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Top MMA Pundit Snaps After Amir Khan Claims He Could Beat Conor McGregor

Top pundit and former UFC fighter Brendan Schaub hasn’t taken too kindly to Amir Khan’s recent comments regarding MMA and a potential bout with Conor McGregor.  English boxer Amir Khan is currently preparing for a massive fight against Mexican Canelo Alvarez which is due to take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas this weekend. With the WBC middleweight title …

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Miesha Tate Isn’t Sorry About Recent Conor McGregor Comments

Miesha Tate

UFC woman’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate doesn’t care how you feel about her recent comments towards Conor McGregor and his withdrawal from the landmark UFC 200 event this July. “Cupcake” shared her dismay towards McGregor refusing to partake in media obligations for the upcoming show, leaving the 135-pound champ to pick up the pieces while shooting commercials to promote the …

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John Kavanagh Claims Impending Announcement On Conor McGregor’s Next Fight

With many speculating with regard to the ongoing dispute between Conor McGregor and the UFC, the featherweight champion’s coach has claimed on Facebook that a resolution is close to being reached. After the ‘Notorious’ Irishman was pulled from the UFC 200 card for failing to fulfill his media obligations, many feared that the relationship between the promotion and their biggest …

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Why Conor McGregor Is An MMA Pioneer

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

The label pioneer is generally reserved for those who were there at the beginning. By definition a pioneer is a person who is among the first to settle, use or apply. We take a look at why McGregor has earned the right to be considered a pioneer in MMA.  While the ‘Notorious’ was a mere tot when the UFC held its …

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Why Conor McGregor Shouldn’t Care In The Slightest About UFC 200

So, what really happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object? Over the past ten days, the very public back and forth between Conor McGregor and the UFC has seen media interest in the world of MMA reach heights that previously would have seemed unfathomable. Writing in The Irish Times on Saturday, Keith Duggan put it perfectly as he …

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Video: Promotion For UFC 200 Is Well Under Way

The first episode of the UFC 200 tour has been released, and it includes Frankie Edgar, Jose Aldo, Cain Velasquez, Travis Browne, Amanda Nunes, Miesha Tate and  new headliners Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier. UFC Embedded has become an integral part of the build up to big UFC PPV cards and it gives us a remarkable insight into life behind the …

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MMA Legend Comes Out In Strong Defence Of Conor McGregor During UFC Dispute

Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor can sleep easy tonight knowing he has a mixed martial arts legend fighting in his corner. Two-time UFC tournament winner Don Frye has backed the featherweight champion during his ongoing issues with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. McGregor was recently pulled from the landmark UFC 200 event this July by the promotion for refusing to participate in pre-fight media obligations. Frye …

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Twitter: Nate Diaz Hints At UFC 200 Exit

At last Friday’s UFC 200 press conference in Las Vegas, Nate Diaz told the gathered media that he had no interest in fighting anyone other than his originally scheduled opponent – Conor McGregor. “I didn’t ask for that fight but he asked for it and he wanted it. And if that ain’t going to happen, I’m going on vacation,” said …

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