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Round one between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov was close (and also a little unhinged)

Perhaps the single strangest moment of Thursday’s initial UFC 229 press conference occurred when Dana White was asked if Jon Jones would be on the upcoming New York card, and …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov on Conor McGregor: ‘He thinks whiskey is going to help him?’ 

Conor McGregor used every opportunity available to push his all new “Proper 12” whiskey venture during Thursday’s UFC 229 press conference at Radio City, New York.
Unsurprisingly, Khabib Nurmagomedov, his …read more

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UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor New York press conference photos

The UFC 229: Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor press conference took place Thursday at Radio City Music Hall in New York.
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Conor McGregor’s Best Quotes from the UFC 229 Pre-Fight Press Conference

It had been nearly two years since Conor McGregor took the stage at a UFC press conference but on Thursday in New York, “The Notorious” officially returned.
With his fight against …read more

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Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov Face Off at UFC 229 Presser in New York

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Ahead of their UFC 229 showdown on Oct. 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and the UFC’s first dual-division …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor Presser Still Closed to Public, According to UFC

Despite Conor McGregor’s claims to the contrary, Thursday’s UFC 229 press conference in New York is still closed to the public. …read more

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Check out the absurd bets you can make on Thursday’s Khabib Nurmagomedov – Conor McGregor press conference

Tomorrow afternoon, at a media-only press conference inside Radio City Music Hall in New York, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and former lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor will come …read more

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McGregor: For A Price, You Can Get Into The UFC 229 Presser

This Thursday (Sept. 20, 2018), Ultimate Fighting Championship will stage the first press conference inside Radio City Music Hall in New York, N.Y., to promote the upcoming Lightweight title fight …read more

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Video: Henry Cejudo relieved to find missing UFC title belt in New York

A little more than one week after it was lost in transit, UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo has his title back.
Cejudo (13-2 MMA, 7-2 UFC) was en route to Moscow …read more

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UFC hosting Times Square viewing party for McGregor vs. Nurmagomedov press conference

UFC 229 is taking over New York this week in more ways than one.
With the countdown to Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor set to begin, the UFC is hosting a …read more

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Fans invited to Thursday's Khabib vs. Conor news conference viewing party in Times Square

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The UFC is calling it the biggest fight in its history, and if you’re in the New York area this week you can get …read more

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Alexander Shlemenko vs. Anatoly Tokov set for Bellator 208 in New York

Bellator’s return to New York next month has another fight set for the main card.
Former middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko (56-11 MMA, 12-4 BMMA) will take on Anatoly Tokov (26-3 MMA, …read more

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Khabib vs. McGregor press conference set for Sept. 20

Conor McGregor is back on stage next week in New York… but fans aren’t invited. UFC president Dana White confirmed that there while there would be no World Tour for …read more

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'UFC 229: Khabib vs. McGregor' press conference set for Sept. 20 in New York

To this point, things have been quiet on the promotional front for the UFC 229 lightweight title fight between champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor.
That’s about to change.
The UFC announced …read more

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Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov To Go Face to Face at UFC 229 Presser in New York

Everyone has been wondering when the world tour will start, but there won’t be one for Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov ahead of their UFC 229 showdown. There will, however, …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGegor press conference in New York next week

Let the hype begin.
UFC 229 is less than a month away, and the promotional pitch for the mega-card at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas will begin in earnest a week …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov-Conor McGregor Press Conference Set for Sept. 20 in New York

One of the most anticipated promotional events in recent memory will take place next week in New York. …read more

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Posted on September 12, 2018, 5:46 pm By
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Paulo Costa Not Convinced Yoel Romero’s Injury is Stopping Him from Fighting at UFC 230

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Though Yoel Romero had agreed to fight Paulo Costa at UFC 230 on Nov. 3 in New York, a short time after the fight was announced, Romero pulled …read more

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Blaydes: UFC Is A Fake Sport Full Of Illegitimate Juice Heads

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) needed to prove it was a somewhat-legitimate sport when trying to secure stateside legislation, including New York, so now that it’s legalized in most of the …read more

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See You In 2019, Boi!

