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How Conor McGregor is ruining the future of the UFC

In the never-ending tug of war between boxing and mixed martial arts, Conor McGregor is beginning to pull for the wrong side. The UFC superstar is finally looking to make his way back into the Octagon. Well, sorta.McGregor, the former concurrent UFC featherweight and lightweight champion, is looking for a rematch with Floyd Mayweather. But this time, on his mat. After a relatively...
Via The Sports Post
February 11, 2018  |  Discuss

Five reasons why UFC 211 will be the best card of the year

UFC 211 is finally upon us, and despite the lack of transcendent super-star talent on the docket, it may very well be the best card the UFC puts on display this year. Here are the five reasons why. Your Favorite Fighter’s Favorite Fighter(s) Are you looking for a new favorite fighter to watch? One who is vicious on her feet and is always looking for the finish? Then Joanna Jędrzejczyk...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
May 12, 2017  |  Discuss

Joe Rogan reveals how Conor McGregor could beat Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match

If Conor McGregor faces Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match later this year, the UFC lightweight champion would be a massive underdog the moment he stepped into the ring.Not only has McGregor never competed in a professional boxing match but he would be standing across the ring from arguably one of the top fighters in the history of the sport as Mayweather touts a perfect 49-0 record...
Via FOX Sports
March 13, 2017

Dana White reveals who he expects Conor McGregor to fight next

Dana White still isn't buying Conor McGregor fighting Floyd Mayweather later this year.The UFC president has long doubted the possibility that McGregor could meet Mayweather in a boxing match that would bring together the two biggest superstars in combat sports over the past decade.Now White is flat out saying that he not only doesn't believe the current UFC lightweight champion...
Via FOX Sports
February 27, 2017

Conor McGregor isn't backing down from financial demands for the UFC

Conor McGregor hopes to one day become the 'highest earning athlete' in the world and to get there he's going to need his employers at the UFC to hand him a much larger paycheck from now on.Following his title fight win over Eddie Alvarez last November, McGregor mentioned that he was looking to sit down with the new owners of the UFC from WME-IMG and talk about his future with the...
Via FOX Sports
February 21, 2017

Conor McGregor is wrong to charge for an interview

2016 was the year of Conor McGregor. Over the course of 12 months, he revolutionized the fight business. His spectacular knockout victory over José Aldo in 2015 earned him a title shot at lightweight in early 2016, but an injury to the then-champion Rafael dos Anjos triggered a series of events that would push McGregor’s stardom to the next level.Nate Diaz showed up to face McGregor...
Via The Sports Post
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Conor McGregor KOs Eddie Alvarez, puts on perfect performance

Conor McGregor became the first fighter in UFC history to hold two title belts (145 pounds, 155 pounds) after absolutely destroying Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 on Saturday night. McGregor barely even got hit, and fought a perfect fight to dispatch Alvarez, who wasn’t able to take Conor to the ground, not even once. In fact, it was the Irishman who got him on the ground at one point...
Via The Sports Daily
November 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor demands his second belt after win

Conor McGregor had a funny reaction to dropping Eddie Alvarez to win the UFC lightweight championship on Saturday night. Immediately after his second-round victory over Alvarez, McGregor, who entered the fight as the UFC featherweight champion, demanded his second belt because he had just knocked off the lightweight champ. The colorful Irish fighter demanded the second belt with...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Conor McGregor steals Eddie Alvarez’s belt at UFC 205 presser (VIDEO)

Conor McGregor knows how to put on a show, both in and out of the Octagon. And, much to the surprise of no one, that’s exactly what he did at the UFC 205 press conference on Thursday. McGregor arrived late to the presser, as usual, wearing a mink coat. He then walked over to Eddie Alvarez’s spot at the table and took his title belt. Enter @TheNotoriousMMA…#UFC205#UFCNYC https...
Via The Sports Daily
November 10, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Conor McGregor already talking smack at UFC 205 presser

UFC 205 is roughly six weeks away, but don’t tell that to Conor McGregor, who’s already ripping his opponent. McGregor is set to fight Eddie Alvarez, and he made sure to let the world know that his counterpart is “blessed” to have been given the opportunity to fight the Irishman. That’s not much of a surprise, given how cocky McGregor is. What was surprising, though, was Jeremy...
Via The Sports Daily
September 27, 2016  |  Discuss

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