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Conor McGregor ‘pleased’ with NAC allowing eight-ounce gloves for Floyd Mayweather fight

UFC champion Conor McGregor is happy with the Nevada Athletic Commission after Wednesday’s meeting. The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) not only appointed the referee and three judges for the August …read more

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Dan Hardy Breaks Down the Stances and Approaches of Mayweather vs. McGregor

Last week, Dan Hardy got brought into the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fray and he quickly proved his worth breaking down the glove issue. The former UFC welterweight title …read more

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Boxing referee analyzes Conor McGregor’s knockdown of Paulie Malignaggi

The fight that could break all the records and be the richest fight in all of combat sports is less than two weeks away as Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor …read more

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Dana White claims Showtime did not want their sparring footage of Conor McGregor vs Paulie Malignaggi

If the beef wasn’t enough between Conor McGregor and Paulie Malignaggi, bring in Dana White.
White was the one to release a couple short clips of McGregor and Malignaggi’s second sparring …read more

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Is the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McrGregor 'Money Fight' worth watching? UFC fighters weigh in

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Whether they begrudge or applaud McGregor’s one-in-a-million fight …read more

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Mayweather vs. McGregor: Conor McGregor media conference call live stream online

Listen to UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor’s media conference call at 5 PM ET/2 PM PT on Wednesday, August 16th. With just ten days to go before UFC lightweight champion …read more

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Conor McGregor reacts to 8oz glove change, makes up ground in Floyd Mayweather betting line

Today is a great day for Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor, who was “pleased” that Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) allowed his Floyd Mayweather boxing match to …read more

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Mayweather’s Ridiculous Stats From His Past 10 Fights Prove McGregor Has Little Chance

While a constant double-edged sword, the internet is a wonderful tool. Since the announcement of Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather, the gears have been turning and steam blowing out of …read more

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Conor McGregor Releases Statement on Referee, Judges, and Smaller Gloves for Mayweather Bout

The Nevada State Athletic Commission made the final details of the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor boxing super-fight official on Wednesday.
The commission revealed that Boxing Hall of Fame referee Robert …read more

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NAC Approves Eight-Ounce Gloves For McGregor-Mayweather, Judges & Referee Announced

The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) made some key announcements in regards to the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather showdown. McGregor and Mayweather will meet inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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In light of Mayweather vs. McGregor, Tony Bellew and Michael Bisping agree to boxing match

UK boxer Tony Bellew is up for a boxing match will fellow countryman Michael Bisping. The news of Conor McGregor’s boxing megafight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. – set to take …read more

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Conor McGregor and Coach React to Boxing Floyd Mayweather in 8oz Gloves

The mission has been accomplished. Floyd Mayweather played the system to get the gloves changed to a smaller size to push the betting lines, since he’s betting on himself. Conor …read more

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Why Did Nevada Approve Smaller Gloves for Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor?

There is no shortage of controversy surrounding the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor boxing match slated of Aug. 26 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. And why wouldn’t there be? …read more

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Nevada Commission Grants One-Time Exception for 8-Ounce Gloves in Mayweather-McGregor Bout

The Nevada Athletic Commission voted unanimously on Wednesday to allow the use of eight-ounce boxing gloves in the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight. …read more

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Floyd Mayweather Talks Bets With Jimmy Kimmel and Teases MMA Fight with Conor McGregor

As the spectacle of Conor McGregor boxing Floyd Mayweather draws near, the media parade heats up. Mayweather is fresh from his appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live to talk about the …read more

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NAC approves eight-ounce gloves for Mayweather vs. McGregor, announces referee and judges

The Nevada Athletic Commission has made a one-time exception to allow eight-ounce gloves for this 154-pound matchup between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. At Wednesday’s Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) meeting …read more

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Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor reveal expected fight weights for August 26 showdown

The contracted weight for Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor‘s August 26 boxing match is 154 pounds. That said, neither man is likely to weigh exactly that much on fight night. …read more

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Nevada commission (surprisingly) approves 8-ounce gloves for Mayweather vs. McGregor

