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# ufc - Thursday 23 June, 2022

McGregor facing possible ‘further charges’ for dangerous driving
# Bentley
# Bentley

McGregor facing possible ‘further charges’ for dangerous driving

Jun 23rd 2022, 1:02 PM 28,694 Views 0 Comments

The MMA fighter has not indicated a plea.

# ufc - Sunday 8 May, 2022

Charles Oliveira seals first-round win over Justin Gaethje
# Success
From The42
# Success

Charles Oliveira seals first-round win over Justin Gaethje

May 8th 2022, 10:20 AM 4,412 Views 2 Comments

The Brazilian overcame his American rival, causing him to submit with a rear-naked choke.

# ufc - Sunday 6 March, 2022

Covington dominates Masvidal before eyeing 'swamp trash' Poirier
# Masterclass
From The42
# Masterclass

Covington dominates Masvidal before eyeing 'swamp trash' Poirier

Mar 6th 2022, 10:18 AM 6,927 Views 5 Comments

The American exhilarated UFC 272 with a dominant display that led to the judges scoring in the No.1 welterweight’s favour – 49-46, 50-45, 50-44.

# ufc - Sunday 13 February, 2022

Adesanya retains UFC middleweight crown with decision win over Whittaker
# And Still...
From The42
# And Still...

Adesanya retains UFC middleweight crown with decision win over Whittaker

Feb 13th 2022, 10:07 AM 4,007 Views 2 Comments

Adesanya made his fourth successful defence with scores of 48-47, 48-47, 49-46.

# ufc - Sunday 14 November, 2021

Holloway defeats Rodriguez after epic battle in main event at UFC Vegas 42
# MMA
From The42
# MMA

Holloway defeats Rodriguez after epic battle in main event at UFC Vegas 42

Nov 14th 2021, 11:17 AM 4,358 Views 1 Comment

The final scorecards read 49-46, 48-47 and 48-47 for Holloway.

# ufc - Sunday 11 July, 2021

Leg injury to Conor McGregor ends trilogy bout against Dustin Poirier
# UFC 264
From The42
# UFC 264

Leg injury to Conor McGregor ends trilogy bout against Dustin Poirier

Jul 11th 2021, 7:02 AM 34,079 Views 40 Comments

The fight ended via doctor’s stoppage after McGregor’s leg buckled under him during the first round.

# ufc - Sunday 13 June, 2021

Adesanya retains middleweight title but new flyweight champ crowned at UFC 263
# Mexican Standoff
From The42
# Mexican Standoff

Adesanya retains middleweight title but new flyweight champ crowned at UFC 263

Jun 13th 2021, 10:32 AM 6,082 Views 3 Comments

Deiveson Figueiredo was dethroned by Brandon Moreno in Arizona.

# ufc - Sunday 16 May, 2021

Second-round KO sees Oliveira crowned new UFC lightweight champion
# Houston Rocket
From The42
# Houston Rocket

Second-round KO sees Oliveira crowned new UFC lightweight champion

May 16th 2021, 9:32 AM 6,896 Views 0 Comments

The BJJ master had arrived in Texas boasting more submission wins than anyone else in UFC history.

# ufc - Sunday 25 April, 2021

Welterweight champ Usman knocks out Masvidal as US fans return to UFC events
# Nigerian Nightmare
From The42
# Nigerian Nightmare

Welterweight champ Usman knocks out Masvidal as US fans return to UFC events

Apr 25th 2021, 9:58 AM 7,028 Views 2 Comments

Valentina Shevchenko kept her flyweight belt and Rose Namajunas regained the strawweight strap at UFC 261.

# ufc - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

McGregor-Poirier trilogy fight confirmed for Las Vegas with capacity crowd
# Round Three
From The42
# Round Three

McGregor-Poirier trilogy fight confirmed for Las Vegas with capacity crowd

Apr 14th 2021, 3:25 PM 8,883 Views 8 Comments

The fight will take place as part of UFC 264 at the T-Mobile Arena.

