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#UFC 202

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Watch: Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor at the UFC 202 press conference
# Fighting Talk
From The42
# Fighting Talk

Watch: Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor at the UFC 202 press conference

Aug 17th 2016, 8:30 PM 12,678 Views 12 Comments

The pair addressed the media ahead of Saturday night’s bout.

5 unmissable fights flying under the radar on the Diaz-McGregor card
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

5 unmissable fights flying under the radar on the Diaz-McGregor card

Aug 17th 2016, 3:00 PM 7,159 Views 6 Comments

The eagerly-anticipated rematch isn’t the only big bout taking place in Las Vegas on Saturday night.

'This is fighting. Anything can happen' - the latest episode of Embedded is out
# The Notorious
From The42
# The Notorious

'This is fighting. Anything can happen' - the latest episode of Embedded is out

Aug 17th 2016, 11:04 AM 5,598 Views 1 Comment

McGregor looks lightning quick as he trains ahead of Saturday’s fight.

McGregor facing a tall order as UFC fighters make their predictions for Diaz rematch
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

McGregor facing a tall order as UFC fighters make their predictions for Diaz rematch

Aug 17th 2016, 11:00 AM 8,201 Views 3 Comments

An overwhelming majority expect the same outcome on Saturday night.

'Diaz is like the Terminator but Conor will put him away this time'
# Forecast
From The42
# Forecast

'Diaz is like the Terminator but Conor will put him away this time'

Aug 17th 2016, 7:00 AM 6,633 Views 4 Comments

Having been at the centre of his training camp, Peter Queally insists that Conor McGregor will be victorious.

Lobov keen to capitalise on unexpected third bite at the cherry at UFC 202
# Last Chance Saloon
From The42
# Last Chance Saloon

Lobov keen to capitalise on unexpected third bite at the cherry at UFC 202

Aug 16th 2016, 9:30 PM 6,753 Views 3 Comments

The 30-year-old has been tasked with getting SBG Ireland off to a winning start this weekend in Las Vegas.

How Diaz forced McGregor to change the approach that brought him to the top
# No Touch Butt
From The42
# No Touch Butt

How Diaz forced McGregor to change the approach that brought him to the top

Aug 16th 2016, 3:00 PM 8,023 Views 1 Comment

For the first time in his career, Conor McGregor has prepared with a specific opponent in mind.

McGregor eyes homecoming bout as Las Vegas becomes 'enemy territory' without Irish influx
# Home Comforts
From The42
# Home Comforts

McGregor eyes homecoming bout as Las Vegas becomes 'enemy territory' without Irish influx

Aug 16th 2016, 10:30 AM 11,112 Views 5 Comments

“I’m going into a war zone here.”

'I've jumped up three levels as a fighter and a man' - Another episode of Embedded has landed
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

'I've jumped up three levels as a fighter and a man' - Another episode of Embedded has landed

Aug 16th 2016, 8:05 AM 6,621 Views 2 Comments

Also features Glover Teixeira juicing… vegetables.

McGregor's old foe Duffy backs him to avenge loss to Diaz
# PREDICTION
From The42
# PREDICTION

McGregor's old foe Duffy backs him to avenge loss to Diaz

Aug 16th 2016, 7:00 AM 5,070 Views 2 Comments

The Donegal native believes his fellow Irishman will bounce back from his defeat back in March.

'There was nothing to smile about here. He was in trouble and it startled me'
# Win Or Learn
From The42
# Win Or Learn

'There was nothing to smile about here. He was in trouble and it startled me'

Aug 15th 2016, 9:30 PM 17,060 Views 12 Comments

In an extract from his autobiography, John Kavanagh recalls Conor McGregor’s defeat to Nate Diaz.

McGregor works on his cardio with former Irish cycling champion as Embedded returns for UFC 202
# Conditioning
From The42
# Conditioning

McGregor works on his cardio with former Irish cycling champion as Embedded returns for UFC 202

Aug 15th 2016, 2:23 PM 13,717 Views 9 Comments

The Dubliner is determined to improve his endurance for the rematch with Nate Diaz.

Bisping to defend title at UFC 204 in Manchester
# Counting Down
From The42
# Counting Down

Bisping to defend title at UFC 204 in Manchester

Aug 15th 2016, 10:09 AM 4,550 Views 6 Comments

Michael “The Count” Bisping will face Dan Henderson in a rematch of their 2009 bout.

Urijah Faber explains why the odds are in Nate Diaz's favour at UFC 202
# Same Again
From The42
# Same Again

Urijah Faber explains why the odds are in Nate Diaz's favour at UFC 202

Aug 15th 2016, 10:00 AM 9,779 Views 0 Comments

The UFC veteran disagrees with the bookmakers’ take on Diaz’s rematch with McGregor this weekend.