UFC 230 — which is set to go down on Nov. 3, 2018 from inside Madison Square Garden in new York — suffered a big blow after Yoel Romero revealed …read more

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Karl Roberson says he's fighting Jack Marshman at UFC 230 in New York

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A middleweight bout between Jack Marshman and Karl Roberson is the latest addition to November’s UFC 230 lineup.
Roberson (6-1 …read more

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Combate Americas Opening Production Studio in New York

Combate America plans to produce a great deal of content in the near future, as The Wrap has confirmed that two projects in what will be known as La Juala …read more

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Yoel Romero Withdraws from UFC 230 Bout with Paulo Costa

Despite a bout between Yoel Romero and Paulo Costa having been announced for Nov. 3 at UFC 230 in New York, it will not happen as expected. Romero has had …read more

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MMA Injury Report: Bellator champ Brent Primus ready to return; Paige VanZant targets next fight

Jun 24, 2017; New York, NY, USA; Brent Primus (blue gloves) reacts to fight against Michael Chandler (red gloves) during Bellator NYC at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-USA …read more

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Rockhold’s contract issues resolved, UFC 230 bout vs Weidman set

Luke Rockhold has come to terms with the UFC and will be in a rematch with Chris Weidman in New York. Luke Rockhold, who balances a lucrative modeling career outside …read more

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Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman 2 set for UFC 230 in New York

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Former UFC middleweight champs Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman will collide for a second time as they attempt to …read more

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Luke Rockhold vs. Chris Weidman 2 Finalized for UFC 230 in New York

A rematch between two former middleweight champions has been finalized for UFC 230 with Luke Rockhold taking on Chris Weidman on Nov. 3 in New York.
The fight was verbally agreed …read more

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Rousimar Palhares weighs in at 218 pounds, grappling match now at openweight

Rousimar Palhares will headline Saturday’s Kasai Pro 3 in New York against Craig Jones, and the grappling match is still on despite the fact that “Toquinho” came in at 218 …read more

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Dustin Poirier: ‘When Nate Diaz Signs A Contract, He’s Always Shown Up’

Lightweight contender Poirier gives his thoughts on Diaz possibly pulling out of their UFC 230 fight in New York. Dustin Poirier did a pretty big 180 degree turn in the …read more

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Thiago Santos Teases Move to 205, Fighting at UFC 230 in New York

Heavy-hitting Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight Thiago Santos is coming off a hard-fought unanimous decision victory over debutant Kevin Holland on Saturday night at UFC 227 in Los Angeles. Santos looked …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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PFL 5 full results, highlights and standings: Brooks, Magalhaes, Schulte among winners

Last night, The Professional Fighters League (PFL) took over the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Long Island, New York with the action-packed PFL 5.
This card featured bouts in the lightweight …read more

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Report: Nate Diaz vs. Dustin Poirier to Be Co-main Event at UFC 230 in New York

In a rather surprising move, it looks like Stockton’s own Nate Diaz will finally make his long awaited return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship against lightweight contender Dustin Poirier in …read more

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Professional Fight Leage 5 – Quick Results

Professional Fighters League 5 went down live tonight from NYCB LIVE in Uniondale, New York. The card features exclusively Lightweights and Light-Heavyweights. In the main event Natan Schulte takes on …read more

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Nate Diaz Returns to Face Dustin Poirier at UFC 230 In New York

Nate Diaz is expected to finally make his return to action at UFC 230 where he will face Dustin Poirier in a lightweight showdown on Nov. 3 in New York.
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Nate Diaz vs. Dustin Poirier booked for UFC 230 in New York

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Turns out Dustin Poirier won’t wait for a title shot, after all. Instead, “The Diamond” will welcome …read more

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Vinny Magalhaes Clinches Top Light Heavyweight Playoff Spot at PFL 5

The PFL cage was at the famed Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York on Thursday with PFL 5 featuring lightweights and light heavyweights looking to secure their spots in the …read more

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PFL 5 Weigh-in Results: Efrain Escudero Has Another Scale Fail

The PFL 5 weigh-in results are in and we have one less fight. Tomorrow night (Aug. 2), PFL 5 goes down inside NYCB Live in Uniondale, New York. In the …read more

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Paulo Costa urges Yoel Romero to sign the contract, hopes he misses weight at UFC 230

The UFC wants heavy-hitters Paulo Costa and Yoel Romero fighting in New York on Nov. 3, but the middleweight bout is not a done deal despite the company’s official announcement.
Romero, …read more

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Conor McGregor Says He’s ‘Very Close’ to Finalizing His Return to the UFC

Conor McGregor is ready to fight again.
The former two-division UFC champion is still in New York following a plea agreement that was reached last week revolving around his assault on …read more

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Brian Foster out, Jason High vs. Natan Schulte now headlines PFL 5 in New York

Brian Foster is out of Thursday’s PFL 5 main event, opening the door for Jason High.
Foster (28-10) was set to take on Natan Schulte (12-3) in the headliner. Instead, High …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov's plan for Conor McGregor is to 'change his face ... his mind, too'

CALGARY – For UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, the news seemed almost too good to be true.
Now that Conor McGregor’s legal woes are settled in the state of New York, …read more

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