Zahabi, St-Pierre’s coach, says he wants cross-division super fights. I was really happy when there was a buzzing of Bisping or McGregor. I thought those two would be two epic fights. One, he would go a little lower, one he would go a little higher. But those are really, really intriguing fights. Of course, Tyron Woodley, he’s the […]
Roach says a boxing match between Mayweather and McGregor will actually happen. We’re in a different era now. It looks like it’s gonna happen. Everything is pointing in the right direction. I think Conor will have his hands full with a boxer like Floyd. But he’s sellable, he’s making some noise…According to Mayweather, yes [the fight is […]
At the Face Off in London with Aldo, McGregor taunts the Brazilian for not bringing his belt. You forgot your belt. You forgot your belt…It’s a mental sign. It’s ok, it’s a mental sign…. To reporters: He hasn’t wanted a hold of that belt for the whole trip. He wants it away from him. You haven’t wanted […]
The Mac Life releases a video of McGregor ‘working the boxing bag’ at a gym in Los Angeles, California.
White says St-Pierre may cut to 155-pounds on his comeback, which could potentially set up a weight match with Conor McGregor. It could be the winner between Tyron Woodley and Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson, or it could be Michael Bisping. Georges has also talked about fighting at 155 pounds. He says he can make the weight.
At BCMMA 18, Harding taunts Segas only to find himself on the receiving end of a head kick that knocks him out. GOD DAYUMMMM. Johan Segas KTFO's Joe Harding at BCMMA 18. When showboating goes wrong. Savage head kick. pic.twitter.com/pPkOPmdmOf — caposa (@Grabaka_Hitman) February 18, 2017
Lincoln City’s Power talks about growing up with McGregor in Crumlin. We used to knock around in the same circle of friends back home when we were growing up. He played Sunday League football where I did – actually he wasn’t a bad footballer, but he chose a different path. He made the right decision, he’s a […]
In Las Vegas, McGregor says he was actually complimenting Khloe Kardashian’s ass in his GQ interview. That was a compliment. They wrote that like it was a bad thing.
In Las Vegas, McGregor says Mayweather has been avoiding him. Floyd’s a bitch, and he’s petrified. I flew to Las Vegas and he didn’t show his face, I touched down in Las Vegas and he retired twice.
Dana White confirms St-Pierre has officially signed his new contract with the UFC. The news follows reports that St-Pierre and the promotion were in the process of finalizing a multi-fight contract which the terms of had already been agreed upon. Dana White just made it official to me: @GeorgesStPierre is back in the UFC. Signed deal. […]
Fat Joe says he is a big fan of UFC, and of McGregor. I’m a casual fan with the fights. You know, I go for the big one — so I go [for] my man McGregor. It’s like smoking drugs when I see this guy. It’s a fucking movie, bro. McGregor, he’s been the biggest […]
Atlas says that McGregor could have an advantage in not playing by the rules in a fight with Mayweather. If McGregor really can’t win the fight standing up, under (boxing) rules — and those would be the rules — then why would he take it? Because he would break the rules. He would come in there, […]
During the first round of a fight in India’s Super Fight League between Asha Roka and Hanna Kamp, Roka secures a tight guillotine choke that goes on for so long that Kamp appears to lose consciousness, yet the referee does not stop the fight. As the commentators panic, one of Kampf’s cornermen is forced to leap […]
In an interview with GQ, McGregor talks about how he will protect his child if fans asked for a selfie when they were together. I’m not trying to bring a kid into that. If someone comes near me when I have my kid in my hands, like the way they come near me now, looking for […]
McGregor posts to Twitter. 100 mill a knock fuck what you think pic.twitter.com/tXNQmLrnIL — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) February 17, 2017
Cowherd says McGregor is a far more interesting fighter than Mayweather. Conor McGregor is our Ali. Floyd Mayweather was undefeated, but he’s boring. He’s all about money. How many people do you know that wear dollar signs on their hats that are fascinating? Floyd Mayweather is not a fascinating personality. He’s not a fascinating self-promoter. […]
To complement its feature interview, GQ releases a video called The Softer Side of Conor McGregor, in which the fighter is asked a number of softer questions, such as,”When was the last time you cried?” Probably when I won my first UFC world title. It was the interim featherweight world title. I travelled all over the […]
Aldo says McGregor cannot fight Mayweather without the permission of the UFC. It will never happen. This will only happen if the UFC wants to. It could be against Mayweather or anyone else, if a fighter has a contract with the UFC, nobody can go over the UFC. He also says McGregor is not as well […]
McGregor praises Fertitta. I came up under Lorenzo Fertitta and the Fertitta regime. Nobody in the history of the fight game has come up as fast and as young as I have. I now, at 28 years of age, have my eyes firmly set on the ‘highest paid fighter’ and ‘highest earning athlete’ accolades. Understand […]
McGregor’s manager says the McGregor-Mayweather fight is becoming more real. It started with Floyd talking, right? And now it’s evolved to the UFC making offers. So it feels more real now than it ever has. That then makes it a very, very intriguing and interesting business opportunity, and athletic opportunity for Conor. So we’re excited. […]
Mike Fight Promo releases a video called Philosophies Of Fighting, featuring McGregor’s rise to the top of the sport. If you can see it here and you have the courage enough to speak it, it will happen.
