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Tyron Woodley Believes McGregor Will Fight Again After Facing Mayweather

Tyron Woodley feels Conor McGregor has at least one more fight in him after his showdown with Floyd Mayweather. Much has been made over the “super fight” between McGregor and …read more

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Anthony Joshua’s Promoter Gives McGregor no Chance Against Mayweather

Anthony Joshua’s promoter is a fan of Conor McGregor, but he gives him zero chance to defeat Floyd Mayweather. On Aug. 26, McGregor and Mayweather will compete in a “super …read more

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McGregor’s manager credits Fertitta with ‘instrumental’ help getting Mayweather fight made

Dana White may say that he handled getting Conor Mcgregor booked against Floyd Mayweather, but McGregor’s manager is giving plenty of credit to former UFC owner Lorenzo Fertitta. It’s no …read more

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Boxing promoter Hearn: Conor McGregor is getting ‘a payday that he could never achieve’ in the UFC

Eddie Hearn, who promotes heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua, gives his take on Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor. Matchroom Boxing’s Eddie Hearn has rose to considerable prominence on the …read more

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Michael Chandler 'extremely disappointed' Justin Gaethje didn't sign with Bellator

NEW YORK — After the Bellator NYC press conference Thursday, Michael Chandler talks the maturation of Bellator before his eyes, Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather, his reaction to Justin Gaethje …read more

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Kenny Florian suggests one advantage Conor McGregor must utilize for Floyd Mayweather fight

If there is one aspect of the fight game that Floyd Mayweather may fall short against Conor McGregor, it’s the trash talk.
“The Notorious” is sharp, witty, and well, often times …read more

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Tyron Woodley and Kenny Florian discuss whether Conor McGregor will return to UFC

Woodley and Florian give different takes on Conor McGregor’s future in MMA. At this point, Conor McGregor’s future as a mixed martial artist is uncertain.
UFC president Dana White is …read more

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VIDEO | Floyd Mayweather sparring for Conor McGregor

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Floyd Mayweather Lights Up Sparring Partner in Anticipation of Conor McGregor (video)

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Floyd Mayweather spent 4 hours in a Los Angeles gym training for Conor McGregor, which included lighting up …read more

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This raw footage of Floyd Mayweather destroying his sparring partner will break the hearts of Conor McGregor fans

He’s taking this seriously, you guys.
Mixed martial arts (MMA) fans expecting Conor McGregor to have a puncher’s chance against Floyd Mayweather Jr. this August, when “Notorious” crosses over to the …read more

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Conor McGregor’s manager reveals Lorenzo Fertitta played a big role in Mayweather negotiations

While former UFC owner Lorenzo Fertitta may no longer own the UFC, Lorenzo has continued to remain an active part of combat sports, however he has done so behind the …read more

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Oscar De La Hoya rips “disrespectful” Dana White

While the majority of the combat sports community was thrilled to hear that a boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather had been finalized for August 26th, Oscar De …read more

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Conor McGregor nominated for 2017 ESPY award because he’s from Ireland

Move over, “Rowdy.”
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight needle-mover Conor McGregor is from Dublin, Ireland, and he’s also very athletic, so it should come as no surprise that “Notorious” was nominated …read more

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Michael Chiesa: Conor McGregor backlogging UFC lightweight division is ‘retarded’

You get the feeling Michael Chiesa is not a big fan of the news the Conor McGregor finally got his wish to box Floyd Mayweather on August 26, 2017 in …read more

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Gennady Golovkin: Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor is a ‘funny show,’ not a boxing match

When the much-anticipated boxing bout between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor was officially announced to go down on Aug. 26, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada (details), many couldn’t help but …read more

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UFC Champions Conor McGregor, Demetrious Johnson Earn ESPY Nominations

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and flyweight titleholder Demetrious Johnson were both nominated by ESPN for the “Best Fighter” award to be handed out next month during the 2017 ESPY …read more

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Michael Chiesa Says McGregor Fighting Mayweather is ‘F*cking Retarded’

Michael Chiesa has a strong opinion on the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather boxing bout. McGregor is the reigning Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title holder, but his next fight …read more

