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#UFC 189

# ufc-189 - Friday 24 June, 2016

A training accident with Rory MacDonald caused Conor McGregor's pre-UFC 189 knee injury

That’s according to John Kavanagh in his new autobiography.

# ufc-189 - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

From The42 'I'm prepared to die in there and I'm prepared to kill in there', says Conor McGregor Relentless

'I'm prepared to die in there and I'm prepared to kill in there', says Conor McGregor

The Notorious gave an in-depth interview to Beyond The Octagon.

# ufc-189 - Monday 26 October, 2015

From The42 Fox Sports releases new mini-doc with behind-the-scenes footage from McGregor-Mendes On The Brink This post contains videos

Fox Sports releases new mini-doc with behind-the-scenes footage from McGregor-Mendes

The two-part series follows the Irish MMA star during fight week of UFC 189.

# ufc-189 - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

From The42 MacDonald describes brutal UFC 189 loss as 'the greatest moment of my life' Rory's Story

MacDonald describes brutal UFC 189 loss as 'the greatest moment of my life'

No regrets for the beaten welterweight title contender.

# ufc-189 - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

From The42 Bizarre incident involving Jose Aldo highlighted in UFC 189 drug test results Selfie

Bizarre incident involving Jose Aldo highlighted in UFC 189 drug test results

A total of seven fighters were tested in connection with UFC 189.

# ufc-189 - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

From The42 Chad Mendes is still losing sleep about McGregor defeat at UFC 189 Nightmares

Chad Mendes is still losing sleep about McGregor defeat at UFC 189

The former number one contender insists he’d win a rematch.

# ufc-189 - Friday 24 July, 2015

From The42 The UFC have revealed impressive PPV figures from McGregor vs. Mendes Big Business

The UFC have revealed impressive PPV figures from McGregor vs. Mendes

A hell of a lot of people tuned in for UFC 189.

# ufc-189 - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

From The42 Urijah Faber claims to have gone toe-to-toe with McGregor in the TUF gym Fight

Urijah Faber claims to have gone toe-to-toe with McGregor in the TUF gym

However, he does call the interim champion ‘a decent guy’.

# ufc-189 - Monday 20 July, 2015

From The42 Tony McGregor says seeing Conor hurt against Mendes was 'a terrible shock' Stunned

Tony McGregor says seeing Conor hurt against Mendes was 'a terrible shock'

The new UFC interim featherweight champion’s family admit the found UFC 189 tough.

# ufc-189 - Thursday 16 July, 2015

From The42 John Kavanagh: 'I did think it was inevitable that this day would come' Expert View

John Kavanagh: 'I did think it was inevitable that this day would come'

Conor McGregor’s coach reflects on a historic triumph for Irish sport in his exclusive column.

# ufc-189 - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

From The42 This artist's paintings of Conor McGregor have gone viral Art Attack

This artist's paintings of Conor McGregor have gone viral

Geo Thomson talks to The42 about his career and how his Notorious artwork went viral.

# ufc-189 - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

From The42 Chad Mendes broke his thumb during the first round against Conor McGregor Ouch!

Chad Mendes broke his thumb during the first round against Conor McGregor

McGregor has also been given a short medical suspension following Saturday night’s title win.

# ufc-189 - Monday 13 July, 2015

From The42 Conor McGregor made more than €45,000 per minute on Saturday night Pay Day

Conor McGregor made more than €45,000 per minute on Saturday night

Unsurprisingly, he and Chad Mendes earned quite a few bob at UFC 189.

From The42 Conor McGregor partied like a champ after winning the UFC interim belt On Top Of The World

Conor McGregor partied like a champ after winning the UFC interim belt

The Notorious celebrated his win over Chad Mendes with friends, family and a band of merry Irish fans.

From The42 Rory MacDonald's face is seriously messed up after his epic UFC 189 rematch Gruesome

Rory MacDonald's face is seriously messed up after his epic UFC 189 rematch

The Canadian welterweight tweeted a graphic picture of his broken nose, while opponent Robbie Lawler had his lip ripped open in the bloody battle.

# ufc-189 - Sunday 12 July, 2015

From The42 Questions answered... Doubters silenced... History made... Takeover complete Cageside View

Questions answered... Doubters silenced... History made... Takeover complete

Paul Dollery signs off from Las Vegas on a memorable weekend for Irish sport.

From The42 The man who confronted McGregor backstage compares him to a 'crackhead' Insult

The man who confronted McGregor backstage compares him to a 'crackhead'

“He felt like a junior-high girl when I grabbed him, I’ll be honest,” he added.

From The42 'It overwhelmed me and I came to tears' - Watch Conor McGregor's post-fight press conference UFC 189 This post contains videos

'It overwhelmed me and I came to tears' - Watch Conor McGregor's post-fight press conference

Reaction from the new UFC interim featherweight champion.

From The42 'I swear to God his day will come' - Ireland's new champion sends a message to Aldo Notorious

'I swear to God his day will come' - Ireland's new champion sends a message to Aldo

Conor McGregor clinched the interim featherweight title in front of an arena dominated by Irish fans.

