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#The Ultimate Fighter

# the-ultimate-fighter - Saturday 1 December, 2018

'I'm a man on a mission': Usman eyes up UFC welterweight title after ninth win in a row
# The Ultimate Fighter
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# The Ultimate Fighter

'I'm a man on a mission': Usman eyes up UFC welterweight title after ninth win in a row

Dec 1st 2018, 9:54 AM 4,919 Views 1 Comment

Kamaru Usman saw off the challenge of Rafael dos Anjos in Nevada on Friday night.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Irishman Richie Smullen suffers first-round loss in UFC debut
# TUF Finale
From The42
# TUF Finale

Irishman Richie Smullen suffers first-round loss in UFC debut

Jul 7th 2018, 2:39 AM 10,764 Views 4 Comments

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

# the-ultimate-fighter - Friday 6 July, 2018

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

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

Jul 6th 2018, 6:00 AM 18,888 Views 6 Comments

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

# the-ultimate-fighter - Saturday 3 December, 2016

18 months after being let go, Tim Elliott has a chance to shock the best fighter in the UFC
# Comeback Kid
From The42
# Comeback Kid

18 months after being let go, Tim Elliott has a chance to shock the best fighter in the UFC

Dec 3rd 2016, 7:30 AM 5,625 Views 4 Comments

He headlines tonight’s TUF 24 Finale against Demetrious Johnson.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Dos Anjos and Ferguson bid to stake lightweight title claim as UFC returns from hiatus
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Dos Anjos and Ferguson bid to stake lightweight title claim as UFC returns from hiatus

Nov 5th 2016, 9:15 AM 3,876 Views 8 Comments

The pair will collide in tonight’s main event in Mexico.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Monday 4 July, 2016

5 title fights, 3 events and a Conor McGregor press conference - it's the UFC's biggest week yet
# Fight Week
From The42
# Fight Week

5 title fights, 3 events and a Conor McGregor press conference - it's the UFC's biggest week yet

Jul 4th 2016, 4:27 PM 13,143 Views 10 Comments

There’s plenty on the menu for MMA fans over the coming days.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Lobov hopes for 'another chance' after debut disappointment in Vegas
# Anxious Wait
From The42
# Anxious Wait

Lobov hopes for 'another chance' after debut disappointment in Vegas

Dec 12th 2015, 8:46 AM 9,928 Views 9 Comments

The Straight Blast Gym fighter came up short against Ryan Hall at the TUF 22 Finale.

Frankie Edgar makes huge statement with first-round KO of Chad Mendes
# Wow
From The42
# Wow

Frankie Edgar makes huge statement with first-round KO of Chad Mendes

Dec 12th 2015, 7:34 AM 16,474 Views 13 Comments

A timely message from the former lightweight champion to Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Friday 11 December, 2015

'Conor is doing a great job of promoting fights and we're all benefitting'
# J-Lau
From The42
# J-Lau

'Conor is doing a great job of promoting fights and we're all benefitting'

Dec 11th 2015, 7:42 PM 6,328 Views 0 Comments

Joe Lauzon looks ahead to Aldo versus McGregor, as well as his own fight tonight against Evan Dunham.

Artem Lobov: 'Whether people want me to or not, I'll represent Ireland on the big stage'
# TUF 22
From The42
# TUF 22

Artem Lobov: 'Whether people want me to or not, I'll represent Ireland on the big stage'

Dec 11th 2015, 8:05 AM 13,045 Views 16 Comments

The newest Irish UFC debutant discusses his dual nationality.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 10 December, 2015

He's a former ballroom dancer and 12 other facts about Ireland's newest UFC debutant From The42

He's a former ballroom dancer and 12 other facts about Ireland's newest UFC debutant

Dec 10th 2015, 11:15 AM 7,913 Views 3 Comments

Artem Lobov fights tomorrow night in Las Vegas.