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McGregor’s coach puts up Mayweather KO mural in gym to ‘aid in the visualization of success’

Straight Blast Gym coach John Kavanagh has an artistic way of motivating his most prized fighter. Conor McGregor is a known practitioner of visualization. He has done the process multiple …read more

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Oscar De La Hoya Says Timing of McGregor-Mayweather is Disrespectful

Oscar De La Hoya still has issues with the booking of Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather. De La Hoya had been hard at work trying to put together a massive …read more

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UFC Champs Conor McGregor, Demetrious Johnson Nominated for 2017 ESPY Awards

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and flyweight king Demetrious Johnson have both received ESPY Nominations for “Best Fighter” in 2017. …read more

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Michael Chiesa on Conor McGregor: ‘We’re sitting and waiting for one guy to do something’

UFC Oklahoma City headliner Michael Chiesa isn’t happy at the lightweight division being held up while champ Conor McGregor is off boxing Floyd Mayweather. Like a lot of UFC lightweights, …read more

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UFC champs Conor McGregor, Demetrious Johnson nominated for 2017 ESPY Awards

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCUFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor has picked up another nomination for an ESPY, and flyweight champ and pound-for-pound great Demetrious Johnson is finally getting some shine.
Conor …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2017, 1:16 am By
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Conor McGregor, Demetrious Johnson nominated for Best Fighter at the ESPY Awards

Two UFC champions are competing for the 2017 ESPY “Best Fighter” award.
Conor McGregor and Demetrious Johnson are among the five nominees for the award, ESPN announced on Wednesday. The mixed …read more

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Report: Nate Diaz sued for over $1 million by former agents for Conor McGregor rematch

The agents are looking for compensation for negotiating Nate Diaz’s rematch with Conor McGregor. Nate Diaz is being sued by former agents over money that Diaz received from his rematch …read more

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GGG & Canelo Alvarez weigh-in on Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather

On September 16th, Gennady Gennadyevich Golovkin, also known as ‘Triple G’ will step into the ring for a highly anticipated middleweight title fight against Canelo Alvarez many years in the …read more

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Conor McGregor shows off reaction skills in new video

Conor McGregor might get destroyed in his Aug. 26 fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr., or he might last long enough to lose on points. (Oh, right … he could win. …read more

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Report: Nate Diaz hit with million-dollar lawsuit after firing agents, hoarding Conor McGregor payday

Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight Nate Diaz, who moonlights as a welterweight when the price is right, made so much cash from his Conor McGregor fights, that mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

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Artist explains the Conor McGregor knocking out Floyd Mayweather mural

Ahead of Conor McGregor‘s highly anticipated August 26th showdown with Floyd Mayweather, the champ showed off a massive mural on the wall of his gym which depicts him knocking out …read more

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VIDEO | First footage of Floyd Mayweather training for Conor McGregor

The post VIDEO | First footage of Floyd Mayweather training for Conor McGregor appeared first on | BJPenn.com. …read more

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VIDEO | Watch Conor McGregor and Dana White meet for the first time

Check out the first face-to-face conversation Conor McGregor had with Dana White.
Today, Conor McGregor is the biggest star in mixed martial arts, and one of the biggest stars in sports …read more

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Winkeljohn on McGregor vs. Mayweather: ‘I think Conor has a chance early on’

Striking coach Mike Winkeljohn gives his take on what Conor McGregor must do to be competitive against Floyd Mayweather. If people would be giving Conor McGregor a chance against …read more

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De La Hoya: ‘Delusional’ Conor McGregor shouldn’t even be sanctioned to fight Floyd Mayweather

Oscar De La Hoya has strong words about the Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather fight. Oscar De La Hoya is hosting what should be a big boxing pay-per-view between Canelo …read more

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Stephen Espinoza Talks McGregor-Mayweather Going From Joke to Reality

The thought of a boxing match between Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather was a joke, until it wasn’t. McGregor and Mayweather are two of the biggest draws the combat sports …read more

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If I Did It: Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor is happening

