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From The42 Adesanya retains UFC middleweight title as a new champion is crowned at light-heavyweight MMA
From The42 Manny Pacquiao says he wants to fight Conor McGregor next year Pac Man

Manny Pacquiao says he wants to fight Conor McGregor next year

The fight could be staged in the Middle East though a deal is far from agreed.

From The42 Covington dominant en route to victory over former UFC champion Woodley Fight Night

Covington dominant en route to victory over former UFC champion Woodley

Tyron Woodley later revealed he suffered a rib injury during his Las Vegas defeat to Colby Covington.

From The42 Former champion Anderson Silva booked for potential UFC swansong at 45 Fright Night

Former champion Anderson Silva booked for potential UFC swansong at 45

According to UFC president Dana White, it could be the Brazilian veteran’s final professional bout.

From The42 Cormier retires after defeat ends UFC heavyweight trilogy with champion Miocic UFC 252 This post contains videos

Cormier retires after defeat ends UFC heavyweight trilogy with champion Miocic

The 41-year-old complained that he was blinded by an eye poke before losing out by unanimous decision.

From The42 UFC confirm Khabib Nurmagomedov's lightweight unification bout for October Undisputed

UFC confirm Khabib Nurmagomedov's lightweight unification bout for October

In his first fight for over a year, the undefeated Dagestani will take on interim champion Justin Gaethje.

From The42 Ballymena's Rhys McKee out to cause an upset in tonight's short-notice UFC debut Rhys Lightning

Ballymena's Rhys McKee out to cause an upset in tonight's short-notice UFC debut

‘I’m really not here to get a nice new tracksuit,’ the 24-year-old says. ‘I’m here to take the win.’

From The42 Irish MMA star Rhys McKee set for UFC debut on one week's notice Abu Dhabi Do

Irish MMA star Rhys McKee set for UFC debut on one week's notice

He’ll take on Khamzat Chimaev on Fight Island next weekend.

From The42 Duffy announces retirement after UFC loss: 'I haven’t got what it takes anymore' End Of The Road

Duffy announces retirement after UFC loss: 'I haven’t got what it takes anymore'

The 32-year-old Donegal man was beaten by Joel Alvarez via submission at UFC Fight Night 172.

From The42 Rejuvenated Duffy determined to consign 'embarrassing' performances to the past Talk To Joe

Rejuvenated Duffy determined to consign 'embarrassing' performances to the past

The UFC lightweight from Donegal will compete for the first time in 16 months tonight in Abu Dhabi.

From The42 Masvidal takes aim at 'mentally weak' Usman ahead of UFC welterweight title showdown UFC 251

Masvidal takes aim at 'mentally weak' Usman ahead of UFC welterweight title showdown

The belt will be on the line in Abu Dhabi tomorrow night.

From The42 Jorge Masvidal steps in to take UFC title shot on six days' notice Gamebred

Jorge Masvidal steps in to take UFC title shot on six days' notice

He’ll aim to dethrone welterweight champion Kamaru Usman in Abu Dhabi on Saturday night.

From The42 UFC welterweight title bout falls through after challenger tests positive for Covid-19 Ruled Out

UFC welterweight title bout falls through after challenger tests positive for Covid-19

Gilbert Burns was due to take on Kamaru Usman on next weekend’s UFC 251 card in Abu Dhabi.

From The42 Dustin Poirier edges out Dan Hooker in bloody clash at UFC Fight Night Diamond

Dustin Poirier edges out Dan Hooker in bloody clash at UFC Fight Night

It was a contender for fight of the year.

From The42 UFC cancels Dublin fight card Coronavirus

UFC cancels Dublin fight card

The mixed martial arts organisation was due to return to the Irish capital for an event on 15 August.

From The42 Three title fights to kick off UFC's series of 'Fight Island' events in Abu Dhabi Adu Dhabi Do

Three title fights to kick off UFC's series of 'Fight Island' events in Abu Dhabi

The MMA organisation has confirmed it will stage events in the UAE on 11, 15, 18 and 25 July.

From The42 ‘Conor McGregor is the No1 welterweight contender’ Plans

‘Conor McGregor is the No1 welterweight contender’

Former MMA star Chael Sonnen reckons Dubliner is still the biggest draw in his sport.

From The42 Teixeira scores upset victory as UFC presses ahead with another US event Results

Teixeira scores upset victory as UFC presses ahead with another US event

The 40-year-old continued his resurgence by stopping Anthony Smith in the headline bout in Florida.

From The42 More controversy surrounds this weekend's UFC return as fighter and cornermen test positive for Covid-19 EEK

More controversy surrounds this weekend's UFC return as fighter and cornermen test positive for Covid-19

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza’s fight is off but as of now, UFC 249 is still going ahead.

