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  • Video: Long Island bar pops for Floyd Mayweather's victory over Conor McGregor

    Video: Long Island bar pops for Floyd Mayweather's victory over Conor McGregor

    Conor McGregor's new normal -- competing under the UFC banner as well as inside the boxing ring -- looked like a good idea for the early part of his historic Aug. 26 fight against Floyd "Money" Mayweather. The "Notorious" one got off to a hot start, shocking the world by winning each of the first...
  • Watch The Killers' new 'The Man' video for Mayweather vs. McGregor

    Watch The Killers' new 'The Man' video for Mayweather vs. McGregor

    The Killers are getting in on the action for Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor. In advance of Saturday's superfight between the boxing champion and the MMA star, the band have released a new music video using their latest single "The Man" reworked to feature The Killers in a boxing ring...
  • Invicta FC 25 overshadowing Mayweather vs. McGregor hype

    Invicta FC 25 overshadowing Mayweather vs. McGregor hype

    It's the biggest, baddest fight card of the summer and millions of combat sports fans will be tuning in. No we're not talking about the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor pay-per-view. That fight, which comes with a hefty price tag of $99.95 for HD, is probably going to be a one-sided affair...
  • Mayweather v. McGregor world promo tour is coming to the Staples Center

    Mayweather v. McGregor world promo tour is coming to the Staples Center

    Get ready boxing fans, Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor are coming to the Staples Center next week ahead of their planned super fight this fall. TBE and MMA’s loudest bad boy will hold their first joint press conference at the famous arena in downtown Los Angeles this Tuesday, July 1...
  • McGregor will be the one behind Mayweather's inevitable 49 and 1

    McGregor will be the one behind Mayweather's inevitable 49 and 1

    "Notorious" Conor McGregor has opened as a massive underdog for his boxing match against Floyd Mayweather, with some oddsmakers pegging the undefeated "Money" as an 8-to-1 favorite. Many in the combat sports community have openly stated their feelings on why the Irishman will lose to the 40-year-old...
  • Will the Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz trilogy fight ever happen?

    Will the Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz trilogy fight ever happen?

    The trilogy fight between the "Notorious" Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz has been put on the back-burner, with the Irishman focusing his attention on the birth of his first child as well as a boxing match against Floyd "Money" Mayweather. The 28-year-old knows the Mayweather fight is where he could...
  • UFC vet Dennis Hallman says he 'wears a speedo' better than Conor McGregor

    UFC vet Dennis Hallman says he 'wears a speedo' better than Conor McGregor

    UFC vet Dennis Hallman was not impressed with the Twitter photo of Conor McGregor. McGregor was in form-fitting shorts in front of a fancy car, as he boldly declared that he looks better in a banana hammock than the Irish superstar. What made "Superman" comment on the photo? In the combat sports...
  • MMA Hour producer makes brilliant Conor McGregor analogy

    MMA Hour producer makes brilliant Conor McGregor analogy

    UFC lightweight champ "Notorious" Conor McGregor (21-3) takes these words to heart: You miss 100 percent of the shots you don't take. There's no other rhyme or reason that could explain why the Irishman readily stepped up to show off his awful basketball shooting form in front of dozens of fans and...
  • UFC 205: Conor McGregor beats Eddie Alvarez, but what's next?

    UFC 205: Conor McGregor beats Eddie Alvarez, but what's next?

    UFC fans watched in awe as Conor McGregor followed through on his promise to make history at UFC 205. McGregor felled Eddie Alvarez on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden to claim the UFC Lightweight Championship and be the first fighter ever to simultaneously hold two titles within the...
  • UFC 205 reaction: Joanna Jedrzejczyk gets huge pop from Minnesota fight fans

    UFC 205 reaction: Joanna Jedrzejczyk gets huge pop from Minnesota fight fans

    AXS was on hand at Ansari's Mediterranean Grill and Lounge in Eagan, Mn., for the historic UFC 205 pay-per-view spectacular. What was the scene like? Was it anywhere near as raucous and wild as bars in New York City, Philadelphia and Las Vegas? Even though no Minnesota-based fighters were on the...
  • UFC 205 is slated for New York City

    UFC's month-long break comes at the perfect time

    In the hurt business, sometimes less is more. Fewer events and a smaller roster means each fight, live show and individual athlete receives more fan attention and publicity from reporters. The famous adage from the MMA media: Every fight has a story. But for the story to be properly told, there...
  • Conor McGregor is set to fight at UFC 205

    What will Conor McGregor's post-UFC 205 announcement be?

