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Mma - Saturday 4 March, 2017

'I never expected that the biggest fight of my life would be happening in Ireland' MMA

'I never expected that the biggest fight of my life would be happening in Ireland'

Josh Clark is hopeful that a win tonight at Cage Warriors 81 in Dublin can set him up for a run in the UFC.

Mma - Friday 3 March, 2017

Cage Warriors to crown long-awaited successor to Michael Bisping in Dublin this weekend

Karl Moore will bid to win the vacant light-heavyweight title.

Huge blow for UFC 209 as Khabib is hospitalised and Ferguson bout is cancelled

It’s the third time a fight between the pair has been called off.

Mma - Thursday 2 March, 2017

10 Cage Warriors bouts that shaped the future of Irish MMA

The organisation returns to Dublin this Saturday night with a big card at the 3Arena.

Mma - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

GSP gets shot at middleweight champion Bisping for UFC comeback

Dana White has announced that the former welterweight title-holder will challenge for the 185lbs title this year.

The bank analyst defying inexperience in his bid to emulate McGregor and Duffy

Joe McColgan: “One of the main differences is that financial gains aren’t my goal in this sport.”

Mma - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

De la Hoya: Mayweather-McGregor would be 'an embarrassment for boxing'

“Boxing is boxing and MMA is MMA. They’re two separate sports. It would be a joke.”

Darren determined to be 'the first Cork person in the UFC'

Bantamweight prospect O’Gorman aiming to topple SBG rival at Cage Warriors 81 in Dublin this weekend.

Mma - Saturday 25 February, 2017

After a year spent recovering, Catherine Costigan is ready to heal in the cage

Costigan faces Wendy McKenna at the 3Arena.

Parke edges Belfast battle of ex-UFC pair as Gallagher eases to another win

Norman Parke got the better of Paul Redmond, before James Gallagher kept his undefeated record intact.

Mma - Friday 24 February, 2017

MMA talent Sinéad Kavanagh looks to extend her flawless pro-record tonight

The SBG fighter is looking for her fifth consecutive win in the professional ranks.

Mma - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'The north versus south thing shouldn't come into it. Who gives a b******s about that in 2017?'

Dubliner Paul Redmond says his meeting with Antrim’s Norman Parke is the biggest fight of his career.

Mma - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

'You could have put Conor McGregor in the cage and I would have been leaving with that belt'

Rhys McKee has been turning heads on the Irish MMA scene.

Mma - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Freddie Roach says it would be 'an honour' to train Conor McGregor to fight Floyd Mayweather

“One punch can change everything. It’s the sport we’re in. I’m not going to count him out completely.”

Mma - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

GSP looks set for UFC return this year after agreeing terms on a new contract

The legendary former welterweight champion hasn’t competed since he defeated Johny Hendricks at UFC 167.

Mayweather quashes rumours of McGregor fight UFC

Mayweather quashes rumours of McGregor fight

The retired boxer has told McGregor to ‘take care of business with the UFC’.

Mma - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Gunni Nelson set for UFC London co-main event on St Patrick's weekend

The ninth-ranked welterweight meets veteran Alan Jouban at The O2 Arena next month.

Mma - Monday 13 February, 2017

Mental skills: Your journey to becoming more resilient starts here

Jason Brennan is back with an examination of the factors that go into being a resilient competitor.

Mma - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Confirmed! Jose Aldo will fight Max Holloway for the title stripped from Conor McGregor

The title unification bout will take place at UFC 212 on 3 June in Rio de Janeiro.

'I'm gonna teach him some manners' - Artem Lobov set for fight with Cub Swanson

Their upcoming bout was announced for the upcoming bout at UFC 208 last night.

Holly Holm suffers controversial loss at UFC 208 as new champion is crowned

Germaine de Randamie won the UFC women’s featherweight belt last night.

Mma - Saturday 11 February, 2017

More misery for McCall as he's forced out of yet another UFC bout

The veteran flyweight hasn’t competed in over two years due to a series of fight cancellations.

Anderson, Jacare and a new UFC champion tonight in Brooklyn

An inaugural women’s featherweight title bout headlines the UFC’s first pay-per-view event on 2017.

Mma - Thursday 9 February, 2017

London calling: MacDonald to face fellow UFC veteran Daley in Bellator debut MMA

London calling: MacDonald to face fellow UFC veteran Daley in Bellator debut

The welterweights will clash in the main event at Bellator 179 at the SSE Wembley Arena.

Mma - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Irishman Moore to face TUF veteran for Bisping's old belt in 3Arena headliner MMA

Irishman Moore to face TUF veteran for Bisping's old belt in 3Arena headliner

A light-heavyweight title bout between Karl Moore and Josh Clark will headline Cage Warriors 81 next month.

UFC heavyweight champion gets shot at revenge in next title defence

Stipe Miocic will aim to retain the belt when he goes up against former champion Junior Dos Santos.

Mma - 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.

Mma - Saturday 4 February, 2017

McGregor has no chance of beating Mayweather - Aldo

The Brazilian doesn’t rate the UFC lightweight champion’s chances in the boxing ring.

Mma - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Dana White thinks Ronda Rousey is 'probably done'

The former women’s bantamweight champion likely won’t be returning to the UFC octagon.

Mma - Monday 30 January, 2017

The first Irish woman to compete in the UFC has retired due to a brain scan 'abnormality'

Aisling Daly has been forced to hang up her gloves aged 29.

Cage Warriors confirms long-awaited Irish return after 3-year absence

Dublin’s 3 Arena will host the event on Saturday, 4 March.

Mma - Sunday 29 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Imagine what we could do': Ireland's new generation of MMA fighters Mixed Martial Arts This post contains videos

'Imagine what we could do': Ireland's new generation of MMA fighters

TheJournal.ie spent some time this week with young people who are learning MMA in one of the country’s newest gyms.

Strength-based thinking can help you build self-esteem and perform better

Mental skills coach Jason Brennan’s latest column details the process of SBT.

Shevchenko set for title shot after overcoming Pena

Elsewhere on the card, Jorge Masvidal defeated Donald Cerrone via second round TKO.

Floyd Mayweather says Conor McGregor fight 'likely to happen'

A potential bout between the two fighters has been heavily discussed in recent months.

From TheJournal.ie How close is Shane Ross to regulating mixed martial arts in Ireland? Safety

How close is Shane Ross to regulating mixed martial arts in Ireland?

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

Carl Frampton gets Conor McGregor backing as title clash looms

The WBA featherweight champion defends his cherished strap against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand on Saturday night.

Cormier's title defence against 'Rumble' Johnson has finally been rescheduled

UFC 210 will also feature a middleweight bout between Gegard Mousasi and former champion Chris Weidman.

Mma - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

'I could have died that day' - Dos Anjos explains why he's changing weight class

The former UFC lightweight champion has decided to move up to the welterweight division for 2017.

Mma - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

UFC and Bellator bouts announced for SBG trio

James Gallagher, Sinead Kavanagh and Makwan Amirkhani have all learned of their next assignments.