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Daniel Cormier Admits He’s Not At 100% Ahead Of UFC 230

UFC 200 Daniel Cormier Weigh-in

The UFC’s dual-weight world champion Daniel Cormier has admitted that he took his UFC 230 bout with Derrick Lewis despite carrying an injury to his hand. Cormier well and truly saved the UFC’s blushes after the unanimously underwhelmed reaction to their decision to rebook Valentina Shevchenko from UFC 231 to a 125lb title bout against the relatively unknown Sijara Eubanks. …

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Luke Thomas Unveiled As The New Host Of The MMA Hour

MMAFighting’s Luke Thomas will take the reins following Ariel Helwani’s departure from his role as host of the iconic YouTube chatshow The MMA Hour. MMAFighting staple Luke Thomas has been revealed as the man who will take over hosting duties on the weekly mixed martial arts show The MMA Hour following the departure of its creator and original host, Ariel Helwani. …

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Yoel Romero Lays His Beef With Michael Bisping To Rest

LAS VEGAS, NV - DECEMBER 12: Yoel Romero celebrates after a middleweight fight against Ronaldo Souza during UFC 194 on December 12, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Yoel Romero has chosen to put his beef with the former middleweight champion Michael Bisping to rest following the Brit’s decision to retire. UFC 225 is now just around the corner and with the middleweight title up for grabs, things could look quite different at 185lbs when all is said and done next weekend. Yoel Romero came up short last …

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Tyron Woodley Goes In-Depth Into How You Defeat Nate Diaz

Tyron Woodley has given his breakdown of how exactly he would go about taking out one of the sport of MMA’s most notoriously tough-chinned customers as speculation about him fighting Nate Diaz grows. The UFC’s welterweight champion has found himself on the verge of signing on to compete against one of the sport’s biggest names in Diaz, but he says the ongoing …

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Watch: ‘Me And You Got Problems’ UFC Lightweight Kevin Lee Goes Straight At Ariel Helwani On The MMA Hour

UFC lightweight Kevin Lee hasn’t really needed any help in generating headlines as of late. In November, after he submitted Magomed Mustafaev in Belfast, Lee cut a very heelish promo in which he antagonized the hometown fans and called out UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor. The line, “I would put McGregor on his back right now in this arena and …

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Conor McGregor’s Striking Coach Wants ‘The Notorious’ To Take Another Super-Fight Next

“There’s options,” Conor McGregor told the world’s MMA media as he sat before them at the UFC 205 post-fight press conference. “There always is many options after these events. I’m happy with that – options are always a good thing.” It wasn’t the first time that McGregor had expressed such sentiment after a fight, but the wealth of options laying …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Manager Details Bizarre Message The Russian Sent Conor McGregor On Twitter

Khabib Nurmagomedov is becoming more and more like the villain from a cheesy 1980’s sports movie with every passing day. The sight of the Russian ruthlessly pounding on a near helpless Michael Johnson at UFC 205 whilst casually instructing him to face the inevitable and quit was almost surreal. As was watching him converse with UFC president Dana White, who …

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John Kavanagh’s Latest Comments Suggest Conor McGregor Could Breeze Back To Featherweight

Though UFC president Dana White has been adamant that Conor McGregor will relinquish one title should he add the lightweight belt to the featherweight strap already in his possession at UFC 205, ‘The Notorious’ Irishman’s recent comments don’t support that suggestion. At the UFC 205 press conference back in late September, McGregor told members of the media and fans who …

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Watch Live: John Kavanagh Speaks On The MMA Hour Before UFC 205

UFC Fight Night Dublin, 3 Arena, Dublin 24/10/2015 Cathal Pendred vs Tom Breese Coach John Kavanagh Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

John Kavanagh speaks to Ariel Helwani before UFC 205 this coming weekend. It’s finally fight week in New York, as Conor McGregor aims for history at UFC 205. The brash Dubliner takes on Eddie Alvarez in the main event, and is bidding to become the promotion’s first ever two-weight world champion. This promises to be the biggest ever UFC card, …

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Watch: Sage Northcutt Simultaneously Insults Mickey Gall And CM Punk

CLEVELAND, OH - SEPTEMBER 10: Mickey Gall celebrates his victory over CM Punk during the UFC 203 event at Quicken Loans Arena on September 10, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

UFC Welterweight Sage Northcutt has said that Mickey Gall’s wins over CM Punk and Mike Jackson were a bit like ‘fighting someone’s dad’ after Gall called out Northcutt following the former’s first round finish over CM Punk at UFC 203. Northcutt questioned the experience and credibility of Gall’s two UFC opponents and said that if he and Gall fight in the …

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