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Tony Ferguson Says Nate Diaz Is Like A ‘Bad Ex-Girlfriend’

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 01: Tony Ferguson holds an open workout for fans and media inside T-Mobile Arena on March 1, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Tony Ferguson is relentless in his quest for UFC gold. The former Ultimate Fighter season 13 welterweight winner is the clear number one contender in the UFC’s most stacked division, yet he can’t seem to get an opponent. El Cucuy quietly accumulated a string of exceptional victories beginning way back in 2012 after a decision loss to Michael Johnson. Since …

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McGregor-Diaz II Astonishingly Not The Biggest PPV Fight In UFC History

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It’s quite clear that a third and final fight between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz will proceed after Saturday night’s gargantuan encounter, but in a surprising turn the fight was not the highest pay-per-view in UFC history. However, that is not to say that the figures posted are anything but phenomenal. UFC 202 recorded 1.5 million PPV numbers in what has become …

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How Does Conor McGregor Beat Nate Diaz At UFC 202?

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 5: Nate Diaz punches Conor McGregor during UFC 196 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

After weeks and weeks of rumours and constant speculation over who the ‘Notorious’ would fight next, we find ourselves back where we started. Diaz vs McGregor 2, had a very negative response when it was first announced for UFC 200 back in March but now, after all the drama that has ensued, it suddenly has a new appeal. On March …

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Dominick Cruz Believes McGregor Couldn’t Mentally Break Nate Diaz

UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is currently preparing for his upcoming title defense at UFC 199 but spared some time to talk about the always entertaining Conor McGregor. Cruz is locking horns with Urijah Faber at the event next weekend at The Forum in Inglewood, California, bringing to boil a nine-year rivalry between the two. However, McGregor was the burning …

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Could Conor McGregor And Nate Diaz Change Fighter Pay Forever?

As the most drawn out saga in MMA news continues, Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor are still no closer to a rematch following a meeting between Diaz and the UFC brass. Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta flew out to California to meet with the Stockton native in his hometown, but the UFC president was not happy with the outcome. Talks reportedly …

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Opinion: McGregor May Have A Point When It Comes To Media Distractions

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 12: Conor McGregor speaks at a post-fight press conference after beating Jose Aldo in their featherweight title fight during UFC 194 at MGM Grand Garden Arena on December 12, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor won with a first-round knockout. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Since Conor McGregor joined the Ultimate Fighting Championship his relationship with the promotion has been fruitful for both parties. From his post-fight interview following his knockout win over Marcus Brimage to the entertaining lead up to his recent fight with Nate Diaz in early March, the Dublin-born fighter is fun to watch and a money-maker for the promotion. Things started …

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Retired Middleweight Believes Conor McGregor Currently In ‘Contract Dispute’ With UFC

Retired UFC middleweight Chael Sonnen has weighed in on the recent Conor McGregor retirement news and the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s decision to pull him from the UFC 200 card. McGregor began the circus show on Tuesday when he tweeted saying he plans to ‘retire young’ from the sport, starting a social media storm and putting his scheduled welterweight bout against Nate …

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Conor McGregor Analysed UFC 196 Submission Defeat 20 Times Before Post-Fight Press Conference

Mixed martial artists are an obsessed bunch and UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is well known for his dedication to the training aspect of the sport and the mental game that comes along with it. The Irishman tasted defeat inside the octagon for the first time at UFC 196 in early March, victim to Nate Diaz’s honed jiu-jitsu skills, eventually tapping …

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Is There Going To Be Three Title Fights At UFC 200?

Taking place at the brand new T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, UFC 200 is looking likely to break every record in the UFC. With 10 fights including two title fights confirmed, neither going to be the Main Event and possibly not even the co-Main Event, how are the UFC planning on fitting so many five round fights on one card …

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Opinion: UFC 200 Has Become an Exciting But Frustrating Mess

Unless you’re living under a rock, you may have heard on Wednesday that Conor McGregor will once again face Nathan Diaz at UFC 200 this July. The brash Irishman is currently the featherweight champion and due to his need to entertain Diaz at welterweight, it has spawned a featherweight co-main event for the interim title between Jose Aldo and Frankie …

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