Conor McGregor Called the Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw Rivalry Before There was One (UFC 217 Video)

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Former teammates turned rivals Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw are ready to settle the score in the Octagon for the bantamweight title at UFC 217: Bisping vs St-Pierre this Saturday.

But before the rivalry is what we know it as today, it was Conor McGregor that saw a major rift developing between the two former teammates. 

Take a deeper look inside the rivalry, McGregor’s role in it, and what Garbrandt and Dillashaw expect from one another at UFC 217.

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Garbrandt and Dillashaw serve as the co-main event on Saturday at Madison Square Garden. Tune in to MMAWeekly.com for full UFC 217: Bisping vs. St-Pierre Live Results and Fight Stats. The main event features Michael Bisping vs. Georges St-Pierre. Another title bout pits strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk against Rose Namajunas, as Jedrzejczyk aims to tie Ronda Rousey‘s UFC women’s title defense record.

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