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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2 days ago

Nate Diaz taunts Conor McGregor just days after UFC 202 ends

There was a lot of mutual respect shared between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor after their five-round battle came to a close at UFC 202 last Saturday night.Of course it didn't take long for the rivalry to heat back up again.Diaz took to Twitter on late Monday night to drop a message clearly aimed at McGregor after he celebrated his majority decision win over the former "Ultimate Fighter...
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3 days ago

Report: Dana White nixes third Conor McGregor-Nate Diaz fight

UFC president Dana White is shockingly not interested in a third bout between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, based on comments he made to TMZ Sports. “The war was fun and super successful but I’m movin’ on,” White said. Instead, he wants McGregor to either fight Jose Aldo or surrender his 145-pound title belt to the featherweight challenger, or he can drop down to 155...
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McGregor denies breaking foot in win over Diaz

Conor McGregor denied initial reports that he had broken his foot during his bout with Nate Diaz, confirming only that his shin was quite beaten up. Immediately after the fight, it was said that McGregor’s foot was broken, presumably a result of a number of leg kicks he delivered. However, when speaking to the media, McGregor said that his foot was fine - his shin was simply in...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Diaz upset with UFC 202 verdict, says McGregor ran from him

Saturday’s bout between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz at UFC 202 was one of the most tightly contested main events you’ll see. And while that made for thrilling theater, it also stirred up plenty of controversy. McGregor was awarded the victory by a hair in a slim 48-47, 47-47, 48-47 decision. He won by adopting a more controlled, calculated strategy, letting Diaz come to...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

UFC 202: McGregor vs. Diaz II Quick Hits

UFC 202 was one of the most anticipated UFC events in recent memory. The card was filled with fantastic match ups, and was headlined by a rematch between Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. After pulling off the stunning upset in their first meeting, Diaz was looking to shock the world once again. Here are a few quick thoughts in the aftermath of UFC 202. Is Cody...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor exacts revenge on Nate Diaz after five round war at UFC 202

LAS VEGAS — Conor McGregor needed five rounds and a ton of heart to gut out a majority decision over Nate Diaz in what may go down as one of the greatest main event fights of all time.The rematch between the two fierce rivals had been talked about non-stop for the past five months ever since Diaz submitted McGregor by second round rear naked choke back at UFC 196 in March.Almost...
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6 days ago

Conor McGregor prevails over Nate Diaz despite broken foot

Conor McGregor was determined to get back in the win column at UFC 202. Really determined. That should come as no surprise after he shockingly lost to Nate Diaz at UFC 196 via submission, but the lengths McGregor went to Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas were pretty incredible. “The Notorious” was limping as he walked away from the octagon following his majority-decision...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Win or lose, McGregor and Diaz are set for huge paydays at UFC 202

Conor McGregor doesn’t even have to beat Nate Diaz on Saturday night to earn the biggest fight purse in UFC history. He just has to show up. McGregor is set to take home a disclosed fight purse of $3 million at UFC 202, while Diaz trails at $2 million, according to information released by the Nevada Athletic Commission. To put those two purses into perspective, McGregor broke...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: McGregor-Diaz UFC 202 presser turns to chaos

There’s never a dull moment when Conor McGregor is around, especially when there’s a microphone in his hands. “The Notorious” showed up fashionably late to his UFC 202 press conference ahead of his big rematch Saturday with Nate Diaz, but he more than made up for it with his usual brash answers and a highly entertaining confrontation with Diaz. It all went to hell when...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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