    Irish superstar Conor "Notorious" McGregor (20-3) teased that he'll be making a huge announcement following his UFC 205 title fight with Eddie Alvarez.  What exactly might that announcement entail? The few people who know the answer are refusing to let the proverbial cat out of the bag. UFC head...
  • Max Holloway may be UFC's top featherweight

    Jon Anik thinks Max Holloway might be UFC's top featherweight

    Who is the UFC's baddest, most dangerous featherweight? According to Jon Anik, that honor belongs to No. 4-ranked Hawaiian phenom Max "Blessed" Holloway (16-3) -- not reigning 145-pound kingpin Conor "Notorious" McGregor or perennial title contender Frankie "The Answer" Edgar. Anik tweeted that...
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    In photos: Stars of UFC 205 sizzle in New York City

    Let's be honest: The UFC 205 pre-fight press conference at Madison Square Garden might as well have been called "The Conor McGregor Show." The man of the hour was clearly the "Notorious" one, as he turned in one of his finest performances of all-time on the mic, delivering burn after burn to almost...
  • New York's Eric Olsen making his presence felt in England's bare-knuckle boxing scene

    New York's Eric Olsen making his presence felt in England's bare-knuckle boxing scene

    New York combat sports superstar Eric "Bloodaxe" Olsen is taking his talents to England for the second time this year. Fresh off a win over hard-hitting UBBAD vet Peter Radford, Olsen looks to build momentum with a slick performance this winter against U.K. talent Liam "Bad Intentions" James, a...
  • UFC 202: Watch Long Island react to Conor McGregor's win over Nate Diaz

    UFC 202: Watch Long Island react to Conor McGregor's win over Nate Diaz

    Conor McGregor's win over Nate Diaz at UFC 202 was close and controversial, but Long Island fight fans didn't seem to have any problem with the judges' decision. Fans in the "Big Apple" went wild after McGregor's hand was raised in victory. AXS was on hand for the UFC 202 main event at Dave &...
  • 3 next moves for Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz after UFC 202

    3 next moves for Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz after UFC 202

    The UFC rematch between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz is now in the books. UFC 202 went to McGregor by majority decision after five bloody and jaw-dropping rounds at Las Vegas's T-Mobile Arena, in what was an instant classic and an immediate candidate for Fight of the Year. McGregor endured fatigue...
  • Speculation mounts that UFC's Conor McGregor may do business with WWE

    Speculation mounts that UFC's Conor McGregor may do business with WWE

    In recent weeks, UFC featherweight champ Conor McGregor has irked millions of WWE fans and most of the WWE locker room with derogatory remarks about pro wrestlers and their fans. But, as increasingly media savvy WWE fans strive to read between the lines whenever UFC fighters mouth off about WWE...
  • Rihanna gets emotional during her show in Dublin

    Watch: Rihanna breaks down in tears while performing 'Love the Way You Lie'

    Sometimes, it just helps to have a good cry. Even when you’re onstage in front of tens of thousands of fans. Such was the case for Rihanna, who got emotional last night while performing her Eminem collaboration “Love the Way You Lie” during a show in Dublin, Ireland. It wasn’t clear what caused...
  • Mayweather vs. McGregor odds: Floyd huge betting favorite in Conor boxing fight

    Mayweather vs. McGregor odds: Floyd huge betting favorite in Conor boxing fight

    Despite the fact that this whole “Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor” idea started as nothing more than an improbable dream fight, all indications are that it isn’t going away any time soon – just ask Las Vegas sportsbooks, who have gone out of their way to post early betting odds for what would be...
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