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# eddie-alvarez - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Former McGregor title rival Eddie Alvarez leaves UFC for Asian MMA promotion

Alvarez becomes “one of the biggest athlete signings in the history of ONE Championship”.

# eddie-alvarez - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Eddie Alvarez's intriguing theory about why Conor McGregor hasn't been stripped of his title

“I think on the day of the weigh-ins, they’re going to strip him.”

# eddie-alvarez - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Eddie Alvarez uses 'worst nightmare' McGregor loss to mentor struggling fighter TUF Times This post contains videos

Eddie Alvarez uses 'worst nightmare' McGregor loss to mentor struggling fighter

Alvarez relinquished his UFC lightweight title to McGregor at Madison Square Garden last November.

# eddie-alvarez - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Ex-UFC champion Eddie Alvarez visits Gaelic footballer involved in serious car accident

Tyrone man Aaron Elliot was left severely-injured after being struck by a vehicle in Philadelphia.

# eddie-alvarez - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Dana White hints at introducing instant replays to UFC after Poirier-Alvarez stoppage

The promotion’s president was unhappy with the decision to stop last night’s lightweight bout in Dallas.

# eddie-alvarez - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Eddie Alvarez to make his return against another former foe of Conor McGregor

Alvarez will be fighting for the first time since relinquishing the lightweight title to McGregor last November.

# eddie-alvarez - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Eddie Alvarez releases brutally honest statement in the wake of McGregor defeat

“I managed to make it to the biggest stage and f**ked it all up when I arrived.”

# eddie-alvarez - Monday 14 November, 2016

'Conor is special... I've never dealt with anybody like this kid'

Dana White has been singing his praises but Conor McGregor has issued the UFC with an ultimatum.

# eddie-alvarez - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Eddie Alvarez says he was 'stupid and foolish', and Conor McGregor made him pay

Alvarez’s decision to abandon gameplan left him at McGregor’s mercy.

Daddy-to-be McGregor demands ownership stake in the UFC as he hints at hiatus

“I’m going to be a daddy early next year. I’m crapping my jocks.”

'I'd like to apologise... to absolutely nobody': McGregor's unforgettable post-fight interview

“There’s a reason why we’re at the top of the game,” McGregor tells Irish fans. “Because of me and because of you.”

Watch the UFC 205 post-fight press conference Reaction This post contains videos

Watch the UFC 205 post-fight press conference

Conor McGregor and co. were in front of the media in New York after UFC 205.

As it happened: Conor McGregor makes history at UFC 205 in New York

We went live through the night to watch The Notorious beat Eddie Alvarez and become the UFC’s first simultaneous two-weight champion.

# eddie-alvarez - Saturday 12 November, 2016

'Our rugby team have spurred us on to make it another memorable night for Ireland'

John Kavanagh delivers his pre-fight thoughts from New York ahead of Conor McGregor’s bid for history.

Conor McGregor's old sparring partner still sees the Crumlin kid behind the showman

Conor McGregor is looking to create history tonight and his boxing skills have helped him along the way.

Poll: Will Conor McGregor make history tonight in New York? Your Call This post contains a poll

Poll: Will Conor McGregor make history tonight in New York?

The reigning featherweight champion can become the first fighter ever to hold two UFC titles at the same time.

McGregor's precision and power can plant seeds of history in the Garden

Conor McGregor aims to achieve the unprecedented at the expense of Eddie Alvarez tonight in New York.

# eddie-alvarez - Friday 11 November, 2016

Video: Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor weigh in for UFC 205 Head To Head This post contains videos

Video: Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor weigh in for UFC 205

The fighters on the UFC’s debut New York City card square off at Madison Square Garden.

The shape of things to come? Embedded This post contains videos

The shape of things to come?

Conor McGregor tries on a second UFC belt in another episode of Embedded ahead of this weekend’s fight.

All the info you need to watch Conor McGregor's lightweight title fight this weekend

McGregor aims to win another UFC belt in New York tomorrow night.

Letter from New York: Press conference theatrics were more Broadway than Madison Square Garden

Things got heated between Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor.

# eddie-alvarez - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Another UFC press conference descends into chaos as McGregor and Alvarez are kept apart

It got a little wild at Madison Square Garden this evening.

Watch: Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor at the UFC 205 press conference Fighting Talk This post contains videos

Watch: Eddie Alvarez and Conor McGregor at the UFC 205 press conference

Ahead of their bout on Saturday night, Alvarez and McGregor addressed the media this evening in New York.

Khabib has been promised the winner of Alvarez-McGregor but he's not sure it will happen

Nurmagomedov has been here before.

Frankie Edgar: McGregor would still be running from me if I had beaten Aldo

The former lightweight champion’s hopes of a shot at the Dubliner were dented in July.

Letter from New York: UFC's Madison Square Garden debut trumped by US election

Conor McGregor is aiming to make history but Donald Trump is the headline act in New York.

'This is one of the best days of my life' - A fan in NYC meets McGregor before UFC 205

The countdown is on to Saturday night at Madison Square Garden.

Danis believes McGregor can finish Alvarez 'quicker than Jose Aldo'

The Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt doesn’t expect Alvarez to last long at UFC 205.

# eddie-alvarez - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

'Saturday night I become immortal'

Victory at Madison Square Garden this weekend will seal an unprecedented achievement for Conor McGregor.

Alvarez predicts submission win over McGregor but insists he won't rely on his wrestling

“I think I’m going to land big shots.”

Eddie Alvarez sources a Conor McGregor replica in the latest episode of Embedded Ufc 205 This post contains videos

Eddie Alvarez sources a Conor McGregor replica in the latest episode of Embedded

Alvarez and McGregor are rounding off their preparations for Saturday night’s bout at Madison Square Garden.

Roddy: 'He's on fire... I've been struggling to go 25 minutes with him on the pads'

Owen Roddy, Conor McGregor’s striking coach, says the Dubliner will have “way too much” for Eddie Alvarez.

# eddie-alvarez - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

How a spectacular ending to his last lightweight fight earned Conor McGregor a place in the UFC

Nearly four years later he’s finally back at 155 pounds.

Gallagher expects 'the best Conor McGregor we've ever seen' at UFC 205

SBG featherweight James Gallagher believes McGregor will replicate his achievements with Cage Warriors.

# eddie-alvarez - Monday 7 November, 2016

Alvarez: 'He started talking about my wife and kids... For me it's a sign of desperation' Embedded This post contains videos

Alvarez: 'He started talking about my wife and kids... For me it's a sign of desperation'

Conor McGregor’s latest opponent believes he’s getting inside his head.

Here's how Eddie Alvarez made short work of Rafael Dos Anjos to become UFC champ Flashback This post contains videos

Here's how Eddie Alvarez made short work of Rafael Dos Anjos to become UFC champ

Alvarez makes his first defence against Conor McGregor this weekend.

# eddie-alvarez - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Welterweight is too hot, featherweight is too cold, but lightweight is just right Goldilocks This post contains videos

Welterweight is too hot, featherweight is too cold, but lightweight is just right

John Kavanagh speaks exclusively to The42 ahead of Conor McGregor’s clash with Eddie Alvarez.

# eddie-alvarez - Saturday 5 November, 2016

New UFC 205 promo will have you counting down the final 7 days Start Spreading The News This post contains videos

New UFC 205 promo will have you counting down the final 7 days

Conor McGregor’s bid for the lightweight title and UFC history is now just one week away.

# eddie-alvarez - Friday 4 November, 2016

'There's a lot of avenues I can take, there's a lot of paths I can head down'

Conor McGregor is keeping a lid on his plans for 2017 until after he faces Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205.

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