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Looking At Potential Opponents For Nate Diaz’s Return

Recently, Nate Diaz sent the world of MMA into a frenzy by announcing that he is considering making his return to the octagon, but who exactly out of the current crop of fighters should he face? Nate Diaz could well be back a lot sooner than you think after he made a pretty ‘Diaz-ish’ statement via his official Instagram, one …

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Paulie Malignaggi Gives ‘Little Baby’ Conor McGregor Some Career Advice In Cutting Rant

No, Paulie Malignaggi hasn’t quite given up ragging on former target, turned sparring partner, turned bitter enemy Conor McGregor just yet. Malignaggi was a key character in the most intriguing subplot of the strange and enthralling McGregor – Floyd Mayweather Jr. saga last year. Before McGregor vs. Mayweather actually signed to meet in a boxing ring, when the mooted bout …

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Ariel Helwani Polls Fans About Greatest Lightweight – Results Don’t Bode Well For McGregor

With a lot of confusion currently surrounding the lightweight division and its champion, Ariel Helwani asked his followers who they believed to be the greatest 155 lbs fighter in the world… It has now been close to 14 months since Conor McGregor last stepped inside the Octagon. However, somehow, the ‘Notorious’ Irishman has yet to be stripped of his lightweight …

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Khabib Claims He Will Not Allow McGregor To Fight For Title When He Beats Ferguson At UFC 223

The undefeated lightweight powerhouse Khabib Nurmagomedov has made it very clear that Conor McGregor must earn his way back into a title-fight after UFC 223. One of the bigger stories that emerged from last night’s UFC 220 was the apparent disappointment that was written all over the face of the UFC’s president Dana White following Francis Ngannou’s main-event loss to …

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Dana White Provides A Little More Clarity On Conor McGregor’s Status & UFC Lightweight Title Picture

Last night’s UFC press conference in Boston, which trumpeted the upcoming UFC 222 and UFC 223 events, was one of the more bizarre and confusing in the promotion’s history. The media in attendance and fans around the world were expecting the presser to finally provide some clarity on the UFC lightweight title picture, but that’s not how things transpired. Instead, …

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Ariel Helwani Drops Worrying Update Regarding Conor McGregor’s Status As Lightweight Champion

The UFC is set to make a huge announcement regarding Conor McGregor’s future on Friday evening… Earlier this week, reports suggested that Conor McGregor would be stripped of his lightweight title so that Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson could throw down for the undisputed crown at UFC 223. However, on Thursday afternoon, a press release suggested that the ‘Notorious’ Irishman …

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Huge Twist Confirmed For Khabib Vs Ferguson Bout At UFC 223

Looks like Conor McGregor isn’t getting stripped after all… On Wednesday afternoon, Dana White confirmed that Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson would throw down at UFC 223 this April in Brooklyn. Although most assumed that the pair would square off for the undisputed lightweight title with multiple reports suggesting that Conor McGregor was set to be stripped, it has now …

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Watch: Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Appearance At The UFC 220 Workouts Was Very Interesting

Khabib Nurmagomedov arrived at the UFC 220 workouts on Wednesday and received an extraordinary welcome… Earlier this week, multiple reports circulated claiming that the UFC is now set to strip Conor McGregor of his lightweight title with Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson set to throw down for the undisputed 155 lbs crown at UFC 223. Hours later, Dana White confirmed …

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Cyborg Rips ‘Over-Hyped’ Conor McGregor And Ronda Rousey

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While it’s hard to argue against the suggestion that Ronda Rousey’s professional MMA resume lacks real depth, claiming that the overall level of Conor McGregor’s opposition has been poor seems more than a little unfair. Yet, that’s exactly what UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino did when she was asked to identify the UFC’s two most over-hyped fighters during …

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