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Master Troll Mayweather Teases Fans With Octagon Entrance Video, McGregor Responds

At a press conference ahead of his boxing match with UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor last year, Floyd Mayweather Jr. sent millions of eyes rolling when he suggested that the Pay-per-view peddling pair might one day rematch inside McGregor’s native combat environment – the octagon. Few, if any, believed Mayweather but that hasn’t stopped him from continuing to tease the …

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White Says Mayweather Legitimately Wants To Make A Deal With UFC – Rogan

While most assumed that the boxer was merely posturing, veteran UFC commentator Joe Rogan says that Floyd Mayweather Jr. is seriously considering a trip to the octagon. And who is Rogan’s supposed source for this information? UFC president Dana White. On several occasions during the summer’s weird, wild, and sometimes wonderful MayMac world tour, Mayweather suggested that he would be …

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Mayweather Claims A Jump To ‘Barbarian Sport’ MMA Could Make Him A Billionaire

During a sometimes offensive, often bizarre online Q&A recently, Floyd Mayweather Jr. teased fans with the idea of a run in MMA that he claims could move him from the obscene multi-multi-millionaire category to billionaire status. The once again supposedly retired boxer isn’t exactly short of a few shillings after he welcomed Conor McGregor across from the opposite side of …

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One Of McGregor’s Recent Sparring Partners Almost Caused A Huge Upset Last Night In Vegas

Dashon Johnson, who spent a number of weeks working as a sparring partner to Conor McGregor ahead of the UFC lightweight champion’s professional boxing debut last month, almost caused a huge upset against Peter ‘Kid Chocolate’ Quillin in Las Vegas on Friday night. Johnson, who took the light-heavyweight bout on just a few days notice and went in sporting an …

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Kavanagh Doesn’t Expect McGregor To Return To The Octagon In 2017

Conor McGregor’s head coach John Kavanagh doesn’t foresee his charge returning to action before the year is out. McGregor’s professional boxing debut on August 26th ended in defeat, as he was stopped inside ten rounds by returning former pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr. at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Though the Irishman has refused to rule out …

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Bisping Believes He Knows The Remedy To McGregor’s Stamina Problems

Following his second-round submission defeat to Nate Diaz at UFC 196, one that was at least partly attributable to fatigue, Conor McGregor made significant changes to his training regimen.  The Irishman had often favoured flexibility over structure in his training camps, volume of work, perhaps, over quality, but his first setback in the UFC made him reconsider this approach – …

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Watch: Touching Moment McGregor Apologized To White After Mayweather Defeat Features In New ‘All Access’

If you are like this writer, you might have found Mayweather Vs. McGregor – All Access a tad disappointing.  Considering the two personalities involved, it seemed that this incarnation of the wildly successful documentary series/Showtime promotional vehicle would be a guaranteed home run, but it fell a little short. The epilogue, however, did not. A 24-minute look back to the events …

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Ex-Ringside Doctor Outlines Issues With McGregor’s Claim He Was Merely Fatigued At Close Of Mayweather Fight

There is little denying that fatigue played some role in Conor McGregor’s defeat to Floyd Mayweather Jr. last weekend in Las Vegas, but one Irish doctor has strongly disagreed with the fighter’s claim that he was merely tired and not hurt during what proved to be the closing moments of the bout. McGregor started brilliantly in his maiden professional boxing …

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Twitter: Max Holloway Issues Warning To ‘Paulina’ Malignaggi After Latest Twitter Rant

Showtime boxing analyst and former two-weight boxing titlist Paulie Malignaggi claimed a few weeks back that Conor McGregor “whimpers like a girl” when he is hit to the body. Malignaggi was brought into the McGregor camp as a sparring partner ahead of the Irishman’s professional boxing debut against Floyd Mayweather Jr., but departed the fold under acrimonious circumstances, the details …

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