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MMA Insider Who Broke Conor McGregor KO Story Taps Out on Twitter

The world of MMA is slowly getting back to normal following this evening’s dramatic revelations that suggested Conor McGregor had been knocked out today during a sparring session. The news was first brought to the masses by top MMA insider @TalkMMA, who reported via Tiwtter that, I was told by someone close to SBG, McGregor was allegedly knocked out cold …

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John Kavanagh To Speak At One Zero Conference Ahead Of UFC 205


Three weeks out from what is undoubtedly the biggest fight of Conor McGregor’s career, Coach John Kavanagh will speak at the impressive One Zero Conference in Dublin. I’m delighted to announce that I will be speaking at the One Zero Conference on October 21st in Dublin. I will be… https://t.co/gMd7mWtKT1 — Coach Kavanagh (@John_Kavanagh) October 4, 2016 Coach Kavanagh will …

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John Kavanagh: ‘I Used To Struggle Selling Tickets For Conor McGregor’s Fights.’

UFC Featherweight champion Conor McGregor is the new undisputed pay-per-view king of the UFC. The Dubliner now lays claim to the two highest-selling UFC pay-per-views of all time, with UFC 202 reportedly pulling in an estimated 1.65 million buys in the USA alone, according to MMAFighting’s Dave Meltzer. McGregor now holds three of the top four selling UFC pay-per-view’s of all time, …

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Watch: John Kavanagh Reveals Fascinating New Insight Into Conor McGregor’s UFC 202 Preparation

Just a couple of weeks before his rematch with Nate Diaz at UFC 202, Conor McGregor posted a picture to Instagram in which he could be seen sitting on a stool between rounds of sparring. “Round four hundred and twelve,” McGregor wrote alongside the photo. “They’ll study this camp.” Round four hundred and twelve. Against middleweights. They’ll study this camp. …

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Helwani Reveals Gunnar Nelson Is Set To Headline UFC Belfast

ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - MAY 08: Gunnar Nelson (R) of Iceland celebrates victory over Albert Tumenov of Russia after their Welterweight bout during the UFC Fight Night 87 at Ahoy on May 8, 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani reported late Wednesday night that SBG’s Gunnar Nelson is set to headline UFC Fight Night 99 on the 19th of November at the SSE Arena in Belfast. The card marks the first time since 2007 that the UFC will be returning to Northern Ireland with Nelson reportedly set to face off against Korean welterweight Dong Hyun Kim in the …

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John Kavanagh Gives His Opinion On Conor McGregor’s Next Fight, A Trilogy, And Croke Park

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 18: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor (R) laughs as he works out with his head coach John Kavanagh during 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)

Conor McGregor’s head coach John Kavanagh took to Twitter this evening to address several questions regarding the fall-out of UFC 202 and the future of the featherweight champion. 1 – dont know whats next. decision made over the next 2 weeks i’d imagine. personally i’d like 55 title….but we’ll see what happens. — Coach Kavanagh (@John_Kavanagh) August 24, 2016 2 …

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John Kavanagh Reveals Sensational Possibility For Conor McGregor’s Next Two Fights

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Coach John Kavanagh sat down with Ariel Helwani this evening to discuss Conor McGregor’s phenomenal victory over Nate Diaz at UFC 202.  Kavanagh couldn’t seem to wipe the smile off his face for the entire interview as he openly admitted that he could ‘talk about that fight all night’. However, aside from basking in what was admittedly an incredible performance …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Talks Past, Present And Future In UFC 202 Post-Fight Press Conference

Conor McGregor spoke to the media after getting back to winning ways at UFC 202, prevailing over Nate Diaz in an instant classic. With his crushing UFC 196 defeat finally avenged in a bloody five round war, Conor McGregor’s attention returned to the future. Such are the options now available to him though, his next destination remains unclear. Returning to …

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John Kavanagh Plays Down Significance Of Press Conference Fiasco, Supposed Diaz Psychological Victory

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 17: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor grabs two cans during the during the UFC 202 Press Conference at David Copperfield Theater in the MGM Grand Hotel/Casino on August 17, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Amongst Conor McGregor fans, the episodes of UFC 202 Embedded that were released following the wild events of Wednesday’s pre-fight press conference must have made for uncomfortable viewing. The Irish fighter’s impulsive decision to fire full cans of Monster Energy at Nate Diaz and his entourage, who were dangerously close to spectators, members of the media and security staff, led …

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Watch Live: UFC 202 Weigh-Ins Featuring Conor McGregor And Nate Diaz

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 4: Conor McGregor of Ireland entertains the fans during the UFC 196 Weigh-in at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 4, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

The UFC 202 weigh-ins start right here at 7PM ET/4PM PT and 12AM BST/GMT, with the headline feature being Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz’s rematch. _____ The fireworks that many will expect tonight following the explosive press ‘conference’ on Wednesday night are unlikely to materialise. UFC president Dana White has taken the draconian yet understandable step of banning both Conor McGregor’s and Nate Diaz’s …

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Watch: Nate Diaz Looking Lean As He Weighs-In For UFC 202

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

With the most eagerly anticipated fight of the year now only a matter of hours away, tension could not be any higher between the two camps. As if the fight needed anymore hype, the 202 press conference has beligerently provided the bout with an even farther reach as mainstream media could but only soak in the unfoldings at the MGM Grand Arena. …

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Kenny Florian Explains Why He’s Backing Conor McGregor To Knock Out Nate Diaz

The former lightweight-turned-analyst has gone against the grain for his prediction of this weekend’s showdown between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. The dramatic fashion in which Diaz submitted his rival at their first clash in March has seen the prevailing wisdom of the MMA world come down strongly on the side of the 209 representative. Last month saw MMACrazy interview …

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