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Dana White talks Conor McGregor’s next fight after Nate Diaz

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) UFC Featherweight champion Conor McGregor is scheduled to fight in his second UFC non-title welterweight fight on August 20 at UFC 202. McGregor will rematch Nate Diaz in another scrap at 170 to try and avenge his first UFC loss handed to him by Diaz at UFC 196. […]

Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor set for December 12 in Vegas‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)         The highly anticipated UFC featherweight title unification bout between champion Jose Aldo and interim title holder Conor McGregor will take place December 12 in Las Vegas. UFC President Dana White confirmed the news to Yahoo Sports yesterday evening. Aldo and McGregor were initially set […]

Aldo: ‘I’m going to run over McGregor’‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo was forced to pull out of last month’s UFC 189 event headliner opposite Conor McGregor because of a rib injury. The longtime featherweight title holder spoke to Fox Sports at last weekend’s UFC 190 event in Brazil, where he discussed […]

Aldo discusses McGregor win, says he is down to fight in Ireland!‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Conor McGregor became the UFC interim featherweight champion this past weekend in Las Vegas by defeating Chad Mendes via second-round TKO in their main event fight at UFC 189. It was a fight that most MMA fans and fighters tuned in to watch, with the […]

BJ Penn has kind words for injured featherweight champion Jose Aldo

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Former two-division UFC champion and recent UFC Hall Of Fame inductee, B.J. Penn, was happy that current UFC featherweight champion and former training partner Jose Aldo decided not to fight while injured at this past weekend’s UFC 189 event in Las Vegas. “The Prodigy” told […]

Mendes replaces Aldo, says McGregor is fu*ked

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)     It’s official! Jose Aldo has been forced to withdraw from his scheduled title defense against Conor McGregor due to a rib injury suffered in training. With that said, former title challenger Chad “Money” Mendes (17-2 MMA) will now step-in on short-notice to battle McGregor for the […]