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Holly Holm: the UFC superstar who acts anything like one

For someone who transformed UFC upside down by demolishing Ronda Rousey, Holm is extraordinarily understated in striking differ to the men with unclean mouths As Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz called and swore and carried on about lions gobbling the carcasses of gazelles at a news conference for UFC 196 this week, the UFCs other biggest superstar ogled abode. Holly …

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Conor McGregor is king of UFC again: so what will his reign look like?

The Irishman won over the doubters with his win over Nate Diaz. Now mixed martial art starring attraction is preparing for the next phase of his career Conor McGregor has repeatedly gambled on himself since the idea of being the biggest thought in mixed martial art popped into his head years ago. On Saturday night in Las Vegas, The Notorious …

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John McCain supposes NFL must do more to stop ‘tragic outcome’ of intelligence trauma

The Arizona senator speculates Roger Goodell must follow the example of duel athletics as investigate continues into CTE Senator John McCain is worried about mentalities. More importantly, he is worried about the effects contact sports have on the inside of the skull. For times, he denounced mixed-martial arts, calling the activity human cockfighting and contending to keep the play off …

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Will UFC’s new proprietors Disneyfy a formerly edgy magnetism?

The fighting organization has long sold on its interloper status. But its new owneds may well change how its fighters and the media are treated The UFC didnt become a pay-per-view colossus playing by corporate Americas regulations. Instead, it took the disquieting concept of two humen crusading inside a cage to sometimes brutal ending and smoothed it enough to sell …

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UFC 201: Robbie Lawler set for brutal clash with Tyron Woodley

The welterweight champion is not one of the organizations bigger names but he draws in fans due to his uncompromising fighting style Robbie Lawlers reputation needs no embellishment. Few men or women competing in mixed martial arts can match Lawlers knack for sparking violence in a fight. Pick a path towards a brutal finish and Lawler, the current UFC welterweight …

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Conor McGregor to campaigned Nate Diaz after Rafael dos Anjos ceases out

Conor McGregor will crusade Nate Diaz at UFC 196 on 5 March after the present lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos sagged out with a paw injury Conor McGregor will fight Nate Diaz at UFC 196 on 5 March after the current lightweight endorse Rafael dos Anjos dropped out of their bout with a hoof injury. The UFC chairman, Dana White, …

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Conor McGregor confirms he’s not withdrawn in word smash UFC

UFC featherweight champ feet back apparent retirement notice in Facebook screed rending organization UFC fans can tighten: Conor McGregor is not retired. But the 27 -year-old Irishman is fed up with the promotional grind of the UFC treadmill, he explained in a long, irritated and emotional post on Facebook on Thursday. McGregor said he precisely wants to fight. I am …

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How the Ali Act could upset the power balance between UFC and its stars

A mixed martial artist turned politician is hoping to push through legislation that could help fighters reap the deserved rewards of a tough profession There is an undercurrent in the frayed relationship between Conor McGregor and the UFC that highlights the reality of the mixed martial arts business. Currently, fighters are hired as independent contractors yet appear to be treated …

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