UFC pre-fight doc 'Bad Blood' is the perfect start to the McGregor-Diaz fight week
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

UFC pre-fight doc 'Bad Blood' is the perfect start to the McGregor-Diaz fight week

Aug 15th 2016, 9:42 AM 7,398 Views 1 Comment

No, it’s nothing to do with Taylor Swift (we checked).

McGregor intends to defend featherweight title but 'three UFC belts' still an aim
# Weight Of Expectation
From The42
# Weight Of Expectation

McGregor intends to defend featherweight title but 'three UFC belts' still an aim

Aug 15th 2016, 6:00 AM 5,586 Views 2 Comments

It’s welterweight again this weekend for McGregor but the division where he reigns won’t be abandoned.

Duplicating Diaz for McGregor and losing out on an Olympic place to Michael O'Reilly
# A Tale Of Two Conors
From The42
# A Tale Of Two Conors

Duplicating Diaz for McGregor and losing out on an Olympic place to Michael O'Reilly

Aug 14th 2016, 9:30 PM 13,399 Views 4 Comments

Irish amateur boxer Conor Wallace on spending the summer in Las Vegas instead of Rio de Janeiro.

McGregor talks fighting in Dublin, leading a fighters' union, Katie Taylor and what comes after Diaz
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

McGregor talks fighting in Dublin, leading a fighters' union, Katie Taylor and what comes after Diaz

Aug 13th 2016, 12:13 PM 12,593 Views 8 Comments

And he called John Cena a ‘failed bodybuilder’ too.

Conlan impressed by the 'serious boxing skills' of 'down-to-earth' McGregor
# Puncher's Chance
From The42
# Puncher's Chance

Conlan impressed by the 'serious boxing skills' of 'down-to-earth' McGregor

Aug 12th 2016, 7:00 AM 11,662 Views 2 Comments

The world amateur boxing champion is full of respect for the mixed martial arts superstar.

GSP has a fitting analogy for why Conor McGregor lost to Nate Diaz
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

GSP has a fitting analogy for why Conor McGregor lost to Nate Diaz

Aug 11th 2016, 11:59 AM 16,320 Views 18 Comments

“I believe skillwise McGregor is better than Diaz. But I just don’t know if he has the same mental resilience…”

Visa obstacle blocks UFC debut for Waterford's Peter Queally on Diaz-McGregor card
# Peter Panned
From The42
# Peter Panned

Visa obstacle blocks UFC debut for Waterford's Peter Queally on Diaz-McGregor card

Aug 9th 2016, 8:42 PM 10,573 Views 3 Comments

Queally says he was in line to face Tim Means at UFC 202.

My reputation as a coach is at stake in Conor McGregor's rematch with Nate Diaz
# Inside Track
From The42
# Inside Track

My reputation as a coach is at stake in Conor McGregor's rematch with Nate Diaz

Aug 8th 2016, 3:00 PM 54,612 Views 49 Comments

John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor’s head coach, writes exclusively for The42 ahead of UFC 202.

Pat Miletich explains why Conor McGregor is 'going to get his ass beat by Nate again'
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

Pat Miletich explains why Conor McGregor is 'going to get his ass beat by Nate again'

Aug 8th 2016, 11:36 AM 14,905 Views 7 Comments

The former champion is favouring Diaz in next week’s rematch.

Further bad news for Virgin Media subscribers who plan to watch Conor McGregor's rematch against Nate Diaz
# Blackout
From The42
# Blackout

Further bad news for Virgin Media subscribers who plan to watch Conor McGregor's rematch against Nate Diaz

Aug 6th 2016, 4:18 PM 12,238 Views 12 Comments

UFC 202 takes place on 20 August.

Diaz discreetly pranks McGregor fans while they make their rematch predictions
# Jimmy Kimmel
From The42
# Jimmy Kimmel

Diaz discreetly pranks McGregor fans while they make their rematch predictions

Aug 3rd 2016, 8:58 AM 13,084 Views 7 Comments

The Californian was listening nearby as MMA fans declared that “Conor’s gonna whoop him” at UFC 202.

Diaz believes rematch is an attempt by the UFC to 'weed me right back out'
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

Diaz believes rematch is an attempt by the UFC to 'weed me right back out'

Aug 2nd 2016, 4:10 PM 19,720 Views 19 Comments

But the 31-year-old Stockton native admits that another big payday was too tempting to turn down.

'The boy got lucky' - Here's the UFC's extended preview of McGregor's rematch with Diaz
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

'The boy got lucky' - Here's the UFC's extended preview of McGregor's rematch with Diaz

Aug 2nd 2016, 12:05 AM 14,197 Views 13 Comments

The bout is now just two-and-a-half weeks away.

