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José Aldo Had Best Do Some Fact Checking Before Running His Mouth Any Further

Jose Aldo

The UFC featherweight division received a sudden and unexpected overhaul this past weekend, when as a result of an injury to light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, Conor McGregor was stripped of his featherweight title. Scrambling to salvage the UFC 206 main event next month, UFC bosses declared Max Holloway’s clash with Anthony Pettis to be a featherweight interim-title bout, with the …

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Jose Aldo Responds To The News That Conor McGregor’s Featherweight Title Reign Has Ended

On Saturday, after almost a year of agony, Jose Aldo regained the UFC featherweight title in rather unceremonious fashion. The Brazilian scooped an interim featherweight strap when he won a five-round decision over Frankie Edgar at UFC 200 in July, but he was promoted to undisputed champion after his one-time conqueror Conor McGregor either “relinquished” or was stripped of the …

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Report: Max Holloway Vs Anthony Pettis On The Verge Of Being Declared Interim Featherweight Title Bout

Bizarrely, it appears as though UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier’s withdrawal from UFC 206 might lead to some high drama in the promotion’s featherweight division. With the American Kickboxing Academy representative unable to compete opposite Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson in the headliner as planned, the card is without a title fight. In an apparent attempt to remedy that problem, UFC officials …

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UFC Conduct Official Poll To See Who Conor McGregor Should Fight Next

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 12: Conor McGregor of Ireland celebrates his victory over Eddie Alvarez in their UFC lightweight championship fight during the UFC 205 event at Madison Square Garden on November 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Although Dana White has stated that Conor McGregor will not be seen in the octagon again until after next May, speculation continues to build around who the ‘double champ’ will fight next.  McGregor himself has refused to nail down a timeline regarding his next fight and, speaking on the MMA Hour over the past two weeks, neither John Kavanagh nor …

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The Three Major Consequences Of Conor McGregor’s Six Month Hiatus

Conor McGregor

On Friday evening, Dana White confirmed the news that Conor McGregor would not be fighting again until next May at the earliest. Speaking after his emphatic victory at UFC 205 last Saturday, the two weight champion announced that his long-term girlfriend, Dee Devlin, was expecting a child next year and that he was going to take some time to evaluate …

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Jose Aldo Finally Makes A U-Turn On His Retirement Plans

Having clearly stated his desire to terminate his contract with the UFC and retire from the sport of MMA, Jose Aldo has now announced that he is reconsidering his position. Aldo had stated on several occasions that he was entirely fed up with the UFC and his commitment to leaving the sport of MMA was absolute. However, having met with …

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Conor McGregor Has A Clear Message For Unhappy UFC Fighters

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 20: (R-L) Conor McGregor of Ireland punches Nate Diaz in their welterweight bout during the UFC 202 event at T-Mobile Arena on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

With a handful of fighters calling out the UFC for unfair treatment and the promotion finding it difficult to keep their house in order amid the pitchforks and torches, featherweight champion Conor McGregor is baffled to why they need to rebel in the first place. The slander spewing Irishman is preparing for his lightweight title fight against Eddie Alvarez at …

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Aldo Coach: Jose And McGregor Lived In Side By Side Hotel Rooms For A Week After UFC 200

Amidst the ongoing dispute between Jose Aldo and the UFC, the Brazilian flew in to Las Vegas yesterday for peace making talks… Although no actual resolution was reached, it seems great progress was made as, immediately after the meeting, Aldo’s stance had softened substantially. It was great, like we expected. I said everything I had to say, it’s great. There …

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Rumours Of A José Aldo Superfight At UFC 207 Take Off Online

UFC 207 will be the final marquee event for MMA’s top promotion in 2016 and so far the main event features the massive return of Ronda Rousey, in a main event clash with Amanda Nunes for the bantamweight title. If the return of the darling of the UFC were not enough, an incredible rumour started spreading through social media channels …

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