# mma - Wednesday 15 February, 2017
The legendary former welterweight champion hasn’t competed since he defeated Johny Hendricks at UFC 167.
The retired boxer has told McGregor to ‘take care of business with the UFC’.
# mma - Tuesday 14 February, 2017
The ninth-ranked welterweight meets veteran Alan Jouban at The O2 Arena next month.
# mma - Sunday 12 February, 2017
The title unification bout will take place at UFC 212 on 3 June in Rio de Janeiro.
Their upcoming bout was announced for the upcoming bout at UFC 208 last night.
# mma - Saturday 11 February, 2017
The veteran flyweight hasn’t competed in over two years due to a series of fight cancellations.
An inaugural women’s featherweight title bout headlines the UFC’s first pay-per-view event on 2017.
# mma - Thursday 9 February, 2017
The welterweights will clash in the main event at Bellator 179 at the SSE Wembley Arena.
# mma - Wednesday 8 February, 2017
A light-heavyweight title bout between Karl Moore and Josh Clark will headline Cage Warriors 81 next month.
Stipe Miocic will aim to retain the belt when he goes up against former champion Junior Dos Santos.
# mma - Sunday 5 February, 2017
Chan Sung Jung enjoyed an impressive comeback in last night’s main event in Houston.
# mma - Saturday 4 February, 2017
The Brazilian doesn’t rate the UFC lightweight champion’s chances in the boxing ring.
# mma - Tuesday 31 January, 2017
The former women’s bantamweight champion likely won’t be returning to the UFC octagon.
# mma - Monday 30 January, 2017
Aisling Daly has been forced to hang up her gloves aged 29.
Dublin’s 3 Arena will host the event on Saturday, 4 March.
# mma - Sunday 29 January, 2017
TheJournal.ie spent some time this week with young people who are learning MMA in one of the country’s newest gyms.
Elsewhere on the card, Jorge Masvidal defeated Donald Cerrone via second round TKO.
A potential bout between the two fighters has been heavily discussed in recent months.
Conor McGregor’s coach John Kavanagh says the current situation means “anybody can run an MMA event … to whatever standard they see fit”.
Meetings over the next few weeks will determine whether the sport needs its own governing body – something that could significantly delay the process.
# mma - Thursday 26 January, 2017
UFC 210 will also feature a middleweight bout between Gegard Mousasi and former champion Chris Weidman.
# mma - Wednesday 25 January, 2017
The former UFC lightweight champion has decided to move up to the welterweight division for 2017.
# mma - Tuesday 24 January, 2017
James Gallagher, Sinead Kavanagh and Makwan Amirkhani have all learned of their next assignments.
# mma - Sunday 22 January, 2017
Pacquiao wants to fight the UFC star if a potential bout with Mayweather doesn’t happen.
The 41-year-old announced his retirement after the bout.
# mma - Saturday 21 January, 2017
Welsh fighter John Phillips has been getting ready for his UFC debut in unusual surroundings.
# mma - Tuesday 17 January, 2017
Kennedy made his professional MMA debut over 15 years ago.
# mma - Monday 16 January, 2017
It’ll be Cody Garbrandt versus TJ Dillashaw for the 135lbs title following a season of The Ultimate Fighter.
Yair Rodriguez enhanced his reputation with a resoundingly comprehensive victory over BJ Penn in Phoenix.
# mma - Sunday 15 January, 2017
It’s often a heated debate around the dinner table – but here’s how the rest of the country feels.
# mma - Saturday 14 January, 2017
“I’ll tell you what Floyd, here’s a real offer and I’m the guy, I’m the guy that can actually make the offer and I’m actually making a real offer,” he said.
# mma - Friday 13 January, 2017
Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson have finally come to an agreement to square off in March.
# mma - Wednesday 11 January, 2017
‘Of course, we’re the ‘A side.’ How can a guy talk about making 20 or 30 million if he has never made 8 or 9 million?’
“I want the UFC to understand it’s not OK to keep doing what they’re doing.”
# mma - Tuesday 10 January, 2017
‘The biggest fight of my career’ – Chris Fields will take on Liam McGeary in Belfast next month.
The pair fought to a draw in New York in November.
# mma - Friday 6 January, 2017
The sport has split the nation, particularly since the death of Joao Carvalho in April.
# mma - Thursday 5 January, 2017
# mma - Sunday 1 January, 2017
Ronda Rousey is taking time off to ponder her future after her 48-second loss in her comeback fight at UFC 207.