Welcome to If I Did It. The show where we analyze PR kerfluffles from the world of MMA and beyond. This week we talk about the issues around the biggest …read more

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Midnight Mania! Watch Dana White meet Conor McGregor for first time

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania!
The first time Conor McGregor met Dana White, it was …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2017, 4:16 am By
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The story behind Conor McGregor knocking out Floyd Mayweather (in a mural on his gym wall)

When Conor McGregor steps inside the ring to fight Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match on Aug. 26, he will have already seen himself knocking out Mayweather every day for …read more

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Multi-city tour planned to promote Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight

Showtime Sports executive Stephen Espinoza revealed that there will be a multi-city tour ahead of the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight. Apart from their respective social media barbs, Floyd Mayweather and …read more

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Heavy Betting on Conor McGregor Narrows Odds Gap to Floyd Mayweather

While most pundits still consider Conor McGregor‘s chances of victory against Floyd Mayweather anemic, oddsmakers say that money is coming in fast and furious on the Irishman, which has significantly …read more

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Oscar De La Hoya once again rips “irrelevant” McGregor vs. Mayweather fight

On August 26th, Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather will compete in what many consider the biggest fight in combat sports history. With that being said however, not everyone shares the …read more

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Triple H Extends Offer to Have Conor McGregor & Floyd Mayweather on RAW

If Triple H has his way, then Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather will appear in a World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) ring face-to-face. It’s no secret that everyone is paying attention …read more

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The wild and crazy prop bets for the Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor fight

The Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor fight is getting a ton of buzz and the sportsbooks are getting in on all the action.
The mega money fight is officially set to …read more

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White: If Floyd doesn’t make fight a ‘track meet,’ McGregor could be ‘biggest star in sports ever’

The UFC President is setting a new tone for Floyd Mayweather’s upcoming bout with Conor McGregor, putting the onus on the boxing superstar not to run away in the ring. …read more

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Chris van Heerden on former sparring partner Conor McGregor: This will prove boxing standup is on so much higher of a level

One of the biggest draws of the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor boxing spectacle is seeing how competitive it will be between the two combat sports superstars.
Many from the boxing …read more

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Floyd Mayweather’s coach gives bold prediction for Conor McGregor fight

On August 26th, UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will look to make combat sports history and hand Floyd Mayweather his first professional boxing loss when the two square off at …read more

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Coach reveals corner for Conor McGregor’s bout against Floyd Mayweather and yes, it includes Artem Lobov

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor has four slots available to corner his upcoming Floyd Mayweather fight, taking place on Sat., Aug. 26, 2017 inside T-Mobile Arena in …read more

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Conor McGregor’s striking coach announces who will corner for Floyd Mayweather fight

On August 26, one of, if not the most talked about fight in combat sports history will take place as undefeated defensive boxing great, Floyd Mayweather will take on current …read more

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Boxer who schooled Conor McGregor explains decision to release controversial footage ahead of Floyd Mayweather bout

By now, most combat sports fans — from both mixed martial arts (MMA) and boxing — have seen the video of former IBO and IBF welterweight champion Chris van Heerden …read more

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Conor McGregor’s coach breaks down McGregor’s exceptional fight IQ

UFC lightweight champion and Irish superstar Conor McGregor has repeatedly proven himself to be an elite level striker inside the Octagon. Throughout McGregor’s eight year MMA career, 18 of his …read more

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Conor McGregor’s Gym Walls Show Him Blasting Floyd Mayweather (pics)

Conor McGregor believes he can knock Floyd Mayweather out when they box on Aug. 26 in Las Vegas. No, McGregor has never boxed before. Yes, Mayweather is 49-0 against some …read more

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Conor McGregor's gym adorned with paintings of him belting Floyd Mayweather

A mural on the wall of Conor McGregor’s gym in Ireland was a gift from his coach, John Kavanagh. (Courtesy photo)When Conor McGregor goes to work each day at the …read more

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Quote: Mayweather Will Knock McGregor Out in Three Rounds or Less

You won’t find out many boxing coaches outside of Conor McGregor’s camp that believe “Notorious” can beat Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match. Angelo Reyes is no exception. McGregor and …read more

