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Conor McGregor makes HUGE Floyd Mayweather announcement

McGregor turned his hand to boxing to face the unbeaten Mayweather in the ring in August last year. However, the Irishman was defeated by total knockout in the 10th round where he won the hearts of a nations with his spirited performance. Both fighters earned millions from the showdown and there have been strong rumours of a potential rematch. But McGregor has since taken to social media to reveal that talks were underway but his American opponent has now withdrawn and decided to continue with his retirement. “I am happy…

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UFC News: Conor McGregor trolled by Nate Diaz, Dana White gives Jon Jones update

Nate Diaz takes aim at Conor McGregor Nate Diaz has fired another shot Conor McGregor’s way. On Saturday night, the UFC’s lightweight champion uploaded a picture of himself elbowing Diaz during their rematch to his official Instagram page. The snap, which was in response to a post from Floyd Mayweather Jr, soon came to the attention of Diaz, who responded by posting a picture of himself punching McGregor during their UFC 196 bout. The accompanying caption read: “Real kill in real war.” Dana White discusses Jon Jones’ future UFC president…

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Conor McGregor fires shot at Floyd Mayweather as Malignaggi rules out fight

Conor McGregor fires back at Floyd Mayweather Conor McGregor has responded to Floyd Mayweather Jr’s latest dig at him.  On Sunday night, Mayweather suggested he wanted to fight the UFC‘s lightweight champion inside the Octagon in a post on Instagram, in which he called ‘The Notorious’ a ‘certified b***h.’ McGregor soon got wind of Mayweather’s latest shot at him and fired back at the Michigan native with an Instagram post of his own, which included a picture of him elbowing Nate Diaz in their UFC 202 bout.  “A real elbow…

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UFC News: Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather statement from Dana White, Nate Diaz speaks

Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather 2 talk addressed by Dana White UFC president Dana White has claimed the only way we’ll see a rematch between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr come to fruition is if the Olympian enters the MMA world.  “Obviously, the only way making that fight again makes any sense is if he comes over to the Octagon,” White said during an appearance on UFC Tonight. “We went over and boxed him, the UFC and Conor McGregor. And now it’s time for him to reciprocate and come…

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UFC News: Conor McGregor’s defiant message, Nate Diaz revelation, Dana White fumes

Conor McGregor sends a message to the UFC Conor McGregor has insisted he is still the UFC lightweight champion and has warned his employers that they’ll do well to relieve him of his title.  Last month, UFC president Dana White suggested that the promotion had stripped McGregor of the 155lbs belt by declaring that the upcoming lightweight bout between Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov will be for the ‘real’ lightweight title. McGregor is adamant that isn’t the case and is adamant he still sits atop of the 155lbs division. “Them…

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Nate Diaz ready to end his hiatus and save UFC 222

On Saturday night, news broke that the promotion’s first Las Vegas pay-per-view card of the year had suffered a huge blow.  That blow came in the shape of the cancellation of the proposed featherweight title fight between champion Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar.  The bout, which was originally set to headline UFC 218 in December, was scrapped due to a leg injury to Holloway.  In an attempt to save the card, which takes place on March 3, the UFC tried to book a rematch between men’s bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw…

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Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather 2: ‘Money’ speaks out on fight, drops another hint

On Tuesday night, the legendary boxer suggested that he could swap the ring for the Octagon in posts on his Twitter and Instagram pages.  The posts in question saw the 40-year-old enter a cage and look menacingly at the camera.  Mayweather’s video sparked intense speculation that he’s seriously considering having a mixed martial arts bout.  And in the early hours of the morning, he dropped another hint suggesting that may very well be the case.  The second hint came in the form of another video of him inside a cage. …

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Conor McGregor makes big statement on UFC return: I’m ready to go

McGregor, 29, hasn’t set foot inside the Octagon since claiming the lightweight title in the main event of UFC 205.  Nearly 15 months have passed since that historic night at Madison Square Garden, which saw the Irishman become the first fighter in UFC history to hold two titles simultaneously, and McGregor has yet to reveal his plans to return to MMA. McGregor’s lengthy hiatus from the Octagon is in part down to the UFC’s failure to give him a lucrative new contract. Ireland’s first UFC belt holder is eager to…

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UFC News: Conor McGregor goaded by Floyd Mayweather, GSP bombshell, Nate Diaz claim

Floyd Mayweather drops another MMA fight hint Floyd Mayweather has yet again suggested he’s open to having a mixed martial arts fight with Conor McGregor by posting another video of himself inside a cage to his Twitter and Instagram pages.  On Tuesday night, Mayweather sent the combat sports world into meltdown by putting a clip of himself entering a cage online.  The former five-weight world champion did so again in the early hours of Thursday morning, but this time he briefly spoke about the possibility of entering the MMA world. …

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Nate Diaz told to stop ‘bulls******g’ fans with comeback talk and reveal his real plans

Last week, Diaz revealed he’d grown tiresome of sitting on the sidelines and was planning a summer return to the cage. “Sick of sitting around waiting for you f*****s to do s**t there’s no excitement in this fight s**t step your games up I’ll see u around may, June,” the youngest Diaz brother said in a recent Instagram post. “Sincerely The Real Champ.” Upon seeing Diaz’s Instagram post, former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez offered to welcome the Stockton native back to the Octagon. However, according to Alvarez, the Ultimate Fighter…

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