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Mma - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Dana White to finally 'make moves' in boxing after summer
# Crossing Codes
# Crossing Codes

Dana White to finally 'make moves' in boxing after summer

Apr 23rd 2019, 2:51 PM 6,037 Views 7 Comments

Dana White isn’t impressed by how the best aren’t fighting the best in boxing, and hopes to change it later this year.

Mma - Saturday 20 April, 2019

First round TKO sees 38-year-old veteran Overeem beat Oleinik at UFC St. Petersburg
# Knockout
# Knockout

First round TKO sees 38-year-old veteran Overeem beat Oleinik at UFC St. Petersburg

Apr 20th 2019, 11:05 PM 8,670 Views 6 Comments

Overeem extended his winning streak on Saturday in the Russian capital.

'I couldn’t even hold my kids. But if I've to break both hands again to get the win, I will'
# Interview
# Interview

'I couldn’t even hold my kids. But if I've to break both hands again to get the win, I will'

Apr 20th 2019, 7:45 AM 9,446 Views 0 Comments

With one fight left on his current contract, Wexford’s Brian Moore is fighting to secure his future with MMA promotion, Bellator.

Mma - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Poirier outlasts Holloway in UFC classic and immediately calls out Khabib
# Success
# Success

Poirier outlasts Holloway in UFC classic and immediately calls out Khabib

Apr 14th 2019, 10:19 AM 9,135 Views 9 Comments

Elsewhere on the card, Israel Adesanya proved himself on the biggest level by defeating Kelvin Gastelum.

Mma - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Conor McGregor is 'paying for his mistakes' says longtime coach
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# John Kavanagh

Conor McGregor is 'paying for his mistakes' says longtime coach

Apr 13th 2019, 1:30 PM 118,354 Views 0 Comments

John Kavanagh said he does not condone the mistakes made by the former UFC champion.

Mma - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Conor McGregor pleads not guilty after Miami arrest
# Florida
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# Florida

Conor McGregor pleads not guilty after Miami arrest

Apr 10th 2019, 10:40 PM 42,807 Views 0 Comments

McGregor was not present at today’s hearing.

Mma - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Former UFC champion TJ Dillashaw suspended for two years after testing positive for EPO
# Suspended
# Suspended

Former UFC champion TJ Dillashaw suspended for two years after testing positive for EPO

Apr 9th 2019, 10:29 PM 5,343 Views 6 Comments

Dillashaw willingly relinquished his bantamweight championship last month.

Mma - Thursday 4 April, 2019

UFC boss warns Khabib and McGregor over 'unacceptable' social media spat
# Reprimand
# Reprimand

UFC boss warns Khabib and McGregor over 'unacceptable' social media spat

Apr 4th 2019, 12:45 PM 12,898 Views 12 Comments

The pair have traded insults during an online feud that Dana White has said will not be tolerated.

Mma - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Third anti-doping violation sees UFC heavyweight banned for life
# Sanction
# Sanction

Third anti-doping violation sees UFC heavyweight banned for life

Apr 2nd 2019, 1:29 PM 8,193 Views 9 Comments

Ruslan Magomedov is the first fighter to receive a lifetime ban under the USADA-administered programme.

Mma - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Gaethje lights up lightweight division with impressive first-round KO win in Philly
# Ufc Philadelphia
# Ufc Philadelphia

Gaethje lights up lightweight division with impressive first-round KO win in Philly

Mar 31st 2019, 11:04 AM 4,217 Views 1 Comment

The American defeated Edson Barboza in the main event at Wells Frago Center.

Mma - Thursday 28 March, 2019

UFC book trio of summer title bouts involving Jones, Nunes and Cejudo
# Coming Up
# Coming Up

UFC book trio of summer title bouts involving Jones, Nunes and Cejudo

Mar 28th 2019, 1:57 PM 3,578 Views 3 Comments

Henry Cejudo will have an opportunity to become a two-weight champion at UFC 238 in Chicago.

Mma - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

'He's been so fun to watch' - Dana White pays tribute to 'retiring' McGregor
# Second Going
# Second Going

'He's been so fun to watch' - Dana White pays tribute to 'retiring' McGregor

Mar 26th 2019, 8:58 AM 11,591 Views 22 Comments

Who’s buying this?

Conor McGregor announces his retirement from MMA
# Notorious
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# Notorious

Conor McGregor announces his retirement from MMA

Mar 26th 2019, 6:41 AM 75,638 Views 0 Comments

“Proper Pina Coladas on me fellas,” the UFC star tweeted early this morning.

Mma - Sunday 24 March, 2019

Wonderboy stopped for the first time by stunning Pettis 'Superman' KO
# Showtime
# Showtime

Wonderboy stopped for the first time by stunning Pettis 'Superman' KO

Mar 24th 2019, 12:02 PM 21,699 Views 4 Comments

The former lightweight champion made a big statement in his UFC welterweight debut in Nashville.

Mma - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

'I didn't give Khabib his respect, I marched forward and got caught,' says McGregor
# UFC
# UFC

'I didn't give Khabib his respect, I marched forward and got caught,' says McGregor

Mar 20th 2019, 4:45 PM 20,800 Views 15 Comments

The Dubliner said because he had reached such an elite level of fighting, he was lacking motivation at UFC 229.

Dillashaw's reign as UFC champion over after revealing 'adverse' drug test
# Flagged
# Flagged

Dillashaw's reign as UFC champion over after revealing 'adverse' drug test

Mar 20th 2019, 2:17 PM 8,888 Views 6 Comments

The 33-year-old announced today that he is ‘voluntarily relinquishing’ the UFC bantamweight title.

