on food …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Teases A Trilogy With Nate Diaz

As if two heavily controversial fights weren’t enough for Conor McGregor… _____ Nate Diaz was supposed to be a stop-gap. A stepping stone to greener pastures. A body to placate the baying masses. Upon replacing Rafael dos Anjos when the latter pulled out of his UFC 196 bout with Conor McGregor, Nate Diaz was already being looked past. Talk had already turned …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Renews Training With Movement Coach Ido Portal

Ahead of his UFC 202 tilt against Nate Diaz in August, Conor McGregor has reverted to the ‘movement’ ethic once again. _____ Since his loss to Diaz at UFC 196 in March, Conor McGregor has trained with boxers and jiu-jitsu experts in order to gain an edge on his conqueror. Conspicuous by his absence in the training footage, movement expert Ido Portal appeared to …

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Top Ten Quotes From The Conor McGregor/Nate Diaz Rivalry

TORRANCE, CA - FEBRUARY 24: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor (L) and lightweight contender Nate Diaz (R) are held apart by Dave Sholler (C), UFC vice president of public relations, after a news conference at UFC Gym February 24, 2016, in Torrance, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

With the announcement of the rematch between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz at UFC 202, we relive the finest quotes from their incredible rivalry thus far. The duo met in March of this year at UFC 196, with the latter (as a late replacement on ten days notice, no less) coming out on top after submitting the UFC featherweight champion in the second …

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