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# ufc-196 - Thursday 20 September, 2018

From The42 With Jon Jones back in the picture, who is in the running to headline UFC 230? Decisions Decisions

With Jon Jones back in the picture, who is in the running to headline UFC 230?

Jones’ retroactive suspension means he will be available to fight come the end of October, but will he feature at Madison Square Garden?

# ufc-196 - Friday 11 March, 2016

From The42 UFC commentator follows through on promise to get Diaz-themed tattoo if he beat McGregor UFC 196

# ufc-196 - Monday 7 March, 2016

From The42 '155 wouldn't have made a difference, Diaz was the better guy on the night' -- John Kavanagh No Excuse

'155 wouldn't have made a difference, Diaz was the better guy on the night' -- John Kavanagh

Conor McGregor’s coach was taken aback by how quickly his fighter tired.

From The42 The Diaz brothers' return to relevance is the overlooked consequence of UFC 196 209

The Diaz brothers' return to relevance is the overlooked consequence of UFC 196

Saturday’s win against Conor McGregor in Las Vegas will have significant implications for Nate Diaz.

# ufc-196 - Sunday 6 March, 2016

From The42 Will a new Conor McGregor emerge from the rubble of his UFC 196 collapse? Comment

Will a new Conor McGregor emerge from the rubble of his UFC 196 collapse?

“When he elected to follow that route to success, McGregor knew it was a potentially perilous policy.”

From The42 Letter from Las Vegas: As the bruises heal, McGregor will face his toughest test yet Dispatch

Letter from Las Vegas: As the bruises heal, McGregor will face his toughest test yet

“This is the cauldron in which superstars are made and broken.”

From The42 'He kept his composure and I went into panic mode' - McGregor pinpoints why he lost Post-mortem

'He kept his composure and I went into panic mode' - McGregor pinpoints why he lost

No excuses for McGregor as his 100% UFC record comes to an unexpected end.

From The42 'I'll face it like a man, like a champion. I'll come back and do it again' Shock

'I'll face it like a man, like a champion. I'll come back and do it again'

Conor McGregor reacts to his first taste of defeat in the UFC after he was submitted by Nate Diaz.

From The42 In pics: Nate Diaz chokes the last breath from Conor McGregor's reign of dominance Snapshots

In pics: Nate Diaz chokes the last breath from Conor McGregor's reign of dominance

It was quite a night at the MGM Grand as the Irish MMA star was submitted at UFC 196.

From The42 What now? Beaten McGregor says next fight will be featherweight title defence We Go Again

What now? Beaten McGregor says next fight will be featherweight title defence

Aldo rematch looms as McGregor plans to drop back down to 145lbs.

From The42 Conor McGregor beaten for the first time in the UFC as Diaz scores massive shock Dethroned

Conor McGregor beaten for the first time in the UFC as Diaz scores massive shock

Diaz forces McGregor to tap out in the second round of UFC 196 main event.

From The42 Jones, Johnson and a host of other UFC stars rub salt into McGregor's wounds Humble Pie

Jones, Johnson and a host of other UFC stars rub salt into McGregor's wounds

No time was wasted in letting the world know how much they enjoyed McGregor’s loss.

From The42 Watch: The UFC 196 post-event press conference with McGregor and Diaz Post-mortem This post contains videos

Watch: The UFC 196 post-event press conference with McGregor and Diaz

Reaction from the MGM Grand Garden Arena.

From The42 Here's the submission that humbled Conor McGregor at UFC 196 Choked

Here's the submission that humbled Conor McGregor at UFC 196

The UFC featherweight champion was forced to tap out in the closing stages of the MGM Grand headliner.

From The42 As it happened: Nate Diaz defeats Conor McGregor at UFC 196 Updates

As it happened: Nate Diaz defeats Conor McGregor at UFC 196

Join us to follow all of tonight’s action from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

From The42 Miesha Tate chokes out Holly Holm to win the UFC women's bantamweight title And New...

Miesha Tate chokes out Holly Holm to win the UFC women's bantamweight title

Tate secured the stunning submission in the fifth and final round at UFC 196.

# ufc-196 - Saturday 5 March, 2016

From The42 McGregor's hands likely to do the talking but Diaz's ground offensive a concern Breakdown

McGregor's hands likely to do the talking but Diaz's ground offensive a concern

Our preview of tonight’s UFC 196 main event.

From The42 All the info you need to watch McGregor versus Diaz live tonight TV Guide

All the info you need to watch McGregor versus Diaz live tonight

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

From The42 Open thread and poll: Will it be McGregor or Diaz in tonight’s UFC 196 main event? Your Call This post contains a poll

Open thread and poll: Will it be McGregor or Diaz in tonight’s UFC 196 main event?

Share your views on the MGM Grand headliner.

From The42 Ronda Rousey's shadow looms large over tonight's UFC 196 co-headliner Holly's Bow

Ronda Rousey's shadow looms large over tonight's UFC 196 co-headliner

Holly Holm defends the UFC women’s bantamweight title against Miesha Tate at the MGM Grand.

