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Poirier prefers Khabib rematch over McGregor, even without title

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For Dustin Poirier, dealing Khabib Nurmagomedov’s his first loss is far more significant than getting even with Conor McGregor. At this point in his career, …read more

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Conor McGregor snaps back after Dustin Poirier prioritizes Khabib rematch

Conor McGregor has issued a fiery response to a recent comment from his fellow lightweight contender Dustin Poirier. Poirier, who has lost to both McGregor and UFC lightweight champion Khabib …read more

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Dustin Poirier would prefer Khabib rematch over McGregor rematch, even with no title in play

Dustin Poirier would prefer a rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov over a rematch with Conor McGregor, even if there was no UFC title on the line. Poirier fought McGregor in the …read more

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Dustin Poirier Explains Why He’d Pick Rematch With Khabib Over Conor McGregor

Dustin Poirier would choose another crack at Khabib Nurmagomeodv over a rematch with Conor McGregor. Poirier is one of the top lightweights in MMA. He is a former interim 155-pound …read more

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Even with no title on the line, Dustin Poirier would rather rematch Khabib Nurmagomedov over Conor McGregor

Dustin Poirier is out to make history.
Poirier (26-6 MMA, 18-5 UFC), who’s competed against the best lightweights in the sport, has very few blemishes on his record.
Since making his pro …read more

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Jose Aldo's ups and downs from the Conor McGregor KO to Fight Island

Here’s a look at the career of Jose Aldo, who will fight for the vacant bantamweight title at UFC 251, since his loss to Conor McGregor in 2015. …read more

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Conor McGregor challenges WWE chairman Vince McMahon

UFC superstar Conor McGregor, who recently retired from MMA, is back in the news again and this time it’s because he called out WWE chairman Vince McMahon. McGregor knocked out …read more

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Posted on July 5, 2020, 1:46 pm By
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‘He’s Changed The Game For All Of Us’

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Despite his questionable antics outside of the cage it’s hard to discredit Conor McGregor’s work inside of it.
In just a matter of three years McGregor …read more

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Conor McGregor offers condolences on the loss of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father

Despite their bitter rivalry, former dual-division champion Conor McGregor on Friday offered his condolences on the loss of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father.
Khabib and McGregor have a sordid past …read more

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McGregor Just Realized It Wasn’t A ‘Cover Up’

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion Conor McGregor, who spent the past few years feuding with …read more

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Conor McGregor offers condolences following death of Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov

Conor McGregor has a long, storied rivalry with the Nurmagomedov family.
On Friday, news surfaced that family patriarch Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, father of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, died in Moscow following …read more

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Conor McGregor, UFC fighters honor memory of Khabib Nurmagomedov's father

Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov was respected not only as the dad and coach of his famous son, but for his impact on MMA in general. …read more

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Conor McGregor comments on death of Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov

Conor McGregor has issued a brief statement on the death of Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, the father of his arch nemesis Khabib Nurmagomedov. Abdulmanap died in a Moscow hospital this week, succumbing …read more

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Conor McGregor’s Coach John Kavanagh Reacts To Passing Of Khabib’s Father

Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh has responded to the news of Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov’s passing. RT Sport reported that Abdulmanap, father of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, passed away at the …read more

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Coach Kavanagh says fighters have pulled him aside to say: “I might not like your boy, but we should all be sending him 5%”

Coach Kavanagh claims that a few UFC fighters have pulled him aside at events to send their appreciation to his ‘boy’ Conor McGregor for “changing the game”. John Kavanagh’s claim …read more

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Poirier says ‘McGregor loss’ led to personal ‘evolution’

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Dustin Poirier went through a career and life-altering evolution following his loss to Conor McGregor in 2014. Dustin Poirier has …read more

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Oh look, Conor McGregor 'called out' Vince McMahon

Conor McGregor is no stranger to trolling WWE stars, so why not also jab at the boss?
The former UFC two-division champion has issued a callout of sorts to WWE chairman …read more

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Conor McGregor responds to Dustin Poirier’s comments about their fight

