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# ufc - Friday 1 May, 2015

Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone has a new opponent for UFC 187

A replacement for the injured Khabib Nurmagomedov has been drafted in for 23 May.

# ufc - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Power ranking the 10 Irish fighters most likely to be snapped up by the UFC

Who’ll be our next representative in the octagon?

# ufc - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Five incidents that engineered the downfall of the UFC’s best fighter

MMA star Jon Jones has been stripped of his world title.

Eight months after Nike dropped him, Jon Jones has lost his deal with Reebok

The bad news keeps coming for the ex-UFC champion.

Jon Jones has been suspended by the UFC and stripped of his light-heavyweight title

Jones appeared in court on Tuesday following his alleged involvement in a hit-and-run incident.

# ufc - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

UFC champion Jon Jones has turned himself in to police

Jones is alleged to have fled the scene of a three-car collision in which a pregnant women was injured.

# ufc - Monday 27 April, 2015

Police are looking for UFC champ Jon Jones following a hit-and-run incident

A pregnant woman suffered a broken arm in the collision.

This stunning submission in the final second of a 25-minute fight made UFC history

Flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is good. Really good.

# ufc - Sunday 26 April, 2015

Judges’ decision denies Ireland another win in the UFC

Aisling Daly was edged out by Randa Markos in Canada.

# ufc - Saturday 25 April, 2015

UFC star Aisling Daly is targeting another win behind enemy lines tonight

The Dubliner fights Randa Markos at UFC 186 in Canada.

7 reasons to watch Ireland’s top female MMA star in UFC action tonight

Aisling Daly will take on Randa Markos in Canada on Saturday.

# ufc - Friday 24 April, 2015

From Russia with Lobov: McGregor’s main sparring partner is ready for the UFC’s call

The Russian-born Dubliner has had a fascinating journey.

# ufc - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Former world champion tips ‘barking dog’ McGregor to dethrone Aldo

Alistair Overeem fancies the Dubliner’s chances on 11 July.

# ufc - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

‘Ais Daly is among the UFC strawweight elite’ – John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42

The latest column from Ireland’s top mixed martial arts coach.

# ufc - Monday 20 April, 2015

UFC boss: ‘If Conor McGregor wins the title we want his first defence to be in Croke Park’ Jones Road This post contains videos

UFC boss: ‘If Conor McGregor wins the title we want his first defence to be in Croke Park’

Dana White gave a wide-ranging interview to Setanta Sports this evening.

Dana White believes Donegal’s Joseph Duffy can become a UFC champion Great Expectations This post contains videos

Dana White believes Donegal’s Joseph Duffy can become a UFC champion

“That kid looked unbelievable.”

# ufc - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Diego Brandao wants a rematch with Conor McGregor… No, really

The Brazilian is the only person who wants to see that fight again.

‘I’d kill Floyd Mayweather in 30 seconds’ – Conor McGregor

They don’t call him ‘Notorious’ for nothing.

# ufc - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Another Irish fighter could be joining Conor McGregor in Vegas action this summer

There’ll be a big Irish invasion in July.

Ronda Rousey is on Team Pacquiao for the biggest fight of the year

Just over two weeks to go!

# ufc - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

‘I’m game to fight’ – Nate Diaz fancies welcoming McGregor to lightweight

Diaz would like the fight if the money is right.

The first star of the UFC believes there’s no place for women in MMA

Royce Gracie: “I personally don’t think it’s a sport for women.”

Conor McGregor has brought the Celtic Tiger back

Look! That tiger has got a belly button on its nose.

# ufc - Monday 13 April, 2015

A UFC veteran is closing in on a move to the WWE

He’ll be participating in a tryout next month.

Conor McGregor has received a ringing endorsement from a legend of the game

‘The Notorious’ did what no UFC fighter has done before.

# ufc - Sunday 12 April, 2015

UFC fighter earns $50,000 bonus for eight-second KO Bang This post contains videos

UFC fighter earns $50,000 bonus for eight-second KO

It was the second-fastest KO in UFC welterweight history.

# ufc - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Jose Aldo’s coach calls Conor McGregor ‘a leprechaun with a pot of money’

But he says beating ‘The Notorious’ will be a big challenge.

From League of Ireland referee to Europe’s main man in the UFC

Dublin native Dave Allen is leading the expansion of MMA’s largest organisation in this part of the world.

# ufc - Friday 10 April, 2015

Ronda Rousey goes off on Walmart for not selling her book in stores

Reports suggest the supermarket chain think the content ‘too violent’.

26 signs that you’re an Irish MMA hipster

You predicted the UFC boom years ago, right?

# ufc - Thursday 9 April, 2015

There could be a major opportunity on the horizon for Ireland’s UFC hopefuls

The Ultimate Fighter is coming to Europe this year.

# ufc - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

‘Conor McGregor could be smart or very dumb,’ says UFC legend GSP

The former champion has his say on Aldo versus McGregor.

UFC title challenger wants to bring back headbutts and no time limits

Rory MacDonald is a fan of old-school rules… or lack thereof.

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