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John Kavanagh Gives Major Update On Conor McGregor Comeback [Report]

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As the UFC wait on Conor McGregor to make his return to the octagon, many are growing impatient. Interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson is in line for his shot at the undisputed strap, but the Irishman hasn’t fought in the promotion since he was crowned the 155lb king in November 2016. Since his foray into boxing, there has been speculation as …

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John Kavanagh Forced To Clarify Position On McGregor Comeback After Heavy Criticism

After Tony Ferguson claimed the Interim Lightweight Title at UFC 216 last weekend, the 33-year-old stated on multiple occasions that he is going to ‘expose’ Conor McGregor when the Irishman finally returns to the Octagon.  However, despite the fact that an interim belt would normally guarantee the holder a shot at the undisputed crown, Ferguson is not so sure of …

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SBG’s Will Fleury Is Ready To Make A Name For Himself On New MMA Reality Show

It’s easy to understand why The Fighter, a new MMA reality show in the same mould as the UFC’s famed The Ultimate Fighter(TUF) series and run by South African promotion EFC, might appeal to Tipperary middleweight prospect Will Fleury. As Pundit Arena has documented previously, the SBG Ireland fighter’s professional progress has been seriously hampered by a scarcely fathomable run of …

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Artem Lobov Was Having None Of It When Khabib’s Manager Questioned His Irishness Recently

Artem Lobov got into a rather strange little Twitter skirmish on Friday, going toe to toe with esteemed MMA coach Mark Henry and Ali Abdelaziz – the manager of several UFC stars, including Khabib Nurmagomedov. What made it so strange was the fact that Lobov himself never really came under direct attack, with Henry and Abdelaziz offering him nothing but …

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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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Watch: Coach Owen Roddy Reveals The Heartbreak Team McGregor Felt After Losing To Floyd Mayweather

Coach Owen Roddy of SBG Ireland spoke with the Late Late Show’s Ryan Tubridy and detailed the immense heartbreak he, Conor McGregor and his whole team felt after failing to hand Floyd Mayweather his first loss last weekend. Coach Roddy is a man who is certainly no stranger to the big stage after the last few years but following up from August …

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John Kavanagh Responds Brilliantly To Paulie Malignaggi ‘Spying’ For Team Mayweather

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The SBG Ireland head-coach had some good news for those who were worried about how Paulie Malignaggi’s loud mouth might cause some issues for Team McGregor ahead of Conor’s fight tomorrow night. For all of the talk and tension we have seen between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, Paulie Malignaggi has found himself acting as an unlikely third-wheel in this …

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