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#Conor McGregor

# conor-mcgregor - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

'He begged me, 'Please don't kill me', and he talks about a rematch?' - No McGregor sequel, says Khabib
# Cold Water
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# Cold Water

'He begged me, 'Please don't kill me', and he talks about a rematch?' - No McGregor sequel, says Khabib

Jun 12th 2019, 8:59 PM 22,495 Views 20 Comments

The UFC lightweight champion said that in the last three years, McGregor has won only once – in an amateur boxing match.

# conor-mcgregor - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

'I'm interested in winners' - Diaz dismisses prospect of McGregor trilogy
# Rubber Match
From The42
# Rubber Match

'I'm interested in winners' - Diaz dismisses prospect of McGregor trilogy

Jun 4th 2019, 3:23 PM 9,092 Views 5 Comments

The 34-year-old UFC star is due to return from a three-year lay-off to face Anthony Pettis in August.

# conor-mcgregor - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Cerrone takes convincing win over Al Iaquinta, calls on McGregor to fight in July
# Cowboy
From The42
# Cowboy

Cerrone takes convincing win over Al Iaquinta, calls on McGregor to fight in July

May 5th 2019, 10:54 AM 10,250 Views 6 Comments

The 36-year-old won on a unanimous points decision.

# conor-mcgregor - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Conor McGregor is 'paying for his mistakes' says longtime coach
# John Kavanagh
# John Kavanagh

Conor McGregor is 'paying for his mistakes' says longtime coach

Apr 13th 2019, 1:30 PM 118,363 Views 0 Comments

John Kavanagh said he does not condone the mistakes made by the former UFC champion.

# conor-mcgregor - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Conor McGregor pleads not guilty after Miami arrest
# Florida
# Florida

Conor McGregor pleads not guilty after Miami arrest

Apr 10th 2019, 10:40 PM 42,817 Views 0 Comments

McGregor was not present at today’s hearing.

# conor-mcgregor - Thursday 4 April, 2019

UFC boss warns Khabib and McGregor over 'unacceptable' social media spat
# Reprimand
From The42
# Reprimand

UFC boss warns Khabib and McGregor over 'unacceptable' social media spat

Apr 4th 2019, 12:45 PM 12,908 Views 12 Comments

The pair have traded insults during an online feud that Dana White has said will not be tolerated.

# conor-mcgregor - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

'He's been so fun to watch' - Dana White pays tribute to 'retiring' McGregor
# Second Going
From The42
# Second Going

'He's been so fun to watch' - Dana White pays tribute to 'retiring' McGregor

Mar 26th 2019, 8:58 AM 11,599 Views 22 Comments

Who’s buying this?

Conor McGregor announces his retirement from MMA
# Notorious
# Notorious

Conor McGregor announces his retirement from MMA

Mar 26th 2019, 6:41 AM 75,644 Views 0 Comments

“Proper Pina Coladas on me fellas,” the UFC star tweeted early this morning.

# conor-mcgregor - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Taoiseach says he doesn't want to be associated with actions of Conor McGregor
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Taoiseach says he doesn't want to be associated with actions of Conor McGregor

Mar 23rd 2019, 12:49 PM 84,442 Views 100 Comments

This time last week, Varadkar was somewhat overshadowed at the Chicago St Patrick’s Day parade.

# conor-mcgregor - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

'I didn't give Khabib his respect, I marched forward and got caught,' says McGregor
# UFC
From The42
# UFC

'I didn't give Khabib his respect, I marched forward and got caught,' says McGregor

Mar 20th 2019, 4:45 PM 20,818 Views 15 Comments

The Dubliner said because he had reached such an elite level of fighting, he was lacking motivation at UFC 229.

# conor-mcgregor - Saturday 16 March, 2019

An unexpected guest and a luminous river: Leo ends St Patrick's trip not being centre of attention
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

An unexpected guest and a luminous river: Leo ends St Patrick's trip not being centre of attention

Mar 16th 2019, 11:30 PM 56,695 Views 0 Comments

Varadkar finished off the final leg of his US trip walking in the Chicago parade and taking a boat trip down the river.

# conor-mcgregor - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

McGregor charged with 'strong arm robbery and criminal mischief' after alleged altercation with fan
# Miami
# Miami

McGregor charged with 'strong arm robbery and criminal mischief' after alleged altercation with fan

Mar 12th 2019, 7:18 AM 49,831 Views 0 Comments

Miami Police said McGregor slapped a phone out of the man’s hand and then stomped on it several times.

# conor-mcgregor - Monday 25 February, 2019

McGregor's teammate Danis hit with seven-month suspension over UFC 229 brawl
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

McGregor's teammate Danis hit with seven-month suspension over UFC 229 brawl

Feb 25th 2019, 7:51 PM 8,307 Views 10 Comments

The Bellator fighter has also been fined $7,500 over the incident.

# conor-mcgregor - Monday 4 February, 2019

'I think the story is going to be different': Aldo keen on McGregor rematch following victory in Brazil
# Run It Back
From The42
# Run It Back

'I think the story is going to be different': Aldo keen on McGregor rematch following victory in Brazil

Feb 4th 2019, 3:45 PM 7,970 Views 6 Comments

The Irishman knocked out the featherweight kingpin in 2015, ending his 10-year unbeaten run.

