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Conor McGregor Hits Out At ESPN Pundit Following Cerrone Criticism

Conor McGregor has hit out at ESPN pundit Stephen A. Smith following his criticism of Donald Cerrone’s performance during the main event of UFC 246 last Saturday night. Smith, along with UFC colour commentator Joe Rogan, provided analysis following the fight, with the ESPN pundit, who is famed for his outspoken nature, criticising Cerrone’s performance and claiming that we learned …

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Khabib Has Mocked Conor McGregor Following KO Record Claim

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Khabib Nurmagomedov has mocked Conor McGregor following the Irishman’s claim that he made UFC history last weekend. At UFC 246, the Irishman became the first fighter in the promotion’s history to record three TKOs in three different weight divisions after he made light work of Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone. McGregor defeated Cowboy in just 40 seconds. He then got on the …

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“Justin Gaethje At 170, That Would Be My Personal Preference”

John Kavanagh has outlined that he feels Conor McGregor should fight Justin Gaethje at welterweight in his next bout following his successful return to the octagon at UFC 246. McGregor comfortably defeated Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone by TKO/KO in just 40 seconds in Las Vegas on Saturday to secure his first win for the promotion since November of 2016. Following the …

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Conor McGregor Has Vowed To Win A Boxing World Title

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Ahead of his return to the Octagon this weekend at UFC 246, Conor McGregor sat down for an in-depth chat with ESPN’s Ariel Helwani.  During the hour-long chat, the pair covered an array of topics including the various allegations that have been levied at McGregor, his last fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov and his goal of becoming a billionaire by 35. …

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Anthony Pettis Suing USADA Following Bizarre Pre-Fight Injury

UFC lightweight contender Anthony Pettis has outlined that he is suing USADA (United States Anti-Doping Agency) after suffering a cut to his hand just hours before his fight with Nate Diaz at UFC 241. Pettis, who will return to the octagon this weekend to fight Carlos Ferreira, was almost forced to withdraw from the bout after he bizarrely injured his …

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Jorge Masvidal Has Issued An Ultimatum To Conor McGregor

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Jorge Masvidal has issued an ultimatum to Conor McGregor about a fight between the pair. McGregor spoke about the UFC star in a recent interview when discussing potential opponents for the next phase of his career. The Irish fighter told the Mac Life, “I’m not going to 170 just for Jorge, he hasn’t really got anything.” Yet, in December, UFC President …

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Cowboy Cerrone Concedes He Will Not ‘Talk Badly’ About Conor McGregor

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone isn’t prepared to get into a war of words with upcoming UFC 246 opponent Conor McGregor in the build-up to their highly anticipated welterweight bout. Cerrone will welcome the former two-weight world champion back to the octagon on January 18th in a fight that the veteran ‘Cowboy’ has wanted for many years. McGregor has been known throughout …

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“For Now He Can Fight Second-Rate Fighters Who Lose 7 Out Of 10 Fights”

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UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has ruled out a potential rematch with Conor McGregor even if The Notorious One defeats Donald Cerrone in January. The pair met in October 2018, with Khabib successfully defending his 155lb belt against McGregor, winning in the fourth round via submission. McGregor will make his return to the octagon in January as he takes on …

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Alistair Overeem Suffers Graphic Lip Injury In Jairzinho Rozenstruik Loss

After dominating for the majority of the UFC Washington DC main event on Saturday night, Alistair Overeem suffered a last-gasp defeat at the hands of rising heavyweight star Jairzinho Rozenstruik. Overeem had been dominating the majority of the fight, with the television broadcast claiming that he had won all four previous rounds, but the finish came in dramatic and somewhat …

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Dana White: Conor McGregor Wants To Fight Jorge Masvidal Next

UFC President Dana White has outlined that Conor McGregor has told him he wants to fight Jorge Masvidal following his comeback fight with Donald Cerrone in January. McGregor has not fought in the UFC since his defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov in their lightweight title fight last October but will return in January at UFC 246 in Las Vegas to fight …

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Masvidal Weighs In On Askren Retirement – “Two Losses, It’s No Big Deal”

Jorge Masvidal has outlined that he feels fellow UFC welterweight Ben Askren called time on his career too early after The Funky One, announced his retirement following defeat to Damian Maia earlier this month. Askren came into the UFC unbeaten after successful runs in other promotions like ONE FC and Bellator and despite winning his first fight against Robbie Lawler …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Vs Tony Ferguson Set For Brooklyn In April

Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson look finally set to do battle for the UFC’s lightweight title, with April 18th in Brooklyn, New York, currently being targeted by Dana White. The pair have been on a collision course for the past few years and despite being scheduled to face each other on four separate occasions, weight-cutting issues and injuries have meant …

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Floyd Mayweather Reportedly Targeting Two Fights In 2020

Former five-weight world champion Floyd Mayweather is set to come out of retirement in 2020 and the 42-year-old reportedly wants two fights in the new year. Mayweather announced the news of his comeback on Instagram on Saturday outlining that he will be working alongside UFC promotor Dana White to “bring the world another spectacular event.” According to TMZ Sports, Mayweather …

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“I Was Confused, Is He Asking For A Fight Or To Go For A Walk?”

The UFC’s BMF champion Jorge Masvidal wasn’t too sure about the nature of Nick Diaz’s call-out, when the Stockton native spoke to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani earlier this week. Diaz, who hasn’t fought since 2015, took exception to Masvidal’s promise to “baptize” his younger brother Nate should the duo meet in a rematch of the UFC 244. ”You want to talk …

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