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Eddie Alvarez Has Verbally Agreed To Face Dustin Poirier At UFC 211

Eddie Alvarez(28-5) will compete for the first time since dropping the UFC lightweight title to Conor McGregor in New York last November, when he faces Dustin Poirier(21-5) at UFC 211 in Dallas on May 13th. ESPN journalist Brett Okamoto broke the news after confirming with UFC officials that the lightweight pair have verbally agreed to the bout. BREAKING: Eddie Alvarez …

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Ariel Helwani Confirms Identity Of Opponent That The UFC Offered Nate Diaz

Last week, during an interview with USA TODAY Sports(via MMAJunkie), UFC president Dana White revealed that the promotion had offered Nate Diaz, who hasn’t fought since his majority decision loss to Conor McGregor last August, the chance to climb back into the octagon. Rumours quickly began to circulate that the opponent proposed to Diaz had been former UFC lightweight champion …

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The Three Major Consequences Of Conor McGregor’s Six Month Hiatus

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On Friday evening, Dana White confirmed the news that Conor McGregor would not be fighting again until next May at the earliest. Speaking after his emphatic victory at UFC 205 last Saturday, the two weight champion announced that his long-term girlfriend, Dee Devlin, was expecting a child next year and that he was going to take some time to evaluate …

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The Definitive Image That Sums Up The Utter Dominance Of Conor McGregor Over Eddie Alvarez At UFC 205

Pulses are finally beginning to slow following what was an absolutely spectacular night of MMA at New York’s Madison Square Garden on Saturday, a night where Conor McGregor made history. The UFC featherweight champion finally got his shot at the lightweight title after almost eight months of waiting and, as he promised so many times before, he delivered, and then …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Humbly Compliments Eddie Alvarez In Post-Fight Interview

UFC 205 reached a deafening and historic conclusion in the early hours of Sunday morning as Conor McGregor delivered on his promise to become a two-weight UFC champion. The manner in which the featherweight king dominated the lightweight champion, Eddie Alvarez, left many scrambling for superlatives. From the moment the pair touched gloves at the beginning of round one, McGregor …

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