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Video: Conor McGregor urges Ireland to utilize military to enforce pandemic restrictions

UFC 249: Khabib vs. Ferguson may take place on April 18, but don’t count on Conor McGregor for being a back-up plan. He’s calling on his home country of Ireland …read more

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Posted on March 29, 2020, 8:16 pm By
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Conor McGregor urges military help in Ireland's fight against COVID-19

Ireland on Friday entered a two-week period of tightened restrictions in order to combat the spread of COVID-19.
The government has issued the equivalent of a stay-at-home order in the U.S., …read more

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Posted on March 28, 2020, 10:16 pm By
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McGregor calls for military mobilization: ‘Five weeks to freedom’

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In a new, lengthy video appeal to the people and government of Ireland, UFC superstar Conor McGregor urges the government to mobilize to help keep people …read more

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Video! McGregor Releases Official COVID-19 Lockdown Address

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With fighting a current afterthought, former UFC champion Conor McGregor is using his time to help Ireland prepare for the rising cases of COVID-19.
As …read more

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VIDEO | Conor McGregor KOs Marcus Brimage in Octagon debut

Run out of Netflix to watch? Why not watch Conor McGregor knock out Marcus Brimage in his UFC debut? McGregor made his UFC debut in 2013, during the preliminary card …read more

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Looking good: Meet the Las Vegas barber who caters to Conor McGregor and other UFC stars

LAS VEGAS – For some MMA fighters, being well groomed is pivotal to fight week going as smoothly as possible. As former UFC two-division champion Conor McGregor once said, “Look …read more

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Artem Lobov says ‘focused’ Conor McGregor deserves Khabib rematch, confident he’d dethrone the champ

Artem Lobov believes his teammate and friend, Conor McGregor deserves the chance to rematch Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor and Nurmagomedov fought back at UFC 229 where the lead up to the …read more

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Conor McGregor’s coach: COVID-19 restrictions won’t hamper Khabib, Ferguson – if fight happens

Despite endless assurances from UFC president Dana White that the UFC 249 main event will happen as promised, John Kavanagh doesn’t see Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson taking place next …read more

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UFC free fight: Conor McGregor makes quick work of Marcus Brimage in UFC debut

Conor McGregor burst into the UFC scene, and it didn’t take long for him to be heard.
The former Cage Warriors featherweight and lightweight champion McGregor (22-4 MMA, 10-2 UFC), was …read more

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Mac Buys Boatload Of PPE For Shorted Hospitals

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, is using his mega-millions for something other than Spanish villas, fancy supercars, …read more

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Conor McGregor donating over $1 million in medical supplies to Irish hospitals

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In the fight against the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Conor McGregor is trying to do his part.
Following a passionate plea from the former …read more

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Conor McGregor announces donation of €1M in protective equipment for hospital staff

Yesterday afternoon, Conor McGregor sent an impassioned message to Ireland’s leaders, demanding a complete lockdown of the country to combat the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. “I know a good, …read more

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Dana White responds to Conor McGregor’s call for a lockdown

Yesterday afternoon, former two-division UFC champ Conor McGregor made an impassioned address to Ireland’s leaders, demanding a full, mandatory lockdown of the country to combat the spread of the COVID-19 …read more

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Colby Covington: Jorge Masvidal ‘overpriced himself’ to avoid Kamaru Usman: ‘He wants Conor McGregor money’

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Colby Covington believes that his former best friend Jorge Masvidal has purposely “overpriced himself” for his mooted bout with welterweight champion Kamaru …read more

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Gaethje: McGregor deserves Khabib vs. Ferguson winner if he beats me

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Top ranked UFC lightweight Justin Gaethje sees this as the perfect time for a bout with Conor McGregor, with the winner getting a …read more

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Gaethje: Conor Can’t Be Denied Title Shot If He Beats Me

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Though far from confirmed, popular belief is that Conor McGregor and Justin Gaethje will hook them up later this year, presumably at the scheduled UFC …read more

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Video: McGregor Calls For Nationwide Lockdown

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, will continue to fight in the absence of mixed martial arts (MMA) events. …read more

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Conor McGregor urges Ireland to go immediately into full covid-19 lockdown: #LockdownUnited!

