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Watch: KO Artist Roy Nelson Gives His Verdict On Conor McGregor Vs Rafael Dos Anjos

Ahead of competing at UFC Fight Night, heavyweight contender Roy Nelson gave his thoughts on the 155lb. title fight between UFC featherweight champ Conor McGregor and lightweight champ Rafael Dos Anjos. Conor McGregor is moving up ten pounds to challenge for Dos Anjos’ lightweight title at UFC 196 on Saturday, March 5th, and yet another fighter in Roy ‘Big Country’ Nelson is …

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Pic: Donald Cerrone Walks Straight Out Of A Car Wreck And Into The Gym

Recent UFC lightweight title challenger Donald Cerrone was lucky to make it to training on Tuesday. Actually, he is lucky to be alive. The always casual Colorado “Cowboy” didn’t seem particularly rattled when he tweeted a picture of his smashed-up truck overturned on the side of the road, but it appears as though he was involved in a fairly serious …

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Conor McGregor’s Latest Twitter Activity Likely To Generate Plenty Of Speculation

Conor McGregor unleashed a salvo of tweets on Monday, the first and most intriguing of which left a lot of room for ambiguity. The UFC featherweight champion began his segmented rant with this attention grabbing, speculation generating post…. It's with ease, and with pleasure, that I gift the fans, and the company, back to back super-fights. — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) …

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Conor McGregor Should Do What Suits Him, F**k The Rest Of The Guys – UFC Featherweight

Some folks in the UFC featherweight division aren’t best pleased about Conor McGregor’s weight hopping adventures. Many feel that by ascending to the lightweight division with the 145lb belt in tow, the Irishman will be holding-up championship activity in the lighter weight-class. McGregor, however, claims that he will be busy enough to insure that the featherweight title is defended just …

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Pictures: These Conor McGregor Paintings Are Simply Breathtaking

Conor McGregor has been honoured in songs and stories, but now he is being depicted in these vivid cartoon paintings. The UFC featherweight champion is currently building up to an historic bout against Rafael Dos Anjos for the lightweight title, as he aims to take a belt of a Brazilian champion for the second time in as many fights. The …

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Dos Anjos: ‘Werdum Told Me To Throw A Bottle At Conor McGregor’

The Brazilian contingent aren’t too enamoured with the antics of Conor McGregor – heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum wanted Rafael Dos Anjos to take matters into his own hands prior to their bout at UFC 196. The press conference for UFC 197 (now renamed UFC 196 due to the cancellation of Werdum’s title defence) saw lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos show impressive …

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Jose Aldo Launches Incredible Rant At Dana White Over McGregor Rematch

Jose Aldo has finally broken his silence on his stance regarding a rematch with Conor McGregor… and he’s done it in pretty spectacular fashion. After Conor McGregor obliterated Jose Aldo to win the featherweight title in 13 seconds flat, three options essentially presented themselves to the ‘Notorious’ Irishman; allow Frankie Edgar a deserved shot at the featherweight crown, move up …

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No. 2 Pound-For-Pound UFC Fighter Gives Conor McGregor A Hell Of A Chance At UFC 197

Demetrious Johnson believes that Conor McGregor can get the job done at UFC 197, but that it depends on how Rafael Dos Anjos approaches the contest. Speaking to FightAffect, Johnson, current flyweight champion and number two ranked in the UFC’s ‘P4P’ list behind only Jon Jones, gave his measured take on how the blockbuster match-up between Conor McGregor and Rafael Dos Anjos may …

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Rafael Dos Anjos Wasn’t A Fan Of Conor McGregor’s Infamous ‘El Chapo’ Shirt

Conor McGregor certainly likes to wear clothes that garner attention, but the ensemble that he chose for last week’s UFC 197 press conference raised even more eyebrows than usual. The reason for this, apart from it’s obvious flamboyance, was that his shirt seemed to pay some form of homage to recently captured Mexican drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman, head …

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Tony Ferguson A ‘Little Upset’ That Conor McGregor Got 155lb Title Shot

The Lightweight contender, who’s won seven straight fights, was initially put out by Conor McGregor receiving a title shot in that very division. A superb win over dangerous Brazilian striker Edson Barboza in December propelled former Ultimate Fighter winner Tony Ferguson into the top five of the division’s rankings. While appearing on the MMA Hour, Ferguson was asked by host Ariel …

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