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McGregor To Be Stripped Of Title As Ferguson V Nurmagomedov Looks Set For UFC 223 [Report]

It appears that the UFC lightweight division is in for a mammoth shake-up if emerging reports are suggesting that Tony Ferguson will take on Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223 for the lightweight title. Currently held by Conor McGregor, speculation has been rife that the Irishman, who has not fought in the Octagon since November 2016, will be stripped of his title …

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John Kavanagh: Tyron Woodley Is No Challenge For Conor McGregor

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John Kavanagh firmly believes Conor McGregor can become the first man to hold UFC championships in three different weight classes. The SBG Ireland chief was recently in the land Down Under doing a promotional tour with various media outlets and during a recent interview/Q & A in Sydney, Kavanagh was asked how does he see a potential welterweight title fight with …

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Opinion: Why Tony Ferguson Is A Much Scarier Matchup For Conor McGregor Than Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC 209’s co-main event has finally been set in stone. Khabib Nurmagomedov will face off against Tony Ferguson for the interim lightweight championship but out of the two, who exactly poses the greatest threat to the undisputed champ, Conor McGregor? At UFC 205 late last year, the featherweight champion Conor McGregor made history when he dismantled top-tier lightweight veteran and …

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Defiant Conor McGregor Has No Desire To Vacate A Belt Post UFC 205

UFC 205 is just around the corner and tonight the main event’s two protagonists, Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez, took part in a media conference call which, as usual, saw a healthy dose of insults, classic one-liners and dramatic revelations. For Conor McGregor, this is just another day in the life of the biggest star of the UFC. Equally at …

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