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From The42 'One of my first tattoos says, ‘Your faith must be greater than your fear.’ My fear is to lose my 0' Top Prospect

'One of my first tattoos says, ‘Your faith must be greater than your fear.’ My fear is to lose my 0'

Bellator’s AJ McKee on his rivalry with James Gallagher, a return to Ireland, and the promotion’s European recruitment drive.

From The42 Former UFC champion Werdum banned for two years following failed doping test Banned

Former UFC champion Werdum banned for two years following failed doping test

Brazilian, 41, tested positive for a banned anabolic steroid.

From The42 Welterweight champ Woodley hands Till first pro defeat in UFC 228 main event Tyron's Time This post contains videos

Welterweight champ Woodley hands Till first pro defeat in UFC 228 main event

Fourth successful defence marks Woodley as one of the great welterweights.

From The42 It's on! Till and Woodley make weight for championship showdown OFFICIAL

It's on! Till and Woodley make weight for championship showdown

Tomorrow night’s co-main event in Dallas, however, will not go ahead.

From The42 'He's the one that should answer questions': Woodley unfazed by Darren Till's weight cut UFC 228

'He's the one that should answer questions': Woodley unfazed by Darren Till's weight cut

Woodley puts his UFC title on the line again on Saturday night.

From The42 SBG's Peter Queally inks deal with Bellator MMA

SBG's Peter Queally inks deal with Bellator

The Irish fighter will now join team-mates James Gallagher and Sinead Kavanagh at the promotion.

From The42 Ferguson to return against former lightweight champ on Khabib-McGregor card UFC 229

Ferguson to return against former lightweight champ on Khabib-McGregor card

Ferguson will take on Anthony Pettis as the ‘co-main event’ in Vegas.

From The42 Two UFC champions to clash on December card in Las Vegas Battle Of Brazil

Two UFC champions to clash on December card in Las Vegas

The women’s featherweight title will be on the line when ‘Cyborg’ takes on compatriot Amanda Nunes.

From The42 Artem Lobov to make UFC return against Khabib Nurmagomedov's team-mate Russian Roulette

Artem Lobov to make UFC return against Khabib Nurmagomedov's team-mate

The Dublin-based featherweight, who trains alongside Conor McGregor, will take on Zubaira Tukhugov.

From The42 James Gallagher suffers brutal first-round KO against Ricky Bandejas MMA

James Gallagher suffers brutal first-round KO against Ricky Bandejas

It was the 21-year-old’s comeback bout.

From The42 Big night ahead for Gallagher as unbeaten 21-year-old eyes world title shot in Dublin Fighting Irish

Big night ahead for Gallagher as unbeaten 21-year-old eyes world title shot in Dublin

A shot at the bantamweight belt is at stake at Bellator 204, according to the Irish fighter.

From The42 Tickets for McGregor's return go on sale this week and the cheapest will set you back €180 Viva Las Vegas

Tickets for McGregor's return go on sale this week and the cheapest will set you back €180

The Dubliner is set to take on Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229.

From The42 McGregor's return headlines UFC 229 but here's how the rest of the card is looking On The Menu

McGregor's return headlines UFC 229 but here's how the rest of the card is looking

Khabib Nurmagomedov will defend his lightweight title against McGregor in Las Vegas on 6 October.

From The42 Khabib Nurmagomedov: From wrestling bears to conquering the UFC Send Me Location

Khabib Nurmagomedov: From wrestling bears to conquering the UFC

Conor McGregor will aim to give the UFC lightweight champion his first taste of defeat on 6 October.

From The42 No such thing as bad publicity for UFC as McGregor makes swift return from long hiatus Comment

No such thing as bad publicity for UFC as McGregor makes swift return from long hiatus

The MMA organisation should spare us the lip service about codes of conduct when their stars step out of line.

From The42 Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson loses flyweight title after first defeat in nearly seven years UFC 227 This post contains videos

Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson loses flyweight title after first defeat in nearly seven years

Henry Cejudo becomes only the second UFC flyweight champ, while Dillashaw defends his bantamweight crown against Garbrandt.

From The42 Return of the Mac! Conor McGregor booked to fight for UFC title in October Back In The Game

Return of the Mac! Conor McGregor booked to fight for UFC title in October

In his first MMA bout in two years, McGregor will take on lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.

Nate Diaz set to return against another former Conor McGregor rival

A lightweight bout between Nate Diaz and Dustin Poirier has been booked for the UFC 230 card.

From The42 'He doesn't deserve this title shot': Khabib demands big payday for McGregor bout My Name Is My Name

'He doesn't deserve this title shot': Khabib demands big payday for McGregor bout

‘If they want to make millions using my name, no way. They want a money fight? Please pay me.’

From The42 Big UFC wins for Poirier, Aldo and Jedrzejczyk in Calgary Results This post contains videos

Big UFC wins for Poirier, Aldo and Jedrzejczyk in Calgary

It was a successful night for two former champions, but not so good for ex-lightweight title-holder Alvarez.

