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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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Conor McGregor Breaks Down UFC 229 Post-Fight Punch, Thanks NSAC

The former UFC featherweight and lightweight champion took a moment to draw attention to his post-fight handy-work during the UFC 229 skirmish. We’re sure Conor McGregor was feeling pretty chuffed today after being handed a relatively lenient ban and monetary fine for his involvement in the post-fight brawl that stood as one of the memorable and indeed ugly moments of …

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McGregor & Khabib “Indefinitely Suspended” by NSAC

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The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) have voted unanimously to extend its temporary suspensions of Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov following their part in the post-fight brawl. An investigation into the chaos following the UFC 229 fight is ongoing and the NSAC voted to extend those suspensions indefinitely until the investigation is over and formal complaints are filed. Speaking to ESPN, …

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McGregor Under Investigation From NSAC For Post Fight Mayhem

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The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) has confirmed that they will be filing a complaint against Conor McGregor for his role in the post-fight brawl which marred UFC 229.  McGregor’s purse was initially withheld before he was awarded his $3 million fee but the ‘The Notorious’ could still be in hot water for his actions post-fight. Initially, it seemed that …

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McGregor Gets His Way As Heavily Linked Referee Now Deemed Ineligible For Aug 26

Team McGregor has recently been given a real boost as Kenny Bayless, the man responsible for reffing some of Floyd Mayweather’s most iconic wins, has been declared ineligible for August 26th’s showdown in Las Vegas. Small advantages can often add up to pay massive dividends in a sport as unpredictable as boxing so when Team McGregor recently received word from …

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NSAC Finally Rule On Brock Lesnar’s Failed UFC 200 Drug Tests

After what seemed like an age, the Nevada State Athletic Commission have finally punished former-UFC heavyweight title holder Brock Lesnar for his two failed drug-tests before his UFC 200 comeback victory over longtime contender, Mark Hunt. Lesnar tested positive for the anti-estrogenic agent, Hydoxy-clomiphene first in an out-of-competition testing on June 28, before testing positive once more for the same substance in …

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NSAC Director Reveals Real Fine For Conor McGregor; Claims Media Got It Wrong

Executive Director of the Nevada State Athletic Commission Bob Bennett has said that UFC Featherweight champion Conor McGregor was actually only fined $75,000 for his involvement in an August water bottle throwing incident with Nate Diaz, instead of the $150,000 figure that was widely reported by media outlets last week. McGregor’s fine for his involvement in the fiasco was initially set at $25,000, …

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NSAC Will Have A Job On Their Hands Getting McGregor To Pay $150,000 Fine

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 12: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor speaks to members of the media during an open workout at his gym on August 12, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor is scheduled to fight Nate Diaz in a welterweight rematch at UFC 202: Diaz vs. McGregor 2 on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)

UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor has responded to the recent $150,000 fine handed to him by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), telling the sport’s body to come and try take it. The Irishman made the comments when speaking to Rolling Stone (via MMA Junkie) on Friday, saying he’s uninterested in paying the fine he received for his part in a press conference incident …

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Daniel Cormier Not Happy With Choice of Referee for UFC 197 Rematch Against Jon Jones

Daniel Cormier Jon Jones and Daniel Comier on January 3, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier isn’t a happy camper this week as the Nevada State Athletic Commission handed out judging and referee assignments for his rematch with Jon Jones. Reported first by MMA Fighting, Herb Dean will once again be the third man inside the octagon for the April 23 main event in Las Vegas, Nevada, having previously overlooked their …

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