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Watch: This Compilation Of McGregor’s Ground Game Proves Many Are Underestimating His Skills

Watch a compilation of some of Conor McGregor’s grappling inside the octagon over the course of his UFC career. The UFC’s lightweight champion Conor McGregor has carved out a reputation for himself over the years as a truly fearsome striker but ever since his UFC 189 win over Team Alpha Male’s Chad Mendes, questions have been raised about his abilities …

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Dustin Poirier Has Already Changed His Mind About The Controversial Ending To Alvarez Bout

On Saturday evening, MMA fans watched on in bewilderment as some incredible scenes unfolded during Eddie Alvarez’s comeback bout against the in form Dustin Poirier. After severely rocking Alvarez in the second round, Poirier looked to finish the fight. However, as he rushed his opponent, ‘The Diamond’ was caught on the way in and ended up getting seriously tagged himself. …

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Fighter Of The Week: Eddie Alvarez

In this week’s edition of Pundit Arena’s ‘Fighter Of The Week’, we’re going to take a closer look the ‘Underground King’ himself, Eddie Alvarez. Eddie Alvarez is just not like most fighters. For many, the road to the top of the MMA game consists of a steady rise and sometimes years of obscurity. Alvarez, ever since his early twenties, has known nothing …

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Watch: Brendan Schaub Makes An Undeniable Argument For Eddie Alvarez As A Future Hall Of Famer

The former UFC heavyweight and popular MMA personality Brendan Schaub recently made a very strong argument for the inclusion of the lightweight legend Eddie Alvarez in the UFC’s Hall of Fame. Eddie Alvarez’s stock took something of a hit following his destruction at the hands of the reigning lightweight champion Conor McGregor at UFC 205, but for those in the …

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McGregor’s Manager On A Truly Electric 155lb Interim-Title Fight That Would Grab Conor’s Attention

Audie Attar, the manager of Conor McGregor, spoke to Ariel Helwani on this week’s edition of the MMA Hour and put forth his own thoughts for an interim-lightweight title fight that would keep the fans occupied while McGregor continues to make moves towards a foray into the world of boxing. Disappointment is something that us sports fans have to deal …

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Schwarzenegger Pens Superb Tribute To Conor McGregor As He’s Named In Time’s 100 Most Influential List

BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 13: Irish featherweight Conor McGregor interacts with media after holding an open training session at Peter Welch's Boxing Gym on August 13, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Conor McGregor has been named by Time Magazine as one of the world’s 100 most influential people for 2017 following his rapid rise to the top of the MMA world. The Dubliner became the first two-division UFC champion after stopping Eddie Alvarez to claim his lightweight belt. He had held the featherweight crown since his 13-second defeat of Jose Aldo …

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Dustin Poirier Channels His Inner McGregor With Blunt Prediction For Eddie Alvarez Clash

Dustin Poirier has taken to Twitter to lay out a rather blunt prediction for his upcoming UFC 211 clash with the former champ, Eddie Alvarez. The role that visualisation plays in the achievement of one’s goals is something that has become an increasingly prevalent factor in the preparation of mixed martial artists since the emergence of Conor McGregor in recent times. …

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WATCH: Nate Diaz Says Dana White Is Lying About Fight Offers

Nate Diaz’ rocky relationship with Dana White and the UFC does not look like turning a corner any time soon.  In the latest war of words between the Stockton brawler and the promotion’s president, Nate Diaz has accused White of lying about offering him fights. We have not seen the 31-year-old in action since his UFC 202 majority decision loss …

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Gunnar Nelson Unsure If Conor McGregor Will Return To The UFC In 2017 Or Not

UFC welterweight Gunnar Nelson spoke to ESPN recently about his long-time training partner Conor McGregor’s future in the sport of mixed martial arts. Gunnar Nelson’s year got off the best possible start when he scored an emphatic second round submission over the highly-touted Alan Jouban at UFC London last month. For Gunni, it marked his second straight win since his …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Landed The Exact Same Combo vs Eddie Alvarez & Nate Diaz With Very Different Outcomes

Conor McGregor’s boxing was widely praised by combat sports pundits around the world after a hugely impressive combo saw him finishing Eddie Alvarez. Conor McGregor took on the lightweight champion in Madison Square Garden at UFC 205 and looked to be at a completely different level to the Philly fighter on the night. In fact, the Irishman secured the victory …

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