Conor McGregor has responded to a comment from top lightweight contender Dustin Poirier, who he defeated by knockout in a 2014 featherweight fight. Speaking to ESPN this week, Poirier explained …read more

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John Kavanagh On Conor McGregor’s Retirement: ‘I Can’t Convince Conor To Do Sh*t’

SBG Ireland coach John Kavanagh says he wouldn’t be able to convince Conor McGregor to fight even if he wanted to. McGregor was last seen in action back in Jan. …read more

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Dustin Poirier explains how Conor McGregor loss changed him

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier says a 2014 knockout loss to Conor McGregor had a significant affect on his evolution as a fighter. Speaking to ESPN this week, Poirier explained …read more

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Memorable 2020 UFC moments - Fight Island, Conor McGregor and an emotional return

The return of Conor McGregor and the revelation of Fight Island were among the memorable moments in the first half of 2020. …read more

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Dustin Poirier Says Loss To Conor McGregor Made Him Change His Approach To Fighting

Dustin Poirier believes he is a much different person and fighter since he lost to Conor McGregor by first-round TKO at UFC 178. The loss would be “The Diamond’s” final …read more

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Morning Report: Dustin Poirier credits Conor McGregor loss for changing his mentality around fighting

Dustin Poirier has been a staple of the UFC nearly a decade now, and in that time, fans have seen him evolve from a fun action-fighting featherweight to one of …read more

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Posted on July 2, 2020, 12:16 pm By
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John Kavanagh confirms Conor McGregor is retired but eyes three opponents for potential return

Conor McGregor is truly retired according to his head coach, John Kavanagh. McGregor recently tweeted he was retired yet many fans and fighters didn’t believe it. The Irishman has retired …read more

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Ryan Garcia wants MMA fights with Henry Cejudo and “Conor McGregor’s little dog” Dillon Danis

Boxing star Ryan Garcia has his sights set on two big names in the MMA world: former two-division UFC champ Henry Cejudo, and Bellator staple Dillon Danis. Garcia has been …read more

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Coach: “Very motivated” Conor McGregor can beat Kamaru Usman

Coach John Kavanagh believes his star pupil Conor McGregor can defeat reigning UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman if he’s “very motivated.” Kavanagh discussed a potential McGregor vs. Usman fight on …read more

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John Kavanagh Reveals Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje Was ‘Close To Being Done’

John Kavanagh says Conor McGregor nearly fought Justin Gaethje before the COVID-19 pandemic happened. If the two would’ve fought, it would’ve been a phenomenal fight between two elite strikers. For …read more

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Coach Kavanagh Thinks ‘Very Motivated’ Conor McGregor Beats Kamaru Usman

Head coach John Kavanagh believes that if Conor McGregor were motivated enough, he could dethrone UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman. Usman has just one successful title defense but some already …read more

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Dan Hooker on Conor McGregor: “When you compare resumes, it would be pretty difficult to hand him a title shot over me”

Dan Hooker is confident that a win over Dustin Poirier this evening will leapfrog him ahead of Conor McGregor and setup a future lightweight title shot. ‘The Hangman’ will square …read more

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Dan Hooker Feels UFC Won’t Let Conor McGregor Skip Him For Lightweight Title Shot

Dan Hooker expects to receive a UFC lightweight title shot if he beats Dustin Poirier and feels Conor McGregor won’t cut in line. On June 27, Hooker will share the …read more

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Dan Hooker doesn’t believe UFC will bow to Conor McGregor if he returns from retirement

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Dan Hooker is confident a win over Dustin Poirier at UFC on ESPN 12 will earn him a title shot – even if Conor …read more

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Posted on June 26, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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Bas Rutten shares his Mount Rushmore of MMA, includes Conor McGregor

Former UFC champion Bas Rutten has followed in the footsteps of Dana White by revealing his selections for the current Mount Rushmore of MMA. Last week the UFC President surprised …read more

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Bas Rutten Explains Why Conor McGregor Is On His MMA Mount Rushmore

