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Pic! McGregor Back In The Gym After UFC 264 Leg Injury

Conor McGregor is already back in the gym training just two weeks removed from breaking his leg in a loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264 (see it HERE).
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Twitter Mailbag: Will the UFC give Conor McGregor an immediate shot if Dustin Poirier wins the title?

Questions on your mind about recent happenings in the UFC or sport of MMA in general? MMA Junkie’s Twitter Mailbag is here – and this week, @mma_kings answers:

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‘Everybody should be grateful’ - Ladd compares McGregor to Rousey

Conor McGregor gets set for his UFC 264 bout with Dustin Poirier. | Photo By Thomas King/Sportsfile via Getty Images

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‘A Lot Of Excuses In The Last One, Too’

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Former UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor wants longtime rival Dustin Poirier to stop celebrating his “illegitimate win” at …read more

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Dustin Poirier responds to Conor McGregor questioning win: ‘There were a lot of excuses in the last one too’

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Dustin Poirier is as tired of all of the Conor McGregor talk as anyone.
“The Diamond” took a …read more

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Dustin Poirier slams “mentally weak” Conor McGregor for injury excuses following UFC 264

UFC lightweight contender Dustin Poirier slammed “mentally weak” rival Conor McGregor for his injury excuses following UFC 264. Poirier defeated McGregor via first-round TKO at UFC 264 earlier this month …read more

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Adrian Yanez believes Randy Costa fight has similar career trajectory to the first Poirier-McGregor scrap, eyes stoppage win

Adrian Yanez sees a lot of similarities between his UFC Vegas 32 fight against Randy Costa and the first time Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor fought. Yanez and Costa are …read more

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Dustin Poirier on Conor McGregor's pre-fight injury talk: 'Mentally, I just feel like it's weak'

Dustin Poirier thinks Conor McGregor bringing his pre-fight leg injury to light is a sign of weakness.
McGregor (22-6 MMA, 10-4 UFC) revealed that he’d been having issues prior to the …read more

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Charles Oliveira predicts submission finish over Dustin Poirier for UFC lightweight title: “It’s going to be a war”

New UFC 155lbs champion Charles Oliveira is predicting that he gets a submission finish over Dustin Poirier for the UFC lightweight title. Oliveira knocked out Michael Chandler at UFC 262 …read more

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Charles Oliveira predicts he will ‘cause a lot of damage and then submit’ Dustin Poirier in December

Charles Oliveira won nine in a row in the UFC since 2018. | Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira respects Dustin Poirier …read more

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Conor McGregor’s Excuses Are ‘Invalid,’ Says Lionheart

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Anthony Smith is not easily convinced by Conor McGregor’s post-fight rhetoric in the aftermath of the Dustin Poirier fight at …read more

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Conor McGregor shows off new Lamborghini Yacht

While Conor McGregor is coming off a first round TKO loss to Dustin Poirier by way of doctor’s stoppage as a result of a broken tibia and fibula in the …read more

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Conor McGregor's excuses for losing to Dustin Poirier 'are very invalid' to Anthony Smith

Anthony Smith doesn’t think Conor McGregor’s pre-fight injury claim should be a part of the post-UFC 264 narrative.
McGregor (22-6 MMA, 10-4 UFC) broke his left tibia and fibula in a first-round …read more

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Jeremy Stephens Renews Hope Of Showing McGregor Who TF He Is

Jeremy Stephens feels he’s the best opponent for Conor McGregor. McGregor recently competed in a trilogy bout against Dustin Poirier in the main event of UFC 264. The bout ended …read more

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Anthony Smith blasts Conor McGregor for making excuses following loss to Dustin Poirier: “We are all injured”

Fellow UFC fighter Anthony Smith blasted Conor McGregor for making excuses following his loss to Dustin Poirier, saying “we are all injured.” McGregor lost via first-round TKO (doctor stoppage) to …read more

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Morning Report: Anthony Smith on Conor McGregor’s pre-fight injury talk: ‘His excuses are very invalid to me’

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Earlier this month, Conor McGregor suffered a gruesome defeat to Dustin Poirier in their rubber match at UFC 264. Following …read more

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Luke Rockhold reacts to Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor 3, injury that led to fight being stopped