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Stipe Miocic fires back at Anthony Joshua

Following news of a Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fight being official, UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic began to call for a fight against heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua.
While …read more

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Why boxer Chris van Heerden leaked (unedited) Conor McGregor sparring footage

The news of UFC veteran heavyweight Tim Hague’s death on Sunday, following a knockout blow sustained during a boxing match in his native Canada, furnished us with a jarring and …read more

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Conor McGregor’s coach says “no doubt” McGregor will defeat Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor‘s striking coach Owen Roddy has largely been credited with helping develop McGregor’s impressive striking game throughout the course of his MMA career.
Roddy now faces the task of aiding …read more

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King Mo Lawal on Mayweather-McGregor: Conor will be seeing things he’s never seen before

Muhammed ‘King Mo’ Lawal analyses the differences between boxing and striking in MMA. Most of Conor McGregor’s success in the UFC has been mainly rooted to his heavy hands, …read more

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Adrien Broner calls out Nate Diaz, talks Mayweather-McGregor fight

On August 26th, undefeated prizefighter Floyd Mayweather will put his 49-0 record on the line as he steps into the ring at the T Mobile Arena against Conor McGregor in …read more

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Floyd Mayweather will finish Conor McGregor by Round 3, boxing coach Angelo Reyes says

Filed under: Featured, News, UFCIt’s unlike Floyd Mayweather to come out firing when he fights, but boxing coach Angelo Reyes expects that to change against Conor McGregor.
Reyes, a disciple of …read more

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Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fight to get multi-city media tour

In the buildup to Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo’s planned UFC 189 featherweight title fight (which was ultimately rescheduled for UFC 194), the UFC carted the two stars off on …read more

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Coach reveals who will be in Conor McGregor’s corner against Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor is known for his loyalty and that doesn’t seem likely to change heading into one of the biggest combat sports events ever.
McGregor’s boxing coach Owen Roddy revealed who …read more

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Joe Rogan says Conor McGregor would be a “folk hero” if he head kicked Floyd Mayweather

Though Conor McGregor is an incredibly talented mixed martial artist, he’s being widely discounted in his upcoming boxing match with undefeated legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. People just don’t seem to …read more

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From ‘joke’ to reality: The making of Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

It was a chance encounter between Floyd Mayweather and a camera man from TMZ that might have jump started one of the most stunning negotiations in the history of sports.
Conor …read more

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Showtime Sports VP to Mayweather vs McGregor critics: Let’s not get on our high horse, we’re watching face punching

After it was finally announced that Floyd Mayweather would end his retirement and return to the boxing ring to face Conor McGregor on Aug. 26, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada, …read more

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PHOTO | Conor McGregor has a mural of himself KOing Floyd Mayweather in his gym

On August 26, UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will box professionally for the first time. His opponent will Floyd Mayweather Jr., a fighter with a record of 49-0 and a …read more

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Boxing coach: Conor McGregor ‘will slip and fire and Floyd Mayweather will be on wobbly legs’

Conor McGregor’s boxing coach Owen Roddy gives his take on the Floyd Mayweather superfight. Not many people are giving Conor McGregor a chance against Floyd Mayweather in their upcoming boxing …read more

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Morning Report: Joe Rogan: If Conor McGregor kicks Floyd Mayweather in the head, he’ll be “a god damn folk hero”

When the crossover superfight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor was first speculated about over a year ago, much of the conversation revolved around under what rules the potential …read more

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Mayweather Promotions CEO: No MMA vs boxing matches on Mayweather vs McGregor undercard

According to the CEO of Mayweather Promotions, the undercard won’t have other MMA fighters. Shortly after the boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather was made official, quite a …read more

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Mike Winkeljohn Says McGregor Has Early Chance Against Mayweather

Renowned mixed martial arts (MMA) coach Mike Winkeljohn gives Conor McGregor a small chance against Floyd Mayweather. McGregor and Mayweather will do battle inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, …read more

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Al Iaquinta is Rooting For Conor McGregor Against Floyd Mayweather

