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Conor McGregor Fan Pens Epic Rant Slating Diaz Trilogy

Despite the fact that it is currently the heavy favourite for Conor McGregor’s comeback bout, there seems to be a huge lash back against the highly mooted Nate Diaz trilogy bout. On Wednesday, Conor McGregor seemed to finally confirm that his post-Mayweather celebrations were over and he had returned to SBG Ireland for training. A post shared by Conor McGregor …

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Watch: Mighty Mouse Scores Absolutely Incredible Submission, Sets New Record For UFC Title Defences

Demetrious Johnson surpassed former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva on Saturday night, as he became the sole holder of the record for most consecutive UFC title defences by submitting Ray Borg in the fifth round to retain the promotion’s flyweight title in Las Vegas. Johnson was brilliant if not completely spectacular throughout the co-main event of UFC 216, out-grappling the …

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Watch: UFC 216 – Ferguson/Lee Extended Preview

The UFC have released an extended preview for next month’s eagerly anticipated showdown between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee. UFC 216 will play host to a truly spectacular matchup between two of the very best lightweights on the planet as Tony Ferguson looks to cement his spot as the division’s number-1 contender by taking out the hotly-tipped prospect Kevin Lee. …

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Dana White: Tony Ferguson Will Face Kevin Lee For UFC Interim Lightweight Title In October

On Tuesday evening, MMAFighting journalist Ariel Helwani reported that the UFC were targeting an interim lightweight title bout between Tony ‘El Cucuy’ Ferguson and ‘The Motown Phenom’ Kevin Lee at UFC 216 on October 7th in Las Vegas. According to the report, the fight had been agreed upon but not officially signed. Speaking to the media following the latest episode …

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A Grand Total Of Seven Fights Announced For October’s UFC 216 Card

The UFC 216 card was looking bare until Tuesday evening when the promotion suddenly announced a host of fights for the showcase which is set to take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on October 7th. Taking official rankings into account, the most significant bouts added were Beneil Dariush vs. Evan Dunham and John Moraga vs. Magomed Bibulatov. …

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