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# ufc - Thursday 28 February, 2019

MMA star Jon Jones still clear to fight at UFC 235 despite atypical drug test results
# Statement
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# Statement

MMA star Jon Jones still clear to fight at UFC 235 despite atypical drug test results

Feb 28th 2019, 11:07 PM 7,115 Views 8 Comments

The Nevada State Athletic Commission have released a statement.

# ufc - Thursday 21 February, 2019

UFC legend St-Pierre announces retirement after failed Khabib negotiations
# King Georges
From The42
# King Georges

UFC legend St-Pierre announces retirement after failed Khabib negotiations

Feb 21st 2019, 3:45 PM 11,699 Views 12 Comments

The 37-year-old was a UFC champion in both the welterweight and middleweight divisions.

# ufc - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

UFC to put interim title on the line in the absence of middleweight champ Whittaker
# In The Meantime
From The42
# In The Meantime

UFC to put interim title on the line in the absence of middleweight champ Whittaker

Feb 20th 2019, 12:52 PM 5,193 Views 3 Comments

A bout between Kelvin Gastelum and undefeated star Israel Adesanya will take place at UFC 236.

# ufc - Monday 18 February, 2019

'One of the greatest comebacks in UFC history' - Pendred relives his finest hour
# Against All Odds
From The42
# Against All Odds

'One of the greatest comebacks in UFC history' - Pendred relives his finest hour

Feb 18th 2019, 12:47 PM 114 Views 0 Comments

The Dubliner overcame enormous pressure in front of hometown fans to claim a remarkable victory on his UFC debut.

Ngannou calls out Cormier after finishing ex-champion Velasquez in 26 seconds
# Phoenix Night
From The42
# Phoenix Night

Ngannou calls out Cormier after finishing ex-champion Velasquez in 26 seconds

Feb 18th 2019, 11:14 AM 5,425 Views 1 Comment

A first outing since July 2016 ended in a resounding defeat for Cain Velasquez in the Phoenix headliner.

# ufc - Sunday 10 February, 2019

Anderson Silva's return ends in defeat after UFC 234 main event cancelled
# UFC 234
From The42
# UFC 234

Anderson Silva's return ends in defeat after UFC 234 main event cancelled

Feb 10th 2019, 10:13 AM 11,410 Views 2 Comments

Israel Adesanya took his undefeated record to 16-0 with a unanimous decision against Anderson Silva.

# ufc - Saturday 9 February, 2019

'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback

Feb 9th 2019, 8:59 AM 7,716 Views 3 Comments

Having not stepped foot in the octagon since 2017, the Brazilian was overcome with emotion in Melbourne on Saturday.

# ufc - Monday 4 February, 2019

'I think the story is going to be different': Aldo keen on McGregor rematch following victory in Brazil
# Run It Back
From The42
# Run It Back

'I think the story is going to be different': Aldo keen on McGregor rematch following victory in Brazil

Feb 4th 2019, 3:45 PM 7,946 Views 6 Comments

The Irishman knocked out the featherweight kingpin in 2015, ending his 10-year unbeaten run.

# ufc - Sunday 3 February, 2019

Jose Aldo bags $50,000 Performance of the Night prize with second-round TKO
# UFC Fortaleza
From The42
# UFC Fortaleza

Jose Aldo bags $50,000 Performance of the Night prize with second-round TKO

Feb 3rd 2019, 10:13 AM 14,599 Views 7 Comments

The 32-year-old overcame Renato Moicano at UFC Fortaleza on Saturday night in front of a home crowd.

# ufc - Friday 1 February, 2019

Joseph Duffy to make UFC return on St Patrick's weekend after 16 months out
# CONFIRMED
From The42
# CONFIRMED

Joseph Duffy to make UFC return on St Patrick's weekend after 16 months out

Feb 1st 2019, 2:01 PM 4,655 Views 2 Comments

The 30-year-old former boxer will face Marc Diakese at London’s O2 Arena on 16 March.

