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Chad Mendes Claims A Former Foe Would “Destroy” Conor McGregor

Chad Mendes continues to show a complete lack of respect for the skills of his most recent conqueror, Conor McGregor. On Sunday, the California fighter was a guest on Submission Radio, and as usual he had plenty to say about his UFC 189 loss to the Irishman. First, Mendes addressed those fans that believe he “took a dive” in return for a payoff. “Come …

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Video: Fascinating Breakdown Of Conor McGregor’s Unique Fighting Style

Conor McGregor’s fighting style is expertly broken down in this 15-minute video. We recently alerted our readers’ attention to an interview with Conor McGregor’s training partner and friend, Tom Egan. In the hour long video “The Tank” discusses The Ultimate Fighter 22, of which he has an intimate knowledge, as well Conor’s training, mentality, style, his fight with Chad Mendes, and …

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Chad Mendes Talks About Those Infamous Conor McGregor Body Kicks From UFC 189

Chad Mendes was a guest on the Anik and Florian Podcast this past Monday, and the former UFC featherweight title contender was asked about the impact of those infamous Conor McGregor body kicks at UFC 189. Unsurprisingly, Mendes claimed that “The Notorious” has been greatly exaggerating the role that his body attack played in the story of their July 11th bout. Instead, …

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Watch: Conor McGregor On The Brink – Fantastic New Mini-Documentary About UFC 189

The UFC have released a new mini-documentary about Conor McGregor and his massive July 11th interim-featherweight title victory. UFC 189 was the ultimate MMA saga, replete with a number of distinct chapters. There was the original Conor McGregor vs Jose Aldo build-up that contained so much excitement, and had fans everywhere enraptured. Then, there was the drama surrounding Aldo’s injury, …

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Max Holloway Wants Conor McGregor At ‘That Little Irish Soccer Field’

UFC featherweight Max Holloway wants to Christen Croke Park’s UFC involvement with Irish hero and former opponent Conor McGregor. As a guest fighter this week at UFC Fight Night Dublin in Ireland, ‘Blessed’ Max Holloway has fielded many questions about the current interim Featherweight champ. The Hawaiian met McGregor at UFC Fight Night 26 in August 2013, and to date is the only UFC fighter …

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Video: Conor McGregor Looking Sharp And Slick In New Sparring Footage

Conor McGregor gives fans a sneak peek into his preparation for UFC 194 through his personal Instagram account. With a little under 8 weeks remaining until he steps through the octagon door in pursuit of UFC featherweight title unification, Conor McGregor’s training is approaching it’s most critical phase. His focus now will be fully trained on his December 12th task. …

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Video: Chad Mendes Was Looking For A Way Out Against Conor McGregor Says Frankie Edgar

UFC featherweight contender Frankie Edgar was a recent guest on The Anik and Florian Podcast, and he didn’t flatter his upcoming opponent, Chad Mendes, when it came time to discuss the Team Alpha Male representative’s efforts against Conor McGregor. The former UFC lightweight champion was asked if he felt he learned anything about his December 11th foe from his performance against …

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You Can Be Sure I Will Hurt Conor McGregor Like I Have Never Hurt Anyone Before – Jose Aldo

Jose Aldo told MMAFighting last week that after December 12th he wouldn’t have to talk about Conor McGregor anymore. The thought seemed to inspire him. For now, however, the featherweight champion seems happy enough to speak of what he plans to do to his Irish tormentor. Brazilian MMA media outlet Combate are reporting that a defiant and motivated Aldo recently expressed his …

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Urijah Faber On UFC 194: ‘Conor Winning Is F****ng Good For MMA’

Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor’s tenuous love-in continues as Faber had some high praise for the Irishman. The Team Alpha Male founder made the comments early this morning, and MMAJunkie Radio (via Steven Marrocco) got the scoop with the always interesting ‘California Kid’. He was first asked of his take on UFC 194’s main event, where McGregor, coming in off a …

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Conor McGregor’s Father Saw No Indication Of His Son’s “Showbiz Persona” Until After His UFC Debut

Conor McGregor’s father, Tony, was a guest on RTE Radio 1’s The Ryan Tubridy Show on Thursday, and he revealed some interesting things about his famous offspring. The elder McGregor told Tubridy about how Conor had gifted his entire family with brand new BMW’s, and cleared the mortgage on his parent’s home. He also spoke about his son’s upcoming fight with Jose …

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Video: Duane Ludwig Believes He Has Solved The Conor McGregor Riddle

Duane Ludwig, coach of current UFC bantamweight champion T.J Dillashaw, believes that he has solved “the Conor McGregor riddle”. The trainer has been at the the centre of quite a bit of controversy as of late. His feud with Team Alpha Male has turned particularly nasty, with Urijah Faber recently accusing Ludwig of making racist comments and being altogether unprofessional on …

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“I Couldn’t Stand-Up Straight” – Conor McGregor Reveals The Severity Of His Pre-UFC 189 Knee Injury

During last night’s interview with Ariel Helwani, Conor McGregor revealed the true extent of his pre-UFC 189 injury troubles. “The Notorious” Irishman’s coach, John Kavanagh, had divulged information about the situation in the past. The Straight Blast Gym Ireland head man stated that Conor had been unable to engage in any “live” MMA or wrestling training during camp. According to the fighter himself, …

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