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Midnight Mania! Mayweather’s supposed trouble with southpaws debunked

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It is a truism at this point that Floyd Mayweather has “trouble” dealing with southpaws. This is usually brought up in conjunction with Conor McGregor’s chances against him. This fight is big enough that everyone has an opinion, ranging from reasonable to bad or just flat-out biased. Floyd, after all, has managed to remain undefeated against every southpaw he has faced, so how bad can his troubles be?

The following two videos take a deep dive into the issue and bring us clarity:


Is Mayweather shading McGregor’s weird training practices here?

Bikram Yoga #TMT #TBE #MayweatherPromotions #bikramyoga #yoga

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Because McGregor is not going to be outdone with non-combat related training

Late night swimming rounds in the "orange zone" of the @conormcgregorfast conditioning program.

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Jim Miller goes full ‘Murica for his last sparring session before his UFC 213 bout with Anthony Pettis

Tim Kennedy is at the very least mildly disturbed, and I don’t think he would deny that. Some of these are funny, though.

Justin Gaethje’s Q&A (also, he says he is going to kill Michael Johnson)

Did you watch Chris Weidman on the MMA Hour? If not, you missed his story of beating up a kid as a gym teacher

Slips, Rips, and Knockout Clips

Yoel Romero at forty years old is still in contention for “best athlete in the UFC”, and I won’t get tired of posting GIFs of him being superhuman.

Justin Gaethje’s highlight reel is just as violent

I’m so happy Lawler-Cerrone has been rebooked for UFC 214. Lawler was the most entertaining welterweight champion of all time.

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FanPost of the Day

Remember that reporter Chael Sonnen called a sweet potato? (How is that even a compliment, by the way?) Well, Eric_Holden figured out who she is and found her Youtube channel, so... you’re welcome.

Podcasts and Video

TUF 25 full fight card predictions with Flyin Brian J. Subscribe to MMAMania’s Youtube Channel here

Fight Nerds TUF 25 Finale Pre-Fight Letter Grades

The Co-Main Event Podcast

The Severe MMA podcast

Random Land

Happy fourth of July- watch this bald eagle get a 3D-printed replacement beak

This is the luckiest dude I’ve seen in a long time

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