The new Diaz-McGregor UFC 202 promo is here
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

The new Diaz-McGregor UFC 202 promo is here

Jul 31st 2016, 1:56 PM 11,108 Views 13 Comments

The 28-year-old Dubliner is out for revenge, after suffering his first-ever UFC defeat last March.

Kavanagh expects McGregor to win so decisively that another Diaz rematch won't be necessary
# Revenge
From The42
# Revenge

Kavanagh expects McGregor to win so decisively that another Diaz rematch won't be necessary

Jul 20th 2016, 3:08 PM 18,195 Views 22 Comments

They’ll meet again a month from today.

Diaz-McGregor card takes a hit as Maia-Condit is pulled from UFC 202 bill
# Reshuffle
From The42
# Reshuffle

Diaz-McGregor card takes a hit as Maia-Condit is pulled from UFC 202 bill

Jul 20th 2016, 12:31 PM 7,378 Views 8 Comments

The bout will instead take place a week later.

The UFC 202: Diaz v McGregor undercard has lost one of its biggest fights
# Injury Bug
From The42
# Injury Bug

The UFC 202: Diaz v McGregor undercard has lost one of its biggest fights

Jul 13th 2016, 1:23 PM 12,040 Views 15 Comments

The welterweight bout between Dong Hyun Kim and Neil Magny won’t be going ahead of Saturday, 20 August.

McGregor expects trilogy fight with Diaz but not before he defends his featherweight title
# Looking Forward
From The42
# Looking Forward

McGregor expects trilogy fight with Diaz but not before he defends his featherweight title

Jul 8th 2016, 7:00 AM 6,483 Views 3 Comments

The UFC featherweight champion plans to move back down to 145lbs after next month’s UFC 202 rematch.

'I played it a bit wrong... but this company has a $4.2 billion price tag because of me'
# What Might Have Been
From The42
# What Might Have Been

'I played it a bit wrong... but this company has a $4.2 billion price tag because of me'

Jul 7th 2016, 11:59 PM 54,347 Views 40 Comments

Conor McGregor elaborated on his dispute with the UFC at tonight’s press conference for UFC 202.

McGregor insists he won't change his strategy in rematch against Diaz
# The Next Episode
From The42
# The Next Episode

McGregor insists he won't change his strategy in rematch against Diaz

Jul 7th 2016, 10:36 PM 9,940 Views 14 Comments

The Dubliner is preparing meticulously this time but the approach will be the same on fight night, he says.

Watch: Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor's UFC 202 press conference
# We Meet Again
From The42
# We Meet Again

Watch: Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor's UFC 202 press conference

Jul 7th 2016, 7:00 PM 20,307 Views 19 Comments

The pair addressed the media in Las Vegas tonight ahead of their rematch at the T-Mobile Arena on Saturday, 20 August.

'The UFC has created Conor McGregor... I think sometimes he forgets that' - Jones
# Star Wars
From The42
# Star Wars

'The UFC has created Conor McGregor... I think sometimes he forgets that' - Jones

Jul 1st 2016, 7:12 PM 9,104 Views 5 Comments

The pound-for-pound #1 fighter doesn’t believe McGregor deserves a slice of the pie if the UFC is sold.

Conor McGregor to bring one of Ireland's top amateur boxers to Vegas for Diaz training camp
# A Tale Of Two Conors
From The42
# A Tale Of Two Conors

Conor McGregor to bring one of Ireland's top amateur boxers to Vegas for Diaz training camp

Jul 1st 2016, 5:40 PM 9,479 Views 9 Comments

Conor Wallace describes it as “a massive opportunity”.

Extra dimension added to Diaz-McGregor rivalry as team-mates Lobov and Avila set to clash
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

Extra dimension added to Diaz-McGregor rivalry as team-mates Lobov and Avila set to clash

Jul 1st 2016, 3:31 PM 5,345 Views 9 Comments

The fight is being targeted for the 20 August bill in Las Vegas.

'Cowboy' Cerrone and 'Rumble' Johnson added as Diaz-McGregor card takes shape
# UFC 202
From The42
# UFC 202

'Cowboy' Cerrone and 'Rumble' Johnson added as Diaz-McGregor card takes shape

Jun 28th 2016, 1:59 PM 8,634 Views 2 Comments

The UFC have booked a couple of big fights for a card that will be headlined by the eagerly-anticipated rematch.

Diaz: 'This Mayweather sh*t is a publicity stunt to hide the fact that he got his ass whooped'
# Impasse
From The42
# Impasse

Diaz: 'This Mayweather sh*t is a publicity stunt to hide the fact that he got his ass whooped'

May 26th 2016, 11:17 AM 12,877 Views 15 Comments

Diaz says he’ll call Conor McGregor’s bluff.