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Watch: Dana White Reacts To UFC 229 Main-Event Insanity

Dana White spoke to Megan Olivi in the direct aftermath of the UFC 229 main-event and gave his take on the shocking post-fight skirmish. It should have been about the fight. It should have been about the masterful performance that saw Khabib Nurmagomedov force a tap from Conor McGregor in the fourth-round and yet here we all are, clamouring for …

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UFC 229 Preview: Our Khabib Vs. McGregor Prediction

October 6 is finally upon us and with us now just hours out from the biggest fight in MMA history, here’s our official prediction for Khabib vs. McGregor. Khabib Nurmagomedov is a one-in-a-million talent. I remember watching his showdown with Abel Trujillo five years ago and being completely astounded at his special ability to break fighters mentally. When I think …

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McGregor Set For Big Pay-Day As Early UFC 229 Salaries Released

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The Nevada State Atheltic Commission has released the official salaries ahead of UFC 229 in Las Vegas on Saturday night, with Conor McGregor unsurprisingly leading the numbers game. The lightweight title contender will reportedly take home a flat $3 million to fight the champion Khabib Nurmagomedov in the show’s main event. Nurmagomedov will receive slightly less than McGregor, the companies …

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Watch: Khabib & McGregor Separated After Heated Staredown

McGregor lashed out at Khabib Nurmagomedov after a wild weigh-in between two men who are clearly dying to get locked into that octagon tomorrow night. This could well be the longest 24 hours we’ll ever experience. UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov faced off against Conor McGregor for the final time before tomorrow night’s fight and boy, did it kick off. …

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Live Now: UFC 229 Ceremonial Weigh-Ins

Tune in now to watch all of the fighters scheduled to compete at UFC 229 tomorrow face off for the final time before the octagon doors close. Today’s official weigh-ins went remarkably smoothly. Each of the 24 fighters heading to the T-Mobile Arena octagon tomorrow night managed to make weight successfully. Khabib Nurmagomedov was the first to take to the …

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Watch: Khabib Vs. McGregor – The UFC 229 Timeline

For those of you building up to tonight’s ceremonial weigh-in, MMAFighting’s chronological look at Khabib and McGregor’s rise is a must-watch. We’re now just hours away from tomorrow night’s UFC 229 and to be honest, if there were any worries a few weeks back about this event not having that ‘blockbuster’ feel, those fears have well and truly been put …

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Nate Diaz: “I Ain’t Fighting No Trilogy, He Already Got Whipped”

Nate Diaz has given a characteristically blunt take on the UFC 229 main-event showdown between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. Speaking to TMZ, Diaz gave his take on both men before supposedly ruling himself out of a third and final matchup with Conor. “I think Conor has got a way better fight style. That fool [Khabib] ain’t fought nobody. “I ain’t fighting …

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All 24 UFC 229 Athletes Successfully Make Weight

Each and every one of the twenty-four fighters scheduled to take part in tomorrow night’s UFC 229 have come in on weight. Of course, the bulk of the attention was fixated on the headliners Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor, who tipped the scales at 155lbs and 154.5lbs respectively. Khabib and his team showed up to the event over half an …

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Conor McGregor Makes Championship Weight, Comes In At 154.5

Conor McGregor was one of the last fighters to make weight at today’s UFC 229 early weigh-ins – something should be attributed more to his flair for the dramatic more than anything else. We have our main-event, folks! Conor McGregor managed to make the championship limit at today’s official UFC 229 early weigh-ins tipping the scales at 154.5lbs. CONOR MCGREGOR IS …

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LIVE NOW: UFC 229’s Official Early Weigh-Ins

The official UFC 229 early weigh-ins are set to go live now as the fighters set to feature on tomorrow night’s card take to the scales. The questions that loom over today’s weigh-ins will make this a very tense two hours for those invested but with each of the 24 fighters appearing on tomorrow’s card set to appear, who knows …

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Everything You Need To Know About Today’s UFC 229 Weigh-In

Today will see both the early and ceremonial weigh-ins take place as the fighters set to compete on Saturday’s fight-card attempt to make weight. UFC 229: Official early weigh-ins Where?: The fighter hotel, Las Vegas When?: Friday, October 5 at 9:00 ET or 17:00 – Irish/UK time. Who will be present?: All of the fighters expected to fight on Saturday, some members of …

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Dana: “We Could Possibly Do Mayweather/McGregor Numbers”

Dana White has claimed that UFC 229 is trending to do Mayweather/McGregor-esque numbers – based on the numbers the fight’s promotion has been putting up so far. The fears that the year’s biggest MMA event was being underpromoted to a certain extent quickly vanished as UFC 229 headliners Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor took to the stage in New York …

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