From The42 'Now he needs to bring his Irish team to Madison Square Garden to finish our business' Khabib Time

'Now he needs to bring his Irish team to Madison Square Garden to finish our business'

Khabib Nurmagomedov wants to defend his belt against Conor McGregor in New York this November.

From TheJournal.ie McGregor to be evaluated to see how many anger management classes he needs Plea Deal

McGregor to be evaluated to see how many anger management classes he needs

The MMA fighter struck a plea deal in New York yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Conor McGregor avoids jail term, has to take anger management classes New York Bus Incident

Conor McGregor avoids jail term, has to take anger management classes

The MMA star faced a number of charges stemming from an incident in April.

From The42 McGregor in talks to make UFC comeback, Khabib 'the most likely opponent' Back In The Game This post contains videos

McGregor in talks to make UFC comeback, Khabib 'the most likely opponent'

The former two-weight champion could return to the Octagon this year, according to his manager Audie Attar.

From The42 Undefeated Englishman Darren Till handed UFC title shot Texas Hold 'em

Undefeated Englishman Darren Till handed UFC title shot

The 25-year-old Liverpudlian will challenge for Tyron Woodley’s welterweight belt at UFC 228.

From The42 Cormier in confrontation with Lesnar after becoming UFC's second two-weight champ Results

Cormier in confrontation with Lesnar after becoming UFC's second two-weight champ

Daniel Cormier knocked out Stipe Miocic to emulate Conor McGregor’s achievement by winning a second belt.

From The42 Irishman Richie Smullen suffers first-round loss in UFC debut TUF Finale This post contains videos

Irishman Richie Smullen suffers first-round loss in UFC debut

The Wicklow native was given a shot on MMA’s biggest stage after featuring on The Ultimate Fighter.

From The42 UFC 226 headliner allays injury fears after tripping over a speaker at pre-fight press conference Fall Guy This post contains videos

UFC 226 headliner allays injury fears after tripping over a speaker at pre-fight press conference

There was a nervy moment for Daniel Cormier last night.

From The42 An Irishman will debut in the UFC tonight for the first time since 2016 TUF Cookie

An Irishman will debut in the UFC tonight for the first time since 2016

Wicklow native Richie Smullen will aim to capitalise on the opportunity at the Pearl Theatre in Las Vegas.

From The42 'I have seen the spark back': Kavanagh says McGregor's UFC return talks are ongoing Return Of The Mac

'I have seen the spark back': Kavanagh says McGregor's UFC return talks are ongoing

McGregor hasn’t entered the octagon since November 2016.

From The42 Max Holloway forced to pull out of title fight at UFC 226 after health scare Get Well Soon

Max Holloway forced to pull out of title fight at UFC 226 after health scare

The MMA star was rushed to hospital with concussion-like symptoms this week.

From The42 Former UFC champion Hendricks retires with plans to pursue wrestling coaching New Challenge

Former UFC champion Hendricks retires with plans to pursue wrestling coaching

‘Everything I set my mind to, I achieved,’ he said of his 10-year professional MMA career.

From The42 The man who set a record for the most wins in UFC history has announced his retirement Count Out

The man who set a record for the most wins in UFC history has announced his retirement

Former middleweight champion Michael Bisping calls it a day.

From The42 Dana White 'confident' that McGregor is planning for title shot against Khabib Eagle Watching

Dana White 'confident' that McGregor is planning for title shot against Khabib

However, the Dubliner has a court date set for next month which needs to be addressed first.

From The42 Wonderboy felt he won four of the five rounds in disputed defeat to Darren Till Judge Dread

Wonderboy felt he won four of the five rounds in disputed defeat to Darren Till

Stephen Thompson suffered a somewhat controversial loss to the undefeated Till last night in Liverpool.

From The42 Darren Till misses weight for UFC Liverpool main event with Stephen Thompson UFC
From The42 'People always tell me I'm a mad bastard for fighting over there but I never see it that way' Russian Roulette

'People always tell me I'm a mad bastard for fighting over there but I never see it that way'

Peter Queally is prospering after a big win in Russia.

From The42 Till aiming to play his part in a potentially memorable weekend of sport for Liverpool Red Alert

Till aiming to play his part in a potentially memorable weekend of sport for Liverpool

The rising UFC welterweight headlines the organisation’s debut event in his hometown on Sunday night.

From The42 ‘You’re talking to the most exciting fighter in Irish MMA at the minute so put me in there against the champion’ Bigger Things

‘You’re talking to the most exciting fighter in Irish MMA at the minute so put me in there against the champion’

Kiefer Crosbie is mentored by Conor McGregor and co-headlined BAMMA Dublin last Saturday where he blew away his opponent.

From The42 Amanda Nunes finishes Raquel Pennington in fifth round in Rio UFC

Amanda Nunes finishes Raquel Pennington in fifth round in Rio

The champ got the job done.