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After seeing the nasty injury Conor McGregor suffered at UFC 264, Luke Rockhold realized he had …read more

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Dana White says Conor McGregor has ‘chronic athritis’ in his ankles, gives timetable for his return

It appears that Conor McGregor’s claims of being injured prior to his fight with Dustin Poirier at UFC 264 where he lost by doctor’s stoppage as a result of a …read more

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Another Doctor Dismisses Theory On How McGregor Broke His Tibia

Another doctor of sports medicine isn’t sold on a theory regarding Conor McGregor’s broken tibia. McGregor headlined UFC 264 alongside Dustin Poirier. This was a trilogy fight and the score …read more

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Poirier’s Coach Baffled By Comments Made By Coach Kavanagh

Dustin Poirier’s coach Mike Brown isn’t in agreement with John Kavanagh about McGregor’s performance. The UFC 264 fight between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor was a trilogy fight, and with …read more

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McGregor takes fans on drone tour of his ‘Black Forge Inn’

Conor McGregor prepares backstage for his UFC 264 bout against Dustin Poirier. | Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC

It’s not the bar where he punched …read more

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Mike Brown fires back after John Kavanagh says Conor McGregor was doing well against Dustin Poirier before injury

Mike Brown fired back after John Kavanagh said that Conor McGregor was doing well against Dustin Poirier at UFC 264 before his injury. Poirier defeated McGregor via first-round TKO (doctor …read more

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Dan Hooker picks Dustin Poirier to beat Charles Oliveira for lightweight title

No. 8 ranked lightweight Dan Hooker gave his prediction for the future lightweight championship bout between no. 1 contender Dustin Poirier and UFC lightweight champion Charles Olivieria that could potentially …read more

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Dustin Poirier’s head coach responds to John Kavanagh’s comments: ‘I don’t know how anyone would consider that going well’

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Conor McGregor’s night ended at UFC 264 with a broken leg but that came after he endured a rough opening …read more

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McGregor vs. Makhachev called a ‘dream fight’ by manager

Conor McGregor before he lost to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264. | Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images

Islam Makhachev beat Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas …read more

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Conor McGregor’s Injury Claims Refuted By Ringside Physician

A leading sports orthopedic surgeon and UFC ringside physician has cast doubt on Conor McGregor’s claims that he was injured going into his bout with Dustin Poirier. Conor has gone …read more

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Sonnen: No need for McGregor-Poirier 4, you got whipped so bad that you’re broken

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Chael Sonnen slams the idea of having Dustin Poirier vs Conor McGregor 4. UFC 264 completed the trilogy between Conor …read more

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Oliveira Ready For Poirier: ‘I’m More Complete Than Him Everywhere’

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The UFC lightweight champ gives his thoughts on Dustin Poirier’s performance at UFC 264 and their inevitable title fight. Now …read more

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Nate Diaz calls out Dustin Poirier, Poirier responds

After his first round TKO victory by way of doctor’s stoppage at UFC 264, it appears that Dustin Poirier is now in the line of sight of none other than …read more

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McGregor Didn’t Notify Commission Of Leg Issue Before UFC 264

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If Conor McGregor was injured going into his third fight with Dustin Poirier, he didn’t mention anything to …read more

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Poirier The Proud Owner Of ‘Sleepy McGregor’ Chain

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Dustin Poirier receives arguably the most coveted item in UFC history, Jake Paul’s custom Conor McGregor chain. Dustin Poirier is adding more …read more

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Khabib Believes Makhachev Would Finish Both Poirier & Oliveira

Khabib Nurmagomedov has suggested that Islam Makhachev would finish both Dustin Poirier and current 155-pound champion Charles Oliveira. Khabib’s bold prediction comes ahead of Makhachev’s first UFC main event this …read more

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Dustin Poirier receives Jake Paul’s ‘Sleepy McGregor’ chain, will auction it for Good Fight Foundation

After Jake Paul previously said he will be sending his $100,000 ‘Sleepy McGregor’ chain to Dustin Poirier at the promotional press conference for his boxing match with Tyron Woodley, ‘The …read more

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Dustin Poirier receives “Sleepy McGregor” chain from Jake Paul, plans to auction it off for charity

Jake Paul stuck to his word and gave Dustin Poirier his $100k Sleepy McGregor chain. After Poirier beat McGregor at UFC 264, Paul tweeted at Poirier to ask him if …read more

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Ali: Bench Poirier, Book Gaethje Vs Oliveira!

