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Dana White and Conor McGregor to Discuss UFC Future in Liverpool Sitdown

Conor McGregor’s UFC future has been shrouded in a cloud of mystery ever since he went berserk, stormed the UFC 223 Media Day, and trashed a van full of fighters. …read more

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Bas Rutten: Conor McGregor Just Needs to Find His Way

Bas Rutten believes Conor McGregor needs some time to find himself. McGregor awaits a court hearing next month. Following the UFC 223 media day session, McGregor, Artem Lobov, and their …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 5:46 pm By
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UFC President Dana White to meet with Conor McGregor in Liverpool

UFC President Dana White is going to sit down with Conor McGregor this weekend in Liverpool, England.
The UFC boss will be in town for the compelling, 12-fight UFC Liverpool card. …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Dana White Plans to Meet with Conor McGregor This Weekend in Liverpool

It may not be that much longer until Conor McGregor has booked his return to the UFC. On Wednesday, UFC president Dana White revealed plans to meet with McGregor this …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Conor McGregor, Dana White to meet this weekend in Liverpool to discuss UFC future

Some clarity on the timeline for Conor McGregor’s return to the UFC could soon be coming.
UFC President Dana White today revealed that he will meet with the former two-division champion …read more

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Posted on May 24, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Dana White says he’ll meet with Conor McGregor in Liverpool to discuss McGregor’s future

Is Conor McGregor going to make his return to the UFC? He and the company will try to figure that out this weekend.
The only man ever to simultaneously hold two …read more

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Posted on May 23, 2018, 11:46 pm By
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GSP: give me Nurmagomedov or McGregor

Georges St-Pierre has no interest in fighting Nate Diaz; wants Khabib Nurmagomedov or Conor McGregor fight instead. …read more

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Signs Point to Khabib-Conor Showdown

The most talked about fight in MMA right now is without a doubt Khabib Nurmagomedov in a potential lightweight title match against “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. Because of the hype …read more

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Conor McGregor drops cryptic message on Twitter: “see you soon”

It’s been a long time since we’ve seen Conor McGregor fight.
The Irish megastar has not fought since August to 2017, when he came up short in a headline-dominating boxing match …read more

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Floyd Mayweather edges Conor McGregor in ESPN's World Fame 100

Just like their record-breaking showdown, Floyd Mayweather has once again come out on top vs. Conor McGregor. …read more

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ESPN: McGregor Not As Famous As Mayweather

The sports media giant’s third annual ranking of the biggest names in sports. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, has once again finished behind retired boxing icon …read more

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Posted on May 22, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Conor McGregor Lone MMA Representative on ESPN List of World’s 100 Most Famous Athletes

It’s been nearly two years since Conor McGregor last stepped into the Octagon, but the Irishman’s star continues to burn brightly. …read more

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Posted on May 22, 2018, 4:46 pm By
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Conor McGregor moves up list of world's 100 most popular athletes; Ronda Rousey drops out

Conor McGregor is MMA’s lone representative on a new top 100 list of the world’s most popular athletes.
Officials today unveiled the ESPN World Fame 100. According to ESPN, the rankings …read more

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UFC's Julian Marquez: Middleweights get ignored because of Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov

Rising UFC middleweight Julian Marquez figures the best way to get people talking about him is to stay mostly quiet.
While other fighters go to great lengths to be part of …read more

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Conor McGregor and The Rock Buddy Up

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is apparently a big Conor McGregor, and he’s not afraid to show it.
After apparently watching McGregor’s “Notorious” documentary, The Rock took to his Instagram account to …read more

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Posted on May 21, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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The Rock praises doc 'Notorious', applauds McGregor

They say game recognizes game, and for Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Conor McGregor, the phrase holds true. After watching McGregor’s ‘Notorious’ documentary the former WWE superstar and movie mega …read more

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Posted on May 21, 2018, 10:16 pm By
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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson heaps praise on Conor McGregor, McGregor responds

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is a big Conor McGregor fan. That’s been clear for quite some time. Yet after watching the documentary Conor McGregor: Notorious, which celebrates McGregor’s many massive …read more

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SBG Ireland Fighter Charged in Conor McGregor Bus Attack Gets Next MMA Bout Scheduled