# ufc - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Artem Lobov's time in the UFC has come to an end
# Drop The Hammer
From The42
# Drop The Hammer

Artem Lobov's time in the UFC has come to an end

Jan 30th 2019, 11:32 AM 8,447 Views 6 Comments

The Straight Blast Gym featherweight says he asked to be released from his contract.

Light-heavyweight champ Jones approved for UFC 235 bout
# Bones
From The42
# Bones

Light-heavyweight champ Jones approved for UFC 235 bout

Jan 30th 2019, 9:55 AM 3,812 Views 2 Comments

The MMA star will be required to be drug tested at least twice a month until the event.

# ufc - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

McGregor gets six-month suspension and $50,000 fine over UFC 229 fracas
# Punishment
From The42
# Punishment

McGregor gets six-month suspension and $50,000 fine over UFC 229 fracas

Jan 29th 2019, 5:48 PM 30,647 Views 45 Comments

Nurmagomedov has been hit with a nine-month ban and a fine of $500,000 in relation to October’s incident.

# ufc - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Stunning first-round knockout win for Cejudo against Dillashaw to retain flyweight title
# Fight Night 143
From The42
# Fight Night 143

Stunning first-round knockout win for Cejudo against Dillashaw to retain flyweight title

Jan 20th 2019, 10:12 AM 10,440 Views 9 Comments

Meanwhile former NFL defensive linesman Greg Hardy was disqualified in UFC main card debut.

# ufc - Thursday 17 January, 2019

Darren Till gets top billing as Gunnar Nelson is also booked for UFC London
# London Calling
From The42
# London Calling

Darren Till gets top billing as Gunnar Nelson is also booked for UFC London

Jan 17th 2019, 12:03 PM 5,379 Views 4 Comments

The card for the UFC’s return to the English capital on 16 March is beginning to take shape.

# ufc - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Woodley's next title defence confirmed after Covington accuses UFC of broken promises
# Welter Wait
From The42
# Welter Wait

Woodley's next title defence confirmed after Covington accuses UFC of broken promises

Jan 9th 2019, 1:43 PM 4,754 Views 4 Comments

The champion will put his belt on the line against Kamaru Usman.

# ufc - Sunday 6 January, 2019

New Year's resolutions, inside Manchester City's dressing room and more Tweets of the Week
# Tweet Elite
From The42
# Tweet Elite

New Year's resolutions, inside Manchester City's dressing room and more Tweets of the Week

Jan 6th 2019, 10:30 AM 4,417 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

# ufc - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

UFC boss expects Nurmagomedov and McGregor to fight again this year
# Rematch
From The42
# Rematch

UFC boss expects Nurmagomedov and McGregor to fight again this year

Jan 1st 2019, 7:28 PM 15,611 Views 21 Comments

The pair clashed in Las Vegas last October, when Nurmagomedov managed a fourth-round submission victory.

# ufc - Sunday 30 December, 2018

Nunes hailed as the best female fighter ever following historic UFC victory
# Goat
From The42
# Goat

Nunes hailed as the best female fighter ever following historic UFC victory

Dec 30th 2018, 6:13 PM 8,596 Views 5 Comments

Amanda Nunes emulated Conor McGregor and Daniel Cormier with last night’s knockout of Cris Cyborg.

'Daddy's home, DC' - Jones taunts Cormier but rules out heavyweight title bid
# Bare Bones
From The42
# Bare Bones

'Daddy's home, DC' - Jones taunts Cormier but rules out heavyweight title bid

Dec 30th 2018, 2:52 PM 8,701 Views 19 Comments

Light-heavyweight champ Jon Jones is eyeing a third clash with Daniel Cormier after regaining the belt.

# ufc - Friday 28 December, 2018

'They can have it': Daniel Cormier relinquishes light heavyweight title ahead of Jones-Gustafsson 2
# Dethroned
From The42
# Dethroned

'They can have it': Daniel Cormier relinquishes light heavyweight title ahead of Jones-Gustafsson 2

Dec 28th 2018, 9:49 PM 8,794 Views 18 Comments

The champ-champ is no more following his statement to Ariel Helwani on Friday.

