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Watch: Stunning Slow-Mo Video Perfectly Captures Pivotal Moments Of McGregor-Diaz 2

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 20: Conor McGregor (L) and Nate Diaz battle during their welterweight rematch at the UFC 202 event at T-Mobile Arena on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

By now you will have likely seen the various videos that accompany live fight broadcasts nowadays. From Owen Roddy’s vlog that tracks Team McGregor throughout the day itself to ‘Fight Pass’ videos where you can hear coaches from either side bellowing out instructions to their man as the contest unfolds, these additional snippets are a wonderful insight into the science …

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UFC 202: We Preview Each Fight And Pick A Winner

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 5: Conor McGregor (L) punches Nate Diaz during UFC 196 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

It’s time. Live from the T-mobile Arena in Las Vegas this Saturday night, Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will once again square off inside the octagon at UFC 202. The missed press conference, the cancelled bout at UFC 200, the months of training and planning, insults, cans and bottles thrown, it’s all been for this. For Diaz, it’s a chance …

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Donald Cerrone Is Picking A Major Upset At UFC 200 And Plans To Put His Money Where His Mouth Is

It’s a testament to just how good a fighter Anderson Silva was in his prime that MMA fans have so enthusiastically embraced him as Jon Jones’ replacement at UFC 200. Since ‘The Spider’ was slotted into the spot opposite UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier on Thursday, certain salient facts and statistics have scarcely been mentioned. At 41, Silva is well …

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Two Cracking Fights Added To UFC 202 Line-Up

UFC 202 may well turn out to be among the most exciting events of 2016, as a number of consistent crowd pleasers have just been added to the card. The August 20th show was already a salivating prospect due to the fact that Conor McGregor’s highly-anticipated welterweight rematch with Nate Diaz sat in the headline slot, but the addition of …

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“I Don’t Mean Sh*t To The UFC” – Donald Cerrone Expresses Displeasure With UFC Ottawa Pay

Donald Cerrone of the United States celebrates his victory over Patrick Cote

During a special midweek episode of The MMA Hour last month, Nate Diaz lambasted former foe Donald Cerrone for his attitude toward the business side of the sport. The Stockton slugger claimed that “Cowboy” was impacting the lives of other fighters by criticising those who speak up about fighter pay and by suggesting that he would fight for free out of …

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Watch: Donald Cerrone States Controversial Opinion During Conor McGregor/Floyd Mayweather Discussion

Since the talk first began about a possible boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr., nobody has really deviated from the opinion that such a bout would have only one winner – the man they call “Money”. However, most commentators have usually added the respectful caveat that were the bout to take place under MMA rules, McGregor would …

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5 Current UFC Fighters With Professional Boxing Experience

In an unexpected and somewhat bizarre turn of events, the focus of the combat sports world has become fixated upon the story, substantial or otherwise, that Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor may be entertaining the idea of facing each other in a boxing match. While most have written this off as deluded fantasy or tabloid nonsense, …

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Donald Cerrone Lands A Tough Assignment For UFC Fight Night 89

Donald Cerrone was able to dispatch of Alex Oliveira via submission in just 2 minutes and 33 seconds back on February 21st, but his second fight in the UFC’s stacked welterweight division isn’t likely to end so quickly. The UFC made it official on Friday that “Cowboy” will take on Quebec’s Patrick Cote on June 18th at UFC Fight Night …

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Bookmakers Reveal Conor McGregor’s Most Likely Next Opponent

TORRENCE, CA - FEBRUARY 24: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor poses after a news conference with lightweight contender Nate Diaz at UFC Gym February 24, 2016, in Torrance, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Conor McGregor suffered his first defeat in the UFC on Saturday night, after being submitted by Nate Diaz. The outspoken Irishman is now in a tricky position, as he may have to return to the 145lb division with his tail firmly between his legs. There are several potential candidates being lined up for his next fight. Former featherweight title-holder José Aldo …

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UFC 196: Why Nate Diaz Is The Right Choice For Conor McGregor

When news broke of Rafael Dos Anjos’ injury, a queue of hungry fighters lined up on social media for a chance at MMA’s biggest attraction and the payday that goes with it. For this writer, the first name that came to mind was one Nathan Donald Diaz. Granted, Donald Cerrone was probably the more logical choice in terms of ranking …

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