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Nevada commission approves lighter glove size for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

The social media banter between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor has become a reality.
The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) approved Wednesday a “one-time” waiver to allow Mayweather and McGregor to wear …read more

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Nevada Commission Approves 8-Ounce Gloves for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor will fight in eight-ounce gloves after the Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously on Wednesday to approve the measure.
Because the fight between Mayweather and McGregor …read more

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Mayweather says McGregor could be fined up to ‘90 percent’ of his purse if he kicks him in the head

Floyd Mayweather is very confident Conor McGregor won’t throw any kicks on Aug. 26. The details haven’t been revealed, but expect Conor McGregor to face a ‘heavy fine’ if he …read more

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BREAKING | Glove Size for Mayweather vs. McGregor Will Be 8oz Gloves

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor is a circus show with many rides and many moving pieces. The latest merry-go-round is the contested glove size. Originally, the glove size was set …read more

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Referee, Judges Selected for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Bout on Aug. 26

Veteran referee Robert Byrd will be the third man in the ring when Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor square off at the T-Mobile Arena on Aug. 26. …read more

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Referees and Judges Announced

The final pieces of the puzzle for Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor are in place.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission on Wednesday confirmed the referee and judges for the fight on …read more

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Referee, judges selected for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

The officials have been selected to oversee the historic clash between undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor on Aug. 26.
The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on Wednesday …read more

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Referee and judges selected for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor boxing fight

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The Nevada State Athletic Commission today voted unanimously to appoint Byrd for the pay-per-view boxing match between Floyd …read more

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BREAKING | Referee and judges announced for Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather

The Nevada State Athletic Commission is currently in session, as it irons out a few of the most important details for Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s blockbuster August 26 …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi goes off on ‘Pillsbury Doughboy’ Dana White: ‘I don’t think he treats the fighters fairly’

In a rant about Conor McGregor, Paulie Malignaggi saved a bit of his ire for UFC president Dana White.
Malignaggi blasted White in an interview with Ariel Helwani on Monday’s edition …read more

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Conor McGregor explains why he’s not impressed by Canelo or GGG

On August 26, UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor will step into the boxing ring with undefeated pugilist Floyd Mayweather in a contest being hailed as “the biggest fight in combat …read more

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Live video: Listen to today's Conor McGregor media call at 5 p.m. ET

Filed under: News, UFC, VideosPrior to his upcoming boxing match with undefeated Floyd Mayweather, UFC champion Conor McGregor hosts a media call today at 5 p.m. ET (2 p.m. PT).
McGregor …read more

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Dana White: Paulie Malignaggi left Conor McGregor camp “for his health”

Paulie Malignaggi’s time as a part of Conor McGregor‘s training camp for Floyd Mayweather was brief. Just days into his work with McGregor, the former two-division boxing champ began feeling …read more

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The Mac Life ‘Mayweather vs McGregor’ Ep. 2: Here’s how to get a body like Conor McGregor

If you want a lean and mean physique like Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor (sorry, Francis), all you need is a souped-up bicycle and 1800 miles of …read more

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Conor McGregor conference call audio

Conor McGregor will address the media during a conference call Wednesday evening. The UFC lightweight champion will discuss the upcoming fight against Floyd Mayweather on Aug. 26 and much more. …read more

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UFC boss wants Conor McGregor back in MMA: 'What's the point' of Floyd Mayweather rematch?

