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Alvarez, Woodley Latest Examples Of Conor McGregor’s Influence On UFC

Conor McGregor

With last month’s opening-round, knockout-victory over Rafael dos Anjos, seasoned MMA veteran Eddie Alvarez beat the odds to become the UFC’s new lightweight king and the latest unofficial member of the promotion’s growing group of late-blooming champions. Alvarez has waited a very long time to get to the top—and he’s definitely paid his dues along the way. But the proud ...

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UFC 171: Did Tyron Woodley do enough to earn a title shot ?

Tyron Woodley

In a fight that was expected to produce the next welterweight title threat, Tyron Woodley took advantage of an injury suffered by Carlos Condit early in the second round, and as a result, walked away as the controversial winner of Saturday night’s co-main event. Leading up to the highly anticipated bout, the combined experience of these two led fight fans ...

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