Category: News

News
Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov In The Works For UFC 229

Conor McGregor could make his long-awaited return to the octagon later this year against UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor last fought at UFC 205 in November 2016 when he defeated Eddie Alvarez to become the promotion's first-ever simultaneous two-weight champion at the time. He would then take time off to await the birth of […]

News
Conor McGregor jets off to America ahead of court hearing on Thursday

Conor McGregor has flown to America ahead of his court hearing in Brooklyn on Thursday. The disgraced UFC star faces charges of assault and criminal mischief after attacking a bus full of fellow fighters in April.  McGregor posted a pre-flight snap of himself, Cian Cowley and his son Conor Jr as the MMA fighter prepares […]

News
Dana White meeting McGregor before Brooklyn trial

'The Notorious' is heading to the United States this week for his court date in Brooklyn June 14, in Brooklyn, will be pivotal for Conor McGregor and Cian Cowley and their future fight plans. The pair handed themselves into police back in April after they were sought for their alleged roles in an attack on […]

News
Colby Covington Backs Down Apologizes For Calling Out Joe Rogan

Interim welterweight title contender Colby Covington has shown glimpses that he’s not quite as much of a bad guy as he likes to potray by backing down and apologizing for calling out UFC color commentator Joe Rogan. Previously, Covington had threatened to confront Rogan and “give him a slap” at UFC 225 for speaking about […]

News
Conor McGregor Claims he Was Set to Compete at UFC 224

Conor McGregor has claimed original plans called for him to compete at UFC 224. UFC 224 took place last month inside the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. A women’s bantamweight title bout between champion Amanda Nunes and Raquel Pennington headlined the card. The event didn’t gain much buzz, but that certainly would’ve changed […]

News
The World’s Highest-Paid Athletes According to Forbes

For the fourth time in seven years, Floyd Mayweather tops Forbes’ annual look at the world’s 100 highest-paid athletes, earning $285 million, including a $275 million payday for his August showdown with UFC star Conor McGregor and $10 million from endorsements, appearances and memorabilia. The staggering number is more than double the amount that #2 […]

News
Following UFC Utica win, Marlon Moraes will wait for bantamweight title shot

Marlon Moraes looked phenomenal last night (Fri., June 1, 2018) at UFC Fight Night 131 from inside Adirondack Bank Center in Utica, N.Y., when he put a stop to Jimmie Rivera with a 33-second head kick knockout, ending “El Terror’s” 20-fight win streak in the process. This is the second-straight first-round knockout for Moraes, who […]

News
Top contender believes Tony Ferguson is real UFC lightweight champion

There is still one top contender who believes there should be called the champion. UFC interim Lightweight champion Tony Ferguson is on the road from recovery. If you recall, Ferguson was slated to take on top contender Khabib Nurmagomedov at the UFC 223 pay-per-view event at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. However, this […]

News
Court Dismisses Battery Case Against Cris Cyborg

The battery case that UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg has been dealing with has been closed. If you recall, Justino was cited for misdemeanor battery for an incident involving her and Angela Magana at a UFC fighter retreat from Las Vegas in May last year. At the time of the incident, the Las Vegas Metropolitan […]

groupevomedia@gmail.com