He thinks his next bout will be a featherweight title defense, but he vowed to return to higher weight classes. And after the first round, the odds appeared to be in McGregor's favor. With about 40 seconds left in the second, Diaz slammed McGregor down on his back, choked him and won. And many believed his lack of time to prepare would result in another McGregor victory.
There are no muscle problems, only contact injuries, so it is not our fault any more . A glum mood around Old Trafford has been lifted by three wins in the space of a week, despite being hampered by a lengthy injury list. Most of the players can not show that every week, so it is a big risk but, at the end, we are in three competitions still and the team has more spirit and the older players are coming back.
Conor McGregor's rise to the top of the UFC came to a dramatic end on Sunday, stunned by rival Nate Diaz. Diaz then locked in a deep rear naked choke and got the tap from McGregor who was defeated for the first ever time in the UFC to shock of the packed out arena and millions watching around the world.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has rejected Alexis Sanchez's claims that the team lack belief that they can win the Premier League title. Bentaleb, who was a regular starter under Pochettino last season but has started only twice in the league this term, requested to play for the youth team after being left out of the squad against West Ham in midweek.
As a result they've suffered with setbacks, but with Antonio Valencia, Marouane Fellaini and Phil Jones all confirmed as back in training, they'll need to pass Van Gaal's test first before featuring in first-team matches. But he has certain qualities. Ikechi Anya of Watford and Daley Blind of Manchester United compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Watford and Manchester United at Vicarage Road on November 21, 2015 in Watford , England.
Tate was absolutely relentless as she hammered Holm with some hard elbows before transitioning to take her back with just over a minute to go in the round. 'She's unsafe and is capable of catching anyone at any moment'. Instead, media members continuously asked Holly about the next fight, the one promised to Rousey after her shocking loss in November.