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# mma - Yesterday’s News

UFC lightweight receives 10-month jail sentence over fight-fixing incident

Bang Tae-Hyun was found guilty of taking a bribe of 100 million won (€77,000).

# 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

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.

# 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.

# mma - Sunday 5 November, 2017

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

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 - 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

'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 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.

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.

# 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

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.

# mma - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

From The Daily Edge Stop everything and watch a young Conor McGregor Irish dancing at his communion Gettin Jiggy

# mma - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Rockhold hits out at Bisping and 'the worst title reign in UFC history'

The former middleweight champion has an axe to grind with the man who relieved him of the belt.

# mma - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Bisping contemplating retirement after he sets new UFC record against GSP

The middleweight champion will defend his belt against the former welterweight title-holder Georges St-Pierre.

Coach calls for Cyborg fight as he addresses Ronda Rousey's future

Edmond Tarverdyan says there’s a 50-50 chance that the former UFC champion will fight again.

# mma - Monday 18 September, 2017

'This fight is for the real UFC lightweight championship... McGregor's the paper champ' UFC 216 This post contains videos

'This fight is for the real UFC lightweight championship... McGregor's the paper champ'

Kevin Lee’s interim title bout against Tony Ferguson is approaching.

Cage Warriors 86 produced a brief but bonkers main event Reed All About It This post contains videos

Cage Warriors 86 produced a brief but bonkers main event

Nathaniel Wood and Josh Reed put on quite a show in London on Saturday night.

# mma - Sunday 17 September, 2017

'I'm coming for that belt' - Returning Rockhold makes statement in first fight since losing to Bisping Wrap This post contains videos

'I'm coming for that belt' - Returning Rockhold makes statement in first fight since losing to Bisping

Elsewhere on the card, Mike Perry, Anthony Smith and Gregor Gillespie were among the big winners.

# mma - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Eddie Alvarez uses 'worst nightmare' McGregor loss to mentor struggling fighter TUF Times This post contains videos

Eddie Alvarez uses 'worst nightmare' McGregor loss to mentor struggling fighter

Alvarez relinquished his UFC lightweight title to McGregor at Madison Square Garden last November.

Cormier reinstated as UFC champion as Jones defeat overturned UFC

Cormier reinstated as UFC champion as Jones defeat overturned

Jon Jones’ win at UFC 214 struck out as doping test B sample comes back positive.

# mma - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Nelson's camp disappointed after appeal against controversial loss fails

The UFC welterweight felt illegal eye pokes were decisive in his recent defeat to Santiago Ponzinibbio.

# mma - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Ex-UFC champion Eddie Alvarez visits Gaelic footballer involved in serious car accident

Tyrone man Aaron Elliot was left severely-injured after being struck by a vehicle in Philadelphia.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has potentially record-breaking title fight confirmed for UFC 217

The Polish sensation will break Ronda Rousey’s record for female title defences with a win.

# mma - Monday 11 September, 2017

McGregor facing lawsuit from security guard over Diaz press conference fracas

Bottles and cans were thrown ahead of the rematch between the rivals in Las Vegas in August 2016.

# mma - Sunday 10 September, 2017

Nunes defends UFC title as Shevchenko bemoans contentious decision

The women’s bantamweight title was on the line in last night’s main event in Canada.

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