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Watch: Legendary Boxing Promotor Calls ‘BS’ On Any Mayweather-McGregor Superfight

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In the latest installment of the ‘will-they-wont-they’ story that is a potential superfight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather, legendary boxing promoter Bob Arum and once again rubbished any such notions. In the last week Mayweather has offered McGregor $15 million plus a pay-per-view percentage. This was countered by UFC president Dana White with a $25 million payday for each …

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Dana White Stands By His Offer To Mayweather, Says Floyd Will Need That Money ‘Real Quick’

Floyd Mayweather Jr. dismissed Dana White’s offer of $25 million and a cut of the Pay-per-view(PPV) revenue to fight Conor McGregor in true ‘Money May’ style on Friday. Speaking to TMZ, Mayweather referred to the UFC president as a “fucking comedian” before flashing the expensive Hublot watch he had just bought. It seemed to be his way of saying, ‘I …

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Ben Rothwell Takes A Cheeky Shot At Dana White Over Creation Of Meaningless Interim Titles

The creation of interim titles seems to have become a promotional tool of sorts for the UFC over the last couple of months. When a light-heavyweight title fight between champion Daniel Cormier and Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson was scrapped in late November after ‘D.C’ suffered an injury, UFC brass promoted Max Holloway vs Anthony Pettis to the headline slot of UFC …

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Floyd Mayweather Dismisses Conor McGregor Fight Yet Again By Branding Dana White A ‘F*****g Comedian’

Floyd Mayweather has rejected UFC president Dana White’s offer to pay for a fight between the retired boxer and Conor McGregor, once again casting the possible clash back in the realm of fantasy. White had offered both fighters $25 million each, plus a share of the pay-per-view profits but when put to Mayweather by TMZ, the American had a simple …

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Watch: Dana White Makes Massive Offer To Floyd Mayweather To Fight Conor McGregor

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Dana White has once again been discussing the potential superfight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather. The back-and-forth between the two parties (and indeed White himself) has been going on for some time now, and despite the bluster coming from every angle, the bout has been no closer to becoming a reality. However, even though he acknowledges the fact that Mayweather has …

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Dillon Danis Reveals The Long Standing Beef He Has With Conor McGregor Adversary, Khabib Nurmagomedov

Dillon Danis, jiu-jitsu extraordinaire and training partner of Conor McGregor, has revealed that there long standing bad blood between himself and lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov. As the UFC confirmed that UFC 209 is set to see the minting of yet another interim champion, with Khabib Nurmagomedov takes on Tony Ferguson for the new interim lightweight belt, it has been revealed …

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Dana White Confirms Khabib Nurmagomedov V Tony Ferguson For UFC 209

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 04: (L-R) Opponents Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson face off during the UFC Unstoppable launch press conference at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 4, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Further to the announcement earlier this week that Tyron Woodley would be defending his welterweight title against Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson all over again, Dan White has delivered another huge bout for UFC 209. Though the above is still headlining the event in Las Vegas on March 4th, White has told the LA Times that a lightweight bout between Khabib Nurmagomedov …

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The UFC Responds To Streep’s Golden Globes Speech With Reminder Of Roster’s Diverse Nature

Dana White’s response to Meryl Streep’s now infamous Golden Globes speech on Sunday night was pretty much exactly what we have come to expect from the pugnacious UFC president. It was a tad offensive. An “uppity, 80-year-old lady” is how White chose to describe the 67-year-old Streep. Of course, one has to remember that being a Donald Trump supporter, White …

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Woodley Vs Wonderboy II Finally Confirmed As UFC 209 Main Event

Mixed Martial Arts: UFC 205: Stephen Thompson (L) with Tyron Woodley during Men's Welterweight fight at Madison Square Garden.

UFC 209 has just booked a huge main event. Welterweight champion Tyron Woodley’s beef with Steven “Wonderboy” Thompson is far from over, and following their drawn bout at 205 in November, the two competitors are set to do it all again at the Vegas event in March. Thompson was discussing the fight with Fox Sports on Monday where he revealed that …

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Tyron Woodley Wants To Raise Stakes Of Potential Michael Bisping Showdown

MACAU - AUGUST 23: Tyron Woodley of USA celebrates after winning his welterweight fight against Dong Hyun Kim of South Korea during the UFC Fight Night at The Venetian Macao Cotai Arena on August 23, 2014 in Macau, China. (Photo by Victor Fraile/Getty Images)

A potential showdown between Michael Bisping and Tyron Woodley is in the works. Super fights have seemingly become all the rage these days, and you’d have to think that it is surely a by-product of the ambitious and sometimes downright ridiculous attitude taken by the UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor towards weight restrictions. Of course, such spectacles have always existed …

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Opinion – Does The UFC Really Have One Rule For Conor McGregor And One Rule For Ronda Rousey?

When we first start playing sport, we’re all thought the basic and fundamental principle of equality. Equality is defined as the state of being equal, especially in status, rights, or opportunities, but in sports, it can be used as both a motivator and as a benefit. ‘It doesn’t matter where you’re from, or what your background is, we’re all the same here’, …

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