From The42 The striking differences between Conor McGregor on the scales last night and in December Weight Gains

The striking differences between Conor McGregor on the scales last night and in December

McGregor looked much healthier at welterweight.

From The42 'No matter who you are, you get hit by Conor and you turn into a wrestler - a bad wrestler' 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.

From The42 Letter from Las Vegas: NOW we've got ourselves an Irish takeover UFC 196

Letter from Las Vegas: NOW we've got ourselves an Irish takeover

After a quiet start to the week, the raucous Irish fans turned Friday’s UFC 196 weigh-in green.

# ufc-196 - Friday 4 March, 2016

From The42 Watch: The UFC 196 weigh-ins featuring McGregor and Diaz Head To Head This post contains videos

Watch: The UFC 196 weigh-ins featuring McGregor and Diaz

The fighters were on the scales tonight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.

From The42 Weidman: 'McGregor is smart enough with who he is fighting at 170lbs' PREDICTION

Weidman: 'McGregor is smart enough with who he is fighting at 170lbs'

Weidman says it is Luke Rockhold’s “time to be humbled” when they meet in middleweight title rematch.

From The42 McGregor: 'Muhammad Ali is a special man, I cannot accept comparisons to him' High Praise

McGregor: 'Muhammad Ali is a special man, I cannot accept comparisons to him'

“He changed culture, period.”

From The42 John Kavanagh: With no weight to cut, there are night-and-day differences in Conor McGregor Inside The Camp

John Kavanagh: With no weight to cut, there are night-and-day differences in Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor’s coach writes for The42 ahead of tomorrow’s big fight at UFC 196.

From The42 Where are the best places to watch McGregor v Diaz at UFC 196 in Ireland? Open Thread

Where are the best places to watch McGregor v Diaz at UFC 196 in Ireland?

There are several viewing parties taking place if you’re looking to go out for this weekend’s big MMA event.

From The42 McGregor and Diaz had a fascinating live TV discussion about gazelles after last night's bust-up UFC 196 This post contains videos

McGregor and Diaz had a fascinating live TV discussion about gazelles after last night's bust-up

“No one knows what that means, this is America.”

From The42 Conor McGregor's success lifting the gloom for a generation who adore him Column

Conor McGregor's success lifting the gloom for a generation who adore him

He combines the key attributes of any great pop culture anti-hero – the look, the attitude, the other-worldly talent, writes TV3′s Tommy Martin.

From The42 Don't watch the McGregor fight this Saturday without reading this primer first UFC 196

Don't watch the McGregor fight this Saturday without reading this primer first

How McGregor and Diaz compare and where the fight will be won and lost this weekend.

From The42 Letter from Las Vegas: No such thing as bad publicity for McGregor, only smart business UFC 196

Letter from Las Vegas: No such thing as bad publicity for McGregor, only smart business

Press conference skirmish injects a new lease of life ahead of Saturday’s clash with Nate Diaz.

From The42 'Nate has already accepted that he'll probably lose this fight. He's just in it for the money' UFC 196

'Nate has already accepted that he'll probably lose this fight. He's just in it for the money'

Can Nate Diaz upset Conor McGregor on Saturday night?

# ufc-196 - Thursday 3 March, 2016

From The42 'Conor is tough to deny these days': Dana leaves door open for McGregor v Lawler superfight NEXT EPISODE

'Conor is tough to deny these days': Dana leaves door open for McGregor v Lawler superfight

Could McGregor fight for the welterweight title at UFC 200?

From The42 This has got to be a strong contender for Conor McGregor flag of the week That's A Flag
From The42 It almost kicked off between McGregor and Diaz tonight in Vegas Stockton Slap This post contains videos

It almost kicked off between McGregor and Diaz tonight in Vegas

Things got pretty heated as they squared off at the press conference ahead of Saturday night’s bout.

From The42 McGregor skipping the queue at welterweight? He deserves to, says contender Matt Brown Red Panty Night

McGregor skipping the queue at welterweight? He deserves to, says contender Matt Brown

“He’s the money man. That makes sense.”

From The42 We'll Leave It There So: TV3 to show Euro games, McGregor keen on Lawler and all today's sport Thursday

We'll Leave It There So: TV3 to show Euro games, McGregor keen on Lawler and all today's sport

Elsewhere, Jack McCaffrey may be unavailable for Dublin’s championship defence while Belvedere College booked their place in the Leinster Schools Senior Cup.

From The42 UFC chief: Conor is setting an example for what other fighters can achieve Notorious

UFC chief: Conor is setting an example for what other fighters can achieve

“He has an intelligence inside and outside the octagon.”

From The42 'I would beat Robbie... That's probably the leading option' - McGregor keen on 170lbs title next Moving On Up

'I would beat Robbie... That's probably the leading option' - McGregor keen on 170lbs title next

McGregor is “up for” fighting Robbie Lawler at UFC 200.

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