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Jan 15, 2016 5:22 pm

Aldo’s coach says UFC blocked Aldo vs. Pettis fight

While UFC President Dana White is on board with Conor McGregor’s plan to move up to lightweight and fight Rafael dos Anjos for the UFC lightweight championship in order to simultaneously hold the UFC featherweight and lightweight championship belts, Jose Aldo’s coach thinks McGregor should vacate the featherweight strap. McGregor will fight Rafael dos Anjos...

Jan 15, 2016 8:10 am

WATCH! Anthony Pettis has Conor McGregor on his radar

While Anthony Pettis currently is gearing up to fight Eddie Alvarez on Sunday at ‘UFC Fight Night: Boston’ if he defeats Alvarez and Conor McGregor defeats Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 197 on March 5th, Pettis wants a fight with McGregor. While the list of potential fights goes on and on for McGregor, from Frankie...

Jan 14, 2016 8:19 am

RDA: Conor McGregor is ‘out of his mind’

The war of words has begun ahead of Conor McGregor and Rafael dos Anjos’ UFC 197 scrap for the lightweight title. While McGregor sent the first verbal jabs in his official fight announcement on Facebook, dos Anjos has fired back in a recent interview. The lightweight champ spoke to MMAFighting to discuss why the lightweight...

Jan 13, 2016 11:55 am

Jose Aldo reveals interesting contract stipulation in Conor McGregor fight

Just over a month has passed since former UFC no. 1 pound-for-pound fighter Jose Aldo lost for the first time in over ten years. Conor McGregor took the UFC featherweight championship belt from Aldo in a 13-second knockout fight that left people in awe. Aldo recently spoke with PVT and revealed some interesting things leading...


Jan 11, 2016 1:02 pm

Good news for Conor McGregor fans regarding UFC 197 fight

The buzz of Conor McGregor’s next fight has been circulating and gaining massive attention, but nothing has been officially announced from the UFC. Reports have mentioned that McGregor would be going up to the lightweight division to challenge lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. However, it doesn’t look as if McGregor’s opponent has been set just...

Jan 9, 2016 8:24 am

Eddie Alvarez says McGregor’s move to lightweight is “convenient”

While Eddie Alvarez may only have two UFC fights, ahead of his ‘UFC FN: Boston’ scrap against Anthony Pettis on Sunday, he believes that there’s something ‘convenient’ about Conor McGregor’s timing to move up to lightweight. After his 13 second KO win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194, it was revealed that McGregor would go...

Jan 6, 2016 4:40 pm

Dana White discusses McGregor’s potential future at lightweight

In addition to the speculation of who Conor McGregor’s next opponent will be, there has been much speculation as to what weight class his next fight will be at. While some want McGregor and Jose Aldo to have an immediate rematch, Frankie Edgar is still waiting for the title shot he was promised. In addition,...

Dec 31, 2015 7:51 am

PHOTO | Jose Aldo back training after UFC 194 loss

It’s been less than a month since we saw Conor McGregor KO Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds at UFC 194 to claim the UFC featherweight championship. Since then, there has of course been much speculation as to whether or not McGregor would give Aldo a rematch for the belt, move up to lightweight, or...

Dec 28, 2015 2:33 pm

Khabib Nurmagomedov says everyone agrees with him on Conor McGregor’s next fight

UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov has been sidelined with injuries but is eyeing 2016 to be his year. Nurmagomedov appeared on the MMA Hour and shared his thoughts on the lightweight landscape as well as the featherweight champion Conor McGregor (transcribed by MMA Fighting): “I think, first of all, I need to stay healthy, and...

Dec 28, 2015 11:35 am

Conor McGregor Sure Likes his Whips! : Spoils of war

    Conor McGregor is on pace to give Jay Leno a run for collecting cars.  The Notorious one is scene with a few of his whips as looks to be content with the spoils of war.   Will the UFC put together a legit Superfight that involves a lightweight who has turned back the...

Dec 28, 2015 8:07 am

Florian and Bisping share knowledge on a Conor McGregor versus Jose Aldo rematch

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and veteran Matt Brown are in favor of the former UFC ranked pound-for-pound king Jose Aldo getting the immediate rematch with Conor McGregor. UFC Veteran Michael Bisping and former lightweight and featherweight title contender Kenny Florian recently shared their view about the topic (transcribed by Bloody Elbow): “No!...

Dec 25, 2015 11:27 am

Matt ‘The Immortal’ Brown on Jose Aldo: ‘he just f—ing deserves it’

Conor McGregor told Jose Aldo right after knocking him out at UFC 194 that he was a great champion, and they could have another go at it. Referee Big John McCarthy confirmed that McGregor told Aldo they could do it again if he wanted. However, McGregor’s tune has changed as he has stated he is...