Lobov books TUF 22 final place but there's been a major twist in the plot
# Shock
From The42
# Shock

Lobov books TUF 22 final place but there's been a major twist in the plot

Dec 10th 2015, 6:45 AM 8,149 Views 23 Comments

Details emerged on last night’s concluding episode.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Wednesday 9 December, 2015

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

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

Dec 9th 2015, 5:00 PM 8,719 Views 10 Comments

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

# the-ultimate-fighter - Monday 7 December, 2015

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

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

Dec 7th 2015, 2:30 PM 5,568 Views 7 Comments

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

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

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

Dec 7th 2015, 7:30 AM 13,842 Views 26 Comments

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

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 3 December, 2015

McGregor and Lobov have got the fight they wanted for the TUF semi-finals
# TUF 22
From The42
# TUF 22

McGregor and Lobov have got the fight they wanted for the TUF semi-finals

Dec 3rd 2015, 3:00 PM 10,610 Views 10 Comments

Lobov is one win away from a guaranteed UFC debut next week.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 26 November, 2015

This Dubliner had a big chance to close in on a UFC deal last night
# TUF 22
From The42
# TUF 22

This Dubliner had a big chance to close in on a UFC deal last night

Nov 26th 2015, 6:15 AM 9,526 Views 5 Comments

Artem Lobov was in quarter-final action on The Ultimate Fighter.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 19 November, 2015

There were mixed fortunes for Conor McGregor on The Ultimate Fighter last night
# TUF 22
From The42
# TUF 22

There were mixed fortunes for Conor McGregor on The Ultimate Fighter last night

Nov 19th 2015, 6:05 AM 10,534 Views 7 Comments

The quarter-final line-up is now set.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Sunday 15 November, 2015

'Having your hands up doesn't stop you from getting knocked out'
# Unorthodox
From The42
# Unorthodox

'Having your hands up doesn't stop you from getting knocked out'

Nov 15th 2015, 7:19 PM 19,145 Views 10 Comments

Artem Lobov isn’t going to change his style as he pursues an Ultimate Fighting Championship contract.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Did this Irish fighter manage to move a step closer to the UFC last night?
# TUF 22
From The42
# TUF 22

Did this Irish fighter manage to move a step closer to the UFC last night?

Nov 12th 2015, 7:35 AM 8,998 Views 6 Comments

Artem Lobov was in action on The Ultimate Fighter.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Friday 6 November, 2015

Ryan Hall: 'The gulf between Conor and Jose on the ground is not what people might think'
# UFC 194
From The42
# UFC 194

Ryan Hall: 'The gulf between Conor and Jose on the ground is not what people might think'

Nov 6th 2015, 10:36 PM 29,209 Views 6 Comments

The grappling ace has been training at SBG in Dublin.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Sunday 18 October, 2015

'You gonna do somethin' about it?' - Things get feisty with McGregor in the next TUF episode
# Teaser
From The42
# Teaser

'You gonna do somethin' about it?' - Things get feisty with McGregor in the next TUF episode

Oct 18th 2015, 9:41 PM 12,499 Views 4 Comments

This is ‘the must-see episode of the season’, apparently.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 8 October, 2015

McGregor had the chance to draw level with Faber on The Ultimate Fighter last night
# Recap
From The42
# Recap

McGregor had the chance to draw level with Faber on The Ultimate Fighter last night

Oct 8th 2015, 4:30 PM 9,830 Views 6 Comments

Saul Rogers took on Billy Quarantillo in episode five.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 1 October, 2015

'World champions don't need babying' - Conor McGregor's coaching is coming in for criticism
# TUF 22
From The42
# TUF 22

'World champions don't need babying' - Conor McGregor's coaching is coming in for criticism

Oct 1st 2015, 10:21 AM 9,422 Views 10 Comments

There’s still plenty of needle between McGregor and coaching rival Urijah Faber.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Friday 25 September, 2015

Dana White discusses McGregor's next move if he beats Aldo
# Notorious
From The42
# Notorious

Dana White discusses McGregor's next move if he beats Aldo

Sep 25th 2015, 8:44 PM 11,223 Views 12 Comments

Frankie Edgar looks to be a likely opponent, but a Urijah Faber fight is unlikely.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 24 September, 2015

'It's a bitch move': Conor McGregor was doing some serious stirring on TUF last night
# Wind-up
From The42
# Wind-up

'It's a bitch move': Conor McGregor was doing some serious stirring on TUF last night

Sep 24th 2015, 2:03 PM 7,850 Views 3 Comments

The Notorious has turned matchmaker.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 10 September, 2015

The first episode of TUF: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber bodes well for the new season
# Recap
From The42
# Recap

The first episode of TUF: Team McGregor vs. Team Faber bodes well for the new season

Sep 10th 2015, 9:20 PM 8,907 Views 5 Comments

The series is off to an exciting start.

