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5 Current UFC Fighters With Professional Boxing Experience

In an unexpected and somewhat bizarre turn of events, the focus of the combat sports world has become fixated upon the story, substantial or otherwise, that Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor may be entertaining the idea of facing each other in a boxing match. While most have written this off as deluded fantasy or tabloid nonsense, …

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Joseph Duffy’s Next UFC Fight Has Been Confirmed

Another intriguing match-up has been added to what is already lining up to be a mammoth week in fighting after it it has been announced today that Joseph Duffy is set to face Canadian Mitch Clarke at UFC Fight Night 90. Heading to #UFCVegas! @Duffy_MMA vs. @MitchClarkeMMA on July 7! pic.twitter.com/PvfTUu2Cra — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) April 28, 2016 The fight, which will …

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Dustin Poirier Hits Back At Conor McGregor With Excellent Jibe

Conor McGregor is noted for his trash-talking, and he often takes to social media to get his message across. Love him or hate him, you cannot deny that the UFC featherweight champion has character. Last night, he took to Twitter to take a shot at former opponents, including José Aldo and Dustin Poirier. This line of work is not for everyone. …

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Joe Duffy’s Manager: ‘Conor McGregor Doesn’t Want Rematch, Joe Would Run Through Him’

Former Cage Warriors CEO Graham Boylan made the big claims regarding Conor McGregor prior to Duffy’s loss to Dustin Poirier at the weekend. Joe Duffy’s well documented victory over the Dubliner in 2010 appeared to have vacated the minds of the MMA world, with Conor McGregor’s world title win in December. This latest statement from Boylan though may reopen the conversation – if …

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Pics: Joseph Duffy And Dustin Poirier Both Look Pretty Banged-Up In Recent Social Media Posts

Joseph Duffy’s fight with Dustin Poirier at UFC 195 was a grinding, punishing war and that violent story was written on both their faces in it’s aftermath. Poirier’s nose gushed blood in sickening fashion, beginning in the very first round, while Duffy’s left-eye was swollen grotesquely. The true extent of the damage, however, wasn’t as apparent in the cage as …

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Tweet: Joseph Duffy Vs Dustin Poirier May Have Set UFC Record

When it was announced that the crunch lightweight clash between Joseph Duffy and Dustin Poirier would take place on the Fight Pass prelims at UFC 195, it caused quite a stir. It wasn’t simply because the fighters involved were too high-caliber for such a slot or because the fight seemed too important. Some of the commotion was also due to …

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Video: UFC Release Spine Tingling Joseph Duffy Promo

Joseph Duffy takes to the octagon tonight for the biggest fight of his MMA career to date, as he faces Dustin Poirier at UFC 195. The Donegal native was due to face the American at UFC Fight Night Dublin, but had to pull out due to concussion. Nonetheless, there is major hype surrounding the fight, and Duffy has made some …

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Dana White Blasts UFC Fan On Twitter Over Scheduling Complaint

The wait is almost over for UFC 195, with Robbie Lawlor versus Carlos Condit headlining the card. However, Irish MMA fans are most looking forward to Joseph Duffy against Dustin Poirier. The pair were due to headline the UFC Dublin card in October, but Duffy did not pass the concussion protocols, so it was postponed until tonight. However, on paper it …

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The UFC Reveal Their Top Ten Newcomers Of 2015

With the last UFC event of 2015 now in the books, the promotion’s official website have released a list of the Top Ten Newcomers of 2015. As one would expect, the Thomas Gerbasi penned list is made-up primarily of prospects who have yet to make a real impact at the highest level but look likely to do so in the …

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Conor McGregor’s Talk Will Come Back To Bite Him Says Joseph Duffy

After Joseph Duffy was forced to withdraw from the main event of UFC Fight Night 76 thanks to a concussion, Conor McGregor took the opportunity to berate his former conqueror.  McGregor first took to Twitter in order to criticize the Donegal native, before continuing his tirade in an interview with the Irish Independent. “They think they can do what I do …

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Firas Zahabi Thinks That Joseph Duffy Would Have Fought Norman Parke On Short Notice At UFC Dublin

Tristar’s head coach, Firas Zahabi, understands Dustin Poirier’s decision to turn down a fight with Norman Parke on short notice, but he thinks Joseph Duffy would have done things differently if the proverbial shoe was on the other foot. After Duffy was withdrawn from the main event of the UFC’s Dublin show mere hours before the scheduled weigh-in, Poirier was …

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Poirier Vs Duffy Re-Booked For UFC 195 In January

Following the cancellation of their scheduled UFC Dublin bout, Dustin Poirier and Joseph Duffy have been rebooked to meet at UFC 195 on January 2 in Las Vegas. The fight was originally slated for the main event in Ireland, but Duffy suffered a concussion on his last day of sparring just before leaving his camp in Montreal. UFC officials told him to undergo a …

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