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Jose Aldo Slings A Serious Accusation In Conor McGregor’s Direction

Not content with merely talking trash, Nate Diaz threw some serious accusations around during the brief but explosive build-up to his March 5th encounter with Conor McGregor. The opinionated Stockton fighter drew an enraged response from McGregor at a pre-fight press conference in Torrance, California when he accused the featherweight champion of being a steroid user. “Not me. Not me” …

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Jose Aldo’s Coach Believes Nate Diaz Will Prove Too Good For Conor McGregor Again At UFC 200

Even with Jose Aldo booked for a rematch with Frankie Edgar and Conor McGregor booked for a rematch with Nate Diaz, both at UFC 200, the beef between the Brazilian and Irish camps doesn’t seem to be going away any time soon. Aldo’s coach Andre Pederneiras recently spoke to MMAFighting about the upcoming match-up between his charge and the former lightweight king, …

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Sage Northcutt Added to Stacked UFC 200 Card

The Ultimate Fighting Championship announced this week that “Super” Sage Northcutt will feature on July’s stacked UFC 200 card. The 19-year-old will look to bounce back from his surprising submission defeat to Brian Barberena at UFC on FOX 18 earlier this year. Standing in his way on the night will be Enquire Marin, a finalist on the most recent season of …

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Opinion: UFC 200 Has Become an Exciting But Frustrating Mess

Unless you’re living under a rock, you may have heard on Wednesday that Conor McGregor will once again face Nathan Diaz at UFC 200 this July. The brash Irishman is currently the featherweight champion and due to his need to entertain Diaz at welterweight, it has spawned a featherweight co-main event for the interim title between Jose Aldo and Frankie …

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UFC 200 Proves It’s Epicness, As Aldo V Edgar 2 Isn’t Even The Co-Main Event

UFC President Dana White made the revelation last night that the rematch between Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar at UFC 200 won’t comprise the co-main event. With Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz’s date with destiny headlining the UFC’s biggest event to date, many presumed that the announcement of fellow McGregor rivals Aldo and Edgar fighting for the interim featherweight championship …

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UFC 200: Aldo To Fight Edgar For Interim Featherweight Title

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - OCTOBER 25: Jose Aldo of Brazil looks on in his featherweight championship bout against Chad Mendes of the United States during the UFC 179 event at Maracanazinho on October 25, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)

With Conor McGregor set to fight Nate Diaz again at UFC 200, the UFC brass have decided that the Irishman cannot hold up the featherweight division any longer. While Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar are to fight for an interim title and not the undisputed title, this will send a message to McGregor that his absence is noted. Edgar v …

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Rafael Dos Anjos Calls Out Conor McGregor Yet Again Post-UFC 200 Announcement

Unhappy with the main event of UFC 200, the UFC lightweight champion once again directed his ire at arch-rival Conor McGregor. The Irishman, and current featherweight king, has opted to renew his war with Nate Diaz at welterweight – two divisions higher than the weight class he represents as champion. With that, top featherweight contenders Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar will …

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Team Frankie Edgar Launch A Full-On Assault Against Conor McGregor

In the wake of their respective victories over the course of a massive weekend back in December, it seemed as though Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar were on a collision course. Much to Frankie’s frustration, however, their paths have diverged due to the Irishman’s insane ambition and more recently his desire for revenge. Or, depending on who you listen to, …

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UFC 200: Predicting The Full Main Card

UFC 200 LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 5: Conor McGregor punches Nate Diaz during UFC 196 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

The line-up for UFC 200 is as unpredictable now as it was this time last year. With the events of UFC 196 and the recent speculation surrounding a rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor, trying to predict the card for the UFC’s biggest ever event is almost impossible. All that said, this writer is going to give it a …

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Report: Conor McGregor To Fight Nate Diaz At UFC 200

TORRANCE, CA - FEBRUARY 24: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor speaks during a news conference with lightweight contender Nate Diaz at UFC Gym February 24, 2016, in Torrance, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Massive news is emerging this afternoon, with several reports suggesting that Conor McGregor will have a rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 200. The pair met at UFC 196 two weeks ago, and the Californian shocked the world with the second round submission. The Irishman was expected to return to featherweight to defend his title at the event, against either …

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Watch: Joe Rogan & Co. Discuss ‘Scary’ Prospect Of Conor McGregor Fighting Frankie Edgar

Joe Rogan Conor McGregor

The UFC commentator discussed what’s already being one of the most talked about fights ever on his ‘Experience’ podcast along with regular guests Bryan Callen and Brendan Schaub. While an opponent has yet to be determined, Dana White has confirmed that UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will fight at the marquee UFC 200 event on July 9. With the only two …

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Opinion: Conor McGregor Must Fight Frankie Edgar At UFC 200

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: Frankie Edgar, UFC lightweight champion, speaks during a press conference to announce commitment to bring UFC to Madison Square Garden and New York State at Madison Square Garden on January 13, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Cohen/Getty Images)

When Conor McGregor dethroned Jose Aldo in December, he referred to the featherweight division as dead. But through all the talk, one contender remains, and McGregor must now silence his critics and face Frankie Edgar at UFC 200. McGregor hoped to become the first person in the promotion’s history to hold two world titles at the same time, but a …

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