# conor-mcgregor - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

McGregor gets six-month suspension and $50,000 fine over UFC 229 fracas
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

McGregor gets six-month suspension and $50,000 fine over UFC 229 fracas

Jan 29th 2019, 5:48 PM 30,670 Views 45 Comments

Nurmagomedov has been hit with a nine-month ban and a fine of $500,000 in relation to October’s incident.

# conor-mcgregor - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

UFC boss expects Nurmagomedov and McGregor to fight again this year
# Rematch
From The42
# Rematch

UFC boss expects Nurmagomedov and McGregor to fight again this year

Jan 1st 2019, 7:28 PM 15,624 Views 21 Comments

The pair clashed in Las Vegas last October, when Nurmagomedov managed a fourth-round submission victory.

# conor-mcgregor - Monday 10 December, 2018

'Feed me, they can all get it' - Holloway keen on McGregor and Khabib bouts
# Holloway Road
From The42
# Holloway Road

'Feed me, they can all get it' - Holloway keen on McGregor and Khabib bouts

Dec 10th 2018, 2:24 PM 4,326 Views 4 Comments

The featherweight champion continued his impressive winning streak in Toronto on Saturday night.

# conor-mcgregor - Monday 3 December, 2018

UFC boss hints at Poirier rematch for McGregor's next bout
# Run It Back
From The42
# Run It Back

UFC boss hints at Poirier rematch for McGregor's next bout

Dec 3rd 2018, 10:18 AM 9,325 Views 0 Comments

The pair met in a featherweight bout in September 2014, with McGregor winning via first-round stoppage.

# conor-mcgregor - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Conor McGregor given six-month driving ban for speeding
# Banned
# Banned

Conor McGregor given six-month driving ban for speeding

Nov 28th 2018, 3:30 PM 56,648 Views 89 Comments

McGregor was handed the ban today in Naas.

# conor-mcgregor - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

The man with the most wins in UFC history says he's 'waiting' on McGregor
# Cowboys Ted!
From The42
# Cowboys Ted!

The man with the most wins in UFC history says he's 'waiting' on McGregor

Nov 14th 2018, 1:35 PM 11,761 Views 8 Comments

Donald Cerrone has seemingly got his sights set on Conor McGregor after his record-setting win on Saturday.

# conor-mcgregor - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

NSAC to release half of Khabib's UFC 229 purse but suspend him and McGregor indefinitely
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

NSAC to release half of Khabib's UFC 229 purse but suspend him and McGregor indefinitely

Oct 24th 2018, 8:15 PM 13,363 Views 17 Comments

Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor will remain suspended by Nevada pending further investigation.

Lobov determined to exact revenge on Tukhugov over cheap shot on McGregor
# Russian Rivalry
From The42
# Russian Rivalry

Lobov determined to exact revenge on Tukhugov over cheap shot on McGregor

Oct 24th 2018, 3:46 PM 10,482 Views 6 Comments

Artem Lobov faces Michael Johnson this weekend but he hasn’t forgotten about Zubaira Tukhugov.

# conor-mcgregor - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

McGregor releases statement on 'fair and square' defeat to Nurmagomedov
# Lessons
From The42
# Lessons

McGregor releases statement on 'fair and square' defeat to Nurmagomedov

Oct 23rd 2018, 7:08 AM 51,137 Views 87 Comments

The 30-year-old Dubliner was comprehensively beaten by the UFC lightweight champion on 6 October.

# conor-mcgregor - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Mayweather accepts Khabib's challenge: 'We're fighting'
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Mayweather accepts Khabib's challenge: 'We're fighting'

Oct 18th 2018, 12:05 AM 14,693 Views 14 Comments

Khabib Nurmagomedov has challenged Floyd Mayweather Jr. to a fight and the retired boxing star says he wants the bout.

# conor-mcgregor - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

'We worked it out' - UFC chief plays down Khabib's quit threat
# Russian Roulette
From The42
# Russian Roulette

'We worked it out' - UFC chief plays down Khabib's quit threat

Oct 17th 2018, 3:00 PM 5,470 Views 4 Comments

The champion vowed to leave the UFC if the Las Vegas brawl had consequences for his team-mates.

# conor-mcgregor - Monday 15 October, 2018

Get the chequebook out! Floyd Mayweather talks up potential Khabib clash
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Get the chequebook out! Floyd Mayweather talks up potential Khabib clash

Oct 15th 2018, 8:16 PM 14,489 Views 9 Comments

Khabib Nurmagomedov called out Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Saturday night and it did not take the American long to respond.

Conor McGregor throws pass for Cowboys before big Dallas win
# America's Team
From The42
# America's Team

Conor McGregor throws pass for Cowboys before big Dallas win

Oct 15th 2018, 7:41 AM 16,804 Views 20 Comments

The UFC star was a guest of the NFL side as they defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.

