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Report: Max Holloway Vs Anthony Pettis On The Verge Of Being Declared Interim Featherweight Title Bout

Bizarrely, it appears as though UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier’s withdrawal from UFC 206 might lead to some high drama in the promotion’s featherweight division. With the American Kickboxing Academy representative unable to compete opposite Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson in the headliner as planned, the card is without a title fight. In an apparent attempt to remedy that problem, UFC officials …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Posts Video Of Things His Opponents Say Before & After They Fight Him

If you don’t follow Conor McGregor’s official Youtube channel, get on it.  Although McGregor’s Twitter and Instagram activity seems to be constantly monitored and reported on by the worldwide media, the Irishman’s official YouTube account seems to go relatively unnoticed. Unlike the account for the Irishman’s website, The Mac Life, it’s clear that McGregor runs his personal YouTube channel by …

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‘Big’ John McCarthy Discusses His Admiration For Conor McGregor’s UFC 205 Performance

MMA referee ‘Big’ John McCarthy is one of the sport’s most iconic figures. His tenure with the Ultimate Fighting Championship extends all the way back to UFC 2 in 1994, and since then he has established himself as the go-to referee when it comes to officiating the promotion’s most high profile bouts. His résumé speaks for itself and his knowledge …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Clarifies ‘Big’ Plans If He Doesn’t Get McGregor Fight Next

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 12: Khabib Nurmagomedov of Russia reacts against Michael Johnson of the United States in their lightweight bout during the UFC 205 event at Madison Square Garden on November 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images )

With a professional record of 24-0, it’s hard to argue against the legitimacy of a lightweight title shot for Khabib Nurmagomedov.  Speaking after UFC 205, the undefeated Russian labeled it as ‘number one bullshit’ that Conor McGregor could choose his next opponent rather than facing the number one contender in the 155 lbs division. In fact, such was Nurmagomedov’s level …

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UFC Conduct Official Poll To See Who Conor McGregor Should Fight Next

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 12: Conor McGregor of Ireland celebrates his victory over Eddie Alvarez in their UFC lightweight championship fight during the UFC 205 event at Madison Square Garden on November 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Brandon Magnus/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Although Dana White has stated that Conor McGregor will not be seen in the octagon again until after next May, speculation continues to build around who the ‘double champ’ will fight next.  McGregor himself has refused to nail down a timeline regarding his next fight and, speaking on the MMA Hour over the past two weeks, neither John Kavanagh nor …

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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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