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Tony Ferguson claims UFC's interim lightweight belt, calls out Conor McGregor

LAS VEGAS - According to someone familiar with Conor McGregor, the Irish UFC champion has wanted someone to establish himself as an obvious challenger.

Tony Ferguson obliged Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena, producing a well-planned triangle chokehold to submit No. 7-rated lightweight Kevin Lee in the third round of the UFC 216 main event.

"Where you at, McNuggets?" Ferguson (24-3) roared after claiming his 10th consecutive win and

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