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McGregor Shares Why He’s Not Surprised UFC 257 Fight Isn’t For Title

Conor McGregor is not surprised that his fight with Dustin Poirier at UFC 257 will not be for the UFC lightweight championship. It didn’t take long after Khabib Nurmagomedov announced his retirement that people began assuming that the UFC 257 main event between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier would become...

Dustin Poirier Confirms Conor McGregor Has Donated To The Good Fight Foundation

Dustin Poirier has confirmed Conor McGregor has donated to his charity, the Good Fight Foundation. In the making of this fight, originally, McGregor and Poirier were arranging their own exhibition bout with the Irishman donating to Poirier's charity. However, the UFC ended up making the fight, but "The Diamond" revealed...

UFC 257 Weigh-in Results: Two Fights Canceled, New Fight Added

The UFC kicks off their 2021 pay-per-view season this Saturday night as Conor McGregor returns to rematch Dustin Poirier. McGregor is coming off a 40-second TKO win over Donald Cerrone in the main event of UFC 246. However, the Irishman was unable to get another fight lined up after...

Quote: ‘When Things Get A Little Tough For Conor McGregor, He Kind Of Gives Up’

Conor McGregor is set to return to the Octagon in the main event of UFC 257 against Dustin Poirier and coach, Din Thomas had some criticism regarding the Irishman. McGregor is the former featherweight and lightweight champion, however, Thomas says he still doesn't know how good the Irishman is. He...

Conor McGregor Claims UFC 257 Fight Week Lawsuit Is ‘Old News’

Conor McGregor isn't worried about the lawsuit that was filed against him during this UFC 257 fight week. On Saturday night, McGregor is set to return to the Octagon against Dustin Poirier in a very intriguing bout. In the lead-up to the fight, the Irish Independent first reported a woman and her...

Conor McGregor Addresses Khabib’s Stipulation For UFC 257 Fighters

Conor McGregor has shared his thoughts on Khabib’s “stipulation” for a return. Following the meeting between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Dana White last week, Dana White revealed the outcome: Khabib would return if someone from the lightweight division motivates him to return through their performances. White targeted the stipulation mostly at...

UFC Rankings Report: McGregor’s Ranking Changes On The Week Of Fight

The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC on ABC: Holloway vs. Kattar (UFC Fight Island 7)! Check out all the changes below! Men’s Pound for Pound: Robert Whittaker moves one spot ahead of Conor McGregor, with Whittaker moving up to #12 and McGregor falling one spot to #13. Women’s Pound...

Conor McGregor: “I’ll Probably Never Retire From The Game”

You can expect to continue seeing Conor McGregor competing for the indefinite future according to the Irish Superstar. It’s fair to say that Conor McGregor may very well have retired and unretired more than any other mixed martial artist in the history of the sport. His “retirements” always make headlines...

McGregor: I Am Still Lightweight Champion & Khabib Should Be Stripped

Conor McGregor claims he is still the UFC lightweight champion of the world. This Saturday, Conor McGregor will be headlining the UFC 257 pay per view opposite Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier. That fight sells itself and no additional stakes are needed, but McGregor believes that the fight should be for...

Conor McGregor Vows To Replicate FW Run At LW, Incl. Diaz Trilogy

Conor McGregor's high motivation is targeted at one division and one division only this time around: the lightweight division. When Conor McGregor gets ambitious, it usually has to do with conquering multiple divisions. This time, his eyes are locked and loaded squarely at lightweight. This stint will kick off Saturday...

Conor McGregor and Dana White Miles Apart On Pacquiao Fight

Conor McGregor and Dana White are not in agreement on whether the Irishman will be boxing Pacquiao this year, if ever. Before Conor McGregor agreed to fight Dustin Poirier at UFC 257, his sights were originally set on a boxing match with Manny Pacquiao. And even when he agreed to...

Dana White Believes Poirier-McGregor 2 Will Be A ‘War’

UFC president, Dana White, is expecting a back-and-forth fight between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor. In the main event of UFC 257 on January 23, Poirier and McGregor are set to have their rematch six and a half years in the making. It's a very intriguing matchup, and the Irishman...

Conor McGregor ‘Not Surprised’ Khabib Would ‘Scurry Away’ Into Retirement

Conor McGregor admits he is not surprised Khabib Nurmagomedov retired. McGregor and Nurmagomedov have a massive rivalry and the two fought at UFC 229 with Nurmagomedov winning by submission. Since the fight, McGregor has called for a rematch, but it appears that won't be the case as the champ has...

Dustin Poirier Gets Profound When Sharing Gameplan Against McGregor

Dustin Poirier does not have your typical, run-of-the-mill game plan for his fight against Conor McGregor at UFC 257. One thing Dustin Poirier has become known for in his mixed martial arts career is all the wars he has been in. We’ve learned that Poirier can dish it out as...

Daniel Cormier Believes Chandler-Hooker Winner Needs To Call Out Conor McGregor

Daniel Cormier has shared some advice to Michael Chandler and Dan Hooker. In the co-main event of UFC 257, Chandler is set to make his UFC debut against Dan Hooker. It is a very intriguing matchup, but for "DC" he believes both men need to take note of what Khabib...