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Watch: Jon Jones Talks McGregor As An Inspiration To Him, But Picks Him To Lose Against The ‘Great’ Mayweather

UFC 214’s Jon Jones spoke to Shannon Sharpe recently about the unavoidable topic that is Mayweather/McGregor and though his respect for his fellow mixed martial artist was clear, his thoughts on the fight itself were definitive. Jon Jones is a man who may well be facing the biggest challenge of his career when he attempts to take back everything he …

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Ariel Helwani Dealt Devastating Blow By The UFC Ahead Of Mayweather/McGregor Fight

Respected MMA journalist Ariel Helwani broke some rather unfortunate news today regarding his involvement with SHOWTIME’s coverage of August’s boxing matchup between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. When we think ‘MMA journalism’, it’s hard for us not to picture the ever-present force that is Ariel Helwani. For years now, he has established himself as the ‘go-to guy’ when anything of …

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Watch: This Stunning 12-Min Promo For Mayweather/McGregor Puts This Soon-To-Be Legendary Fight Into Perspective

This 12-minute-long fan-made promo for August’s Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor does a fantastic job at hammering home exactly how crazy the buildup to this fight will be. Another day, another reason to get excited for August’s absolutely insane boxing matchup between the unbeaten Floyd Mayweather and the UFC’s Conor McGregor. Regardless of how the fight itself ends up playing …

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Last Night’s Fight Announcement Already Suggests Conor McGregor Is A Bigger Draw Than Floyd Mayweather

After months and months of claiming that he is the biggest draw in the world of combat sports, Floyd Mayweather’s position as the ‘A-side’ to Conor McGregor’s ‘B-side’ might not hold up after one key stat emerged in the wake of the official fight announcement. As I’m sure you all know, Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather has officially come out retirement to …

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Watch: 64-Year-Old Floyd Mayweather Sr. Promises That He Could Beat The S**t Out Of Conor McGregor

Floyd Mayweather Sr, the father of the unbeaten boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr, has promised the world that despite his advancing years, he would still make short work of Conor McGregor inside the boxing ring. The rivalry between MMA’s McGregor and boxing’s Mayweather has made up a large portion of the combat sports world’s rumour mill this year and though …

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Mayweather Puts Forth A Completely Bizarre Potential Location For McGregor Super-Fight

Unbeaten boxing legend Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather has put forth his pick for where exactly his heavily speculated boxing matchup with Conor McGregor would take place if signed right now and if I’m being honest, it’s a strange choice, to say the least. Floyd Mayweather looks increasingly likely to officially end his retirement by facing the MMA star Conor McGregor in …

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Joe Rogan Breaks Down Exactly How Conor McGregor Can Beat Floyd Mayweather

UFC colour commentator Joe Rogan took a moment during the latest edition of his ‘Fight Companion’ series to discuss the unlikely possibility that could see Conor McGregor defeat Floyd Mayweather in the boxing ring. The unavoidable Mayweather versus McGregor discussion has seen itself progress over the past few months from a completely dismissible rumour to being a very real possibility as …

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Dana White Doubles Down On Conor McGregor Hiatus

There’s a fairly noticeable Conor McGregor-shaped gap slowly making itself more visible in recent weeks in the wake of his post-UFC 205 announcement concerning his plans for 2017.  After a dominant victory over Eddie Alvarez last month, Conor dropped the bombshell upon the MMA world that he would be taking an extended break from the sport in order to concentrate on …

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Tyron Woodley Challenges Conor McGregor To Welterweight Title Bout In Dublin, Ireland

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09: UFC Welterweight Champion Tyron Woodley talks to the crowd after taking part in UFC 205 Open Workouts at Madison Square Garden on November 9, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz, anyone? A UFC championship belt has almost become something of a metaphorical megaphone these days. Indeed, call-outs have always played a massive part in the realm of combat sports but with the ever-growing presence of social media in this ‘click-bait’ driven world we live in, fighters now understand the power even the most simple of comments …

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Who Will Hold Each UFC Title Exactly One Year From Now?

2016 has already proven itself to be one hell of a time for MMA. The UFC have gone above and beyond themselves and brought us more landmark events crammed into a short time than we’ve ever had before.  It seems as though titles have been exchanging hands at a remarkable rate these days and with UFC 205 approaching, I feel it’s …

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