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Sunday 4 January, 2015

Jon Jones prevails in UFC 182 grudge match to retain light heavyweight title
# Heated
# Heated

Jon Jones prevails in UFC 182 grudge match to retain light heavyweight title

Jan 4th 2015, 9:19 AM 5,673 Views 0 Comments

Last night’s main event ended in a win for Jones over Daniel Cormier by unanimous decision.

Saturday 3 January, 2015

5 things to look out for at tonight's UFC 182
# No Bones About It
# No Bones About It

5 things to look out for at tonight's UFC 182

Jan 3rd 2015, 7:31 PM 4,328 Views 6 Comments

2015 is set to go off with a bang in the bright lights of Las Vegas

UFC analysis: A comparison of Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier
# Main Event
# Main Event

UFC analysis: A comparison of Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier

Jan 3rd 2015, 12:00 PM 3,585 Views 6 Comments

An in-depth look at the skills sets of the men headlining UFC 182.

Friday 2 January, 2015

Beat Siver and Conor McGregor is next in line for shot at featherweight title
# Notorious
# Notorious

Beat Siver and Conor McGregor is next in line for shot at featherweight title

Jan 2nd 2015, 12:00 PM 17,197 Views 41 Comments

UFC president Dana White also hinted that championship bout would be in an Irish stadium this summer.

Wednesday 31 December, 2014

And the nominees are- here’s our top 5 UFC fighters of 2014
# MMA
# MMA

And the nominees are- here’s our top 5 UFC fighters of 2014

Dec 31st 2014, 11:00 PM 3,906 Views 6 Comments

Amid fierce competition, these five warriors stood out most in 2014.

Magnificent 7: A review of Jon Jones’ record-breaking title reign
# GOAT?
# GOAT?

Magnificent 7: A review of Jon Jones’ record-breaking title reign

Dec 31st 2014, 12:56 PM 3,213 Views 1 Comment

Is UFC champ Jon Jones the greatest ever? He certainly makes a great case.

Tuesday 30 December, 2014

2015 set to go off with a bang as feud between UFC champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier reaches fever pitch
# Bad Blood
# Bad Blood

2015 set to go off with a bang as feud between UFC champion Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier reaches fever pitch

Dec 30th 2014, 12:07 PM 3,032 Views 7 Comments

The pair’s ugly rivalry will reach tipping-point at their UFC 182 title fight in Las Vegas on Saturday night.

Monday 29 December, 2014

There were some tough calls, but here’s the top 5 UFC knockouts of 2014
# MMA
# MMA

There were some tough calls, but here’s the top 5 UFC knockouts of 2014

Dec 29th 2014, 1:00 PM 5,831 Views 0 Comments

A stunning compilation of hooks, uppercuts and flying knees. If we do say so ourselves.

Sunday 28 December, 2014

After years of graft, Irish MMA finally got recognition in 2014

After years of graft, Irish MMA finally got recognition in 2014

Dec 28th 2014, 11:00 PM 4,852 Views 5 Comments

‘We’re not here to take part, we’re here to take over.’

Meet Ireland’s very own MMA renaissance man
# MMA
# MMA

Meet Ireland’s very own MMA renaissance man

Dec 28th 2014, 2:00 PM 3,618 Views 0 Comments

Stefan Moriarty is the owner and head coach of Legends MMA in Bray.

Friday 26 December, 2014

5 things to watch out for in the UFC in 2015
# UFC
# UFC

5 things to watch out for in the UFC in 2015

Dec 26th 2014, 10:30 AM 2,489 Views 4 Comments

With 2015 just around the corner, we’ve selected five likely talking points to look out for in the UFC.

Thursday 25 December, 2014

Kablamo! It's our top 5 UFC Fights of 2014
# MMA
# MMA

Kablamo! It's our top 5 UFC Fights of 2014

Dec 25th 2014, 4:02 PM 3,280 Views 2 Comments

Re-live Pendred’s epic-comeback, Dillashaw usurping Barao and the slug-fest between JDS and Miocic.

Sunday 21 December, 2014

UFC Fight Night 58: Machida finishes Dollaway with punishing body-kick in first round
# UFC
# UFC

UFC Fight Night 58: Machida finishes Dollaway with punishing body-kick in first round

Dec 21st 2014, 10:38 AM 3,330 Views 1 Comment

The UFC capped-off 2014 with a fantastic night of fights in Brazil.

Saturday 20 December, 2014

5 things to look out for at the UFC’s final show of 2014
# FIGHT NIGHT 58
# FIGHT NIGHT 58

5 things to look out for at the UFC’s final show of 2014

Dec 20th 2014, 8:01 PM 3,494 Views 0 Comments

‘Tis the season for MMA.

