Cub Swanson targets title shot against Jose Aldo or Max Holloway in late 2017 or early 2018

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McGregor gives up UFC featherweight title

UFC announced on Saturday that world lightweight champion Conor McGregor has vacated his featherweight title and opted to keep the 155-pound title he won by defeating Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 on Nov. 12. Interim featherweight titleholder Jose Aldo has now been elevated to undisputed champion, and following these developments, the interim UFC featherweight title will be on the line...
November 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo admits he cried while watching movie about his life

Former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo's tough upbringing in Brazil is well documented.Aldo grew up in one of the country's worst favelas, and with dreams of becoming a professional mixed martial artist, the Manaus native cleaned the gym floors and bathrooms to earn his keep and pay for training. He eventually fought his way to the top of the featherweight food chain and is...
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June 14, 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

Jose Aldo Sends UFC Title Fight Ultimatum

Former featherweight champion Jose Aldo has informed the UFC in no uncertain terms that he won’t fight again unless it’s either for the title or a rematch with Conor McGregor. Aldo successfully defended his UFC 145lb title seven times over a four and a half year period, but was then KO’d in just 13 seconds […]
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January 28, 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

Jose Aldo Not A Sore Loser At UFC 194, After All

So, it seems sour grapes were not on the menu for Jose Aldo (pictured) after getting knocked out by Conor McGregor in 13 seconds at UFC 194. It appears Aldo can thank his crummy translator for the chorus of boos he received during his in-cage interview with UFC color commentator Joe Rogan. “Jose, how much, if any, of the fight can you remember?” Rogan asked. After Aldo answered...
December 14, 2015  |  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

Conor McGregor knocks out Jose Aldo in record time at UFC 194

Conor McGregor backed up his trash talk and defended his title by destroying Jose Aldo at UFC 194. The Irishman knocked Aldo out in 13 seconds and will retain his featherweight title belt. It was Aldo’s first loss in a decade, and many people—myself included—were stunned at how quickly the dominant fighter was dealt with, which speaks volumes about McGregor. Aldo came out...
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December 13, 2015  |  Discuss

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