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Dana White shoots down Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar

As quickly as Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar rekindled the idea of them fighting, UFC president Dana White shot it down.
“Conor loves to fight and wants to fight again, but …read more

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UFC President Dana White will not make Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar

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The word of the UFC’s biggest star isn’t enough to sway promotion president Dana White.
White on Thursday said he won’t abide …read more

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Dana White Explains Why Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar Won’t Happen

UFC president Dana White has dashed any hope of Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar. McGregor has been calling for a bout with Edgar and “The Answer” has accepted the challenge. …read more

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Dana White says Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar ‘makes no sense’ and won’t happen

Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar have both agreed to fight each other on social media. But, that fight won’t be happening according to UFC president, Dana White.
McGregor and his team …read more

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Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar agree to fight in December… Will it happen?

Former UFC dual-division champion Conor McGregor and former lightweight titleholder Frankie Edgar have been tossing words back and forth for several months. Their latest Twitter exchange, however, amped things up …read more

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Conor McGregor To Frankie Edgar: ‘See You In December’

Conor McGregor appears to want a December showdown with Frankie Edgar. McGregor and Edgar have long expressed interest in facing each other, but the bout never materialized. McGregor and Edgar …read more

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Posted on October 17, 2019, 4:16 am By
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McGregor wants Edgar fight, says he’d donate purse to charity

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Conor McGregor has told Dana White to make the fight against Frankie Edgar for this December. Both Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar have agreed …read more

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Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar call on UFC to make fight

Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar exchanged tweets on Wednesday, agreeing to fight and called on the UFC to make it happen. …read more

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Conor McGregor to UFC President Dana White: ‘Make the bout’ with Frankie Edgar

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Frankie Edgar appears closer than ever to getting a long-coveted fight with UFC star Conor McGregor.
On Wednesday evening, McGregor …read more

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Conor McGregor tells Dana White to 'make the bout' with Frankie Edgar, who says he's accepted

Conor McGregor claims he not only wants to fight Frankie Edgar in December, but that he’ll do it for free.
If you believe one or both of those things, then there’s …read more

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Frankie Edgar agrees to Conor McGregor fight, McGregor offers to donate purse to charity

Earlier today, Conor McGregor took to Twitter to wish Frankie Edgar a Happy Birthday — and claim that he’ll see the New Jersey native in December.

Happy birthday Frankie, see you …read more

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Conor McGregor claims he is fighting Frankie Edgar this December

Former two division UFC champion Conor McGregor claims that he will be seeing Frankie Edgar in the Octagon this December.
Earlier this afternoon, the UFC took to Twitter to wish their …read more

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Frankie Edgar: ‘If Conor McGregor really wants to fight me, we’ll fight’ (video)

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There has been chatter for quite some time that former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar wants to fight Conor McGregor, and that the former dual-division champion wants to …read more

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Manager Ali Abdelaziz says Frankie Edgar will ‘whoop Conor McGregor’s ass’

Manager Ali Abdelaziz says that Frankie Edgar ‘will still whoop Conor McGregor’s ass’ despite being at a size disadvantage if they do end up fighting.
The manager of Dominance MMA spoke …read more

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Justin Gaethje: Conor McGregor Calling Out Frankie Edgar Is ‘Coward Move’

Justin Gaethje isn’t impressed by Conor McGregor’s willingness to fight Frankie Edgar. Gaethje has been calling for a bout with the “Notorious” one for a while. After stopping Donald Cerrone …read more

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Justin Gaethje thinks Conor McGregor is a ‘coward’ for wanting to fight Frankie Edgar

Justin Gaethje doesn’t like the idea of Conor McGregor fighting Frankie Edgar.
The Irishman recently revealed that he likes the respect the former lightweight champion, Edgar has shown. He also believes …read more

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Frankie Edgar still wants to fight Conor McGregor, but what about move to bantamweight?

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Following his failed attempt to wrest the UFC featherweight belt from Max Holloway at UFC 240 in July, former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar decided he was descend …read more

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Frankie Edgar on Conor McGregor fight: ‘He can make the call’

Former UFC lightweight and featherweight champ Conor McGregor recently expressed interest in a fight with former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar. While Edgar plans to drop down to the bantamweight …read more

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Frankie Edgar to weigh 135 pounds for first time since high school – unless Conor McGregor fight happens

LOS ANGELES – Frankie Edgar hasn’t weighed 135 pounds since he was a high school wrestler, but that isn’t stopping “The Answer” from making the descent.
A former champion at lightweight, …read more

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Sterling reveals injury forced him out of rumoured fight against Edgar

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A wrist injury has said to have forced Aljamain Sterling out of a planned matchup with Frankie Edgar at UFC 244. Aljamain Sterling has revealed …read more

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Aljamain Sterling Withdraws From Frankie Edgar Fight At UFC 244 Due To Recent Surgery

Aljamain Sterling will not fight Frankie Edgar after all. The two were linked to be fighting each other at UFC 244 ever since Frankie Edgar announced he was moving down …read more

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Posted on September 25, 2019, 1:46 am By
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Aljamain Sterling has surgery, forced to withdraw from rumored Frankie Edgar fight

Aljamain Sterling will not be fighting at UFC 244 in Madison Square Garden against Frankie Edgar as initially expected.
Sterling recently took to Instagram to announce he has undergone wrist surgery, …read more

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Aljamain Sterling Undergoes Wrist Surgery, Withdraws from Rumored MSG Fight vs. Edgar

Aljamain Sterling was apparently on the verge of welcoming Frankie Edgar to the bantamweight division before he was derailed by an injury. …read more

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Posted on September 24, 2019, 8:46 pm By
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Pic: Surgery Bounces Sterling From Edgar Fight

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Sounds like that drop to 135 pounds was coming a lot sooner than expected for ex-lightweight champion Frankie Edgar, who was penciled in for the UFC 244 pay-per-view …read more

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Aljamain Sterling announces wrist surgery, withdrawal from rumored MSG bout vs. Frankie Edgar

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A lingering injury may have cost Aljamain Sterling a big fight.
On Tuesday, Sterling announced via Instagram that he underwent surgery for a ligament tear …read more

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Could Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar happen in 2019?