Friday 19 December, 2014

‘We’re not just here to say we met Dana White – we’re here to get stuck in and win fights’
# MMA
# MMA

‘We’re not just here to say we met Dana White – we’re here to get stuck in and win fights’

Dec 19th 2014, 10:00 AM 2,715 Views 2 Comments

Andy Ryan has fostered the talent of UFC flyweight Neil Seery at his Team Ryano gym in north Dublin

Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Lawsuit taken against UFC for anti-competitive practices
# MMA
# MMA

Lawsuit taken against UFC for anti-competitive practices

Dec 17th 2014, 8:23 AM 3,497 Views 5 Comments

A trio of fighters have lodged a complaint stating that the UFC have unfairly monopolised MMA.

Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Here’s a sneak-peek of what the UFC has in store for January
# UFC
# UFC

Here’s a sneak-peek of what the UFC has in store for January

Dec 16th 2014, 8:02 PM 3,712 Views 3 Comments

The UFC will kick-start 2015 with four first-class shows in January, including Conor McGregor’s trip to Boston.

Monday 15 December, 2014

Ais Daly's debut victory and the talking points from the UFC double-header
# Review
# Review

Ais Daly's debut victory and the talking points from the UFC double-header

Dec 15th 2014, 6:32 PM 3,312 Views 0 Comments

The Irish strawweight recovered from missing weight while Junior dos Santos got the better of Stipe Miocic over the weekend.

Saturday 13 December, 2014

5 things to watch out for as UFC focus returns to the heavyweights
# Saturday Night's Alright...
# Saturday Night's Alright...

5 things to watch out for as UFC focus returns to the heavyweights

Dec 13th 2014, 10:29 PM 4,358 Views 1 Comment

Junior Dos Santos and Stipe Miocic square off in the main event tonight.

Friday 12 December, 2014

TUF 20 finale set to be another milestone in women’s MMA
# TUF 20
# TUF 20

TUF 20 finale set to be another milestone in women’s MMA

Dec 12th 2014, 3:15 PM 3,638 Views 0 Comments

The event will mark the crowning of the UFC’s first-ever strawweight champion.

5 things to watch out for at The Ultimate Fighter 20 finale
# UFC
# UFC

5 things to watch out for at The Ultimate Fighter 20 finale

Dec 12th 2014, 12:30 PM 3,479 Views 1 Comment

Aisling Daly gets her big shot in Vegas.

Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Joe Rogan was right to kick the hornet's nest - MMA must give more priority to fighter safety
# UFC
# UFC

Joe Rogan was right to kick the hornet's nest - MMA must give more priority to fighter safety

Dec 10th 2014, 12:53 PM 5,390 Views 7 Comments

Rogan made headlines with his recent comments to UFC heavyweight Brendan Schaub.

Monday 8 December, 2014

Ireland's 'Ais the Bash' Daly will make her UFC debut in Las Vegas this week
# TUF 20
# TUF 20

Ireland's 'Ais the Bash' Daly will make her UFC debut in Las Vegas this week

Dec 8th 2014, 3:32 PM 2,379 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, Dubliner Neil Seery has been confirmed to fight Chris Beal in Stockholm next month.

Saturday 6 December, 2014

5 things to watch out for in UFC 181
# Rematch
# Rematch

5 things to watch out for in UFC 181

Dec 6th 2014, 10:45 PM 5,124 Views 0 Comments

Hendricks v Lawler is one of the most anticipated matches of the year.

Thursday 4 December, 2014

Antrim's Norman Parke has a new opponent for next month's UFC Boston card

Antrim's Norman Parke has a new opponent for next month's UFC Boston card

Dec 4th 2014, 1:33 PM 3,022 Views 2 Comments

Jorge Masvidal forced out of Boston fight with a back injury.

There’s no substitute for blood, sweat and tears in the UFC
# Toughness
# Toughness

There’s no substitute for blood, sweat and tears in the UFC

Dec 4th 2014, 6:15 AM 2,345 Views 4 Comments

Heading into their re-match at UFC 181, welterweight champion Johny Hendricks and title-challenger Robbie Lawler know they’ve left no stone unturned

Wednesday 3 December, 2014

If you think McGregor is the only one getting preferential treatment from the UFC, think again
# Favourites
# Favourites

If you think McGregor is the only one getting preferential treatment from the UFC, think again

Dec 3rd 2014, 7:00 AM 7,348 Views 9 Comments

Gilbert Melendez’s title shot against lightweight champion Anthony Pettis at UFC 181 was earned on the negotiating table, not in the cage.

Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Conor McGregor loves his Louis Copeland, but he'll be wearing Reebok from next year
# Partnership
# Partnership

Conor McGregor loves his Louis Copeland, but he'll be wearing Reebok from next year

Dec 2nd 2014, 7:45 PM 7,926 Views 1 Comment

UFC fighters will be exclusively provided with gear by the sports brand after today’s announcement.

Friday 28 November, 2014

Ryan Bader vs Phil Davis latest bout added to UFC Stockholm
# UFC
# UFC

Ryan Bader vs Phil Davis latest bout added to UFC Stockholm

Nov 28th 2014, 7:58 PM 3,027 Views 3 Comments

The long-time light-heavyweight contenders will meet on the main card at the stadium event in Stockholm.

It's not just Dublin, there's an MMA revolution happening out west too
# East To West
# East To West

It's not just Dublin, there's an MMA revolution happening out west too

Nov 28th 2014, 4:30 PM 5,659 Views 0 Comments

Dublin is not the only place in Ireland where the next generation of professional face-punchers are being primed for battle.

Thursday 27 November, 2014

All systems go for the UFC's first European stadium show (sorry, it's not Croker)
# Swede Dreams
# Swede Dreams

All systems go for the UFC's first European stadium show (sorry, it's not Croker)

Nov 27th 2014, 8:33 PM 6,889 Views 5 Comments

While Conor McGregor’s quest for a stadium event in Ireland is still a pipe-dream, it’s very much a reality for fans in Sweden.

'It's okay to have a bit of nerves' - McGregor and his SBG team-mates' sports psychologist
# Mind Games
# Mind Games

'It's okay to have a bit of nerves' - McGregor and his SBG team-mates' sports psychologist

Nov 27th 2014, 7:22 PM 4,757 Views 1 Comment

David Mullins has worked with many fighters in the SGB stable as well as John Kavanagh.

Remembering the classic UFC bout between Carlos Condit and Nick Diaz
# Flashback
# Flashback

Remembering the classic UFC bout between Carlos Condit and Nick Diaz

Nov 27th 2014, 12:30 PM 3,389 Views 3 Comments

The welterweights met in a highly-anticipated main event at UFC 143 in Las Vegas.

Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Shipping up to Boston? Neil Seery is eyeing an early 2015 return to the Octagon
# MMA
# MMA

Shipping up to Boston? Neil Seery is eyeing an early 2015 return to the Octagon

Nov 26th 2014, 11:27 AM 2,031 Views 1 Comment

The Irish flyweight has designs on the UFC’s shows in Boston and Stockholm this coming January.

Monday 24 November, 2014

Anatomy of a choke: Just how did Frankie Edgar submit Cub Swanson?
# Tap Out
# Tap Out

Anatomy of a choke: Just how did Frankie Edgar submit Cub Swanson?

Nov 24th 2014, 3:19 PM 3,408 Views 3 Comments

The rear-naked choke is the most commonly used submission in MMA.

Sunday 23 November, 2014

Has Frankie Edgar's win pushed Conor McGregor down the pecking order for a title shot?
# Title Talk
# Title Talk

Has Frankie Edgar's win pushed Conor McGregor down the pecking order for a title shot?

Nov 23rd 2014, 8:30 PM 8,006 Views 7 Comments

Who will get the next crack at incumbent champion Jose Aldo?

Saturday 22 November, 2014

5 talking points ahead of UFC Fight Night 57
# UFC
# UFC

5 talking points ahead of UFC Fight Night 57

Nov 22nd 2014, 10:05 PM 8,365 Views 0 Comments

A closer look at some of the more interesting aspects of tonight’s UFC Fight Night 57.

Friday 21 November, 2014

Is this the greatest knockout in UFC history?
# UFC
# UFC

Is this the greatest knockout in UFC history?

Nov 21st 2014, 7:00 PM 9,419 Views 10 Comments

All opinions are valid, but it’s difficult to deny this spinning-wheel kick by Edson Barboza as the best-ever knockout in the UFC’s 21 years.

Why Frankie Edgar is one of the toughest men in the UFC
# MMA
# MMA

Why Frankie Edgar is one of the toughest men in the UFC

Nov 21st 2014, 6:30 AM 3,659 Views 2 Comments

UFC Fight Night 57′s Edgar might just have the hardest head in the game.

Thursday 20 November, 2014

Opinion: UFC must end speculation on next featherweight title fight
# MMA
# MMA

Opinion: UFC must end speculation on next featherweight title fight

Nov 20th 2014, 11:47 AM 4,355 Views 8 Comments

It’s all happening in Conor McGregor’s division these days.

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