Al Iaquinta is pulling for Conor McGregor and believes he has a shot at beating Floyd Mayweather. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight will keep a close eye on the …read more

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Multi-city promotional tour planned for Mayweather vs McGregor

Prepare yourself for the verbal sparring of Floyd vs. Conor … coming soon to a city near you! The big Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor boxing match goes down on …read more

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Adrian Broner: I’ll fight Nate Diaz on the Mayweather vs. McGregor card

Boxer Adrien Broner suggested that he’d be interested in fighting Nate Diaz on the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather undercard. Sort of. If you follow boxing much, you’ll know …read more

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Agent: Conor McGregor will ‘definitely’ return to UFC after he ‘shocks the world’ against Floyd Mayweather

Now that Conor McGregor is about to get filthy rich. thanks to his humongous payday that will come for his upcoming boxing match against Floyd Mayweather, set to go down …read more

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Brandon Gibson Feels Mayweather Will Dictate Pace Against McGregor

With a solid left hand early, Conor McGregor could be toast against Floyd Mayweather, says Brandon Gibson. Gibson is a well-respected coach over at Jackson-Wink MMA. He helps fighters fine …read more

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Conor McGregor is a ‘free agent’ for Mayweather fight sponsorships, not tied to Reebok

Conor McGregor can agree to sponsorship deal with whoever he wants for his boxing match against Floyd Mayweather, maybe even rival of chief UFC sponsor Reebok. UFC lightweight champion Conor …read more

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Kevin Lee on Training Floyd Mayweather for Conor McGregor Fight (video)

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Kevin Lee talks about training Floyd Mayweather to fight UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor.
TRENDING > Germaine de Randamie Issues Statement After UFC Strips Her of Featherweight …read more

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Conor McGregor is a Sponsorship Free Agent for Floyd Mayweather Fight

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor stands to make a lot of money when he fights Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a boxing bout in August. His fight purse alone will be …read more

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Mike Winkeljohn thinks Conor McGregor has a chance ‘early on’ in boxing match against Floyd Mayweather

Some pundits from the boxing world are not even giving UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor a “puncher’s chance” against undefeated defensive boxing wizard Floyd Mayweather Jr.
With the massive money fight …read more

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Conor McGregor’s boxing coach: ‘I have no doubt in my mind’ he’ll beat Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor’s boxing coach is confident McGregor is going to beat Floyd Mayweather. How confident? He’s not even entertaining the thought of it going the other way.
“I have no doubt …read more

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Ice Cube willing to change T-Mobile Arena booking for Mayweather-McGregor – for the right price

Oh, Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor are fighting in a boxing match on Aug. 26 at T-Mobile Arena in Las vegas?
You better check yo self before you wreck yo self. …read more

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Conor McGregor not bound by Reebok sponsorship for Floyd Mayweather super fight

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor will box Floyd Mayweather Jr. later this summer. That means “Notorious” won’t be governed by the promotion’s sponsorship rules (read ‘em) on …read more

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Conor McGregor will not have to wear Reebok when he fights Floyd Mayweather

Last week, we learned that UFC lightweight champ Conor McGregor’s much discussed boxing match with undefeated great Floyd Mayweather was officially a go.
Unsurprisingly, the finalization of this fight took a …read more

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Dillon Danis says Conor McGregor will return to UFC after Floyd fight: 'MMA is his passion'

McGregor’s friend and training partner, Dillon Dannis, believes the Irishman will return to MMA after fighting Mayweather. There’s been a lot of speculation about Conor McGregor’s future in the UFC …read more

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Tyron Woodley explains why he’ll be betting on Conor McGregor against Floyd Mayweather

On August 26, UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will step into the boxing ring with an 0-0 pro record. He’ll do so against Floyd Mayweather Jr., a man with a …read more

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Tyron Woodley: I’m betting on Conor McGregor to beat Floyd Mayweather

Tyron Woodley is willing to put money on Conor McGregor against Floyd Mayweather. Tyron Woodley, who has been trying to get a bout against Conor McGregor in the past, has …read more

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Scott Coker warns UFC: You’re putting McGregor in harm’s way against Mayweather

