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McGregor Loves Mexicans, Nom-Nom Baby Gloves

Sounds like someone had too much Tequila.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, is gearing up for his mixed martial arts (MMA) return at the upcoming UFC 229 …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi on Conor McGregor: “He thinks about me every single day”

Paulie Malignaggi was originally supposed to be an ally of Conor McGregor. The retired boxer was brought into the Irish mixed martial artist’s camp to help him prepare for his …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi: Conor McGregor is One of The Biggest P*ssies in Combat Sports

Paulie Malignaggi believes Conor McGregor can’t get him out of his head. Malignaggi briefly helped McGregor prepare for his Aug. 2017 showdown with Floyd Mayweather. The two sparred for 36 …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi gives “no balls” Conor McGregor little chance against Khabib Nurmagomedov

Retired boxer Paulie Malignaggi, who is one of Conor McGregor‘s chief doubters, unsurprisingly gives the Irishman little chance in his UFC 229 lightweight title fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov. Speaking on …read more

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Live Chat: Khabib vs. McGregor, UFC 227 PPV buys, backup fighters, Tony Ferguson, more

This is the new A-Side Live Chat Podcast on MMA Fighting.
Today on the show, we’ll talk Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor with UFC 229 ticket prices being announced Tuesday. What …read more

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UFC 229 tickets start at $205, top out at $2,505 for Nurmagomedov vs. McGregor

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Ticket prices are out for UFC 229, and they’re pricey.
Nosebleed seats start at $205 and go all the way up to $2,505 to sit …read more

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Morning Report: Paulie Malignaggi: ‘No balls’ Conor McGregor will look for a way out of Khabib Nurmagomedov fight

A year ago this month, Conor McGregor crossed over into boxing for a superfight with Floyd Mayweather Jr., losing by 10th-round TKO. In the lead-up to the fight, McGregor brought …read more

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Dana White thinks Conor McGregor is underrated in the UFC…is he?

Conor McGregor seemingly went from wayward plumber to two-division UFC champion and world-renowned sports icon overnight.
A self-made man that has raked in millions of dollars by entertaining fans and defeating …read more

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Ticket Prices Revealed for UFC 229: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor

UFC 229 will undoubtedly be the biggest mixed martial arts card of the year as lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov takes on Conor McGregor in the main event on Oct. 6. …read more

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Ticket Prices Revealed for UFC 229 Card Headlined by Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor

The UFC is billing the lightweight championship bout between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor as the biggest fight in promotion history, and the ticket prices reflect that boast. …read more

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Khabib vs. McGregor ticket prices announced for UFC 229

Let the games begin.
Tickets for UFC 229, which features a highly-anticipated lightweight championship main event between current titleholder Khabib Nurmagomedov and former two-division champion Conor McGregor, will go on sale …read more

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Kevin Lee planning for UFC 229 bout, hoping for Pettis fight

The lightweight top contender is gunning for a big fight on the undercard of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor. A year or two ago, calling out Anthony Pettis for a …read more

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UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor Ticket Prices Revealed, On Sale Date Set for August 17

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor is now being touted as “the biggest fight in UFC history” as tickets are about to go on sale for the showdown on Oct. 6 …read more

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The Conor McGregor vs. Paul Malignaggi Feud Just Won’t Die

Former UFC dual-division champion Conor McGregor and former world champion boxer Paul Malignaggi have a feud that just won’t die.
Malignaggi was a sparring partner for a brief time when McGregor …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi: Conor McGregor Has ‘No Balls,’ Will Look for Way Out vs. Khabib

It’s no secret that Paulie Malignaggi has bad blood with Conor McGregor, so it’s no surprise that he isn’t expecting much from the Irishman in his bout against Khabib Nurmagomedov …read more

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The Road to UFC 229: Conor McGregor’s Greatest Hits

Ten fights. That’s all it took for Conor McGregor to go from relative unknown to worldwide superstar. Along the way, “The Notorious” one made history, becoming the first fighter to …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor: The UFC’s Biggest Fight Ever (Video)

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Will Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor be the biggest fight that the UFC has ever promoted? The venerable fight promotion certainly seem to think so… and they’re probably …read more

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UFC 229 tickets on sale this week for Khabib-Conor: 'The biggest fight in UFC history'

The UFC has christened the upcoming title bout between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor as “the biggest fight in UFC history.”
Whether you agree with that level of bar-raising hype or …read more

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Kevin Lee wants to “beat the f*** out of Anthony Pettis” at UFC 229

Surging UFC lightweight contender Kevin Lee is hoping for a spot on the stacked UFC 229 lineup. Yet with Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier and Nate Diaz all booked …read more