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Owen Roddy: Referee and gloves size ‘irrelevant’ for Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather

One of the most crucial meetings regarding the polarizing boxing bout between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather will take place on Wednesday when the Nevada Athletic Commission will decide on …read more

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Listen to the Conor McGregor Media Call on Wednesday at 5 PM ET

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In advance of the most anticipated event of the summer, UFC champion Conor McGregor hosts an international media conference call on Wednesday at 5 p.m. ET.
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Dana White: 'Nothing against' Paulie Malignaggi, though Showtime turned down offer of sparring footage

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Tony Ferguson, Kevin Lee to Clash for Interim Lightweight Title at UFC 216 on Oct. 7

While reigning lightweight champ Conor McGregor remains on hiatus, an interim 155-pound king will be crowned at UFC 216. …read more

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NAC Executive on McGregor-Mayweather: ‘You Have to Change With The Times’

Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) executive Bob Bennett has responded to the criticism for approving Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather. McGregor and Mayweather will meet inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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Artem Lobov on ‘diva’ Paulie Malignaggi: ‘I’ll box the ears off him’

Conor McGregor’s teammate Artem Lobov is now trying to line up a fight against Paulie Malignaggi. Things aren’t looking any better between the Conor McGregor camp and Paulie Malignaggi. …read more

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‘The Mac Life’ With Conor McGregor: Biking, Rowing, Fast Cars

Check out the second episode in the video blog series following Conor McGregor entitled The Mac Life. McGregor, who faces Floyd Mayweather next Saturday night inside a boxing ring, gets …read more

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Billionaire Maloof Family Bets $880,000 on Floyd Mayweather to Beat Conor McGregor

The billionaire Maloof family is believed to have place the largest wager yet on the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor boxing match slated of Aug. 26 at T-Mobile Arena in …read more

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Boxing ref Tom Taylor weighs in on whether McGregor knocked down Malignaggi

The debate over whether Conor McGregor knocked Paulie Malignaggi down or pushed him over in sparring continues to rage, even after UFC president Dana White released footage of the pivotal …read more

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Billionaire Maloof brothers place huge $880,000 bet on Floyd Mayweather to beat Conor McGregor

The Las Vegas sportsbooks are getting plenty of action ahead of the much-anticipated boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, which is set to pop off inside T-Mobile Arena …read more

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Association of Ringside Physicians Cautions Against Changing Glove Size for Mayweather-McGregor

The Nevada Athletic Commission will decide on Wednesday whether to allow Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor to wear eight-ounce boxing gloves for their Aug. 26 bout. …read more

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Conor McGregor's 10 most memorable in-the-cage moments

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1 2 3 4 …5Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosWhen Conor McGregor joined the UFC in 2013, his mission was to take over the sport of MMA. In less than …read more

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Artem Lobov: I’ll Box The Ears off Paulie Malignaggi

Artem Lobov has fired back at Paulie Malignaggi. Lobov is a close friend of Conor McGregor and has helped him prepare for his “super fight” with Floyd Mayweather on Aug. …read more

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Boxing Coach: McGregor is Lying About Giving Malignaggi a Concussion

Boxing coach Angelo Reyes isn’t buying Conor McGregor’s story that he put a beating on Paulie Malignaggi in sparring. Much has been made over the sparring footage where it appears …read more

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Association of Ringside Physicians asks NSAC to deny glove change request for Mayweather vs McGregor boxing match

Undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. recently asked to compete in smaller gloves for his upcoming Conor McGregor boxing match, which takes place a week from Saturday night (Aug. 26, …read more

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Kenny Bayless will not referee Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor

We’ll soon know which man will referee Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, but it won’t be Kenny Bayless. Team McGregor won’t have to worry about filing a protest in case …read more

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Ringside Doctors Caution That Glove Change for Mayweather vs. McGregor Could be Too Dangerous

Don’t worry guys, Conor McGregor will fight Floyd Mayweather in a couple of weeks and we can put this whole thing to rest. Well, until McGregor decides to give Paul …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor gave Paulie Malignaggi '1-way beating' for 12 rounds

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Not only that, but White insisted Malignaggi has fabricated …read more

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Association of Ringside Physicians 'strongly cautions' against smaller gloves for Mayweather-McGregor

The Association of Ringside Physicians doesn’t support the push for smaller gloves for the upcoming boxing match between UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather.
Here’s the …read more

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Association of Ringside Physicians Oppose 8-Ounce Gloves for Mayweather vs. McGregor

On Wednesday, the Nevada State Athletic Commission will rule on whether or not to allow Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor to use eight-ounce gloves for their upcoming fight in Las …read more

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Conor McGregor Training at 12,000 Feet?