# conor-mcgregor - Friday 12 October, 2018

McGregor and Khabib handed initial suspensions ahead of UFC brawl investigation
# Punishments
From The42
# Punishments

McGregor and Khabib handed initial suspensions ahead of UFC brawl investigation

Oct 12th 2018, 1:25 PM 7,826 Views 9 Comments

The pair will appear before the Nevada State Athletic Commission on 24 October.

# conor-mcgregor - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Khabib Nurmagomedov tells UFC he'll quit if team-mate is axed
# Ultimatum
From The42
# Ultimatum

Khabib Nurmagomedov tells UFC he'll quit if team-mate is axed

Oct 11th 2018, 4:33 PM 13,709 Views 30 Comments

Zubaira Tukhugov was scheduled to fight Artem Lobov, Conor McGregor’s training partner, later this month.

Putin sympathises with UFC champion Nurmagomedov over brawl after McGregor fight
# The Spy Who Loved Me
From The42
# The Spy Who Loved Me

Putin sympathises with UFC champion Nurmagomedov over brawl after McGregor fight

Oct 11th 2018, 12:00 PM 33,440 Views 30 Comments

The Russian president met with the undefeated fighter and congratulated him on his victory at UFC 229.

McGregor's team-mate denies sparking UFC 229 brawl with religious slur
# Brawls To The Wall
From The42
# Brawls To The Wall

McGregor's team-mate denies sparking UFC 229 brawl with religious slur

Oct 11th 2018, 11:21 AM 12,461 Views 6 Comments

Dillon Danis was Khabib Nurmagomedov’s target when he leapt from the cage after defeating Conor McGregor.

# conor-mcgregor - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Mayweather, no stranger to brawls in Nevada, expects huge fine for 'unprofessional' Khabib
# Been There
From The42
# Been There

Mayweather, no stranger to brawls in Nevada, expects huge fine for 'unprofessional' Khabib

Oct 10th 2018, 9:50 PM 12,996 Views 9 Comments

After the scenes that marred UFC 229, Floyd Mayweather Jr believes Khabib Nurmagomedov can expect a hefty fine for his antics.

McGregor takes a tumble in UFC rankings as Khabib climbs to second place
# Hierarchy
From The42
# Hierarchy

McGregor takes a tumble in UFC rankings as Khabib climbs to second place

Oct 10th 2018, 7:35 AM 15,190 Views 10 Comments

The lightweight champion has taken a big leap forward following his win in Las Vegas last weekend.

# conor-mcgregor - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

McGregor's coach expects Khabib rematch next but would love Diaz trilogy
# Coach Kavanagh
From The42
# Coach Kavanagh

McGregor's coach expects Khabib rematch next but would love Diaz trilogy

Oct 9th 2018, 11:39 AM 10,334 Views 18 Comments

John Kavanagh says summer 2019 is the realistic return date for a return to the octagon.

Dana White dismisses claim UFC should shoulder blame for Khabib's actions
# Bad Blood
From The42
# Bad Blood

Dana White dismisses claim UFC should shoulder blame for Khabib's actions

Oct 9th 2018, 8:06 AM 8,425 Views 2 Comments

UFC’s promotional videos should not have influenced Khabib Nurmagomedov’s actions after beating Conor McGregor, says president Dana White.

# conor-mcgregor - Monday 8 October, 2018

UFC dig hole for themselves but strike PPV gold with potential Khabib-McGregor fallout
# UFC 229
From The42
# UFC 229

UFC dig hole for themselves but strike PPV gold with potential Khabib-McGregor fallout

Oct 8th 2018, 11:40 AM 86,180 Views 135 Comments

Don’t be surprised to see Saturday night’s events used to promote a rematch in a few months’ time.

# conor-mcgregor - Sunday 7 October, 2018

White will not rule out Khabib-McGregor rematch despite UFC 229 chaos
# Go Again
# Go Again

White will not rule out Khabib-McGregor rematch despite UFC 229 chaos

Oct 7th 2018, 4:57 PM 16 Views 0 Comments

The two fighters could renew their rivalry, according to the UFC chief.

On the ground in Vegas: Reaction as McGregor's UFC return turned to chaos
# Return Of The Mac
From The42
# Return Of The Mac

On the ground in Vegas: Reaction as McGregor's UFC return turned to chaos

Oct 7th 2018, 10:37 AM 54,137 Views 65 Comments

Gavan Casey joins us from Sin City with the latest news from a manic night in the T-Mobile Arena.

White will not rule out Khabib-McGregor rematch despite UFC 229 chaos
# Go Again
From The42
# Go Again

White will not rule out Khabib-McGregor rematch despite UFC 229 chaos

Oct 7th 2018, 10:14 AM 20,897 Views 52 Comments

The two fighters could renew their rivalry, according to the UFC chief.

Nevada Commission withholding Khabib's purse for role in post-fight violence
# UFC 229
From The42
# UFC 229

Nevada Commission withholding Khabib's purse for role in post-fight violence

Oct 7th 2018, 9:10 AM 21,696 Views 33 Comments

The UFC lightweight champion has apologised to the Commission for his actions after beating Conor McGregor.