Cian Cowley, who was arrested along with Conor McGregor for his role in an attack an a bus carry UFC fighters and employees last month ahead of UFC 223, has …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2018, 2:16 am By
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Reports: Cian Cowley, Conor McGregor teammate charged in UFC 223 bus attack, gets fight

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When Conor McGregor will fight again following an alleged assault at UFC 223 is anybody’s guess. But his teammate, who …read more

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Cian Cowley, fighter charged in Conor McGregor van attack, has next bout booked

A fighter best known for his alleged role in Conor McGregor’s van assault in Brooklyn has his next pro fight booked.
SBG welterweight Cian Cowley will compete at Brave 13 in …read more

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Posted on May 17, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Karolina Kowalkiewicz: I Have no Intention of Suing Conor McGregor

Karolina Kowalkiewicz won’t be taking Conor McGregor to court. McGregor’s outburst following the UFC 223 media day session is well documented. The former UFC lightweight champion brought his entourage from …read more

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Posted on May 16, 2018, 7:46 pm By
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Karolina Kowalkiewicz received an “apology letter” from Conor McGregor, says she won’t sue for bus attack

Back in April, in the buildup to UFC 223, Conor McGregor went berserk in Brooklyn, NY, throwing a dolly through a shuttle bus window in a crazed search for his …read more

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VIDEO | Brendan Schaub hints at Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov in September

.@TeamKhabib vs. @TheNotoriousMMA in September? Or @BrendanSchaub wishful thinking?
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— Below the Belt with Brendan Schaub (@btbshowtime) May 10, 2018

“Well, the rumor going around is that it’s …read more

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Conor McGregor Hints at Potential Showdown with Khabib Nurmagomedov

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor has been uncharacteristically quiet on social media ever since he attacked a bus at UFC 223 media day. …read more

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Conor McGregor Leaves Possible Hint of Next Opponent

Ever since #DollyGate, Conor McGregor (21-3) has been relatively quiet on social media, with only two tweets since the chaotic incident that seemed to depict a much tamer, mellowed McGregor. …read more

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VIDEO | Rose Namajunas says “F*** that” to Conor McGregor’s attempted apology after UFC 223 bus incident

“You could just kind of tell by my performance [if the incident messed me up]. Everything I said after in the press conference, is kind of like, you know, my …read more

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Posted on May 9, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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Michael Chandler continues to criticize ‘huge dork’ Dillon Danis

Michael Chandler criticizes Dillon Danis’ performance at Bellator 198 and his desperate imitation of Conor McGregor. I think it’s safe to say Michael Chandler isn’t a Dillon Danis fan.Following Danis’ …read more

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Even ‘Semtex’ Thinks Banning McGregor Is A Dumb Idea

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White has gone on record saying the promotion plans on punishing Conor McGregor for tearing up a bus and injuring fighters during his media …read more

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F—k That! Thug Rose Shuts Down Conor McGregor On Instagram

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, tried to make amends with the promotion’s 115-pound titleholder, Rose Namajunas, after the “Notorious” bus attack that nearly compromised “Thug’s” UFC …read more

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Report: UFC champ Rose Namajunas emphatically rejected Conor McGregor's apology for UFC 223 meltdown

Conor McGregor reportedly tried to apologize for his UFC 223 rampage to champion fighter Rose Namajunas, who was having none of it. …read more

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Paul Daley On The UFC Not Banning Conor McGregor: It’s A Smart Move

Bellator and former UFC fighter Paul Daley gave his opinion on the situation that faces Conor McGregor and the UFC. As many people are aware, during the UFC 223 media …read more

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Posted on May 8, 2018, 3:16 pm By
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Paul Daley understands why UFC didn’t cut Conor McGregor for Brooklyn bedlam: I respect Dana’s choice

Many fans and pundits felt that Conor McGregor‘s insane rampage in Brooklyn, which crescendoed when the Irishman threw a dolly through the window of a bus, should have resulted in …read more

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Daley: UFC not banning McGregor for life is a ‘smart move’

Being in quite the similar situation, former UFC welterweight Paul Daley says he understands why the company would likely sweep the Conor McGregor incident under the rug. The professional …read more

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Posted on May 8, 2018, 12:16 pm By
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The Full Story Behind Conor McGregor’s Bus Attack

