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Dana White on Conor McGregor Punching Pub Patron “There’s No Allegedly, It’s Pretty Clear”

Dana White was on Jim Rome’s show Thursday, and like everyone else, both he and Rome saw the video where Conor McGregor struck an older patron in a pub in Ireland back in April. Both Rome and White were talking about how McGregor falls into a possible return to action after what happens and UFC 241, and the fight between current lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dustin Poirer in September. However, since it was the talk of […]

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Michael Bisping Says Conor McGregor Is Praying Poirier Beats Khabib

Michael Bisping believes Conor McGregor is rooting for Dustin Poirier to defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov. On Sept. 7, Nurmagomedov and Poirier will clash in the main event of UFC 242. This will be a lightweight title unification bout. “The Eagle” vs. “The Diamond” takes place in Abu Dhabi. It’ll be Nurmagomedov’s second lightweight title defense. On a new edition of his Believe You Me podcast, Bisping explained why he thinks McGregor is hoping that Poirier pulls off the […]

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Jorge Masvidal wants ‘easy fight’ with Conor McGregor

Jorge Masvidal is coming off of a stunning five-second KO win over Ben Askren at UFC 239. The win could have very well secured himself as the number one contender at welterweight, but “Gamebred” is eyeing a different opponent and that is Conor McGregor. The Irishman has not fought since UFC 229, where he lost to Khabib Nurmagomedov. Yet, Jorge Masvidal still wants that fight because it is an easy paycheck. “I want McGregor,” Masvidal said on […]

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Dana White ‘absolutely’ expects Conor McGregor & Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch

Yesterday, it was announced that Khabib Nurmagomedov will defend his lightweight title against Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 in Abu Dhabi. There, Poirier will look to be the first person to give the Russian a loss. It will also be the first time since the Conor McGregor fight that Nurmagomedov will return to the Octagon. Although Ali Abdelaziz has shut down talks of the rematch, for now, UFC President, Dana White says a rematch is something Conor […]

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Conor McGregor reveals that his game plan plagued his performance against Khabib Nurmagomedov

At UFC 229, Conor McGregor returned to the Octagon to take on the lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov. There, the Irishman was looking to become the new lightweight champion. However, he was submitted in the fourth round and lost the fight. Now, looking back on the fight, the former champ-champ revealed that his strategy and game plan going into the fight is what costed him. “My whole approach in that camp — the injuries, the non-commitment, even the […]

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