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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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USA judo star Kayla Harrison hints at following Ronda Rousey into UFC

Harrison, who became USAs first ever female gold medallist in judo, says MMA is one of the top two choices when she retires after Rio Olympics American judo star Kayla Harrison is seriously considering trying to join her friend Ronda Rousey in the UFC following the Rio Olympics in August. Harrison, who became the first US woman to win an …

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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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Former UFC champion Jon Jones booked into jail on probation violation

Former UFC light heavyweight champion booked into county jail for probation violation stemming from drag racing incident Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Bones Jones, who trains in Albuquerque, has been booked into the county jail for a probation violation stemming from traffic citations he received last week. Jail records show he was being held Tuesday without bond. It was unclear when he …

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Daniel Cormier holds UFC title but shadow of Jon Jones towers large-scale

The former Olympic wrestler is still brightnes heavyweight endorse but the division continues to skirmish while Jon Joness exile continues Daniel Cormier thinks he smashed Anthony Johnson twice once they are parallelled in the spring of 2015 for the UFC light heavyweight entitlement. Cormier took wealth of the abandoned loop partway into the third round, when Johnson tapped to a …

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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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UFC’s Jon Jones given one-year ban after taking pill to boost sexual performance

Jon Jones, the UFCs interim light heavyweight champion has been given a one-year suspension by the US Anti-Doping Agency Jon Jones, the UFCs interim light heavyweight champion, and one of the organizations biggest draws, has been given a one-year suspension by the US Anti-Doping Agency. The 29 year-old had entered arbitration with Usada last month over an out of competition …

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