Watch our video explaining everything you need to know to understand why McGregor did what he did. Why did Conor McGregor throw a metal dolly through a bus window?
That’s the …read more

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Nick Diaz: McGregor doesn’t have ‘formula’ to beat Khabib

Nick Diaz talks about the possible matchup between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov. Although nothing has been confirmed, fans are anticipating a UFC megafight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor …read more

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Colby Covington: Conor McGregor is a Coked-up Little Leprechaun

Colby Covington doesn’t appreciate the Conor McGregor comparisons. Covington has clearly revved up his trash talking recently. “Chaos” and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight title holder Tyron Woodley were former …read more

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Posted on May 7, 2018, 6:16 pm By
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Covington Is An Original, Not A ‘Coked-Up Leprechaun’ Like McGregor

He’s also not a multi-millionaire like Conor McGregor. Colby Covington is trying to be like … Colby Covington.
That stands in contrast to accusations that he’s attempting to ape former Ultimate …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Colby Covington assures he isn’t mimicking “coked-up little leprechaun” Conor McGregor

In the span of a year, Colby Covington has become known as one of the UFC’s biggest trash talkers. The American, who battles Rafael dos Anjos for interim welterweight gold …read more

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Nick Diaz on Khabib vs. McGregor: That’s a Tough Fight For Both

Nick Diaz believes Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor wouldn’t be easy for either competitor. Nurmagomedov captured the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title when he defeated Al Iaquinta in the …read more

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VIDEO | Nick Diaz predicts potential Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomev fight

VIDEO | Nick Diaz predicts potential Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomev fight

Fight fans are hoping that 2018 will be the year that they finally get see current UFC lightweight champion …read more

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Bas Rutten: Fans Should Give Conor McGregor a Pass for Smashing Up UFC Bus

UFC Hall of Famer Bas Rutten believes that fans should give Conor McGregor a pass for smashing up van injuring UFC 223 fighters. …read more

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Posted on May 5, 2018, 1:16 pm By
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Brian Ortega tells fighters to stop mimicking Conor McGregor

Brian Ortega tells his fellow fighters to just be themselves, instead of desperately trying to mimic Conor McGregor. Brian Ortega isn’t exactly know for his flamboyance or trash talk, and …read more

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Posted on May 3, 2018, 9:46 pm By
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You Can Be Like Conor McGregor ... Or You Can Shut Up

You do … you.
That’s the message from Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight No. 1 contender, Brian Ortega, who is just as sick of Conor McGregor wannabes as the rest of …read more

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Morning Report: Aaron Pico says right now Dillon Danis ‘can’t even be mentioned in the same sentence’ as him

Dillon Danis is only 1-0 in his MMA career but the outspoken cohort of Conor McGregor is already making waves outside the Bellator cage. Having come into the sport talking …read more

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Straight Blast! Ward Signs Multi-Fight Bellator Contract

Last year’s memorable Bellator 187 card in Dublin featured a bout where Conor McGregor slapped an official who tried to stop him from jumping in cage to celebrate a win …read more

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Brian Ortega Rips Conor McGregor Imitators

Brian Ortega takes issue with all the Conor McGregor imitators. It’s easy to see that McGregor has ushered in a new era in the pre-fight spectacle of mixed martial arts …read more

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Brian Ortega isn't impressed by the Conor McGregor clones

Brian Ortega has trumpeted a message of positivity during his rise up the ranks, but good guys aren’t always getting the biggest paychecks.
Or the endorsement deals. Or the massive fan …read more

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Michael Bisping Calls Dillon Danis Poor Conor McGregor, Danis Responds

Michael Bisping believes Dillon Danis is a weaker version of Conor McGregor. Danis is coming off a successful mixed martial arts debut at Bellator 198. He submitted Kyle Walker in …read more

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Dillon Danis responds to backlash from Al Iaquinta, Michael Bisping

Dillon Danis, a decorated Brazilian jiu-jitsu practitioner and a training partner of Conor McGregor, has always received his fair-share of hate. Now that he’s made his successful MMA debut, a …read more

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Michael Bisping gives his take on Dillon Danis: he’s the “hand-me-down version” of Conor McGregor

Last weekend, Bellator MMA touched down in Chicago, Illinois with the exciting Bellator 198 card. One of the most talked about features of the main card was the MMA debut …read more

