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# tko - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Rio Ferdinand refused pro boxing licence TKO

Rio Ferdinand refused pro boxing licence

The former Man Utd defender says he’s ‘hanging up his gloves’.

# tko - Sunday 5 February, 2017

'The Korean Zombie' marks UFC return with first-round TKO after three-year absence He's Back This post contains videos

'The Korean Zombie' marks UFC return with first-round TKO after three-year absence

Chan Sung Jung enjoyed an impressive comeback in last night’s main event in Houston.

# tko - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Charlie Ward's father: 'He didn't go out to kill anyone'

A Portuguese fighter was hospitalised and later died following his TKO loss at Saturday’s Total Extreme Fighting MMA event in Dublin.

# tko - Thursday 1 October, 2015

The 'Thrilla in Manila' was 40 years ago today

Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier had one of the greatest fights in history.

# tko - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

John Joe Nevin keeps unbeaten pro record intact with TKO on boxing return

Ireland’s Olympic silver medallist was back in the ring last night after a 10-month lay-off.

# tko - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Kimbo Slice takes out 51-year-old Ken Shamrock with 1st round TKO Oaps This post contains videos

Kimbo Slice takes out 51-year-old Ken Shamrock with 1st round TKO

The pair met for the headline fight at Bellator 138 last night.

# tko - Sunday 10 May, 2015

There were 2 brutal knockouts last night, while Matthew Macklin got back to winning ways Fight Night This post contains videos

There were 2 brutal knockouts last night, while Matthew Macklin got back to winning ways

James Kirkland and Raphael Zumbano Love were on the receiving end of devastating TKOs.

# tko - Saturday 21 February, 2015

Chris Fields’ UFC hopes knocked back as he suffers devastating TKO after 23 seconds

Frenchman Cheick Kone proved too powerful for the Irish middleweight in Wolverhampton tonight.

# tko - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Katie Taylor is through to another world championship final TKO

Katie Taylor is through to another world championship final

Yana Allekseenva will attempt to stop the Bray star’s five-in-a-row bid.

# tko - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Matthew Macklin's fight postponed after trainer Jamie Moore shot in Spain TKO

Matthew Macklin's fight postponed after trainer Jamie Moore shot in Spain

Ex-European champion, Jamie Moore is in hospital after shooting

# tko - Monday 16 December, 2013

Sebastien Chabal in trouble after this right hook TKO

Sebastien Chabal in trouble after this right hook

The former France talisman faces a ban for the punch this weekend.

# tko - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Mike Tyson banned from Britain over rape conviction TKO

Mike Tyson banned from Britain over rape conviction

The former heavyweight champion is on publicity tour for his autobiography.

# tko - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Anderson Silva was asking to be knocked out last night... and that's exactly what he got UFC 162 This post contains videos

Anderson Silva was asking to be knocked out last night... and that's exactly what he got

The legendary middleweight’s 7-year title reign was ended in spectacular fashion by Chris Weidman.

# tko - Saturday 29 June, 2013

Uncaged: The best UFC knockouts of the year so far TKO This post contains videos

Uncaged: The best UFC knockouts of the year so far

Featuing big hits from and Vitor Belfort, Antonio Silva and Ireland’s Conor McGregor.

# tko - Sunday 16 December, 2012

Dominant Amir Khan beats Carlos Molina in LA TKO

Dominant Amir Khan beats Carlos Molina in LA

The victory at Los Angeles’ Sports Arena stopped a run of two successive setbacks for the Bolton fighter.

# tko - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Chicken salad floors world champion Wladimir Klitschko TKO

Chicken salad floors world champion Wladimir Klitschko

Having been taken ill after an evening meal, Klitschko had to call an ambulance during the night and was put on a drip by an emergency doctor. Should have had the soup.

# tko - Sunday 8 July, 2012

UFC 148: Anderson Silva retains his middleweight crown after second round TKO Undisputed This post contains videos

UFC 148: Anderson Silva retains his middleweight crown after second round TKO

The Brazilian was tested early on by Chael Sonnen before wrapping up his 15th win in succession.

# tko - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Mike Tyson says he changed his life around because there were 'too many venereal diseases' TKO

# tko - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Henderson punishes Edgar at UFC 144 TKO

Henderson punishes Edgar at UFC 144

The centrepiece of a crowded bill, Ben Henderson’s at times brutal demolition of lightweight champ Frankie Edgar stole the show at Japan’s Saitama Super Arena.

# tko - Saturday 24 December, 2011

Un-caged: A look back at the year’s best action TKO This post contains videos

Un-caged: A look back at the year’s best action

Now that the dust has settled, it’s time to take stock of the biggest winners and losers from the previous 12 months.

# tko - Saturday 3 December, 2011

Un-caged: a look back at ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ TKO

Un-caged: a look back at ‘The Ultimate Fighter’

The UFC’s subtly propagandistic talent show has been running for fourteen seasons and, in addition to winning hearts and minds, has served up some first-class fighting.

# tko - Saturday 26 November, 2011

Un-caged: Results round-up TKO

Un-caged: Results round-up

One of the best fights in UFC history, the return of Wanderlei Silva and the organisation’s chance at the big-time: our man takes a look back at the stories and results that have been grabbing the headlines this month.

# tko - Saturday 5 November, 2011

Un-caged: UFC 138 and the British invasion TKO

Un-caged: UFC 138 and the British invasion

The UFC touches down in Birmingham this week, and with two British fighters on the card, there’s more than enough to keep the home fans entertained. Connoisseurs, however, will be watching Munoz vs. Leben.

# tko - Saturday 29 October, 2011

Un-caged: Return of the Bad Boy TKO

Un-caged: Return of the Bad Boy

This weeK: Nick Diaz makes yet another return to the UFC and Roy “Big Country” Nelson takes on a diminished Mirko Filipovic in a bid to save his UFC career.

# tko - Friday 21 October, 2011

Un-caged: Three to watch out for at UFC 137 TKO

Un-caged: Three to watch out for at UFC 137

George St. Pierre may be gone, but in the view of our resident MMA afficionado, Brian Kirk, UFC 137 was always going to be about an awful lot more than one fight.

# tko - Saturday 8 October, 2011

Un-caged: UFC 136 is stacked from top to bottom TKO

Un-caged: UFC 136 is stacked from top to bottom

Edgar v Maynard, Florian v Aldo, Sonnen v Stann: this week’s card could well be one of the strongest ever.

# tko - Saturday 3 September, 2011

Un-caged: Jon Jones is the real deal TKO This post contains videos

Un-caged: Jon Jones is the real deal

With the MMA season in something of a lull, we take the opportunity to profile one of the UFC’s newest stars: light heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones.