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Mma - Yesterday’s News

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Mma - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

McGregor's manager: Diaz and Ferguson should fight for the next shot at Conor

“If this thing happens with Floyd, you’ve got to get Conor excited to get back in there,” says Audie Attar.

Mma - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Lobov goes the distance with Swanson, but loses decision in UFC Nashville main event

Swanson makes it four straight wins and targets featherweight title shot against Aldo or Holloway.

Mma - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Lobov plans to be on standby for title bout if he shocks Swanson Cub Of The Green This post contains a poll

Lobov plans to be on standby for title bout if he shocks Swanson

The SBG featherweight is looking to cause a major upset in tonight’s UFC Fight Night 108 main event.

Mma - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Conor McGregor has been named one of TIME's '100 most influential people'

He sits among the likes of the Pope and Donald Trump.

UFC boss estimates McGregor will make $75 million from Mayweather fight

Dana White believes an agreement for the bizarre bout could be in place within a matter of days.

Mma - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Artem Lobov: Training with Conor McGregor has left me ready for anyone Russian Roulette This post contains videos

Artem Lobov: Training with Conor McGregor has left me ready for anyone

The Dublin-based featherweight takes on Cub Swanson in this Saturday night’s UFC main event in Nashville.

Mma - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Swanson taunts Lobov over McGregor connection ahead of UFC headliner

“I feel like with his record and things like that, there are so many more deserving people to be in the UFC.”

Mma - Monday 17 April, 2017

Here's how to build your self-belief for sports, work and all aspects of life

Mental skills coach Jason Brennan outlines how we can reframe self-belief into ability-belief.

Mma - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Demetrious Johnson equals UFC record with 10th flyweight title defence

There was also a big win for Robert Whittaker in Kansas last night.

Mma - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Demetrious Johnson could equal a UFC record on tonight's very underrated card

Mighty Mouse, Jacare and Big Country are just some of the names who’ll feature at UFC on FOX 24.

SBG featherweight scores most significant win of his career at Bellator 177

Wexford native Brian Moore is now calling for a spot on the Madison Square Garden bill this summer.

Mma - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

A behind-the-scenes look at the changes in Irish MMA a year since the death of Joao Carvalho Safety First This post contains videos

Mma - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson retires after Daniel Cormier retains title at UFC 210

Elsewhere on the card, Gegard Mousasi earned a controversial TKO victory against Chris Weidman.

Mma - Saturday 8 April, 2017

The shadow of Jon Jones looms large over tonight's UFC 210 main event Buffalo Soldiers This post contains a poll

The shadow of Jon Jones looms large over tonight's UFC 210 main event

Daniel Cormier defends the UFC light-heavyweight title in a rematch with Anthony Johnson in Buffalo.

Mma - Friday 7 April, 2017

Daniel Cormier needed a second go (and a towel) to make weight for his bout with Anthony Johnson

The light heavyweight champion shed his shorts and 1.2 pounds in two minutes to keep tomorrow’s title fight on.

Mma - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

'In my mind, it's on' - Kavanagh says training has begun for Mayweather bout Maygregor This post contains videos

'In my mind, it's on' - Kavanagh says training has begun for Mayweather bout

Conor McGregor’s head coach at Straight Blast Gym expects the fight to happen this year.

Mma - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Welterweight cracker booked for UFC 213

Both Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone and former champion Robbie Lawler will be aiming to bounce back from losses.

Mma - Thursday 30 March, 2017

David Haye claims he's in talks to take on UFC fighter Jimi Manuwa

Manuwa called out the former world champion boxer in the aftermath of his recent KO victory in London.

Mma - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Gallagher to follow in team-mate McGregor's footsteps by fighting at Madison Square Garden

The 20-year-old Strabane native will be facing the brother of a former UFC champion in New York this summer.

Mma - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Katie Taylor's fourth fight in four months presents unique challenge in the form of ex-MMA fighter

Taylor insists she doesn’t anticipate a more aggressive or unusual boxing style from her 28-year-old opponent.

Mma - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Reduction in Nevada punishment could pave the way for McGregor to box in Vegas

The UFC lightweight champion had been fined $75,000 and given 50 hours of community service last October.

Mma - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

'There's always a puncher's chance but I feel it's a landslide towards Floyd': McGregor's old foe Duffy Maygregor This post contains videos

'There's always a puncher's chance but I feel it's a landslide towards Floyd': McGregor's old foe Duffy

Joseph Duffy was asked for his opinion on MMA Hour.

Mma - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Impressive wins for Duffy and Nelson at UFC Fight Night in London MMA

Impressive wins for Duffy and Nelson at UFC Fight Night in London

Nelson ended his fight in the second round.

Mma - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Conor McGregor should start with Conlan opponent - not Mayweather, says Bob Arum

The UFC star walked Michael Conlan to the ring last night at the Garden.

SBG's Nelson believes UFC title shot could be 'two or three fights away'

The adopted Irishman takes on Alan Jouban in the co-headliner tonight at UFC Fight Night 107 in London.

'I'm gonna shock the whole God damn world': McGregor talks up Mayweather bout

The MMA star remained coy on a potential date for the bout and told reporters, ‘It’s getting close’.

Mma - Thursday 16 March, 2017

UFC welterweight contender becomes the latest fighter to leave for Bellator

Lorenz Larkin departs the UFC on the back of big wins over Neil Magny and Jorge Masvidal.

McGregor v Mayweather superfight is inevitable, says UFC boss Dana White

Dana White says there is too much money to be made for a Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr bout not to happen.

Mma - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Joseph Duffy could be fighting in the UFC for the last time this weekend

“Things have to change, and I feel that if I don’t stand up and say it now then it’s never going to happen.”

Gastelum's demolition of Belfort earns him a clash with another former champion

Kelvin Gastelum will face Anderson Silva at UFC 212, which will be headlined by Jose Aldo and Max Holloway.

Mma - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

'Mayweather has struggled with southpaws... Conor could trick him in his own game'

Gunnar Nelson believes a bout between Mayweather and McGregor wouldn’t be a foregone conclusion.

Mma - Saturday 11 March, 2017

'I’m officially out of retirement for Conor McGregor' - Floyd wants June clash with UFC star

“We don’t need to waste no time. We need to make this s**t happen quickly.”

'My problem before was that the size of my balls didn't match the size of my skill'

Opportunity knocks for Artem Lobov, who’ll headline a UFC event just over a year after considering retirement.

Mma - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Eddie Alvarez to make his return against another former foe of Conor McGregor

Alvarez will be fighting for the first time since relinquishing the lightweight title to McGregor last November.

Ben Rothwell the latest UFC fighter to be flagged for anti-doping violation

The heavyweight was due to face Fabricio Werdum at UFC 211 in May.

Mma - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

The importance of Irish MMA's increased safety standards was illustrated in Dublin on Saturday

The mandatory pre-fight scans for all athletes at Cage Warriors 81 proved to be invaluable for Craig Powell.

Mma - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Woodley prevails in Wonderboy rematch to retain UFC title but Dana disagrees with result

The welterweight champion earned a majority decision win over Stephen Thompson in the headline fight at UFC 209.

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'My whole life has been dedicated to this moment'

Karl Moore reacts to his superb win over Josh Clark in the main event at Cage Warriors 81.

Mma - Saturday 4 March, 2017

New champion Moore delivers with dominance in Dublin to move a step closer to the UFC

Karl Moore is the new Cage Warriors light-heavyweight champion.

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