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#Las Vegas

# las-vegas - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

Racing suspend Castro for missing Champions Cup semi to hit Vegas with PSG

The 34-year-old missed Racing’s Champions Cup semi-final win against Leicester.

# las-vegas - Sunday 24 April, 2016

After 15-month absence, Jon Jones returns to take interim light heavyweight title at UFC 197

Elsewhere, Demetrious Johnson took less than three minutes to easily get the better of Henry Cejudo.

# las-vegas - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Miesha Tate will defend her belt for the first time at UFC 200

Amanda Nunes has been confirmed as the opponent for 9 July.

# las-vegas - Thursday 31 March, 2016

John Kavanagh: Conor is the more skilful fighter and he’ll prove that in July

The SBG head coach writes exclusively for The42 on the announcement of the Diaz-McGregor rematch.

# las-vegas - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

‘The reason this is happening at 170lbs is because Conor McGregor is a bit of a wildman’

The Diaz-McGregor rematch looks set to be announced this week.

# las-vegas - Monday 29 February, 2016

We’re less than a week out and the UFC have just released a new promo for McGregor v Diaz We're Pumped This post contains videos

We’re less than a week out and the UFC have just released a new promo for McGregor v Diaz

With a replacement fighter secured, it’s all systems go for UFC 196′s main event.

# las-vegas - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Toulon release Quade Cooper to make sevens bow in Vegas

The fly-half could face his club-mate Bryan Habana at the tournament.

# las-vegas - Saturday 20 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie “Sanders and Clinton do not speak…”: 48 hours in Sin City with Hillary Viva Las Vegas

“Sanders and Clinton do not speak…”: 48 hours in Sin City with Hillary

On the trail with the Democratic White House hopeful, ahead of today’s Nevada vote…

# las-vegas - Thursday 28 January, 2016

McGregor’s lightweight title fight will now be at UFC 196 but it’s just the name that’s changed

The UFC have done some reshuffling after losing the heavyweight match-up between Fabricio Werdum and Cain Valasquez.

# las-vegas - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

McGregor predicts he will be a THREE-WEIGHT champion by the end of 2016

Aiming to make history on 5 March, the Dubliner laid out his plans for the year at tonight’s press conference in Las Vegas.

WATCH: McGregor and dos Anjos meet at UFC 197 press conference Trash Talking This post contains videos

WATCH: McGregor and dos Anjos meet at UFC 197 press conference

The featherweight and lightweight champions stood toe-to-toe at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas this evening.

# las-vegas - Friday 15 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Céline Dion’s husband René Angélil has died at the age of 73 RIP

Céline Dion’s husband René Angélil has died at the age of 73

He had been his wife’s long-time manager.

# las-vegas - Sunday 3 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Chris Brown denies hitting woman at Las Vegas hotel Allegations

Chris Brown denies hitting woman at Las Vegas hotel

The singer’s publicist said the claims are “unequivocally untrue”.

# las-vegas - Monday 21 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie One killed and 37 injured after car mounts path on Las Vegas Strip Planet Hollywood

One killed and 37 injured after car mounts path on Las Vegas Strip

Police say it may have been intentional.

# las-vegas - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Doubters must admit defeat as record-breaking McGregor answers last big question with ease

Paul Dollery signs off from UFC 194 in Las Vegas.

Conor McGregor outlines where he goes from here after dethroning Jose Aldo

A featherweight title defence, a lightweight title shot… or both?

Watch Conor McGregor’s first press conference as an undisputed UFC champion Reaction This post contains videos

Watch Conor McGregor’s first press conference as an undisputed UFC champion

Here’s what he had to say after defeating Jose Aldo.

Conor McGregor defeats Jose Aldo in just 13 seconds at UFC 194

McGregor is now the undisputed UFC featherweight champion.

Rockhold stops Weidman to become the new UFC middleweight champion

The Californian got the job done in the fourth round.

Demian Maia dominates Gunnar Nelson with incredibly impressive performance

It was 30-26, 30-25, 30-25 on the scorecards.

All the results from tonight’s UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor card in Las Vegas

Here’s how it all went down on an unforgettable night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.

# las-vegas - Saturday 12 December, 2015

All the info you need to watch Aldo versus McGregor live tonight

If you plan on tuning in for all the action from Las Vegas, here’s what you should know.

Cerrone: I’ll slap McGregor’s ass and call him a little schoolgirl at Croke Park

‘Cowboy’ wants a big payday when McGregor makes his imminent move to the lightweight division.

Gunnar Nelson: Ireland feels like home and the people are my countrymen

Only Conor McGregor will receive a louder reception than Ireland’s favourite Icelander tonight in Vegas.

More analysis of this match-up creates further uncertainty about the outcome

Jose Aldo faces Conor McGregor tonight in a featherweight title unification bout at UFC 194.

Explainer: Never watched an MMA fight before? Here’s what you should know

Conor McGregor takes on Jose Aldo tonight in Las Vegas.

The final UFC Embedded episodes have landed ahead of tonight’s big fight It's Time This post contains videos

The final UFC Embedded episodes have landed ahead of tonight’s big fight

The year-long build-up is finally over.

Open thread and poll: Will it be Aldo or McGregor in tonight’s UFC 194 main event? Your Call This post contains a poll

Open thread and poll: Will it be Aldo or McGregor in tonight’s UFC 194 main event?

An undisputed UFC featherweight champion will be crowned.

Did Aldo get under McGregor’s skin at the UFC 194 weigh-ins? Mind Games This post contains videos

Did Aldo get under McGregor’s skin at the UFC 194 weigh-ins?

The Brazilian mimicked his opponent and McGregor didn’t like it.

# las-vegas - Friday 11 December, 2015

‘Conor is doing a great job of promoting fights and we’re all benefitting’

Joe Lauzon looks ahead to Aldo versus McGregor, as well as his own fight tonight against Evan Dunham.

Our journey to the biggest fight in UFC history started in a video shop on George’s Street in 1996

John Kavanagh brings us his latest exclusive column ahead of tomorrow night’s fight at UFC 194.

How to live your life like Conor McGregor: a guide

Who doesn’t want to be like Mac?

From TheJournal.ie Vegas-bound plane forced to turn around mid-flight amid reports of rowdy Irish passengers Scuffle

Vegas-bound plane forced to turn around mid-flight amid reports of rowdy Irish passengers

The flight from New York to Las Vegas turned back after about 30 minutes.

Urijah Faber explains why he’s favouring Aldo over McGregor at UFC 194

The veteran contender is backing the Brazilian to edge it this weekend in Las Vegas.

Conor McGregor: The UFC aren’t letting me fight often enough

The Irish star also says he “will reap the rewards” of his hard work tomorrow night in Las Vegas.

# las-vegas - Thursday 10 December, 2015

A Letter from Las Vegas: Introducing a Conor McGregor we haven’t seen before

“I am in a state of zen right now. My mind is calm.”

‘I’ve been compared to Muhammad Ali… now you’re trying to compare me to Tyson Fury’

McGregor responds to Fury’s copycat claims.

McGregor promises ‘a spectacle, a masterclass, a changing of the guard’

He was calm but confident at the UFC 194 press conference.

‘If you want to win some easy money you’ll bet on Jose Aldo’

The champ isn’t paying too much attention to the odds ahead of his clash with Conor McGregor.

# las-vegas - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

From famine to feast: Conor McGregor’s relationship with the media

“Everyone, from the promoters, to the media, to the fans, to his opponents, should be happy he came along.”

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