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Conor McGregor gathered from Nate Diaz rematch after UFC retirement tweet

The UFC president Dana White has announced that Conor McGregor has been plucked from his Las Vegas fight with Nate Diaz The UFC president Dana White announced today that Conor McGregor has been attracted from his Las Vegas fight with Nate Diaz, hours after McGregor appeared to have announced his retirement from the sport. The 27 -year-old McGregor caused embarrassment …

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UFC president offers $25m apiece to Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather

Dana White said he will offer $25m apiece to Mayweather and McGregor for presumed boxing match on Colin Cowherds sports talk radio show UFC president Dana White said on Friday that he would pay $25m apiece to Floyd Mayweather Jr and and MMA star Conor McGregor for a presumed boxing match with the split of additional pay-per-view revenue between the …

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Conor McGregor: can anyone stop the UFC’s biggest star?

The former plumbers apprentice from Dublin fills a void and pumps the ratings and, as his pre-fight demolition of Nate Diaz showed, hes a man firmly in charge He sat, on Thursday, in David Copperfields theatre at the MGM Grand with the signs, the crowd, the television cameras all there for him: Conor McGregor, a one-time plumbers apprentice from Dublin. …

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All eyes on Conor McGregor as UFC induces its return to New York

Fans at Madison Square Garden for UFC 205 will walk through the doors expecting the best that MMA can offer, and on paper, at the least, they should get it For the first time in more than 21 years, the UFC is set to promote an event in New York. On Saturday evening at the hallowed Madison Square Garden, the …

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Conor McGregor gains boxing licence but Mayweather fight remains unlikely

Irishman obtains licence to box professionally in California but Mayweather Productions CEO calls it a con job to create more interest Conor McGregor would not stay quiet for long after the UFC stripped him of one of the two title belts he hoped to defend simultaneously. Just days after the organization said it was taking away his featherweight title belt, …

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Conor McGregor paid heavily for his hubris against Nate Diaz

The Irishman made a grave mistake opposing above his natural heavines separation at UFC 196. But he became far more likeable in defeat Conor McGregor tapped the mat and everything changed. Run was the 20 -story banner on the MGM Grand he missed, the$ 1bn in revenues he was going to deliver the UFC and the fictitious battle of the …

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Conor McGregor meets his biggest fan, an Irish NYPD officer

UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor will fight Eddie Alvarez on Saturday.Image: Michael Reaves/Getty Images For a guy who makes millions to kick, punch and wrestle other people, Conor McGregor sure seems like a nice guy. The Irish mixed martial arts fighter, who will fight in UFC’s main event on Saturday at Madison Square Garden, met one of his biggest fans …

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Conor McGregor nearly comes to blows with Nate Diaz at UFC 196 media event

UFC featherweight champion separated from challenger at Thursday presser ahead of Saturdays welterweight fight Conor McGregor took a swing at his UFC 196 opponent Nate Diaz on Thursday afternoon following a press conference to promote an event that has taken a nasty turn in recent days. The two fighters were facing each other in the traditional squaring-off photo opportunity on …

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UFC 196: Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz trade insults in indignant pre-fight sequence

Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz engaged in a expletive-packed crusade of words on Wednesday that included allegations of steroid expend before their non-title engage at UFC 196 The Irishman Conor McGregor and American Nate Diaz engaged in an expletive-packed crusade of words on Wednesday that included allegations of steroid expend before their non-title engage at UFC 196. Diaz was called …

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