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Jan 22, 2016 8:57 am

McGregor not pleased with UFC 197 poster

Wednesday at the UFC 197 Press Conference Conor McGregor put UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos on blast for nearly 45 minutes. McGregor also touched upon a variety of topics including why he’s fighting RDA instead of Frankie Edgar, his hopes of claiming the UFC welterweight championship by the end of 2016, and more. One...

Jan 20, 2016 8:29 pm

Aldo opens up on loss to McGregor, looking forward to inevitable rematch

Jose Aldo was undoubtably and understandably devastated by his 13 second KO loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 194. After a world tour leading up to UFC 189, and then many more months of buildup leading to UFC 194, Aldo certainly felt the pressure going into the fight. In a recent interview with Combate, Aldo...

Jan 18, 2016 1:28 pm

Bantamweight Title Picture: Could Urijah Faber be next?

Who’s next? The last person who isn’t concerned at this exact moment is probably the new champ Dominick “The Dominator” Cruz. After waiting as long as Cruz had to get into the octagon and perform against the former champ the way he did, Cruz is who he claimed to be regardless of multiple roadblocks and...

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...