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Conor McGregor claims he has agreed a deal to fight Floyd Mayweather

Mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor claims he has agreed a deal to fight Floyd Mayweather in the boxing ring Mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor claims he has agreed a deal to fight Floyd Mayweather in the boxing ring. McGregor, who currently holds the UFC lightweight title, has concluded his side of the negotiation process and hopes Mayweather will …

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Jon Jones smashes Daniel Cormier to reclaim title, then calls out Brock Lesnar

Jon Jones reclaims light heavyweight title with a third-round stoppage of Daniel Cormier at UFC 214 in Anaheim Jon Jones had barely reclaimed his UFC title when he called out Brock Lesnar to be his next opponent. And Lesnar was listening. Right after Jones stopped Daniel Cormier in the third round at UFC 214 on Saturday, he reignited his growing …

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Deontay Wilder stops Chris Arreola to retain WBC heavyweight name

Wilder wins by technical knockout when Arreolas corner stopped the fight after the eighth round Despite contending principally one-armed for half the fight, Deontay Wilder remained in control in the ring before immediately heading to the hospital. Wilder retained his WBC heavyweight title with a technical knockout when Chris Arreolas corner stopped the fight after the eighth round Saturday night …

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UFC 196 preview: why Conor McGregor’s speed should be too much for Nate Diaz

Diaz has already fought at welterweight several times, but McGregor says he is ready to attack the Californians soft body Tonight in Las Vegas, Irish star Conor McGregor was scheduled to fight for history. Two UFC titles around one waist. That was the 27-year-olds intention as he pushed his promoter, Zuffa, to a place it had never gone before. McGregor …

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Conor McGregor’s sparring partner quits, calling Mayweather build-up a ‘fiasco’

Questions about Conor McGregors preparations for his fight with Floyd Mayweather have surfaced after Paulie Malignaggi said he will leave the Irishmans camp Questions about Conor McGregors preparations for his fight with Floyd Mayweather have surfaced again after his sparring partner, the retired boxer Paulie Malignaggi, said he will leave the Irishmans camp and described the event as a fiasco. …

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‘Dirtbag’: Conor McGregor’s former sparring partner resumes criticize

A week after walking out of Conor McGregors training camp, his former sparring partner has launched into another attack on the Irishman A week after walking out of Conor McGregors training camp, his former sparring partner has launched into another attack on the Irishman. Paulie Malignaggi was helping McGregor to prepare for his fighting against former boxing world champion Floyd …

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Stops, boastings and hype: there is much of Trump in Conor McGregor

As the UFC prepares to obligates its entry in New York, it is becoming increasingly clear that the Irishman is driving the UFCs money machine Conor McGregor sat on a theatre below Madison Square Garden on Tuesday evening, clutching a claim region that should no longer be his and vowing to grab another fighters from the counter before him. And …

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Return of the king: Jon Jones looks to outrun past against Daniel Cormier

Josh Gross: After a self-inflicted fall from grace spanning nearly three years, Jon Jones is finally back to reclaim the UFC light heavyweight title he surrendered in disgrace Somewhere along the way, Jon Jones stopped caring. On the list of sins against the gifts he was given, its arguably his worst. I just took it all for granted, Jones said …

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