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If there is anyone in combat sports that might understand how to deal with scrutiny when your indiscretions come to light, it’s probably boxing legend Mike Tyson. Trouble and controversy followed Iron Mike for virtually his entire career, and afterward, so he is in a unique position to speak about MMA’s clown prince of controversy - Conor McGregor.
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The UFC is headed down to Uruguay for the first time in company history, and they’re bringing a title fight to Montevideo. Women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko defends her belt against Liz Carmouche, who controversially beat her by cuts stoppage way back in 2010. As for the co-main event, which I suspect is the fight most want to see over the headliner, is a guaranteed banger between welterweights Vicente Luque and Mike Perry.

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Dubai: The craziest thing could happen at UFC 242 in the purpose-built Yas Arena on September 7 should anything — just anything — happen to any one of the main men featuring in the headline act — lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov or interim title-holder, Dustin Poirier. In the event of either fighter pulling out, due to an ill-timed injury or for whatever other reason, Irish brawler Conor McGregor could step-in as the super-sub.
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The UFC Newark main event just witnessed former interim welterweight champ Colby Covington outstrike ‘Ruthless’ Robbie Lawler. No horse feathers! Covington started out outgripping his adversary, but then switched gears and threw a ton of volume en route to a five-round decision. The #2 ranked UFC welterweight is now on a seven-fight winning streak and just might have a date with the current undisputed champion, Kamaru Usman.

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