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# ufc - Today’s News

‘I’d fight you and him at the same f**king time if the numbers were right’

Conor McGregor was in sparkling form last night.

Ross Pearson believes there’s another Irish fighter ready for a UFC contract

“He’s got power, he’s got style, he’s got everything.”

Norman Parke admits a defeat in Dublin could end his time in the UFC

“There is a good possibility that it could happen.”

The UFC have blocked Cathal Pendred’s professional boxing plans

Pendred was keen on a hiatus from MMA.

# ufc - Yesterday’s News

A legend of MMA has announced his retirement from the sport

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira retires with a 34-10-1 record.

One of Ireland’s most popular fighters has been added to the UFC Dublin card

There are now 11 bouts on the bill for 24 October.

# ufc - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

McGregor’s main sparring partner will compete on his Ultimate Fighter team

Dubliner Artem Lobov is officially part of the cast.

# ufc - Monday 31 August, 2015

# ufc - Friday 28 August, 2015

‘Let’s play and see how much money you got’ – Mayweather jabs back at Rousey

The unbeaten welterweight champ laughed off the mixed martial arts star’s dig at his earning power.

# ufc - Thursday 27 August, 2015

‘McGregor owes me a rematch, let’s see if he’s man enough’ – Chad Mendes

The short training camp was 110% responsible for last month’s loss at UFC 189, Mendes says.

# ufc - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

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Conor McGregor wanted to fight Urijah Faber at UFC Dublin in October

The pair are rival coaches on season 22 of The Ultimate Fighter.

‘When Mayweather learns to read and write, he can text me’ – Ronda Rousey

The war of words continues between the biggest stars in boxing and mixed martial arts.

‘Conor McGregor will beat Jose Aldo but not Frankie Edgar’ – Joe Lauzon

The popular lightweight makes his pick for UFC 194.

# ufc - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

There are now eight fights on the Aldo vs. McGregor card and it looks superb

12 December can’t come soon enough.

Faber: ‘A bad match-up for McGregor is Chad Mendes on a full training camp’

‘The California Kid’ is angling for a shot at McGregor too.

# ufc - Monday 24 August, 2015

UFC star suffers rare and potentially life-threatening injury

That’s something you don’t see every day.

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McGregor: ‘There’s never been another man in this position in this sport’

Conor McGregor talks retirement, superstardom and Jose Aldo.

Jose Aldo risking two-year suspension if he defies UFC’s new IV ban

The ban comes into effect on 1 October.

Immediately after getting his first UFC win, fighter announces retirement at 26

“I’m done putting my family and my body through all this.”

Holloway makes UFC history and reiterates claims for McGregor rematch

“I’d fight him any day of the week.”

# ufc - Saturday 22 August, 2015

‘There’s a lot of misconceptions around judging. I quite enjoy challenging those’

The view from inside the mind of a judge in the UFC.

# ufc - Friday 21 August, 2015

Ronda Rousey’s next title defence will be against a former world champion boxer

Miesha Tate has been spared more punishment.

# ufc - Thursday 20 August, 2015

UFC begin ‘formal investigation’ after Rumble Johnson’s latest slip-up

The organisation has released a statement regarding the matter.

UFC 194 weekend in Vegas for Aldo vs. McGregor just got a whole lot bigger

Two events in as many days will take place in December.

# ufc - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Good news for Irish fans down under as a massive UFC stadium event is confirmed

A new attendance record could be set in November.

‘It’s an embarrassment to boxing that UFC show more respect to woman fighters’

Shane Mosley is taking a stand for female boxers.

Jose Aldo explains why he expects to finish Conor McGregor quickly

It will be quick and painless, the UFC champ insists.

# ufc - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

Another cracking fight has been confirmed for the Aldo-McGregor undercard

‘Jacare’ Souza and Yoel Romero are set to finally on 12 December.

# ufc - Monday 17 August, 2015

Frankie Edgar says he’s ready to step in if Jose Aldo pulls out again

“I’m hoping to fight around that time anyway.”

We’ll Leave It There So: Injury concerns for O’Neill, Jason has his Day and all today’s sport

We’ll also have news of a potential new opponent for Conor McGregor.

Fighter who succeeded Conor McGregor as Cage Warriors champ added to UFC Dublin

The card for 24 October is almost finalised.

# ufc - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Zlatan could’ve been an MMA star if the whole football thing hadn’t worked out

“My father wanted me to be a lawyer…”

# ufc - Saturday 15 August, 2015

Rare Gunnar Nelson smile thanks to big birthday gift from McGregor and Dana

The UFC star has got some slick new wheels.

# ufc - Thursday 13 August, 2015

UFC legend handed one-year ban and fined $380,000 for failed drug tests

Anderson Silva has received his punishment from the NAC.

One of the UFC’s most popular fighters has finally got a title shot

The lightweight title will be on the line on 19 December.

Two big-name fighters had to turn down a UFC Dublin bout with Gunnar Nelson

Gunni is still waiting for a match-up for 24 October.

Heavyweight co-headliner one of two more bouts added to UFC Dublin

The card for Fight Night 76 is really taking shape.

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