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Dublin: 14 °C Sunday 23 July, 2017

Mma - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Pound-for-pound champion Mighty Mouse out to make history at UFC 215

Amanda Nunes will also defend her bantamweight belt against Valentina Shevchenko in the co-main event.

'Mayweather's clinch is completely novice': John Kavanagh outlines McGregor's potential advantages Smash And Grab This post contains videos

'Mayweather's clinch is completely novice': John Kavanagh outlines McGregor's potential advantages

Conor McGregor’s coach believes the UFC lightweight champion has an edge over Mayweather in a number of areas.

Mma - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Mma - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Drug-testing policy played a part in Duffy's decision to stay with the UFC

The Donegal native has ended uncertainty over his future by signing a new UFC contract.

Mma - Monday 17 July, 2017

Paulie Malignaggi happy to offer up some 'technical tidbits' in sparring with McGregor

The New Yorker is packing his bags for Las Vegas despite a bit of a spat with the Dubliner last week.

McGregor leads tributes to 'one of the best fighters to ever come out of Ireland'

Neil Seery bows out after last night’s clash with Alexandre Pantoja at UFC Fight Night 113 in Glasgow.

Shock KO loss for Gunnar Nelson and double disappointment for Irish duo

There was no fairytale ending for Neil Seery while Charlie Ward suffered a brutal knock out in Glasgow.

Mma - Sunday 16 July, 2017

There's plenty of Irish interest as the UFC makes a return to Scotland today

UFC Fight Night 113 will be headlined by the meeting of Gunnar Nelson and Santiago Ponzinibbio.

Mma - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Seery's swansong provides welcome respite from theatrics elsewhere

The veteran Dubliner will hang up his gloves after tomorrow evening’s UFC bout in Glasgow.

Mma - Friday 14 July, 2017

Mma - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Duffy ends speculation over his future by penning new long-term UFC deal

The Donegal native had been linked with a move to Bellator after his contract with the UFC expired.

Bet your whole fight cheque! McGregor and Mayweather trade verbal blows in Toronto Press Tour This post contains videos

Bet your whole fight cheque! McGregor and Mayweather trade verbal blows in Toronto

The pleasantries continued last night.

Mma - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

'He kicks like a donkey': When John Kavanagh met Chris Martin

The Coldplay singer called in to SBG in Dublin following the band’s gig in Croke Park.

'I will beat your ass!' - Mayweather's dad crashes McGregor's press conference Maygregor This post contains videos

'I will beat your ass!' - Mayweather's dad crashes McGregor's press conference

Let’s have McGregor and Floyd Snr do the rest of the press conferences between now and 26 August.

'You'll do nothing' - Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather begin trash talk tour with LA story

The pair faced off for the first time tonight.

Mma - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

LIVE from LA: The first press conference with Mayweather and McGregor Fighting Talk This post contains videos

LIVE from LA: The first press conference with Mayweather and McGregor

From 10pm Irish time, the pair meet at the Staples Center for the first time ahead of their 26 August bout.

UFC pays emotional tribute as an unsung hero of Irish sport prepares to bid farewell 2 Tap This post contains videos

UFC pays emotional tribute as an unsung hero of Irish sport prepares to bid farewell

“It’s hard to walk away… but everything comes to an end.”

Rival promotion Bellator seals another major coup at UFC's expense

Former Strikeforce champion Gegard Mousasi is the latest well-known fighter to part company with the UFC.

Coldplay's Chris Martin popped in for a gym session with John Kavanagh in Dublin

No one ever said it would be this hard.

Mayweather hoping McGregor fight can ease financial woes

The 40-year-old pocketed a mammoth $220 million for his May 2015 bout with Manny Pacquiao.

Mma - Monday 10 July, 2017

'I need to get my life back' - UFC release epic promo for return of Jon Jones UFC 214 This post contains videos

'I need to get my life back' - UFC release epic promo for return of Jon Jones

The controversial star faces Daniel Cormier in a rematch this month.

Mma - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Whittaker overcomes Romero after Amanda Nunes pulls out of UFC 213 main event

The Brazilian reigning UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion was taken to hospital owing to an unspecified illness.

Mma - Friday 7 July, 2017

The Geezer in the Corner: Armagh boss McGeeney lines out as an MMA cornerman

Kieran McGeeney was in Ben Forsyth’s corner at the 3Arena this evening.

'They just think Ireland, UK - same thing. It bugged me, and I know Conor wasn't over the moon'

John Kavanagh talks press tours, ‘simpler’ training for Mayweather, Malignaggi sparring, and The Money Fight.

Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather are going on a four-city world tour next week ROADSHOW This post contains videos

Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather are going on a four-city world tour next week

But they won’t be bringing their press conference roadshow to Dublin.

Mma - Monday 3 July, 2017

There's bad news and good news regarding one of the most anticipated UFC fights of 2017

Here’s hoping it’s third time lucky for Cerrone and Lawler.

Mma - Friday 30 June, 2017

Nick Diaz suspended as UFC reveals potential anti-doping violation

Three strikes and you’re out.

It will cost $10 million to sponsor the Mayweather-McGregor super-fight

That’s nearly twice as much as Mayweather-Pacquiao.

Mma - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Malignaggi set to spar with McGregor — just months after vowing to 'knock his beard off'

Malignaggi previously labelled the Mayweather bout “a joke”.

Mma - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Manny Pacquiao says Conor McGregor won't land 'a meaningful punch' against Floyd Mayweather

He reckons the fight could be ‘very boring’.

Mma - Monday 26 June, 2017

Hopkins: Make a statement and let fans in to Mayweather-McGregor fight for free

“You want to make a big statement Dana White? Give it to them free.”

Lee's plans to fill McGregor's shoes overshadowed by controversial stoppage Jumped The Gun This post contains videos

Lee's plans to fill McGregor's shoes overshadowed by controversial stoppage

UFC president Dana White blasted referee Mario Yamasaki after last night’s main event in Oklahoma.

These photos of Conor McGregor visiting kids in Crumlin Children's Hospital are class

“It was an unannounced visit and he just walked room to room willing to talk to anyone. So much respect.”

Mma - Sunday 25 June, 2017

James Gallagher matches Conor McGregor's feat in NYC with emphatic Bellator win The Fighting Irish This post contains videos

James Gallagher matches Conor McGregor's feat in NYC with emphatic Bellator win

The 20-year-old scored a first-round win to become the second Irish MMA fighter to triumph in Madison Square Garden.

Pacquiao predicts Mayweather victory as McGregor is not 'compatible' with boxing

Manny Pacquiao feels his ‘Fight of the Century’ opponent is sure to win his 50th fight.

Mma - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Kavanagh expects Gallagher to come of age at Madison Square Garden

The Irish youngster aims to keep his undefeated record intact tonight at the famous New York venue.

Mma - Thursday 22 June, 2017

This won't be the first time Conor McGregor has defied the odds

John Kavanagh writes exclusively for The42 ahead of Conor McGregor’s clash with Floyd Mayweather.

Mma - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

'It would probably be bad for boxing if McGregor won, but f**k it, I'm an Irishman!'

Michael Conlan will join Conor McGregor’s camp ahead of the Mayweather fight, but remains realistic about his chances.

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