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Mayweather retires after picking apart Conor McGregor in 10 rounds

The American veteran intent his all-time great career undefeated after pulsating a tougher than expected Conor McGregor with a 10 th round TKO It had all the trappings of a big-ticket prizefight: the glitzy Las Vegas backdrop, the arena-rock make appraises, the small fleet of fames and high rollers at ringside in well-cut clothings and couture dresses. But it was …

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Stipe Miocic blasts out Junior dos Santos in first round to retain heavyweight title

Croatian-American heavyweight makes second defense of UFC title with first-round stoppage at American Airlines Center in Dallas Defending UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic went deuces wild Saturday night in Dallas, earning a measure of revenge against former champion Junior dos Santos by slamming a jarring punch into the Brazilians left ear. The power behind the strike collapsed Dos Santos along …

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Floyd Mayweather to earn at least $ 100 m from Conor McGregor fight

Purses reveal disparity as UFC champ takes $30 m minimum potentially rising to $75 m while boxing enormous eyes $200 m after all acknowledgments known Floyd Mayweather will deserve a minimum of $100 m for Saturday’s junior middleweight boxing match with UFC champion Conor McGregor at the T-Mobile Arena, pairing the career-high guarantee he made for his 2015 megafight with …

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Brock Lesnar pennant for potential anti-doping breach after UFC 200 triumph

Former UFC heavyweight champion has been notified by the US Anti-Doping Agency of a failed out-of-competition medicine exam on 28 June Brock Lesnar has been flagged for a potential anti-doping breach in the wake of his unanimous-decision victory over Mark Hunt at UFC 200. The UFC questioned the following statement on Friday afternoon articulating Lesnar and the publicity had been …

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Will McGregor v Mayweather save American boxing – or bury it?

It once commanded Americas national consciousness, but US boxing has been in decline for decades. Can the circus in Las Vegas bring it back to life? Jimmy’s Corner is a classic dive on 44th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues in Manhattan, a half-block east from the neon marquees and flashing Jumbotrons of Times Square. The bar is warmly lit …

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Angela Lee and MMA’s project to crack the $18 tn-plus Asian grocery

The Canadian soldier is a heart-pounding endowment, and could become a huge star in areas where martial arts are a huge part of the culture Angela Lee wants beings to think of her as a usual young lady, but thats difficult to accept considering what shes already done. Im a ordinary person who happens to be a fighter and a …

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Keith Thurman’s split-decision win over Danny Garcia blends welterweight claims

Keith Thurman integrates the WBA and WBA welterweight entitlements with split-decision win over Danny Garcia in Brooklyn Keith Thurman deftly sidestepped one catch after the other to outpoint Danny Garcia and hit to the top of the welterweight pecking order. Thurman, the undefeated puncher from Floridas Gulf Coast nicknamed One-Time, hurt Garcia in the opening round, improved an early lead …

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Screaming Conor McGregor ridicules Floyd Mayweather at Las Vegas weigh-in

Conor McGregor ridiculed Floyd Mayweather at the Las Vegas weigh-in as both fighters prepared the weight We have a fight. Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor both realise the heavines before their much-anticipated junior middleweight showdown on Saturday night in Las Vegas. McGregor was first on the scale of assessments on Friday at the T-Mobile Arena and weighed in at 153 …

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Jon Jones’ UFC suspension increased after bureaucrats discover results of drug exam

Jones, 28, tested positive for clomiphene and letrozole, and will remain dangled until formal hearing later in the year Jon Joness suspension from the octagon has been extended after officials revealed on Monday that the UFC whiz tested positive for two censored estrogen blockers, clomiphene and letrozole. The Nevada State Athletic Commission confirmed that Jones had clomiphene and letrozole in …

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