McGregor posts a video working out in Las Vegas. Working out at my Las Vegas compound. pic.twitter.com/Eyp4ByS8bU — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) February 15, 2017
In an interview with GQ, McGregor talks about reactions to Trump’s presidency. People like to blame others. I think a person should just look at their own situation, look around them, find out what they wish to do, and seek and go and do that. And that’s it. I was in New York when all […]
In an interview with GQ, McGregor talks about Mayweather. You use the term ‘fighting’ differently, because he’s not been fighting for 40 years. He’s been boxing for 40 years. There’s a big difference between boxing and fighting. Boxing is limited fighting with a specific rule set. Fighting is true, where you can do anything.“Yeah, of […]
In an interview with GQ, McGregor talks about his fighting style. No one’s work is clean like my work. My shots are clean. My shots are precise. Look at Nate. Nate was 200 pounds. When I hit him down, it was exactly like if a sniper took aim at someone in between their eyeballs and let […]
Mayweather responds to McGregor’s throne image. pic.twitter.com/NPBMeem6HT — Floyd Mayweather (@FloydMayweather) February 15, 2017
Nevada State Athletic Commission Executive Director Bennett says he doesn’t anticipate any issues in regards to the sanctioning of the possible Mayweather-McGregor bout. That’s certainly a fight that we would approve and have in Vegas. Who wouldn’t want to regulate the two best fighters at 150 pounds in their respective unarmed combat fields? Mayweather’s a phenomenal […]
McGregor, along with his attorneys and manager, meets Bennett and Mantell of the Nevada State Athletic Commission in Las Vegas, to ask for a rehearing of punishment order for throwing a water bottle at UFC 202. McGregor has said that the punishment — a $75,000 fine, an anti-bullying public service announcement with a production value of $75,000, and 50 hours of community service […]
McGregor responds to Mayweather’s comment that his is ‘happily retired’. I am in Las Vegas. Floyd has retired on my arrival. pic.twitter.com/z9EcxBJaDr — Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) February 15, 2017
Hardy says Mayweather could not beat any UFC fighter outside of boxing rules. Mayweather doesn’t beat anybody in the top 50 in mixed martial arts, in any weight class. In a boxing match, Mayweather is probably the best technical boxer in the world, and I don’t see any boxer being able to hang with him under boxing […]
Anthony Marnell, the Nevada State Athletic Commission Chairman confirms that McGregor has been in talks with Mayweather: I’m confirming that real people are having real discussions. I’m also telling you my opinion as the Nevada Athletic Commission chairman that a lot of things need to get done in order to see something like this come together […]
Mayweather responds to rumours of a fight with McGregor. pic.twitter.com/aNrYcL8geG — Floyd Mayweather (@FloydMayweather) February 14, 2017
Helwani confirms that McGregor’s plan was to go to Vegas to meet with the Nevada Athletic Commission, then The Money Team (Mayweather’s promotion), and then with the UFC. McGregor's plan has been: meet with NAC to clear issue, then TMT, then UFC. That's what's going on now. Early stages of that plan. — Ariel Helwani […]
ESPN’s Smith says that Mayweather told him that “we’re getting very, very close” to a fight with McGregor. Smith said Mayweather believes the fight will happen, but Mayweather said nothing is guaranteed until a deal is done. Smith: [I see this fight happening]. Floyd was at the OKC Warriors game Saturday night. We spoke for a few minutes. […]
A UFC-commissioned study says UFC 205 brought in $57 million of benefits to New York city. In addition to ticket receipts totaling $17.7 million and big spending from domestic and international visitors, the McGregor-headlined card contributed a total of $37.4 million in economic output for NY, surpassing the promotion’s initial $32 million projection. Salaries and wages tied […]
