Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Sunday 26 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Fight night

All time
# 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.
# april showers
UFC 236 headliner set with Holloway and Poirier going head-to-head for interim title
Featherweight champion Max Holloway will move up to lightweight.
# Fight night
Big weekend for Irish MMA as Sky Sports broadcast Bellator card live from Dublin
The likes of James Gallagher, Peter Queally and Paul Redmond will all compete at the 3Arena on Saturday.
Dos Anjos earns dominant win over Lawler in Winnipeg, calls for welterweight title shot
The Brazilian, a former lightweight champion, has now strung together three victories in his new division this year.
# Fight night
Watch: Mick Conlan finishes Owen with some big body shots in the third round
Conlan puts on impressive show on Pacquiao-Horn undercard.
# Mick's Message
'That moustache will only be a wee bit of a cushion': Conlan brushes off rival's warning
Jarrett Owen is a massive underdog for tonight’s fight in Suncorp Stadium.
# Climbing the ladder
Starstruck Conlan hoping to light up the undercard down under
The Belfast boxer is fighting in Australia this weekend.
# Fight night
Michael Conlan certainly looks ready for his second pro fight
Conlan meets Alfredo Chanez on Friday night.
'I'm gonna teach him some manners' - Artem Lobov set for fight with Cub Swanson
Their upcoming bout was announced for the upcoming bout at UFC 208 last night.
# Vegas Baby
Accolades bring added pressure for Frampton but he expects to deliver on Vegas debut
The Belfast boxer defends his WBA featherweight title this weekend in a rematch with Leo Santa Cruz.
# No Problem
All too easy for Anthony Joshua as he floors Eric Molina in third round to retain title
The 27-year-old will face Wladimir Klitschko in a unified fight next April at Wembley.
# Job Done
Katie Taylor eases to second win as a professional after solid display in Manchester
The Bray native was comfortable throughout.
# Fight night
UFC 206 at risk of being overshadowed by MLS and Conor McGregor absence
How the event is shaping up after disaster struck at yesterday’s weigh-in.
# Fight night
'I won’t bite her ear like Mike Tyson!' - Obenauf hoping to shock Taylor tonight
The unfancied Brazilian takes on the Bray boxer in Manchester.
# Fight night
Irish boxer Lynn Harvey suffers first pro bout defeat
There was disappointment for the Dubliner last night.
# Fight night
Destruction derby: Munster coming to lay down a physical marker against Leinster
CJ Stander ready for a back-row battle against his international team-mates.
# Fight night
It looks like Klitschko v Joshua is nearly a done deal
Mark 26 November in Manchester into your calendar, just in case.
# Quiz
How Conor McGregor Are You?
Are you even notorious? Find out here.
# Fight night
'No matter who you are, you get hit by Conor and you turn into a wrestler - a bad wrestler'
Owen Roddy warns that it could be a short night if Nate Diaz tries to trade blows with McGregor.
# Fight night
Are you backing McGregor or Aldo? Here's our UFC 194 fight night betting preview
Will you put your money where Conor’s mouth is?
# Fight night
'Portlaoise are Klitschko and we're like Fury - but sometimes Fury can beat the Klitschkos'
Michael Darragh Macauley believes the time is right for this Ballyboden St Enda’s team to come of age.
# Fight night
'Klitschko is a 40-year-old woman full of make-up': Fury gets personal before world title tilt
Klitschko’s heavyweight titles on the line tonight in the 55,000-capacity Esprit Arena.
# Fight night
Is Canelo the man to dethrone middleweight king Cotto?
The lineal middleweight championship is up for grabs this weekend.
# Fighting Talk
Frampton: They will boo Quigg in Manchester
Belfast fighter confident travelling Irish fans will make unification bout feel like a home fight.
# Big show
Scott Quigg's trainer says a Frampton world title fight is being 'finalised'
February looks the likely date for the bout.
# Fight night
UFC Dublin: All of the results from tonight's event at the 3Arena
MMA’s premier franchise was back in Ireland and here’s how the evening unfolded.
# Fight night
Reebok has withdrawn this 'Ireland map' UFC t-shirt after a huge backlash
Looks like they forgot something…
# Fight night
Finished in time for MOTD! Anthony Joshua wins in just 97 seconds
Up next for Britain’s heavyweight sensation: old foe Dillian Whyte.
# Fight night
Top German boxer rushed to hospital following kebab shop shooting
Police have launched an attempted murder investigation.
# Fight night
Andy Lee still hopeful Katie Taylor will appear on Thomond undercard
The decision is out of the Olympic gold medallist’s hands.
# Fight night
An Irish fan created the perfect t-shirt for tonight's McGregor fight
# Fight night
There were 2 brutal knockouts last night, while Matthew Macklin got back to winning ways
James Kirkland and Raphael Zumbano Love were on the receiving end of devastating TKOs.
# Fight night
Sonny Bill Williams returned to the ring for his seventh professional fight last night
Once again, SBW chose his opponent wisely.
# letter from america
The 'Big Dance' within reach for McGregor and Brady, but underdogs promise plenty of bite in Boston
There are two clear favourites in two major sporting events around Boston tonight, but neither Siver or the Colts will roll over.
# No Bones about it
5 things to look out for at tonight's UFC 182
2015 is set to go off with a bang in the bright lights of Las Vegas
# Boxers
Sonny Bill Williams and Quade Cooper get approval to fight again
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen gave his blessing for SBW to fight, while Cooper got sign-off from the ARU.
# Fight night
'I want to take over': John Joe Nevin ready for home debut on Saturday
Olympic silver medallist faces Jack Heath on the Macklin-Heiland undercard in Dublin.
# Fight night
Quigg KOs Jamoye in 3 - so will he get a superfight against Frampton next?
He certainly doesn’t look like he fancies 12 rounds against Rigondeaux anyway…
# Fight night
Uncaged: San Jose next up after incredible UFC Dublin event
Robbie Lawler clash in a highly-anticipated headline bout in California this evening
# Fight night
Matthew Macklin's Dublin fight will be an official world title eliminator
WBC International champion Jorge Sebastien Heiland confirmed as Macklin’s opponent in Dublin’s National Stadium on August 30th.