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# ufc - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Reduction in Nevada punishment could pave the way for McGregor to box in Vegas

The UFC lightweight champion had been fined $75,000 and given 50 hours of community service last October.

# ufc - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Impressive wins for Duffy and Nelson at UFC Fight Night in London MMA

Impressive wins for Duffy and Nelson at UFC Fight Night in London

Nelson ended his fight in the second round.

# ufc - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Conor McGregor should start with Conlan opponent - not Mayweather, says Bob Arum

The UFC star walked Michael Conlan to the ring last night at the Garden.

SBG's Nelson believes UFC title shot could be 'two or three fights away'

The adopted Irishman takes on Alan Jouban in the co-headliner tonight at UFC Fight Night 107 in London.

# ufc - Thursday 16 March, 2017

UFC welterweight contender becomes the latest fighter to leave for Bellator

Lorenz Larkin departs the UFC on the back of big wins over Neil Magny and Jorge Masvidal.

McGregor v Mayweather superfight is inevitable, says UFC boss Dana White

Dana White says there is too much money to be made for a Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr bout not to happen.

# ufc - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Joseph Duffy could be fighting in the UFC for the last time this weekend

“Things have to change, and I feel that if I don’t stand up and say it now then it’s never going to happen.”

Gastelum's demolition of Belfort earns him a clash with another former champion

Kelvin Gastelum will face Anderson Silva at UFC 212, which will be headlined by Jose Aldo and Max Holloway.

# ufc - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

'Mayweather has struggled with southpaws... Conor could trick him in his own game'

Gunnar Nelson believes a bout between Mayweather and McGregor wouldn’t be a foregone conclusion.

# ufc - Saturday 11 March, 2017

'I’m officially out of retirement for Conor McGregor' - Floyd wants June clash with UFC star

“We don’t need to waste no time. We need to make this s**t happen quickly.”

'My problem before was that the size of my balls didn't match the size of my skill'

Opportunity knocks for Artem Lobov, who’ll headline a UFC event just over a year after considering retirement.

# ufc - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Eddie Alvarez to make his return against another former foe of Conor McGregor

Alvarez will be fighting for the first time since relinquishing the lightweight title to McGregor last November.

Ben Rothwell the latest UFC fighter to be flagged for anti-doping violation

The heavyweight was due to face Fabricio Werdum at UFC 211 in May.

# ufc - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

GSP gets shot at middleweight champion Bisping for UFC comeback

Dana White has announced that the former welterweight title-holder will challenge for the 185lbs title this year.

# ufc - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

De la Hoya: Mayweather-McGregor would be 'an embarrassment for boxing'

“Boxing is boxing and MMA is MMA. They’re two separate sports. It would be a joke.”

# ufc - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

GSP looks set for UFC return this year after agreeing terms on a new contract

The legendary former welterweight champion hasn’t competed since he defeated Johny Hendricks at UFC 167.

Mayweather quashes rumours of McGregor fight UFC

Mayweather quashes rumours of McGregor fight

The retired boxer has told McGregor to ‘take care of business with the UFC’.

# ufc - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Gunni Nelson set for UFC London co-main event on St Patrick's weekend

The ninth-ranked welterweight meets veteran Alan Jouban at The O2 Arena next month.

# ufc - Sunday 12 February, 2017

'I'm gonna teach him some manners' - Artem Lobov set for fight with Cub Swanson

Their upcoming bout was announced for the upcoming bout at UFC 208 last night.

# ufc - Saturday 11 February, 2017

More misery for McCall as he's forced out of yet another UFC bout

The veteran flyweight hasn’t competed in over two years due to a series of fight cancellations.

Anderson, Jacare and a new UFC champion tonight in Brooklyn

An inaugural women’s featherweight title bout headlines the UFC’s first pay-per-view event on 2017.

# ufc - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

UFC heavyweight champion gets shot at revenge in next title defence

Stipe Miocic will aim to retain the belt when he goes up against former champion Junior Dos Santos.

# ufc - Saturday 4 February, 2017

McGregor has no chance of beating Mayweather - Aldo

The Brazilian doesn’t rate the UFC lightweight champion’s chances in the boxing ring.

# ufc - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Dana White thinks Ronda Rousey is 'probably done'

The former women’s bantamweight champion likely won’t be returning to the UFC octagon.

# ufc - Monday 30 January, 2017

The first Irish woman to compete in the UFC has retired due to a brain scan 'abnormality'

Aisling Daly has been forced to hang up her gloves aged 29.

# ufc - Sunday 29 January, 2017

Shevchenko set for title shot after overcoming Pena

Elsewhere on the card, Jorge Masvidal defeated Donald Cerrone via second round TKO.

# ufc - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Cormier's title defence against 'Rumble' Johnson has finally been rescheduled

UFC 210 will also feature a middleweight bout between Gegard Mousasi and former champion Chris Weidman.

# ufc - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

'I could have died that day' - Dos Anjos explains why he's changing weight class

The former UFC lightweight champion has decided to move up to the welterweight division for 2017.

# ufc - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

UFC and Bellator bouts announced for SBG trio

James Gallagher, Sinead Kavanagh and Makwan Amirkhani have all learned of their next assignments.

# ufc - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Manny Pacquiao: 'If McGregor will fight me in boxing, why not?'

Pacquiao wants to fight the UFC star if a potential bout with Mayweather doesn’t happen.

# ufc - Saturday 21 January, 2017

From a home in Wales to a camper van in Dublin to realise the UFC dream

Welsh fighter John Phillips has been getting ready for his UFC debut in unusual surroundings.

# ufc - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

UFC contender Tim Kennedy pens poignant statement to announce his retirement

Kennedy made his professional MMA debut over 15 years ago.

# ufc - Monday 16 January, 2017

The UFC's newest champion will face a former team-mate in his first title defence

It’ll be Cody Garbrandt versus TJ Dillashaw for the 135lbs title following a season of The Ultimate Fighter.

A fresh featherweight contender emerged last night at the expense of a UFC legend

Yair Rodriguez enhanced his reputation with a resoundingly comprehensive victory over BJ Penn in Phoenix.

# ufc - Sunday 15 January, 2017

From Half of Irish people want MMA to be recognised as a legitimate sport UFC

Half of Irish people want MMA to be recognised as a legitimate sport

It’s often a heated debate around the dinner table – but here’s how the rest of the country feels.

# ufc - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Dana White offers Floyd Mayweather $25m to fight Conor McGregor

“I’ll tell you what Floyd, here’s a real offer and I’m the guy, I’m the guy that can actually make the offer and I’m actually making a real offer,” he said.

# ufc - Friday 13 January, 2017

The UFC have booked an interim lightweight title fight in Conor McGregor's absence

Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson have finally come to an agreement to square off in March.

# ufc - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'It makes business sense': Mayweather counters McGregor with offer of $15M and cut of PPV

‘Of course, we’re the ‘A side.’ How can a guy talk about making 20 or 30 million if he has never made 8 or 9 million?’

Mark Hunt is suing the UFC for millions over Lesnar's failed drugs test

“I want the UFC to understand it’s not OK to keep doing what they’re doing.”

# ufc - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Woodley's rematch with Wonderboy to headline the UFC's first Vegas PPV event of 2017

The pair fought to a draw in New York in November.

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