While UFC president Dana White is trying desperately to salvage UFC 249: Khabib vs. Ferguson, Conor McGregor is pleading with Ireland and the world to go into a full lockdown.
The …read more

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Conor McGregor calls for 'a lockdown united' against coronavirus in fiery PSA video

Conor McGregor is speaking out.
In a fiery public service announcement video issued Tuesday, the former UFC two-division champion spoke on the global coronavirus pandemic.
Using fight analogies along the way, McGregor …read more

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Conor McGregor urges Irish leaders to issue lockdown due to coronavirus pandemic

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Conor McGregor is getting into the fight against the coronavirus.
The former two-division UFC champion issued a passionate plea on Tuesday urging leaders in Ireland to issue a …read more

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Video: Khabib Nurmagomedov discusses thoughts on retirement

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is on the cusp of the biggest fight of his career. Though he’s rolled over every opponent he’s fought, including Conor McGregor, the most anticipated …read more

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Justin Gaethje once again calls out Conor McGregor: It’s his choice

Justin Gaethje has said the only way Conor McGregor can prove he’s worthy of a Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch is to fight him. The No. 4 ranked lightweight has been calling …read more

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Justin Gaethje: Conor McGregor Would Silence Doubters ‘If He Fights Me & Beats Me’

Justin Gaethje believes Conor McGregor has a chance to leave no doubt as to who the true number one contender is for the UFC lightweight gold. Gaethje has long been …read more

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Henry Cejudo Says Justin Gaethje Would ‘Destroy’ Conor McGregor Early

Henry Cejudo believes Conor McGregor will be in for a rude awakening if he faces Justin Gaethje. McGregor returned to action for the first time since Oct. 2018 to take …read more

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Cormier hopeful about Miocic bout; can see Conor sliding in vs. Khabib

Daniel Cormier can envision UFC supercards to finish 2020, possibly including a Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch. …read more

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Are You There God? It’s Me, Conor!

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Thoughts & prayers. Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, is just as helpless as the rest of the world when it …read more

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Cejudo to McGregor: Gaethje would ‘destroy’ you in round one!

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Henry Cejudo calls out Conor McGregor on Twitter. Conor McGregor might have opened as the betting favorite over Justin Gaethje, …read more

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Henry Cejudo rips Conor McGregor boxing training clip, ‘You should be working your takedown defense’

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In his own way, Henry Cejudo is looking out for the best interests of his friend Justin Gaethje and their target, Conor …read more

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UFC betting odds: Conor McGregor favored in potential Justin Gaethje matchup

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Check out the betting odds for a future matchup between “The Notorious” Conor McGregor and “The Highlight” Justin Gaethje. Iconic MMA superstar Conor …read more

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Conor McGregor offers up a prayer to Italy during coronavirus pandemic: “Lord Jesus please save Italy”

UFC superstar Conor McGregor took to social media on Sunday to offer up a prayer to Italy, a country that has been ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic. Over 5000 people …read more

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Conor McGregor sends well wishes to Italy during coronavirus crisis: 'Lord Jesus please save Italy'

The world watches as the coronavirus pandemic continues to devastate Italy.
From celebrities to everyday people, well wishes have been shared online from all corners of the world. Sunday, UFC star …read more

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Conor McGregor reminds fans to be vigilant during coronavirus pandemic

UFC lightweight contender Conor McGregor issued a statement on his social media reminding fans to be vigilant during the coronavirus pandemic. McGregor is one of the most influential figures in …read more

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Conor McGregor, Jon Jones issue statements on coronavirus awareness

Two of the world’s most popular UFC fighters, Conor McGregor and Jon Jones, are using their platform to speak about coronavirus and generate awareness.
As various countries and regions attempt to …read more