Mma - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Dana White promises 'incredible things' after signing seven-year UFC contract extension
# Thanks For The Cheese
# Thanks For The Cheese

Dana White promises 'incredible things' after signing seven-year UFC contract extension

Mar 19th 2019, 8:06 AM 8,149 Views 2 Comments

The organisation’s president is going nowhere for now.

Mma - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Masvidal stuns Till in London to derail UFC comeback
# Upset
# Upset

Masvidal stuns Till in London to derail UFC comeback

Mar 17th 2019, 10:02 AM 7,805 Views 6 Comments

The Liverpudlian suffered a second-round knockout on Saturday night, while there was also defeat for Ireland’s Joseph Duffy.

Mma - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Duffy 'buzzing' for tonight's UFC return after 'dark days' during lengthy lay-off
# London Calling
# London Calling

Duffy 'buzzing' for tonight's UFC return after 'dark days' during lengthy lay-off

Mar 16th 2019, 7:15 AM 5,770 Views 2 Comments

The Donegal lightweight faces Marc Diakiese, having not competed in the octagon since November 2017.

Mma - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

McGregor charged with 'strong arm robbery and criminal mischief' after alleged altercation with fan
# Miami
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# Miami

McGregor charged with 'strong arm robbery and criminal mischief' after alleged altercation with fan

Mar 12th 2019, 7:18 AM 49,827 Views 0 Comments

Miami Police said McGregor slapped a phone out of the man’s hand and then stomped on it several times.

Conor McGregor arrested in Miami after alleged altercation with fan
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# McGregor

Conor McGregor arrested in Miami after alleged altercation with fan

Mar 12th 2019, 12:01 AM 43,554 Views 0 Comments

He was arrested earlier today.

Mma - Sunday 10 March, 2019

Dos Santos eyeing another heavyweight title shot after quick stoppage against Lewis
# UFC Wichita
# UFC Wichita

Dos Santos eyeing another heavyweight title shot after quick stoppage against Lewis

Mar 10th 2019, 10:26 AM 4,501 Views 1 Comment

Brazilian makes light work of Saturday’s main event at UFC Wichita.

Mma - Sunday 3 March, 2019

Jon Jones dominates Smith to retain title and Usman writes history at UFC 235
# Saturday Night Fights
# Saturday Night Fights

Jon Jones dominates Smith to retain title and Usman writes history at UFC 235

Mar 3rd 2019, 10:07 AM 6,704 Views 6 Comments

It was a busy one in Vegas.

Mma - Thursday 28 February, 2019

MMA star Jon Jones still clear to fight at UFC 235 despite atypical drug test results
# Statement
# Statement

MMA star Jon Jones still clear to fight at UFC 235 despite atypical drug test results

Feb 28th 2019, 11:07 PM 7,116 Views 8 Comments

The Nevada State Athletic Commission have released a statement.

Mma - Monday 25 February, 2019

McGregor's teammate Danis hit with seven-month suspension over UFC 229 brawl
# Punishment
# Punishment

McGregor's teammate Danis hit with seven-month suspension over UFC 229 brawl

Feb 25th 2019, 7:51 PM 8,300 Views 10 Comments

The Bellator fighter has also been fined $7,500 over the incident.

Mma - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Irish youngster Gallagher scores stunning first-round victory in headline bout at 3Arena
# Just Like That
# Just Like That

Irish youngster Gallagher scores stunning first-round victory in headline bout at 3Arena

Feb 23rd 2019, 11:26 PM 18,192 Views 17 Comments

The Straight Blast Gym fighter got back to winning ways after losing his first professional bout last August.

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

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

Feb 23rd 2019, 9:31 AM 5,247 Views 7 Comments

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
# Fight Night
# Fight Night

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

Feb 21st 2019, 5:45 PM 15,072 Views 3 Comments

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
# King Georges
# King Georges

UFC legend St-Pierre announces retirement after failed Khabib negotiations

Feb 21st 2019, 3:45 PM 11,705 Views 12 Comments

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
# In The Meantime
# In The Meantime

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

Feb 20th 2019, 12:52 PM 5,199 Views 3 Comments

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
# Phoenix Night

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

Feb 18th 2019, 11:14 AM 5,427 Views 1 Comment

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

Mma - Thursday 14 February, 2019

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

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

Feb 14th 2019, 3:11 PM 42,687 Views 104 Comments

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
# UFC 234
# UFC 234

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

Feb 10th 2019, 10:13 AM 11,410 Views 2 Comments

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
# Comeback

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

Feb 9th 2019, 8:59 AM 7,716 Views 3 Comments

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
# Run It Back
# Run It Back

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

Feb 4th 2019, 3:45 PM 7,946 Views 6 Comments

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
# UFC Fortaleza
# UFC Fortaleza

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

Feb 3rd 2019, 10:13 AM 14,599 Views 7 Comments

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
# CONFIRMED
# CONFIRMED

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

Feb 1st 2019, 2:01 PM 4,658 Views 2 Comments

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
# Drop The Hammer
# Drop The Hammer

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

Jan 30th 2019, 11:32 AM 8,457 Views 6 Comments

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

Light-heavyweight champ Jones approved for UFC 235 bout
# Bones
# Bones

Light-heavyweight champ Jones approved for UFC 235 bout

Jan 30th 2019, 9:55 AM 3,812 Views 2 Comments

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
# Punishment
# Punishment

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

Jan 29th 2019, 5:48 PM 30,655 Views 45 Comments

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