• American Shane Mosley confident he would beat UFC star Conor McGregor in a boxing match

    American Shane Mosley confident he would beat UFC star Conor McGregor in a boxing match

    Veteran Shane Mosley believes he would easily knock Conor McGregor out were they to meet in a boxing ring.

    The 45-year-old who is a former world champion was confident UFC star McGregor would stand no chance against him, but admitted he would never face him in the cage.

    McGregor obtained his boxing license last week sparking speculation he could be lining up a fight in the ring and after several boxers said they would destroy the Irishman, Mosley has become the latest […]

  • Conor McGregor claims he’d knock out Floyd Mayweather

    Conor McGregor claims he’d knock out Floyd Mayweather

    There has been so much hype surrounding a potential fight between Floyd Mayweather and Connor McGregor. The state of California has granted the mixed martial artist a boxing license which makes the super fight more likely to happen.

    Connor McGregor in his characteristic brashness says he’ll knockout Mayweather if they ever step into the ring together.

    He said:

    ‘If I took out all those different disciplines and focused with the work ethic that I have on the sport of boxing, there’s no telling […]

  • Conor McGregor explains exactly why he got a boxing license amid Floyd Mayweather fight rumours

    Conor McGregor explains exactly why he got a boxing license amid Floyd Mayweather fight rumours

    Conor McGregor has insisted it was Floyd Mayweather’s idea to start fight rumours and that the American has suddenly gone dark.

    The UFC star obtained his boxing license this week which fanned the ever growing flames that McGregor could face off against Mayweather in the near future.

    Mayweather’s team have already said McGregor would be slapped around by their fighter, but the Irishman explained this was all the boxing legend’s idea to begin with.

    ‘Originally what happened was Floyd called me up,’ McGregor […]

  • UFC chief Dana White reveals why Conor McGregor was stripped of his world title

    UFC chief Dana White reveals why Conor McGregor was stripped of his world title

    UFC president Dana White has revealed why Conor McGregor gave up his 145lb world championship belt.

    Controversial Irishman McGregor made history at UFC 205 when he defeated Eddie Alvarez in the second round to become the new UFC lightweight champion and the first simultaneous two-weight champion in the promotion’s history.

    White promised at the post-fight news conference that night that McGregor would be forced to make a decision which belt he wanted to keep and last Sunday it was announced he’d decided […]

  • Conor McGregor issued boxing license as talk of Floyd Mayweather bout rumbles on

    Conor McGregor issued boxing license as talk of Floyd Mayweather bout rumbles on

    Conor McGregor has been issued a boxing license in California as talk of a match between himself and Floyd Mayweather Jr. rumbles on.

    The Irishman was stripped of his featherweight title by the UFC after becoming the first man to hold belts at two different weights in the history of the sport.

    McGregor has yet to officially respond to that decision but he has been busy behind the scenes.

    The 28-year-old has been granted a license to box in California and could now […]

  • Conor McGregor forced to vacate UFC featherweight belt just two weeks after becoming two-weight champion

    Conor McGregor forced to vacate UFC featherweight belt just two weeks after becoming two-weight champion

    Conor McGregor lasted for just two weeks as the UFC’s first two-weight champion with the announcement that the Irishman has vacated his featherweight title.

    The outlandish MMA fighter won the lightweight title at UFC 205 by beating Eddie Alvarez to become the first two-weight champion in the history of the organisation.

    He added that belt to the featherweight title he won back in December 2015 by beating Jose Aldo at UFC 194.

    However, as expected, McGregor has been forced to vacate the featherweight […]

  • UFC star Conor McGregor wants $100 million to fight Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match

    UFC star Conor McGregor wants $100 million to fight Floyd Mayweather in a boxing match

    Conor McGregor has suggested Floyd Mayweather is afraid to face him in the octagon, but will accept a boxing match if he gets $100 million for the fight.

    The Irishman became a two-weight UFC champion in New York and has been linked with a possible move to boxing to take on the undefeated Mayweather.

    Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev both promise their right hand will do the talking in super fight

    Mayweather retired at 49 fights unbeaten, but McGregor has hinted the American […]

  • Conor McGregor knocks out Alvarez, makes UFC history

    Conor McGregor knocks out Alvarez, makes UFC history

    Featherweight champion Conor McGregor capped the UFC’s triumphant return to New York by knocking out Eddie Alvarez to claim the lightweight crown.

    McGregor become the first fighter in the history of the Ultimate Fighting Championship to hold two UFC belts simultaneously.

    The southpaw downed Alvarez three times in the opening round, leaving the champion stunned and on the back foot for the entire five minutes. And it didn’t get any better for the American from Philadelphia.

    The cocky Irishman played to the crowd […]

  • UFC champion Conor McGregor fined $150k after he tries to throw a chair at his rival’s head during press conference

    UFC champion Conor McGregor fined $150k after he tries to throw a chair at his rival’s head during press conference

    UFC fighter and defending champion of the Featherweight division, Conor McGregor had a heated exchange with rival Eddie Alvarez early Friday morning and has been fined $150k after he took rival, Eddie Alvarez’s belt and tried to throw a chair at Alvarez’ ahead of their mega UFC fight on Saturday in New York.

     

    McGregor arrived ten minutes late for the press conference which forced his rival Alvarez to taunt at McGregor’s fans in the press room.

    “I don’t even have an opponent, […]

  • Check out UFC champion Conor McGregor’s customized £280,000 Rolls-Royce (photos)

    Check out UFC champion Conor McGregor’s customized £280,000 Rolls-Royce (photos)

    UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor was photographed posing by his customized Rolls-Royce worth £280,000 ahead of his fight with Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 on Saturday in New York.

    The Rolls-Royce Ghost has 28 year old McGregor’s ‘Notorious’ nickname emblazoned on the

  • VIDEO: Arsenal striker Giroud challenges UFC champion McGregor

    VIDEO: Arsenal striker Giroud challenges UFC champion McGregor

    The Frenchman, who has playfully called the Irishman out, is well versed in throwing his weight around on the pitch but fighting the MMA star would be a different beast altogether.

    Despite never dipping his toe into MMA, Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has challenged UFC champion Conor McGregor to a showdown in the famous octagon. Talk about a baptism of fire.

    Giroud is well versed in throwing his weight around on the pitch, using his frame to make life awkward for opposing […]