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Conor McGregor Will Defend Title In Irish Stadium If He Defeats Jose Aldo

Dana White has revealed that Conor McGregor has been a stadium event in his home country for his first title defense if he’s able to overcome current featherweight champion Jose Aldo at UFC 194 in Las Vegas on December 12th. “If he beats Jose Aldo in Las Vegas in December, the next fight will be in Croke Park,” White stated on the NRL Footy Show during a media tour in Australia...
Via Fight Of The Night
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo calls out 'Irish sucker' Conor McGregor over drug tests

Conor McGregor fired off more than a few accusations towards UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo after a drug testing debacle went down in Brazil this past June, and now the long reigning king at 145 pounds is launching a counter attack ahead of their fight at UFC 194 in December. Aldo took a random drug test this week and posted a picture on Instagram while unloading on McGregor...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo Calls Out ‘Irish Sucker,’ ‘Punk’ Conor McGregor After Drug Test

Jose Aldo threw a social media haymaker. Aldo posted an Instagram photo Wednesday calling out Conor McGregor, whom he’ll fight at UFC 194. Aldo refers to the UFC interim featherweight champion as “Irish sucker” and “punk” in the antagonistic post, creating even more tension between the fighters in the lead-up to their Dec. 12 bout. Aldo’s photo reveals he was randomly...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Aldo-McGregor ‘GO BIG’ press-conference staredown (VIDEO)

Before UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo left early to catch a flight for his friends wedding, he had another face-to-face meeting with the man he’s been doing press with for a good 6 months now, “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. This time around, the two champions resorted to making cute little faces at one another after things got heated, as usual. Check out the latest staredown...
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September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor insults Jose Aldo, plans move to lightweight

Conor McGregor probably won’t give up on trash-talking Jose Aldo any time soon, but now, he’s borrowing phrases from one of UFC’s best athletes. The interim featherweight champion said during a media event in Los Angeles on Wednesday that his weight division was nothing before he got on the scene, and he used Ronda Rousey’s favorite insult against Aldo. “Before me, there...
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza vs. Yoel Romero Set For UFC 194

Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza (pictured) vs. Yoel Romero: Take Three. For the third time, it has been announced the middleweights will collide, this time at UFC 194.The UFC confirmed the matchup Monday following a report by Las Vegas Review-Journal.The Brazilians were initially slated to collide in February at UFC 184, but Souza came down with a bout of pneumonia. The shootout was rescheduled...
August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

The Real Story Behind the Jose Aldo Injury: A Tale of MMA Espionage, Sensei Seagull, SuperCalo and the Spinning 5 Point Kick of Death

This is my first foray into fan fiction. I just had to let the young teenage fan-boy in me out and this is the result. I should not be telling any of you this but I cannot stay quiet on this issue. Like most things involving controversy in MMA and ribs of any kind, Sensei Seagull is at the heart of this Aldo injury. There is no doubting that the injury is real, like any lie, the...
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July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo’s Reps Get Independent Doctor To Prove Ribs Are Fractured (Photos)

Jose Aldo is out to prove he had good reason to pull out of UFC 189. The reigning featherweight champion withdrew from his title fight against Conor McGregor on Tuesday after suffering fractured ribs while training. However, UFC released a statement prior to that claiming “several doctors … determined that the champion suffered a bone bruise to his rib and cartilage injury...
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo out of UFC 189, replaced by Chad Mendes

No way, Jose! Yes way, Mendes… On Tuesday, UFC president Dana Whit announced on ESPN’ “SportsCenter” that the rib injury reigning featherweight champion Jose Aldo (pictured) recently suffered in training will in fact force him out of his highly-anticipated UFC 189 showdown against Conor McGregor. McGregor will now face Chad Mendes for the vacant interim featherweight title...
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Jose Aldo has bruised not broken ribs; fight still on

Fear not, UFC fans: Jose Aldo will be in the Octagon against Conor McGregor at UFC 189. Reports surfaced earlier this week that Aldo had broken his ribs in a training session and subsequently would not be able to fight at UFC 189, which is scheduled to take place in approximately two weeks. UFC released a statement Wednesday, though, clarifying the report: “In light of recent...
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

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