WATCH: The first press conference for UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor
Conor McGregor has been handed a second chance to create UFC history.
The featherweight champion of the world, 20-3, will move up a weight class to take on his lightweight counterpart Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205.
McGregor's bout with Alvarez presents him with the opportunity to become the first man in UFC history to hold two titles simultaneously.
UFC 205 takes place at Madison Square Garden in New York City on November 12.
The card is a historic one as it's the first event the promotion has held in 'The Big Apple' since 1995.
The landmark card also features two other title fights.... read more
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