# ufc - Wednesday 20 July, 2016
Elsewhere, Sam Allardyce is expected to be unveiled as the new England manager tomorrow and John Kavanagh backs Conor McGregor to secure decisive victory in Nate Diaz rematch.
The former featherweight title challenger won’t be able to compete in the UFC again until June 2018.
Mark Hunt is not a happy heavyweight: “These guys are just making shit up as they go.”
They’ll meet again a month from today.
The bout will instead take place a week later.
The UFC fighter and WWE wrestler is facing a lengthy ban after his in-competition sample tested positive for the same banned substance.
The 29-year-old says talk of the Irish UFC star fighting Floyd Mayweather was a “publicity stunt”, but insists he would be willing to change codes.
# ufc - Tuesday 19 July, 2016
After their epic battle in December 2012, Jim Miller and Joe Lauzon are set go at it again.
The Dubliner is coming off victory in her last UFC bout.
# ufc - Saturday 16 July, 2016
The 39-year-old is currently under contract with the wrestling organisation.
Paul Redmond’s time at the top was halted in 2015 but he’s never been more enthusiastic about his career.
# ufc - Friday 15 July, 2016
Bellator and ONE are keen on MMA’s most valuable free agent.
# ufc - Thursday 14 July, 2016
The renowned boxing trainer has been working with St-Pierre ahead of his rumoured return to mixed martial arts.
The Dubliner also had competition from Roman Gonzalez and fellow UFC champion Robbie Lawler.
There was also a big KO victory for John Lineker.
# ufc - Wednesday 13 July, 2016
Johny Hendricks: “Would you call that a performance? Is that the guy who won the belt? That was so pathetic.”
The 37-year-old admitted that he was unsure about fighting again following his recent defeat to Dominick Cruz.
The welterweight bout between Dong Hyun Kim and Neil Magny won’t be going ahead of Saturday, 20 August.
# ufc - Monday 11 July, 2016
Dana White set to remain as UFC president as business consortium agrees multi-billion dollar purchase.
# ufc - Sunday 10 July, 2016
Bisping v Henderson 2 for the middleweight belt? Yes please.
Amanda Nunes submitted Miesha Tate to become the UFC’s fourth bantamweight champion since November.
The former heavyweight champion and the current light-heavyweight champion were victorious in Las Vegas.
Aldo defeated Frankie Edgar to claim the UFC interim featherweight title and a 145lbs unification bout.
The former heavyweight champion meant business as he fought for the first time in 13 months.
There were also wins on the TV prelims for Julianna Pena, Kelvin Gastelum and Sage Northcutt.
The opening portion of the card lived up to expectation.
# ufc - Saturday 9 July, 2016
Khalil Rountree later apologised for his put down.
The star-studded card takes place in Las Vegas and kicks off at 11.30pm Irish time.
The Polish striker continues to assert her dominance with another defeat of her biggest rival.
# ufc - Friday 8 July, 2016
The man from Donegal made a major statement in Las Vegas.
Eddie Alvarez wants that big payday.
The UFC’s former middleweight champion has stepped in at the last minute for a light-heavyweight bout.
The UFC featherweight champion plans to move back down to 145lbs after next month’s UFC 202 rematch.
The former Bellator title-holder is now the top dog in the 155lbs division in the UFC.
The Donegal lightweight rebounded from his January defeat to Dustin Poirier in spectacular fashion.
# ufc - Thursday 7 July, 2016
Conor McGregor elaborated on his dispute with the UFC at tonight’s press conference for UFC 202.
The Dubliner is preparing meticulously this time but the approach will be the same on fight night, he says.
The main event for Saturday night in Las Vegas fell apart in the early hours of this morning, but Cormier is still set to compete.
The pair addressed the media in Las Vegas tonight ahead of their rematch at the T-Mobile Arena on Saturday, 20 August.