1. Conor McGregor Rules: 10 Outrageous Quotes and Moments from 2016

    Conor McGregor became the undisputed face of the UFC in 2016 for reasons that go beyond his fighting skills...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 6 months ago 54,127 reads 22 comments

  2. Will New Lightweight Champ Conor McGregor Avoid His No. 1 Contender?

    Inside the MMA bubble, UFC 205 was a breakout moment for Khabib Nurmagomedov . A savage victory over Michael Johnson during Saturday's preliminaries reaffirmed the 28-year-old Russian grappler as a darling among hardcore fans...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 45,942 reads 188 comments

  3. Gegard Mousasi vs. Uriah Hall 2: A Head-to-Toe Breakdown

    Gegard Mousasi (40-6-2) and Uriah Hall (13-7) meet at UFC Fight Night 99 this weekend in a five-round main event, but it's not the first time the two have faced off...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 months ago 7,382 reads 25 comments

  4. UFC 205 Results: Matches to Make for the Winners and Losers

    UFC 205 delivered. Madison Square Garden finally played host to the UFC, and history was made. The sport's biggest star, Conor McGregor, put on a show in the main event to walk away as the new lightweight king...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 months ago 14,033 reads 44 comments

  5. Conor McGregor Crops Fan Out of Instagram Photo, Fan Returns the Favor

    When a celebrity reposts a fan's photo, it becomes an unbelievable moment in that person's life. That certainly holds true for a Conor McGregor fan named Erin Safran—although for an odd reason...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 6 months ago 680,970 reads 50 comments

  6. Conor McGregor's UFC Ownership Demand Is Outrageous—And Entirely Justified

    Company man or union man? The way Conor McGregor makes it sound, he might be a bit of both. The only fighter in UFC history to reign as champion of two weight divisions at ...

    Josh Gross Written by Josh Gross about 6 months ago 48,013 reads 121 comments

  7. Conor McGregor's True Greatness Is Understanding History Even as He Makes It

    Conor McGregor ended 2016 the same way he started it: by asking someone to bring him his damn belt. McGregor had just dispatched Eddie Alvarez with shocking ease in the main event of Saturday's UFC 205...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 6 months ago 58,673 reads 127 comments

  8. Conor McGregor Reaches Greatness as UFC's 1st Reigning Two-Division Champ

    For as long as Conor McGregor has made noise—which is to say, as long as he’s been in the UFC—he has drawn critics...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 6 months ago 202,101 reads 130 comments

  9. Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz Results: UFC 205 Winner, Reaction

    Joanna Jedrzejczyk can't be stopped. Following three consecutive strawweight title defenses, the 29-year-old defeated Polish compatriot Karolina Kowalkiewicz by unanimous ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 6,461 reads 10 comments

  10. Chris Weidman vs. Yoel Romero Results: Winner and Reaction from UFC 205

    Well it looks as though we have ourselves a top contender for the middleweight title. With Luke Rockhold hurt and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza in some weird, paid-to-cut-weight-but-not-actually-fighting-this-weekend ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 6 months ago 20,979 reads 42 comments

  11. UFC 205: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

    Conor McGregor made history just as he said he would. And he made it look incredibly easy. McGregor torched Eddie Alvarez. He dropped him three times in the first round and finished him in the second...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 6 months ago 315,324 reads 503 comments

  12. Eddie Alvarez vs. Conor McGregor: Keys to Victory for Fighters at UFC 205

    For all the hype behind the UFC 205 main event, it's easy to lose sight of the fact that the matchup between Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor is a fascinating tactical matchup...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 6 months ago 1,173 reads 0 comments

  13. Alvarez vs. McGregor: Weigh-In Info, Top Comments Before UFC 205

    On Saturday, controversial and charismatic MMA star Conor McGregor will battle Eddie Alvarez for the UFC Lightweight Championship. The match, which is headlining UFC 205, is intriguing for a number of reasons...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 6 months ago 606 reads 0 comments

  14. UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    The UFC went all out on making the organization's New York debut a memorable one. Now fans get to reap the benefits. The word "stacked" gets thrown around a lot to describe a UFC card, but this one truly lives up to the adjective...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 6 months ago 10,800 reads 17 comments

  15. UFC 205: Joanna Jedrzejczyk Is the Substance to Ronda Rousey's Style

    If you didn’t know anything about MMA and you heard about a ferocious women’s champion, whom would you imagine? If you heard about a savage no one could beat, who had built ...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 6 months ago 7,856 reads 22 comments

  16. Conor McGregor Calls Tyron Woodley 'Bitch' on Twitter After Weigh-In Staredown

    UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor and welterweight champion Tyron Woodley got into a Twitter confrontation after a staredown at the UFC 205 weigh-in Friday morning...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 7 months ago 130,116 reads 109 comments

  17. Conor McGregor Has Everything to Gain and Much to Lose at UFC 205

    Conor McGregor arrived in The City with a pointed swagger that was both arrogantly self-congratulatory and ruthlessly dismissive of the rest of his colleagues filling out what is objectively an excellent card...

    Mike Chiappetta Written by Mike Chiappetta about 7 months ago 24,899 reads 12 comments

  18. The Question: Are Star-Studded Events Like UFC 205 MMA's New Normal?

    After an uncharacteristic three-week break and a well-regarded but low-profile cable TV event last week, the UFC begins its madcap push toward the new year in style this weekend. Actually, that qualifies as a significant understatement...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 6,536 reads 12 comments

  19. UFC 205 Weigh-in Results: Champions on Weight, Gastelum-Cerrone Cancelled

    The hopes that the UFC 205 weigh-ins would go off without a hitch were quickly blown away on Friday morning. Luckily for fight fans, all three title fights are official. Conor McGregor (154...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 7 months ago 5,702 reads 4 comments

  20. Nothing Ventured: A Look at UFC 205's Most Compelling Fight Odds

    The age-old saying of nothing ventured, nothing gained has its place in the MMA world. T he unpredictable nature of the sport leaves open windows for those looking to take a risk...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 7 months ago 412 reads 0 comments

  21. Alvarez vs. McGregor: UFC 205 Odds, Predictions and Pre-Fight Twitter Hype

    If Thursday afternoon's press conference was any indication of what UFC 205 will look like on Saturday, we're in for one hell of a showdown...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 7 months ago 1,127 reads 0 comments

  22. The Complete Guide to UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor

    The UFC touches down in New York for the first time Saturday with one of the best lineups in its long history at UFC 205. Madison Square Garden will play host to three title fights, including the biggest draw in the history of the sport...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 7 months ago 28,332 reads 58 comments

  23. UFC Welterweight Contender Stephen Thompson Breaks Down His Unique Game

    Stephen Thompson has cut a swathe through the UFC's welterweight division on his way to a title shot against champion Tyron Woodley at UFC 205 on November 12...

    Patrick  Wyman Written by Patrick Wyman about 7 months ago 9,612 reads 12 comments

  24. At UFC 205, MMA's Long Road to Legalization in New York Ends with a Bang

    The last time the UFC put on a show in New York, Ken Shamrock fought Oleg Taktarov to a 33-minute draw in the evening's "superfight championship" main event...

    Chad Dundas Written by Chad Dundas about 7 months ago 11,863 reads 14 comments

  25. Alvarez vs. McGregor: Career Stats, Highlights for Both Before UFC 205

    Conor McGregor has the opportunity to send his already notorious legacy into orbit on Saturday, November 12, when he takes on Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 7 months ago 650 reads 0 comments