1928 Search Results for jose aldo

Feb 15, 2015 4:05 pm

McGregor Was Briefly The Betting Favorite Against Aldo

Last week, for a brief period of time, Irish fight fans were betting so heavily on Conor McGregor defeating Jose Aldo, that McGregor was at one point the betting favorite, and Aldo was the underdog. Aldo and McGregor are set to fight at UFC 189 on July 11th in Las Vegas, and while betting lines...

Feb 9, 2015 8:59 am

Mendes: ‘I Want Conor To Beat Aldo’

Chad Mendes recently had another crack at the UFC featherweight championship at UFC 179 when he fought Jose Aldo in Brazil. The bout went the full 5-rounds with Aldo capturing a unanimous decision win to retain the featherweight strap, and his place as the only UFC featherweight champion in UFC history. Following that bout, Mendes...

Feb 2, 2015 7:31 am

McGregor: ‘Aldo Is Intermediate At Best’

Since Conor McGregor defeated Dennis Siver last month to become the featherweight #1 contender, he has spoken frequently regarding his upcoming matchup against Jose Aldo that will go down at UFC 189 on July 11th. Ahead of UFC 183 this past weekend, McGregor did a Q&A with fans to discuss his title fight, as well...


Jan 30, 2015 10:38 am

McGregor Explains Charging Aldo, Breaks Down Title Fight

“It was just instinct. I knew he was floating around in the crowd. During fight week I got told of these little posters he was doing. Something stupid. So when the fight was done I saw him and jumped over that cage and I wanted to put that energy straight through his chest like a bolt...

Jan 24, 2015 10:33 am

McGregor Runs From Aldo In The Champ’s New Video

"Galera, confere aí a chamada em primeira mao que o @canalcombateoficial fez para a minha luta" "I'm the greatest" #canalcombate Um vídeo publicado por josealdojunioroficial (@josealdojunioroficial) em Jan 23, 2015 at 9:42 PST UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has put together this clever little video about his upcoming opponent, Conor McGregor. Enjoy!

Jan 23, 2015 12:35 pm

PREDICTION! Aldo’s Finished Within 3 Rounds

“I think Jose will want it to turn into a grappling match early on. As soon as he gets hit he’ll start to shoot for takedowns. Basically, similar to when he’s fought the guys from Team Alpha Male… but with the roles reversed.” “I think he’s slightly on the slide. When you look at his...

Jan 21, 2015 11:57 am

Betting Line Released For Aldo vs. McGregor Title Fight

Sports betters will be pleased to know that the first official odds are out on the UFC’s pending featherweight title fight between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. The champ’s the favorite on day 1, but not by much. Check it: (Via Bestfightodds.com) A date for the pending match is not known at this time, however...

Jan 19, 2015 7:23 pm

Edgar Warns McGregor: “Aldo Is A Different Animal”

Following the action at “UFC Fight Night Boston”, Frankie Edgar spoke on the Fox Sports 1 post-fight show to discuss Conor McGregor’s #1 contender status, as well as how McGregor matches up against Jose Aldo. “Siver just broke my heart, but McGregor looked sharp. Conor’s bringing excitement to the division. All of us need to...

Jan 19, 2015 11:45 am

McGregor On Aldo: “I Was Going To Kill That Little Brazilian”

Following his win over Dennis Siver at “UFC Fight Night Boston”, Conor McGregor jumped the cage to confront Jose Aldo in the crowd (See that HERE). McGregor spoke at the post-fight press conference to discuss his motives behind his confrontation with Aldo. “They thought I was going to see my girlfriend. They must’ve thought I...

Jan 19, 2015 9:43 am

UFC Targeting Aldo vs. McGregor For UFC 187 In May

With his win over Dennis Siver last night at “UFC Fight Night Boston”, Conor McGregor became the #1 contender, earning himself the chance to challenge Jose Aldo for the featherweight strap. At the post-fight press conference, Dana White answered the question on everyone’s minds, ‘When will Aldo vs. McGregor happen, and where?’ “We’re looking at...

Jan 19, 2015 7:11 am

Dana White Explains Why Aldo vs. McGregor Will Happen In Vegas

Following Conor McGregor’s 2nd round TKO win over Dennis Siver, it was confirmed that McGregor would next face Jose Aldo for the featherweight championship at an unknown date. Leading up to McGregor’s fight against Siver, there was much talk of Aldo vs. McGregor going down at the 82,000 seat Croke Park in Dublin, something UFC...

Jan 18, 2015 11:16 pm

White: Aldo vs. McGregor Could Take Place In Las Vegas In May

On Saturday night, Conor McGregor defeated Dennis Siver in dominant fashion and earned the right to fight Jose Aldo for the UFC Featherweight Championship. It was announced during the post fight press conference that the fight is likely to take place in May in Las Vegas. By Jon Kirschner | Twitter Once Conor McGregor arrived...

Jan 18, 2015 11:12 pm

TWEET PIC | McGregor Screams In Aldo’s Face!

Conor McGregor finished Dennis Siver in the second round then proceeded to jump the octagon fence and scream in the face of Jose Aldo! The two are set to duke it out in the near future for the UFC Featherweight Championship. [email protected]_gear: @RowdyBec #TopOfTheHeadOnly pic.twitter.com/oWbmhaIdxj” Conor was like: 'Wazzzzzzaaaaap!!!' — Juno Siojo (@junosiojo_G7N) January 19,...

