Dana White gives update on McGregor-Diaz III

Talk of a series decider between McGregor and Diaz that would headline UFC 219, at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on December 30, is dismissed by White. White categorically denies the rumours of McGregor vs Diaz III being set by tweeting: Not true AT ALL. Not true AT ALL — Dana White (@danawhite) September […]

McGregor’s London Q&A cancelled

McGregor’s Q&A London event at O2 Arena’s Indigo on Saturday evening is cancelled. An Evening with Conor McGregor – Up Close and Personal was set to be attended by hundreds of the Irishman’s adoring fans, some of whom had paid close to £1,100 to have a meet and greet with him. Multiple sources confirm that the intimate Q&A, which […]

Noel Gallagher: Conor McGregor is ‘a dude’

Speaking on Absolute Radio Breakfast Show, Gallagher says he is a big fan of the Irish boxer. The trash talking is why I love him. He’s a dude, an absolute dude. He makes me cry laughing. Charisma will get you a long way. If you’re talented and you’ve got charisma then the world is your […]

Coach Kavanagh: McGregor ‘punched himself out’

Coach Kavanagh says McGregor’s biggest mistake was pushing too hard in the early stages of the fight against Mayweather, and succumbing to fatigue before being stopped in the tenth round. McGregor admitted that his inability to effectively manage his energy reserves played a big part in his loss. We had also been inefficient with our energy […]

Tony Ferguson: McGregor and Diaz are pussies for not fighting

  McGregor and Diaz have both been on Ferguson’s radar ever since his proposed interim lightweight title fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov fell through. Ferguson was offered a summer bout with Diaz, but Diaz pulled out of the proposed fight, leading Ferguson to call him a ‘bitch’. Ferguson is also upset that McGregor has not come […]

Conor McGregor to face Nate Diaz in return to UFC

The Sunday World reports McGregor is planning to fight Diaz, in the third round of a trilogy, tentatively scheduled for December 30, in Las Vegas. The Irishman has split the first two bouts against the American fighter, with Diaz winning the first by submission, and McGregor winning the second with a majority decision. It is […]

Coach Kavanagh wants McGregor back in MMA

After it was claimed that Canelo Alvarez’s representatives, Golden Boy Promotion’s, entered negations with Conor McGregor’s team shortly after his controversial middleweight title unification fight with Gennady Golovkin, John Kavanagh, McGregor’s coach, says that he doesn’t think it will happen:

Floyd Mayweather: I’m glad I didn’t knock McGregor unconscious

After Mayweather stopped McGregor in the 10th round of their superfight, McGregor says he thought the fight could have gone on longer. I thought it was close though and I thought it was a little early of a stoppage. I get like that when I’m tired. I get a little wobbly and flowy. But fuck, […]

Floyd Mayweather still hasn’t cashed McGregor or Pacquiao checks

Floyd Mayweather says he still hasn’t cashed I’m retired. i’m an old man. Your health is your wealth. I treated my body good and I worked extremely hard…I make some money in investments…It’s time for us to get a new gentleman’s club out here…I haven’t bought nothing. I still got that check and I still […]

‘Racist’ Paddy Power ad for Mayweather v McGregor superfight banned

After complaints from nine people, an advert for Paddy Power that urged punters to “always bet on black” before the Floyd Mayweather fight with Conor McGregor has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), who said it was likely to cause “serious offence”. Paddy Power claimed the ad was not intended to cause offence on the grounds […]

Rio Ferdinand announces boxing career switch

Following in the footsteps of Conor McGregor, Rio Ferdinand, the former Manchester United and England captain, is to attempt to become a professional boxer. When Betfair approached me about the Defender to Contender challenge, the chance to prove myself in a new sport was a real draw.  Boxing is an amazing sport for the mind […]

Sonnen: McGregor sells ‘confidence’

