Islam Makhachev’s approach to call-outs at the weekend resembled throwing spaghetti at a wall. In the weeks ahead we’ll find out if any if it sticks as the UFC match him up.
UFC legend Anderson Silva has been linked with a boxing fight with the YouTube star, with the 46-year-old calling the American out last month despite being 20 years his senior.
Khabib Nurmagomedov will sensationally come out of retirement to fight Rafael dos Anjos if he beats Islam Makhachev, the Brazilian has claimed. He posted an update on Twitter.
Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson ‘projectile vomited’ in front of his fellow fighters in an embarrassing incident prior to UFC 264. He was able to laugh about the story more than a week later.
McGregor, 33, vowed to avenge his Fight Island defeat to The Diamond in Sin City. However, the Irishman was stretchered out of the Octagon after breaking his leg in a freak injury in the first round.
Poirier, 32, landed a number of crisp shots on the feet and dominated on the ground as McGregor’s only chance of victory came via an unlikely guillotine submission attempt.
The American’s decision loss to his British rival was his first fight since facing Masvidal for the BMF title, but he vowed to make a return within ‘three or four months’ of his UFC 263 defeat.
McGregor took on arch nemesis Nurmagomedov in 2018 and lost after a fourth-round submission via rear-naked choke, before tempers then spilled over and an unsightly fracas broke out.
The sight of Conor McGregor collapsing to the floor, his ankle bent out of shape, spelled out hat many have believed for quite some time – the UFC’s biggest PPV superstars are in disarray.
Jake Paul is going all-out to mock Conor McGregor after his leg-breaking loss to Dustin Poirier, gifting the American a $100,000 ‘Sleepy McGregor’ diamond necklace.