# ufc - Sunday 7 March, 2021

Adesanya suffers first loss of his career in bid to become two-weight UFC champion
# Blach And Gold
From The42
# Blach And Gold

Adesanya suffers first loss of his career in bid to become two-weight UFC champion

Mar 7th 2021, 10:04 AM 7,518 Views 1 Comment

Defending champions Jan Blachowicz and Amanda Nunes both retained their titles at UFC 259 in Las Vegas.

# ufc - Friday 19 February, 2021

Tom Aspinall thinks swift win over Arlovski would prove he is ‘real deal’
# UFC
From The42
# UFC

Tom Aspinall thinks swift win over Arlovski would prove he is ‘real deal’

Feb 19th 2021, 10:14 AM 3,446 Views 0 Comments

Aspinall has already made an impression by dispatching Jake Collier and Alan Baudot in a combined 140 seconds.

# ufc - Sunday 14 February, 2021

Kamaru Usman keeps roll going against Gilbert Burns at UFC 258
# Vegas
From The42
# Vegas

Kamaru Usman keeps roll going against Gilbert Burns at UFC 258

Feb 14th 2021, 9:27 AM 5,299 Views 6 Comments

The 33-year-old has now won 13 fights in succession.

# ufc - Sunday 24 January, 2021

McGregor vows to bounce back but admits Poirier loss is 'hard to take'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

McGregor vows to bounce back but admits Poirier loss is 'hard to take'

Jan 24th 2021, 12:07 PM 12,309 Views 16 Comments

The 32-year-old Dubliner suffered the first knockout defeat of his career in the Abu Dhabi rematch.

Revenge for Poirier as McGregor is stopped in second round of UFC rematch
# Running It Back
From The42
# Running It Back

Revenge for Poirier as McGregor is stopped in second round of UFC rematch

Jan 24th 2021, 6:35 AM 155,610 Views 210 Comments

Dustin Poirier got the better of Conor McGregor in the UFC 257 main event in Abu Dhabi.

# ufc - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Jose Aldo defeats Marlon Vera at UFC Fight Night
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Jose Aldo defeats Marlon Vera at UFC Fight Night

Dec 20th 2020, 9:56 AM 5,453 Views 2 Comments

The 34-year-old was deemed the victor by all three judges by a score of 29-28.

# ufc - Tuesday 24 November, 2020

UFC confirm the signing of Irish fighter Dean Barry
# The Sniper
From The42
# The Sniper

UFC confirm the signing of Irish fighter Dean Barry

Nov 24th 2020, 5:29 PM 11,400 Views 2 Comments

The 28-year-old Dubliner is preparing to make his debut on the biggest stage in MMA in 2021.

# ufc - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Conor McGregor signs deal for UFC rematch with Dustin Poirier
# Run It Back
From The42
# Run It Back

Conor McGregor signs deal for UFC rematch with Dustin Poirier

Nov 19th 2020, 9:51 PM 14,293 Views 9 Comments

The Irish mixed martial arts fighter defeated Poirier when the pair met in a featherweight bout in 2014.

# ufc - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Ballymena's Rhys McKee left frustrated after UFC Vegas 14 defeat
# More To Come
From The42
# More To Come

Ballymena's Rhys McKee left frustrated after UFC Vegas 14 defeat

Nov 15th 2020, 9:19 AM 10,241 Views 0 Comments

Alex Morono came out on top in McKee’s second UFC appearance.

# ufc - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Khabib Nurmagomedov retires from octagon with perfect record after UFC 254 win
# Time To Go
From The42
# Time To Go

Khabib Nurmagomedov retires from octagon with perfect record after UFC 254 win

Oct 24th 2020, 10:55 PM 21,390 Views 36 Comments

The Russian has retired unbeaten with an unbeaten professional record of 29-0.

# ufc - Friday 23 October, 2020

'If Khabib beats Justin on Saturday, he’s the number one pound-for-pound fighter in the world'
# UFC 254
From The42
# UFC 254

'If Khabib beats Justin on Saturday, he’s the number one pound-for-pound fighter in the world'

Oct 23rd 2020, 12:36 PM 10,695 Views 1 Comment

Nurmagomedov defends his UFC lightweight title tomorrow night.