UFC Hall of Famer Bas Rutten would include Conor McGregor on his own MMA Mount Rushmore. In mid-June, UFC president Dana White was asked who would be included on his …read more

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Posted on June 25, 2020, 9:46 pm By
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Why Bas Rutten's MMA Mount Rushmore includes Conor McGregor

Bas Rutten’s MMA Mount Rushmore is not what most might expect.
UFC president Dana White was recently asked who would be on his MMA Mount Rushmore, and he included Royce Gracie, …read more

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McGregor deletes statement on Khabib’s father, calling his COVID a ‘cover up’

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Conor McGregor has deleted a comment about Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov’s illness. Conor McGregor isn’t done beefing with his …read more

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Conor McGregor believes Khabib Nurmagomedov’s father’s battle with Covid-19 was a “cover up”

Despite his recent retirement announcement the beef between Conor McGregor and UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov remains alive and well. ‘Notorious’ and ‘The Eagle’ collided for the promotions lightweight world …read more

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Will Dustin Poirier-Dan Hooker winner get UFC title shot, or maybe Conor McGregor?

There’s a lot at stake in Saturday’s main event, including possibly luring Conor McGregor out of retirement. Our panel weighs in. …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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Burns calls for McGregor to be removed from UFC rankings

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Gilbert Burns can’t understand why Conor McGregor is still a ranked UFC fighter. If Conor McGregor is retired, why is the Irishman still ranked …read more

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Posted on June 23, 2020, 1:46 am By
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Dana White says ‘Conor McGregor is retired,’ hasn’t spoken to him since surprise announcement

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If Conor McGregor is planning a comeback, it would be news to UFC President Dana White.
Just two weeks removed from the former …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 7:16 pm By
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Gilbert Burns wants Conor McGregor booted from UFC rankings

Top UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns wants former two-division champ Conor McGregor bounced from the official UFC rankings. McGregor, who previously held the UFC featherweight and lightweight titles, is riding …read more

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UFC 250 -- Is Aljamain Sterling title-bound? Will Conor McGregor really retire?

Shortly after the bantamweights stole the show at UFC 250, Conor McGregor tweeted his retirement. …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 2:16 pm By
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White: McGregor is retired, I don’t chase guys that don’t want to fight

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Dana White gives an update about Conor McGregor’s situation. After the UFC 250 broadcast earlier in the month, Conor McGregor …read more

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Posted on June 22, 2020, 11:46 am By
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UFC president Dana White confirms that Conor McGregor is retired

UFC president Dana White has confirmed that the promotion’s Irish superstar Conor McGregor has retired from mixed martial arts. Following UFC 250 two weeks ago, McGregor took to social media …read more

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Posted on June 21, 2020, 1:16 pm By
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Dana White: ‘Conor McGregor is retired’

Is this one going to stick?
Conor McGregor has retired on a few separate occasions over the years, never to actually follow through on it. Could this time be different?
If what …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos Explains Why Timing Is Right For Conor McGregor Bout

Rafael dos Anjos is of the belief that it’s finally time to share the Octagon with Conor McGregor. When dos Anjos was the UFC lightweight champion and McGregor held the …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos explains why timing is perfect for Conor McGregor fight

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos believes the timing is perfect for a showdown with Conor McGregor. Dos Anjos was scheduled to defend the lightweight title against McGregor in …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos says timing right to rehash Conor McGregor bout: 'No doubts I would beat him'

Rafael dos Anjos wants to finally fight Conor McGregor and put one of the UFC’s all-time “what ifs” to rest.
Dos Anjos (30-13 MMA, 18-11 UFC) and McGregor (22-4 MMA, 10-2 …read more

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Gaethje: McGregor ‘definitely comes back’ to fight me for UFC title

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Justin Gaethje is confident his first title defense will be against Conor McGregor, should Gaethje dethrone reigning champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. Justin Gaethje has had …read more

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Cung Le is pushing for better fighter pay, believes Jon Jones and Conor McGregor can help

Cung Le is one of the UFC’s most vocal and dedicated critics. Le, who previously competed in the UFC middleweight division and held the Strikeforce middleweight title, is currently involved …read more

