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With a dominant performance against UFC veteran Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night 59, Conor McGregor earned a shot at featherweight champion Jose Aldo. Although McGregor was only ranked No. 5 among 145-pound contenders heading into his bout on Sunday, he's already done enough to earn a spot in a championship bout only five contests into his UFC career. It doesn't hurt him that all the contenders ranked above him have already lost to Aldo. Now considered the biggest threat to Aldo's belt, McGregor' read news >>

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Conor McGregor continued his climb up the UFC featherweight rankings with his dismantling of Dennis Siver at UFC Fight Night in Boston last Sunday. The latest UFC rankings release was all about the featherweight division. Conor McGregor's defeat of Dennis Siver on Sunday earned him a title shot and another bump up the top 5, while Siver was removed from the top 10. Dustin Poirier's decision to move back to lightweight will likely see him continue to move down the ladder until he's completely unr read news >>

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Heavy advertisement throughout the NFL playoffs may have been the biggest factor in the smashing ratings success that was UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver on Fox Sports 1. Before we get to the facts and figures surrounding the TV ratings for UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver, let me just say that I was highly skeptical of the UFC (and Fox's) choice to put this event on after the NFL's conference championship games. It seemed like it wasn't the greatest of decisions to have a UFC event held read news >>

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Irish journalist Peter Carroll recaps Conor McGregor vs. Dennis Siver and looks ahead to McGregor vs. Jose Aldo. read news >>

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It pays to be Conor McGregor. The Irish featherweight sensation scored a significant payday at Sunday's UFC Fight Night 59 event, leading the night's reported payroll with a $170,000 purse for his main event win over Dennis Siver, according to information released to MMAFighting.com by the Massachusetts State Athletic Commission. McGregor fell short of his two-minute prediction, but effortlessly overcome Siver all the same, picking the veteran apart with creative movement and crisp outside strik read news >>

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Listen to me very carefully. There are three ways of doing things around here: the right way, the wrong way, and the way that I do it. You understand?* One of the benefits of being a truly elite talent in combat sports, is that you get to re-write the game. Conor McGregor does some things the right way, some things the wrong way, but more to the point, he does them his own way. And his own way is very successful. Will it be "championship" successful... Who can say? The dividing line between cham read news >>

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After Conor McGregor shattered Frankie Edgar's dreams of an immediate title shot on Sunday, the former lightweight champion is thankful, despite the Irishman taking his spot. When Dana White announced, that Conor McGregor would receive an immediate title opportunity in case of a victory over Dennis Siver at UFC Boston, critics have been very vocal about their opinion that the brash Irishman might have been pushed too soon. After only five fights in the UFC, many people felt that others have earn read news >>

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Now that UFC Fight Night 59 is in the books, it’s time to commence MMAjunkie’s “Three Stars” ceremony.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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UFC Fight Night: McGregor vs. Siver is in the books, so what's next for Sunday's main card fighters? Mookie Alexander does some fantasy matchmaking. Bostonians had a pretty damn good Sunday. Not only did their New England Patriots advance to their 7th NFL Super Bowl, but Conor McGregor tore apart Dennis Siver and followed that up with confronting Jose Aldo, who was sitting cageside. That's the most bankable championship bout Jose Aldo will probably ever see, and it's certainly the biggest fight read news >>

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Sporting a hat and swollen face, UFC featherweight Dennis Siver was forced to admit talking isn’t Conor McGregor’s only skill. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

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Conor McGregor's dismantling of Dennis Siver headlined UFC's third career trip to Boston on Sunday night (Jan. 18, 2015). Let's take a look back at some of the memorable moments from the UFC Fight Night 59 card from "Beantown." Conor McGregor's run has only just begun. And make no mistake, he is a star. The Irish featherweight has been in our heads, lives, and articles since he came on the scene in April 2013 and for all who hate the "The Notorious" one, he is not going away any time soon. You c read news >>

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After a captivating UFC Fight Night 59: "McGregor vs Siver" event, MMAmania.com ponders what is next for the main card winners who picked up victories last Sunday (Jan. 18, 2015) on FOX Sports 1 inside TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) put together their first "Fight Night" of 2015 last Sunday (Jan. 18), starting anew on FOX Sports 1 (FS1) with a fresh color scheme, graphics, and a handful of enthralling battles at UFC Fight Night 59 in Boston, Massachusett read news >>

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Hours after Conor McGregor’s win over Dennis Siver, which earned him a shot at UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo, the UFC has announced the details of Joseph Duffy’s Octagon debut. Duffy, who is the last man to beat McGregor, is set to meet Brazilian lightweight Vagner Rocha at the UFC 185 pay-per-view card in Dallas on March 14. Duffy (12-1), who defeated "The Notorious" by submission in 38 seconds in 2010, returned to competition in 2014 after almost three years away from MMA, scoring back- read news >>

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BOSTON – Upon defeating Dennis Siver in Sunday night's main event at UFC Fight Night 59, Conor McGregor did a victory lap around the Octagon draped in the Irish flag. He also hopped over the wall and exchanged words with current featherweight champion, Jose Aldo, who was seated cageside. Now that the path is clear for McGregor to get his title shot against Aldo, he wanted to send a message that he was ready. Asked in the post-fight press conference what prompted him to jump the fence and provoke read news >>

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