The Sun reports that McGregor and Mayweather have reached a “multimillion dollar” deal. The paper reports that McGregor will finalise the agreement when he visits Las Vegas to film an anti-bullying video which is part of his settlement for the water-bottle throwing incident. SBG gym: Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather have agreed a deal to […]
The Irish twins say that following their time in the Celebrity Big Brother House they can really feel the love from Ireland – despite the Irish public not being allowed to vote for them during the show. We’re like Conor McGregor, we are representing the country and everyone is like come on Jedward. We want to inspire other people. […]
McGregor cancels his planned appearance at The Red Cow Moran Hotel on Feb 17. The hotel says McGregor will be in Las Vegas instead. All ticket holders will be refunded. The Red Cow Moran Hotel in association with Industry Entertainment regret to announce that the evening event with Conor McGregor scheduled for Friday 17th February has […]
Ibrahimovic, currently playing for Manchester United, says he’s had enough of McGregor and Mayweather. I’m sick of the drama between Mayweather and McGregor. It would be better for both of them to stop their antics and fight against me. Let’s see how it goes, but the two will go straight to the hospital!
A fan video is released on McGregor deciding to stay in the UFC, based on a scene from The Wolf of Wall Street. I’m not f-ckin’ leavin’
A fan releases a supercut of McGregor’s boxing moves. Conor McGregor's Boxing Ability Highlighted In One Incredible Video 👊👊👊👊👊👊👊👊👊👊👊👊pic.twitter.com/AvsRZq9Sjk — Conor McGregor News (@ConormcGregor5) February 11, 2017
White says that rather than racism,Woodley is his own enemy. The thing is with Tyron, first of all; he’s a smart guy. He’s a good looking kid. He’s explosive. He’s got knockout power; but he’s a bit of a drama queen. … When a fight is made — and Conor McGregor is a perfect example — […]
Fox Sports releases a video mocking McGregor’s boxing technique, in the form of an infomercial-style video for a fake ConorWorld boxing skills video. Discover the inoffensive boxing training skills that made Conor McGregor achieve sparring greatness.
Fresh off beating Cowboy Cerrone, Masvidal tells a fan that he is ready to take on McGregor. I'd take his head and leave his arms to "box" @FloydMayweather https://t.co/BrMlr1vM5N — Jorge Masvidal UFC (@GamebredFighter) February 10, 2017
Also vs Holloway will take place at UFC 212 on June 3 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Just taped 5ive Rounds with guest @danawhite. He told me Aldo vs. Holloway is a done deal … but couldn't remember the date. — Brett Okamoto (@bokamotoESPN) February 10, 2017
At a Q&A session at the National Restaurant in New York City. Nurmagomedov talks about his potential opponents, including McGregor. I don’t give a shit about Conor. I think only about the belt…“Let’s go. Make not only him humble but all of Ireland.
Mayweather Snr. responds to the video of McGregor sparring in boxing gloves. In would love to see [a match against my son], ‘cos I know Conor get knocked out…Who is he? His boxing skills is nothing. I’d beat his ass myself… I’m not impressed at all. If my son decided that he didn’t want to do it […]
At CG 2: Clash of the Giants, McGregor beats Sowinski by a KO in the second round.
Rogan says that there is a strong chance of a McGregor-Mayweather fight happening. Well I would say, if you looked at it in terms of a zero percent chance to a hundred percent chance, I think we’re in the 70’s. I think we’re in the 70’s or 80’s. I think there’s a significant legal hurdle […]
In his most recent podcast, Sonnen talks about the ongoing rift between the UFC and McGregor, noting the UFC’s power to make stars. When Randy Couture retired and Tito Ortiz got into his pissing match and stepped aside, they were left with absolutely no stars and they created one overnight called Andrei Arlovski…His skills were not great but he […]