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Have you seen the kid who sneaked backstage at the McGregor-Mayweather press conference with fake credentials, and got within inches of Conor McGregor? His name is Zac Alsop, and he wanted to ask a very important question: Would Conor rather fight twenty duck-sized Mayweather or one Mayweather-sized duck? Find out the vital answer by watching the video above, and get a backstage look at the insanity that was the McGregor-Mayweather press tour.
Watch the top five moments while you are at it.
Cormier and Jones have been particularly heated lately. Jones’ trolling has ramped up to eleven, and Cormier seems less and less bothered by it.
O you comment creeping now. Reading em, you are real deep on my page. Wow I'm amazed! And you say ur in my head? Smh pic.twitter.com/uKma5CHpSv— Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) July 18, 2017
Cormier had gone after Jones (who has been looking particularly jacked of late) in a Facebook post, and Jones came back with a tweetstorm.
So I have a limp dick? When's the last time you spoke with the Mrs. what grown man comments on another man's dick anyways— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) July 18, 2017
I have zero respect for you bitch you're going to really hate me by the time I'm done with you— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) July 18, 2017
See his fucked up hairline? Dude couldn't get a sixpack if his life depended on it. Definitely don't mention genetics pussy— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) July 18, 2017
And this asshole has the nerve to comment on my "leg genetics" has he looked in the mirror?— Jon Bones Jones (@JonnyBones) July 18, 2017
Someone's mad!— Daniel Cormier (@dc_mma) July 18, 2017
Forget McGregor vs. Mayweather. UFC 214 is the fight card MMA fans should be amped for.
If you have HBO, be sure to watch the special on Ramzan Kadryov, featuring the work of MMA journalist Karim Zidan. MMA fighters such as Fabricio Werdum, Chris Weidman, and Frank Mir have taken money from the brutal dictator. Here’s the chilling trailer, in which Kadyrov denies having any gays in Chechnya, and tells the interviewer that Canada can take them, if they exist, to purify the blood:
Here’s the guy who produced the report:
Ryan Spann does sound like a lazy pseudonym...
I want to learn about compound interest while doing my kata
Really hoping this is just regular karate mixed with 401k advice. pic.twitter.com/AQV57xcciR— Daniel Downes (@dannyboydownes) July 18, 2017
Khabib Nurmagomedov punching a fan in the gut. He didn’t pull it either. That was a solid punch.
Khabib Nurmagomedov legit punching a fan in the gut pic.twitter.com/clqM00HUFy— Coral Barry (@Coral__Barry) July 18, 2017
What are the driving forces behind this trend?
This is pretty inspiring to me (because I also have basically no money)
65 Days ago, I had $115 in my bank account and walked into Dallas fighting for my career. Don't ever quit.— Chase Sherman (@ChaseShermanUFC) July 18, 2017
This kid looks fast.
Slips, Rips, and KO Clips
The UFC Fight Pass Tuesday Night Contender Series has featured some pretty exciting up and coming fighters.
This was a crazy fight, back when Bob Sapp actually showed up to fight.
Bob Sapp vs. "Mr. Perfect" Ernesto Hoost 2 - Round 1 (2002) pic.twitter.com/JXP8cEPAe4— Bestrafer7 (@Bestrafer7) July 18, 2017
Man this was a good trilogy
Watching the Gatti/Ward trilogy. pic.twitter.com/GSXvAHXjVs— Scott Bond (@_ScottBond_) July 18, 2017
- This old piece about a 1980s form of MMA that almost took off was written a couple years ago, but I had never read it before. MMA almost had a very different origin story...
- The Mayweather-McGregor storyline has some eerie parallels to the movie the Great White Hype
Podcasts and Video
Tommy Toehold does it again
Bill Burr discussed the McGregor-Mayweather nonsense and offers a solution.
The Co-Main Event podcast
In this CME, tales of a harrowing bicycle accident and some talk of the MMA vs boxing culture clash. https://t.co/jzeeqEnhUX— Ben Fowlkes (@benfowlkesMMA) July 18, 2017
BJJ Scout with the juicy clinch breakdown of the greatest clinch war MMA has ever seen, DC vs Bones.
Andrew Richardson breaks down Kelvin Gastelum’s ground escapes. Follow MMA Mania on Youtube here
Birds are really magic
Stay woke, Maniacs!