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Will Georges St. Pierre Return To The UFC In 2016?

A story that seemed to be beaten to death is the possible return to the UFC of Georges ‘Rush’ St. Pierre but in light of recent speculation, perhaps the story still has life in it. Firas Zahabi (long-time coach of GSP), appeared on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani to discuss stories arising from the famed Tristar gym …

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UFC 200: Predicting The Full Main Card

UFC 200 LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 5: Conor McGregor punches Nate Diaz during UFC 196 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

The line-up for UFC 200 is as unpredictable now as it was this time last year. With the events of UFC 196 and the recent speculation surrounding a rematch between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor, trying to predict the card for the UFC’s biggest ever event is almost impossible. All that said, this writer is going to give it a …

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Nate Diaz Reveals Who He Wants To Fight Next

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 5: Nate Diaz celebrates after defeating 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)

Nate Diaz shocked the world at UFC 196 by submitting Conor McGregor. The Irishman was previously undefeated in the promotion, but moving up 25 pounds proved to be too big a challenge. McGregor is expected to return to 145 pounds to defend his featherweight title, and Diaz was quick to play down the prospect of a rematch, in an interview …

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Bookmakers Reveal Conor McGregor’s Most Likely Next Opponent

TORRENCE, CA - FEBRUARY 24: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor poses after a news conference with lightweight contender Nate Diaz at UFC Gym February 24, 2016, in Torrance, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Conor McGregor suffered his first defeat in the UFC on Saturday night, after being submitted by Nate Diaz. The outspoken Irishman is now in a tricky position, as he may have to return to the 145lb division with his tail firmly between his legs. There are several potential candidates being lined up for his next fight. Former featherweight title-holder José Aldo …

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Dana White Is ‘Open’ To Conor McGregor/Robbie Lawler Welterweight Title Fight

Speaking at the pre-UFC 196 press conference, White said he’s ‘open’ to 145lb. champion Conor McGregor fighting welterweight champion Robbie Lawler. The idea appeared preposterous at first. Conor McGregor is just three months removed from winning the featherweight belt against Jose Aldo at UFC 194 – a whole 25 pounds below the division that Robbie Lawler reigns supreme over. UFC …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Reveals Who He Wants To Face At UFC 200

The ambitions of UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor are truly frightening… Having just wrestled the featherweight (145lb.) crown from Jose Aldo’s grasp in December, Conor McGregor has been in the conversation for a further two world championships. Indeed, he was slated to challenge Rafael Dos Anjos for the lightweight (155lb.) title this weekend, before the latter withdrew due to injury. McGregor …

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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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Video: Robbie Lawler Is Asked If He Would ‘Smash’ Conor McGregor At Welterweight

The welterweight champion appeared on FOX Sports’ ‘UFC Tonight’ programme, where the McGregor question was thrust upon him. Going by an interview he conducted last night, featherweight champion Conor McGregor is fully intent on moving up a huge 25lbs. to the 170lb. division, where ‘Ruthless’ Robbie Lawler sits atop the pile. According to sources, McGregor plans on winning a third …

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