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Former UFC interim lightweight champion Dustin Poirier had an opportunity to fight for the 155-pound title …read more

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Khabib: Islam Makhachev right now can ‘finish Dustin Poirier’ and ‘maul Charles Oliveira’

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Khabib Nurmagomedov will be a big part of Saturday’s UFC main event when he corners his longtime training partner Islam …read more

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Charles Oliveira Believes He’s Better ‘Everywhere’ Than Dustin Poirier

Charles Oliveira expects to successfully defend his lightweight title when he faces Dustin Poirier. After Poirier beat Conor McGregor at UFC 264 in their trilogy bout, it cemented himself as …read more

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Conor McGregor posts photos apparently showing injured leg before UFC 264

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Conor McGregor appears determined to prove he was not 100 percent healthy when he competed against Dustin Poirier at UFC …read more

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Chael Sonnen explains why a fourth fight between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier is unnecessary

Former UFC middleweight title contender Chael Sonnen explained why a fourth fight between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier is unnecessary. Poirier defeated McGregor via first-round TKO (doctor stoppage) to win …read more

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Dustin Poirier answers challenge from Nate Diaz: ‘I’d touch you up at any weight’

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It’s been nearly three years since Dustin Poirier and Nate Diaz were supposed to meet at …read more

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Watch McGregor nearly head kick a security guard at UFC 264

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This security guard didn’t …read more

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Conor McGregor criticized by Firas Zahabi following death threat comments: “I was really grossed out… he’s going after kids now”

Conor McGregor was criticized by Firas Zahabi following his death threats, saying that “I was really grossed out… he’s going after kids now.” McGregor was finished by Dustin Poirier via …read more

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Morning Report: Chael Sonnen: ‘There is no need’ for Dustin Poirier to fight Conor McGregor for a fourth time

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Conor McGregor has called Dustin Poirier’s win over him at UFC 264 “illegitimate,” demanding a fourth fight once he recovers …read more

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McGregor Presents Evidence Of Pre-UFC 264 Injury, Says He’s The GOAT

Conor McGregor has come forward with photographic evidence to prove that he was, in fact, injured prior to his UFC 264 trilogy bout against Dustin Poirier. Now that McGregor let …read more

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Conor McGregor shares photos of left leg wrapped, insinuating pre-UFC 264 injury existed

The plot thickened Thursday night in regards to Conor McGregor’s lower left leg injury suffered at UFC 264.
Following McGregor’s unfortunate break of his tibia and fibula against Dustin Poirier in …read more

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Nate Diaz Challenges Dustin Poirier To A MW Fight, Poirier Responds

Nate Diaz has just laid down a challenge for Dustin Poirier to “pull up” and meet him in the middleweight division. As Dustin Poirier is spending some valuable family time …read more

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Nate Diaz challenges Dustin Poirier to a fight at 185 pounds: 'Pull-up'

Nate Diaz loves to stir the pot.
Although Diaz is coming off a unanimous decision loss in the first non-title, non-headlining five-round bout against Leon Edwards at UFC 263, that hasn’t …read more

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Dustin Poirier responds to middleweight challenge from Nate Diaz

Dustin Poirier has responded after receiving a middleweight challenge from fellow UFC superstar Nate Diaz. Poirier (28-6 MMA) emerged victorious in his rubber match against Conor McGregor at last Saturday’s …read more

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Jake Paul Sends ‘Sleepy McGregor’ Chain To ‘The Diamond’

“The Diamond” Dustin Poirier is about to add a few more to his collection thanks to Jake Paul in the aftermath of UFC 264. Dustin Poirier can add a few …read more

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Nate Diaz Challenges Dustin Poirier To A Middleweight Fight

Nate Diaz has just laid down a challenge for Dustin Poirier to “pull up” and meet him in the middleweight division. As Dustin Poirier is spending some valuable family time …read more

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Conor McGregor nearly head kicked a security guard during his warmup for UFC 264 (Video)

Conor McGregor nearly landed a head kick on a security guard while Dustin Poirier was walking to the Octagon at UFC 264. While McGregor was in the cage and awaiting …read more

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Nate Diaz reacts after Dustin Poirier defeats Conor McGregor at UFC 264

Nate Diaz clearly tuned in to watch Conor McGregor square off with Dustin Poirier for a third time in the main event of UFC 264. The highly anticipated lightweight headliner …read more

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Jake Paul sends 'Sleepy McGregor' chain to Dustin Poirier: "Good always beats evil!"