From The42 Justin Gaethje looking to put on a show for the fans at UFC 249 despite criticism of event UFC

Justin Gaethje looking to put on a show for the fans at UFC 249 despite criticism of event

Gaethje faces Tony Ferguson on Saturday night.

From The42 Dana White belatedly postpones UFC 249 DISNEY PUSH

Dana White belatedly postpones UFC 249

Originally slated for New York, white was pushing for the18 April event to go ahead in California.

From The42 'Put yourself in my shoes': Khabib won't break quarantine to fight at UFC 249 No Go

'Put yourself in my shoes': Khabib won't break quarantine to fight at UFC 249

UFC president Dana White has repeatedly announced his intention to stage the show.

UFC champion Jones avoids jail time but vows to address 'unhealthy relationship with alcohol'

He reached a plea deal in his case for driving while intoxicated.

From The42 UFC boss aiming to stage the 'baddest card' in MMA history during global pandemic Best Laid Plans

UFC boss aiming to stage the 'baddest card' in MMA history during global pandemic

UFC 249 had originally been set for 18 April in Brooklyn.

From The42 Bad night for the Irish at Cage Warriors 113 as McColgan loses out to Jones MMA

Bad night for the Irish at Cage Warriors 113 as McColgan loses out to Jones

The Belfast man was aiming to be the first Irish figher since Conor McGregor to hold the organisation’s lightweight title.

From The42 UFC postpones next three events after coronavirus clampdown About Time

UFC postpones next three events after coronavirus clampdown

President Dana White has confirmed the postponements.

From The42 Oliveira calls for lightweight title shot after impressive stoppage of Lee King Charles

Oliveira calls for lightweight title shot after impressive stoppage of Lee

The 30-year-old Brazilian has now won seven fights in a row following last night’s submission victory.

From The42 McColgan handed chance to join list of notable Irish champions Title Shot

McColgan handed chance to join list of notable Irish champions

The Cage Warriors lightweight title vacated by UFC-bound Jai Herbert will be at stake in London.

From The42 Kevin Lee misses weight but tomorrow's UFC main event still goes ahead Do Bronx Tale

Kevin Lee misses weight but tomorrow's UFC main event still goes ahead

The 27-year-old American is scheduled to take on Charles Oliveira behind closed doors in Brasilia.

From The42 Dalton gets late-notice opportunity to upset former champion Pimblett Showdown

Dalton gets late-notice opportunity to upset former champion Pimblett

The Belfast native will take on the popular Liverpudlian at Cage Warriors 113 in London.

From The42 London no longer calling for Garry as attention turns to Belfast Change Of Plan

London no longer calling for Garry as attention turns to Belfast

Having been scheduled to fight on 20 March, the undefeated Dubliner has postponed his return to action.

From The42 SBG's Peter Queally booked for big Bellator main event in Dublin October Test

SBG's Peter Queally booked for big Bellator main event in Dublin

The Waterford native is set to take on former lightweight title challenger Patricky ‘Pitbull’ Freire.

From The42 Adesanya beats Romero at UFC 248 but crowd are left wanting more Defence

Adesanya beats Romero at UFC 248 but crowd are left wanting more

During an often bizarre contest, boos rang out across the arena as the two fighters kept contact to a minimum.

From The42 Benavidez comes up short in his latest bid to become a UFC champion Results

Benavidez comes up short in his latest bid to become a UFC champion

Deiveson Figueiredo was victorious at UFC Fight Night 169 but the flyweight title remains vacant.

From The42 Botched weight cut costs Figueiredo his shot at UFC title Heavy Burden

Botched weight cut costs Figueiredo his shot at UFC title

Deiveson Figueiredo weighed in above the 125-pound limit ahead of his clash with Joseph Benavidez.

From The42 Return to action in April for one of the trailblazers of Irish MMA Og

Return to action in April for one of the trailblazers of Irish MMA

Former middleweight champion Chris Fields has been booked for the Cage Warriors card in Birmingham.

From The42 Ex-rugby star Haskell booked for MMA debut on card headlined by Irish fighter Gallagher London Calling

Ex-rugby star Haskell booked for MMA debut on card headlined by Irish fighter Gallagher

The former England international will fight at Wembley Arena in May.

From The42 Defeat for two former champions on last night's UFC bill Blaydes Of Glory

Defeat for two former champions on last night's UFC bill

Curtis Blaydes called for a title shot after his stoppage of Junior dos Santos in the main event in Raleigh.

From The42 McGregor stops Cerrone in just 40 seconds on UFC return UFC 246

McGregor stops Cerrone in just 40 seconds on UFC return

McGregor wins in the Octagon for the first time since November 2016.

From The42 'The people who believe in me and support me, they deserve better and I wish to give them that' UFC 246

'The people who believe in me and support me, they deserve better and I wish to give them that'

Conor McGregor ends his 15-month UFC absence this weekend.

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