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# ufc - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

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

UFC confirm Khabib Nurmagomedov's lightweight unification bout for October

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

# ufc - Sunday 26 July, 2020

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

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

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

# ufc - Saturday 25 July, 2020

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

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

‘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

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

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

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

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

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

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

# ufc - Saturday 18 July, 2020

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

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

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

# ufc - Friday 10 July, 2020

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

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

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

# ufc - Monday 6 July, 2020

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

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

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

# ufc - Saturday 4 July, 2020

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

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

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

# ufc - Friday 3 July, 2020

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

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

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

# ufc - Sunday 28 June, 2020

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

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

It was a contender for fight of the year.

# ufc - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

From The42 UFC cancels Dublin fight card Coronavirus

UFC cancels Dublin fight card

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

# ufc - Saturday 13 June, 2020

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

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

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

# ufc - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

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

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

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

# ufc - Sunday 7 June, 2020

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

The key questions as Conor McGregor announces yet another retirement

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

# ufc - Sunday 31 May, 2020

From The42 UFC returns to Las Vegas as Burns dominates former welterweight champion Woodley Behind Closed Doors This post contains videos

UFC returns to Las Vegas as Burns dominates former welterweight champion Woodley

The Brazilian announced himself as a contender with the biggest win of his career in the main event.

# ufc - Thursday 14 May, 2020

From The42 Teixeira scores upset victory as UFC presses ahead with another US event Results

Teixeira scores upset victory as UFC presses ahead with another US event

The 40-year-old continued his resurgence by stopping Anthony Smith in the headline bout in Florida.

# ufc - Friday 8 May, 2020

From The42 Justin Gaethje looking to put on a show for the fans at UFC 249 despite criticism of event UFC

Justin Gaethje looking to put on a show for the fans at UFC 249 despite criticism of event

Gaethje faces Tony Ferguson on Saturday night.

# ufc - Thursday 7 May, 2020

From The42 Dana White insists UFC’s return this weekend is ‘as safe as it can possibly be’ Back In Action

Dana White insists UFC’s return this weekend is ‘as safe as it can possibly be’

UFC 249 takes place in Florida on Saturday night.

# ufc - Friday 24 April, 2020

From The42 UFC 249 to take place behind closed doors in Florida on 9 May Rescheduled

UFC 249 to take place behind closed doors in Florida on 9 May

Justin Gaethje has replaced Khabib Nurmagomedov as the headline opponent to Tony Ferguson.

# ufc - Friday 10 April, 2020

From The42 Dana White belatedly postpones UFC 249 DISNEY PUSH

Dana White belatedly postpones UFC 249

Originally slated for New York, white was pushing for the18 April event to go ahead in California.

# ufc - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

From The42 Dana White close to securing private island to host UFC fights UFC

Dana White close to securing private island to host UFC fights

Meanwhile, Justin Gaethje has replaced Khabib Nurmagomedov as Tony Ferguson’s opponent in the interim lightweight championship bout at UFC 249.

# ufc - Thursday 2 April, 2020

From The42 'Put yourself in my shoes': Khabib won't break quarantine to fight at UFC 249 No Go

'Put yourself in my shoes': Khabib won't break quarantine to fight at UFC 249

UFC president Dana White has repeatedly announced his intention to stage the show.

# ufc - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

UFC champion Jones avoids jail time but vows to address 'unhealthy relationship with alcohol'

He reached a plea deal in his case for driving while intoxicated.

# ufc - Monday 30 March, 2020

From The42 Curse continues as Khabib v Ferguson nears cancellation for fifth time Ufc 249

# ufc - Thursday 26 March, 2020

From The42 UFC light heavyweight champion Jones arrested for drink driving and firearm charge New Mexico

UFC light heavyweight champion Jones arrested for drink driving and firearm charge

The 32-year-old has had his fair share of trouble outside the cage.

From The42 UFC boss aiming to stage the 'baddest card' in MMA history during global pandemic Best Laid Plans

UFC boss aiming to stage the 'baddest card' in MMA history during global pandemic

UFC 249 had originally been set for 18 April in Brooklyn.

# ufc - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

From The42 Khabib-Ferguson venue 99.9% set, no fans to attend - Dana White Ufc 249

Khabib-Ferguson venue 99.9% set, no fans to attend - Dana White

‘We are having this fight,’ the UFC boss says.

# ufc - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

From The42 UFC postpones next three events after coronavirus clampdown About Time

UFC postpones next three events after coronavirus clampdown

President Dana White has confirmed the postponements.

# ufc - Monday 16 March, 2020

From The42 British fighter Edwards pulls out of headline UFC bout with ex-champion Woodley Safety Measures

British fighter Edwards pulls out of headline UFC bout with ex-champion Woodley

The welterweight says he has been forced to withdraw after UFC president Dana White revealed that the event will be moved from London’s O2 Arena.

# ufc - Sunday 15 March, 2020

From The42 UFC boss Dana White: 'The fights will go on, we're not stopping' Latest

UFC boss Dana White: 'The fights will go on, we're not stopping'

The UFC are attempting to move next weekend’s London event to a new venue elsewhere.

From The42 Oliveira calls for lightweight title shot after impressive stoppage of Lee King Charles

Oliveira calls for lightweight title shot after impressive stoppage of Lee

The 30-year-old Brazilian has now won seven fights in a row following last night’s submission victory.

# ufc - Friday 13 March, 2020

From The42 Kevin Lee misses weight but tomorrow's UFC main event still goes ahead Do Bronx Tale

Kevin Lee misses weight but tomorrow's UFC main event still goes ahead

The 27-year-old American is scheduled to take on Charles Oliveira behind closed doors in Brasilia.

# ufc - Sunday 8 March, 2020

From The42 Adesanya beats Romero at UFC 248 but crowd are left wanting more Defence

Adesanya beats Romero at UFC 248 but crowd are left wanting more

During an often bizarre contest, boos rang out across the arena as the two fighters kept contact to a minimum.

# ufc - Sunday 1 March, 2020

From The42 Benavidez comes up short in his latest bid to become a UFC champion Results

Benavidez comes up short in his latest bid to become a UFC champion

Deiveson Figueiredo was victorious at UFC Fight Night 169 but the flyweight title remains vacant.

# ufc - Friday 28 February, 2020

From The42 Botched weight cut costs Figueiredo his shot at UFC title Heavy Burden

Botched weight cut costs Figueiredo his shot at UFC title

Deiveson Figueiredo weighed in above the 125-pound limit ahead of his clash with Joseph Benavidez.

# ufc - Sunday 9 February, 2020

From The42 Jones makes UFC history despite question marks over contentious decision Controversy

Jones makes UFC history despite question marks over contentious decision

Dominick Reyes was adamant that he did enough to dethrone Jon Jones last night in Houston.

# ufc - Sunday 26 January, 2020

From The42 Defeat for two former champions on last night's UFC bill Blaydes Of Glory

Defeat for two former champions on last night's UFC bill

Curtis Blaydes called for a title shot after his stoppage of Junior dos Santos in the main event in Raleigh.

# ufc - Friday 17 January, 2020

From The42 McGregor and Cerrone make weight ahead of UFC 246 Fight On This post contains videos

McGregor and Cerrone make weight ahead of UFC 246

Both men tipped the scales bang on the 170-pound limit.

# ufc - Thursday 16 January, 2020

From The42 McGregor predicts KO of Cerrone, insists no bad blood between pair UFC 246

McGregor predicts KO of Cerrone, insists no bad blood between pair

They face off at UFC 246 on Saturday.

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