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MMA Vs Boxing: A Brief History Of Crossover Clashes

Seamus Raftery examines the history of crossover clashes between boxers and mixed martial artists. Conor McGregor is the most headline hogging athlete in the world today. This week, he has been all over the news due to the chaos surrounding UFC 189. Yesterday, he was grabbing the limelight for a different reason, however. Whilst a guest on, American chat show, …

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UFC: Who’s The Real Pound For Pound King (or Queen)?

With Jon Jones off duty and Chris Weidman and Daniel Cormier staking their claim with wins at the weekend, who is the Pound For Pound best in the UFC? UFC pound for pound rankings as at Monday, May 25, 2015: 1. Jose Aldo (Featherweight champ, UFC record: 7-0, undefeated for 9 1/5 years) 2. Demetrious Johnson (Flyweight champ, six title defences) 3. …

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Will UFC’s Rowdy Ever Return To WWE?

WWE has always had celebrity fans, but have any as dangerous as Ronda Rousey ever stepped into the squared circle? “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey shocked the world and guest-starred at WWE’s Wrestlemania 31 on Sunday night.  One of the lesser-known things about the UFC’s Bantamweight champion is that she is an avid wrestling fan, who often attends live events in the …

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Dublin, Make Some Noise When McGregor Comes To Town

If you were one of the 5,000 people to get a ticket for the Dublin leg of the UFC 189 press tour, I envy you. The energy in the Convention Centre on Tuesday promises to be riot like as Conor McGregor again faces off against UFC Featherweight Champion Jose Aldo.  In a drawn out but superb public relations move, Dana White …

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Shots Fired – McGregor and Aldo Face Off At UFC 189 Conference

The pandemonium is beginning to crank up with Aldo and McGregor coming together for the first official press conference ahead of their title fight.   The UFC’s World Tour Press Show, which aims to hit 5 countries in 12 days, kicked off today in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil and featured UFC 189 headliners Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo. The two …

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The Top 10 Sports Stars You Should Follow Right Now On Instagram

Here are the top ten athletes you (yes, you!) should be following on Instagram right now! (UPDATE: If you cannot see the pictures you can click on each individual post to open on Instagram) Ronda Rousey: The main attraction in women’s UFC certainly put the term ‘weaker sex’ to rest, with a mixture of photo shoots to get heart racing …

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UFC Is Home Sweet Holm For Holly

Undefeated women’s bantamweight standout Holly Holm has finally inked a deal with the world’s premier MMA organisation, the UFC. President of the UFC, Dana White, made the announcement on his official Twitter account: Welcome to the UFC @_HOLLYHOLM pic.twitter.com/BxNVy8SYTR — Dana White (@danawhite) July 10, 2014 The announcement comes after months of speculation that negotiations between Holm and the UFC …

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