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), lightweight champion Conor McGregor, and boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr. — as well as the Showtime network — all stand to make a ton of money …read more

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Dillon Danis believes Conor McGregor will return to MMA after Mayweather fight

When Conor McGregor steps into the boxing ring with Floyd Mayweather Jr. on August 26, he will make more money than he ever has competing in MMA – much, much …read more

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Scott Coker to UFC: You’re putting Conor McGregor ‘in harm’s way’ in Floyd Mayweather fight

Bellator’s CEO Scott Coker gives his take on the recently finalized Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor boxing match. UFC president Dana White has been a happy camper since the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor …read more

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Mike Winkeljohn: If Conor McGregor can show Floyd Mayweather some different things, ‘he has a chance early on’

With a deluge of hot takes and opinions rolling in on Conor McGregor’s upcoming boxing match with Floyd Mayweather, one constant seems to be that McGregor won’t stand much of …read more

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If Conor McGregor KOs Floyd Mayweather, He’s the Biggest Athlete on Earth

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So what happens if Conor McGregor does the unthinkable and knocks Floyd Mayweather out? It’s simple, he becomes the biggest athlete on the planet, according to UFC president …read more

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Morning Report: Dillon Danis says Conor McGregor won’t retire after Floyd Mayweather fight: MMA is his passion

On Aug. 26, the combat sports world will be given the crossover fight that’s been dominating the headlines for the past year: Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor. The boxing bout …read more

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Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather ticket prices are insane!

Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather ticket prices are insane!
Undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and current UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will square off in a super-fight on August 26 live …read more

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Conor McGregor’s training partner says ‘Notorious’ will ‘100 percent’ knockout Floyd Mayweather

Brendan Schaub recently tried to bet boxing personality Max Kellerman a cool $100,000 that not only would Conor McGregor land punches on Floyd Mayweather, but went as far as to …read more

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Jim Lampley Weighs in on ‘Freak Show’ McGregor vs. Mayweather Bout

Jim Lampley feels Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather was booked on Aug. 26 with ill intentions. It’s no secret that a bout between McGregor and Mayweather is expected to deliver …read more

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Boxing officials considering a unique belt for the Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather fight

Boxing officials considering a unique belt for the Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather fight
The blockbuster fight between undefeated boxing star Floyd Mayweather and UFC champion Conor McGregor was finally made …read more

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The Weekly Grind: Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor simulated, Sage Northcutt wrecks another frying pan

The life of a professional fighter isn’t all glitz and glamour.
As if getting punched, kicked, kneed, choked and twisted into a pretzel on a regular basis isn’t enough, fighters …read more

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Max Holloway has 'no idea' why McGregor would come back to UFC after Mayweather fight

Holloway doesn’t think Conor McGregor will return to MMA after the Floyd Mayweather fight. Conor McGregor is set to earn the biggest payday of his career against boxing superstar Floyd …read more

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Mayweather vs. McGregor: Biggest Fight in the History of People Punching Each Other

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UFC president Dana White dishes about how the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight came together, …read more

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Berto: We all couldn’t catch Mayweather, if McGregor does, he’s the president of the world

Floyd Mayweather’s former opponent discusses Conor McGregor’s chances in the boxing ring. Floyd Mayweather’s last fight was in 2015 against Andre Berto. While the two-time welterweight champion has performed well …read more

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Boxing commentator Jim Lampley rips Mayweather-McGregor: this is a mismatch in even more ways than I thought

Veteran boxing commentator Jim Lampley is a stats man, and having reviewed the stats for some of UFC lightweight champ Conor McGregor‘s recent fights, he is very confident the Irishman …read more

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Scott Coker unsure of Mayweather vs. McGregor impact on UFC: ‘You’re putting your fighter in harm’s way’

Scott Coker hasn’t thought all that much about how he’d approach the megafight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor.
From an MMA promoter’s perspective, the Bellator MMA president does question …read more

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Tony Ferguson: I have to congratulate Conor McGregor

Streaking UFC lightweight contender Tony Ferguson has made no secret of his disdain for UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor. The American has repeatedly blasted the champ for failing to defend …read more

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