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Conor McGregor taunts Dustin Poirier after hinting at fight announcement

Conor McGregor has taunted Dustin Poirier after the Irishman hinted at a potential fight announcement. Claims the McGregor could fight Luke Keeler were walked back by the Irish boxer after the UFC star had teased fans by tweeting: ‘Dublin, December 14th.’ Poirier is fresh off a defeat to Khabib Nurmagomedov and called out McGregor after […]

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McGregor hints at blockbuster UFC return

Conor McGregor hasn’t stepped foot inside the Octagon since his loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov on October 7, 2018. The Irishman announced his retirement from the MMA in March, but in recent months he has ramped up the trash talk as a return to the Octagon loomed. Live stream UFC with ESPN on KAYO. Live Fight […]

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UFC 242 UK start time: When does event featuring Khabib vs Poirier get underway?

Khabib Nurmagomedov will defend his UFC lightweight world title against interim belt-holder Dustin Poirier at a 13,000-seater purpose-built stadium on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. It’s the Dagestani’s first fight since his fourth-round submission win over Conor McGregor last October. Nurmagomdeov was slapped with a nine-month ban after hopping the cage following his dominant victory […]

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UFC star’s troubling Instagram reveal

UFC star Paige VanZant is one of the most popular fighters on social media, and her success online has forced her to re-evaluate her contract with the MMA promotion. During an appearance on ESPN, VanZant said she actually makes more money “sitting at home posting pictures on Instagram” than she does fighting. She explained that […]

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McGregor breaks silence on pub punch

Conor McGregor expressed contrition in his first public statement since video of the MMA fighter punching a man in a pub went viral last week. “I was in the wrong,” he told ESPN’s Ariel Helwani on Friday (AEST). “I must come here before you and take accountability and take responsibility. I owe it to the […]

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Conor McGregor breaks silence on punching older man in pub

Conor McGregor has apologised unreservedly for punching a man in an unprovoked attack in April. The UFC star was filmed punching the 50-year-old man at a pub in Dublin after buying a round of his own whiskey for patrons. McGregor has now spoken out on the incident for the first time. ‘I was in the […]