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Reebok no longer allowed to sell Conor McGregor apparel in Europe

Have you been looking for a Conor McGregor Reebok kit or other various apparel choices? Do you live in Europe? If you answered yes to both, then stop wasting your …read more

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Posted on August 14, 2018, 12:16 am By
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Jordan Burroughs Kills Rumor of Helping Conor McGregor Prepare For UFC 229

Jordan Burroughs is not helping Conor McGregor prepare for UFC 229. McGregor is set to challenge UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov in the main event of UFC 229. The “Notorious” …read more

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Sean O’Malley Returns Alongside Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor at UFC 229

Sean O’Malley on Monday announced that he is slated to return to the Octagon UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor on Oct. 6 in Las Vegas. He will square off with …read more

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Olympic gold medalist Jordan Burroughs says he's not working with Conor McGregor for UFC 229

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Jordan Burroughs has quickly shut down rumors that say he’ll be working with Conor McGregor ahead of UFC 229.
It’s a familiar scenario. Burroughs, who …read more

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Olympic Gold Medalist Jordan Burroughs Denies Working with Conor McGregor Ahead of UFC 229

Despite speculation to the contrary, Jordan Burroughs is not helping Conor McGregor hone his wrestling ahead of UFC 229. …read more

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Bellator 204 pre-event facts: Conor McGregor teammate James Gallagher drops to bantamweight

Bellator action resumes on Friday after a five-week hiatus with Bellator 204, which takes place at Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D. The main card airs on Paramount following prelims …read more

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Burroughs denies training McGregor, Khabib’s dad says no one can help him anyway

Jordan Burroughs has shut down rumors of him training with Conor McGregor to improve his wrestling. Once again, there are rumors floating on social media that Conor McGregor has enlisted …read more

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Khabib’s Father: We Will Finish Conor McGregor When we Want

Khabib’s father says his son will finish Conor McGregor on his own time. Nurmagomedov is set to defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title against Conor McGregor on Oct. …read more

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Paulie Malignaggi takes another shot at Conor McGregor: “He can’t stop talking about me”

Paulie Malignaggi was supposed to be an ally of Conor McGregor. The retired boxer was brought into the Irish mixed martial artist’s camp to help him prepare for his August …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father gives Conor McGregor almost no chance at UFC 229

On October 6, in the main event of UFC 229, former UFC lightweight and featherweight camp Conor McGregor will return to the Octagon to battle UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.
It’s …read more

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The Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Hour returns with a review of UFC 227, thoughts on the return of Conor McGregor, and much more. The following is a rundown of Monday’s …read more

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Morning Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father says ‘no one’ can help Conor McGregor improve his wrestling in time for UFC 229

In eight weeks, at UFC 229 in Las Vegas, Nev., undefeated lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will defend his title against former two-division world champion Conor McGregor. It’s a fight that …read more

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Poirier ‘leaning toward Khabib’ to beat McGregor

One of the top contenders for the lightweight title is keeping a close eye on the upcoming championship fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. It makes sense that …read more

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Urijah Faber makes pick for Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov fight

On October 6, in the main event of UFC 229, undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will attempt to defend his title against the sport’s biggest star, former lightweight and …read more

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Quote: Conor McGregor Will Stiffen Khabib Inside Two Minutes

A quote from one of Conor McGregor’s teammates is sure to ruffle some feathers. McGregor is set to challenge Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title holder Khabib Nurmagomedov in the …read more

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Dustin Poirier makes prediction for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor fight

On October 6, in the main event of UFC 229, undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will attempt to defend his title against the sport’s biggest star, former lightweight and …read more

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UFC 229 Khabib vs. McGregor: Who Would Georges St-Pierre Bet His House On?

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As soon as Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor was announced for Oct. 6 at UFC 229 in Las Vegas, it became the hottest topic in the …read more

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Dustin Poirier Talks Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor

Dustin Poirier talks Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor and makes a prediction. Poirier is riding high after a second-round TKO victory over former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title holder …read more

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Dustin Poirier gives prediction for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor

It’d be an understatement to say Dustin Poirier is an interested observer in UFC 229’s mega-fight between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor.
Poirier is currently slated to meet …read more

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Urijah Faber Offers Prediction for Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov

Urijah Faber has offered his prediction for the next massive fight in the UFC which is Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov. If you recall, Faber decided to hang up his …read more

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Teammate says Conor McGregor will KO Khabib Nurmagomedov in first round

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James Gallagher is making a bold prediction on behalf of Conor McGregor ahead of UFC 229.
Former two-division UFC champion McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC) …read more