Dec 25, 2015 10:38 am

PHOTO | The Conor McGregor ‘McCookie’ makes it’s debut

We’ve all heard of Gingerbread cookies, but on Christmas the UFC unveiled the ‘McCookie’ which can be seen sporting Conor McGregor’s chest tattoo and Irish fight trunks. McGregor is of course coming off a 13 second KO win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194 that saw him capture the UFC featherweight championship. So far there...

Dec 25, 2015 10:08 am

According to UFC poll, McGregor’s next fight should be…

Since Conor McGregor defeated Jose Aldo in 13 seconds at UFC 194 to claim the UFC featherweight championship there has been much speculation as to what would be next for ‘Notorious’. The night prior to the fight it was announced that Frankie Edgar would be the next contender at featherweight, leading many to believe that...

Dec 22, 2015 9:17 am

Joe Rogan breaks down featherweight and lightweight title pictures

The featherweight and lightweight title pictures have been chaotic since Conor McGregor knocked out Jose Aldo and Rafael Dos Anjos defeated Donald Cerrone. Following McGregor’s 13 second win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194, it was revealed that he would be going up to lightweight to challenge the winner of Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Donald...

Dec 18, 2015 9:43 am

Exclusive Video | When asked about Conor McGregor, here’s what Nate Diaz had to say

While Conor McGregor may be the UFC featherweight champion, his name is now being brought up when mentioning the lightweight division due to recent talks of ‘Notorious’ going up in weight to challenge the winner of this weekend’s Dos Anjos vs. Cerrone fight. While Frankie Edgar is doing everything possible to get McGregor to stay...

Dec 17, 2015 2:20 pm

Jose Aldo addresses his future at homecoming welcome

Jose Aldo arrived back to Brazil to fans with open arms after his devastating loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 194. Aldo’s undefeated reign that spanned over 10 years came to an end Saturday night in Las Vegas, Nevada in just 13 seconds in his UFC featherweight title fight with McGregor. Aldo spoke with sportv.globo.com...

Dec 16, 2015 10:19 am

Irish fans don’t want ‘brutal and violent’ UFC event in Croke Park

Talk of a potential Conor McGregor fight inside Ireland’s Croke Park have always been something of a fantasy for the UFC and Irish fans. Following McGregor’s win over Jose Aldo at UFC 194, Frankie Edgar stated that he would fight McGregor ‘anywhere’ which resulted in many to believe that McGregor vs. Edgar could go down...

Dec 15, 2015 11:49 pm

Big John McCarthy confirms what Conor McGregor told Jose Aldo after knocking him out

Before Bruce Buffer officially announced the outcome of the short-lived UFC featherweight bout between Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo, McGregor leaned over to Aldo and had a few words for him. McGregor said in the post-fight press conference that he told Aldo, ‘Look we can go again.’ Big John McCarthy confirmed this with a tweet...

Dec 15, 2015 2:21 am

Max Holloway is screaming for a title shot riding 8-fight winning streak

Prior to Conor McGregor ending Jose Aldo’s reign as featherweight champion, Hawaiian Max Holloway who has been on a tear in the featherweight division said there were two fights to make after UFC 194 completed. “Either Holloway vs. (Conor) McGregor 2 at Croke Park or Holloway vs. (Jose) Aldo in Hawaii,” the young Hawaiian fighter...

Dec 14, 2015 10:45 am

Conor McGregor says he ‘felt sorry for Jose’

After his dreams were realized and his prediction astonishingly once again came true, Conor McGregor was on top of the world. However, there was a moment for Conor McGregor after his 13-second knockout of former pound-for-pound king Jose Aldo where he said he felt sorry for the former featherweight champion (transcribed by Sherdog): “What I...

Dec 13, 2015 11:11 am

Conor McGregor Post Fight Press Conference Highlights: UFC 194

“Timing beats speed, precision beat power.”  Those were the words from the man that ended Jose Aldo’s reign as champion. Conor McGregor breaks down his thoughts on UFC 194, Aldo and his future moving forward as the new featherweight champ. With all the hype about McGregor officially over, will Frankie Edgar get his shot at...

Dec 13, 2015 7:49 am

And New! Conor McGregor UFC Champion : Backstage Interview

  Jose Aldo had over a decade of dominance in the WEC and UFC and it all came to an end last night at UFC 194.   McGregor ended the contest with a precise counter punch 13 seconds into the first round that caught Aldo and ended his title run.   “The Notorious” one has...