Sonnen says McGregor is selling something more than entertainment. People always miss what Conor’s selling. He’s selling trash-talk’ or ‘he’s selling entertainment.’ Well you’re close. I mean, there is some trash-talk there and he’s definitely entertaining. But if you could only use one word, he’s selling confidence. That is the number one thing. Anybody, any […]

Rogan: McGregor will box again

On his podcast, Rogan says that, despite being beaten by Floyd Mayweather, McGregor will continue to box professionally. I don’t think [Conor is done boxing]. Look, he went the very first fight against the greatest ever and he didn’t look too bad. If there’s a legit, big fight – say if Canelo Alvarez steps up and […]

McGregor to visit Glasgow to thank fans

McGregor will get paid £100,000 from one night in Scotland, for a meet-and-greet event with fans in Glasgow. Supporters will have to fork out up to £1,100 for the chance to get up close to the superstar at the city’s SEC Armadillo on September 29. But the real reason McGregor is visiting Glasgow, is because he was […]

A breakdown of McGregor-Mayweather ticket sales

A breakdown of ticket sales for the McGregor Mayweather fight is released by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The hottest ticket was priced at $5,000, but these seats, located at the top of the lower level seats at Las Vegas’ T-Mobile Arena, were deeply discounted, sinking to $1,500, close to fight night. Overall, the event was […]

Ferguson on possible McGregor-Diaz III: I will Stockton slap the s**t out of Nate

Should Ferguson win the interim lightweight belt at UFC 216 against Kevin Lee, he would expect to be first to face current UFC lightweight champion McGregor, whenever McGregor decides to return to MMA. But rumors, and McGregor’s coaching staff, suggest that McGregor will complete his trilogy with Diaz when he next defends his lightweight belt. Ferguson says the UFC […]

Mayweather first TV interview since McGregor fight

Mayweather appears for his first television appearance since the fight with McGregor, on Steve Harvey’s new talk show. Harvey asks if Mayweather and McGregor have spoken at all since the fight. No, we haven’t spoke since the fight. We had a beef and settled our beef. We had a beef. I feel like I was […]

Diaz coach: ‘McGregor’s not gonna have a chance’

As talk of a trilogy match between McGregor and Diaz hots up, Diaz’ coach Perez, believes McGregor will suffer his second UFC loss: If Nathan goes through training camp with no injuries, McGregor’s not gonna have a chance… I mean, they think McGregor can box, Nathan can box. Right now in the last two fights he fought […]

McGregor parties at friends’ wedding in Ibiza

McGregor parties at wedding of childhood friend Tom Devitt, in Ibiza, still sporting a black eye from the fight. He is accompanied by his mother, Margaret, and partner, Dee. McGregor congratulates his friends and looks forward to the party. View this post on Instagram Some buzz watching two childhood friends get married in Ibiza yesterday! […]

Malignaggi: I’ll fight McGregor for ‘free’

Malignaggi calls McGregor a ‘punk’ and says he’s capable of stopping the Irishman in the boxing ring. Conor gets stopped by me. If Conor doesn’t get stopped by me, I should get penalized at least a portion of my purse if I don’t stop this guy…I think once you get the hang of it, once you get […]

Video: McGregor apologises to White after Mayweather defeat

In a poignant scene from the final episode from All Access, McGregor is in the changing room post-fight, being consoled by his family and friends, when he apologises to White for his defeat. White refuses to accept: Sorry? Dude, I’m ecstatic! Conor McGregor says SORRY to Dana White after Mayweather LossWatch this video on YouTube

Cook: I stand with ‘Dreamers’

Apple CEO Cook tweets that he told Trump to keep the U.S. in the Paris climate deal and pushed Trump to show more compassion for immigration issues, including DACA.: 250 of my Apple coworkers are Dreamers. I stand with them. They deserve our respect as equals and a solution rooted in American values. 250 of my […]

Trump: ‘My hands are too big’