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Dana White considers Conor McGregor “one of the most underrated fighters in the UFC”

As the man behind the biggest pay-per-views the UFC has ever promoted, Conor McGregor is the biggest star in MMA history. As the previous owner of two UFC titles, and …read more

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Reebok Can’t Sell ‘McGregor’ Clothing In Europe

A Dutch court has ruled Reebok may not sell clothing prominently featuring Conor McGregor’s last name. Reebok can’t seem to catch a break with their UFC deal.
As if being hated …read more

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Conor McGregor, Paulie Malignaggi go at it again on social media

A recent tweet from Conor McGregor sent Paulie Malignaggi into a Twitter frenzy. Not this again.
This time last year, UFC star Conor McGregor released sparring footage of a session with …read more

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Dana White Expects Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov To Do Record PPV Buys

Getting the deal for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor done just two months prior to UFC 229 doesn’t leave the UFC much time to promote the fight, but company president …read more

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Conor McGregor and Paulie Malignaggi’s Twitter beef is back on

This time last year, Conor McGregor was closing in on his headline-dominating boxing match with Floyd Mayweather Jr. His biggest opponent outside the ring, however, was retired boxer Paulie Malignaggi.
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Dana White Says Conor McGregor is One of The Most Underrated Fighters in UFC

Yes you read that right, Dana White says Conor McGregor is one of the most underrated fighters in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). McGregor is easily the biggest star in …read more

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UFC 229: Urijah Faber has Conor McGregor beating Khabib Nurmagomedov

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Prior to meeting Conor McGregor, Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes weren’t prone to knockouts. That’s a fact that sticks out for UFC Hall of …read more

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Fightweets: On Cody Garbrandt and immediate title rematches

The buzz seems to be back in mixed martial arts, coming off a hot UFC 227 and with the return of Conor McGregor looming. So let’s get right back into …read more

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Randy Couture Says Khabib’s Style Could Give Conor McGregor Problems

Randy Couture says the fighting style of Khabib Nurmagomedov may be too much for Conor McGregor. On Oct. 6, Nurmagomedov will defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title against …read more

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UFC 229: ‘Khabib vs. McGregor’ Tickets On Sale Next Week!

If you want to fly out to Las Vegas this October and see UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov put his title on the line against pay-per-view (PPV) king Conor McGregor, …read more

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Five bouts added to UFC 229: Khabib vs McGregor card

The UFC 229 card is shaping up. UFC 229 will surely be a blockbuster event, solely from the main event title fight between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov. The rest …read more

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Bas Rutten Thinks Conor McGregor Has a Puncher’s Chance Against Khabib Nurmagomedov

Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor will make his return to the octagon at UFC 229 on Oct. 6 against lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor last fought MMA in November …read more

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Bas Rutten Thinks Favors Conor McGregor Has a Puncher’s Chance Against Khabib Nurmagomedov

Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor will make his return to the octagon at UFC 229 on Oct. 6 against lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor last fought MMA in November …read more

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Dana White: Conor McGregor “might as well be” a part owner of the UFC

After winning the UFC lightweight title with a second-round knockout of Eddie Alvarez in November of 2016, Conor McGregor shared his interest in negotiating an ownership stake in the UFC. …read more

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MMA Squared Ep. 27: A Cautionary Tale

With two weeks of no UFC, we take a moment consider the legacy of Conor McGregor and the future of MMA. This is part 1 of a continuing story. …read more

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White: We Pay McGregor Like He’s Part Owner

Equality is sooooo 2015. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has finally been able to entice former lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, to come back to mixed martial arts (MMA) and compete against …read more

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Dana White Addresses Conor McGregor’s UFC Ownership Demands

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There was a time when Conor McGregor wanted an equity stake in the UFC before he would step into the Octagon again. Well, McGregor has inked …read more

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Dana White Says Conor McGregor Is Not a Co-owner of The UFC Despite His Demands

Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White has shot down suggestions that his biggest star, former two-divisional champion Conor McGregor, is a co-owner in the UFC, despite the fact he’s making …read more

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Watch the MMA Beat live today at 12 p.m. ET

Today on the show, we’ll discuss the announcement of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor, Nate Diaz’s ongoing issues, what the results of UFC 227 mean, the Bellator welterweight tournament taking …read more

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EXCLUSIVE | Ovince Saint Preux vs Dominick Reyes in the works for UFC 229

After the big announcement of UFC 229’s main event between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor, the October 6th card is coming together overall.
With the event’s co-main event looking to soon …read more

