Frankie Edgar on Jose Aldo: 'He pulls out of every other fight'

In 2013, Jose Aldo successfully defended his featherweight world title against challenger Frankie Edgar with a narrow five-round decision that could have gone either way. Heading into their rematch at UFC 200, however, Aldo has claimed that he handily beat Edgar, back then, and did so with one arm."The Answer" thinks that Jose Aldo is just trying to do a Conor McGregor impersonation...
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Renan Barao consulted Jose Aldo before moving to featherweight

For the better part of two years, Renan Barao was regarded as the best bantamweight in the world and one of the top pound-for-pound fighters on the planet.He ran through top 10 opponents like Urijah Faber, Michael McDonald and Eddie Wineland while reigning as the UFC champion at 135 pounds. Unfortunately he also did it all while suffering through a brutal series of weight cuts to...
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Conor McGregor cancels planned movie appearance to focus on fighting

Conor McGregor means business after losing to Nate Diaz at UFC 196 earlier this month. According to a report, McGregor has cancelled his planned appearance in a Vin Diesel movie so he can concentrate on fighting. As I mentioned on @SportsCenter, I'm told McGregor has canceled his planned appearance in Vin Diesel's XXX film. Doesn't want distraction. — Brett Okamoto (@bokamotoESPN...
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March 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor calls Jose Aldo ‘loser’ for tweet

Conor McGregor responded to an insulting tweet from Jose Aldo after his UFC 196 loss on Saturday by calling his former opponent a “loser.” Here’s the tweet Aldo sent after McGregor lost to Nate Diaz Saturday night: In response, McGregor called Aldo a “loser” after the fight. Aldo had opportunity to show up here and he didn't, McGregor notes after Aldo posted negative...
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March 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo wants rematch with Conor McGregor

The last time Jose Aldo stepped into the Octagon, he was knocked out in 13 seconds by a single punch from Conor McGregor at UFC 194. After watching McGregor suffer a shocking upset loss to Nate Diaz at UFC 196 in Las Vegas on Saturday night, Aldo wants a rematch with the Irishman. And he wants it to happen on the most grand stage yet: UFC 200 in Las Vegas this summer. Aldo tweeted...
March 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Billboard Company In Ireland Making Fun Of Jose Aldo With New Billboard

When Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo finally squared off in December, fans were expecting a heck of a fight, but instead they just got a heck of a knockout. McGregor needed just 13 seconds to knock Aldo out and take the title belt from him. It is kind of hard to get more dominant than that. Aldo is already talking serious smack about the eventual rematch.He must have forgotten how bad...
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January 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor under investigation for gun photo posted on Instagram

Conor McGregor’s weird Instagram photo isn’t going unnoticed. McGregor posted a photo Thursday of someone — himself? — posing with a gun. It’s unclear whether or not the gun is real, but police in Ireland are at least looking into the situation. “We are investigating the circumstances under which the photo was taken,” a Gardai spokesperson told The Irish Independent...
January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor predicted how he'd beat Jose Aldo

Conor McGregor has been telling anyone who would listen that he would defeat Jose Aldo at UFC 194. He went so far as to say it would be in one round, and his coach took it a bit further and predicted a victory in less than 60 seconds. Little did we know how right they’d be. McGregor, of course, defeated Aldo in just 13 seconds via knockout on Saturday night to become the undisputed...
December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC 194: Jose Aldo Humble Outside Octagon, But King Inside

RIO DE JANEIRO — On a rare cloudy day in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Jose Aldo arrives early to the Upper Gym in the city’s Flamengo neighborhood. A shy guy, he quietly changes into his training clothes and enters the Octagon for the first training session of the day — cardio and conditioning. After several rounds of shadow boxing, punching mitts and moving on the ground, it’s...
December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo taking extra precautions leading up to UFC 194

UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo recently spoke with Vice’s Fightland about his upcoming fight with Conor McGregor at UFC 194. During the interview, Aldo stated that he expects McGregor to bring his best come fight night. “I expect the best,” Aldo said. “We’re always well trained and focused. There’s a lot of talk, but I try to stay away from all of this. You have...
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November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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