While visiting the NRG center in Houston, Trump talks about his hands: A good size, great, and slightly large, actually. My hands are too big! Donald Trump: My Hands Are Too BigWatch this video on YouTube

Stillitano: Trump could prevent US hosting 2026 World Cup

Stillitano tells delegates at Soccerex Global Convention in Manchester : Every day I wake up and I see our president has made a new tweet. The only thing that could possibly derail it is some crazy action on the part of our government but I can’t even imagine that. It’s ours to lose. I can’t […]

Legend on Trump: ‘He calls people liars because he is a liar’

Legend says Trump’s attacks on others are his own flaws projected onto others: I feel like it’s not super controversial. I think Trump is an embarrassment to the country. And his approval rating is terrible. John Legend slams Donald Trump – Tune In! Variety TV SummitWatch this video on YouTube

Trump to flood survivors: ‘Have a good time!’

While visiting flood survivors, Trump says: As tough as this was, it’s been a wonderful thing… I want to congratulate everybody that’s worked so hard. It’s been an incredible five days, six days. It seems like it’s been much longer than that, but actually it’s going so well that it’s going fast, in a certain […]

Trump: South Korea ‘appeasement’ talk will not work

Trump tweets after Pyoongyang’s nuclear test : South Korea is finding, as I have told them, that their talk of appeasement with North Korea will not work, they only understand one thing! South Korea is finding, as I have told them, that their talk of appeasement with North Korea will not work, they only understand […]

Trump ends DACA, with 6-month delay

President Trump decides to end the Obama-era program that grants work permits to undocumented immigrants who arrive in the country as children. Senior White House aide: Congress should’ve gotten its act together a lot longer ago. White House press secretary Sanders: A decision is not finalized. We will make an announcement on Tuesday.

Announces third pregnancy

Kensington Palace annnounces Kate Middleton is having a third child. As with her previous two pregnancies, the duchess is suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum, or severe morning sickness. The Queen and both families are said to be “delighted with the news”.

Sturgeon: Scotland must help ‘shape the future’

At an event at Spirit AeroSystems in Prestwick, Sturgeon talks about innovation. I want Scotland to be the inventor and producer of the innovations that shape the future – not just a consumer of them. [Scotland has immense economic potential, but warned that the country] must be more ambitious, with government, businesses and wider society working […]

Malignaggi: I’ll fight McGregor for ‘free’

Malignaggi calls McGregor a ‘punk’ and says he’s capable of stopping the Irishman in the boxing ring. Conor gets stopped by me. If Conor doesn’t get stopped by me, I should get penalized at least a portion of my purse if I don’t stop this guy…I think once you get the hang of it, once […]

Aldo: No moral victory in McGregor’s loss

Aldo speaks about the series of laugh-crying emojis he tweeted in the moments after McGregor lost to Mayweather. First of all, I didn’t even watch the fight. I was at a football game… I don’t know. I have people who take care of my social media… You know every athlete has people who handle their social […]

Coach Roddy: ‘I was heartbroken’

Coach Roddy appears on The Late Late Show, to talk about how difficult it was for McGregor and the whole team when the fight didn’t go their way. I was heartbroken. I don’t only work with Conor, Conor’s a good friend of mine. We’re training partners and sparring partners for many years, and then I […]

Malignaggi: McGregor ‘has no balls’

McGregor’s former sparring partner, Malignaggi, doesn’t think McGregor made a valiant effort against Mayweather. The guy has no balls. When you back him into a corner he’s a little pussycat. He quit. If you don’t throw a punch for over a minute, you quit buddy. You can explain it any way you want … you quit […]

Former ringside doctor: McGregor may have been hurt more than many think

Darragh O’Carrol, a former ringside doctor and emergency physician, gives his professional opinion on stopping the fight, Saturday night. McGregor claimed after the fight that he was more fatigued than hurt, but O’Carrol agreed with referee Robert Byrd’s decision to call an end to the fight at the moment he did. O’Carrol explained that Byrd likely […]