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Kamaru Usman scolds Jorge Masvidal over Conor McGregor comparisons

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has gone off on Jorge Masvidal for suggesting that he is a more famous fighter than Conor McGregor. ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ recently sat down with …read more

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Henry Cejudo goes off on Conor McGregor, says Justin Gaethje would “destroy” him

UFC bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo took aim at former two-division champion Conor McGregor early this afternoon on social media. After McGregor posted a video of him throwing bombs on Instagram, …read more

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Conor McGregor opens as sizable favorite in potential fight against Justin Gaethje

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Conor McGregor still doesn’t have his next fight booked but if he ends up facing Justin Gaethje, the former two-division UFC champion would open as …read more

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VIDEO | Social distancing has not stopped Conor McGregor from throwing bombs

Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor is trying to make the best out of these troubling times. The former featherweight and lightweight title holder made his long awaited return to …read more

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ESPN to air 11 straight hours of UFC content – Conor McGregor, Jon Jones highlighted

Thirsty for UFC content? ESPN will help alleviate that issue with a marathon of classic fights Saturday.
Dubbed as “UFC Day,” a total of 11 consecutive hours of UFC content is …read more

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O’Malley tackling MMA career McGregor-style, ‘like a business’

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Sean O’Malley sounds happy to be back in the cage and fighting again. And moving forward he’s hoping to use Conor McGregor’s rise as …read more

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Sean O’Malley hopes to follow the Conor McGregor model when it comes to his UFC career

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Prior to UFC 248, Sean O’Malley thought a two-year absence would make his return to action feel like his Octagon debut all …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz says Justin Gaethje will make people rich by cashing in as underdog against Conor McGregor

MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz is confident that Justin Gaethje would line the pockets of many fans as the underdog in a Conor McGregor matchup. Abdelaziz, the CEO of Dominance MMA, …read more

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John Kavanagh dreams of bringing UFC and Bellator titles to SBG Ireland

John Kavanagh has been the head coach of SBG Ireland since 2001, and most fans know him as the coach behind Conor McGregor. Yet he’s far more than just that. …read more

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‘Highlight’ Opens As Betting Underdog Against McGregor

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, claims he won’t be waiting around for Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson to settle their …read more

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Opening odds released for potential Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje fight

It’s not yet clear when Conor McGregor will return to the UFC’s Octagon, or who he’ll fight in his return. That being said, the most likely option at present seems …read more

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The Making Of Khabib Nurmagomedov

In 2013, before Khabib’s rise to superstardom and his rivalry with Conor McGregor, the lightweight already had four UFC wins and was 20-0. Today we revisit that 2013 conversation.
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Mac: UFC, Boxing Returns Happening ‘Soon’

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, has not been seen since his first-round technical knockout win over Donald Cerrone in their welterweight headliner …read more

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Conor McGregor update: 'I will be in the octagon again soon and fully expect to box again'

Don’t expect Conor McGregor to be out of action for too long.
Having only competed twice in the past 17 months, it appears former dual-champ McGregor (22-4 MMA, 10-2 UFC) is …read more

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Morning Report: Coach Owen Roddy suggests Conor McGregor could face Justin Gaethje in July

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In recent weeks, the coronavirus has thrown the sports world into chaos, with essentially every major sport on the planet cancelling seasons …read more

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Owen Roddy suggests current plan is for Conor McGregor to return on July 11

Conor McGregor may be returning to the Octagon on July 11 according to his coach, Owen Roddy. Ever since McGregor TKO’d Donald Cerrone in just 40 seconds at UFC 246 …read more

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Oliveira: ‘I would fight McGregor’ at any weight

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Fresh off his win at UFC Brasilia, Charles Oliveira would fight Conor McGregor at any weight class. After extending his unbeaten run to seven …read more

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TSN to air McGregor fight marathon for St. Patrick’s Day

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It seems that TSN has found an appropriate Irish theme for St. Patrick’s Day – a variety of Conor McGregor fights. With so little to …read more

