McGregor: Mayweather rematch will not happen

McGregor takes to Instagram to say that talks between him and Mayweather, to meet in an MMA rematch, have ended unsuccessfully, as Mayweather has decided to remain in retirement. I am happy for Floyd and his recent announcement that he is out of these current fight negotiations. It is the reason I never seeked the […]

Nurmagomedov: McGregor’s UFC career is over – ‘100%’ getting stripped

Nurmagomedov says the fact that McGregor hasn’t stepped inside the Octagon in over 15 months is proof that he won’t be fighting in MMA ever again. He says McGregor’s team is focused on a rematch with Floyd Mayweather … instead of a real fight against him or Tony Ferguson — who he’s facing at UFC 223 in April. Nurmagomedov also says his contract for the Ferguson fight […]

McGregor takes son to gym

McGregor takes Conor Jr to the gym to watch him workout. Conor Jr enjoyed a crawl around the practice mat. Then the nine-month old dozed off as dad posted a photo of the visit, with the caption: Ok, let’s go home now son.

Malignaggi: McGregor won’t risk an ‘a** whooping’ from me

Malignaggi continues the war of words which started after his acrimonious departure from McGregor’s Mayweather match training camp, and after a video clip from one of their training sessions was released. Malignaggi is keen to settle the score with McGregor but doesn’t believe he’ll get the chance. I don’t think McGregor is going to fight me, […]

Kavanagh: McGregor should fight Nurmagomedov or Ferguson before Diaz

Coach Kavanagh says that a trilogy fight with Diaz was appealing after UFC 202, but is losing appeal since McGregor has continued to elevate himself while Diaz has been sitting on the sidelines. Conor’s had an MMA fight and a boxing fight since and we haven’t seen Nate since. So I started changing and you […]

Bronze McGregor bust goes on sale

Noodies. a company based in the UK, releases a bronze bust of McGregor, prices at $4600 (£3300). The company is also selling a “resin reinforced plaster” version of the McGregor bust for about $325 (£230). We have produced an investment grade, bronze art object that glorifies a sportsman. We have protected it with a Radio Frequency Identification […]

Bisping: McGregor would ‘destroy’ Mayweather in 35 seconds in the UFC

On his podcast, Bisping says Mayweather would be beaten easily by McGregor in the Octagon. I honestly can’t see Floyd Mayweather fighting mixed martial arts and certainly [not] in the UFC. If he does fight in the UFC it’s going to be against Conor McGregor…Conor McGregor in an MMA fight will f****** destroy Floyd Mayweather […]

Malignaggi: McGregor would be stupid to risk another asswhooping

Speaking at the launch of Ultimate Boxxer – an entertainment company bidding revolutionise the fight game through eight-man, one-night elimination tournaments, Malignaggi says he will probably not get the chance to fight McGregor. I don’t think McGregor is going to fight me, to be honest. I can keep baiting him or what-not but he has the […]

Chuck Close ‘Asterisk’ protest

To protest allegations of sexual harassment by Close, Sulkowicz stands in front of artworks by Close, housed inside The Met and the 86th Street subway station, wearing underwear, high heels and asterisks covering her nipples. The black asterisks drawn across her face and body allude to a New York Times article titled “Chuck Close Is Accused […]

McGregor: Mayweather will ‘earn respect’ by fighting in MMA

McGregor says he would respect Mayweather for fighting in MMA. If he does do it, I know he’s flirting with it, I would have respect for him. I think it would get his earned respect then, if he was to step in [the Octagon]. He’s engaging, we’re engaging, so we’ll see…Of course, I’m seeing all […]

Honoured at Best of Ireland Gala

McGregor is honoured at the 7th annual Best Of Ireland Gala in New York City for his continuing charitable work with children’s hospitals in Ireland. McGregor attended the event with his partner Dee Devlin as well as his MMA coach John Kavanagh and his girlfriend Orlagh Hunter. The event is held every year into raise […]

McGregor ‘delighted’ for Rousey joining WWE

McGregor says he is delighted Rousey is joining WWE. I’m delighted for her, absolutely over the moon for her. She looked like she really enjoyed herself at the event, and I was very, very happy to see her. She’s a pioneer for the game, and she’s came through it all and faced big wins, and […]

In negotiations for next fight

McGregor says he is in negotiations for his next fight. I’m currently in negotiations to face my next opponent. We have many options. There’s the current interim lightweight champ. There’s an undefeated Dagestani and maybe a big Russian event. There’s obviously the Diaz trilogy. Of course the Mayweather fight is there. There’s many options, so […]