“Junior” vs. “Notorious” for the undisputed UFC featherweight championship! MMAmania polled the pros for answers …
It’s (almost) time …
After 10 months filled with frustration, insults and mind games, Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor are finally set to do battle at UFC 194 inside MGM Grand in Las Vegas tonight (Sat., Dec. 12, 2015).
The combustible duo will lock horns after their previously scheduled UFC 189 headliner last July was upended by a rib injury to “Junior,” leading two-time title challenger Chad Mendes to take his place and fight “Notorious” for the interim 145-pound belt.
The smack-talking Irishman prevailed admirably — though the All-American wrestler made it very tough — via second-round (technical) knockout. Aldo has since protected his mid-section appropriately in training and here we are.
Who will it be, “Mystic Mac,” or the pound-for-pound best Aldo? MMAmania.com spoke to the pros and got you answers (sort of).
Light Heavyweight, Glover Teixeira:
“Aldo is my boy; he’s my friend. He’s my good friend; we talk all the time. I just think his skills and his speed [will be the difference]. McGregor is no joke; he’s not just a talker. It’s going to be a ….View original article
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