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The Day the Irish Took Over

We look back at the day the Irish took over, which features Conor McGregor’s main event victory over Diego Brandao on a 2014 Dublin card.
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Khabib Nurmagomedov still doesn't want to fight in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS – Khabib Nurmagomedov likely won’t be competing in Las Vegas anytime soon.
Last time Nurmagomedov (28-0 MMA, 12-0 UFC) fought in “Sin City,” he submitted Conor McGregor in October …read more

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Charles Oliveira wants top-5 opponent after UFC Brasilia win, open to Conor McGregor fight at 170

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There’s no stopping Charles Oliveira.
“Do Bronx” continued his stunning stretch of success on Saturday, submitting Kevin Lee in the third round of the UFC …read more

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Charles Oliveira willing to move up to welterweight for fight with Conor McGregor

UFC lightweight contender Charles Oliveira says that he would move up to welterweight for a superfight against Conor McGregor. Oliveira submitted Kevin Lee in the main event of UFC Brasilia …read more

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Conor McGregor vents about coronavirus, but clarifies his aunt was not a casualty of COVID-19

Conor McGregor posted a lengthy rant about the coronavirus following the death of his aunt recently.

Ireland you amazing, amazing country. I believe we have this virus contained. And through …read more

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Is Justin Gaethje next fight for Conor McGregor?

Justin Gaethje talks about the possibility of a fight between him and Conor McGregor.

TRENDING > Cody Garbrandt hospitalized, out of UFC on ESPN 8 co-main event against Raphael Assuncao

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Conor McGregor issues statement on coronavirus, reveals aunt died from illness

UFC superstar Conor McGregor released a statement on the coronavirus outbreak, urging fans to wash their hands and revealing his aunt died from the illness. The coronavirus outbreak has sent …read more

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McGregor Takes Aim At Coronavirus Following Aunt’s Untimely Death

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Former UFC champion Conor McGregor is the newest member of the MMA community to be affected by the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
McGregor, who has been …read more

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Conor McGregor vents on coronavirus after aunt's death: 'This stupid (expletive) virus'

Add Conor McGregor to the list of people feeling the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
In a lengthy statement issued in an Instagram post Friday, former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion …read more

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Bellator 241’s Pedro Carvalho dismisses McGregor comparisons

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Pedro Carvalho has been accused of adopting the Conor McGregor persona ever since he linked up with SBG Ireland. Current Bellator featherweight and lightweight double-champ Patricio “Pitbull” Freire …read more

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The reinvention of the UFC's Johnny Walker: 'I want to be somebody now'

Johnny Walker is working with GSP and has signed with Conor McGregor’s management firm as he attempts to evolve as a UFC athlete. …read more

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Bellator 241 headliner Pedro Carvalho brushes off Patricio Freire's 'stupid' Conor McGregor wannabe jab

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Pedro Carvalho isn’t letting his emotions get the best of him ahead of Bellator 241.
An SBG Ireland fighter, Carvalho (11-3 MMA, 4-0 BMMA) takes on featherweight champion …read more

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Mac’s Whiskey Business Just Made A Proper $1 Million Donation

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Last year, former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) champ-champ, Conor McGregor, revealed that a part of the profits form his lucrative Proper No. 12 whiskey business …read more

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Khabib Says Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje Is Hard To Predict

Khabib Nurmagomedov has a hard time picking the winner of a potential scrap between Conor McGregor and Justin Gaethje. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reported that the UFC is in early talks …read more

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Insiders debate Conor McGregor's hurdle, Israel Adesanya regaining form

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager said there will be no rematch until Conor McGregor beats Justin Gaethje. Our panel discusses that and Paulo Costa’s impact on Israel Adesanya. …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov calls Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje a '50/50' fight

LAS VEGAS – Khabib Nurmagomedov thinks a potential Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje matchup fight will be super competitive.
Nurmagomedov (28-0 MMA, 12-0 UFC), the reigning UFC lightweight champion who is …read more