It appears Jake Paul is keeping his word.
Thursday afternoon, the YouTuber-turned-professional-boxer posted an update to his social media accounts saying that he was finally sending Dustin Poirier the “Sleepy McGregor” …read more

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Conor McGregor says he had stress fractures before trilogy fight with Dustin Poirier

After a successful surgery for a snapped tibia that he suffered during his main event loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264, Conor McGregor posted an update of his recovery …read more

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Jake Paul sends Dustin Poirier the “Sleepy McGregor” necklace along with a hand-written message: “Good always beats evil”

Jake Paul sent Dustin Poirier the “Sleepy McGregor” necklace along with a hand-written message, writing to Poirier “good always beats evil.” Paul offered up Poirier the $100,000 necklace after he …read more

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Conor McGregor says he was injured before Dustin Poirier trilogy at UFC 264: “I had stress fractures in my leg going into that cage”

Conor McGregor says he was injured before the Dustin Poirier fight at UFC 264, as he “had stress fractures in my leg going into that cage.” McGregor broke his leg …read more

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McGregor: ‘I had stress fractures in my leg going into that cage’ against Poirier

Conor McGregor is stretchered out of the octagon following his stoppage loss to Dustin Poirier in the UFC 264 main event at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on July …read more

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McGregor: UFC knew of fractures entering fight

Conor McGregor said he had “multiple stress fractures” in his left leg prior to his fight against Dustin Poirier on Saturday. “Ask Dana White. Ask the UFC,” McGregor said. “… …read more

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Conor McGregor says he entered Dustin Poirier fight with stress fractures in leg

Conor McGregor said his leg already was compromised going into the Dustin Poirier trilogy fight.
McGregor (22-6 MMA, 10-4 UFC) suffered a broken left tibia and fibula in his TKO loss to …read more

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Dustin Poirier Admits UFC 264 Win Was “Not A Good Feeling”

UFC lightweight Dustin Poirier has admitted that the way he defeated Conor McGregor at UFC 264 didn’t feel good. Poirier’s admission came after he defeated McGregor for the second time …read more

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Felder to McGregor’s: ‘You’re the one in position to get killed, Conor, in that spot’

Conor McGregor rants at Dustin Poirier following his loss at UFC 264. | Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images

The former top-ranked UFC lightweight, turned UFC …read more

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Quote: If I Was Dana White, I Would Fine Conor McGregor $1 Million

Well-known MMA manager, Ali Abdelaziz, believes Conor McGregor should be fined for his antics post-UFC 264. McGregor shared the Octagon with Dustin Poirier a third time in the main event …read more

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Cody Law enters Bellator 262 inspired by training partner and 'good person' Dustin Poirier's win at UFC 264

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – American Top Team is in the midst of another successful calendar year, and Cody Law hopes to continue the momentum with another big win Friday at Mohegan …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov says Dustin Poirier beats Conor McGregor 100 times out of 100 after he mauled him at UFC 264

Khabib Nurmagomedov believes Dustin Poirier mauled Conor McGregor at UFC 264 and says “The Diamond” would win 100 times out of 100. Poirier and McGregor had their highly-anticipated trilogy match …read more

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UFC rankings: McGregor drops down lightweight list

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Conor McGregor’s second straight loss to Dustin Poirier sent him further down the lightweight rankings. UFC 264 is in the …read more

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Conor McGregor criticized by Paul Felder for death threats against Dustin Poirier’s family

UFC superstar Conor McGregor went too far by making death threats against Dustin Poirier and his family following UFC 264, says Paul Felder. McGregor made the threats against Poirier following …read more

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Cruz: McGregor needs to ‘shut up’ and accept loss to Dustin Poirier

Dominick Cruz speaks with the media at the UFC Unstoppable press conference at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on March 4, 2016. | Photo by Josh …read more

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Paul Felder says Conor McGregor's threats at Dustin Poirier, wife out of bounds: 'It's not about murder'

