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Tyron Woodley On Why He Wants Conor McGregor To Win At UFC 229

Having defended his UFC welterweight championship four times now, Tyron Woodley can see the green-tinged light at the end of the tunnel. Woodley has likely been the most maligned male champion in the promotion during his tenure. Unpopular with some fans and even UFC President, Dana White, the 36-year-old’s title defences against the likes of Demian Maia were labelled ‘boring’, …

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Khabib Gives His Reaction To The UFC 229 Press Conference

TMZ caught up with Khabib Nurmagomedov after what must have been a unique experience for the UFC lightweight champion. Khabib joined the likes of Mendes, Aldo, Diaz and Alvarez in being on the receiving end of a tsunami of Conor McGregor insults. McGregor’s nasty side has come out at times against Dennis Siver and others, but he reserved particular venom …

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Watch: Chad Mendes Vs. Conor McGregor At UFC 189 In Full

The UFC have released UFC 189’s memorable headlining matchup between Chad Mendes and Conor McGregor in full ahead of UFC 229. And what a night it was. It seems like an eternity ago now, but back in mid-2015, when McGregor had yet to earn his first UFC title, a 145lb title showdown with the long-time champion José Aldo was seen …

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Watch: McGregor Measured But Confident In Round KO Prediction

Conor McGregor has learned a thing or two about his apparent abilities in foreseeing his future knockouts but he made a confident knockout prediction for Khabib Nurmagomedov nonetheless. Fighting Floyd Mayweather and in particular, Nate Diaz seems to have given the Irishman a more measured sense of his knack for making knockout predictions. I mean, I’m sure that it will …

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Watch: McGregor Showed Poirier & Diaz Some Serious Respect

Despite all of the harsh words he had for Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor showed both Dustin Poirier and Nate Diaz the height of respect last night. Conor didn’t exactly hold back when it came to insulting Khabib at the official UFC 229 press conference. The entire event descended into a vicious back-and-forth between the two after a relatively short period where the …

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Conor McGregor Signs Six-Fight Deal With UFC

Ahead of his UFC 229 headlining bout with Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor has signed a six-fight deal with the UFC according to president Dana White. According to reports made by ESPN, the former two-weight world champion has tied himself down to a six-fight with the world’s premier mixed martial arts promotion. UFC president Dana White confirmed the news shortly after yesterday’s first …

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Watch: Khabib & McGregor Face-Off For The First-Time

Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor finally came face-to-face ahead of their eagerly anticipated lightweight title-clash on October 6. It feels as though they have had a long and storied history (and they do, to a certain extent) but today they finally met each other as officially scheduled opponents and as you would expect, the resulting staredown was intense. After a wild …

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LIVE NOW: UFC 229: Khabib Vs. McGregor Press Conference

It’s the most anticipated event of the MMA year so far and despite the fact that no-one is actually fighting (hopefully), Khabib and McGregor will come face-to-face at last. The press conference begins at 10pm Irish/UK time. You can be the biggest Conor McGregor lover, hater, or whatever, but if there’s one thing that all of you will have in …

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Khabib Vs. McGregor: The Definitive Timeline – 2014 To Now

With their first physical meeting as opponents set to take place tonight, we chronicle every interaction between Khabib Nurmagomedov & Conor McGregor. It all started with a t-shirt. Who needs a new @TheNotoriousMMA UFC178 walkout tee?? These will be up on the site shortly… pic.twitter.com/eF8R9SJE0I — Dethrone_Dan (@Dethrone_Dan) September 9, 2014 A friendly start to a soon-to-be turbulent relationship. In …

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Oddsmakers Release Bizarre Prop Bets For Khabib/McGregor Presser

Ahead of tonight’s press conference featuring Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor, BetDSI have released some bizarre prop bets. BetDSI have released a list of detailed prop bets ahead of tonight’s UFC 229 press conference and to be honest, even reading them makes for some interesting thoughts. Will Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov have to be separated? Yes: +125 No: -165 Will …

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