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Eddie Hearn Reveals Talks With Team McGregor Over Boxing Grudge Match

A potential curveball has been thrown into the future of Conor McGregor. There’s always been uncertainty over the Irishman’s next move since his rise to super-stardom. Title shots, rematches and even boxing debuts have occurred involving McGregor over the past few years. But following a crushing defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov last month, he posted a statement accepting that an immediate …

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Abdulmanap & Tony: Fathers Of Khabib And Conor Give Insight Into Camps

The respective fathers of UFC 229 headliners Khabib Nurmagomdov and Conor McGregor have come to prominence in recent months. Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov was dragged into the dispute between the two fighters, with McGregor calling him a ‘quivering coward’ and doubling down at last week’s press conference. View this post on Instagram @abdulmanap.nurmagomedov I can see you. Cowering behind fake respect. Just …

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‘We Won’t Forgive’ – Khabib’s Father Responds To McGregor’s Jibes

In the absence of a direct confrontation since the bus debacle, we’ve been restricted to social media jabs between Team McGregor and Khabib’s camp. The most notable of these was when Conor McGregor tagged Khabib’s father on Instagram, attaching a screenshot of Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov on the bus during that fateful day and calling him a ‘quivering coward’. View this post on …

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Khabib’s Father Roasts Conor McGregor, Gives Him No Chance At UFC 229

Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov makes for quite a good interview. When he’s not talking about the need for ‘the spirit of the mountains’ in order to excel at wrestling, Abdulmanap, who coaches his son Khabib, takes every chance to skewer lightweight title challenger Conor McGregor in an interview with Alexander Lyutikov of Stavka TV. Lyutikov tees up some interesting questions, not shying …

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Khabib: ‘If Conor And UFC Want Money Fight, Pay Me Or I Stick To Contract’

Khabib Nurmagomedov had an interesting run-in with TMZ on Thursday. After Conor McGregor’s successful court hearing, his UFC return looks imminent, and the world is awaiting the announcement of a lightweight title fight against the current champion. The rhetoric from the two fighters has ramped up recently, but in an interview with TMZ, Nurmagomedov’s comments were a slight cause for …

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Watch: Footage Of Conor McGregor Back In Training After New York Tribulations

It’s been a while since we’ve seen Conor McGregor in sanctioned action. His boxing match with Floyd Mayweather last year aside, it’s been 18 months since the former two-weight UFC champion has stepped into an Octagon. He has made noises about a comeback, but the 29-year-old’s hiatus from MMA has been characterised by controversies outside of scheduled fights, notably in last …

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‘Maybe Floyd Isn’t Done With Boxing’ – Mayweather Looks Incredibly Sharp In New Sparring Footage

Although Floyd Mayweather emphatically stated that his fighting career was over after his August 26th bout with Conor McGregor, commentators were quick to suggest that they hadn’t seen the last of the undefeated ‘Money’ man. Speaking recently, Mayweather has repeatedly claimed that he is considering an MMA debut and, although the suggestions have been derided even more than the initial …

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‘That’s The Worst Thing About This, Conor McGregor Is Getting Special Treatment’

MMA commentator and podcast host Joe Rogan has slammed the UFC’s response to Conor McGregor’s recent conduct while Khabib Nurmagomedov’s coach has predicted that the ‘Notorious’ will dodge the undefeated Russian in his comeback bout.  Speaking on his hugely popular podcast, the Joe Rogan Experience. the longtime MMA commentator stated that the UFC should be ashamed of their own response to Conor …

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