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Conor McGregor and Holly Holm set to headline glittering UFC show in March

Matchups not yet confirmed but sources say Conor McGregor will fight Rafael dos Anjos in the lightweight class while Holm will take on Miesha Tate UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor is set to challenge Rafael dos Anjos in a blockbuster showdown in Las Vegas in March on the same night that Holly Holm makes her first title defense. The UFC …

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UFC 202: Conor McGregor’s perils are greater than his chances against Diaz

The Irishman is driven by the is necessary to avenge but hes fighting against a guy who handled him before, and little appears to have changed Nate Diaz may be the most difficult act that ever happened to Conor McGregor. Since the UFC matched the pair earlier this year, Diaz has deemed the advantage over the fast-talking and fast-punching Dubliner …

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Floyd Mayweather ‘must move on’ after the failure to move Conor McGregor fight

Five-division boxing champion says he tried and failed to make landmark superfight with favourite UFC champion It would come as no surprise if Floyd Mayweather Jr, the five-division macrocosm champ who announced he was ceasing boxing after a unanimous-decision win over Andre Berto last year, is out of retirement for another eight-figure payday. The undefeated Mayweather walked away last September …

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Conor McGregor allegations he has agreed a cope to oppose Floyd Mayweather

Mixed martial art endorse Conor McGregor claims he has agreed a slew to fight Floyd Mayweather in the boxing ring Mixed martial art champion Conor McGregor claims he has agreed a deal to push Floyd Mayweather in the boxing ring. McGregor, who currently accommodates the UFC lightweight deed, has concluded his surface of the negotiation process and hopes Mayweather will …

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Boxers and followers both must reconcile with MMA’s base, harsh actualities

Josh Gross: The death of Joao Carvalho serves as a grisly reminder of the potential consequences facing mixed martial artists who choose to enter the octagon Mixed martial artists tightrope between exaltation and calamity with a precariousness unfamiliar to all but “the worlds largest” daring athletes. To fight professionally in a cage or a doughnut is to intentionally flirt with …

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Conor McGregor-Nate Diaz conference ends in hurled bottles and expletives

Given the history between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, it was little surprise that a press conference to promote UFC 202 descended into unedifying chaos Given the history between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, it was little surprise that Wednesdays press conference to promote their fight at UFC 202 descended into unedifying chaos – once the Irishman had bothered to …

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Mayweather-McGregor will display one position of excellence: self-promotion

Theres actually simply one genuine struggle in the fighters grab for a dump truck filled with cash: a two-month confrontation of mouths Few in plays are taking the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor pushed seriously. Why should they? As boxer Lennox Lewis told ESPN this week: Mayweather is the best in his load class , no one can touch him in boxing. …

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Conor McGregor opens up UFC featherweight entitle but stops lightweight loop

Conor McGregor has vacated his featherweight entitle, culminating his time as a two-division champ, UFC has confirmed Conor McGregor has quitted his featherweight entitle, pointing his time as a two-division champ, UFC has confirmed. The Irishman won the name when he knocked out Jose Aldo at UFC 194 in December 2015 but “ve never” defended the region. The move necessitates …

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