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
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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
“I have many contenders in the mixed martial arts game,” he continues. “I have a trilogy bout with Nate Diaz that’s sitting there, I have options. … I love competing. I love a good fight. (Mayweather) was a damn good fight and that’s why you’re seeing me up here showing my heart. I enjoyed myself and that’s it. Long may it continue. I can’t tell you exactly what’s next, but know something will be next.” … [Read more...] about Mayweather Vs. McGregor Is Over: So, Now What?
He fought nine more times after that until retiring again in 2015 with a 49-0 record, titles in five weight divisions and the distinction of being the highest-grossing boxer in history in terms of pay-per-view buys. Then came the fight with McGregor in 2017, a 10th-round TKO in which Mayweather reportedly banked US$300 million. … [Read more...] about Floyd Mayweather’s retirement rollercoaster
The pay-per-view UFC 251 show is expected to be headlined by US welterweight Kamaru Usman's title defence against Brazil's Gilbert Burns. Australian featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski is slated for a rematch with former champ Max Holloway, and Jose Aldo is expected to fight Russia's Petr Yan for the vacant bantamweight belt. … [Read more...] about UFC to stage ‘Fight Island’ at popular tourist destination in Abu Dhabi