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Conor McGregor and Proper No. Twelve make massive donation to first responders

Eire Born Spirits, the company behind Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey and the founding team of Conor McGregor, McGregor’s manager Audie Attar and entrepreneur Ken Austin have announced that Proper …read more

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Insiders debate Conor McGregor's hurdle, Israel Adesanya regaining form

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s manager said there will be no rematch until Conor McGregor beats Justin Gaethje. Our panel discusses that and Paulo Costa’s impact on Israel Adesanya. …read more

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Video: James Gallagher leaves mid-interview, goes after Cal Ellenor at Bellator showcase event

NEW YORK – Once wasn’t enough for James Gallagher. He wanted another go at Cal Ellenor.
Gallagher, a rising Bellator bantamweight prospect and Conor McGregor protégé, was two minutes into an …read more

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Justin Gaethje Promises To Punch Dana White If McGregor Gets Next Title Shot

Justin Gaethje says he will punch UFC president, Dana White in the nose if Conor McGregor gets the next title shot. The lightweight title is on the line in the …read more

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Justin Gaethje says he will punch Dana White in the nose if the promotion grants Conor McGregor a title shot

Justin Gaethje has claimed that he will punch UFC president Dana White in the nose if Conor McGregor winds up receiving a title shot. Gaethje has been making headlines fairly …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov fires back at Conor McGregor over “street fight” diss

The ongoing feud between UFC stars Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor continued today on social media. The bitter rivals most recent exchange surrounded some comments made by ‘The Eagle’ during …read more

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Conor McGregor believes Weili Zhang’s win over Joanna Jedrzejczyk was the wrong decision

UFC lightweight contender Conor McGregor believes the judges got the decision wrong in the Weili Zhang vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk fight. The judges scored the bout 48-47, 47-48 and 48-47 in …read more

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Gaethje Ready To ‘Punch Dana In The Nose’ If McGregor Skips Title Line

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Justin Gaethje is still waiting for his title shot or a fight with Conor McGregor, and he’s making it clear that he won’t accept being …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov names his stipulation for a rematch with Conor McGregor

Undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has revealed his lone stipulation for a rematch with bitter rival Conor McGregor. Earlier today, Nurmagomedov took part in the Dominance MMA media event …read more

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Rep: McGregor must face Gaethje before title shot

Ali Abdelaziz, manager for Justin Gaethje, said the only way Conor McGregor will get a shot at current UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will be by first fighting Gaethje. …read more

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Video: Justin Gaethje says Conor McGregor ‘can’t lose how you lose to me’ and still be McGregor

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LAS VEGAS — Justin Gaethje discusses why Conor McGregor might not want to fight him, not being in a hurry to make a decision on his next …read more

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Bellator's Dillon Danis says he had seven-hour reconstructive knee surgery

Bellator prospect Dillon Danis is just beginning his road to recovery.
Danis, a jiu-jitsu blackbelt who serves as a coach for UFC star Conor McGregor, announced Saturday on Twitter that he …read more

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Justin Gaethje: If Conor McGregor wants title shot 'he has to go through me'

LAS VEGAS – Justin Gaethje sees a shot at the UFC lightweight title or a matchup with Conor McGregor as the only logical options for his next fight.
It’s that simple.
Gaethje …read more

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Floyd Mayweather says he needs $600 million to fight McGregor or Khabib, “The Eagle” responds

Floyd Mayweather has named his price for a potential fight with Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor has been clamoring for a rematch with the undefeated boxer since he suffered …read more

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Michael Bisping doubtful Conor McGregor’s partying days are done

Conor McGregor has been involved in plenty of trouble outside the cage, but the Irishman and his team have recently given reason to believe he’s cleaned up his act and …read more

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Max Holloway roasts Dillon Danis for calling Conor McGregor the lineal featherweight champ

Max Holloway has a message for Dillon Danis. On Thursday, Danis took to Twitter to remind the world that his training partner Conor McGregor is still the lineal UFC featherweight …read more