Paul Felder was disgusted with the way Conor McGregor conducted himself after UFC 264.
McGregor (22-6 MMA, 10-4 UFC) suffered a broken leg in a first-round TKO loss to Dustin Poirier in …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov: Dustin Poirier mauled Conor McGregor, wins 100 out of 100 times

Khabib Nurmagomedov thinks Dustin Poirier has Conor McGregor’s number.
McGregor suffered his second consecutive loss to Poirier this past Saturday at UFC 264 when he broke his with leg just seconds …read more

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Dustin Poirier proved he is the “superior fighter” over Conor McGregor at UFC 264, says coach

UFC lightweight star Dustin Poirier proved that he is the “superior fighter” over rival Conor McGregor at UFC 264, says his coach Mike Brown. Poirier defeated McGregor via first-round TKO …read more

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Video: Mike Brown believes Dustin Poirier has proven he’s just the ‘superior fighter’ to Conor McGregor now 

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Dustin Poirier may not have gotten the definitive finish he wanted in his third fight against Conor McGregor but his …read more

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Poirier to accept, auction Paul's McGregor chain

Jake Paul told ESPN on Tuesday that he is in the process of shipping his $100,000 “Sleepy McGregor” chain to UFC lightweight Dustin Poirier, who plans on auctioning it off …read more

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Dustin Poirier's UFC 264 fight gear from Conor McGregor trilogy win up for auction

The tradition continues for Dustin Poirier after UFC 264, because his fight-worn gear from his trilogy bout with Conor McGregor is no up for auction.
As has become the standard over …read more

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Paul Sending ‘Sleepy’ Conor Necklace Poirier For Charity

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Jake Paul gets on Conor McGregor’s nerves and supports a good cause. Jake Paul and Dustin Poirier team up to …read more

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Michael Bisping believes Conor McGregor should part ways with John Kavanagh “immediately” following the coaches assessment of UFC 264

Michael Bisping didn’t like John Kavanagh’s assessment of the first round between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier at UFC 264. Early on in the fight, McGregor had some moments. He …read more

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Jake Paul claims Conor McGregor “needs Jake Paul more than I need him” after UFC 264 loss

Jake Paul believes Conor McGregor needs him more than ever after his UFC 264 loss to Dustin Poirier. Paul, who is just 3-0 as a pro boxer, is set to …read more

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Jake Paul blasts Conor McGregor's value after UFC 264: 'He needs Jake Paul more than I need him'

Jake Paul had some harsh words for Conor McGregor after his loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264.
Paul roasted McGregor (22-6 MMA, 10-4 UFC) online in the immediate aftermath of …read more

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Conor McGregor Tweets & Deletes Scathing Threats To Dustin Poirier

Conor McGregor isn’t letting up on his personal insults towards Dustin Poirier. It’s rare that a trilogy fight doesn’t settle things but that’s exactly what happened with Poirier vs. McGregor …read more

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Colby Covington calls out Dustin Poirier

No. 1 welterweight contender Colby Covington had a lot to say about the ending of the UFC 264 main event between his former teammate Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor.

In an …read more

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Dustin Poirier opens as favorite over UFC champ Charles Oliveira in title fight

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Hot on the heels of another masterful performance, Dustin Poirier is favored to be the next undisputed UFC lightweight champion. …read more

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Video: Khabib writes off Conor McGregor, breaks down Poirier vs. McGregor

In an extensive interview with ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, former UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov talked extensively about Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor 3 and how he doesn’t see a bright …read more

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McGregor potentially out for six months

Conor McGregor after his fight with Dustin Poirier at UFC 264. | Photo By Thomas King/Sportsfile via Getty Images

The former two-division champion is …read more

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Photo | Floyd Mayweather trolls Conor McGregor following broken leg at UFC 264

Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather trolled former opponent Conor McGregor following the broken leg he suffered in the main event of UFC 264. McGregor lost to Dustin Poirier via first-round TKO …read more

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MMA pound-for-pound rankings: High-profile win earns Dustin Poirier a higher spot in men's top 10

Poirier’s second finish of Conor McGregor in six months earns him a lightweight title shot and a bump in the ESPN rankings. …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov doubts Conor McGregor returns to elite form: ‘This guy is finished’

In many ways, Khabib Nurmagomedov seems to believe that Conor McGregor’s best days are already behind him.
This past Saturday night at UFC 264, McGregor’s trilogy with Dustin Poirier ended after …read more

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Dominick Cruz to Conor McGregor after UFC 264: 'How do you grow' without accepting defeat?

