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Khabib Snubs NSAC Anti-Bullying PSA, Puts Las Vegas On Blast

The UFC lightweight champion isn’t about to sell himself short in order to book a hasty return to the UFC octagon following his NSAC hearing earlier this week. In fact, it is looking increasingly likely that Khabib Nurmagomedov will be sitting out until his teammates Zubaira Tukhugov and Abubakar Nurmagomedov are eligible to fight following their involvement in the now-infamous …

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McGregor’s Lawyer Might Have Just Leaked A Major Announcement

Conor McGregor’s lawyer posted and then quickly deleted an Instagram story that had fans speculating over an imminent fight announcement. Most of the time, it’s often wise to steer clear of such things but this time around, it really seemed quite blatant. McGregor’s Ireland-based lawyer Graham Kenny posted the following picture to his official Instagram story before deleting it shortly …

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Conor McGregor Loses Out But Can Hold His Head High After Proud Display

(L-R) Floyd Mayweather Jr. throws a punch at Conor McGregor during their super welterweight boxing match on August 26, 2017 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

  Brian Barry reports from the T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, as Conor McGregor fell to Floyd Mayweather despite putting in a performance that many believed to be unlikely. “It will never happen. A preposterous idea driven by money.” Whatever your thoughts were, here we are… After months of trash-talking, insults being fired each direction, and unprecedented hype, Conor McGregor and …

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Letter From Las Vegas: The Irish Have Invaded And Sin City Is Green

Nevada , United States - 24 August 2017; The T-Mobile Arena prior to the boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Conor McGregor at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, USA, on Saturday August 26. (Photo By Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Brian Barry reports from Las Vegas after a hectic Friday in the desert city… “The Irish are being outpriced.” “The tickets are too expensive.” “Sales have been poor.” But nothing had been remarked about the quantity travelling. Make no mistake about it, the Irish have arrived in their thousands. It was clear to this scribbler from the second he stepped …

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Mick Konstantin Talks Inspiration Behind Viral Conor McGregor Anthem

Floyd you better watch out, because the Irish are coming… Following on from the irrepressible anthem of Euro 2016 “Taking Over France”, Mick Konstantin is back with his ukulele to spearhead another Irish invasion. This time, a takeover of Las Vegas, on August 26 for Conor McGregor’s cross-code superfight with Floyd ‘Money Mayweather. The traveling hordes of McGregor fans are …

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Conor McGregor Sends Severe Warning To The UFC Amid Continued Floyd Mayweather Talks

Conor McGregor has made a characteristically provocative statement to both the UFC and his fellow athletes in his latest Instagram post, one that features his long-term mentor, Lorenzo Fertitta. Conor McGregor’s career has seen him display the type of ambition that few human beings – never mind sports stars – can match, and it’s a combination of that drive and …

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Dominick Cruz vs Cody Garbrandt: The Bantamweight King Or The Young Pretender?

INGLEWOOD, CA - JUNE 04: Urijah Faber (blue gloves) and Dominick Cruz (red gloves) during their bantamweight championship bout at UFC 199 at The Forum on June 4, 2016 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

Will Dominick Cruz or Cody Garbrandt come out on top tonight in Las Vegas? The UFC’s bantamweight division has become something of a shark-tank in recent times. Its top 10 currently boasts some of the promotion’s most highly-touted prospects in any weight division and going into 2017, it will be interesting to see how recognisable the landscape at 135lbs will look …

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Watch The UFC 207 Ceremonial Weigh-Ins Live: Ft. Ronda Rousey, Amanda Nunes, Dominick Cruz And More

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11: UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion Amanda Nunes faces off with Ronda Rousey after UFC 205 Weigh-ins in preparation for their UFC 207 fight that will take place on December 30, 2016 at Madison Square Garden on November 11, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Tonight will finally see this weekend’s UFC 207 combatants come face-to-face and step onto the scales as they enter the final hours of preparation ahead of tomorrow’s highly-anticipated fight card in Las Vegas. The weigh-ins will feature the likes of the defending women’s 135lb champion Amanda Nunes, her opponent, the returning Ronda Rousey, the now-legendary men’s bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, …

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Devon Alexander Thinks McGregor Vs Mayweather Could Still Happen

Former WBC light welterweight champion Devon Alexander thinks that a potential super fight between retired boxer Floyd Mayweather and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor could still happen despite anticipation for the potential super fight simmering in the aftermath of McGregor’s win over Nate Diaz at UFC 202. Rumours of a boxing match between McGregor and Mayweather have been circulating for months now with …

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UFC 200 Preview: Brock Lesnar Vs Mark Hunt

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 18: UFC heavyweight contender Mark Hunt poses during the Ultimate Media Day on March 18, 2016 in Brisbane, Australia. (Photo by Matt Roberts/Getty Images)

UFC 200 takes place this Saturday night, July 9th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. With the bout between Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones now removed from the card, Brock Lesnar versus Mark Hunt has since been announced as the new main event for this weekend’s big UFC spectacle. Superimposed with the tag line “The Beast is on the Hunt”, …

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