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Nate Diaz Reportedly in Talks to Compete at UFC 227

Nate Diaz may be back inside the Octagon soon. Diaz hasn’t competed since Aug. 2016. He dropped a majority decision to Conor McGregor in a rematch at UFC 202. Almost …read more

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Posted on May 1, 2018, 11:16 pm By
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Reports: Nate Diaz in talks with UFC for August return

Aug 20, 2016; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Nate Diaz (red gloves) competes against Conor McGregor (blue gloves) during UFC 202 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Joshua Dahl-USA TODAY Sports

Jan. 30, …read more

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Report: Nate Diaz could return at UFC 227

The former lightweight title challenger and half of two massive bouts against Conor McGregor has been talking up a UFC return and it may come in August. At this point, …read more

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Bisping: Dillon Danis Is The Off-Brand Conor McGregor

Is Dillon Danis one of many combat sports barnacles — like this guy — waiting to be scraped from the career of Conor McGregor? I think we need to get …read more

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Diaz Wants Money For UFC Return, Not McGregor

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) somethingweight Nate Diaz is being rich riding the pine until his inevitable Conor McGregor rematch, because any fight besides “Notorious” will not be as lucrative.
And a …read more

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Morning Report: Dan Hardy says he’d like to make UFC comeback at MSG ‘if the offer is right’

For MMA fans who only came to the sport in the advent of Conor McGregor’s rise to superstardom, Dan Hardy is predominantly known as the color commentator who is on …read more

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Michael Chiesa Expected to Be Rebooked Against Anthony Pettis at UFC 226

Michael Chiesa is expected to get rebooked against former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis at UFC 226 after their original fight was cancelled thanks to Conor McGregor’s rampage through the Barclays …read more

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Michael Chiesa vs. Anthony Pettis Expected to Be Rebooked at UFC 226 in Las Vegas

After their original bout was scrapped as a result of Conor McGregor’s tirade through Brooklyn, Michael Chiesa is expected to face Anthony Pettis at UFC 226 in Las Vegas on …read more

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Dana White: Potential Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor superfight is too big for Russia

Conor McGregor is currently awaiting his court date while Dana White is already thinking about the former champion’s next fight. …read more

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White: Khabib will fight in Russia, but not vs. McGregor

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor in Russia? Not happening, says UFC president Dana White. Back in June of 2017, Dana White was happy to tease the idea that Conor McGregor …read more

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Dana White on whether UFC will punish Conor McGregor: we’ll see what happens

Earlier this month, Conor McGregor flew to Brooklyn, New York, and ran amok on a terrible rampage. This rampage reached a chaotic crescendo when McGregor threw a dolly through the …read more

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Conor McGregor Won’t Face Any Potential Punishment from UFC Until After Court Appearance

The UFC is still undecided on any potential punishment for Conor McGregor after he went on a rampage in Brooklyn a few weeks ago that left two fighters and one …read more

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Dana White Won’t Punish Conor McGregor Until He’s Appeared in Court

UFC president Dana White on Monday said Conor McGregor won’t be punished until his legal situation is resolved in New York. …read more

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So wait, is the UFC going to punish Conor McGregor or not?

Is the UFC going to punish Conor McGregor for his alleged role in a backstage melee at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., just prior to UFC 223?
Here we are nearly …read more

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Dana White: UFC will deal with Conor McGregor after law punishes him

For now, the fate of Conor McGregor is out of the UFC’s hands.
One of the sporting world’s biggest stars, McGregor won’t be competing in the Octagon or in a boxing …read more

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UFC sanctions? White says McGregor has to be ‘punished by the law first’

Dana White was asked about the UFC possibly punishing Conor McGregor for his actions in New York. One of the talking points from Conor McGregor’s recent assault on a bus, …read more

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Conor McGregor’s coach: I’m sure we’ll see that fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov

Conor McGregor has not fought in the Octagon since November of 2016, when he captured the UFC lightweight title with a second round knockout of Eddie Alvarez. This period of …read more

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Morning Report: Conor McGregor’s striking coach: I’m sure we’ll see him fight Khabib Nurmagomedov