Irish fighter believes he's closer to a UFC contract following TUF 22 debut
# Determined
From The42
# Determined

Irish fighter believes he's closer to a UFC contract following TUF 22 debut

Sep 10th 2015, 7:45 PM 8,371 Views 6 Comments

Artem Lobov is Conor McGregor’s main sparring partner.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

McGregor's main sparring partner will compete on his Ultimate Fighter team
# TUF 22
From The42
# TUF 22

McGregor's main sparring partner will compete on his Ultimate Fighter team

Sep 1st 2015, 11:38 AM 7,247 Views 5 Comments

Dubliner Artem Lobov is officially part of the cast.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Edgar & Mendes set to face-off just 24 hours before McGregor's title fight - reports
# Happy Christmas
From The42
# Happy Christmas

Edgar & Mendes set to face-off just 24 hours before McGregor's title fight - reports

Aug 26th 2015, 5:05 PM 7,423 Views 12 Comments

The pair will meet in the finale of TUF.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Faber: 'A bad match-up for McGregor is Chad Mendes on a full training camp'
# Excuses
From The42
# Excuses

Faber: 'A bad match-up for McGregor is Chad Mendes on a full training camp'

Aug 25th 2015, 1:28 PM 8,382 Views 10 Comments

‘The California Kid’ is angling for a shot at McGregor too.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 20 August, 2015

UFC 194 weekend in Vegas for Aldo vs. McGregor just got a whole lot bigger
# Double Bill
From The42
# Double Bill

UFC 194 weekend in Vegas for Aldo vs. McGregor just got a whole lot bigger

Aug 20th 2015, 12:23 PM 12,058 Views 7 Comments

Two events in as many days will take place in December.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

The Ultimate Fighter featuring Conor McGregor will be available to Irish viewers
# TUF 22
From The42
# TUF 22

The Ultimate Fighter featuring Conor McGregor will be available to Irish viewers

Jul 21st 2015, 3:13 PM 13,285 Views 12 Comments

Team McGregor vs. Team Faber will kick off on 10 September.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 9 April, 2015

There could be a major opportunity on the horizon for Ireland's UFC hopefuls
# Platform
From The42
# Platform

There could be a major opportunity on the horizon for Ireland's UFC hopefuls

Apr 9th 2015, 9:45 PM 5,450 Views 1 Comment

The Ultimate Fighter is coming to Europe this year.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Cathal Pendred: 'I felt like I was being held under water and all I wanted was to breathe'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Cathal Pendred: 'I felt like I was being held under water and all I wanted was to breathe'

Dec 23rd 2014, 12:00 PM 16,752 Views 14 Comments

The Irish MMA fighter has experienced a remarkable last twelve months.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Friday 12 December, 2014

TUF 20 finale set to be another milestone in women’s MMA
# TUF 20
From The42
# TUF 20

TUF 20 finale set to be another milestone in women’s MMA

Dec 12th 2014, 3:15 PM 3,645 Views 0 Comments

The event will mark the crowning of the UFC’s first-ever strawweight champion.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Monday 8 December, 2014

Ireland's 'Ais the Bash' Daly will make her UFC debut in Las Vegas this week
# TUF 20
From The42
# TUF 20

Ireland's 'Ais the Bash' Daly will make her UFC debut in Las Vegas this week

Dec 8th 2014, 3:32 PM 2,384 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, Dubliner Neil Seery has been confirmed to fight Chris Beal in Stockholm next month.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Thursday 27 November, 2014

'The Bash' Daly loses out in three-round TUF quarter-final
# The Ultimate Fighter
From The42
# The Ultimate Fighter

'The Bash' Daly loses out in three-round TUF quarter-final

Nov 27th 2014, 8:52 AM 3,010 Views 9 Comments

The Dubliner was defeated by Californian Jessica Penne on last night’s episode.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Ireland's Aisling Daly makes her debut on The Ultimate Fighter this week
# TUF20
From The42
# TUF20

Ireland's Aisling Daly makes her debut on The Ultimate Fighter this week

Oct 28th 2014, 11:01 AM 6,622 Views 9 Comments

The SBG fighter comes up against Angela Magana on the latest episode of the reality TV show.

# the-ultimate-fighter - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Ireland's Aisling Daly bidding for UFC title in latest season of reality TV show
# TUF20
From The42
# TUF20

Ireland's Aisling Daly bidding for UFC title in latest season of reality TV show

Sep 10th 2014, 11:39 AM 3,064 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin strawweight is one 16 fighters taking part in the new series of The Ultimate Fighter, which begins tonight.

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