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Conor McGregor’s biggest weapon? His lack of boxing experience

The allure of Saturdays much-hyped fighting in Las Vegas is that no one knows what will happen in the ring not least the overwhelming favorite, Floyd Mayweather Few question Conor McGregor’s ability as a fighter. But can he box? After all, though McGregor has trained as a boxer, mixed martial art pushing is exceedingly different from the comparatively controlled rules …

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Jon Jones’ UFC suspension provided after officials uncover results of narcotic exam

Jones, 28, tested positive for clomiphene and letrozole, and will remain suspended until formal hearing eventually in the year Jon Joness suspension from the octagon has been extended after officers disclosed on Monday that the UFC sun tested positive for two banned estrogen blockers, clomiphene and letrozole. The Nevada State Athletic Commission had reaffirmed that Jones had clomiphene and letrozole …

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Brock Lesnar pennant for potential anti-doping misdemeanour after UFC 200 prevail

Former UFC heavyweight champ has been notified by the US Anti-Doping Agency of a failed out-of-competition stimulant exam on 28 June Brock Lesnar has been flagged for a potential anti-doping irreverence in the aftermath of his unanimous-decision victory over Mark Hunt at UFC 200. The UFC issued a statement on Friday afternoon saying Lesnar and the promotion had been notified …

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Conor McGregor is accessible to boxing revert despite overcome by Floyd Mayweather

Conor McGregor failed to rule out a return to boxing after his 10 th-round overcome to Floyd Mayweather, saying he was sure theres options that will present themselves in the boxing game Only the most dedicated supporters of Conor McGregor, of which there were no scarcity in Las Vegas, held him a chance in Saturday’s junior middleweight fighting against Floyd …

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UFC 201: Brutal Tyron Woodley intention Robbie Lawler’s welterweight reign

Tyron Woodley took the name from UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler on Saturday night, stopping him with 2:12 left in the first round It very well could have happened another time over the past year and a half. A loss. An inch here, a missed breath there and Robbie Lawler might not have owned the UFC welterweight belt as he …

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Jon Jones out of UFC 200 main event due to potential doping contravention

UFC interim light-headed heavyweight endorse has been notified of a potential doping misdemeanor regulating him out of bout with Daniel Cormier UFC interim light-headed heavyweight champ Jon Jones was notified of a potential doping breach Wednesday night, governing him out of his contest with Daniel Cormier in the main event of UFC 200. A grim-faced UFC president Dana White announced …

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UFC fighters prepare first steps to unionize: ‘It’s a fight for what’s right’

UFC is big business, but many of its fighters are poorly paid, and shortfall helps like healthcare so a new proletarians radical hopes to bring about much-needed change Four billion dollars. Regardless of the various kinds of life “youre living”, thats an eye-catching figure. If youre amongst the 500 mixed martial artists contracted to the UFC, that figure are also …

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Who will win Mayweather v McGregor? Our writers’ and fighters’ predictions

Former WBO middleweight champion Peter Quillin and UFC flyweight Zach Makovsky join our body of Guardian columnists in a lookahead to Saturdays bout Fight prediction … Mayweather on parts. LC Mayweather by TKO in the ninth round. JG Mayweather on phases. BAG Mayweather by TKO in the eighth round. ZM It’s hard to predict a round, but it will be …

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