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# ufc - Today’s News

Newly-crowned heavyweight champion to make first title defence at UFC 203

Stipe Miocic’s debut outing as champion will headline the UFC’s first event in his hometown of Cleveland.

# ufc - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

BJ Penn's UFC comeback postponed as former champ is hit with USADA suspension

Penn was due to fight at UFC 199 a week on Saturday.

# ufc - Sunday 22 May, 2016

Conor McGregor: 'It's not nice to see a kid die like that - it's f**ked up to be a part of it'

The UFC star says the death of Joao Carvalho at an event in Dublin fueled his reluctance to publicise his proposed rematch with Nate Diaz.

# ufc - Saturday 21 May, 2016

'Wasn't a good day' - Nate Diaz's meeting with UFC chiefs didn't go well, according to Dana White MMA

# ufc - Friday 20 May, 2016

'There's no place for emotions in this' - Conor McGregor confirms meeting with UFC bosses

The Irish fighter met with Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta on Wednesday.

# ufc - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Two title bouts booked to headline UFC 201 in Atlanta

The pay-per-view event is set to take place on 30 July at the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.

# ufc - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

After 25 fights over 10 years in the UFC, Michael Bisping finally gets a title shot

The English middleweight steps in to face Luke Rockhold in the main event at UFC 199 on 4 June.

# ufc - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

Weidman withdraws from next month's UFC middleweight title rematch

The former champion was due to face Luke Rockhold in the main event at UFC 199 on 4 June.

'Wonderboy' interested in McGregor bout but warns: He could get hurt at 170

“When I become the welterweight champion, I would love to step in the octagon with Conor McGregor.”

# ufc - Sunday 15 May, 2016

Stipe Miocic is the new UFC heavyweight champion thanks to this stunning one-punch KO UFC 198 This post contains videos

Stipe Miocic is the new UFC heavyweight champion thanks to this stunning one-punch KO

Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino makes light work of debut at UFC 198 in Brazil.

# ufc - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Mayweather Jr claims Conor McGregor bout will 'absolutely' happen MMA

Mayweather Jr claims Conor McGregor bout will 'absolutely' happen

Any fight has to be under boxing rules, according to Money.

Will there be a new heavyweight champ when the UFC holds its best card of the year? UFC 198 This post contains a poll

Will there be a new heavyweight champ when the UFC holds its best card of the year?

Also featuring Jacare versus Belfort and Cyborg’s UFC debut.

# ufc - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Setback for Van der Flier, UFC dismiss sale talks and all today's sport

We’ve also got terrible news for Danny Welbeck and meet Steph Curry’s adorable daughter.

Dana White and Conor McGregor will meet next week to put 'speedbump' behind them

Diaz versus McGregor at UFC 202 “sounds good” to Dana.

Artem Lobov wants to step in and fight the legendary BJ Penn next month

The former two-division champion needs a new opponent for UFC 199 after the withdrawal of Dennis Siver.

Dana White dismisses reports of 'advanced talks' over a $4 billion sale of the UFC

A Chinese-based conglomerate is reported to be the leading bidder for MMA’s largest promotion.

Anderson Silva pulls out of UFC 198 just four days before facing Uriah Hall

The 41-year-old former middleweight champion is due to undergo surgery today.

# ufc - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

A firefighting paramedic could be crowned UFC heavyweight champion this weekend

Stipe Miocic travels to Brazil intent on upsetting Fabricio Werdum at the home of Atlético Paranaense.

# ufc - Monday 9 May, 2016

Defiant in the face of defeat: Seery reaffirms status as exemplary ambassador for Irish sport

The 36-year-old’s popularity continues to grow in spite of yesterday afternoon’s result in Rotterdam.

# ufc - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Big knockout wins for Overeem and Struve cap the UFC's first Dutch event UFC Rotterdam This post contains videos

Big knockout wins for Overeem and Struve cap the UFC's first Dutch event

Gunnar Nelson also got back to winning ways but things didn’t go so well for Neil Seery.

SBG's Gunnar Nelson scores stunning UFC win over highly-rated Tumenov The Gun Show This post contains videos

SBG's Gunnar Nelson scores stunning UFC win over highly-rated Tumenov

The adopted Irishman bounced back from his defeat to Demian Maia in spectacular fashion this evening.

Fifth loss in a row for Irish fighters in the UFC as brave Seery falls to Horiguchi

The veteran Dubliner was defeated by the former title challenger this afternoon at UFC Fight Night 87.

Neil Seery aims to bring Ireland's run of UFC defeats to an end this afternoon

Here’s all the key info you need ahead of the UFC’s debut in the Netherlands.

# ufc - Thursday 5 May, 2016

'I don't give a f**k' - Seery at ease ahead of potential 'mismatch' with ex-title challenger

The Dubliner takes on Kyoji Horiguchi on Sunday.

The UFC have looked surprisingly low down the rankings for Holly Holm's next opponent

She’s in line to face Valentina Shevchenko in July.

Robbie Lawler set to put UFC welterweight title on the line in July

Lawler will be aiming to make his third successful defence of the 170lbs title.

# ufc - Friday 29 April, 2016

UFC Dublin headliner Diego Brandao has been cut by the organisation following his arrest P45

UFC Dublin headliner Diego Brandao has been cut by the organisation following his arrest

Brandao is in hot water in Albuquerque.

# ufc - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Joseph Duffy to return to UFC action in Las Vegas in July

The Donegal native will take to the octagon this summer.

# ufc - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Jones v Cormier rematch replaces McGregor fight on UFC 200 card UFC

Jones v Cormier rematch replaces McGregor fight on UFC 200 card

Dana White’s moved to end the controversy around the organisation’s landmark show.

# ufc - Monday 25 April, 2016

'I don’t know why he would tweet that' - UFC boss dismisses McGregor's claim

In spite of Conor McGregor’s latest social media offering, the UFC’s stance hasn’t changed.

Rare blood disorder forces Irish UFC flyweight Paddy Holohan to retire

The Tallaght native was due to return to the octagon next weekend in Rotterdam.

Conor McGregor says he's BACK ON the fight card for UFC 200

The fighter has just made the announcement on social media.

John Kavanagh: Do you want to see Conor's best performances or hear his best soundbites?

Conor McGregor’s coach brings us his latest column.

# ufc - Sunday 24 April, 2016

(Dana) White lies, the weight of gold and the rest of this week's best sportswriting

All that, plus an essential long-read on Tiger Woods.

Conor McGregor and the Irish Dream... whatever that is

John Leonard on the UFC star’s confidence and what he represents.

# ufc - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Dana White confirms Conor McGregor still won't be part of UFC 200

The Irish fighter clarified that he had not retired in a lengthy Facebook post yesterday.

# ufc - Thursday 21 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge That Conor McGregor Statement In 12 Gifs Tight Little Ass

That Conor McGregor Statement In 12 Gifs

So much to take in.

'I am not retired' - Conor McGregor throws down the gauntlet to Dana White

The UFC star says he was given no leeway when it came to media expectations.

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