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Conor McGregor didn’t climb a mountain, but the UFC Performance Institute allowed him to train at a simulated 12,000 feet!
Watch the latest episode of “The Mac Life: …read more

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Heather Hardy: Mayweather vs. McGregor Like Yankees vs. Mets

WBC champion and Bellator fighter Hardy gave an educated assessment of Conor McGregor’s boxing crossover Hardy, who was successful in her Bellator MMA debut in June, is also the (undefeated) …read more

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Artem Lobov ready to ‘box the ears’ off Paulie Malignaggi for whining about Conor McGregor knockdown

It’s too bad “The Money Fight” undercard is already complete (see it here), because Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight slugger Artem Lobov was ready to get in on the action.
Against …read more

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Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather Video: The Mac Life, Part 1

Check out the first episode of The Mac Life ahead of the Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather fight on August 26th. In the vein of UFC Embedded, The Mac Life …read more

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UFC Fighters Pick the Winner of Mayweather vs. McGregor

It’s no secret what the public thinks of Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather’s boxing match. They’ll tell you every minute of every day on a myriad of social platforms. Some …read more

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Artem Lobov responds to ‘emotional mess’ Paulie Malignaggi: ‘I’ll box the ears off him’

Paulie Malignaggi appeared on the latest edition of The MMA Hour and while relaying his side of the ongoing pushdown versus knockdown saga he described Conor McGregor sparring partner and …read more

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Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2511 with Paulie Malignaggi, T.J. Dillashaw, Jhenny Andrade, Ana Julaton, Angelo Reyes

Stream or download Monday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Paulie Malignaggi, T.J. Dillashaw, Jhenny Andrade, Ana Julaton and Angelo Reyes.
Malignaggi addressed the leaked videos of him sparring Conor McGregor. …read more

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Conor McGregor unimpressed with flat-footed Canelo or out-of-shape GGG

Combat sports fans are buzzing as we inch closer to what is widely-considered the best boxing pay-per-view (PPV) of the year, set to go down inside T-Mobile Arena in Las …read more

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Boxing coach to Conor McGregor: Don't lie about Paulie Malignaggi being 'badly concussed'

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5541060944001Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosVeteran striking coach Angelo Reyes said he saw Paulie Malignaggi right after his infamous second sparring session with Conor McGregor, and he did not look …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi trashes “Pillsbury Dough Boy” Dana White

Former two-division boxing champ Paulie Malignaggi joined Conor McGregor‘s training camp with the intention of helping the Irish MMA star prepare for his boxing match with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Unfortunately, …read more

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Maloof brothers bet $880,000 on Floyd Mayweather, will donate winnings to charity

While a lot of the betting action has been on Conor McGregor so far, the Maloof brothers went in the other direction. The betting on the big boxing match between …read more

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Did Conor McGregor knock Paulie Malignaggi down in sparring? A boxing referee weighs in

Those on Conor McGregor’s team are certain that McGregor dropped Malignaggi in sparring two weeks ago. Malignaggi says it was a push and not a legitimate knockdown.
Now that the …read more

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Randy Couture gives his prediction for Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather

Back in 2010, former two-division UFC champion Randy Couture was charged with welcoming boxing star James Toney to mixed martial arts. As many expected, the 47-year-old Couture made quick work …read more

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Dana White blasts ‘lying’ Paulie Malignaggi - Conor McGregor destroyed him in ‘one-sided beating’

An unwanted distraction for Conor McGregor in the lead up to his boxing match against Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Aug. 26, 2017, is the drama surrounding the …read more

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Morning Report: Randy Couture gives Conor McGregor 10% chance to win, says Malignaggi sparring video ‘reeks of a publicity stunt’

UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture knows a thing or two about fighting and, as the man to take on boxing great James Toney in Tony’s lone MMA appearance, he …read more

