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Conor McGregor Is Going To Have A Field Day When He Hears The Details Of Rafael Dos Anjos’ Injury

Rafael dos Anjos’ strength and conditioning coach, Nick Curson, has provided more information about the nature of the Brazilian’s injury, as well as how it came about. According to a tweet that Curson sent out only hours after the news of RDA’s withdrawal had emerged, the injury occurred during sparring when a teammate checked a kick from the 31-year-old veteran. …

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The World Reacts To Rafael Dos Anjos’ Withdrawal From UFC 196

The heartbreaking (or should we say foot-breaking) news of Rafael Dos Anjos’ injury and subsequent withdrawal shocked us all, and here’s the best of the reaction. With Dos Anjos due to face Conor McGregor on March 5, Conor’s own coach John Kavanagh succinctly summed up his feelings on the news in two characters. ūüôĀ ‚ÄĒ Coach Kavanagh (@John_Kavanagh) February 23, …

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Rafael Dos Anjos Injured, Will No Longer Fight Conor McGregor At UFC 196

Multiple reputable sources, including MMAFighting, are reporting that the highly-anticipated super-fight between UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and featherweight king Conor McGregor is off, as the Brazilian has withdrawn due to a foot injury. At this point the details of the situation remain sketchy, and it is unclear as to whether McGregor will remain on the UFC 196 card. …

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Watch: Epic New Mini-Documentary About Conor McGregor’s UFC 194 Exploits (Full)

There is an old saying, “You can’t know where you’re going until you know where you’ve been”.¬† With the UFC lightweight championship super-fight between Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos now agonisingly close,¬†Fox Sports have embraced the philosophy espoused in that phrase by releasing a new behind-the-scenes mini-documentary about “The Notorious” one’s last assignment. McGregor’s fight with Jose Aldo at …

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Could The End Finally Be Near For Conor McGregor?

Has Conor McGregor talked himself into trouble? Conor McGregor has been on the UFC roster for a couple of years now and it’s fair to say he has brought more publicity to the business than any other fighter before him, including Ronda Rousey. McGregor has burned through the featherweight division before finally devastating it’s long reigning king, Jose Aldo, in …

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Conor McGregor Plays With Fire In Awesome New UFC 196 Promo (Official)

One of the most enduring images from the UFC 194 edition of¬†Emdedded¬†was that of Conor McGregor extinguishing a candle’s flame with a beautifully snappy hook-kick. That bizarre scene, which likely unnerved the owners of the rented mansion that acted as it’s setting, has inspired the latest official teaser for McGregor’s fast-approaching battle with UFC lightweight supremo Rafael dos Anjos. The …

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Fan Shares Heartwarming Story About “Absolute Hero” Conor McGregor

On Sunday afternoon Pundit Arena published a story about Conor McGregor’s recent visit to Galway city and a video that had emerged of the jubilant scenes his presence created in Eyre Square. Included in that piece was this tweet from a man named Stevo Timothy, who had been fortunate enough to meet with the UFC featherweight champion. Finally, Farmer Michael …

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Video: Eddie Alvarez Wants ‘Easier’ Conor McGregor Over ‘Better’ Dos Anjos

The lightweight contender spoke to Inside MMA about the upcoming title fight between¬†Conor McGregor and Rafael¬†Dos Anjos at UFC 196. Coming in off a win over a former 155lb. champion in Anthony Pettis, Eddie Alvarez has every right to feel confident. The 32-year-old’s confidence is at such a high that he viewed a potential showdown with current featherweight champion, Conor …

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Watch: Dos Anjos Responds To McGregor’s ‘Cerrone Quit’ Comments With YouTube Video

When Conor McGregor announced his intention to fight for the lightweight title after defeating Jose Aldo at UFC 194, all eyes shifted to the then approaching title fight between Rafael dos Anjos and Donald ‚ÄėCowboy‚Äô Cerrone. Both fighters were in electrifying form heading into the titanic clash and, many felt that a victory for Cerrone would have made the most …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Causes Jubilant Scenes In Galway As He Emerges Through Sunroof To Greet Fans

With his massive super-fight against UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos looming large, Conor McGregor paid a visit to Galway city on Saturday night and enjoyed some much deserved down time. McGregor’s visit to the city was well-documented online, as pictures of the featherweight king posing with various fans began popping up on social media. Finally, Farmer Michael meets @TheNotoriousMMA …

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Watch: Brand New Promo For McGregor Dos Anjos Will Get You Pumped

Since the news was confirmed that Conor McGregor would be challenging Rafael Dos Anjos for the lightweight title at UFC 196, promos for the super-fight have been coming thick and fast on YouTube. This one begins with the infamous verbal duel that the two champions took part in at the brilliant Go Big press conference¬†last September and builds from there. …

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Conor McGregor’s Personality Hasn’t Changed Since His First Day At SBG Says John Kavanagh

John Kavanagh has long been saddled with the thankless task of explaining and defending MMA to the Irish public, as well as the mainstream media. In days past, Kavanagh’s appearances on radio or television may have been weighted more towards the former, but in the wake of Conor McGregor’s rise to prominence less explanation is necessary. Or so one would …

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