1. Conor MMA's Biggest Rags-to-Riches Story Yet—He Just Needed Boxing to Do It

    "We're not here to take part— we're here to take over ." Those words—which Conor McGregor uttered after knocking out Diego Brandao in July 2014 — birthed ...

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  2. Mayweather vs. McGregor Undercard: 2 Title Fights Among Bouts Announced

    The undercard for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight has been announced. Jonathan Snowden of Bleacher Report shared the bouts: The festivities begin Saturday, Aug...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 13 days ago 70,704 reads 0 comments

  3. Jon Jones Couldn't Lift His Arm Days Before Daniel Cormier Fight, Says MMA Coach

    Jackson Wink MMA head coach Mike Winkeljohn said Thursday that Jon "Bones" Jones fought Daniel Cormier at UFC 214 despite suffering an arm injury in training. During an interview with Submission Radio (h/t FloCombat...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 13 days ago 113,758 reads 0 comments

  4. Paige VanZant Posts Graphic Instagram Photo of Bloody Gash on Foot

    UFC star Paige VanZant has given her social media followers an insight into the perils of everyday MMA , posting a graphic image of a foot injury on Instagram...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 14 days ago 272,318 reads 0 comments

  5. Mayweather vs. McGregor: Showtime 'All Access' Episode 3 TV Schedule, Preview

    The countdown is on, and we are starting to speed closer to the superfight between undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and UFC champion Conor McGregor , scheduled for August 26 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 14 days ago 8,586 reads 0 comments

  6. Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor Glove Requests to Be Voted on by NSAC

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor have reportedly submitted requests to the Nevada State Athletic Commission requesting to wear eight-ounce gloves for their Aug. 26 boxing match at T-Mobile Arena...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 14 days ago 7,432 reads 0 comments

  7. 5 Reasons Conor McGregor Maybe, Just Maybe, Can Defeat Floyd Mayweather

    Look, I know what you're thinking, and you're completely right. On paper, Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor is one of the most egregious mismatches in the history of combat sports...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 14 days ago 103,083 reads 0 comments

  8. Fighter Scores UFC Contract at Dana White's Contender Series with Flying Knee KO

    Mike Rodriguez forced Dana White 's hand on his Tuesday Night Contender Series by quickly ousting Jamelle Jones in just 2:15. Rodriguez leaped in with a flying left knee that connected and put Jones on the mat...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 15 days ago 11,233 reads 0 comments

  9. Floyd Mayweather Says He's Gotten Slower, Conor McGregor Has Advantage On Paper

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. usually talks about himself, but he spent Tuesday building up his upcoming opponent. In an interview with Stephen A. Smith of ESPN, the boxer explained why Conor McGregor has some advantages for the Aug...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 15 days ago 48,608 reads 0 comments

  10. Canelo Alvarez Says Fight with Conor McGregor Possible If Floyd Mayweather Loses

    Canelo Alvarez isn't closing the door on a potential boxing match with Conor McGregor, but it comes with the caveat that the UFC star has to beat Floyd Mayweather ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 days ago 44,822 reads 0 comments

  11. Vasyl Lomachenko Offers to Spar vs. Conor McGregor Before Floyd Mayweather Fight

    WBO Super Featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko has offered to spar with Conor McGregor, ahead of the UFC star's bout against Floyd Mayweather in Nevada on Saturday, August 26...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 15 days ago 32,151 reads 0 comments

  12. Andre Berto Says Conor McGregor Can Beat Floyd Mayweather with Mind Games

    American boxer Andre Berto believes Conor McGregor can defeat Floyd Mayweather Jr. when the pair clash on Aug. 26 in Las Vegas at the T-Mobile Arena...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 15 days ago 57,248 reads 0 comments

  13. Jon Jones Says Conor McGregor Inspired Him to Call Out Brock Lesnar

    Jon Jones has revealed his decision to call out Brock Lesnar after UFC 214 was inspired by Conor McGregor's decision to face off against Floyd Mayweather in the boxing ring. Speaking on the Jim and Sam Show (h/t Jed Meshew of MMAFighting...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 15 days ago 14,895 reads 0 comments

  14. Paulie Malignaggi Says He'd Beat Conor McGregor's 'Ass Like He Stole Something'

    Paulie Malignaggi said he wants to fight Conor McGregor in a real boxing match and promised he would beat the Irish UFC star's "ass like he stole something," per TMZ Sports ...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 15 days ago 14,529 reads 0 comments

  15. Floyd Will Win Boxing Match, but How About a 'Real' Fight Against McGregor?

    The sports world will probably end up having some fun at Conor McGregor's expense Aug. 26. If the betting odds, historical precedent and nearly every fight analyst alive are correct, McGregor's quest to box Floyd Mayweather Jr...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 15 days ago 53,046 reads 0 comments

  16. Paulie Malignaggi: Conor McGregor Had 'Dark Intentions' in Sparring Session

    Former boxing champion Paulie Malignaggi (36-8), now an announcer for Showtime, knew something was up the minute he walked into the UFC's new performance institute to square off for a second time with the promotion's lightweight champion...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 15 days ago 319,742 reads 0 comments

  17. Bob Arum Says Conor McGregor Doesn't Have a Chance to Beat Floyd Mayweather

    Bob Arum believes Conor McGregor has no chance of beating Floyd Mayweather when the two meet in Las Vegas on Saturday, August 26...

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  18. Paulie Malignaggi Calls 'Dirtbag' Conor McGregor 'Very Hittable' in Sparring

    Former two-weight world champion boxer Paulie Malignaggi has described Conor McGregor as " one of the biggest dirtbags I've ever met in my life" and that he was "very hittable" after the fifth round of one of their sparring sessions...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 16 days ago 27,183 reads 0 comments

  19. Jon Jones Says He Wants to Have 'Respectful Relationship' with Daniel Cormier

    Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier had one of the most intense UFC feuds in recent memory, but with their rivalry likely at an end, Jones is ready to bury the hatchet...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 31,788 reads 0 comments

  20. Chuck Liddell Says Chael Sonnen Fight Would Be an 'Easy Matchup'

    Chuck Liddell is already trash talking Chael Sonnen ahead of the rumored fight between the mixed martial arts stars...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 10,598 reads 0 comments

  21. Drug Dealer Says He Gave Conor McGregor 'A Few Slaps' in Street Fight

    Ultimate Fighting Championship superstar Conor McGregor received "a few slaps" in a street fight against a drug dealer while growing up in Dublin, the aggressor has revealed...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 16 days ago 98,539 reads 0 comments

  22. Dana White: 'I'm Burrowing Myself in Like A...Tick' Amid UFC Exit Speculation

    UFC president Dana White assured fans he isn't "going anywhere" amid speculation he may be leaving the company. "I'm not going anywhere, brother," White said Monday, per Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 15,780 reads 0 comments

  23. Jose Aldo Says Conor McGregor Has 'No Respect' After Paulie Malignaggi Incident

    Jose Aldo has called out Conor McGregor for a lack of respect after his split with training partner Paulie Malignaggi...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 17 days ago 19,034 reads 0 comments

  24. Before Mayweather-McGregor: History's Most Famous, Notorious Crossover Fights

    August 26's Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Conor McGregor bout has captured the world's attention in a way few fights have, but while it may feel like a once-in-a-lifetime matchup, "what ...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 17 days ago 22,083 reads 0 comments

  25. Did Rashad Evans' Career Just End in Mexico City?

    On a hot summer night in a land far from his home and way above sea level, a once-great champion lost to a divisional afterthought...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 17 days ago 249,044 reads 0 comments