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Mma - Saturday 23 February, 2019

UFC 236 headliner set with Holloway and Poirier going head-to-head for interim title

Featherweight champion Max Holloway will move up to lightweight.

Mma - Thursday 21 February, 2019

Big weekend for Irish MMA as Sky Sports broadcast Bellator card live from Dublin

The likes of James Gallagher, Peter Queally and Paul Redmond will all compete at the 3Arena on Saturday.

UFC legend St-Pierre announces retirement after failed Khabib negotiations

The 37-year-old was a UFC champion in both the welterweight and middleweight divisions.

Mma - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

UFC to put interim title on the line in the absence of middleweight champ Whittaker

A bout between Kelvin Gastelum and undefeated star Israel Adesanya will take place at UFC 236.

Mma - Monday 18 February, 2019

Ngannou calls out Cormier after finishing ex-champion Velasquez in 26 seconds Phoenix Night This post contains videos

Ngannou calls out Cormier after finishing ex-champion Velasquez in 26 seconds

A first outing since July 2016 ended in a resounding defeat for Cain Velasquez in the Phoenix headliner.

Mma - Thursday 14 February, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Former UFC fighter Paddy Holohan is going into politics and admits he's 'no expert' Hat In The Ring

Former UFC fighter Paddy Holohan is going into politics and admits he's 'no expert'

Holohan will be a Sinn Féin local election candidate in Tallaght South.

Mma - Sunday 10 February, 2019

Anderson Silva's return ends in defeat after UFC 234 main event cancelled

Israel Adesanya took his undefeated record to 16-0 with a unanimous decision against Anderson Silva.

Mma - Saturday 9 February, 2019

'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback Comeback This post contains videos

'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback

Having not stepped foot in the octagon since 2017, the Brazilian was overcome with emotion in Melbourne on Saturday.

Mma - Monday 4 February, 2019

'I think the story is going to be different': Aldo keen on McGregor rematch following victory in Brazil

The Irishman knocked out the featherweight kingpin in 2015, ending his 10-year unbeaten run.

Mma - Sunday 3 February, 2019

Jose Aldo bags $50,000 Performance of the Night prize with second-round TKO

The 32-year-old overcame Renato Moicano at UFC Fortaleza on Saturday night in front of a home crowd.

Mma - Friday 1 February, 2019

Joseph Duffy to make UFC return on St Patrick's weekend after 16 months out

The 30-year-old former boxer will face Marc Diakese at London’s O2 Arena on 16 March.

Mma - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Artem Lobov's time in the UFC has come to an end

The Straight Blast Gym featherweight says he asked to be released from his contract.

Light-heavyweight champ Jones approved for UFC 235 bout

The MMA star will be required to be drug tested at least twice a month until the event.

Mma - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

McGregor gets six-month suspension and $50,000 fine over UFC 229 fracas

Nurmagomedov has been hit with a nine-month ban and a fine of $500,000 in relation to October’s incident.

Mma - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Stunning first-round knockout win for Cejudo against Dillashaw to retain flyweight title

Meanwhile former NFL defensive linesman Greg Hardy was disqualified in UFC main card debut.

Mma - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Darren Till gets top billing as Gunnar Nelson is also booked for UFC London

The card for the UFC’s return to the English capital on 16 March is beginning to take shape.

Mma - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Woodley's next title defence confirmed after Covington accuses UFC of broken promises

The champion will put his belt on the line against Kamaru Usman.

Mma - Monday 7 January, 2019

Man attempts to mug UFC's 'Iron Lady', gets his backside handed to him

The man claimed to have a weapon, but Polyana Viana surmised ‘he won’t have time to draw it’ before dishing out a comprehensive beating.

Mma - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

UFC boss expects Nurmagomedov and McGregor to fight again this year

The pair clashed in Las Vegas last October, when Nurmagomedov managed a fourth-round submission victory.

Mma - Monday 31 December, 2018

Floyd Mayweather eases to first-round victory in shambolic 'exhibition' bout Result This post contains videos

Floyd Mayweather eases to first-round victory in shambolic 'exhibition' bout

Tenshin Nasukawa’s trainer stopped the fight after the Japanese fighter had been floored three times.

Mma - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Nunes hailed as the best female fighter ever following historic UFC victory

Amanda Nunes emulated Conor McGregor and Daniel Cormier with last night’s knockout of Cris Cyborg.

