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McGregor Takes Apparent Dig At UFC With Press Conference Challenge

Conor McGregor has taken what we can only assume to be a light dig at the UFC ahead of his press conference meeting with Khabib Nurmagomedov tomorrow. Following the news that the Khabib/McGregor press conference will be closed to the public, the famously rebellious Conor McGregor took to his official Twitter to state the opposite. The press conference will be open …

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Dana White Predicts Two Million PPV Buys For UFC 229

The UFC president wasn’t afraid to make his exact prediction for October’s UFC 229, an event that features the most eagerly anticipated fight of the year. And it’s not often we see Dana White do this. The promotion he runs is truly experiencing a poor year in terms of its pay-per-view numbers with its pair of best-selling events to date bringing …

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Bruce Buffer Shuts Down Nate Diaz And His Complaining

The legendary octagon announcer has given his two-cents on Nate Diaz and his seemingly endless problems with the UFC and their promotion of him. Nate Diaz is finally making his long-awaited return to the octagon to face in-form lightweight contender Dustin Poirier and to be honest, there was almost a sense of relief from the fans upon the announcement of …

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Dana White Hints That Eddie Alvarez Is Done In The UFC

The UFC president spoke to the media recently and made it clear that re-signing the former 155lb champion Eddie Alvarez isn’t exactly a massive priority for the UFC. UFC Calgary’s main-event headliner between Dustin Poirier and Alvarez was a well-received, albeit controversial, second encounter between two of the most game fighters in the UFC. There was a reset by referee Marc …

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Live: The UFC 25th Anniversary Press Conference

The UFC’s 25th-anniversary press conference is about to go live on the official YouTube account of the UFC. It’s a milestone worth celebrating with something special and with that in mind, the promotion are set to bring together some of their biggest stars – including the returning Nate Diaz – to a press conference which should answer some of the …

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How & When Do I Watch The UFC 25th Anniversary Presser Tonight?

Find out how to experience tonight’s UFC presser and weigh-in ahead of what should be a memorable night outside of the octagon. The promotion’s 25th-anniversary press conference is set to get underway this evening and after the surprise announcement that Nate Diaz will return from his self-imposed hiatus to face Dustin Poirier, expect fireworks when the pair show up later …

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Who Are The Mystery UFC 230 Headliners?

Today came the shocking news that Nate Diaz will return to the octagon to face Dustin Poirier in the UFC 230 co-main event, but who exactly will be the ones who occupy the top spot? Well, for one thing, they’ll have to carry some serious weight within the sport to relegate the superstar Diaz to second place. The card, as …

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Dana White Gives Update On Max Holloway’s Condition

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - APRIL 11: UFC Featherweight Max Holloway of the United States attends the media during the UFC 212 press conference at Morro da Urca on April 11, 2017 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

The UFC president spoke to the media during yesterday’s UFC Calgary weigh-ins and gave us an update on the status of the 145lb champion. Max Holloway’s withdrawal from UFC 226 earlier this month was a refreshing moment in MMA where the fans quickly allowed their disappointment to turn into genuine concern. ‘Blessed’ has been one of the game’s most popular fighters …

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Brian Ortega Confirms He Was Compensated After UFC 226

Featherweight contender Brian Ortega has confirmed that he has been compensated by the UFC following his scrapped UFC 226 showdown with Max Holloway. UFC president Dana White found himself in the crosshairs once again when it emerged that he had refused to compensate the originally scheduled co-main event headliner Ortega following Max Holloway’s late withdrawal from their featherweight title clash. …

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Brendan Schaub & Dana White Engage In Brutal Twitter War

Brendan Schaub and Dana White engaged in a social media back-and-forth for the ages after a misinterpreted statement by the former-heavyweight set the UFC president off. If you thought that public displays of animosity in the world of MMA were exclusive to those actually fighting, think again! A seemingly innocent remark made by former-fighter Brendan Schaub in the wake of …

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