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Artem Lobov Breaks Silence, Explains Origins Of Khabib/McGregor Feud

Conor McGregor’s teammate Artem Lobov has broken his silence on the origins of the McGregor/Khabib feud which the Russian fighter was so heavily involved in. Speaking on ESPN journalist Ariel Helwani’s MMA show, Lobov explained that the animosity between the pair began when the current lightweight champion Khabib starting calling McGregor a “chicken.” “It might not sound very serious to you …

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Khabib Believes The UFC Had A Hand In April Bus Attack

Khabib Nurmagomedov recently entertained the possibility that the UFC had at least some hand in the events of the UFC 223 media day. Speaking to Ariel Helwani on ESPN, Khabib explained how the UFC had asked him repeatedly to be alone and away from his teammates during the UFC 223 media-day, something that had caused the Russian to consider their possible …

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Confident She’ll Be Champion Again Soon

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk has made it clear that she is not willing to make the jump to flyweight just yet as her work remains unfinished at 115lbs. After being linked to an eventual move to the 125lb division, many have speculated that a loss against Torres tonight could bring the former strawweight champion’s time as a 115lb-r to an end. For Jedrzejczyk, who will …

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Conor McGregor Deletes Cryptic Tweet Hinting At Weekend Plans

Conor McGregor posted and then quickly deleted a cryptic tweet, one that potentially hints at him being in the same city as Khabib this weekend. We’re only a matter of hours removed from Conor McGregor’s second appearance in the Brooklyn courts but now, with him now free to fight inside the octagon once again, speculation is rampant over his immediate …

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Robert Whittaker – “I’m Better At Everything Than Gastelum”

The UFC middleweight champion will defend his title against Kelvin Gastelum after spending six weeks filming the next season of The Ultimate Fighter alongside him. Robert Whittaker might just have claimed iconic status within the UFC’s middleweight division following his pair of scintillating victories over Yoel Romero. Two contrasting styles met over ten rounds to decide the title of 185lb champion and …

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Khabib Claims He Is In Talks With McGregor, Will Fight Him If It Happens This Year

Khabib Nurmagomedov has claimed that his team are in talks with Conor McGregor in the hopes of setting up his first title defense. The UFC’s lightweight division is under new management since the destructive force that is Khabib Nurmagomedov crowned himself as the divisional champ with a thoroughly dominant win over his short-notice replacement Al Iaquinta in the UFC 223 …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Names His Greatest MMA Fighter Of All-Time

The newly-crowned lightweight champion of the world gave his pick for the sport of MMA’s finest ever fighter and no, he did not pick himself. The champ is well and truly here, ladies and gentlemen. At UFC 223, after an unprecedently crazy fight-week, Khabib Nurmagomedov got the job done in dominant fashion against Al Iaquinta to finally take home the …

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Zabit Magomedsharipov Inks New Deal, Could Face Yair Rodriguez Next

One of the top prospects in MMA today, Zabit Magomedsharipov, has signed a new contract with the UFC and is being looked at for Yair Rodriguez’s next fight. All title-winning performances aside, UFC 223’s most memorable moment undoubtedly came from the featherweight clash between Zabit Magomedsharipov and Kyle Bochniak, a fight that paired supreme technical ability up against incredible gutsiness …

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Frank Mir Details His Very Interesting Theory About Conor McGregor’s Antics

The former UFC heavyweight champion of the world Frank Mir gave us his very interesting take on the hot-headed antics of Conor McGregor. It’s a real shame that the fighting world has been forced to fixate on the less-than-admirable traits of the former UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor in recent times but following his now-infamous appearance at UFC 223’s media …

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