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Due to past Mayweather-McGregor criticism, Kenny Bayless out as potential referee

If Kenny Bayless wants to watch the upcoming boxing mega-fight between UFC champion Conor McGregor and undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather, he’ll have to buy the $100 pay-per-view broadcast like …read more

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White says McGregor vs Malignaggi was a ‘one-way beating’ despite conflicting accounts from Conor’s camp

Dana White claims McGregor vs Malignaggi’s sparring was absolutely ‘one-sided,’ but even people from Conor’s own camp have said otherwise. Conor McGregor is facing Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a little …read more

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Malignaggi Labels Artem Lobov as Less Effective Than a Punching Bag

Paulie Malignaggi lashed out at the caliber of sparring partners used by Conor McGregor, saving some pretty harsh words for Artem Lobov As the war of words continues to escalate, …read more

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‘Dana White Robs UFC Fighters Blind’ – Paulie Malignaggi

The war of words between UFC President Dana White and former Conor McGregor sparring partner Paulie Malignaggi has escalated While the former two-time world champion had focused his efforts on …read more

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White Claims ‘Liar’ Malignaggi Was Brutally Beaten by McGregor

UFC President Dana White has claimed that Paulie Malignaggi was comprehensively beaten by Conor McGregor in their now infamous second sparring session Photos released by the McGregor camp appeared …read more

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Midnight Mania! Boxing champ creates #McGregorChallenge after bizarre Conor McGregor warm up routine

Bringing you the weird and wild from the world of MMA each and every weeknight … Welcome to Midnight Mania!
Terence Crawford, boxing champion and another talent in the “pound for …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi to Conor McGregor: ‘Now we’ve gotta fight’

With all the bad blood with Conor McGregor, Paulie Malignaggi now feels the next step is to actually fight. Because of sparring photos released online, Conor McGregor and Paulie …read more

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The Mac Life: Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, episode 1

In the first episode of The Mac Life: Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, the UFC lightweight champion gets in a workout in front of the press at the media workout …read more

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Video: UFC legend Randy Couture predicts slim odds for Conor McGregor - ‘He won’t touch Floyd Mayweather’

We are two weeks out from the biggest crossover boxing match ever, as current Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight champion Conor McGregor will face undefeated boxing legend Floyd Mayweather (49-0) …read more

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Dana White ‘Felt Sorry’ for Paulie Malignaggi After 12 Rounds with Conor McGregor

There weren’t many people present when Conor McGregor went 12 rounds with former boxing champion Paulie Malignaggi in a sparring session recently but UFC president Dana White was front and …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White roasts Paul Malignaggi, claims Conor McGregor gave him “An Absolute Beating”

Former two-weight boxing champion Paul Malignaggi was recently involved in two hard sparring sessions with current UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor, this to help prepare the Irish star for his …read more

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Monday Morning Analyst: Knockdown or pushdown?

In this edition of the podcast, we’ll examine the tape of Conor McGregor and Paulie Malignaggi sparring to see if we can tell if the former two-time champion hitting the …read more

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Video: World champion Terence Crawford parodies Conor McGregor with ‘McGregor Challenge’

Who wants to do the “McGregor Challenge”? Anyone? If you watched Conor McGregor’s media day workout last Friday, you probably noticed his warm-up routine, which included this display of “rubber …read more

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor: MMA Heavyweights Break Down the Fight

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No doubt Conor McGregor‘s confidence is running high as he enters final preparations for his superfight with Floyd Mayweather. But does “The Notorious” stand a legitimate chance of …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi: ‘Dana White robs the UFC fighters blind’

After two weeks of endless trash talk from Paulie Malignaggi towards Conor McGregor, the former two division champion finally made it known what he really wants: an opportunity to fight …read more

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Fighters mock Conor McGregor workout with the 'McGregor Challenge'

Conor McGregor’s open workout has spawned a new social media challenge that has gone viral. (Getty) Perhaps the biggest takeaway from Conor McGregor’s Friday workout in advance of his boxing …read more

