Conor McGregor favored to win over Eddie Alvarez, Jose Aldo and Nate Diaz

Conor McGregor has a few options for his next fight, and it appears that he will be the favorite in all of them.Fresh off a five-round majority decision win over Nate Diaz at UFC 202, McGregor has been rumored for a few different matchups for his next bout with a couple championship opportunities as well.The UFC wants McGregor to fight Jose Aldo in his first featherweight title defense...
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Conor McGregor: Jose Aldo, Eddie Alvarez 'begging' to fight him

Conor McGregor isn’t sparing a single soul from his trash-talking. A day after shredding the WWE and its fighters into bits and pieces, The Notorious took aim at a few UFC fighters who he feels are “begging” for a chance to fight him on “The MMA Hour” on Monday. McGregor blasted featherweights Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar — who fought at UFC 200 for the interim belt...
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Conor McGregor explains why he beats Nate Diaz in the rematch at UFC 202

Conor McGregor never imagined when he stepped into the Octagon with Nate Diaz this past March that the end of the fight would effectively turn his attention from becoming a three-division champion to obsessing over a loss that he believes shouldn't have happened.Diaz submitted McGregor in less than 10 minutes when they met at UFC 196, but the loss didn't send the featherweight champion...
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9 days ago

Jose Aldo says 'spies' comment was a 'jab' at Conor McGregor

Jose Aldo set the MMA community ablaze earlier this week when he claimed he had spies in Frankie Edgar's training camp during the UFC 200 fight week."Of course, there was (a spy)," Aldo said to during a media day in Brazil. "Why wouldn't I kick? That's my own instinct! We always place a spy. We send someone to watch their training and tell us, so we know what they're training."But...
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July 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Frankie Edgar's camp responds to Jose Aldo's spy claim

Jose Aldo revealed Wednesday that he had a spy in Frankie Edgar's training room during the UFC 200 fight week, and that was one of the reasons he didn't throw many of his patented leg kicks in their fight.The claim caused some to wonder if Aldo had taken gamesmanship too far, but Frankie Edgar's striking coach Mark Henry has put the kibosh on that, telling MMAFighting's Ariel Helwani...
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July 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo Says Rematch With Conor McGregor ‘Highly Likely’ For UFC 205

Jose Aldo wants to unify the UFC featherweight title and he thinks he’ll get his shot to do so at UFC 205 in New York. The interim title belt holder met with a media scrum in Brazil on Thursday and said that the only way he’ll have a chance to have a rematch against Conor McGregor to reclaim the title is if the Irishman loses his UFC 202 welterweight bout against Nate Diaz ...
July 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo says he had spies in Frankie Edgar's training room at UFC 200

Following his win at UFC 200, Jose Aldo said he held back on throwing his patented vicious leg kicks because he knew his opponent, world-class wrestler Frankie Edgar, would be looking at his kicks as an opportunity to drag the fight to the ground. What initially appeared to be crafty game planning is now looking more like sneaky gamesmanship, as Aldo revealed to MMAFighting's Guilherme...
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July 20, 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

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

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