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# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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 - 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.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - Saturday 23 September, 2017

# ufc - Friday 22 September, 2017

From The Daily Edge It took this UFC fighter a whole year to think of a comeback to Conor McGregor slagging him An Attempt Was Made

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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.

Foreman 'awfully surprised' by McGregor's boxing but doesn't expect him back in ring

Conor McGregor’s ability away from the UFC octagon and in the boxing ring stunned former champion George Foreman.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - 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.

# ufc - Thursday 7 September, 2017

UFC champ Cyborg obtains boxing licence and appears serious about switch to ring

Cyborg intends to compete in the 154-pound division.

# ufc - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Diaz trilogy is what I'd prefer next — but another fight this year is unlikely

John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor’s coach, writes exclusively for The42.

# ufc - Thursday 31 August, 2017

McGregor believes a longer training camp would have made the difference

“I think for the time we had, 10 weeks in camp, it had to be done this way,” the Dubliner said.

Katie Taylor could be in line for huge fight against MMA superstar Holly Holm

Promoter Eddie Hearn floated the idea of another big ‘crossover’ bout following success of McGregor v Mayweather.

# ufc - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

McGregor is 'still the champ' in Robbie Keane's eyes despite Mayweather defeat

The legendary Ireland striker was pictured with the UFC star during his after-party in Las Vegas.

# ufc - Sunday 27 August, 2017

'Right now I'm a free agent': McGregor open to boxing again as he considers his next move

“People ask me what’s next, I’m not quite sure. I’ve multiple titles in the UFC to think about,” he said post-fight in Las Vegas.

As it happened: Conor McGregor v Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas

IT was a long night for fight fans.

# ufc - Saturday 26 August, 2017

'I definitely feel boxers hit harder. I wouldn't necessarily say if he lands a left hand it's game over'

Joe Duffy was 7-0 as a pro boxer before returning to MMA, and suggests The Notorious’ power isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.

Everything went as you'd expect at the much-anticipated Las Vegas weigh-in last night

Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. came face-to-face.

# ufc - Thursday 24 August, 2017

We're ready to show the world of boxing that there's more than one way to skin a cat

John Kavanagh, Conor McGregor’s coach, writes exclusively ahead of the clash with Floyd Mayweather.

# ufc - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

'The Irish are rolling in' as McGregor declares himself the 'new god of boxing'

The trash talking continued last night ahead in Las Vegas of Saturday’s clash with Floyd Mayweather.

UFC champ Jon Jones' career hangs in the balance after another doping controversy

The fighter has been informed of a possible anti-doping violation following his recent win over Daniel Cormier.

# ufc - Saturday 19 August, 2017

UFC 215 bout falls through after former champion falls foul of USADA

The organisation is searching for a replacement opponent to take on Francis Ngannou.

# ufc - Friday 18 August, 2017

Mayweather says he's going 'straight ahead' at McGregor

And Money had his say on that sparring video.

# ufc - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Two title fights will headline the UFC's return to Madison Square Garden

The bantamweight and middleweight belts will be on the line for the organisation’s second event at the venue.

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