# ufc - Sunday 27 September, 2020

Adesanya retains UFC middleweight title as a new champion is crowned at light-heavyweight
# MMA
From The42
# MMA

Adesanya retains UFC middleweight title as a new champion is crowned at light-heavyweight

Sep 27th 2020, 10:34 AM 8,151 Views 3 Comments

Abu Dhabi played host to UFC 253 overnight.

# ufc - Sunday 20 September, 2020

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

Covington dominant en route to victory over former UFC champion Woodley

Sep 20th 2020, 10:29 AM 6,492 Views 13 Comments

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

# ufc - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

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

Former champion Anderson Silva booked for potential UFC swansong at 45

Aug 19th 2020, 9:57 AM 4,440 Views 2 Comments

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

# ufc - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Cormier retires after defeat ends UFC heavyweight trilogy with champion Miocic
# UFC 252
From The42
# UFC 252

Cormier retires after defeat ends UFC heavyweight trilogy with champion Miocic

Aug 16th 2020, 9:19 AM 11,161 Views 7 Comments

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

# ufc - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

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

UFC confirm Khabib Nurmagomedov's lightweight unification bout for October

Jul 29th 2020, 10:18 AM 7,392 Views 4 Comments

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

# ufc - Sunday 26 July, 2020

Till loses bloody five-round battle while Ballymena's McKee suffers in short-notice UFC debut
# Hard Lines
From The42
# Hard Lines

Till loses bloody five-round battle while Ballymena's McKee suffers in short-notice UFC debut

Jul 26th 2020, 9:17 AM 10,915 Views 3 Comments

The Antrim man made the step-up to fight Khamzat Chimaev at short notice.

# ufc - Saturday 25 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 25th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,742 Views 5 Comments

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

# ufc - Sunday 19 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 19th 2020, 11:22 AM 11,159 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 19th 2020, 8:16 AM 15,395 Views 6 Comments

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

# ufc - Saturday 18 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 18th 2020, 8:00 AM 29,251 Views 21 Comments

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

# ufc - Friday 10 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 10th 2020, 7:21 PM 4,435 Views 1 Comment

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

# ufc - Monday 6 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 6th 2020, 6:59 AM 9,970 Views 4 Comments

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

# ufc - Saturday 4 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 4th 2020, 7:55 PM 6,084 Views 3 Comments

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

# ufc - Friday 3 July, 2020

Khabib Nurmagomedov's father has died from Covid-19 complications
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Khabib Nurmagomedov's father has died from Covid-19 complications

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:12 PM 10,003 Views 1 Comment

The 57-year-old father of legendary UFC champ, Khabib, passed away earlier today.

# ufc - Sunday 28 June, 2020

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

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

Jun 28th 2020, 10:07 AM 7,379 Views 5 Comments

It was a contender for fight of the year.

# ufc - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

UFC cancels Dublin fight card
# Coronavirus
From The42
# Coronavirus

UFC cancels Dublin fight card

Jun 24th 2020, 11:50 AM 4,598 Views 0 Comments

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

# ufc - Saturday 13 June, 2020

'If you're looking for a fight I'm the guy': Rafael dos Anjos taunts McGregor
# Conor McGregor
From The42
# Conor McGregor

'If you're looking for a fight I'm the guy': Rafael dos Anjos taunts McGregor

Jun 13th 2020, 12:05 PM 9,878 Views 12 Comments

Brazilian Dos Anjos wants to fight McGregor even though the Irishman called time on his career last weekend.

# ufc - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

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

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

Jun 10th 2020, 9:18 AM 5,443 Views 2 Comments

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

# ufc - Sunday 7 June, 2020

The key questions as Conor McGregor announces yet another retirement
# The End
From The42
# The End

The key questions as Conor McGregor announces yet another retirement

Jun 7th 2020, 3:30 PM 11,679 Views 21 Comments

We explore the issues surrounding McGregor’s latest decision to quit.

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