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Chad Mendes Talks About Those Infamous Conor McGregor Body Kicks From UFC 189

Chad Mendes was a guest on the Anik and Florian Podcast this past Monday, and the former UFC featherweight title contender was asked about the impact of those infamous Conor McGregor body kicks at UFC 189. Unsurprisingly, Mendes claimed that “The Notorious” has been greatly exaggerating the role that his body attack played in the story of their July 11th bout. Instead, …

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Video: Chad Mendes Was Looking For A Way Out Against Conor McGregor Says Frankie Edgar

UFC featherweight contender Frankie Edgar was a recent guest on The Anik and Florian Podcast, and he didn’t flatter his upcoming opponent, Chad Mendes, when it came time to discuss the Team Alpha Male representative’s efforts against Conor McGregor. The former UFC lightweight champion was asked if he felt he learned anything about his December 11th foe from his performance against …

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Top 5 Most Dangerous Opponents For Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor can’t afford to look past his massive UFC featherweight title unification bout with Jose Aldo at UFC 194, on December 12th, but we can do it for him. With a bunch of hungry, salivating beasts waiting for him on the other side of that contest, we can’t resist speculating about the future. There are so many interesting fights, …

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Video: Dana White On The Possibility Of A Future Conor McGregor Vs Urijah Faber Fight

Dana White made a visit to the Fox Sports Live studio recently to talk about The Ultimate Fighter 22, and unsurprisingly the topic of a potential Conor McGregor vs Urijah Faber fight was broached. The UFC president didn’t provide fans who are interested in the match-up with much hope to cling to, however. “I just don’t see their career paths crossing that …

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Dana White Says I’m The Guy To Step In If McGregor Or Aldo Get Hurt – Claims UFC Fighter

In a recent interview for UFC.com, Frankie Edgar claimed that Dana White has already informed him that he will be the replacement should Conor McGregor or Jose Aldo have to withdraw from the main event of UFC 194. Speaking to Mike Straka, the former UFC lightweight champion stated “if someone gets hurt I’m the guy stepping in”, before adding “and that’s from Dana White. …

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UFC: Chad Mendes And Frankie Edgar Agree To December 11th Clash

Chad Mendes will face Frankie Edgar on December 11th in Las Vegas, Nevada. Yesterday, PunditArena reported that Edgar had been fielding fight requests from all angles in recent days. Highly regarded featherweights, Jeremy Stephens and Max Holloway, had both laid down challenges to the former lightweight champion. For his part, Edgar had been quick to inform the UFC brass that he …

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Chad Mendes Is Calling Out Another Big Name For UFC 194

Chad Mendes has taken to social media to call out former lightweight champ, and current featherweight contender, Frankie Edgar. Frankie Edgar has made it clear that he is keen to compete on the big UFC 194 card, scheduled for December 12th. Or, failing that, on another card close to that date. In a recent interview with severemma.com, “The Answer” explained …

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UFC Fight Night 74 Preview – Holloway Vs Oliveira

One would have to wonder why a Hawaiian and a Brazilian are scheduled to fight in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, but this weekend’s UFC action is highlighted by a quality featherweight clash between Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira. UFC Fight Night 74 – Main Card (Sunday night/Monday morning 2am BT Sport 2) Max Holloway (13-3) vs. Charles Oliveira (20-4, 1 NC) …

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UFC Fight Night: Will Edgar vs. Faber Be a Thrilla in Manila?

Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber headlines UFC Fight Night in the Philippines. Will it be a Thrilla in Manila? Saturday May 16, 2015 – Fight Card: (Fox Sports 1/BT Sport 1) Main Event – Frankie Edgar vs. Urijah Faber (Featherweight) Gegard Mousasi vs. Costas Philippou (Middleweight) Mark Muñoz vs. Luke Barnatt (MW) Hyun Gyu Lim vs. Neil Magny (Welterweight) Phillipe Nover vs. Yui Chul Nam (FW) …

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Has Conor McGregor Dodged A Bullet With Frankie Edgar?

Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo Jr. will go toe to toe for the UFC Featherweight Championship on July 11th, in what is built up to be the fight of the year, but has the trash-talking Dubliner got away with one, by having a title shot without really being tested by a the top 3 contender, including Frankie Edgar. Frankie Edgar, a former …

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Tuesday Takedown: UFC Fight Night 57

There may have been only one MMA event this weekend but there were plenty of talking points in Austin, Texas as fans all around the world witnessed one of the most dominant performances in a talent-rich featherweight division. Cub Swanson (21-6), a fighter on a six fight winning streak going into Saturday night’s main event with Frankie Edgar found himself …

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Fight Night Preview: UFC Fight Night 57

Just in case you couldn’t get enough hard hitting action, there is yet more MMA goodness coming up this weekend. Some of you may be glad to know that it will be slightly easier to follow than previous weeks with just the one event taking place in Austin, Texas, USA as the UFC’s featherweight division once again grabs the spotlight. With Ricardo …

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