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Conor McGregor’s Father: Conor Bought Family BMWs

The charitable Conor McGregor even paid off his parent’s mortgage with his new found wealth. His disclosed salary for UFC 189 of $500,000, plus bonuses such as a cut of both the gate and pay-per-view buys, means that the enigmatic Dubliner isn’t short of a few quid. His father Tony McGregor was struggling to afford to keep his taxi on the road – he now …

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Video: Conor McGregor And Urijah Faber Hit The Las Vegas Strip

Tis’ far from Las Vegas that Conor McGregor was reared. Finding himself in between training camps and after a difficult start on The Ultimate Fighter, Conor McGregor, along with rival USA coach Urijah Faber, took to the Vegas strip along with their teams. Last night’s episode saw Team Europe coach McGregor, with some Sake onboard, in typically fine form, exclaiming; “Just give me everything”. Despite their differences …

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Tweets: Conor McGregor Revels In Another “Mystic Mac” Moment

Conor McGregor was never going to let this one go. Yesterday, it emerged that UFC bantamweight champion T.J Dillashaw has left his longtime training camp, Team Alpha Male, and has joined the Colorado based Elevation Fight Team. A report from Brazilian MMA media outlet Globo was the first to suggest that the fighter had parted ways with the California-based team, before Dillashaw …

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Joseph Duffy Finally Responds To Conor McGregor’s Trash Talk

Even Duffy’s uncle has entered the fray. Joseph Duffy has thus far kept his head down since his return to MMA, in stark contrast to Irish compatriot and interim UFC Featherweight champion Conor McGregor. Of course, Duffy is the last man to beat McGregor – doing so within 38-seconds in a Cage Warriors bout in 2010. This fact has drawn inevitable comparisons …

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“I Couldn’t Stand-Up Straight” – Conor McGregor Reveals The Severity Of His Pre-UFC 189 Knee Injury

During last night’s interview with Ariel Helwani, Conor McGregor revealed the true extent of his pre-UFC 189 injury troubles. “The Notorious” Irishman’s coach, John Kavanagh, had divulged information about the situation in the past. The Straight Blast Gym Ireland head man stated that Conor had been unable to engage in any “live” MMA or wrestling training during camp. According to the fighter himself, …

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Conor McGregor Makes Astounding Claim About The Numbers He Expects On His New Contract

Conor McGregor made a special appearance on the 300th episode of Ariel Helwani’s MMA Hour, and as usual he provided plenty of talking points. One of the most astounding nuggets of information that “The Notorious” revealed was that he was expecting to receive an unprecedentedly large contract in the near future.  “The contract I’m talking Ariel is nine figures. Nine …

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Video: The Ultimate Fighter’s Sascha Sharma Explains Why He Ignored Conor McGregor’s Advice

Team Europe’s Sascha Sharma recently spoke about the performance that had Conor McGregor foaming at the mouth. The most dramatic moments of The Ultimate Fighter 22 so far occurred in episode 3, when Conor McGregor famously lost his cool during Sascha Sharma’s bout with Chris Gruetzemacher. “The Notorious” was driven to the point of madness by Sharma’s frustrating performance, during which the German …

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Video: New UFC Dublin Promo Will Give You Chills

We were already pretty pumped for UFC Dublin, but this promo has taken the excitement to another level. The UFC are well-known for their epic video packages. Their show opening montages featuring The Who’s “Baba O’Riley”, which are only played in the arena and not on television, are damn near works of art. Though this UFC Dublin promo isn’t quite …

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Watch: Dana White Explains Why Conor McGregor Has Changed His Tune Towards Urijah Faber

Dana White was speaking on Fox Sports Live this evening about the current season of the Ultimate Fighter.  Delving into the ins and outs of the latest Ultimate Fighter, White explained the change in dynamics with regard to the relationship between Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber. Taking the roles of coaches in the latest Ultimate Fighter, Faber and McGregor faced …

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Conor McGregor Hit Me Harder Than Anyone Else Ever Has Claims Cathal Pendred

Conor McGregor’s formidable striking power is well illustrated by the 16 stoppages he has scored in 18 professional fights, but recent comments from a certain UFC welterweight, formerly a middleweight are sure to further “The Notorious” Irishman’s destructive reputation. When a big puncher moves up in weight, be it a boxer or a mixed martial artist, one of the questions …

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Conor McGregor Buys His Sister A Truly Awesome Gift

Conor McGregor certainly likes to spread the wealth. Last month, we reported that Gunnar Nelson had received an epic birthday present courtesy of his most famous teammate, and UFC president Dana White. So generous was the gift, in fact, that it actually managed to bring a smile to the icy Icelander’s infamously emotionless face. Conor, however, is obviously still in …

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Video: Conor McGregor Is A Comedian And I Will Smash Him Says UFC Lightweight

UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos doesn’t appear to be particularly worried about Conor McGregor’s seemingly impending move to the 155lb division. The Brazilian was asked by Mark Bergmann of GnP1.de if he thought McGregor could make it in the heavier weight class. RDA’s answer was an attack on the Irishman’s credentials and credibility. “I don’t think he can succeed …

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Pic: John Kavanagh’s Hilarious Instagram Post Is Sure To Give Conor McGregor, And Everyone Else, The Giggles

Conor McGregor is likely to get a laugh out of this…. Conor McGregor’s trojan trash-talk at the UFC Go Big press conference produced quite an array of brilliant quotes, but the one that will live longest in the memory is the now infamous “red panty night” commentary that he used to verbally decimate poor Rafael dos Anjos. On the off chance …

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Tweet: “Good Girl, Shut Your Mouth” – Conor McGregor Sends Message To Former Rival

Conor McGregor doesn’t seem to be entertaining the idea of a rematch with Diego Brandao one little bit. PunditArena reported on Friday that Diego Brandao, who Conor McGregor brutally dispatched inside a round last year in Dublin, was picking his countryman Jose Aldo to defeat “The Notorious” at UFC 194. “DB” also stated that his own goal was to secure …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Spars With The Future Of Irish MMA

Since Conor McGregor sent the Irish MMA boom into overdrive, his young teammate Nathan Kelly has become something of a celebrity in his own right. The 11-year-old first came to the attention of the mainstream media earlier this year, when he took to the microphone at the Dublin press conference for the ultimately doomed Conor McGregor vs Jose Aldo fight, …

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