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Dublin: 6 °C Thursday 23 November, 2017

Mma - Friday 17 November, 2017

Cyborg's first featherweight title defence confirmed for UFC 219

The UFC women’s featherweight champion will put her belt on the line against Holly Holm next month.

Mma - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

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Diaz could get title shot as Woodley expresses interest in UFC 219 bout

Speculation is mounting that Nate Diaz could fight for the UFC welterweight belt in Las Vegas next month.

Mma - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

'I must hold myself to a higher standard': McGregor pens apology for conduct at Dublin MMA event

‘I sincerely apologize for my behavior at last weekends fight event in Dublin,’ says McGregor.

Conor McGregor 'pulled' from UFC card thanks to Bellator antics, according to commission boss

Will the UFC actually dole out serious punishment?

Mma - Monday 13 November, 2017

'Two rounds': De La Hoya reveals he's been training for potential comeback v McGregor

Oscar De La Hoya admits he has been training for five months with an eye toward luring Conor McGregor back into the ring.

Mma - Sunday 12 November, 2017

'I'm a nasty dude' - Dustin Poirier stops Anthony Pettis after three rounds of bloody battle UFC

Mma - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Rematch: Jose Aldo reportedly set to meet Max Holloway at UFC 218 main event

Holloway was supposed to face off against Frankie Edgar, however the former lightweight champion was forced out due to injury.

UFC superstar Anderson Silva provisionally suspended following doping test

Silva pulled from UFC Shanghai date against Kelvin Gastelum later this month.

Mma - Friday 10 November, 2017

More controversy as Conor McGregor jumps cage and shoves referee at Dublin MMA event Confrontation This post contains videos

More controversy as Conor McGregor jumps cage and shoves referee at Dublin MMA event

It was supposed to be Charlie Ward’s moment but the headlines will be dominated by ‘Notorious’ instead.

Mma - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Whittaker, not Woodley, next up for two-division champion GSP UFC

Whittaker, not Woodley, next up for two-division champion GSP

Georges St-Pierre admitted he is no natural middleweight, but a stint at 185lbs looms after beating Michael Bisping for the belt at UFC 217.

Champions toppled and disappointment for Duffy on stunning night in New York

This one won’t be forgotten about any time soon.

Mma - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Three title fights, a legend returns and a big chance for an Irishman at Madison Square Garden

UFC 217 takes place tonight at the iconic New York venue.

Mma - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Conor McGregor wants to fight a boxer on his turf in MMA bout

‘Anyone wants a knock, give me a shout.’

Dan Hardy: 'Two or three wins for Duffy and that's a hell of a showdown for McGregor'

Joseph Duffy returns to action this weekend at UFC 217.

Mma - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

McGregor confirms negotiations have begun for Ferguson fight

“There’s an interim champion, I’m the unified champion, I feel that will be next,” said the 29-year-old.

'I meant no disrespect to LGBT community' - Conor McGregor sorry for use of 'f-word'

The MMA star recorded a Late Late Show interview today.

Mma - Monday 30 October, 2017

Duffy has UFC title in his sights as he heads to Madison Square Garden New York State Of Mind This post contains videos

Duffy has UFC title in his sights as he heads to Madison Square Garden

The Donegal-born lightweight returns to the octagon this Saturday night for UFC 217 in New York.

Mma - Sunday 29 October, 2017

A new welterweight title contender has emerged but the UFC aren't happy with his conduct

Colby Covington referred to Brazilian fans as “filthy animals” after beating Demian Maia in Sao Paulo.

Mma - Friday 27 October, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Conor McGregor pulls out of Jonathan Ross Show and raft of media interviews Notorious

Conor McGregor pulls out of Jonathan Ross Show and raft of media interviews

The MMA champion was to be on publicity trail ahead of next week’s Notorious documentary premiere.

When McGregor speaks, his fans listen - now an apology, not silence, is what's required

It’s about a blight on our lexicon which needs to be erased.

Mma - Thursday 26 October, 2017

GSP believes 'amazing' Duffy could beat McGregor again and become a UFC champ Seal Of Approval This post contains videos

GSP believes 'amazing' Duffy could beat McGregor again and become a UFC champ

Georges St-Pierre has great expectations for the Donegal lightweight, his team-mate at Tristar in Montreal.

Mma - Monday 23 October, 2017

Parke punched by opponent's cornerman after controversial ending to Dublin bout

The former UFC lightweight was taking on Mateusz Gamrot in a rematch yesterday at the 3Arena.

Mma - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Cowboy Cerrone suffers crushing defeat to Darren Till at UFC event in Gdansk UFC

Mma - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Conor McGregor watches on as Artem Lobov defeated at UFC Fight Night Disappointment This post contains videos

Conor McGregor watches on as Artem Lobov defeated at UFC Fight Night

Andre Fili overcame the SBG Ireland fighter via unanimous decision.

'He had a target on his back' - Lobov ready for the fight he's been chasing

The Straight Blast Gym featherweight returns to familiar territory tonight for his sixth outing in the UFC.

Mma - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Conor McGregor film to get world premiere at Dublin's Savoy Cinema

‘Notorious’ hits screens on 1 November.

Mma - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Dana White hints at McGregor-GSP fight while Malignaggi says they're in talks for boxing bout

Whether it’s MMA or boxing, McGregor is in demand.

Mma - Friday 13 October, 2017

José Aldo to return with rematch on Lawler v Dos Anjos-headlined UFC Winnipeg card

Aldo will return to action for the first time since defeat to Max Holloway.

Mma - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Showtime exec compares Mayweather fight to 'Transformers', but claims McGregor benefitted boxing

‘You don’t want every movie to be ‘Transformers’ but when it comes it’s hard not to get caught up in the hype.’

UFC announce cracker of a main event between two former champions

Robbie Lawler and Rafael Dos Anjos will lock horns later this year in Winnipeg, Canada.

'Whether it's WWE or the UFC - he's going to have a record-breaking event'

Conor McGregor’s manager Audie Attar believes there is ‘no question’ that the Dubliner will return to MMA’s top promotion.

Injury rules Gallagher out of main event in Dublin as SBG team-mate steps up

Wexford native Brian Moore will face undefeated American AJ McKee in the 3 Arena next month.

Mma - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Mark Hunt slams 'bald-headed p***k' Dana White after being removed from UFC main event

Hunt was due to fight in his hometown of Sydney next month.

UFC star loses Olympic gold medal in California wildfires

Henry Cejudo says he will be fit for UFC 218 after suffering minor burns while escaping his home.

Mma - Sunday 8 October, 2017

'Where you at McNuggets?' Tony Ferguson eyes McGregor clash after defeating Kevin Lee

Ferguson is now the interim lightweight champion after defeating Kevin Lee at UFC 216 last night.

Mma - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Result of tonight's UFC headliner could determine McGregor's next opponent

An interim lightweight title will be on the line when Tony Ferguson takes on Kevin Lee.

Mma - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Have a look at the trailer for Conor McGregor's upcoming film Notorious Coming Soon This post contains videos

Have a look at the trailer for Conor McGregor's upcoming film Notorious

The movie will document McGregor’s incredible rise from the dole queue to superstardom.

Mma - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Irish fighter bids to emulate McGregor's two-weight Cage Warriors title triumph

There’s a big couple of months ahead on several fronts for Irish mixed martial arts.

Frankie Edgar gets another shot at the UFC featherweight title

Max Holloway will make his inaugural defence of the belt he won from Jose Aldo later this year.

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