Should he return to the UFC, a third showdown with rival Nate Diaz is likely the leading candidate. The pair has fought twice before, splitting the encounters. Diaz won the first fight when he stepped in on short notice and submitted McGregor for his only UFC loss in a thrilling affair. The rematch provided a different result, with McGregor outpointing Diaz over five rounds to win a majority decision. … [Read more...] about Mayweather Vs. McGregor Is Over: So, Now What?
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In March last year McGregor retired as reports surfaced he was under investigation for an alleged sexual assault. A separate allegation was reported later in the year, and in January McGregor responded in an interview with ESPN, saying: "Time will show all". … [Read more...] about UFC: ‘Thanks for the memories’: fight legend Conor McGregor announces retirement
White said: "Khabib said to me 'put my belt on me'. I said no, he said 'I don't care, I'm ready for this. If I have to be arrested, I have to be arrested but I want my belt around me'." … [Read more...] about Chaos erupts at UFC 229, as Khabib Nurmagomedov attacks Conor McGregor’s team
While his description conjured up images of an exotic setting with an octagon lapped by waves amid palm trees on an isolated beach, White instead was taking the UFC back to ultramodern Abu Dhabi. The UFC has staged past fight cards — most recently in September — on the leisure island in the United Arab Emirates. … [Read more...] about UFC to stage ‘Fight Island’ at popular tourist destination in Abu Dhabi
“A police officer ordered me to get on the ground,” Bennett wrote. “As I laid on the ground, complying with his commands to not move, he placed his gun near my head and warned me that if I moved he would ‘blow my fucking head off.’ Terrified and confused by what was taking place, a second Officer came over and forcefully jammed his knee into my back making it difficult for me to breathe. They then cinched the handcuffs on my wrists so tight that my fingers went numb.” … [Read more...] about Seahawks’ Michael Bennett on ‘Terrifying,’ ‘Unbearable’ Police Encounter