Is the Poirier Fight McGregor’s Last Shot?

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It may be some time off yet, but MMA fans are eagerly looking ahead to UFC 264 in July. Taking place at the T-Mobile Arena in Nevada, its headliner will be the mega-hyped trilogy fight between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier, and it’s safe to say the appetite for the bout is fierce. Sports journalist […] READ MORE


McGregor v Poirier II: The Build to the Second Installment

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This weekend’s UFC 257 headliner features a rematch six and a half years in the making. A lot has changed since Conor McGregor quickly took out Dustin Poirier during their featherweight bout at UFC 178. Although the two fighters have taken a vastly different route to get to this point, they each find themselves in […] READ MORE


The State Of the UFC Lightweight Division

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When talking about the absolutely loaded UFC lightweight division, there isn’t only one name to keep an eye on. There are numerous contenders in the division that can vie for the title belt that is currently held by Eddie Alvarez. Names like Rafael Dos Anjos, Tony Ferguson, Khabib Nurmagomedov, Nate Diaz and Edson Barboza round out […] READ MORE



The Parting Shot #128: Sean Wheelock, Anthony Birchak, Niall McGrath

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The Parting Shot Podcast is back with our 128th Episode brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our partners at LastWordOnSports.com. This week Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First, Talking Brawls Host/Producer Niall McGrath (@niallmcgrath4) joins the The Big 3 Then we’re joined by former Bellator MMA broadcaster Sean Wheelock about being the new voice of Titan FC. […] READ MORE


Hammer 269: Worst UFC Card Ever?

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The Boys at the Hammer feature weekly coverage of all things MMA. They have one of the premier radio shows in the world of MMA broadcasted weekly on Wednesday nights on 93.3 FM, CFMU and here at Last Word on Sports. The UFC Fight Pass event taking place this coming Saturday has lost both it’s […] READ MORE


UFN 76: Dublin Main Event Cancelled..Again

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No luck of the Irish for the UFC. The UFC’s return to Dublin for Fight Night 76 main card took another hit today as it was announced the replacement headlining bout between Irishman Joseph Duffy and Dustin Poirier has been scrapped due to a mild-concussion suffered by Duffy in training. Fellow Irishman Paddy Holohan will […] READ MORE




UFC Fight Night 68: Henderson vs Boetsch Results

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On Saturday, the UFC returned to Cajun Country when they presented Fight Night 68. The event emanated from the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana and was broadcast live on Fight Pass and Fox Sports 1. When the final bell ended we had all been treated to one of the most exciting cards in […] READ MORE