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Coach Wants To See Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje On July 11

Striking coach Owen Roddy is down to see Conor McGregor collide with Justin Gaethje this summer. UFC president Dana White has expressed his desire to book McGregor against the winner of the UFC lightweight title bout between champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson. McGregor doesn't like the idea of waiting...

Coach: Whoever Motivates Conor McGregor The Most Will Fight Him Next

Striking coach Owen Roddy believes that Conor McGregor will fight whoever motivates him the most next. McGregor made a stellar return on Jan. 18. He took on Donald Cerrone in the main event of UFC 246. "Cowboy" was no match for the "Notorious" one. McGregor scored a first-round TKO victory...

Coach Says Conor McGregor’s Camp Is ‘Regimented’ Ahead Of UFC 246

Conor McGregor's striking coach senses a significant difference in the "Notorious" one's camp ahead of UFC 246 when compared to the one he had for UFC 229. McGregor is preparing for a Jan. 18 showdown with Donald Cerrone. The bout will headline UFC 246 inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las...

Owen Roddy Says He Will Corner Conor McGregor For Early 2020 Bout

It appears Owen Roddy has put rumors of coaches having tension with Conor McGregor to bed. Roddy is a head coach for SBG Charlestown and the owner of Owen Roddy MMA PT. He was once the striking coach for SBG Ireland, but he decided to shift gears amicably. Still, Roddy...

Striking Coach Owen Roddy Announces His Departure From SBG Ireland

Striking coach Owen Roddy is leaving SBG Ireland to focus on SBG Charlestown. Roddy has been a mainstay at SBG Ireland as a striking coach. Roddy has helped the likes of Conor McGregor and Gunnar Nelson prepare for bouts under the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) banner. While Roddy is still...

Owen Roddy Says Khabib’s Weight Cutting ‘Could be a Concern’ Ahead of Conor McGregor Bout

Conor McGregor's striking coach Owen Roddy believes Khabib Nurmagomedov's past weight cutting issues could raise a red flag. We are just six days away from what many are calling the biggest event in Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) history. Nurmagomedov will defend his UFC lightweight title against McGregor. UFC president Dana...

Quote: Khabib Nurmagomedov is Not Bulletproof

Khabib Nurmagomedov's skills are appreciated, but a coach doesn't see him as unbreakable. Nurmagomedov took on Al Iaquinta back in April. The bout was held inside the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title was on the line for "The Eagle." In the end, Nurmagomedov ended...

Owen Roddy Talks Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov

Conor McGregor's striking coach won't deny Khabib Nurmagomedov could be next. Nurmagomedov captured the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title back in April. He defeated Al Iaquinta via unanimous decision to claim UFC gold for the first time in his professional mixed martial arts career. Many have been calling for...

Owen Roddy On Khabib Nurmagomedov: I See Holes In His Game

Khabib Nurmagomedov has set the MMA world alight with his dominant and mauling style of fighting that leaves his opponents in a state of despair, but Conor McGregor's striking coach Owen Roddy believes that he sees holes in his game. Khabib Nurmagomedov is known for his ability to break his...

Owen Roddy: The UFC Is Really Missing Conor McGregor

Former UFC lightweight and featherweight champion Conor McGregor hasn't competed in the Octagon since the end of 2016, and his boxing coach Owen Roddy believes that this is affecting the UFC massively. Recently, Conor McGregor made headlines after he attacked a UFC fighter bus in search of Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor...

Coach: Conor McGregor Would Probably Finish Max Holloway in Rematch

Conor McGregor's striking coach believes that his fighter would stop Max Holloway if they fought a second time. Back in Aug. 2013, McGregor and Holloway were two young prospects looking to outdo the other. The "Notorious" one ended up nabbing a unanimous decision victory. Fast forward to March 2018 and...

Owen Roddy on Conor McGregor vs. Tony Ferguson: ‘I’d Like to See it’

Conor McGregor's striking coach is starting to see the appeal of a unification bout between his fighter and Tony Ferguson. Earlier this month, Ferguson took on Kevin Lee inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The headlining bout of UFC 216 was contested for the interim UFC lightweight title....

Owen Roddy Says McGregor Will Make Short Work of Ferguson

Conor McGregor's striking coach Owen Roddy believes his fighter will walk through Tony Ferguson. Ferguson captured the interim Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title at UFC 216. UFC President Dana White said a unification bout between Ferguson and McGregor "has to happen." During a recent appearance on Submission Radio, Roddy said...

Owen Roddy Admits Being Surprised That Mayweather Walked McGregor Down

Conor McGregor's boxing coach Owen Roddy says he wasn't prepared for Floyd Mayweather to walk his fighter down. On Aug. 26, McGregor and Mayweather competed in bout billed as the "Money Fight." The action took place inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mayweather won the bout via 10th...

Owen Roddy: Conor McGregor Proves People Wrong All The Time

Conor McGregor's striking coach Owen Roddy says his fighter keeps silencing the doubters. McGregor will take on Floyd Mayweather this Saturday night (Aug. 26) inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The "super fight" is set to air live on Showtime pay-per-view. McGregor will step inside a boxing ring...