At UFC 205, Conor McGregor knocked out Eddie Alvarez to become the undisputed lightweight champion. Earlier that evening, undefeated No. 1 contender Khabib Nurmagomedov had an impressive showing over Michael …read more

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‘Proud’ McGregor Reacts To Danis’ Submission Win In Pro MMA Debut

You knew UFC superstar Conor McGregor wasn’t going to keep quiet tonight (Sat., April 28, 2018) after Straight Blast Gym teammate and good friend Dillon Danis made a successful professional …read more

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Conor McGregor’s coach has his doubts that Khabib Nurmagomedov is not finishing fights on purpose

Conor McGregor’s coach has his doubts that Khabib Nurmagomedov is not finishing fights on purpose
Khabib Nurmagomedov captured the UFC’s undisputed lightweight title earlier this month in Brooklyn by scoring a …read more

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‘There’s Nothing Like It In The World’

While there is no official timeline in place, former UFC champion Conor McGregor is planning a return to mixed martial arts (MMA).
Despite recent legal troubles that could prolong the Irishman’s …read more

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Conor McGregor's boxing coach sizes up Khabib Nurmagomedov, believes fight will happen

Conor McGregor was roughly two months away from a historic boxing match with Floyd Mayweather when, according to UFC President Dana White, he had Khabib Nurmagomedov on his mind.
“You know …read more

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Midnight Mania! McGregor Really Does Want Khabib in Russia

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight Welcome to Midnight Mania!
You may be forgiven if you think Conor McGregor’s supposed desire to …read more

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Video: McGregor Helps Disabled Man Finish Workout In Dublin

While the combat sports community scrambles to figure out when and where Conor McGregor will make his mixed martial arts (MMA) return, the former UFC champion has been busy helping …read more

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Dillon Danis not lacking confidence heading into MMA debut

Dillon Danis, a training partner with Conor McGregor, shares the same brashness of the former UFC champion. Making his professional debut on Saturday in Chicago, Danis hopes the results are …read more

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Conor McGregor’s Boxing Coach Owen Roddy Believes MMA Fans are Missing Out

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor has not fought inside the Octagon since defeating Eddie Alvarez in November 2016 and his boxing coach Owen Roddy believes …read more

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Dillon Danis on upcoming MMA debut: I feel like after this fight I will run the company

BJJ ace and Conor McGregor training partner Dillon Danis has never been short on confidence. That remains true as he gears up for his professional MMA debut, which will pit …read more

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Owen Roddy On Khabib Nurmagomedov: I See Holes In His Game

Khabib Nurmagomedov has set the MMA world alight with his dominant and mauling style of fighting that leaves his opponents in a state of despair, but Conor McGregor’s striking coach …read more

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Dillon Danis channels friend Conor McGregor ahead of pro MMA debut at Bellator 198

CHICAGO – Bellator newcomer Dillon Danis’ mask of confidence shows no signs of stress fractures.
The jiu-jitsu champ held court at today’s press conference for Bellator 198, which marks his debut …read more

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Alvarez: Khabib could break Conor’s spirit if fight hits the ground

Eddie Alvarez gives his take on the potential match-up between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. If Conor McGregor plays his cards right, he could return to the Octagon to face …read more

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Owen Roddy: The UFC Is Really Missing Conor McGregor

Former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor hasn’t competed in the Octagon since the end of 2016, and his boxing coach Owen Roddy believes that this is affecting the …read more

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MMA Squared Ep. 11: MMA’s Scarface

MMA Squared looks at the Mystic Mac persona and wonders if it’s experiencing an existential crisis. Long before Conor McGregor played Hello Dolly on a bus window, the future of …read more

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Colby Covington: Khabib Nurmagomedov will get 'balls put on his forehead' at welterweight

After a six-year push and a division logjam courtesy of Conor McGregor, Khabib Nurmagomedov sits atop the UFC lightweight division.
But should Nurmagomedov get ambitious and try McGregor’s conquest of heavier …read more

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Coach: The UFC is really missing Conor McGregor

Boxing coach Owen Roddy talks about Conor McGregor’s absence and sheds some light on the Irishman’s UFC return. It has been a year and five months since Conor McGregor …read more

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Despite Khabib Nurmagomedov's 'mistake,' Eddie Alvarez picks champ over Conor McGregor

