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#MMA

# mma - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Mayweather says fight with McGregor is what people want

The 40-year-old boxer has been retired since beating Andre Berto in September 2015.

# mma - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Holly Holm is back! Former champ stuns Correia in UFC Singapore main event

Welterweight wins for Rafael dos Anjos and an impressive Colby Covington in Singapore.

Former UFC champion Matt Hughes seriously injured as truck hit by train

Hughes airlifted to Illinois hospital following crash on Friday morning.

# mma - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Get in, get rich, get out: McGregor already has his big win from Mayweather mega-fight

The McGregor circus is back, writes Paul Dollery, but it’s unlikely to conclude with a thrilling sporting showpiece.

Dana White says that McGregor will defend his UFC belt before the end of the year Life After Maygregor This post contains videos

Dana White says that McGregor will defend his UFC belt before the end of the year

‘Conor will actually turn right around and fight again this year after the Mayweather fight,’ the UFC President confirmed said last night.

# mma - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

McGregor's boxing bout with Mayweather is finally going ahead

The Dubliner, a pro boxing debutant, will face the undefeated former world champion in Las Vegas this summer.

# mma - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Lewis hints at retirement after Hunt's hands give him the Auckland blues Super Samoan This post contains videos

Lewis hints at retirement after Hunt's hands give him the Auckland blues

Mark Hunt returned to winning ways with a fourth-round stoppage in his hometown last night.

# mma - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

UFC's number one fighter hits out at 'mistreatment and bullying' from the organisation

‘With me, the UFC chooses not to market the best fighter in the world’.

# mma - Sunday 4 June, 2017

Holloway eyes Edgar after becoming undisputed featherweight champ in dominant Aldo victory

The Hawaiian impresses in Brazil to claim third-round TKO.

# mma - Saturday 3 June, 2017

I wouldn't be involved in preparing Conor for this fight if I didn't think he could win

John Kavanagh discusses Conor McGregor’s potential clash with Floyd Mayweather in his latest column.

# mma - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Kavanagh tips Holloway to defeat Aldo 'convincingly' this weekend

The pair will meet in a featherweight title unification bout in the main event at UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro.

# mma - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Conlan set to assist McGregor with preparations for Mayweather

McGregor was with Conlan’s when the Olympic medallist made his professional debut at Madison Square Garden.

# mma - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Interim middleweight title bout replaces Garbrandt-Dillashaw at UFC 213

Another new belt will be handed out at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on 8 July.

# mma - Saturday 20 May, 2017

Rory MacDonald made it look easy in his Bellator debut against Paul Daley The Red King This post contains videos

Rory MacDonald made it look easy in his Bellator debut against Paul Daley

MacDonald is now set to advance to a title shot in Bellator’s welterweight division for his next bout.

# mma - Thursday 18 May, 2017

Mayweather coy over McGregor 'super fight'

The American boxing star is currently in London with protege Gervonta Davis.

# mma - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Dana White hints at introducing instant replays to UFC after Poirier-Alvarez stoppage

The promotion’s president was unhappy with the decision to stop last night’s lightweight bout in Dallas.

Miocic shows his devastating power with first-round TKO of dos Santos at UFC 211

The American ended the contest after just two minutes and 22 seconds.

# mma - Friday 12 May, 2017

Gunnar Nelson headlines UFC Glasgow with Ward and Seery already on the card

The Icelander will face hard-hitting Argentine Santiago Ponzinibbio in July.

# mma - Thursday 4 May, 2017

'F*ck Conor. He can f*cking fight himself' - Nate Diaz doesn't want McGregor trilogy 209

# mma - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Ex-UFC lightweight Redmond matched with former champ for BAMMA's return

The Dubliner is set to take on English veteran Rob Sinclair at the 3Arena this summer.

Irish fighter Charlie Ward gets his next UFC assignment

Ward will be aiming to bounce back from his debut defeat to Abdul Razak Alhassan in Belfast last November.

