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Will Conor McGregor Be Stripped Of His Featherweight Crown By The UFC?

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 4: Conor McGregor of Ireland entertains the fans during the UFC 196 Weigh-in at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 4, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Conor McGregor’s ascension in the Featherweight ranks of the UFC was just about as quick as any other fighter in any weight class, in history. His decision to move up in weight immediately after toppling long-time champion Jose Aldo, however, has left the Featherweight division at a standstill. Originally the novel idea of McGregor, the ‘Moneyweight’ fighter, bouncing between the …

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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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A Conor McGregor Vs Nate Diaz Rematch At UFC 200 Makes No Sense

TORRANCE, CA - FEBRUARY 24: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor (L) and lightweight contender Nate Diaz (R) participate in a news conference with moderator Dave Sholler (C), UFC vice president of public relations, at UFC Gym February 24, 2016, in Torrance, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

We’re only a few weeks detached from the rollercoaster that was UFC 196 and already the Ultimate Fighting Championship plans to feed us a second helping. According to reports from multiple online sources, the promotion plans to pit Conor McGregor against Nate Diaz once again at UFC 200 this July. It makes very little sense that this bout is even …

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UFC Champ Labels Conor McGregor A ‘Prostitute Who’d Sell His Own Ass’

Well, this wasn’t very nice… Conor McGregor and UFC Heavyweight Champion Fabricio Werdum don’t really like each other and haven’t for some time. The beef started a while back when the Irishman questioned Werdum’s decision to pull out of the initially scheduled UFC 196 due to an injured foot. McGregor attacked Werdum’s decision to pull out during a video acceptance …

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UFC’s Biggest Heavyweights Set To Clash At UFC 200

The much-anticipated UFC 200 scheduled for July 9th may finally have its first official fight. Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez is reportedly set to face Travis Browne at the event, which will be the first show held at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Sources close to Fox Sports and a report on UFC Tonight confirmed the fight, …

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Harry Kane Calls Out Conor McGregor With Hilarious Photoshop

Tottenham striker Harry Kane called out Conor McGregor on Twitter today with a bit of a tongue in cheek post.  Harry Kane has been in sensational form for Tottenham Hotspurs this season, having scored 19 goals in the Premier League as Mauricio Pochettino’s men continue to push for the title. However, it seems football isn’t the only sport Kane is …

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Rashad Evans Explains How He Knew Nate Diaz Would Beat Conor McGregor

Just like gods recognize gods, champions recognize champions and former UFC light heavyweight holder Rashad Evans noticed a very different Conor McGregor before his showdown with Nate Diaz at UFC 196. Evans spoke to Ariel Helwani on this week’s edition of the MMA Hour(via MMA Fighting), citing McGregor’s behavior before UFC 196 as “different”, enough of a change to sway him …

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Georges St-Pierre Gets Called Out For UFC 200

DAYTONA BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 22: Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone looks on as he presents NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick (not pictured) with an UFC belt at Daytona International Speedway on February 22, 2014 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images)

UFC 200 could be the biggest event in the history of the promotion, especially if Donald Cerrone gets his way. Anticipation is already growing for UFC 200 following the shock defeats to Conor McGregor and Holly Holm last weekend at UFC 196. With both looking for redemption, both will likely be part of the headliners for the July event. Now, …

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Paige VanZant Joins ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Season 22 Cast

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UFC strawweight prospect Paige VanZant isn’t returning to the octagon anytime soon, announcing this week she will appear on Season 22 of hit television show ‘Dancing with the Stars’, as she switches four-ounce gloves for dancing shoes. The cast was announced on Tuesday’s “Good Morning America”, with many well-known athletic stars making up its cast, including Von Miller of the Denver Broncos and …

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Frankie Edgar Explains What Conor McGregor Must Do To Silence Doubters

Since Conor McGregor’s loss to Nate Diaz at UFC 196, a number of haters have risen from the woodwork criticizing the featherweight champion and questioning his ability. Jose Aldo and Rafael Dos Anjos have perhaps fired the most substantial amount of hate at the ‘Notorious’ Irishman with Aldo calling McGregor a ‘pussy’ in a tweet sent out immediately after the …

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Holly Holm Has A Message For Miesha Tate As UFC 200 Looms

LAS VEGAS, NV - MARCH 05: Holly Holm punches Miesha Tate during the UFC 196 event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on March 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

The dust is still settling after an epic night of upsets at UFC 196, and already Holly Holm’s eyes are turning to UFC 200. The biggest story from the weekend’s event was the shock defeat suffered by Conor McGregor at the hands of Nate Diaz. Already analysed to death, it’s clear that while McGregor lived up to his ‘anytime, anybody, …

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