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#UFC 194

# ufc-194 - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

From The42 Watch: UFC 194 press conference with Aldo, McGregor, Weidman, Rockhold MGM Grand This post contains videos

Watch: UFC 194 press conference with Aldo, McGregor, Weidman, Rockhold

The fighters spoke to the media in Las Vegas this evening.

From The42 10 reasons why there's more than just McGregor for UFC fans to savour this week Fight Feast

10 reasons why there's more than just McGregor for UFC fans to savour this week

It’s not all about ‘The Notorious’ over the next few days in Vegas.

From The42 A Letter from Las Vegas: The UFC's promotional propaganda may finally be accurate UFC 194

A Letter from Las Vegas: The UFC's promotional propaganda may finally be accurate

For the first time, Jose Aldo is an extra in someone else’s show.

From The42 Conor McGregor claims he has spies in Jose Aldo's camp Embedded This post contains videos

Conor McGregor claims he has spies in Jose Aldo's camp

“I see everything that goes on in that camp.”

From The42 McGregor busts a move on the beach - The latest episode of UFC Embedded is here UFC 194 This post contains videos

McGregor busts a move on the beach - The latest episode of UFC Embedded is here

“There are two things you need to control in this game: your own body, and another body.”

# ufc-194 - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

From The42 McGregor is aiming to achieve something only three UFC fighters have done before Champions Club

McGregor is aiming to achieve something only three UFC fighters have done before

He could be in illustrious company this weekend.

From The42 'By this time next year I expect to be fighting in the UFC' Italian Job

'By this time next year I expect to be fighting in the UFC'

Straight Blast Gym fighters will be chasing big international wins on two fronts this weekend.

From The42 'I think he's done with it': Aldo's training partner expects the Brazilian to bow out after Vegas Aldone?

'I think he's done with it': Aldo's training partner expects the Brazilian to bow out after Vegas

Will the Brazilian walk away from the sport, and a lucrative likely rematch, win or lose this weekend?

From The42 The new UFC Embedded series is out and offers a look inside McGregor's camp Behind The Scenes

The new UFC Embedded series is out and offers a look inside McGregor's camp

Who knew candles could play such an important role in an UFC fighter’s training?

From The42 'Conor has been impressive but Jose is a different animal entirely' Top Dog

'Conor has been impressive but Jose is a different animal entirely'

UFC lightweight Ross Pearson explains that Conor McGregor has never experienced anything like what he’ll face on Saturday.

# ufc-194 - Monday 7 December, 2015

From The42 McGregor's wide stance a tempting target for Aldo's primary weapon Analysis

McGregor's wide stance a tempting target for Aldo's primary weapon

The Brazilian’s feared leg-kicks could be a cause for concern for ‘The Notorious’ at UFC 194 on Saturday.

From The42 Here's everything that's happening throughout this jam-packed week for UFC fans Schedule

Here's everything that's happening throughout this jam-packed week for UFC fans

Las Vegas plays host to three UFC shows over the coming days.

From The42 The unique new addition to Conor McGregor's training regime Movement

The unique new addition to Conor McGregor's training regime

‘Master of movement’ Ido Portal has been helping the Irish UFC star to prepare for Jose Aldo.

From The42 Setanta Sports will air an hour-long UFC 194 preview show tonight Countdown This post contains videos

Setanta Sports will air an hour-long UFC 194 preview show tonight

The build-up to Saturday night has well and truly kicked off.

From The42 McGregor's size advantage will be the difference, says UFC heavyweight star Weight Gains

McGregor's size advantage will be the difference, says UFC heavyweight star

Ben Rothwell: “When he starts putting his hands on these smaller guys they go down.”

From The42 Las Vegas set for another Irish invasion as the UFC's busiest ever week begins The McGregor Effect

Las Vegas set for another Irish invasion as the UFC's busiest ever week begins

Three events will be taking place but a certain Irishman is the star attraction.

# ufc-194 - Sunday 6 December, 2015

From The42 QUIZ: How well do you remember the ridiculously long build-up to Aldo versus McGregor? UFC 194

QUIZ: How well do you remember the ridiculously long build-up to Aldo versus McGregor?

The fight will finally take place next Saturday night.

From The42 Relive Conor McGregor's meteoric rise in a special hour-long UFC 'Embedded' episode The Notorious This post contains videos

# ufc-194 - Saturday 5 December, 2015

'He still lives a normal life, takes the subway, sits in the cheap seats at Maracana'

Brazilian journalist Guilherme Cruz gives us his take ahead of Aldo versus McGregor at UFC 194.

From The42 This video sums up the size of the task facing McGregor against Jose Aldo Total Domination This post contains videos

This video sums up the size of the task facing McGregor against Jose Aldo

If you think it’ll be easy for McGregor, think again.