Dominick Cruz is not a fan of the way Conor McGregor handled his loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264.
McGregor (22-6 MMA, 10-4 UFC) was defeated by Poirier (28-6 MMA, …read more

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Covington: If Poirier Doesn’t Fight Me, I’m His Daughter’s True Father

It isn’t getting any easier for Dustin Poirier to look the other way as Colby Covington makes things increasingly personal between them. Two years ago, around the time Colby “Chaos” …read more

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Mac Attack! Poirier & Family Targeted On Twitter

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Former UFC two-division champion Conor McGregor recently tweeted — then deleted — a disturbing attack on lightweight rival Dustin Poirier, …read more

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Dustin Poirier praises Charles Oliveira for 'incredible work history': He's earned every ounce of gold around his waist

LAS VEGAS – Dustin Poirier can relate to newly crowned UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira.
Having competed at both featherweight and lightweight himself, Poirier (28-6 MMA, 20-5 UFC) sees a lot of …read more

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Editorial: The Conor McGregor era ends not with a bang, but a simper

Conor McGregor berates Dustin Poirier after injuring his ankle at UFC 264 in Vegas. | Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images

Conor McGregor may not be …read more

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Ali Abdelaziz trashes Conor McGregor for his post-fight antics at UFC 264: “Nobody wants to be the son of someone like him”

Ali Abdelaziz has taken a shot at Conor McGregor for his antics after losing to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264. Abdelaziz has been locked in a war of words with …read more

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Morning Report: Colby Covington calls for ‘personal rivalry’ fight with Dustin Poirier

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Ah, now this feels familiar. You may or may not have noticed Monday, but my nemesis Jed Meshew is taking some …read more

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McGregor tweets and deletes threats to Poirier family

Conor McGregor after losing to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264. | Conor McGregor wants a part four with Dustin Poirier, whether inside the Octagon or in the streets.
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Kavanagh blames ‘rush of hormones,’ Rogan for McGregor’s post-fight actions

John Kavanagh is ‘pretty miffed’ at the idea of Joe Rogan interviewing Conor McGregor right after his UFC 264 headliner against Dustin Poirier. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC
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Conor McGregor takes shots at Dustin Poirier and his family in cryptic deleted tweets

Conor McGregor said the feud between himself and Dustin Poirier wasn’t over.
McGregor was seething in anger immediately after the conclusion of UFC 264‘s main event trilogy bout with Poirier, which …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Conor McGregor continues to target Dustin Poirier sharing a photo of his daughter followed by the caption “Gonezo”

Conor McGregor has continued to target Dustin Poirier and his family following their trilogy fight at UFC 264 last Saturday in Las Vegas. McGregor (22-6 MMA) and Poirier (28-6 MMA) …read more

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Triple Take: Do we need to see Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor 4?

The Dustin Poirier vs. Conor McGregor trilogy is done, but that doesn’t necessarily mean the rivals won’t cross paths again.
Poirier wrapped up the trilogy in the UFC 264 main event …read more

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UFC 264 video: Israel Adensaya reacts to Conor McGregor’s grisly injury against Dustin Poirier

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Israel Adesanya instantly spotted Conor McGregor’s gruesome injury that ended his trilogy fight with Dustin Poirier at UFC 264.
McGregor suffered a broken tibia and …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Khabib Nurmagomedov: 'Something superior' caused Conor McGregor's leg break at UFC 264

Khabib Nurmagomedov points to divine intervention when breaking down Conor McGregor’s leg break at UFC 264.
McGregor’s (22-6 MMA, 10-4 UFC) trilogy fight with Dustin Poirier on Saturday at T-Mobile Arena …read more

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Henry Cejudo slams “hoe” Dominick Cruz for suggesting that Conor McGregor needs to “accept the losses”

Henry Cejudo has slammed Dominick Cruz after the former bantamweight champ gave some advice to Conor McGregor. After McGregor suffered a TKO doctor stoppage loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC …read more

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