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Urijah Faber: ‘Legendary’ Conor McGregor Could Have A ‘Bad Day’ Against RDA

Urijah Faber talked all things Jose Aldo, TJ Dillashaw and TUF rival Conor McGregor when he spoke to Jonathan Shrager of Mixedmartialarts.com. Aside from some heated confrontations on the latest season of The Ultimate Fighter, the affable Faber and Conor McGregor seem to share not only respect, but a degree of friendship. It’s customary for those in and around The Notorious’ weight class …

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Urijah Faber Seeks A Third Fight With New Champ Dominick Cruz

Regardless of whether it was T.J Dillashaw or Dominick Cruz that emerged with the belt from last night’s UFC bantamweight title fight, Urijah Faber was always going to be calling for the next shot at the gold. Not only because he maintains championship ambition at the ripe old age of 36, but because his lengthy and well-documented history with both …

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Conor McGregor’s Style Will Revolutionize MMA Striking As We Know It – Kenny Florian

Former fighter and current UFC analyst, Kenny Florian, believes that Conor McGregor is changing the MMA landscape with his unique approach to the stand-up game. “KenFlo” made the claim in a recent interview with Shaheen Al-Shatti of MMAFighting, which was part of a fantastic feature on McGregor’s UFC 194 opponent, Jose Aldo, entitled “The Night We Faced Aldo”. In Florian’s …

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When You Have A Fight I.Q Like Conor McGregor’s, Of Course You Are Going To Be Confident – UFC Middleweight

Last week, UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort suggested that Conor McGregor was simply a “WWE” style trash-talker that will soon be forgotten, but another of the company’s top 185lb fighters thinks there is a lot more to the Irishman than just showmanship. It doesn’t matter if you are within touching distance of his weight class or not, if you are a fighter …

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Video: That TUF 22 Showdown, Best Quotes, Reactions

Mehdi Baghdad vs. Julian Erosa was tonight’s fight, but was nowhere near the main attraction on tonight’s TUF 22 episode.. That’s because one of the biggest teasers this season on The Ultimate Fighter 22 has been Conor McGregor’s attack on TJ Dillashaw – calling him a “snake in the grass,” and claiming that TJ was planning an exit from his then gym at Team Alpha …

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Urijah Faber On UFC 194: ‘Conor Winning Is F****ng Good For MMA’

Urijah Faber and Conor McGregor’s tenuous love-in continues as Faber had some high praise for the Irishman. The Team Alpha Male founder made the comments early this morning, and MMAJunkie Radio (via Steven Marrocco) got the scoop with the always interesting ‘California Kid’. He was first asked of his take on UFC 194’s main event, where McGregor, coming in off a …

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Video: Conor McGregor And Urijah Faber Talk TUF Rivalry

Ultimate Fighter coaches Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber talk about their rivalry and the respect they have for one another. In lieu of the latest instalment of The Ultimate Fighter due to baseball coverage, the UFC have released a video containing the show’s two protagonists. ALERT! @UltimateFighter returns NEXT week (Oct.21) w/ a brand new episode of #TUF22! *Due to #ALDS …

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Conor McGregor Is “Real Good” And Is “Deserving Of What He’s Got” Says Urijah Faber

Urijah Faber was on the Opie and Jim Norton Show this Tuesday speaking about his strange home intruder, the T.J Dillashaw drama and, of course, Conor McGregor. This week a stranger barged into Urijah Faber’s home, locked herself in his bathroom, passed out, and defecated herself. Not a great moment, but at least it gave “The California Kid” something to talk …

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Duane Ludwig: Urijah Faber Upset Because McGregor ‘Punked’ Him On TUF

TJ Dillashaw’s coach Duane Ludwig attributes Urijah Faber’s latest actions to Conor McGregor’s jibes on The Ultimate Fighter. Ludwig left Team Alpha Male TAM in May 2014 to focus on growing his own gym, BANG Muay Thai. Dillashaw duly followed last week – leaving TAM to join Elevation Fight Team in Colorado, where he will be spending a lot more time with the aforementioned coach. …

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Conor McGregor Is A Hypocrite And A Traitor, Says T.J Dillashaw

T.J Dillashaw is a “snake” according to Conor McGregor, but “The Notorious” is a “traitor” in the eyes of the UFC bantamweight champion. Of course, the full title bestowed upon Dillashaw by his Irish antagonist was “snake in the grass”, however one would assume that Conor thinks of T.J’s recent move from Team Alpha Male as his slithering emergence from that camouflage. On Monday, …

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[Spoiler] Urijah Faber Reveals What Caused That Scuffle Between Conor McGregor And Cody Garbrandt

Urijah Faber might get in a bit of trouble for his revelations about the Conor McGregor/Cody Garbrandt confrontation that we have seen teased on trailers for The Ultimate Fighter. Before this season of The Ultimate Fighter premiered, the UFC released a teaser to get fans pumped for the latest incarnation of their famous reality vehicle. The most tantalizing snippet featured in the trailer was …

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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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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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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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