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Watch: Conor McGregor Predicts the Exact Shot That Will Finish Nate Diaz After UFC 196 Press Conference

Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz faced off at the UFC 196 press conference last night and fireworks ensued… It was the first time the Irishman and the American faced off since the news was confirmed that Diaz would be replacing the injured Rafael dos Anjos at the March 5th event. During the press conference itself, Diaz made some outlandish accusations …

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John Kavanagh Speaks About Conor McGregor’s Reaction To Rafael Dos Anjos Injury Drama

The initial impact of the news that Rafael dos Anjos had withdrawn from UFC 196 must have caused a few manic, anger-filled moments in the Conor McGregor camp. UFC president Dana White’s interview with Yahoo! Sports on Tuesday evening seemed to back up that assumption. “When we told Conor, he said, ‘Come on! This [expletive] guy! Oh my God! He’s pulling …

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Confirmed: Conor McGregor Will Face Nate Diaz At Welterweight On March 5th

Thankfully, we didn’t have to wait long. Less than 24 hours after the news broke that Rafael dos Anjos had withdrawn from his March 5th super-fight with Conor McGregor, the Brazilian’s short-notice replacement has been announced. UFC President Dana White appeared on ESPN SportsCenter to confirm that Nate Diaz had been selected to fill the coveted spot opposite the featherweight …

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Why Conor McGregor Doesn’t Deserve The Lightweight Title Shot

With the wheels threatening to come off the Conor McGregor bandwagon at any minute, it comes as no surprise that the Dubliner is being considered to face Rafael dos Anjos at 155 for the lightweight belt. But why does he get to skip all the other lightweight contenders? It has to be asked – does Conor McGregor deserve to change weight …

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The UFC Poll Fans On Who Conor McGregor Should Fight Next, And The Results Are Surprising

The results of this UFC poll regarding the future of Conor McGregor may be a tad surprising to most MMA fans. Speculation regarding the identity of Conor McGregor’s next opponent has been rampant ever since the Dubliner detonated his explosive left-hand on the unfortunate chin of Jose Aldo at UFC 194. This conjecture has been fuelled primarily by the fact …

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Joe Rogan Discusses Plan To Stop Conor McGregor And Nate Diaz Killing Each Other Pre-Fight

MMA fans seem to be split down the middle regarding who they would like to see Conor McGregor battle in his lightweight debut. While some are already getting excited about the prospect of seeing “The Notorious” one in tough against the reigning 155lb champion, Rafael dos Anjos, others would prefer McGregor to take on the sport’s most belligerent badass, Nate …

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Nate Diaz: ‘Joe Silva Said The Conor McGregor Fight Is On’

The UFC’s matchmaker has apparently told lightweight Nate Diaz that he will be next to fight the Irish featherweight king. Speaking to Ariel Helwani after his victory over Michael Johnson in Orlando last night, Nate Diaz confirmed that he had words with UFC V.P  for Talent Relations, Joe Silva. Nate’s rant in the post-fight interview made it clear that he wants to fight Conor McGregor, and …

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Conor McGregor Would Be Committing Suicide By Moving To Lightweight Claims Frankie Edgar’s Manager

The identity of Conor McGregor’s next opponent is the hottest topic of discussion in the MMA world at the moment, and after the results of last night’s UFC on Fox 17 show things have gotten even more interesting. Three different fighters called Conor McGregor out in their post-fight interviews at the Orlando event. Featherweight Charles Oliveira was the first to …

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Conor McGregor Brilliantly Responds To Diaz & Dos Anjos Callouts

It seems everyone in the UFC wants to fight Conor McGregor at the moment… Of four fights on the UFC on Fox 17 main card, two fighters called out Conor McGregor directly after winning their bouts. Nate Diaz pulled off a surprise victory against Michael Johnson and subsequently lost the plot, dropping several f-bombs as he desperately claimed that he was …

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Watch: Nate Diaz Flips And Calls Out Conor McGregor Live On Fox

Nate Diaz snapped on Conor McGregor immediately after his superb upset victory over Michael Johnson. The irate Diaz called out McGregor, who he accuses of ducking him at UFC 189 in July, in his post-fight interview in the Octagon earlier today. It came after the Stockton lightweight struck his way to a unanimous decision over contender Michael Johnson on UFC on Fox 17. …

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Conor McGregor Made Cerrone And Dos Anjos Look Like “B*tches” Says UFC Lightweight

UFC lightweight, Nate Diaz, wasn’t impressed with how his divisional peers, Donald Cerrone and Rafael dos Anjos, responded to the verbal onslaughts of Conor McGregor at the Go Big press conference Friday. Conor McGregor was all-over the two men, who are set to contest the UFC lightweight title in December, for the entire event. Though Cerrone did get a couple of nice …

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