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Mma - Monday 26 June, 2017

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.

Mma - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Examining which Irish boxers, if any, will appear on the Mayweather-McGregor undercard

The CEO of Mayweather Promotions wants another Irish fighter on the card, but who would make the most sense, and who’s available?

'It's not boxing because Conor is not a boxer' - Golovkin not worried about being overshadowed by McGregor

GGG is due to fight Canelo Alvarez on 16 September.

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

History shows Conor McGregor isn't the first to lose himself in murky, shallow world of celebrity

The 28-year-old – just like Jack Doyle before him – has crossed the line and that comes with its own caveats.

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 - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Perfect night for Gustafsson as his girlfriend says 'yes' after KO win at UFC Fight Night 109 Double Whammy This post contains videos

Perfect night for Gustafsson as his girlfriend says 'yes' after KO win at UFC Fight Night 109

The Swede dominated Glover Teixeira through their fight on his home turf.

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 - Monday 22 May, 2017

Meditation will help you perform better, so here's how to get started

Meditation is as important for an athlete as engine oil is for a high-performance engine.

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.

McGregor agrees 'record-breaking, historic' deal with UFC to face Mayweather

“We now await Al Haymon and his boxer’s signature in the coming days.”

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 11 May, 2017

'We’re not waiting anymore': Dana White says GSP comeback title fight v Bisping is off

Bisping now set to defend his middleweight title against Yoel Romero.

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 - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Lobov goes the distance with Swanson, but loses decision in UFC Nashville main event

Swanson makes it four straight wins and targets featherweight title shot against Aldo or Holloway.

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 - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Conor McGregor has been named one of TIME's '100 most influential people'

He sits among the likes of the Pope and Donald Trump.