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Justin Gaethje Believes Conor McGregor Will Return if He Defeats Khabib Nurmagomedov

Justin Gaethje has a fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov in his future, but if he becomes the undisputed lightweight king, a date with Conor McGregor could loom. …read more

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Justin Gaethje Says Conor McGregor Would Go Through Hell Fighting Him

Justin Gaethje believes Conor McGregor would be in for a rough time if they ever share the Octagon. Gaethje is the interim UFC lightweight champion and is set for a …read more

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Justin Gaethje explains how he would knock Conor McGregor out in potential fight

UFC interim lightweight champion Justin Gaethje believes he would knock Conor McGregor out if they ever meet in the Octagon. Gaethje is currently looking forward to a fight with undisputed …read more

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Justin Gaethje breaks down how he'd knock out Conor McGregor: Three rounds 'then it's hell'

Justin Gaethje has no doubt he could take out Conor McGregor, but that doesn’t mean he’ll fight him next.
Gaethje (22-2 MMA, 5-2 UFC) was crowned interim lightweight champion last month …read more

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Abdelaziz says ‘prostitute’ McGregor should come out of retirement

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“Same old prostitute, he wants attention. He robbed poor Amanda Nunes out of her moment. Stop it.” Ali Abdelaziz believes Conor McGregor retiring earlier …read more

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Ferguson calls out McGregor with GTA-inspired video

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Tony Ferguson calls out Conor McGregor via Instagram. Tony Ferguson could be looking to rebound from his loss to Justin Gaethje with a …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz Suggests Two Marquee Bouts For Conor McGregor

Well-known MMA manager, Ali Abdelaziz has suggested two high-profile bouts for Conor McGregor. Abdelaziz, who manages UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and interim champion Justin Gaethje, has insisted that only …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz suggests two matchups for “prostitute” Conor McGregor

MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz has some advice for Conor McGregor: pump the brakes on the retirement talk and go fight. McGregor, who is riding a dominant, first-round TKO win over …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos once again calls out “El Chapo” Conor McGregor

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos once again called out his long-time rival Conor McGregor, who he jokingly referred to as “El Chapo.” Dos Anjos was set to fight …read more

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Dos Anjos calls out McGregor, slams Diaz: ‘F-ck this retirement sh-t’

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Rafael dos Anjos has called out Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. Rafael dos Anjos has just one fight left on …read more

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RDA Challenges McGregor To Long-Awaited Fight: ‘F—k This Retirement’

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Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos is once again trying to settle the score with Conor McGregor inside of …read more

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Dana White absolutely rips the MMA Media over “bulls–t” Conor McGregor headlines

UFC President Dana White was not happy with the MMA Media for what he called “bulls–t headlines“ regarding Conor McGregor turning down fights. Earlier this week the UFC boss had …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos Challenges Conor McGregor: ‘F*ck This Retirement Sh*t’

Rafael dos Anjos wants to settle unfinished business with Conor McGregor. McGregor recently claimed that he has retired from MMA competition. The “Notorious” one made the announcement at the conclusion …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos issues a challenge to Conor McGregor: “If you’re looking for a fight I’m the guy”

Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos has issued a challenge to recently retired former two-division champion Conor McGregor. The Irish superstar announced his retirement from the sport shortly after …read more

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White Unloads On MMA Media For ‘Bulls—t’ McGregor Headlines

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White is here to set the record straight about Conor McGregor’s involvement with UFC …read more

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UFC President Dana White Slams Media Over Conor McGregor Headlines

UFC president Dana White is not happy with the media over headlines made about his recent comments on Conor McGregor. McGregor has expressed frustration with the UFC. The “Notorious” one …read more

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Dana White sounds off on 'bullsh*t' media stories regarding Conor McGregor and UFC 249

If there’s one thing guaranteed to light a fuse under UFC president Dana White, it’s “the media.” That was the case again Friday, and this time it had to do …read more

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Dana White rips media for muddying Conor McGregor situation, riffs on Fight Island (UFC on ESPN 10 scrum)

