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Watch: Dan Hardy Provides In-Depth Analysis Of Eddie Alvarez Vs Conor McGregor Match-Up

With UFC 205 just days away, Dan Hardy breaks down the landmark show’s main event between Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor. With a big fight on the horizon, we always look forward to the release of two particular breakdowns, Robin Black’s and Dan Hardy’s. Black’s are always short, intense and entertaining, while Hardy’s are longer and more detailed. But both …

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Lightweight Brings The Best Out Of Conor McGregor, Says Striking Coach

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

In little over a week Conor McGregor steps inside the octagon against lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 and will attempt to make UFC history as the promotion’s first fighter to hold two division titles simultaneously. Throughout McGregor’s rise through the UFC ranks, we’ve seen him completely dominate the 145-pound division and test the waters at welterweight against Nate Diaz …

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Who Will Hold Each UFC Title Exactly One Year From Now?

2016 has already proven itself to be one hell of a time for MMA. The UFC have gone above and beyond themselves and brought us more landmark events crammed into a short time than we’ve ever had before.  It seems as though titles have been exchanging hands at a remarkable rate these days and with UFC 205 approaching, I feel it’s …

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Conor McGregor Talks Motivation Behind Becoming Two-Division Champion

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 18: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor arrives at 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)

Needless to say, Conor McGregor’s UFC debut at lightweight is a long time coming, but instead of dipping his feet like his journey through the featherweight division, the 28-year-old is jumping in head first. In little over a week at UFC 205, McGregor will step inside the octagon with lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez and attempt to become the first fighter in …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Unwillingly Cost Conor McGregor Half His UFC 205 Purse

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Lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov unintentionally cost Conor McGregor around $3.5 million dollars while the Irishman was negotiating his fight with Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205. According to Russian website Match, the UFC sent Nurmagomedov two contracts to fight Alvarez at either UFC 205 in New York or UFC 206 in Toronto. While many were led to believe Khabib was on …

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Conor McGregor Admits He Is ‘Coming Alive’ At Lightweight Ahead Of Clash With ‘Irrelevant’ Alvarez

UFC 205 is just around the corner and headliner, Conor McGregor, has revealed that he is ‘coming alive’ as he prepares for his first adventure in the lightweight division. The UFC featherweight champion has proven his worth at 145lb, destroying all and sundry in the since his arrival in the promotion back in 2013. Taking the title from long time …

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Watch: Why Nate & Nick Diaz Never Get Knocked Out

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 20: Conor McGregor (L) hits Nate Diaz with a left 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)

The Diaz brothers are renowned for having two of the strongest chins in the world of MMA. As a result, one scientific YouTuber has decided to try and explain how.  Speaking about Nate’s freakish ability to take a punch, Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh recently told The MMA Hour that there was a moment during their UFC 202 fight that he found …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Goes Full Mike Tyson In Latest UFC 205 Promo

With less than two weeks remaining until Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez finally lock horns at UFC 205, another epic promo for the Madison Square Garden event is making waves online.  Conor McGregor will face Eddie Alvarez for the lightweight title on November the 12th with the ‘Notorious’ fighter finally being handed the chance to become the first man to …

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