Trying to predict what’s going to happen in the UFC lightweight division is a fool’s errand these days.
But by all indications, champ Khabib Nurmagomedov will face Conor McGregor if the …read more

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Coach updates on timing of Conor McGregor’s comeback, potential opponents

When Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Al Iaquinta in the main event of UFC 223, it meant that Conor McGregor was no longer the UFC lightweight champion. Ever since, we’ve all been …read more

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Ahead of MMA debut, Dillon Danis promises he will “run Bellator” after a few wins

This weekend, on the main card of Bellator 198, Conor McGregor training partner and jiu-jitsu specialist Dillon Danis will make his anticipated MMA debut, as he takes on 2-3 Kyle …read more

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Joe Rogan: ‘The rules get bent’ for fighters like Conor McGregor

Longtime UFC voice Joe Rogan sees Conor McGregor’s star-power as the reason why it’s difficult for him to face serious discipline for his actions. Conor McGregor hasn’t competed in MMA …read more

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Joe Rogan Believes Conor McGregor is Too Big for the UFC to Cut Him Loose

Joe Rogan thinks Conor McGregor is too big of a star for the UFC to cut him loose over his recent misconduct. …read more

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UFC rankings update | Conor McGregor moves up p4p list, Khabib Nurmagomedov drops a spot

In the wake of the UFC’s recent stop in Atlantic City, the promotion has updated its official rankings. As expected, Kevin Lee, who took out Edson Barboza in the main …read more

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Joe Rogan examines “fascinating” relationship between Conor McGregor and UFC: “They’re printing money”

Over the last few weeks, UFC commentator Joe Rogan has had plenty to say about Conor McGregor‘s infamous Brooklyn rampage, during which the Irishman threw a dolly through the window …read more

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Morning Report: Joe Rogan says it’s hard for UFC to discipline Conor McGregor, because ‘he’s worth so much money’

Despite the fact that Conor McGregor has not fought for the UFC in nearly 18 months, the Irish superstar has continued to make headlines, though lately those headlines have been …read more

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Posted on April 24, 2018, 12:16 pm By
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PHOTO | Check out the new Conor McGregor inspired art that Joe Rogan has added to his studio

Joe Rogan has added a new piece of art to his studio, and it’s one Conor McGregor supporters will probably like. See this piece, which is essentially a grid composed …read more

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Posted on April 23, 2018, 8:16 pm By
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Khabib Says When, Wants The UFC To Say Who

New UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has a timeline for when he returns but doesn’t care who it’s against. Khabib Nurmagomedov may want a fight with Conor McGregor, but he’s …read more

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Max Holloway says Conor McGregor ‘crossed the line’ with Brooklyn bus attack

Max Holloway doesn’t condone the actions of Conor McGregor and his entourage causing chaos at the Barclays Center two weeks ago.
Like many witnesses, Holloway didn’t realize that “The Notorious” was …read more

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Meet 'The Ultimate Fighter 27' cast: Richie Smullen, who's going through doors Conor McGregor opened

LAS VEGAS – “The Ultimate Fighter” has returned for its 27th season, and for the first time all the cast members are undefeated heading into the show.
MMAjunkie recently sat down …read more

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Shots After The Bell: Why Can’t The UFC Make Lightweight Happen?

155 is known for great fighters and great fights, but mainstream interest continues to elude the division of Conor McGregor. The UFC’s lightweight division has been an embarrassment of riches …read more

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Posted on April 22, 2018, 5:16 pm By
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Eddie Alvarez: Nurmagomedov would rather ‘pick off the wounded gazelles’ than fight me

Eddie Alvarez thinks Khabib Nurmagomedov will avoid a fight with him if he can.
With the newly crowned champion on the throne, Dustin Poirier, Kevin Lee, Conor McGregor and Alvarez are …read more

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Just 0-0 as pro, but Bellator 198's Dillon Danis 'getting into this to be the world champion'

Casual MMA fans may know Dillon Danis as two things: a great grappler, and a training partner to former UFC champion Conor McGregor.
Danis, though, plans to be known as something …read more

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Khabib ‘talking’ with Team McGregor over potential title fight

Khabib Nurmagomedov says he’s in talks with Conor McGregor over a possible lightweight title fight. A championship showdown between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor would be the biggest fight in …read more

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