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Who's next for Georges St-Pierre?
UFC legend Georges St-Pierre returned to the Octagon after a four-year layoff in November to defeat Michael Bisping by submission and earn the middleweight belt. Then he promptly left the division. After some speculation of whether he would fight again, he confirmed last week his intentions to conti
Khabib Nurmagomedov Mocks Conor McGregor: 'This Is Not a Burger King's Sport'
Khabib Nurmagomedov has a warning for UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor; take the money and run. With McGregor's future still uncertain and Nurmagomedov poised for his first-ever pay-per-view main event, the grappling specialist is marking his territory right now. And he said the Octagon is n
Conor McGregor Could Have Future in Politics, Irish PM Leo Varadkar Says
Isaac Brekken/Associated Press Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar doesn't think it is too outlandish to imagine MMA fighter Conor McGregor in the political world. TMZ Sports talked with Varadkar in Austin, Texas, and he said "you never know, stranger things have happened" when asked whether he think
Conor McGregor will fight twice this year - here's who he could face in UFC
Conor McGregor has not set foot inside a UFC octagon for 16 months - but he could fight twice this year. The Irishman took a break from UFC so he could challenge Floyd Mayweather in a boxing rules bout in August 2017. He lost in the 10th round, made $100 million, and took the rest of the year off to
Conor McGregor comparisons are inevitable, but I'm better - Darren Till
Darren Till talks to Layla Anna-Lee about being compared to Conor McGregor when it comes to how they market themselves and their fighting style. (1:05) UFC's Darren Till can understand why people compare Conor McGregor to him but insists he's an improvement on the Irishman. Till (16-0-1), who spent
Georges St-Pierre Fighting for Legacy, Insists Conor McGregor Doesn't Fit the Bill
Hardly anyone would disagree that a blockbuster match-up between former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre and current UFC lightweight titleholder and former featherweight champ Conor McGregor would be a record-setting event. St-Pierre, however, insists it's not a fight tha
Will Conor McGregor fight Floyd Mayweather again? Insider reveals truth behind fight
GETTY The UFC's lightweight champion took on Mayweather last August in a multi-million-pound boxing match, which was aptly dubbed 'The Money Fight'. McGregor's professional boxing debut was an unsuccessful one as he suffered a tenth-round TKO loss to the Olympian, who promptly went back into retirem
Tyron Woodley to train Floyd Mayweather for potential MMA debut
In the latest indication that Floyd Mayweather is serious about a foray into MMA, Tyron Woodley - UFC's welterweight champion - has agreed to train Mayweather for his debut in the sport. "Floyd Mayweather is interested in taking an MMA bout, maybe a few of 'em," Woodley said on TMZ's The Hollywood B
Elias Theodorou: Fighting, Modeling and the Art of Shameless Self-Promotion
B/R TORONTO - Rick Marrs and his 11-year-old son, Kyle, stand side by side in the cage, backs against the fence, unsure of what will happen next. A man bounces over to them, wearing a lime green T-shirt and black leggings. His long black hair is tied up in a bun. "Hi guys!" he says. "I'm Elias!" Sa
50 Cent Exchanges Blows With Conor McGregor On Instagram
50 Cent may not be an MMA fighter, but that doesn't mean he can't go toe-to-toe with Conor McGregor. Fif hopped on Instagram on Mar. 6, to throw some major jabs at the star athlete, and he even dragged his family into the beef. It all started after McGregor claimed that 50 blocked him on Instagram.
Conor McGregor Brags He Has Passed Cristiano Ronaldo Ahead of Forbes Highest-Paid Athlete List
UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor is already bragging that he has surpassed soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest paid athlete in the world. Of course, it won't be official until Forbes releases its annual list of "The World's Highest-Paid Athletes," but McGregor has never been one to
Kevin Lee: 'Conor McGregor Has a Belt, but the Man is Not a Champion'
(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) Lightweight contender Kevin Lee sees himself fighting Conor McGregor by the end of the year, but only because it is the route he sees that gets him another shot at "the real champ" Tony Ferguson. Lee has fought Ferguson before, losing to him at UFC 216 in a ba
Richer than Ronaldo? Conor McGregor trolls Real Madrid star with earnings claims
Conor McGregor has trolled Cristiano Ronaldo by claiming to have overtaken the Real Madrid superstar as the world's top-earning sportsman. In 2017, Forbes placed Ronaldo at the top of the charts in sporting circles, with the Portuguese icon having pulled in $93 million over the course of 12 months.
Max Holloway mocks ad from 'King of Chicken' Conor McGregor
UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway has taunted prospective opponent Conor McGregor over a recent advertising campaign. New Zealander Holloway and McGregor, who is set to be stripped of the lightweight crown having failed to make a single defence since winning it in Nov. 2016, have traded social
Conor McGregor Claims He's Surpassed Cristiano Ronaldo as Highest-Paid Athlete
Conor McGregor claims to have overtaken Real Madrid and Portugal superstar Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest-paid athlete in the world following his 2017 boxing bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr. The Notorious recently announced a new sponsorship with Burger King, which he has suggested will take him pas
Max Holloway Responds to Conor McGregor, Hints at Possible Move to Lightweight
(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) Max Holloway wanted nothing more than to fight this past weekend at UFC 222, but unfortunately an ankle injury prevented him from competing. Instead of fighting, Holloway spent the weekend at the Arnold Classic in Columbus, Ohio, where MMAWeekly.com caught up
Oscar De La Hoya: Floyd Mayweather 'Probably Can Do Well' in MMA Fight
Oscar De La Hoya believes his longstanding boxing rival Floyd Mayweather Jr. would be capable of acquitting himself well if he was to take part in an MMA contest. In August, UFC star Conor McGregor traded codes to fight Mayweather in the boxing ring, with the man known as Money eventually winning th
UFC president Dana White confirms Conor McGregor's...
UFC president Dana White confirms Conor McGregor's claim he offered to step in and face Frankie Edgar tonight at UFC 222, when Edgar lost his original opponent Max Holloway to injury. He says he was never close to making the fight, though. Edgar fought Brian Ortega, and lost via KO in the first roun
UFC 222: Conor McGregor, Max Holloway show support for Frankie Edgar after loss
Max Holloway and Conor McGregor remain some of the best Twitter follows in all of fight sports. The current UFC featherweight and lightweight champions are always good for a one-liner or two, but after UFC 222's co-main event featuring Frankie Edgar and Brian Ortega, Holloway and McGregor showed the
Conor McGregor set to lose his UFC lightweight belt
CONOR MCGREGOR WILL lose his UFC lightweight belt to the victor of Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov's fight at UFC 223 on 7 April, according to UFC President Dana White. McGregor has not fought in UFC since November 2016, when he knocked out Eddie Alvarez to add the lightweight championship to