UFC president Dana White on Friday used a good portion of his UFC on ESPN 10 scrum with reporters to clear the air on some confusion over “the bulls–t” that …read more

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Dana White says Conor McGregor could have been the one fighting Khabib next

Conor McGregor came out of nowhere to announce his retirement from fighting following UFC 250 on Saturday. Though it was a bit of a sideswipe, UFC president Dana White was …read more

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Daniel Cormier feels Conor McGregor’s retirement overshadowed Amanda Nunes’ UFC 250 win

Daniel Cormier doesn’t agree with the timing of Conor McGregor’s retirement announcement. Just after UFC “champ-champ” Amanda Nunes turned in a stellar performance against Felicia Spencer, McGregor hopped on Twitter …read more

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Video: Joe Rogan and Dana White’s initial reactions to Conor McGregor retiring

UFC superstar Conor McGregor came seemingly out of nowhere on Saturday night to announce his retirement from fighting immediately following UFC 250.
McGregor has retired before and pulled it back. And …read more

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White responds to McGregor, says he turned down short-notice fight at UFC 249

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Dana White alleges that Conor McGregor turned down a short-notice fight at UFC 249. First Jon Jones, then Jorge Masvidal, …read more

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Gilbert Burns slams Nate Diaz: “Say thanks to Conor McGregor he’s the only reason you make money”

Gilbert Burns has issued a response to Nate Diaz after the fan-favorite trashed the welterweight title fight set to take place at UFC 251. Diaz took to social media where …read more

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Conor McGregor finished for good? Michael Bisping doubts 'it is a real retirement'

When it comes to Conor McGregor’s latest retirement, consider UFC Hall of Famer Michael Bisping skeptical.
For the third time in four years, McGregor, the former UFC two-division champion, took to …read more

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White: McGregor Turned Down Ferguson Fight, Lost His Leverage

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) two-division champion Conor McGregor had the opportunity to fight Tony Ferguson in the UFC 249 …read more

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Dana White Claims Conor McGregor Turned Down UFC 249 Bout

UFC president Dana White claims Conor McGregor had his chance to step in at UFC 249. McGregor recently announced his retirement and expressed frustration with the UFC. The “Notorious” one …read more

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Dana White fires back at Conor McGregor, accuses him of turning down short-notice fight

UFC President Dana White has sent some return fire in the direction of newly retired two-division champion Conor McGregor. McGregor surprised fight fans the world over when he announced his …read more

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Dana White fires back at Conor McGregor, claims he turned down short-notice fight at UFC 249

Guilherme Cruz, MMA Fighting

Conor McGregor might be frustrated over his lack of options right now, but Dana White says the only one to blame is the man in …read more

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Michael Bisping Weighs In On Conor McGregor’s Retirement

UFC Hall of Famer Michael Bisping is in the camp of many who feel Conor McGregor’s retirement is a ruse. Just after UFC 250 wrapped up this past Saturday night …read more

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Between the Links, Episode 2: Conor McGregor ‘retires’ again, UFC fighters vs. Dana White and more

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

On the second episode of Between the Links, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck is joined by panelists Jose Youngs and Damon Martin to discuss the meaning …read more

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Michael Bisping shares his thoughts on Conor McGregor’s retirement announcement

Michael Bisping has responded to Conor McGregor’s retirement announcement. Last week, the Irish star announced on Twitter his retirement from MMA. This marks the third time McGregor has announced his …read more

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Daniel Cormier says the UFC must find a way to “make it work” with Conor McGregor

UFC star Daniel Cormier believes that the promotion needs to find a way to make it work with the now retired Conor McGregor. Cormier, who is rumored to be fighting …read more

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Gaethje says McGregor ‘is on another bender’

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Pro fighters react to Conor McGregor’s shock retirement. There’s been mixed reactions to Conor McGregor’s retirement this past weekend, with …read more

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Mayweather to McGregor: ‘If you decide to come back, I will be waiting to punish you again’

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Floyd Mayweather Jr. appears to be trying to lure Conor McGregor back into the boxing ring. It didn’t take long …read more