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Tom Hardy Based Part of His Performance in ‘Venom’ on Conor McGregor

British actor Tom Hardy is most certainly a fight fan.
Several years go, Hardy immersed himself into the world of mixed martial arts to prepare for a role in ‘Warrior’ where …read more

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Benavidez vs. Borg moved to UFC Denver due to McGregor

Due to his order of protection against Conor McGregor, UFC flyweight contender Ray Borg won’t be fighting at UFC 229 after all. Joseph Benavidez and Ray Borg are still set …read more

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Dana White makes prediction for UFC 229 PPV buys

UFC President Dana White is expecting Conor McGregor‘s comeback fight, which will see the Irish superstar challenge undefeated champion Khabib Nurmagomedov for the lightweight title at UFC 229 on October …read more

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Dana White Not Interested in GSP Facing Khabib Nurmagomedov or Conor McGregor

Georges St-Pierre is interested in facing the winner of the UFC 229 main event between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor but he feared the organization may not allow him to …read more

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White: Expect Two Million PPV Buys For McGregor’s Return

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, already holds the record for most mixed martial arts (MMA) pay-per-view (PPV) buys at 1.6 million for his Nate Diaz rematch …read more

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Dillon Danis: 'Conor Could Beat Khabib in a Grappling Match'

Grappling ace and current Bellator MMA fighter Dillon Danis not only believes his teammate Conor McGregor will defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229, he thinks the Irishman could give Nurmagomedov …read more

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Danis picks McGregor to beat Khabib in grappling match

Multiple time Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu champion Dillon Danis makes his prediction on how a grappling match between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor would end. When one would break down the …read more

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Unfiltered Episode 220: Dana White, TJ Dillashaw, Henry Cejudo & UFC 227

UFC President Dana White joins the show and talks to Jim and Matt about a wide variety of topics including the recently announced Khabib vs. Conor McGregor fight, Nate Diaz’s …read more

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Dana White Shoots Down GSP Fighting Winner of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor

If Georges St-Pierre wants to make his return to the UFC in the near future, he’s going to have to seek out an opponent other than Conor McGregor or Khabib …read more

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Dillon Danis: Conor Could Beat Khabib in Grappling Match

It probably would come as no surprise that friend and training partner of Conor McGregor Dillon Danis believes that Conor McGregor is going to defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov in the UFC …read more

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Dana White Impressed by ‘Big Mouth’ Fighter He Had Dismissed on Tuesday Night Contender Series

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Once you leave a bad impression with UFC president Dana White, you don’t typically get a lot of second chances. Well, unless maybe you’re Conor McGregor.
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Conor McGregor’s Bus Attack Being Used to Promo the Biggest Fight of the Year

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It’s too soon to know that it will be the biggest fight in UFC history, but Khabib Nurmagomedov putting his UFC lightweight belt on the line against Conor …read more

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Latest UFC 229 Fight Card, TV Line Up

Nearly two years after he last stepped foot inside the Octagon, Conor McGregor will make his UFC return to reclaim the title he never lost, though it will likely be …read more

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Report: Benavidez vs. Borg, Kunitskaya vs. Lansberg Set For UFC 229 in Las Vegas

Since the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced arguably the year’s biggest fight between current lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and former champion Conor McGregor at UFC 229 on Oct. 6 in Las …read more

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Dillon Danis explains why Conor McGregor will defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov

At UFC 229, on October 6 in Las Vegas, Conor McGregor will make his long-awaited return to the Octagon, where he’s set to battle undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.
This …read more

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Danis: ‘Conor Could Beat Khabib In A Grappling Match’

McGregor’s Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu training partner has no doubts when it comes to Conor McGregor’s abilities on the ground. Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov has the potential to be the biggest …read more

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Georges St-Pierre makes prediction for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor title fight

Former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre is currently on tour in Australia. During his visit to the Land Down Under, St-Pierre partook in a press conference, where he …read more

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UFC 229 is Looking at 2 Million PPV Buys According to Dana White

The final fight announced at the UFC’s press conference last week was UFC 229 with the long-awaited return of Conor McGregor against current lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. Given the history …read more

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Dana White Likes Fighters Jumping Weight Classes, but BJ Penn Wanted to Take It Too Far

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UFC president Dana White loves guys who want to jump around weight classes and challenge themselves. He held up Conor McGregor as an example of a …read more

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How Conor McGregor's rampage went from 'disgusting' incident to a compelling commercial – in just four months

It’s hard to believe it was only four months ago that UFC President Dana White sat there looking shaken and upset as he described Conor McGregor’s backstage rampage at the …read more