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Randy Couture Claims McGregor & White Are Manipulating Malignaggi Footage

UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture believes that Conor McGregor and Dana White have been less than honest with the ‘Malignaggi situation’ Former two-time world champion boxer Paulie Malignaggi sensationally …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi: 'Cute and adorable' Conor McGregor sparring videos distract from truth

Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosFormer two-division boxing champ Paulie Malignaggi calls the videos of his infamous sparring session against Conor McGregor “cute.” He even gives the producers a thumbs …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi on Fighting Conor McGregor: ‘Now The Bad Blood is There’

Former boxing world champion Paulie Malignaggi has kept his name in the headlines thanks to his sparring session with Conor McGregor. Now, after UFC president Dana White released footage of …read more

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Fighters start 'McGregor Challenge' by mocking Conor McGregor's flailing-arm warmup

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor has once again become the center of an Internet meme, this time with the “McGregor Challenge.”
McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) hosted an open workout this …read more

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Fan who performed Conor McGregor ukulele song gets free trip to Floyd Mayweather fight

Conor McGregor is doing a hefty service for one of his most creative fans ahead of his boxing match with Floyd Mayweather later this month.
Fellow Irishman Mick Konstantin went viral …read more

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Bruce Buffer Places Some Optimistic Bets on Conor McGregor

The “Voice of the Octagon” confirms that he will be putting his money where his mouth is in backing Conor McGregor against Floyd Mayweather Jr. Buffer recently told fans on …read more

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Conor McGregor's uncanny ability to will things into existence is why he's fighting Floyd Mayweather

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5537310053001Filed under: Featured, News, UFC, VideosDave Sholler first met Conor McGregor in August 2013 at UFC Fight Night 26, and he won’t ever forget his first impression of the then …read more

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The Mac Life ‘Mayweather vs McGregor’ Ep. 1: Go behind the scenes of ‘Notorious’ open workout (Video)

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor is gearing up for his Floyd Mayweather Jr. boxing match, which takes place a week from Saturday night (Aug. 26, 2017) inside …read more

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Conor McGregor: ‘I’m not really too much of a fan of either’ Canelo Alvarez or Gennady Golovkin

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor served up some thoughts on several of the top boxers in the world. On September 16th, precisely three weeks after UFC champion Conor McGregor fights …read more

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NSAC ‘Considering’ Conor McGregor Judge Appeal

The Nevada State Athletic Commission has confirmed that they are reviewing a request from Conor McGregor to appoint an “International Judge” McGregor and Mayweather have also requested that they are …read more

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Click Debate: Does glove size matter in Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor?

LAS VEGAS — Owen Roddy isn’t sure what Floyd Mayweather’s angle is when it comes to glove size.
Last week, Mayweather posted on Instagram about wanting to reduce the 10-ounce gloves …read more

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor 2? Sounds absurd, but it's not impossible

http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid4621179066001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,ufBHq_I6FnxR-PQW_F3sm5QdUbP7D6E9&bctid=5539301744001Filed under: Featured, News, UFC(This story first published over at usatoday.com.)
There is only one event in the immediate future of boxing and MMA that could possibly be bigger than Floyd …read more

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VIDEO | Does this slo-mo footage debunk Conor McGregor’s knockdown of Paulie Malignaggi?

Over the last week, it seems that all anybody has been able to talk about is the knockdown Conor McGregor allegedly scored on former two-division boxing champion Paulie Malignaggi during …read more

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Conor McGregor addresses racism accusations, says he never called African-Americans ‘monkeys’

LAS VEGAS — Floyd Mayweather has accused Conor McGregor multiple times of calling African-American “monkeys” in the lead up to their boxing match.
On Friday night in an interview with …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Morning Report: Jeff Mayweather: Paulie Malignaggi sparring video “exposed” Conor McGregor

Floyd Mayweather, Jr.’s camp is not impressed by Conor McGregor’s performance.
Last week, the big story in the buildup to Mayweather vs. McGregor was the exit of former boxing world …read more

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