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Dana White Hints That Eddie Alvarez Is Done In The UFC

The UFC president spoke to the media recently and made it clear that re-signing the former 155lb champion Eddie Alvarez isn’t exactly a massive priority for the UFC. UFC Calgary’s main-event headliner between Dustin Poirier and Alvarez was a well-received, albeit controversial, second encounter between two of the most game fighters in the UFC. There was a reset by referee Marc …

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Weekly MMA Catchup: McGregor, Aldo, Poirier & More

We round up another week in MMA news to keep you up to date as we move into the month of August. First off, it really does look as though UFC 230 is shaping up to be a middleweight bonanza for the ages. With Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza vs. David Branch already confirmed, Yoel Romero vs. Paulo Costa and Derek Brunson vs. Israel Adesanya are also on the verge of being finalised. With reports also …

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Conor McGregor Expresses Joy For José Aldo’s TKO Victory

Conor McGregor showed some serious respect for his former rival José Aldo after his stunning UFC Calgary victory over the weekend. Thirteen short seconds and a legacy defined. It really was unfortunate to see the legendary José Aldo treated in the manner that he was after succumbing to Conor McGregor’s left-hand at UFC 194 in 2015 and since then, barring …

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Khabib On Conor McGregor – “I Want To Change His Face”

Khabib Nurmagomedov vows to do some serious damage to Conor McGregor when they inevitably meet inside the UFC octagon. It does seem as though things are slowly gathering momentum this week since Conor left the Brooklyn courts a free man last Thursday. And while nothing concrete has yet been revealed by either party, with McGregor now free to sign and …

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Pederneiras: José Aldo Belongs In G.O.A.T Discussion

Andre Pederneiras, the former Nova Uniao head-coach, has argued that his star-pupil José Aldo deserves to be considered one of the greatest of all-time. MMA fans tend to have short memories. In the case of José Aldo, it does seem as though many either have forgotten or simply didn’t experience him at the very peak of his powers. As the …

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The Stakes: Eddie Alvarez Vs. Dustin Poirier II

Eddie Alvarez fights against Dustin Poirier in their

We break down the stakes as two of the UFC’s most violent men meet in a rematch of their UFC 211 thriller at UFC Calgary tonight. UFC Calgary is finally upon us and with that, we take a look at what exactly is on the line as its headlining matchup draws closer.   Eddie Alvarez in three words: Gritty, Experienced, Underdog …

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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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Eddie Alvarez Vs. Dustin Poirier II Gets A Fiery New Promo

Eddie Alvarez fights against Dustin Poirier in their

UFC Calgary is about as stacked a fight-card as you could ever hope for and in its main-event, we’re getting treated to an absolutely incredible rematch. Eddie Alvarez really did look as though he was about to be finished by his UFC 211 opponent Dustin Poirier in the third-round of their first meeting but against all odds, he managed to …

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