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UFC president Dana White said he would pay Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor $25mn apiece and a cut of pay-per-view proceeds to fight

UFC’s White: ‘I Will Never Talk Bad About Donald Trump’

During Fox News Channel’s Sunday airing of “OBJECTified,” UFC President Dana White praised his friend Donald Trump as someone he will “never talk bad about.” White said way before Trump ever ran for office, the president gave his league its

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UFC Backs President Trump All the Way

President Donald Trump has been a big booster of the world of Ultimate Fighting Championship and, according to a new BuzzFeed article, the UFC is all in for the president in return.

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Former Cowboy Greg Hardy Gets a Fight in the UFC

Former Panthers and Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy, whose NFL career fizzled after a domestic violence incident involving his girlfriend, is now poised to advance in the world of the UFC.

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FS1’s Carter: Floyd Mayweather ‘Can Really Get Hurt’ in UFC

Monday, Fox Sports 1 “First Things First” co-host Cris Carter weighed in on retired boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s flirtation with the UFC, warning the undefeated boxer that he could “really get hurt” switching over at the age of 41. “Look at

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Conor McGregor Released on $50K Bail After New York Assault

New York (AFP) – Irish Mixed Martial Arts superstar Conor McGregor was released on $50,000 bail Friday after being hauled before a US judge on assault and criminal charges over a frenzied attack on a bus of rival fighters that injured two athletes.

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Conor McGregor Seen Leaving Police Station in Handcuffs

[ADULT LANGUAGE WARNING] TMZ Sports captured the moment UFC’s Conor McGregor was led out of a New York Police Department precinct in Brooklyn Friday. McGregor was arrested Thursday for attacking a bus full of fighters after a Thursday news conference for UFC

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Conor McGregor Facing Criminal Charges in New York City

NEW YORK (AP) — Ultimate fighting star Conor McGregor is facing criminal charges in the wake of a backstage melee he allegedly instigated that has forced the removal of three fights from UFC’s biggest card of the year.

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Mayweather Ready to Start MMA Training Soon

Los Angeles (AFP) – Former welterweight boxing king Floyd Mayweather has teased the possibility he may come out of retirement for a mixed martial arts bout, revealing that he plans to start training for the octagon later this year.