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Various Conor McGregor prop bets released

The sportsbooks are offering odds on various prop bets related to the future of UFC superstar Conor McGregor inside the Octagon. McGregor revealed following UFC 250 this past weekend that …read more

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MMA Junkie Radio #3059: UFC 250 recap, Conor McGregor retirement (again) reaction, more

Monday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with hosts “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here!
On Episode No. 3,059 of the podcast, the boys recap UFC 250, as well react to the …read more

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Floyd Mayweather Says He’ll Be Waiting For Conor McGregor If He Returns

Floyd Mayweather has reacted to Conor McGregor’s retirement claim. Following UFC 250 this past Saturday night (June 6), McGregor announced that he is done with his fighting career. Many are …read more

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Floyd Mayweather sends warning to newly retired Conor McGregor

Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has sent a message to his former foe Conor McGregor, who announced his retirement on Saturday. McGregor’s retirement came as a surprise to many, and is …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz Slams Conor McGregor Over Retirement Claim

Well known MMA manager Ali Abdelaziz sounds off on Conor McGregor’s “retirement.” Abdelaziz manages a slew of top fighters both under the UFC banner and other organizations. He happens to …read more

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Retire? McGregor ‘Quit’ During Latest ‘Bender’

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Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) two-division champion, Conor McGregor, retired from mixed martial arts (MMA) last weekend, an ill-timed announcement that felt less like …read more

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Floyd Mayweather mocks Conor McGregor's retirement: 'I thought you wanted to beat the best?'

Floyd Mayweather is not about to let Conor McGregor ride off into the sunset without at least a parting shot.
McGregor (22-4 MMA, 10-2 UFC), the former UFC lightweight and featherweight …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz slams Conor McGregor over his retirement from fighting

Ali Abdelaziz has hit out at UFC star Conor McGregor after his latest retirement on social media this past weekend. The controversial manager has had his fair share of opinions …read more

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Morning Report: Floyd Mayweather responds to Conor McGregor’s retirement: ‘If you decide to come back, I will be waiting to punish you again’

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This past weekend was a crazy one for the world of MMA. Amanda Nunes reinforced her status as the greatest female fighter ever, Cody Garbrandt reminded …read more

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Pros react after Conor McGregor announces he is done with fighting

Former two-division UFC champion Conor McGregor stole headlines on Saturday evening when he announced his retirement from the fight game. The Irish superstar took to Twitter shortly following the conclusion …read more

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Justin Gaethje Not Buying Conor McGregor’s Retirement Talk

Justin Gaethje doesn’t believe that Conor McGregor is truly done with MMA competition. Following UFC 250, McGregor took to his Twitter account to claim that he is retiring from MMA. …read more

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Dana White responds to Conor McGregor’s retirement

UFC president Dana White talks about Conor McGregor’s recent retirement announcement on social media and how Conor won’t have to work for a long time with the money he is …read more

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White on McGregor’s retirement: “Do your thing, it’s all good”

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“When you say you want to retire, don’t worry about it. Do your thing, and it’s all good.” UFC star Conor McGregor shocked the …read more

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Photo | Conor McGregor shares “Happy Retirement Daddy” cake

The day after announcing his retirement via social media, UFC superstar Conor McGregor posted a photo of a cake with the words “Happy Retirement Daddy.” View this post on Instagram …read more

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Justin Gaethje, pros react to third Conor McGregor retirement announcement: ‘This guy is on another bender’

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With Conor McGregor making his third retirement announcement via social media, it’s fair to say that thought of “The Notorious” walking away …read more

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Conor McGregor explains retirement announcement: ‘There’s just no buzz for me. I’m over it.’

Conor McGregor, the biggest star in MMA, tweeted immediately following UFC 250 on Saturday night that he was done, he was retiring from fighting.
He’s done this before, but this time …read more

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Dana White Responds To Conor McGregor’s Retirement Claim

UFC president Dana White is aware of Conor McGregor claiming that he is retiring. Back in 2019, McGregor said he’d be walking away from mixed martial arts competition only to …read more

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