Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather – Who’s Got More To Lose!
By Evan Coughlan March 28, 2017 (No)
Ever since Conor McGregor billion-dollar-strutted his way out of the Octagon in November 2016, after becoming the first two weight world champion in UFC history, he has had a lot to say about the man he wants to fight next. You’d be forgiven for thinking ‘The Notorious One’ wanted to complete his trilogy with Nate Diaz or move up another weight division and take on Welterweight champ Tyron Woodley, but no, McGregor has his sights set on another man, in another sport entirely! And that man just so happens to be one of the greatest boxers of all time, Floyd Mayweather. With a boxing bout between McGregor and Mayweather looking […]
Round 2: The Conor McGregor Bandwagoner’s Guide To UFC 205!
By Darren Bates November 8, 2016 (No)
For all you Conor McGregor Bandwagoner’s out there, we at thesharpe.com have put together a definitive guide to yet another UFC event, and this time it’s the granddaddy of them all, UFC 205. Why has UFC 205 been so hyped? UFC 205 is easily one of the most anticipated UFC events of recent memory, if not of all time, and there are a couple of reasons for this. Conor McGregor is on the card, obviously! Let’s face it, the fact that ‘The Notorious One’ is on this card increases the entire event’s appeal one hundred-fold. Conor himself has said that fighters are “blessed” to feature on a preliminary card alongside […]
The Conor McGregor Bandwagoner’s Guide to UFC 204!
By Darren Bates October 3, 2016 (No)
UFC 204 is less than a week out and this is usually around the time that the “Conor McGregor Bandwagoners” come out of the woodwork in search of info that’ll help them impress that one mate who’s been watching UFC since before it was “mainstream”. To save you the trouble of having to scour the internet, we at The Sharpe have put together the definitive “Conor McGregor Bandwagoner’s Guide to UFC 204” with a few extra nuggets thrown in for good measure. Is Conor McGregor fighting? Sorry McGregor fans, ‘The Notorious’ isn’t scheduled to fight until UFC 205, the one after UFC 204 (get it, the numbers are sequential). The […]
What Happens If Conor McGregor Loses This Rematch?
By theSharpeUser July 16, 2016 (No)
On August 20th at Ufc 202 Conor McGregor will get a shot at redemption against the man who took his unbeaten record. Nate Diaz, who came in as a late replacement for Rafael Dos Anjos stunned the Ufc world by beating McGregor when the two last met. And as the two prepare to meet again many are wondering whether this revenge mission is a smart decision from McGregor’s point of view. The fact that the fight is at 170lbs again makes it all the more difficult for McGregor and only time will tell if he has bitten off more than he can chew. The ultra confident McGregor sees only a […]
McGregor: Is the hype over or is he only getting started?
By theSharpeUser May 14, 2016 (No)
How many of you’ have hopped onto the McGregor bandwagon? What are your thoughts on ‘The Notorious’? Well whatever they are, you just can’t dispute what a talent this Dublin born fighter is. The McGregor bandwagon was going strong, gathering pace and supporters by the thousands. Following back to back wins against Mendes and Aldo, the bandwagon was at its pinnacle point. Then came March 6th, McGregor V Diaz, where the bandwagon came to a crashing halt, like the fighter himself. The Headlines read “ Diaz shocks Mcgregor”’ “McGregor Defeated”. This defeat shocked almost everyone watching. Apart from the some of the “real mma” fans who called the shock. The […]