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Conor McGregor Hits Out At ESPN Pundit Following Cerrone Criticism

Conor McGregor has hit out at ESPN pundit Stephen A. Smith following his criticism of Donald Cerrone’s performance during the main event of UFC 246 last Saturday night. Smith, along with UFC colour commentator Joe Rogan, provided analysis following the fight, with the ESPN pundit, who is famed for his outspoken nature, criticising Cerrone’s performance and claiming that we learned …

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Khabib Has Mocked Conor McGregor Following KO Record Claim

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Khabib Nurmagomedov has mocked Conor McGregor following the Irishman’s claim that he made UFC history last weekend. At UFC 246, the Irishman became the first fighter in the promotion’s history to record three TKOs in three different weight divisions after he made light work of Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone. McGregor defeated Cowboy in just 40 seconds. He then got on the …

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New Video Confirms What Conor McGregor Said To Cowboy After TKO

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The UFC have released a new video which shows what Conor McGregor said to Donald Cerrone immediately after referee Herb Dean called a stop to the fight at UFC 246.  In the buildup to the fight, there was nothing but respect shown between the two fighters and this continued immediately after the fight when McGregor embraced his fallen opponent on …

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“Justin Gaethje At 170, That Would Be My Personal Preference”

John Kavanagh has outlined that he feels Conor McGregor should fight Justin Gaethje at welterweight in his next bout following his successful return to the octagon at UFC 246. McGregor comfortably defeated Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone by TKO/KO in just 40 seconds in Las Vegas on Saturday to secure his first win for the promotion since November of 2016. Following the …

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Conor McGregor Dismisses “Ridiculous” Jorge Masvidal At UFC 246

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Conor McGregor was quick to dismiss Jorge Masvidal’s apparent attempts at getting his attention at UFC 246 in Las Vegas on Saturday night. Masvidal has been spoken about as a potential opponent for McGregor in the future. And ‘Gambred’ was in attendance at the T-Mobile Arena as the Dubliner finished Donald Cerrone in just 40 seconds. The welterweight contender clearly …

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“Maybe The Experts Will Start Saying I Am Just A Left Shoulder”

Conor McGregor returned to the UFC Octagon in impressive fashion finishing veteran fighter Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone after just 40 seconds. There was a lot to admire with McGregor’s performance. Not least the fact that he rocked Cerrone was a devastating head kick that set him up to finish the fight. Cerrone is well-known for his repertoire of head kicks with …

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Conor McGregor Praises Donald Cerrone Following Victory At UFC 246

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There was nothing but respect shown in the build-up to Conor McGregor’s comeback fight with Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone at UFC 246. It was different from the normal pre-fight chatter we are used to hearing from the abrasive Irish man, a master of the mental warfare that so often has opponents defeat before they’ve even entered the cage. It was different …

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McGregor Makes Unexpected Call-Out Following UFC 246 Victory

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It’s normal for the pre-fight chat leading into a Conor McGregor fight to focus on who may be waiting down the line. It was no different this week ahead of his highly-anticipated return at UFC 246. The Dubliner was fielding questions all week long about possible match-ups with Jorge Masvidal [BMF title holder], Kamaru Usman [welterweight champion] and Khabib Nurmagomedov …

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Dana White Breaks Down What’s Next For Conor McGregor

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UFC President Dana White outlined that Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov is the “fight that makes sense” following The Notorious One’s win over Donald Cerrone. McGregor looked impressive in his octagon return needing just 40 seconds to finish the veteran Cowboy after a head kick and a serious of strikes. After the fight the Dubliner didn’t call out anyone in …

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McGregor Returns In Vintage Fashion Finishing Cowboy In 40 Seconds

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Conor McGregor returned to the UFC Octagon in impressive style with a vintage performance that saw him finish Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in 40 seconds at UFC 246.  The welterweight bout was the Dubliner’s first time inside the cage since his October 2018 loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov. Many wondered whether McGregor could recapture the form that had seen him propel into …

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McGregor v Cerrone: Everything You Need To Know About UFC 246

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Conor McGregor is set to make his MMA return at UFC 246 this weekend. McGregor will step into the octagon for the first time since his defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov in October 2018 at UFC 229. Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone is his opponent this time as the Irish fighter plots his return to the summit of the sport. McGregor, who last …

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McGregor v Cerrone Purse Confirmed Ahead Of UFC 246

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The Nevada State Athletic Commission have confirmed the purse for Saturday’s bout at the T-Moblie Arena in Nevada, and Conor McGregor will earn at least $3m (€2.7m) for competing in the main event at UFC 246. However, his opponent Donald Cerrone will take home significantly less for facing off against the Irish fighter. UFC veteran Cerrone will receive $200,000 (€180.330) …

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Conor McGregor Makes Weight Ahead Of UFC 246 Bout

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The official weigh-in for the highly-anticipated UFC 246 bout between Conor McGregor and Donald Cerrone has taken place with both fighters weighing in at 170lbs. Cerrone and McGregor will face off in a headline welterweight bout on Saturday night / Sunday morning. From McGregor’s perspective, he will be hoping to claim his first victory in the octagon since he defeated …

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UFC Leak Incredible Cowboy vs McGregor Pre-Fight Promo Two Days Early

UFC President Dana White released the official pre-fight promo for Conor McGregor vs Donald Cerrone two days early in anticipation for Saturday’s event in Las Vegas. McGregor will return to the octagon for the first time since October 2018 when he takes on ‘Cowboy’ in the welterweight main event of UFC 246. The Notorious One was defeated by Khabib Nurmagomedov …

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Conor McGregor Baffled By Tyson Fury’s MMA Training Claims

Conor McGregor believes that Tyson Fury could make the crossover into the world of mixed martial arts should he decide to venture into the sport from his career in boxing. Fury will battle Deontay Wilder in a highly anticipated rematch for the WBC heavyweight title next month but has spoken before of his desire to compete and train in MMA. McGregor …

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