When will Conor McGregor make his UFC return? Where? Against who?
If his coach, John Kavanagh, has his way, McGregor could be facing former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and it …read more

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Coach likes Frankie Edgar for Conor McGregor comeback fight

If Conor McGregor returns to the Octagon, he’ll have plenty of options in terms of opponents. In the opinion of his head coach John Kavanagh, one of the best of …read more

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Coach Kavanagh Wants Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar

SBG Ireland coach John Kavanagh hopes to see Conor McGregor do battle with Frankie Edgar in his return to action. McGregor hasn’t competed since his Oct. 2018 submission loss to …read more

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Morning Report: Coach John Kavanagh wants Conor McGregor to fight Frankie Edgar in his return bout

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For the last few months, Conor McGregor has been hinting that he would finally be returning to the cage, including Tweeting that he’d like to …read more

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John Kavanagh: Conor McGregor vs. Frankie Edgar 'would be a great fight' to come back to

If it was up to John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor’s return to the octagon would be against a former UFC champion.
Kavanagh, the SBG Ireland head coach who’s trained McGregor for more …read more

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John Kavanagh wants Conor McGregor’s return fight to be against Frankie Edgar

John Kavanagh hopes Conor McGregor’s return fight will be against Frankie Edgar.
Conor McGregor has been hinting at a return to the Octagon for a while, but has had his sights …read more

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Video: Yair Rodriguez discusses Jeremy Stephens, long layoff, tough loss to Frankie Edgar, more

MEXICO CITY — Yair Rodriguez previews his upcoming main event bout against Jeremy Stephens at UFC Mexico City, plus discusses what’s like to headline a UFC event in his home …read more

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Frankie Edgar willing to forego bantamweight move to fight Conor McGregor (video)

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A bout between Frankie Edgar and Conor McGregor has been floating in the ether for years, yet it …read more

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Frankie Edgar willing to fight Conor McGregor at welterweight

Frankie Edgar has been angling for a fight with Conor McGregor for some time, but so far, it hasn’t come to fruition. That being said, McGregor recently named Edgar as …read more

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Frankie Edgar adds name to Conor McGregor sweepstakes – even at welterweight

Frankie Edgar continues to express interest in fighting Conor McGregor.
Ever since McGregor (21-4 MMA, 9-2 UFC) mentioned Edgar (23-7-1 MMA, 17-7-1 UFC) as an option for a potential next opponent, …read more

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Max Holloway vs. Alexander Volkanovski at UFC 245? That's what Kai Kara-France implied

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The rumors have been floating around for a week, and Saturday Kai Kara-France did his part to bolster them.
Afte …read more

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Coach: McGregor turned down Edgar fight multiple times

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Coach Mark Henry claims Conor McGregor passed on previous chances to fight Frankie Edgar. During a recent ESPN interview with Ariel Helwani, Conor McGregor …read more

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Frankie Edgar explains why he hesitated on moving down to bantamweight

Frankie Edgar is making the move to 135 pounds, but it took quite a bit of time.
Edgar has always been known as the underdog who proved his doubters wrong. Despite …read more

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Posted on August 29, 2019, 11:16 pm By
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Coach Claims Conor McGregor Refused To Fight Frankie Edgar Multiple Times

Conor McGregor says he wants to fight Frankie Edgar, but ‘The Answer’s’ coach isn’t buying it. ‘The Notorious’ recently mentioned Edgar among the plethora of names he’s willing to fight …read more

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Posted on August 27, 2019, 10:16 pm By
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Coach: Conor McGregor passed up opportunities to face Frankie Edgar in the past

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Coach Mark Henry is hopeful that a fight between Conor McGregor and Frankie Edgar can be made despite the Irishman passing up opportunities to fight …read more

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Frankie Edgar willing to delay bantamweight move for Conor McGregor fight 

Frankie Edgar has called for a fight against Conor McGregor numerous times in the past and now it appears he’s finally gotten the attention of the former two-division UFC champion.
Last …read more

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Frankie Edgar responds to Conor McGregor: ‘You know I’m down to fight’

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“I know I’m going down to bantamweight but for you any weight class will do. Anytime any weight class you know I’m game.” …read more

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Posted on August 26, 2019, 5:46 pm By
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Frankie Edgar willing to fight Conor McGregor any time, at any weight

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Despite recently announcing his move down to bantamweight, Frankie Edgar says he’s willing to fight Conor McGregor under any circumstances.
McGregor, in his recent …read more

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Frankie Edgar Open To McGregor Fight at 'Anytime, Any Weight Class'

Conor McGregor’s surprise interview with ESPN’s Ariel Helwani last week covered a lot of ground, and it’s one of the peripheral topics that got the attention of Frankie Edgar. …read more

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Posted on August 26, 2019, 2:16 pm By
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Frankie Edgar responds to callout from Conor McGregor

Last week, former two-division UFC champ Conor McGregor partook in his first interview in quite awhile. In this interview, the Irish star named multiple potential opponents for his anticipated return …read more

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