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Watch: Jose Aldo Discusses Meeting With Dana White Just After Exiting UFC HQ

Jose Aldo met with UFC president Dana White in Las Vegas on Wednesday to discuss contractual matters and his future with or, indeed, beyond the promotion. Shortly after it was announced that Conor McGregor would face Eddie Alvarez for the UFC lightweight title on November 12th, pushing the Irishman’s inaugural featherweight title defence further into an uncertain future, Aldo requested …

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Following Criticism Of UFC Silva Issues Apology To Dana White

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 9: Anderson Silva exit the Octagon after his fight against Daniel Cornier during the UFC 200 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 9, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

Despite calling the UFC out on their apparent mistreatment of Brazilian fighters signed to the promotion, former middleweight champion Anderson Silva has apologised to the organisation, in particular UFC president Dana White. Silva called the UFC out on their lack of respect for fighters hailing from Brazil, no doubt it being focused towards Jose Aldo’s recent fallout with the promotion …

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MMA Legend Wanderlei Silva Says Conor McGregor Fears Jose Aldo

Wanderlei Silva knows a thing or two about fear. He has, after all, struck it into many a heart in his day and seen it in many eyes. During his PRIDE FC prime, Silva was undoubtedly the most intimidating man in world MMA. He looked every bit ‘The Axe Murderer’ with his bowel-stimulating gaze and that strange, childish little hand-rolling …

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Dana White Answers Back To Jose Aldo Grievances

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 27: UFC president Dana White addresses the media during the UFC 205 press conference at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on September 27, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Following the announcement that Conor McGregor will jump up to 155 pounds and face Eddie Alvarez this November, current interim featherweight champion Jose Aldo has finally had enough and subsequently has asked for his release from the UFC. The tipping point for Aldo was the revelation that McGregor will not be stripped of his 145-pound belt – the one he lost to …

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Jose Aldo Launches Incredible Accusation At Dana White

Jose Aldo

Things between Jose Aldo and the UFC have become so poisonous that it’s hard to imagine the Brazilian not being cut from the promotion. With his eyes firmly on the goal of being released from his UFC contract, Jose Aldo is certainly ticking all the right boxes in order to see that ambition realised. Aldo has already claimed that he …

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Jose Aldo Says That He Will Tap Out Right Away In Next Fight If UFC Refuse To Release Him

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been involved in a couple of exceptionally brief contests during his 12-year MMA career. The Brazilian’s much anticipated bout with Conor McGregor in December 2015 lasted just 13 seconds, as Aldo was spectacularly felled with the first punch that his bitter rival landed. A number of years prior to that, in 2009, it …

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José Aldo Reveals Ludicrous Pay Demands Of Georges St-Pierre To Fight Conor McGregor At UFC 202

José Aldo has demanded to be released from his UFC contract following the announcement that Conor McGregor will take on Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205. Aggrieved by UFC president Dana White’s decision to allow McGregor remain as featherweight champion, after originally stating he should either fight Aldo or give up his belt, the Brazilian is ready to walk away from …

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Dana White Responds To Jose Aldo’s Call For Contract Release

When it was announced on Monday night that Conor McGregor will challenge Eddie Alvarez for the UFC lightweight title on November 12th at Madison Square Garden in New York, everyone was expecting an explosive outburst from one Jose Aldo. Instead, initially, what we got was calm. A tweet sent from Aldo’s official Twitter account read; “It is what it is …

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The Three Most Probable Scenarios For Conor McGregor & UFC 205

After the whirlwind saga that saw Conor McGregor announcing his retirement in the build up to UFC 200, it now looks as if the featherweight champion is once again caught up in some form of stand off with the promotion. Although weeks of rumours had suggested that a fight with Eddie Alvarez was on the fringe of confirmation, the news …

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Watch: Vicious Eddie Alvarez Video Shows What Conor McGregor Could Have In Store At UFC 205

Eddie Alvarez punches Rafael Dos Anjos

At present, the main event of UFC 205 is up in the air as negotiations between the promotion, Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez have reached a stand still.  On Wednesday evening, Dana White announced that the aforementioned bout had essentially been scrapped and instead, the company were trying to finalise a fight between the champion and the highly intimidating Khabib …

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