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  1. Trainer: Conor McGregor will knockout Dennis Siver in the first exchange at UFC 'Boston'Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | MMA Mania

    John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor's head coach, just upped the ante ahead of tonight's UFC Fight Night 59 main event between "Notorious" and Dennis Siver. Not long after Conor declared that he'd stop the German kickboxer in the opening frame, Kavanagh cleared it up by saying it will happen during the first exchange.


  2. UFC Fight Night 59: McGregor vs. Siver Main Card Betting Odds and PredictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | BleacherReport

    ... is not reality. There's a reason Siver has been on the UFC roster for more than seven years. Having only lost to Cub Swanson at 145 pounds, he's not a combatant anyone should take lightly. While he doesn't match up well with McGregor stylistically, ...


  3. Dennis Siver's Top 5 UFC MomentsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | MMA Mania

    ... Octagon. He has also been on the cusp of achieving top contender status twice, against both Donald Cerrone and Cub Swanson , but was finished on both occasions. Siver is 3-1-0-1 in his last five fights and a win over the seemingly insurmountable ...


  4. Conor McGregor, UFC's mouth that roars, backing up his talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 |

    ... division than ever before. He says he doesn't want much from the other featherweight fighters in return a Cub Swanson, who in a recent tweet said he wished he received the same amount of promotion for his No. 1 contender bouts as McGregor is ...


  5. How's Taste My Tweet Tweet? Jon Jones' one-night in rehab, Ben Askren's milestone, coffee brasRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | BloodyElbow

    There's a ton of tweets below, but first, don't forget to follow me on twitter and instagram : @antontabuena "Just had the Guy sittn across fr me on the train say "You have a nice quiet voice....LMAO...I'm on da train shoulda give him "We Rollllnnnn"" -Burt Watson "Do you ever feel... Like a plastic bag... Floating through the wind... Wanting to start again?" - David Michaud , well Paige, there we go "I wish I got this much media push when I fought Dennis Siver or for the multiple #1 contender fights I had" - Cub Swanson "They didn't even tell bendo he was fighting cowboy or ask him? Just let him find out like the average fans? That's fucked man" - I am proud to call myself a feminist.


  6. Conor McGregor's coach: Dennis Siver is 'there to make Conor look good'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 |

    ... Kavanagh said. "I don't know which way is the way to say it. I don't think it would have mattered had it been Cub Swanson . I would have called that a showcase fight. When they're facing Conor, it's just different." UFC president Dana White has said ...


  7. UFC: Does Conor McGregor Deserve a Title Shot with Win?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... over now No. 9-ranked Charles and a first-time featherweight B.J. Penn before dominating the now-fourth-ranked Cub Swanson for nearly five full rounds. But Edgar already had his shot at the champion; and it came off of back-to-back losses to Benson ...


  8. Morning Report: John Kavanagh ups the ante on Conor McGregor's two-minute stoppage predictionRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 |

    ... is the same," said Kavanagh. "No matter who he ends up facing. If it's Siver, great. If he drops out and Cub Swanson steps in, great. It doesn't make a difference. The preparation is done as best as we can and then in interviews if you're asked to ...


  9. Conor McGregor vows to defeat Dennis Siver in 'under two minutes'Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 4 |

    ... to dispatch him, and again it will make way for the football stadium in Ireland." With featherweight contenders Cub Swanson and Dennis Bermudez suffering recent streak-ending losses, McGregor, 26, was promised the next title shot at champion Jose ...


  10. Conor McGregor gets shot at Jose Aldo with win over Dennis Siver; Dublin stadium possibleRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 |

    ... itle shot isn't likely to sit well with other qualified contenders in the featherweight division. "What a joke!" Cub Swanson tweeted, in response to the news.


  11. Morning Report: Frankie Edgar says UFC would give Conor McGregor a...Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 |

    ... convinced he'll get to face either any time soon. Fresh off a dominant, fifth-round submission victory over Cub Swanson in Austin on Nov. 22, Edgar believes he's earned another shot at Aldo. "I just beat the guy that was promised a title shot, the ...


  12. TUF 20 Finale: Slick Submission Ace Charles Oliveira In Tough Against Hard-Hitting Jeremy StephensRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... to the featherweight ranks; those setbacks have come against elite competition in the forms of Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson . Oliveira is currently ranked No. 14 in the division. "Do Bronx" had been slated to have a rematch at Fight Night 50 in ...


  13. TUF 20 Finale notes: Jeremy Stephens confident vs. Charles Oliveira...Read the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 |

    ... him. I've got the power." Stephens (23-10) is coming off a tough, five-round unanimous decision loss to Cub Swanson in June, A win there would have put him in the 145-pound title discussion. Instead, he'll have to work his way back up starting with ...


  14. The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 20 Finale fight card: Jeremy Stephens vs Charles Oliveira fight previewRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | MMA Mania

    ... down to featherweight. Since then, he's won three of his last four, with his sole loss coming to top contender Cub Swanson in a five-round war. On the other hand, Oliveira is still struggling to find consistency inside the Octagon, regardless of ...


  15. UFC 181 Results: 10 Burning Questions Heading into TUF20 Finale, UFC on Fox 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... opponents with his haymakers. Unfortunately, his opportunity to vault into title contention at the expense of Cub Swanson was wasted. Theoretically, this should be a slam-dunk for Stephens. Oliveira's below-average wrestling and mediocre striking ...


  16. Travis Browne Looking To Get Back Into Title Contention At UFC 181Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Rant MMA

    ... Fighting along with UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and top contenders including Donald Cerrone , Cub Swanson , Diego Sanchez , John Dodson , Tim Kennedy and many more. He also trains out of Alliance MMA , another prestigious gym with many ...


  17. Aldo, Edgar, and McGregor: Have Your Cake And Eat It TooRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    One of the biggest questions in MMA as of late has been whether Frankie Edgar or Conor McGregor will be the next challenger for featherweight kingpin Jose Aldo's championship belt. "The Answer" absolutely dominated the resurgent Cub Swanson en route to a fifth round submission win in what was easily one of the most impressive performances of his already Hall of Fame-worthy career.


  18. Conor McGregor Rips Frankie Edgar on Twitter, Calls for Next Shot at Jose AldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | BleacherReport

    UFC featherweight contender Conor McGregor believes he should get the title shot at 145 pounds based on his ability to sell tickets, and he didn't mind sharing that sentiment with fellow contender Frankie Edgar . Edgar, a former UFC lightweight champion who lost to featherweight titleholder Jose Aldo at UFC 156 in February 2013, has many pundits calling for a rematch after he decimated Cub Swanson at UFC Fight Night 57 last Saturday.


  19. Tweets of the Day: Conor McGregor or Frankie Edgar, who deserves the next UFC title shot?Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | BloodyElbow

    Shortly after his dominant win over Cub Swanson , Frankie Edgar took to twitter to state his case for a rematch against Jose Aldo . He referenced nearing a UFC record and linked to an online poll that showed slightly more voters wanted to see him get the next title shot over Conor McGregor: By my next fight I will have more time in the @ufc octagon than anyone else including gsp and bj.


  20. Pic: Even Russia thinks Frankie Edgar is a more worthy title contender than Conor McGregorRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 | MMA Mania

    Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight contender Frankie Edgar, who blew the doors off No. 2-ranked Cub Swanson earlier this month in Austin, Texas , argued his case for a crack at the 145-pound title by posting a UFC poll that had the mixed martial arts favoring him over Irish sensation Conor McGregor.