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Dennis Siver Questions Conor McGregor’s Place On The Official Rankings

The fact that ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor is currently ranked at No.9 on the UFC’s official featherweight rankings hasn’t pleased everyone, not least Dennis Siver who know finds himself placed one position below him. “Some guys I don’t agree with have made it to the top ten lately,” Siver tells German site “Conor McGregor for example. He ranks...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs Brandao Fighter Salaries, Attendance & Gate

(Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports) It’s as if Conor McGregor wrote the script himself – hometown crowd, record-breaking loudness, steamroll his opponent, earn the biggest payday. Before we go any further, we should note that international events generally don’t release fighter pay info, so none of the following salary data for the event is official.  However, you […]
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

#UFCDublin: Conor McGregor Destroys a Scared Diego Brandao at UFC Fight Night 46

UFC Fight Night 46 was in Dublin, and to give the home crowd a little something more to cheer for one of their own--Conor McGregor--was one of two fighters in the main event. Well--you could almost say he was the only real fighter in the Octagon though.Diego Brandao has to be a capable fighter to have won 18 fights in this career, but the man is clearly scared in the GIF below when...
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 46 Bonuses: Conor McGregor Highlights Winners

UFC Fight Night 46 took place on Saturday from The O2 in Dublin, Ireland. In the main event, Conor McGregor delivered for his hometown crowd defeating Diego Brandao by first round stoppage. During the post-fight press conference, UFC president Dana White announced the bonus winners for the event. McGregor and Gunnar Nelson each won “Performance of the Night” and Cathal Pendred...
Via Between The Ropes
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night 46 Results: Conor McGregor Crushes Diego Brandao

The hype surrounding Conor McGregor was nothing like we have seen in a very long in the UFC. Question was whether McGregor could deliver in the main event of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 46 in his hometown of Dublin, Ireland. The fight starts with McGregor throwing a spinning back kick. Brandao going for a high kick and a right hand that misses. The Brazilian presses McGregor to...
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor TKO’s Diego Brandao At UFC Fight Night 46

Conor McGregor lived up to the pre-fight hype tonight at UFC Fight Night 46 in front of his hometown fans in Dublin, stopping former TUF champ Diego Brandao in the first round with strikes. Round One: We’re underway in the main event! McGregor comes out with a spinninig kick to the body. Brandao takes it and throws a head kick of his own that’s blocked. Another kick from...
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Tempers Flare Between Conor McGregor and Diego Brandao At UFC Dublin Weigh Ins

There was no love lost between Conor McGregor and Diegoe Brandao at the official UFC Dublin weigh ins today. Brandao walked out to a hostile Dublin crowd in the O2 arena to a sea of boos but took the vitriol in his stride before stepping onto the scales and making weight. McGregor strolled out to a hero’s welcome, soaking up the atmosphere. In the heat of the moment, McGregor flung...
Via The Sports Journal
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch UFC Fight Night 46 Weigh-Ins On At 11 AM ET

UFC Fight Night 46 takes place tomorrow afternoon from The O2 in Dublin, Ireland. The main event of the show is Conor McGregor battling Diego Brandao in featherweight action. Today, the weigh-ins take place at The O2 to make the fights official. The first fighter tips the scales at 11 a.m. ET and you can watch it live at the top of the page. The post Watch UFC Fight Night 46...
Via Between The Ropes
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Episode Of Countdown To UFC Fight Night Dublin

The UFC returns to Ireland on Saturday from The O2 in Dublin with UFC Fight Night Dublin. The main event features the return of Conor McGregor as he battles Diego Brandao in featherweight action. In the co-feature, Gunnar Nelson battles Zak Cummings in welterweight action. Before big UFC events, the company produces “Countdown” shows to preview the big fights on the card. Watch...
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July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Fight Capsule: Conor McGregor’s over 9000 UFC debut

Conor McGregor’s UFC debut last spring took place in Sweden against Marcus ‘The Bama Beast’ Brimage and earned him a $50K KO of the night bonus for just 67 seconds of work. Will we see a repeat performance next weekend in Dublin when he takes on Diego Brandao in the main event of the evening? Prepare yourself for UFC Dublin by checking out McGregor’s quick dismantling of...
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July 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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