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Watch: Matt Brown Ready To Expose ‘Bully’ Cerrone

TORONTO, CANADA - DECEMBER 09: (L-R) Opponents Donald Cerrone and Matt Brown face off during the UFC 206 weigh-in inside the Air Canada Centre on December 9, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Matt Brown pulls no punches when discussing how he feels about Donald Cerrone. MMA fan favourites “The Immortal” (20-15-0) and “Cowboy” (31-7-0) squared off in an intense staredown prior to their fight on Saturday night in Toronto. The MMA Hour’s Ariel Helwani captured the moment when both men took to the stage. Cerrone, kitted out in his trademark cowboy hat and slick …

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Watch: Ronda Rousey Returns In Inspiring Official UFC 207 Promo

GLENDALE, CA - OCTOBER 27: Fighter Ronda Rousey Hosts Media Day Ahead of The Rousey Vs. Holm Fight at the Glendale Fighting Club on October 27, 2015 in Glendale, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Ronda Rousey will square off with Amanda Nunes on 30th December in her first bout since her loss to Holly Holm. It is time to get excited. “Rowdy” is back, and is looking in shape for her return to the Octagon following her stunning loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193. The promotional footage for UFC 207 was posted December 7th …

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Cerrone’s MMAAA Involvement Has Ruffled ‘Shocked’ Dana White’s Feathers

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10: UFC president Dana White answers a question 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)

The UFC president appeared upset with being left in the dark by the popular welterweight regarding his instrumental role in the foundation of the Mixed Martial Arts Athletes Association. Speaking on the UFC Unfiltered podcast on Tuesday (via MMA Junkie), White appeared to reluctantly accept the necessity for the recently established fighters union, but was bemused at what he feels is a lack of loyalty from ‘Cowboy’: “At …

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Dana White Explains Why He Stripped McGregor & Responds To Boxing Licence News

Despite the fact that it was recently announced that Conor McGregor would be taking at least six months away from the octagon, the Irishman’s name continues to dominate headlines.  Last week, the UFC announced that Conor McGregor had ‘relinquished’ his featherweight title with Jose Aldo once again being named as the undisputed 145 lbs champion. However, according to the most, …

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Conor McGregor No Longer Two-Weight Champion, As UFC Claims He Has Relinquished Featherweight Title

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 12: UFC lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor of Ireland celebrates after defeating Eddie Alvarez in their UFC lightweight championship fight during the UFC 205 event at Madison Square Garden on November 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

On Saturday, MMAFighting journalist Ariel Helwani reported that the UFC was on the verge of declaring Max Holloway vs Anthony Pettis an interim featherweight title bout in an apparent attempt to add prestige to the UFC 206 event, which had just lost UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier through injury. Later in the day, Helwani confirmed that the bout had indeed …

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Dan Henderson Gives Scary Prediction For Potential McGregor-Nurmagomedov Fight

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 12: Khabib Nurmagomedov of Russia reacts against Michael Johnson of the United States in their lightweight bout during the UFC 205 event at Madison Square Garden on November 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images )

While it seems highly unlikely that we’re going to get it anytime soon after Dana White’s recent comments, hype over a potential fight between newly crowned lightweight champion Conor McGregor and undefeated wrestling supremo Khabib Nurmagomedov continues to build. Recently retired middleweight legend Dan Henderson has added his take on what would happen if the two were to meet in …

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Dana White Reveals How Long Conor McGregor’s Break Will Be

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11: UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor reacts during UFC 205 Weigh-ins at Madison Square Garden on November 11, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Having been one of the most active fighters on the UFC roster this year, Conor McGregor will be having a well-deserved rest. The 28-year-old made UFC history last week when he defeated Eddie Alvarez inside two rounds to become the first fighter to hold two belts at the same time, adding the lightweight belt to the featherweight title he earned …

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Conor McGregor’s Demand For UFC Part-Ownership May Have Just Gotten A Massive Boost

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Conor McGregor became the UFC’s first ever simultaneous two-weight champion last Saturday night where, at UFC 205, he defeated Eddie Alvarez to add the lightweight belt to his featherweight title. The victory cemented the Irishman’s place as the biggest name in MMA, and following his victory ‘The Notorious’ one had a couple of announcements to make. The first was the …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Shoots Up UFC Pound-For-Pound Rankings But Who Is Top?

The fallout from UFC 205 continues almost a week on since the incredible scenes at New York’s Madison Square Garden, where Conor McGregor made history by becoming the promotion’s first ever simultaneous two-weight champion. A stacked fight card saw three title fights and battles between the leading contenders from numerous weight class.While McGregor made history by defeating Eddie Alvarez for …

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Watch: Khabib Nurmagomedov Threatens Conor McGregor During His UFC 205 Bout With Michael Johnson

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 12: Khabib Nurmagomedov of Russia reacts against Michael Johnson of the United States in their lightweight bout during the UFC 205 event at Madison Square Garden on November 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images )

Khabib Nurmagomedov (24-0) reminded the world exactly why he feels like he is the number 1 contender in the UFC’s heavily stacked lightweight division last weekend at UFC 205. His three-round matchup with crafty striker Michael Johnson – for the most part – was a tour-de-force in grappling from the Dagestan-native. Khabib, in the eyes of many (including himself) is …

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Chael Sonnen Hearing Rumours That Conor McGregor Is Hoping To Make Floyd Mayweather Fight

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 18: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor stretches during an open workout for UFC 202 at Rocks Lounge at the Red Rock Casino on August 18, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor is scheduled to fight Nate Diaz in a welterweight rematch at UFC 202 on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

It’s just a little over a month since UFC president Dana White told TMZ Sports that if Floyd Mayweather Jr. wanted to discuss the possibility of fighting Conor McGregor, he would have to be willing to consider a hybrid rules bout. “Listen, Conor’s under contract with me,” White said. “We can start with kicks, punches, and elbows.” “That’s right. Kicks, …

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Anthony Pettis Calls Out Conor McGregor Demanding A Shot At Both Belts

Conor McGregor has become the most wanted man in the UFC following his record breaking endeavours at UFC 205 on Sunday morning. The featherweight and lightweight champion is the first person in the promotion to hold both belts simultaneously and now two stacked divisions are lining up for a shot at the champion. Before UFC 205, former featherweight champion Jose …

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