From The42 In pics: Conor McGregor becomes a UFC champion Snapshots

In pics: Conor McGregor becomes a UFC champion

The Irish MMA star defeated Chad Mendes at UFC 189 in Las Vegas to win the interim featherweight title.

From The42 Conor McGregor is bringing a UFC belt back home to Ireland The Champ Is Here

Conor McGregor is bringing a UFC belt back home to Ireland

The Notorious is the interim UFC featherweight champion.

From The42 Lawler retains UFC belt after finishing MacDonald in incredible first title defence UFC 189

Lawler retains UFC belt after finishing MacDonald in incredible first title defence

The champion stopped Rory MacDonald in the fifth round.

From The42 Gunnar Nelson has returned in spectacular fashion at UFC 189 Back With A Bang

Gunnar Nelson has returned in spectacular fashion at UFC 189

The adopted Irishman submitted Brandon Thatch.

From The42 'John was the better man' admits defeated Cathal Pendred Disappointment

'John was the better man' admits defeated Cathal Pendred

The Irish welterweight’s winning run has been brought to a halt.

From The42 Thomas Almeida nearly decapitated Brad Pickett with a flying knee tonight UFC 189

Thomas Almeida nearly decapitated Brad Pickett with a flying knee tonight

Almeida put his hand up for the Knockout of the Night bonus against Pickett.

From The42 'No bad blood' between Seery and Smolka after thrilling UFC bout Reaction

'No bad blood' between Seery and Smolka after thrilling UFC bout

The Irish flyweight was defeated tonight at UFC 189.

From The42 Cathal Pendred has been given his first taste of defeat in the UFC Second Best

Cathal Pendred has been given his first taste of defeat in the UFC

John Howard overcame the Dubliner at UFC 189.

From The42 UFC 189: All of the results from tonight's McGregor v Mendes card in Las Vegas Latest

UFC 189: All of the results from tonight's McGregor v Mendes card in Las Vegas

Seery, Pendred and Nelson all in action before Conor McGregor takes on Chad Mendes for the interim featherweight title.

From The42 Neil Seery loses out at UFC 189 despite a brave performance against Louis Smolka Edged Out

Neil Seery loses out at UFC 189 despite a brave performance against Louis Smolka

Disappointment for the veteran flyweight in Las Vegas.

# ufc-189 - Saturday 11 July, 2015

From The42 John Kavanagh: 'The long wait is over. This is the stuff dreams are made of' Expert View

John Kavanagh: 'The long wait is over. This is the stuff dreams are made of' Exclusive

The latest from our exclusive columnist ahead of tomorrow’s title bout for Conor McGregor at UFC 189.

From The42 Explainer: Tuning in for your first MMA fight? Here's what you should know UFC 189

Explainer: Tuning in for your first MMA fight? Here's what you should know

Ireland’s Conor McGregor challenges for a UFC belt In Las Vegas.

From The42 All the info you need to watch Conor McGregor in action at UFC 189 TV Guide

All the info you need to watch Conor McGregor in action at UFC 189

If you plan on tuning in for the action from Las Vegas this weekend, here’s what you should know.

From The42 McGregor vs. Mendes: Distance and Movement - A striking breakdown Analysis

McGregor vs. Mendes: Distance and Movement - A striking breakdown

Analyst Connor Ruebusch examines the UFC 189 main event.

From The42 A letter from Las Vegas: 'Isn't Ireland a small country? How can there be so many of you?' UFC 189

A letter from Las Vegas: 'Isn't Ireland a small country? How can there be so many of you?'

Paul Dollery sets the scene ahead of UFC 189.

From The42 Open thread and poll: Who will be victorious in tonight's UFC 189 main event? Your Call This post contains a poll

Open thread and poll: Who will be victorious in tonight's UFC 189 main event?

It’s the toughest test of Conor McGregor’s career.

From The42 Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber involved in backstage altercation Handbags This post contains videos

Conor McGregor and Urijah Faber involved in backstage altercation

“I could have thrown him on his head right there and then.”

From The42 McGregor and Mendes make weight at a packed MGM Grand Heated This post contains videos

McGregor and Mendes make weight at a packed MGM Grand

Believe it or not, Chael, the Irishman hit the mark at 145lbs.

# ufc-189 - Friday 10 July, 2015

From The42 UFC boss: McGregor to get a Croker title defence if he overcomes Mendes and Aldo GAA HQ

UFC boss: McGregor to get a Croker title defence if he overcomes Mendes and Aldo

Dana White is still keen on a show at GAA headquarters.

From The42 Is MMA really 'bigger than boxing' as one former UFC champion claims? Money Money Money

Is MMA really 'bigger than boxing' as one former UFC champion claims?

We take a look at the numbers.

From The42 'It will be a first-round KO... I'll be very surprised if it goes into the second' Early Night This post contains videos

'It will be a first-round KO... I'll be very surprised if it goes into the second'

We spoke to Conor McGregor’s main sparring partner in Vegas.

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