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Conor McGregor Vs Floyd Mayweather Has Finally Been Announced

After months and months of speculation, the super-fight that no one can stop talking about has finally been confirmed. After Conor McGregor finally signed the fight contract last month, boxing and MMA fans alike were left wondering why Floyd Mayweather had not signed the deal. Speaking about the undefeated boxer to ESPN last week, John Kavanagh also expressed his surprise …

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John Kavanagh Teases Announcement As Reporter Claims Mayweather Has Finally Signed Contract

Oh just announce the damn thing already… With the Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather ‘super fight’ now seeming like the longest running saga in the history of combat sports, one reporter is now claiming that both parties have signed the contract and the fight is on. Mayweather and McGregor just signed contract. Fight is on. — Joe Biggs (@Rambobiggs) June 13, …

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Floyd Mayweather Cancels August Reservation For MGM Grand

Big news is breaking with regard to the potential Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather super fight as Mayweather Promotions have just cancelled their August 26th reservation for the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. On Monday afternoon, Twitter went into overdrive as the Nevada Athletic Commission confirmed the news that Floyd Mayweather had booked the MGM Grand for the 26th of …

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Watch: A Little Reminder Of What Dana White Was Saying About Demetrious Johnson A Couple Of Months Ago

Despite the fact that he hasn’t competed since last November, Conor McGregor has made a miraculous leap into the top slot of Dana White’s pound for pound rankings in the last few weeks. In a recent chat with entertainment media outlet TMZ, the UFC president rated ‘The Notorious’ Irishman ahead of UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson, the man who most …

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Dana White Rubbishes Reports He Is No Longer Involved In McGregor/Mayweather Negotiations

Speaking to one of TMZ’s sidewalk sleuths on Thursday night, UFC president Dana White responded harshly to a recent report which claimed that he is no longer directly involved in negotiations for the proposed Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight. According to the report, which was penned by Lance Pugmire and appeared on the Los Angeles Times website, executives …

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Report: WME-IMG To Handle Negotiations For Mayweather/McGregor, Dana White Out Of The Picture

UFC president Dana White will no longer be directly involved in negotiations for a proposed boxing match between UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and boxing’s former pound for pound number one Floyd Mayweather Jr. according to a report from Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times. Quoting an official “familiar with the situation”, Pugmire claimed that new UFC owners WME-IMG …

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A Host Of Fighters Have Their Say On Demetrious Johnson’s Standoff With The UFC

Though Max Holloway beat all-time great Jose Aldo in a cracking scrap to lift the UFC featherweight title in Rio over the weekend, it is the story of the UFC’s standoff with flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson that seems to be generating the most discussion in the MMA world this week. After the promotion’s president Dana White expressed confusion regarding Johnson’s …

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TJ Dillashaw Weighs In On Demetrious Johnson’s UFC Dispute

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 08: Mixed martial artist TJ Dillashaw poses on the scale during his weigh-in for UFC 200 at T-Mobile Arena on July 8, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Dillashaw will meet Raphael Assuncao in a bantamweight bout on July 9 at T-Mobile Arena. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

On the back of Demetrious Johnson’s explosive revelations, regarding bullying by UFC top brass, TJ Dillashaw has now got in on the dispute. Demetrious Johnson’s damning statement on the UFC yesterday, and revealing interview on Ariel Helwani’s MMAHour, have shaken up the MMA world. The flyweight champion discussed what he considered “tyrannical” treatment by Dana White and Sean Shelby yesterday, …

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Demetrious Johnson Releases Lengthy Statement Criticizing ‘Tyrannical’ UFC Brass

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is taking a stand against what he sees as “tyrannical” behaviour from company brass. After UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt pulled out of a scheduled defence against T.J. Dillashaw due to injury last month, frequent reports suggested that the promotion’s president Dana White intended to pair the disappointed Dillashaw off with Johnson at UFC 214 …

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