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[ARCHIVES] Sonnen Not Buying Narrative On Khabib vs McGregor

Chael Sonnen isn't sold on a narrative that has been told many times ahead of UFC 229. Khabib Nurmagomedov will defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title against Conor McGregor this Saturday night (Oct. 6). The title bout will headline UFC 229 inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas,...

[ARCHIVES] Coach: Conor McGregor Does Not Hate Khabib

On this day three years ago... We are 10 days away fro what is being called the biggest fight in the history of the UFC when Conor McGregor challenges Khabib Nurmagomedov for the undisputed UFC lightweight championship. The match is also considered one of the biggest grudge matches in the history...

Khabib Reveals UFC 229 Meltdown Due To Disappointment In McGregor

Former UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has revealed why he chose to attack Conor McGregor's corner in the aftermath of the UFC 229 headliner. In the highest-selling UFC pay-per-view of all time, Khabib dominated his arch-rival in the main event, before sparking an unforgettable post-fight brawl. After forcing the division's...

Conor McGregor Ranks Among 2019’s 100 Highest-Paid Celebrities

Conor McGregor's anticipated return to the UFC remains unknown. However, it's become painfully obvious that 'The Notorious' would only need to come back for the sheer love of the fight game. He can often be seen promoting his booming Proper Twelve Irish Whiskey business online. He's done that more than...

Dana White: Conor McGregor Hasn’t Turned Down Any Fights

Former UFC champion Conor McGregor's MMA return continues to be one of the most discussed topics in the sport. McGregor has been out of action since his fourth-round submission loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov at last October's UFC 229. The pivotal main event was his first fight in the UFC...

Conor McGregor Goes In-Depth On Injury Before UFC 229

Conor McGregor has detailed an injury he suffered ahead of UFC 229. Back in Oct. 2018, McGregor challenged Khabib Nurmagomedov for the UFC lightweight title. McGregor was the 155-pound ruler, but was stripped of the gold due to inactivity. Nurmagomedov captured the title after defeating Al Iaquinta via unanimous decision...

Conor McGregor Gives His Account of the UFC 229 Post Fight Brawl

It’s been more than seven months since Conor McGregor stepped into the Octagon to do battle with Khabib Nurmagomedov but that simmering rivalry has never died down. A rematch between them almost seems like a certainty at some point down the road, especially after the post fight brawl that broke out just seconds after...

Conor McGregor’s Teammate Details What Sparked UFC 229 Brawl

Conor McGregor's teammate Dillon Danis explains how the UFC 229 post-main event brawl was sparked. McGregor challenged UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov back in Oct. 2018. The feud between the two got heated with "The Eagle" surrounding Artem Lobov with members from his team and McGregor attacking a fighter bus...

McGregor Teammate Dillon Danis Reacts To NSAC Suspension

Earlier today (Mon. February 25, 2019) Bellator star and Conor McGregor teammate Dillon Danis was handed his suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC). Danis taunted Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 in October, which sparked a post-fight brawl between both teams. Danis was given a seven-month suspension retroactive...

Conor McGregor’s Teammate Dillon Danis Suspended, Fined for UFC 229 Post Fight Brawl

Conor McGregor’s teammate and corner man Dillon Danis was suspended and fined for his role in the post fight brawl at UFC 229 last October. Danis was punished after he motioned to McGregor’s opponent Khabib Nurmagomedov to come at him after their fight had finished. Nurmagomedov leapt over the cage...

Daniel Cormier Reacts To Khabib Paying Teammates’ NSAC Fines

Khabib Nurmagomedov is standing by his teammates in the wake of their Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) suspensions. The UFC lightweight champ is expected to sit out-of-action until his teammates' NSAC suspensions are also up. The trio were involved in a post-fight brawl at UFC 229 this past October. Following...

Dana White Says Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Teammates Deserved Harsh Punishment for UFC 229 Brawl

When it comes to the punishments handed down for the UFC 229 post fight brawl, Dana White has a problem with the financial penalty imposed on Khabib Nurmagomedov but has no problem with the sanctions handed to his teammates. That’s the word from the UFC president, who addressed the fines...

Khabib Nurmagomedov Nearly Landed on Leonardo DiCaprio During UFC 229 Brawl

Khabib Nurmagomedov may have been aiming at Dillon Danis during the UFC 229 post fight brawl but he nearly gave Oscar winner Leonardo DiCaprio flashbacks of the time a bear mauled him in the film ‘The Revenant’. The entire situation unraveled just seconds after Nurmagomedov defeated Conor McGregor this past...

Dana White Disagrees with ‘Harsh’ Punishment Handed Down to Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov was forced to pay a $500,000 fine for his role in the infamous post fight brawl that he initiated following his win over Conor McGregor last October. Just seconds after Nurmagomedov secured a fourth round rear naked choke finish, he leapt over the cage to...

Khabib Reacts To NSAC Suspension & Fine

Earlier today (Tues. January 29, 2019) UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov was finally given his suspension and fine for his UFC 229 antics. Following his submission victory over Conor McGregor, Khabib jumped the Octagon and attacked McGregor cornerman Dillon Danis. This sparked a brawl between both teams, inside and...