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Dillon Danis claims Conor McGregor is the UFC’s ‘lineal featherweight champion’

Dillon Danis believes Conor McGregor is the UFC’s lineal featherweight champion. McGregor won the interim featherweight belt against Chad Mendes back at UFC 189. Mendes stepped in on short notice …read more

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Nate Diaz mocks Conor McGregor’s ‘season,’ promises to stay active

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Nate Diaz has taken shots at his rival again. During the lead up to his comeback fight against Donald Cerrone, …read more

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Dana White uses Tom Brady analogy to explain why fighters are the most popular athletes on earth

The UFC has cultivated some of the biggest sports stars in the world, including Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey. UFC president Dana White recently explained why fighters so often become …read more

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Nate Diaz takes aim at Conor McGregor: “What happened to your season?”

Nate Diaz has taken aim at longtime rival Conor McGregor. The Stockton Native took to Twitter earlier this evening where he seemingly asked the Irish star what had happened to …read more

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Dan Hardy believes ‘there are a lot of ways’ Justin Gaethje can cause problems for Conor McGregor

Dan Hardy believes Justin Gaethje can pose a lot of problems for Conor McGregor in a potential fight. McGregor and Gaethje have traded shots at one another and a rumor …read more

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Dana White Unsure If Conor McGregor Will Wait For Khabib vs. Ferguson

UFC president Dana White doesn’t know if Conor McGregor plans on waiting around. McGregor returned to the Octagon back in January after being away from the action for over a …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor Might Not Want to Wait to Fight Khabib Nurmagomedov

If it were up to Dana White, Conor McGregor’s next fight would be against Khabib Nurmagomedov, provided the lightweight champion is victorious at UFC 249. …read more

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Dana White has zero interest in Nurmagomedov vs. Mayweather

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UFC president Dana White fires back at Khabib Nurmagomedov’s criticisms of matching making involving Conor McGregor. Dana …read more

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Morning Report: Dana White still keen on Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor 2, but ‘I don’t know if Conor wants to wait’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Earlier this year, Conor McGregor made his triumphant return to the Octagon after over a year off, knocking out Donald Cerrone in 40 seconds at …read more

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Dana White: ‘Conor McGregor Does Not Handpick His Opponents’

UFC president Dana White has responded to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s claim that Conor McGregor picks his opponents. McGregor returned to the Octagon back in January. He went one-on-one with Donald “Cowboy” …read more

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Conor McGregor sends a message to Joseph Benavidez ahead of UFC Norfolk

Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor has sent Joseph Benavidez a message of support ahead of his title opportunity at UFC Norfolk. The former two-time flyweight title challenger, Benavidez (28-5 …read more

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Dana White continues to press for Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch

Conor McGregor stormed back into the Octagon in January, wrecking Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone just 40 seconds into their UFC 246 main event in Las Vegas. He and UFC president Dana …read more

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Conor McGregor discusses his preparations for life after fighting

Conor McGregor is still at the top of the fight game, but the former two-division UFC champ recognizes that his time as a fighter will eventually come to an end. …read more

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Dan Hardy breaks down potential Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje match-up

Rumors have sparked about a Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje match-up targeted for this summer. If it happens, of course, the winner would be able to lay claim to a …read more

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Khabib rejects McGregor rematch talk yet again

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov says any talk of a rematch with Conor McGregor is premature and simply about “about drama and money.” …read more

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Khabib headed into toughest fight yet, says Conor McGregor picking easy opponents

While Conor McGregor and Dana White seem adamant that McGregor has returned to the realm of contenders after the Irishman defeated Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in his return to the Octagon, …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov on Conor McGregor rematch: People just want drama; 99 percent know I win again

Khabib Nurmagomedov continues to reiterate that a Conor McGregor rematch does nothing for him, personally.
UFC lightweight champion Nurmagomedov (28-0 MMA, 12-0 UFC) defeated McGregor at UFC 229, where the …read more

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