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Video: Duane Ludwig Believes He Has Solved The Conor McGregor Riddle

Duane Ludwig, coach of current UFC bantamweight champion T.J Dillashaw, believes that he has solved “the Conor McGregor riddle”. The trainer has been at the the centre of quite a bit of controversy as of late. His feud with Team Alpha Male has turned particularly nasty, with Urijah Faber recently accusing Ludwig of making racist comments and being altogether unprofessional on …

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Conor McGregor’s Father: Conor Bought Family BMWs

The charitable Conor McGregor even paid off his parent’s mortgage with his new found wealth. His disclosed salary for UFC 189 of $500,000, plus bonuses such as a cut of both the gate and pay-per-view buys, means that the enigmatic Dubliner isn’t short of a few quid. His father Tony McGregor was struggling to afford to keep his taxi on the road – he now …

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Video: Conor McGregor And Urijah Faber Hit The Las Vegas Strip

Tis’ far from Las Vegas that Conor McGregor was reared. Finding himself in between training camps and after a difficult start on The Ultimate Fighter, Conor McGregor, along with rival USA coach Urijah Faber, took to the Vegas strip along with their teams. Last night’s episode saw Team Europe coach McGregor, with some Sake onboard, in typically fine form, exclaiming; “Just give me everything”. Despite their differences …

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Tweets: Conor McGregor Revels In Another “Mystic Mac” Moment

Conor McGregor was never going to let this one go. Yesterday, it emerged that UFC bantamweight champion T.J Dillashaw has left his longtime training camp, Team Alpha Male, and has joined the Colorado based Elevation Fight Team. A report from Brazilian MMA media outlet Globo was the first to suggest that the fighter had parted ways with the California-based team, before Dillashaw …

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Fedor Emelianenko Fans – Prepare To Be Disappointed

When Fedor Emelianenko announced that he was returning to competition earlier this year, there was great excitement within the MMA community. It was reasoned, that with few big money options out there the chances of the heavyweight legend finally making his way into the UFC octagon were greater than ever before. Hopes were dashed, however, when the Russian announced that …

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“I Couldn’t Stand-Up Straight” – Conor McGregor Reveals The Severity Of His Pre-UFC 189 Knee Injury

During last night’s interview with Ariel Helwani, Conor McGregor revealed the true extent of his pre-UFC 189 injury troubles. “The Notorious” Irishman’s coach, John Kavanagh, had divulged information about the situation in the past. The Straight Blast Gym Ireland head man stated that Conor had been unable to engage in any “live” MMA or wrestling training during camp. According to the fighter himself, …

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Conor McGregor Makes Astounding Claim About The Numbers He Expects On His New Contract

Conor McGregor made a special appearance on the 300th episode of Ariel Helwani’s MMA Hour, and as usual he provided plenty of talking points. One of the most astounding nuggets of information that “The Notorious” revealed was that he was expecting to receive an unprecedentedly large contract in the near future.  “The contract I’m talking Ariel is nine figures. Nine …

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Video: The Ultimate Fighter’s Sascha Sharma Explains Why He Ignored Conor McGregor’s Advice

Team Europe’s Sascha Sharma recently spoke about the performance that had Conor McGregor foaming at the mouth. The most dramatic moments of The Ultimate Fighter 22 so far occurred in episode 3, when Conor McGregor famously lost his cool during Sascha Sharma’s bout with Chris Gruetzemacher. “The Notorious” was driven to the point of madness by Sharma’s frustrating performance, during which the German …

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Video: New UFC Dublin Promo Will Give You Chills

We were already pretty pumped for UFC Dublin, but this promo has taken the excitement to another level. The UFC are well-known for their epic video packages. Their show opening montages featuring The Who’s “Baba O’Riley”, which are only played in the arena and not on television, are damn near works of art. Though this UFC Dublin promo isn’t quite …

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Boxing Holds The Answer To The UFC’s Weight-Cutting Woes

The UFC have a problem, but perhaps the WBC have the solution. Unless you were the beneficiary of a generously packed brown envelope, it is unlikely that you would make a habit of championing any directive of the World Boxing Council. The WBC are, along with the rest of boxing’s woefully corrupt and greedy governing bodies, roundly detested by knowledgeable …

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Watch: Dana White Explains Why Conor McGregor Has Changed His Tune Towards Urijah Faber

Dana White was speaking on Fox Sports Live this evening about the current season of the Ultimate Fighter.  Delving into the ins and outs of the latest Ultimate Fighter, White explained the change in dynamics with regard to the relationship between Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber. Taking the roles of coaches in the latest Ultimate Fighter, Faber and McGregor faced …

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Video: A Closer Look At One Of The UFC’s Hottest Prospects – Sage Northcutt

There is a huge amount of hype surrounding the upcoming UFC debut of 19-year-old Sage Northcutt, which takes place this Saturday night in Houston, Texas. At the end of last month, we reported on Northcutt’s signing. Since then the youngster has garnered massive attention online. Much of this, though, has centred around Northcutt’s look, physique, marketability and overall star potential, …

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Conor McGregor Hit Me Harder Than Anyone Else Ever Has Claims Cathal Pendred

Conor McGregor’s formidable striking power is well illustrated by the 16 stoppages he has scored in 18 professional fights, but recent comments from a certain UFC welterweight, formerly a middleweight are sure to further “The Notorious” Irishman’s destructive reputation. When a big puncher moves up in weight, be it a boxer or a mixed martial artist, one of the questions …

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Ronda Rousey “Belongs In The Kitchen” Says UFC Legend

The dinosaurs of MMA have been out in full force against Ronda Rousey in recent weeks. First, Tank Abbott grabbed headlines by challenging Ronda, or any woman for that matter, to fight him. He even offered to compete for free, and added a pair of stipulations. “If I win — which is going to happen, and you’re going to get …

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Conor McGregor Buys His Sister A Truly Awesome Gift

Conor McGregor certainly likes to spread the wealth. Last month, we reported that Gunnar Nelson had received an epic birthday present courtesy of his most famous teammate, and UFC president Dana White. So generous was the gift, in fact, that it actually managed to bring a smile to the icy Icelander’s infamously emotionless face. Conor, however, is obviously still in …

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