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If Georges St-Pierre had to bet on UFC 229, he’d pick Khabib to beat Conor McGregor

Gun to his head, Georges St-Pierre would choose Khabib Nurmagomedov to beat Conor McGregor at UFC 229. Georges St-Pierre has come out to say that he would be interested in …read more

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GSP open to UFC return this year, interested in Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor winner

The UFC is looking for a big drawing card at Madison Square Garden in November. Perhaps it could be the same guy who headlined the promotion’s last show there.
Georges St-Pierre …read more

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The Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Hour returns with a review of UFC 227, thoughts on the return of Conor McGregor, and much more. The following is a rundown of Monday’s …read more

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GSP interested in McGregor/Khabib, but UFC might not let him fight for title

GSP says he would be interested in dropping down to lightweight to fight the winner of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor. Georges St-Pierre is currently touring Australia, and it’s where …read more

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Georges St-Pierre expresses interest in fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Conor McGregor winner

Everybody in the UFC today is looking for that next big fight. We’re in the ‘super fight’ era. The era of entertainment trumping all. But how many pieces of the …read more

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Georges St-Pierre ‘Would Be Interested’ In Facing Winner of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor

Georges St-Pierre is still looking for a fight and he might have found the right opponent.
As the former two-division UFC champion embarks on a tour of Australia this week, he …read more

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Dana White: No International Press Tour for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor

The lightweight championship clash between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor is shaping up as perhaps the biggest bout on the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s calendar for 2018. …read more

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Dana White notebook: No world tour for Conor-Khabib, can't decipher Nate Diaz

1 2 3 4 …5LOS ANGELES – There will be no multi-city tour to promote the upcoming blockbuster between ex-lightweight champ Conor McGregor and current titleholder Khabib Nurmagomedov – there …read more

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UFC President Dana White Says No World Tour For Khabib-Conor

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor will not get the world tour treatment. Any time McGregor fights, there’s a buzz unlike any other bout. The “Notorious” one has brought over a …read more

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Dana White: No world tour for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor fight

LOS ANGELES — If you were hoping for a world tour to go along with the much-anticipated fight between UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and megastar Conor McGregor, you’re in …read more

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Dana White Says No World Tour to Promote Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov

There won’t be a face off between lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor until both fighters arrive in Las Vegas for fight week at UFC 229.
After the highly anticipated …read more

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VIDEO | Nate Diaz weighs in on Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov “They’re both my B*tches”

Earlier this week it was announced that former UFC lightweight title challenger Nate Diaz would be returning to the octagon to face Dustin Poirier at November’s UFC 230 event in …read more

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VIDEO | Dana White says Conor McGregor won’t be punished for bus incident, ‘he’s been out for two years’

“I’ve been telling you guys forever that we had to wait until Conor [McGregor’s] stuff was handled in New York. It got done. Obviously, it was very favorable for Conor. …read more

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Nate Diaz Explains Why He’s Upset with Dana White and Tweeted ‘F— the UFC’

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Nate Diaz, caught in a brief interview on the street following his exit in the midst of the Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov announcement at Friday’s …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

White will not punish McGregor over bus attack: He’s been through enough

“Suspended? He hasn’t fought in 2 years. How much longer should we suspend him?” Now that Conor McGregor’s legal troubles are behind him, UFC president Dana White is keen to …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on August 4, 2018, 5:46 pm By
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Nate Diaz Walked Out of UFC Press Conference as Conor McGregor Fight Announced

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Nate Diaz didn’t seem impressed with the announcement of the Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov fight, as he walked out during the promo at the UFC …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Khabib Nurmagomedov Opens as Slight Favorite Over Conor McGregor at UFC 229

The betting odds are in for the newly announced Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov superfight, and they might be closer than you’d think for a fighter who hasn’t fought since …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Did Dana White's friend use his son's tantrum to ask for McGregor-Nurmagomedov tickets?

Tickets for UFC 229 are sure to be a hot ticket with some crazy prices now that the highly anticipated return of Conor McGregor has been announced.
McGregor, unquestionably the biggest …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on August 4, 2018, 4:16 pm By
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Betting Odds Have Conor McGregor as an Underdog For UFC 229

It’s early but the betting odds have Conor McGregor as an underdog going into his title bout against Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor vs. Nurmagomedov has been the fight fans have been …read more

Source:: MMANews

Nate Diaz on McGregor vs Khabib: ‘They’re both my little b—ches’

Nate Diaz had some words about both Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov. Nate Diaz, who didn’t seem too happy about the Conor McGregor vs Khabib Nurmagomedov booking, was asked about …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

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