Jan 18, 2015 1:58 pm

Dana White Says Potential Aldo vs. McGregor Bout Will Happen In Las Vegas

Post by Boston Celtics. (Can’t see this post? Click HERE) Since Conor McGregor defeated Diego Brandao at UFC Dublin in the summer of 2014, there has been much talk of McGregor headlining a card opposite Jose Aldo in a soccer stadium in Ireland. Talks were vamped up when UFC President Dana White stated that if...

Jan 14, 2015 3:11 pm

White: ‘McGregor v. Aldo Would Be Biggest Fight Of 2015’

“Aldo and Conor, I think that would be the biggest fight of the year. I think it will beat every other fight his year, and (Jon) Jones vs. (Daniel) Cormier was this year. I think this would be the biggest fight this year.” “Part of making a big fight is a lot of people giving...

Jan 12, 2015 8:58 pm

Dillashaw: ‘If McGregor Loses To Siver, I Want Aldo’

UFC President Dana White has stated that if Conor McGregor defeats Dennis Siver on Sunday at UFC Fight Night Boston, that he will go on to fight Jose Aldo for the UFC featherweight title. If McGregor doesn’t defeat Siver however, UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw wants the next crack at Jose Aldo, likely to avenge...

Jan 12, 2015 5:01 am

John Kavanagh Discusses Aldo vs. McGregor

UFC President Dana White recently announced that if Conor McGregor defeats Dennis Siver, he will be next in line for a title shot against Jose Aldo, and potentially in Ireland. John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor’s coach at Straight Blast Gym Ireland (SBGi), says he doesn’t care where a potential bout between Aldo vs. McGregor goes down,...

Jan 5, 2015 10:03 am

McGregor: ‘I Will Be The Betting Favorite Against Aldo’

Conor McGregor is currently gearing up for his UFC Fight Night Boston bout against Dennis Siver, which will go down Sunday January 18th. Ahead of the bout, UFC President Dana White has stated that if McGregor wins, he will be granted a title shot against Jose Aldo, likely in Dublin, Ireland. McGregor spoke to Joe...

Jan 2, 2015 11:25 am

Aldo Fires Back At McGregor

2015 is already shaping up to be an exciting year for fight fans, and if Conor McGregor can deliver against Dennis Siver later this month, we’ll be able to add another exciting matchup to the agenda. UFC President Dana White confirmed yesterday that if McGregor beats his next opponent he’s earned a title shot. Once news...

Jan 1, 2015 5:05 pm

If victorious against Siver, McGregor gets next crack at Aldo

Sorry Frankie Edgar, but if Connor McGregor proves victorious in his main event fight against Dennis Siver at “UFC Fight Night 59”, the brash Irishman will receive the next shot at Jose Aldo’s UFC featherweight gold. That’s how UFC President Dana White summed up the promotions current featherweight title picture earlier today: “This fight in Boston,...

Dec 29, 2014 4:42 pm

Aldo Plans To Discuss Pay With UFC

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been very vocal as of late about fighter pay, something he plans to do something about. Aldo spoke to Globo about his plans to talk to the UFC brass about his pay. “We’ll have a talk about this soon and then I’ll be able to speak better about it....

Dec 28, 2014 3:53 pm

Aldo Interested In Superfight Against Bellator Champion, Patricio Freire

Recently, Bellator MMA featherweight champion Patricio Freire said that media outlets need to stop undervaluing Bellator fighters, and that with a win over Daniel Straus at Bellator 132 on January 16th he will be ranked as the greatest featherweight in the world (See that HERE). Now, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo responded to Freire’s comments,...

Dec 22, 2014 7:50 pm

Aldo: ‘Mendes Could Beat McGregor, Edgar, and Lamas In The Same Night’

Recently, Jose Aldo stated that he would like to fight Conor McGregor next if McGregor defeats Siver in January. Aldo expanded on those statements this week, stating that he thinks Chad Mendes could beat Frankie Edgar, Conor McGregor, and Ricardo Lamas in one night. “I don’t know if McGregor will have credentials to fight for...

Dec 21, 2014 5:25 pm

Aldo: ‘The UFC and Media should treat fighters better’

There has been much talk recently of fighter pay, and now UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo is adding his opinion to the list. He spoke about fighter pay, and why the UFC, as well as the media, need to treat fighters better. “The athlete is not treated like he deserves. We deserve better,. I’m not...

Dec 21, 2014 2:38 pm

Aldo Welcomes fight with Dillashaw

Recently, UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw spoke about the possibility of a superfight against featherweight champion Jose Aldo, the man who has defeated two of his teammates, Urijah Faber, and Chad Mendes. Dillashaw said on an episode of Team Alpha Male Radio: “I wanna fight Aldo so bad, dude. I will beat Aldo. I wanna...

Dec 19, 2014 4:52 pm

Aldo Hoping Conor McGregor Is Next

“I hope he’s next because it would be a huge fight… He talks a lot, so it makes you more excited to fight. It makes it more intense. I hope he’s next and that we can do a great fight. “He’s a tough fighter, but we haven’t seen him against a top 5. He’s not...

Dec 19, 2014 9:46 am

McGregor Talks Moving To Lightweight, Fighting Aldo

Conor McGregor reflects on the year gone by and looks ahead to 2015 when he plans to win the UFC world featherweight title against Jose Aldo in front of 80,000 fans at Croke Park in his native Dublin.