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UFC's Irish superstar announced when and where he'll be challenging for the featherweight title. Sorry Ireland. The UFC won't be renting out a stadium in Eire for Conor McGregor's title fight against champion Jose Aldo. Instead the Featherweight (145 pounds) clash will take place on the familiar UFC stomping grounds of Las Vegas, Nevada at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. McGregor broke the news in today's UFC 183 live Fan Q&A and UFC.com added some details in a follow up post. McGregor defeated Deni read news >>

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Now that Conor McGregor has earned a shot at Jose Aldo, his vision of fighting him at Croke Park in Dublin has vanished. read news >>

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BOSTON – It’s safe to say Patrick Holohan will never forget his UFC debut. In fact, he says, it’s a feeling he’ll probably spend the rest of his career trying to replicate. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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BOSTON – Calling Boston “Dublin Lite” this week might be an understatement. Watch how the Irish faithful gave Jose Aldo plenty of grief at the weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 59. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

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O'Connell Street in Dublin, Ireland, is one of the world's iconic thruways. Reborn in the late 1990s, it's a beautiful testament to Ireland itself, celebrating the past while also looking forward to a promising future. Lining the street are statues, representing great Irishmen from years gone by. Most people look at these great men and reminisce, recalling the Eire's many contributions to the world. But Conor McGregor is not "most people." The budding UFC star, who headlines the UFC's card on Fo read news >>

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If Conor McGregor wins this weekend and gets a title shot, there are tentative plans for a massive stadium show in Dublin, but they just might get derailed. read news >>

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Take an inside look inside at UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor's life in Dublin, Ireland where he's become a hometown star. read news >>

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LAS VEGAS - If Conor McGregor gets past Dennis Siver on Jan. 18 in Boston, a grudge match with longtime featherweight champion Jose Aldo is up next. And it could headline the most ambitious stadium undertaking in UFC history. "This fight in Boston, if he wins this fight, he's going to fight for the title," White told reporters Thursday at the MGM Grand. It has been speculated, given the heated nature of the war of words between Aldo, who has been featherweight champion since winning what was the read news >>

  • 2 months ago
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From London to Manchester, Brazil to Berlin to Dublin, our fiends were all over the globe in 2014. Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Leave it to Conor McGregor to put everything into perspective in his own unique way when asked about “The Fighting Irish” billboard that was unveiled on O’Connell Street in Dublin, Ireland... read news >>

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Conor McGregor’s presence has loomed large in recent months. Now an image of him is doing the same.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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If you thought, like he does, that Conor McGregor is larger than life, you'd now, quite literally, be right. A gigantic McGregor now lords over Dublin. read news >>

  • 4 months ago
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Every king needs a mural. NBA superstar LeBron James has one in Cleveland, and now deep in the heart of Dublin, UFC featherweight Conor McGregor can admire a larger-than-life image of himself engulfed in flames on the side of a building on O'Connell Street. And to think it was just a little over a year ago that McGregor made his UFC debut. The meteoric rise of the Irish star has literally been a story in itself. McGregor has accomplished more in four UFC fights than few have accomplished in thei read news >>

  • 5 months ago
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Growing up in Dublin, Conor McGregor was just like every other Irish boy. Which is to say, McGregor grew up with dreams of playing football. In a family filled with fans of Manchester United—for many Irish, United are a way of life despite the club's location in another country—McGregor followed suit. When he was 8 years old, he'd pull on his United kit, walk outside and kick the ball against the wall of the family home. When he scored an imaginary goal, he launched into an imaginary celebration read news >>

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