Conor McGregor's latest UFC rival tipped to be better than Khabib Nurmagomedov and go on to become world champion

CONOR McGREGOR'S newest UFC rival Islam Makhachev is a 'better version of Khabib Nurmagomedov'. That's the opinion of his, and Khabib's, manager Ali Abdelaziz who is tipping the 30-year-old to become a world champion. Due to his close relationship with Team Khabib, Makhachev, who has lost one of his 21 UFC bouts, has been linked with fighting The Notorious down […]

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Conor McGregor’s coach ‘held him down and beat s*** out of him’ after he floored Aisling Daly during sparring session – The Sun

CONOR MCGREGOR'S coach John Kavanagh revealed he once 'beat the s**t' out of the Irish UFC superstar years before they became a world championship-winning team. Speaking to the Irish Independent, Kavanagh relayed the story where the red mist descended when McGregor dropped Irish women's strawweight Aisling Daly during a sparring session. McGregor had already floored fellow SBG prospect Owen Roddy in […]

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Conor McGregor's coach says he would still have lost to Dustin Poirier if UFC star had adopted old trash-talking style

CONOR MCGREGOR's famous pre-fight trash talk wouldn't have made a difference to the outcome of his rematch with Dustin Poirier. That's the honest admission of his head coach John Kavanagh. The former two-division champion suffered a second-round KO defeat to Poirier in January in the main event of UFC 257 in Abu Dhabi. Many attributed the Irishman's third defeat inside […]

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Conor McGregor's UFC trilogy fight with Dustin Poirier in doubt as American refuses to rule out clash against Nate Diaz

CONOR MCGREGOR’S hopes of an instant rematch and trilogy fight with Dustin Poirier have suffered a blow. The Irishman, 32, is already back in training and showing no signs of slowing down despite his shock TKO loss to Diamond at UFC 257. Notorious’ relentless work-outs come after reports of a THIRD fight against Poirier. The pair have both dealt each […]

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Conor McGregor's shock loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC 257 'has third most PPV buys in history' as top 10 revealed

CONOR MCGREGOR'S shock loss to Dustin Poirier at UFC 257 sold a reported 1.6 million pay-per-view buys. The former two-division champion, 32, suffered a devastating second-round KO loss to the Diamond on Saturday in Abu Dhabi. The bout marked McGregor’s comeback to the octagon after seeing off Donald Cerrone back in January 2020. Yet the Notorious – who was also making […]

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