# ufc-194 - Friday 4 December, 2015

From The42 UFC boss claims only Muhammad Ali can match McGregor for 'mental warfare' The Greatest

UFC boss claims only Muhammad Ali can match McGregor for 'mental warfare'

Dana White in hyperbole shocker.

From The42 The UFC's hour-long Aldo-McGregor special looks absolutely unmissable Embedded This post contains videos

The UFC's hour-long Aldo-McGregor special looks absolutely unmissable

The show will be broadcast this weekend.

Norman Parke believes McGregor is 'a really bad match-up for Aldo'

The Antrim lightweight expects Aldo to be finished inside the distance next weekend at UFC 194.

# ufc-194 - Thursday 3 December, 2015

From The42 Conor McGregor sparkled on Jimmy Kimmel last night Prime Time This post contains videos

Conor McGregor sparkled on Jimmy Kimmel last night

And we’re not just talking about that suit.

From The42 'I have the big houses, cars, robots bringing me coffee every morning' Bionic Barista

'I have the big houses, cars, robots bringing me coffee every morning'

McGregor pulled out the Rocky comparisons ahead of UFC 194.

# ufc-194 - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

From The42 McGregor: My next fight after I beat Jose Aldo will be a lightweight title shot UFC 194

McGregor: My next fight after I beat Jose Aldo will be a lightweight title shot

‘The Notorious’ wants the winner of Dos Anjos versus Cerrone.

From The42 Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo on the UFC 194 media conference call Verbal Volleys

Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo on the UFC 194 media conference call

The UFC 194 rivals took questions from the media ahead of next week’s fight.

From The42 Aldo: Seeing McGregor win a UFC belt was a very difficult moment for me Interim

Aldo: Seeing McGregor win a UFC belt was a very difficult moment for me

“It was a really tough thing. It was really bad for a while. I couldn’t train, I couldn’t do anything.”

From The42 The power of McGregor's punches 'has to be felt to be believed' Use The Force

The power of McGregor's punches 'has to be felt to be believed'

The interim UFC featherweight champion’s training partners have their say ahead of UFC 194.

# ufc-194 - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

From The42 This preview will definitely get you in the mood for McGregor-Aldo and UFC 194 Countdown This post contains videos
From The42 7 clips that explain why Jose Aldo is ranked as the best fighter in the UFC UFC 194

7 clips that explain why Jose Aldo is ranked as the best fighter in the UFC

Here’s what awaits Conor McGregor in 11 days’ time.

From The42 Lamas believes McGregor's mind games could tip the balance in his favour Headstrong

Lamas believes McGregor's mind games could tip the balance in his favour

“It depends on if McGregor has gotten inside his head and if Aldo fights with emotion or not.”

# ufc-194 - Monday 30 November, 2015

From The42 John Kavanagh: Part of me can see this fight being over in 60 seconds Expert View

John Kavanagh: Part of me can see this fight being over in 60 seconds

Conor McGregor’s head coach brings us his latest exclusive column ahead of next week’s big fight.

From The42 'Jose Aldo used to be my favourite fighter... then Conor McGregor came along' UFC 194

'Jose Aldo used to be my favourite fighter... then Conor McGregor came along'

UFC light-heavyweight Jimi Manuwa can’t pick a winner, however.

# ufc-194 - Friday 27 November, 2015

From The42 Conor McGregor's definition of 'light work' is slightly different to mine and yours Stay Ready This post contains videos

Conor McGregor's definition of 'light work' is slightly different to mine and yours

Ireland’s number one MMA fighter is clearly training hard with UFC 194 just around the corner.

# ufc-194 - Thursday 26 November, 2015

From The42 Conor McGregor highlights just how much Cathal Pendred did for Irish MMA Tribute

Conor McGregor highlights just how much Cathal Pendred did for Irish MMA

The interim featherweight champion has heaped praise on his SBG team-mate.

From The42 15 Irish sporting facts which illustrate how long it's been since Jose Aldo was beaten UFC 194

15 Irish sporting facts which illustrate how long it's been since Jose Aldo was beaten

It was 10 years ago today when he suffered his only loss.

# ufc-194 - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

From The42 Aldo claims McGregor isn't being drug-tested but the records show he's wrong Keeping It Clean

Aldo claims McGregor isn't being drug-tested but the records show he's wrong

“He’s not being tested In Ireland.”

# ufc-194 - Monday 23 November, 2015

From The42 'I am the company' - McGregor departs Dublin ahead of Aldo fight UFC 194

'I am the company' - McGregor departs Dublin ahead of Aldo fight

Their long-awaited featherweight title unification bout in Las Vegas is less than three weeks away.

# ufc-194 - Sunday 15 November, 2015

From The42 With less than four weeks to go, here's the UFC's new Aldo-McGregor promo UFC 194 This post contains videos

With less than four weeks to go, here's the UFC's new Aldo-McGregor promo

The video is aptly titled ‘It’s about time’.