UFC 189 Embedded Episode 4: Politics As Usual

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The UFC 189 World Tour continues with UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor. The two fighters are still in Las Vegas for the promotion of their fight and have a chance to meet with the mayor of the city. Also, Aldo buys some presents for his young daughter while McGregor visits the … Read more

MMA’s fiercest rivalries: You don’t want to get between these…

Everyone loves a rivalry. It’s what makes rivalries what they are no matter what the sport. Whether it be Tyson and Holyfield in the boxing ring or the Canadiens vs Bruins on the rink, things can get a little tasty. And in MMA it’s no different. In fact in recent years we’re seeing more and … Read more

McGregor says “Aldo uses PED’s”, Aldo says “Nuh-uh you do”

The UFC 189 World Championship Tour made land in Los Angeles and top contender Conor McGregor and UFC 145 pound champion Jose Aldo attacked each other with allegations of PED use. Conor McGregor wasted no time in trashing Brazilian culture: It seems to me like maybe it’s Brazilian culture – the women are on it, the men are on it; I … Read more

UFC 189 Embedded Episode 3: Custom Suits

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UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor continue their promotion for upcoming UFC 189 title fight in May. The two fighters are still in Las Vegas, trying on custom suits for their media appearances, talking to futuristic toilets, and a live shoot with both fighters. Check out the third UFC embedded episode below: … Read more

UFC 189 Embedded Episode 2: Aldo’s a pool shark, McGregor eats like a king

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The second episode of UFC 189 Embedded has been released and I can already tell the hype for this fight will become greater and greater as we get closer to the showdown. The challenger Conor McGregor can carry the show by himself, but a quiet and humble champion creates a great contrast between the two … Read more

UFC 189 Embedded Episode 1: Conor McGregor takes over Brazil

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The UFC 189 World Championship Tour has begun and UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor have already started laying the ground work for a heavily anticipated fight that will take place in July. McGregor and Aldo began the tour in Aldo’s home country of Brazil where McGregor visited a local pub and … Read more

Video: Intense words and staredowns between Rousey and Correia, Aldo and McGregor in Brazil

As part of the UFC’s World Tour Press Conference for UFC 189 Featherweight champion Jose Aldo and Irish slugger Conor McGregor came face-to-face for the first time this week in Brazil. McGregor goaded the champion saying, “I own this town. I own Rio de Janeiro. And for him to say he’s the king and I’m … Read more

Robbie Lawler vs. Rory MacDonald set for UFC 189

UFC officials have announced that UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler will look to defend his title against Rory MacDonald on July 11 at UFC 189. This fight will mark the second title fight on the card as Jose Aldo will look to defend his featherweight title against Conor McGregor in the co-main event. The event … Read more

UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver crushes FOX Sports 1 MMA records

Sunday was an historic night for the UFC on FOX Sports 1.  UFC FIGHT NIGHT ON FOX SPORTS 1: MCGREGOR vs. SIVER on Sunday, Jan. 18 scored 2,751,000 viewers according to Nielsen, making it the most-watched MMA event ever on FOX Sports 1 and the most-watched MMA event on ad-supported cable television since the UFC’s TUF Finale on … Read more

FOX Sports 1 LIVE UFC Fight Night Post-Fight Quotes – 1/18/15

The following quotes and video links are from tonight’s FOX SPORTS LIVE UFC FIGHT NIGHT: MCGREGOR VS. SIVER postfightcoverage on FOX SPORTS 1. The show was hosted by Jon Anik, with Daniel Cormier, Frankie Edgar and Gilbert Melendez as analysts. UFC on FOX analyst Frankie Edgar on Conor McGregor beating Dennis Siver: “Siver just broke my heart, but McGregor looked sharp. … Read more