UFC 246 Post-Fight interview scrums: Conor McGregor, Dana White, Holly Holm, and more

UFC 246 Post-Fight Interviews

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Conor McGregor stormed back into the Octagon at UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cowboy on Saturday in Las Vegas. He dismantled Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone with a 40-second onslaught that put Cowboy down and out.

After the fight, McGregor, UFC president Dana White, UFC 246 co-main event winner Holly Holm, and several other fighters spoke to the media about UFC 246 and what’s next.

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UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cerrone Results

Main Card (10 pm ET PPV)

  • Conor McGregor def. Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone by TKO (punches) at 0:40, R1
  • Holly Holm def. Raquel Pennington by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Aleksei Oleinik def. Maurice Greene by submission (armbar) at 4:38, R2
  • Brian Kelleher def. Ode Osbourne by submission (guillotine choke) at 2:49, R1
  • Cláudia Gadelha vs. Alexa GrassoCANCELLED
  • Carlos Diego Ferreira def. Anthony Pettis by submission (neck crank) at 1:46, R2

Prelims (8 pm ET on ESPN)

  • Roxanne Modafferi def. Maycee Barber by unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-26)
  • Sodiq Yusuff def. Andre Fili by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
  • Askar Askarov def. Tim Elliott by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Drew Dober def. Nasrat Haqparast by TKO (punches) at 1:10, R1

Early Prelims (7 pm ET on ESPN+)

  • Aleksa Camur def. Justin Ledet by unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27)
  • Sabina Mazo def. JJ Aldrich by split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)

What’s next for Conor McGregor? What do the odds say?

Conor McGregor UFC 246 what is next

You know that mixed martial arts has made it to the big leagues of sports when the oddsmakers start issuing all kinds of crazy prop bets. That’s been going on for a while now, so it appears that MMA has arrived!

But after Conor McGregor’s 40-second destruction of Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone at UFC 246 on Saturday, what are the oddsmakers saying is next for the Irish superstar?

Our friends over at BetOnline have the latest odds on what’s next for McGregor, as well as a few other combat sports related odds, including Jorge Masvidal and Floyd Mayweather.


Conor McGregor Props

McGregor’s next opponent in 2020

  • Jorge Masvidal – 1/2
  • Khabib Nurmagomedov – 3/1
  • Justin Gaethje – 6/1
  • Kamaru Usman – 9/1
  • Nate Diaz – 10/1
  • Floyd Mayweather – 12/1
  • Tony Ferguson – 14/1

Conor McGregor Fights 2020 (Boxing or MMA)

  • Over 3-1/2 Fights +250 (5/2)
  • Under 3-1/2 Fights -400 (1/4)

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Floyd Mayweather Props

Will Floyd Mayweather fight Conor McGregor in 2020?

  • Yes +500 (5/1)
  • No -1000 (1/10)

Will Floyd Mayweather fight Khabib Nurmagomedov in 2020?

  • Yes +500 (5/1)
  • No -1000 (1/10)

Jorge Masvidal Props

Nate Diaz vs Jorge Masvidal

  • Nate Diaz +250 (5/2)
  • Jorge Masvidal -300 (1/3)

Kamaru Usman vs Jorge Masvidal

  • Kamaru Usman -260 (5/13)
  • Jorge Masvidal +200 (2/1)

Conor McGregor vs Jorge Masvidal

  • Conor McGregor +140 (7/5)
  • Jorge Masvidal -160 (5/8)

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Dana White Explains Why He’s Not Keen On Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal

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Khabib’s Father: ‘Give Us $100 Million’ For Conor McGregor Rematch

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Kamaru Usman Comments On Twitter Account Being Hacked

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Dana White Gushes Over Conor McGregor’s UFC 246 Performance

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Raquel Pennington Issues Statement Following UFC 246 Loss

Raquel Pennington has spoken out following her UFC 246 defeat. Pennington took on Holly Holm in a rematch this past Saturday night (Jan. 18). “Rocky” had no answer for Holm’s clinch work. While she kept calling for referee Jason Herzog to break them up, Pennington herself did little to break free of those exchanges. She […]

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Israel Adesanya Says Conor McGregor’s UFC 246 Win Was ‘Gangster’

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