'Daddy's home, DC' - Jones taunts Cormier but rules out heavyweight title bid Bare Bones This post contains videos

'Daddy's home, DC' - Jones taunts Cormier but rules out heavyweight title bid

Light-heavyweight champ Jon Jones is eyeing a third clash with Daniel Cormier after regaining the belt.

Nunes stuns Cyborg to make UFC history, Jones wins title on return from doping ban

Amanda Nunes becomes just the third fighter to hold two UFC belts simultaneously.

Mma - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Bizarre bout against Japanese kickboxer 'all about entertainment' for Mayweather

The 41-year-old boxer will take on ‘Ninja Boy’ Tenshin Nasukawa in Japan on New Year’s Eve.

Mma - Friday 28 December, 2018

'They can have it': Daniel Cormier relinquishes light heavyweight title ahead of Jones-Gustafsson 2

The champ-champ is no more following his statement to Ariel Helwani on Friday.

Mma - Monday 24 December, 2018

UFC 232 relocated from Las Vegas to LA due to Jon Jones' test results

Jones’ UFC showdown with Alexander Gustafsson on 29 December has been moved to Los Angeles.

Mma - Monday 17 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Conor McGregor has motoring summons struck out in less than 10 seconds Criminal Courts Of Justice

Conor McGregor has motoring summons struck out in less than 10 seconds

The 30-year-old faced four traffic offences dating from an incident in July.

Mma - Sunday 16 December, 2018

'If Conor wants a rematch against Khabib, he’s gotta go through me first', says Iaquinta UFC On FOX 31 This post contains videos

'If Conor wants a rematch against Khabib, he’s gotta go through me first', says Iaquinta

Lightweight Al Iaquinta secured a unanimous decision victory over Kevin Lee in Milwaukee last night.

Mma - Friday 14 December, 2018

UFC strikes deal with BT Sport for Ireland and UK after pulling plug on Eleven Sports agreement

The new streaming service is reportedly facing closure after just four months.

Mma - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

'I was beaten, there are no excuses... but it’s the best thing that happened to me'

The first loss of his professional career has merely strengthened James Gallagher’s resolve.

Mma - Monday 10 December, 2018

'Feed me, they can all get it' - Holloway keen on McGregor and Khabib bouts

The featherweight champion continued his impressive winning streak in Toronto on Saturday night.

Irish youngster Gallagher to headline 3Arena bill in February

The 22-year-old will aim to return to winning ways in Dublin against American opponent Steven Graham.

Mma - Sunday 9 December, 2018

Holloway dominates Ortega to retain UFC featherweight title while Shevchenko claims vacant flyweight belt

Brian Ortega showed plenty of heart, but it seemed only a matter of time before Holloway would secure his victory.

Mma - Monday 3 December, 2018

UFC boss hints at Poirier rematch for McGregor's next bout

The pair met in a featherweight bout in September 2014, with McGregor winning via first-round stoppage.

Mma - Sunday 2 December, 2018

'I can knock anyone out': Dos Santos hands Tuivasa the first defeat of his pro career UFC Adelaide This post contains videos

'I can knock anyone out': Dos Santos hands Tuivasa the first defeat of his pro career

UFC Adelaide’s heavyweight main event stopped in the second round.

Mma - Saturday 1 December, 2018

'I'm a man on a mission': Usman eyes up UFC welterweight title after ninth win in a row The Ultimate Fighter This post contains videos

'I'm a man on a mission': Usman eyes up UFC welterweight title after ninth win in a row

Kamaru Usman saw off the challenge of Rafael dos Anjos in Nevada on Friday night.

Mma - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Conor McGregor given six-month driving ban for speeding Banned

Conor McGregor given six-month driving ban for speeding

McGregor was handed the ban today in Naas.

Mma - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

UFC confirm clash of two champions for first pay-per-view card of 2019

Flyweight champ Henry Cejudo will face bantamweight title-holder TJ Dillashaw in Anaheim, California.

Mma - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

The man with the most wins in UFC history says he's 'waiting' on McGregor

Donald Cerrone has seemingly got his sights set on Conor McGregor after his record-setting win on Saturday.

Mma - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Middleweight title bout confirmed as main event for UFC 234

Robert Whittaker will put his belt on the line at the home of the Australian Open next February.