# mma - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

McGregor's manager: Diaz and Ferguson should fight for the next shot at Conor

“If this thing happens with Floyd, you’ve got to get Conor excited to get back in there,” says Audie Attar.

# mma - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Lobov plans to be on standby for title bout if he shocks Swanson Cub Of The Green This post contains a poll

Lobov plans to be on standby for title bout if he shocks Swanson

The SBG featherweight is looking to cause a major upset in tonight’s UFC Fight Night 108 main event.

# mma - Friday 21 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Sport snobbery: 'McGregor still has a tough fight if he wants to win over the home crowd' Column

Sport snobbery: 'McGregor still has a tough fight if he wants to win over the home crowd'

Conor McGregor’s success has made mixed martial arts a viable outlet for children around Ireland, writes Lorraine Courtney.

# mma - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Artem Lobov: Training with Conor McGregor has left me ready for anyone Russian Roulette This post contains videos

Artem Lobov: Training with Conor McGregor has left me ready for anyone

The Dublin-based featherweight takes on Cub Swanson in this Saturday night’s UFC main event in Nashville.

# mma - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Swanson taunts Lobov over McGregor connection ahead of UFC headliner

“I feel like with his record and things like that, there are so many more deserving people to be in the UFC.”

# mma - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Demetrious Johnson equals UFC record with 10th flyweight title defence

There was also a big win for Robert Whittaker in Kansas last night.

# mma - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Demetrious Johnson could equal a UFC record on tonight's very underrated card

Mighty Mouse, Jacare and Big Country are just some of the names who’ll feature at UFC on FOX 24.

SBG featherweight scores most significant win of his career at Bellator 177

Wexford native Brian Moore is now calling for a spot on the Madison Square Garden bill this summer.

# mma - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

A behind-the-scenes look at the changes in Irish MMA a year since the death of Joao Carvalho Safety First This post contains videos

# mma - Sunday 9 April, 2017

Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson retires after Daniel Cormier retains title at UFC 210

Elsewhere on the card, Gegard Mousasi earned a controversial TKO victory against Chris Weidman.

# mma - Saturday 8 April, 2017

The shadow of Jon Jones looms large over tonight's UFC 210 main event Buffalo Soldiers This post contains a poll

The shadow of Jon Jones looms large over tonight's UFC 210 main event

Daniel Cormier defends the UFC light-heavyweight title in a rematch with Anthony Johnson in Buffalo.

# mma - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

'In my mind, it's on' - Kavanagh says training has begun for Mayweather bout Maygregor This post contains videos

'In my mind, it's on' - Kavanagh says training has begun for Mayweather bout

Conor McGregor’s head coach at Straight Blast Gym expects the fight to happen this year.

# mma - Tuesday 4 April, 2017

Welterweight cracker booked for UFC 213

Both Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone and former champion Robbie Lawler will be aiming to bounce back from losses.

# mma - Thursday 30 March, 2017

David Haye claims he's in talks to take on UFC fighter Jimi Manuwa

Manuwa called out the former world champion boxer in the aftermath of his recent KO victory in London.

# mma - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Gallagher to follow in team-mate McGregor's footsteps by fighting at Madison Square Garden

The 20-year-old Strabane native will be facing the brother of a former UFC champion in New York this summer.

# mma - Saturday 25 March, 2017

Katie Taylor's fourth fight in four months presents unique challenge in the form of ex-MMA fighter

Taylor insists she doesn’t anticipate a more aggressive or unusual boxing style from her 28-year-old opponent.

# mma - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Reduction in Nevada punishment could pave the way for McGregor to box in Vegas

The UFC lightweight champion had been fined $75,000 and given 50 hours of community service last October.

# mma - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Impressive wins for Duffy and Nelson at UFC Fight Night in London MMA

Impressive wins for Duffy and Nelson at UFC Fight Night in London

Nelson ended his fight in the second round.

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