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  1. Khabib vs. McGregor ticket prices announced for UFC 229Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | MMAFighting.com

    Tickets for UFC 229 , which features a highly-anticipated lightweight championship main event between current titleholder Khabib Nurmagomedov and former two-division champion Conor McGregor , will go on sale this Friday, Aug. 16, to the general public at 1 p.m. ET. Members of the UFC Fight Club program will have first dibs Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET on www.ufcfightclub.com , and UFC newsletter subscribers are next in line for a Thursday presale at 1 p.m. ET through UFC.com .

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  2. Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov UFC 229 Ticket Prices RevealedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 14 | BleacherReport

    Fans will have to pay a premium to see Conor McGregor 's return to the Octagon against Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 on Oct. 6. According to ESPN.com's Brett Okamoto, tickets will start at $205 and climb to $2,505, which doesn't include any additional fees: Looking at the #UFC229 event and so far and it has to be the worst PPV Conor McGregor has ever headlined in the UFC. Besides his title fight with champ Khabib Nurmagomedov , the card it self is not so great.

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  3. Conor McGregor timeline of controversy and paydays in 693 day wait for UFC fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    CONOR McGregor's 693 days in the UFC wilderness will finally come to an end when the 30-year-old star steps into the Octagon to fight Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 in Las Vegas on October 6. It is a very different-looking UFC to the one he knew before walking away after his UFC 205 TKO stoppage of former lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez. He returns as a challenger, fighting to steal a rival's belt for the first time since his emphatic first round knockout of Jose Aldo in 2015.

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  4. Will Nate Diaz show up at UFC 230?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Double G Sports

    The UFC's brief history in New York City as of this moment has always resulted in success. Both UFC 205 and UFC 217 resulted in big revenue increases, while also proving memories that will last a lifetime.

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  5. White: Expect Two Million PPV Buys For McGregor's ReturnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | MMA Mania

    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, already holds the record for most mixed martial arts pay-per-view buys at 1.6 million for his Nate Diaz rematch at UFC 202 in summer 2016 . But not only is "Notorious" No.

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  6. Conor begins prep ahead of blockbuster UFC boutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 5 | The Mercury

    CONOR McGregor has stepped up his preparations for his UFC comeback - by diving into the Irish Sea for a night training swim session. It was announced by MMA kingpin Dana White last week that McGregor will take on Khabib at UFC 229 on October 6. And to ensure there is no rustiness, McGregor has quite literally thrown himself in at the deep end when it comes to getting into top form for his return to the octagon.

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  7. Dana White Confirms Conor McGregor Won't Be Punished Further by UFCRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | MMA Weekly

    When Conor McGregor launched an appliance dolly that shattered the window of a bus full of UFC 223 fighters, company president Dana White called it, "The most disgusting thing that has every happened in the history of the company." Now, several months later and having just announced one of the biggest fights in UFC history, it appears that White is ready to put the past in the past.

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  8. He's Back! Conor McGregor returns October 6 to face Khabib Nurmagomedov for the Lightweight TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | Double G Sports

    It has been a long, long time coming, but Conor McGregor will finally be making his return to the octagon. At the UFC 25th Anniversary news conference , UFC President Dana White made a special announcement regarding UFC 229.

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  9. Conor-Khabib will be like nothing UFC has seenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Yahoo Sports

    No fight that currently can be made, no fight that has ever been made in the UFC, has the potential to be quite like Khabib Nurmagomedov against Conor McGregor . The bout, to be held Oct. 6 in the main event of UFC 229 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas for the lightweight championship, has an opportunity to sell two million on pay-per-view.

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  10. Conor McGregor opens as slight betting underdog to Khabib Nurmagomedov for UFC 229 returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | MMAFighting.com

    Conor McGregor may be the betting underdog for his UFC 229 return against lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov , but that may not last for long. McGregor opened as a slight betting underdog to Nurmagomedov on Friday afternoon following the UFC's announcement of the Oct. 6 mega-fight at UFC 229, according to odds posted by online bookmaker Bovada .

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  11. Explosive McGregor bombshell revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | NEWS.com.au

    UFC president Dana White waited until the has very last minute to drop the bomb the fight world has been holding its breath over. UFC president Dana White has confirmed Conor McGregor will make his return to the sport this year against Khabib Nurmagomedov.

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  12. UFC surprise announcement: Conor McGregor to fight Khabib NurmagomedovRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | The Daily Breeze

    As fighters filled the stage at the Orpheum Theatre on Friday to promote the remainder of the UFC's 2018 calendar, the crowd was despondent over some significant no-shows. First, Nate Diaz wasn't there to face off against Dustin Poirier for their recently announced Nov. 3 fight at UFC 230 at Madison Square Garden.

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  13. Pushing ethics aside, UFC secured the Conor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | CBS Sports

    Did you hear the explosion that erupted on social media on Friday afternoon when UFC president Dana White closed the promotion's 25th anniversary fall news conference in Los Angeles by throwing to a video promo on the big screen behind him? It was the sound of hope being sprung, money being printed and the temporary health of a sport being diagnosed a clean bill.

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  14. Watch: UFC announces Oct. 6 bout between McGregor, NurmagomedovRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | UPI

    The UFC made the announcement at the end of a news conference at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles. McGregor hasn't fought in UFC since beating Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 on Nov. 12, 2016.

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  15. Conor McGregor to Fight Khabib Nurmagomedov in Return at UFC 229Read the original story

    Friday Aug 3 | BleacherReport

    Superstar MMA fighter Conor McGregor, who hasn't fought in the UFC since Nov. 2016, is making his return to the Octagon. According to Damon Martin of UFC.com, McGregor has agreed to a lightweight title bout against Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 on Oct. 6 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

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  16. UFC 229 odds: Is Conor McGregor or Khabib...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | CBS Sports

    He'll have his work cut out for him though, as the fight odds open with McGregor as an underdog against Khabib Nurmagomedov. After Friday's announcement that the title fight was set for UFC 229 in Oct. 6, McGregor was given +160 odds while Khabib opened as a -200 favorite, via Bovada .

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  17. Conor McGregor to face Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Denver Post

    In this Friday, Nov. 11, 2016, file photo, Conor McGregor stands on a scale during the weigh-in event for his fight against Eddie Alvarez in UFC 205 mixed martial arts at Madison Square Garden in New York. McGregor will take on lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov on Oct. 6 at UFC 229, the company announced on Friday during its anniversary press conference.

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  18. McGregor to fight undefeated champ Nurmagomedov in UFC returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | Reuters

    Soccer Football - World Cup - Final - France v Croatia - Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow, Russia - July 15, 2018 Conor McGregor in the stands before the match REUTERS/Darren Staples Conor McGregor will return to the Octagon when he fights undefeated lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229 in at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Oct. 6, the UFC announced on Friday. McGregor's last UFC fight was in November 2016 when he defeated lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez with a second-round KO to become the first fighter to hold two world titles simultaneously - McGregor also held the featherweight title at the time.

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  19. Khabib Nurmagomedov's Manager Says He'll Be Happy With $10 Million For Conor McGregor FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | Forbes.com

    Khabib Nurmagomedov's manager expects his client to be paid if he faces Conor McGregor inside the UFC octagon. "We will get a deal done," Nurmagomedov's manager Ali Abdelaziz said this week .

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  20. Conor McGregor on Khabib Nurmagomedov fight: 'It's not official, but we're close'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | USA Today

    Conor McGregor on Khabib Nurmagomedov fight: 'It's not official, but we're close' McGregor said he hopes the fight will take place in 2018, but not likely at Madison Square Garden. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2v4b85q Conor McGregor pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct, avoiding jail time, for his role in the UFC 223 media day fracas at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.

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