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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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Watch: Conor McGregor’s Top 10 Press Conference Moments

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10: UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor addresses the media during the UFC 205 press conference at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on November 10, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

When Conor McGregor fights, the entire build-up is more often than not equally as entertaining. Have a look at Conor McGregor’s top 10 press conference moments. Ever since achieving global fame in 2013, the Notorious has never failed to amuse us. The UFC lightweight champion is extremely quick witted, this gives him a mental advantage long before a punch is …

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Yet Another Renowned UFC Fighter Joins Bellator

KANSAS CITY, MO - APRIL 15: Roy Nelson (r) battles Alexander Volkov (l) during their Heavyweight bout on UFC Fight Night at the Sprint Center on April 15, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Another well known fighter in the UFC has jumped ship to Scott Coker’s promotion. Roy ‘Big Country’ Nelson (22-14) has signed a multi-fight contract with Bellator, Ariel Helwani announced via Twitter on Friday. Roy Nelson signs with Bellator — https://t.co/bf7mghcF6U pic.twitter.com/VgZedsNuOx — Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) May 26, 2017 The rotund 40-year-old was a firm fan favourite during his 18-fight stint with the UFC. …

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Michael Bisping Responds To Dana White Cancelling GSP Fight

Michael Bisping

UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping has responded to Dana White after cancelling his fight with Georges St-Pierre.  In recent weeks UFC President Dana White declared that he had cancelled Michael Bisping’s bout with GSP and that the middleweight champion would now fight number one contender Yoel Romero. According to MMA Fighting Bisping claims that neither he nor the Canadian have been officially …

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Dana White: “Conor McGregor And I Have Agreed On A Deal” For Mayweather Fight

The UFC president made the comments regarding the potential superfight between Conor McGregor and the boxing legend during UFC 211 on Saturday night. The months and months of negotiation between combat sports’ two biggest stars has been complicated by the presence of Dana White, giving the UFC lightweight champion far less autonomy than Floyd Mayweather. While initially reluctant to entertain …

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Watch: Dana White Says McGregor Wants To Fight Twice In 2017

UFC lightweight champion and new parent Conor McGregor has been enjoying a lengthy hiatus from the octagon, having not fought since his UFC 205 victory over Eddie Alvarez, but now UFC president Dana White has revealed the Irishman could be back sooner rather than later. In a recent interview with ESPN’s Sports Centre, White revealed that with the proposed boxing clash …

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