# ufc - Monday 24 December, 2018

UFC 232 relocated from Las Vegas to LA due to Jon Jones' test results
# California
From The42
# California

UFC 232 relocated from Las Vegas to LA due to Jon Jones' test results

Dec 24th 2018, 9:28 AM 8,458 Views 11 Comments

Jones’ UFC showdown with Alexander Gustafsson on 29 December has been moved to Los Angeles.

# ufc - Sunday 16 December, 2018

'If Conor wants a rematch against Khabib, he’s gotta go through me first', says Iaquinta
# UFC On FOX 31
From The42
# UFC On FOX 31

'If Conor wants a rematch against Khabib, he’s gotta go through me first', says Iaquinta

Dec 16th 2018, 10:20 AM 8,406 Views 12 Comments

Lightweight Al Iaquinta secured a unanimous decision victory over Kevin Lee in Milwaukee last night.

# ufc - Friday 14 December, 2018

UFC strikes deal with BT Sport for Ireland and UK after pulling plug on Eleven Sports agreement
# U-turn
From The42
# U-turn

UFC strikes deal with BT Sport for Ireland and UK after pulling plug on Eleven Sports agreement

Dec 14th 2018, 11:47 AM 6,961 Views 6 Comments

The new streaming service is reportedly facing closure after just four months.

# ufc - Monday 10 December, 2018

'Feed me, they can all get it' - Holloway keen on McGregor and Khabib bouts
# Holloway Road
From The42
# Holloway Road

'Feed me, they can all get it' - Holloway keen on McGregor and Khabib bouts

Dec 10th 2018, 2:24 PM 4,320 Views 4 Comments

The featherweight champion continued his impressive winning streak in Toronto on Saturday night.

# ufc - Sunday 9 December, 2018

Holloway dominates Ortega to retain UFC featherweight title while Shevchenko claims vacant flyweight belt
# UFC WRAP
From The42
# UFC WRAP

Holloway dominates Ortega to retain UFC featherweight title while Shevchenko claims vacant flyweight belt

Dec 9th 2018, 10:15 AM 7,066 Views 2 Comments

Brian Ortega showed plenty of heart, but it seemed only a matter of time before Holloway would secure his victory.

# ufc - Monday 3 December, 2018

UFC boss hints at Poirier rematch for McGregor's next bout
# Run It Back
From The42
# Run It Back

UFC boss hints at Poirier rematch for McGregor's next bout

Dec 3rd 2018, 10:18 AM 9,315 Views 0 Comments

The pair met in a featherweight bout in September 2014, with McGregor winning via first-round stoppage.

# ufc - Sunday 2 December, 2018

'I can knock anyone out': Dos Santos hands Tuivasa the first defeat of his pro career
# UFC Adelaide
From The42
# UFC Adelaide

'I can knock anyone out': Dos Santos hands Tuivasa the first defeat of his pro career

Dec 2nd 2018, 9:31 AM 7,094 Views 0 Comments

UFC Adelaide’s heavyweight main event stopped in the second round.

# ufc - 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
From The42
# 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 4,900 Views 1 Comment

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

# ufc - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Conor McGregor given six-month driving ban for speeding
# Banned
# Banned

Conor McGregor given six-month driving ban for speeding

Nov 28th 2018, 3:30 PM 56,642 Views 89 Comments

McGregor was handed the ban today in Naas.

# ufc - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

UFC confirm clash of two champions for first pay-per-view card of 2019
# Given To Fly
From The42
# Given To Fly

UFC confirm clash of two champions for first pay-per-view card of 2019

Nov 27th 2018, 10:10 AM 6,477 Views 6 Comments

Flyweight champ Henry Cejudo will face bantamweight title-holder TJ Dillashaw in Anaheim, California.

# ufc - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

The man with the most wins in UFC history says he's 'waiting' on McGregor
# Cowboys Ted!
From The42
# Cowboys Ted!

The man with the most wins in UFC history says he's 'waiting' on McGregor

Nov 14th 2018, 1:35 PM 11,736 Views 8 Comments

Donald Cerrone has seemingly got his sights set on Conor McGregor after his record-setting win on Saturday.

# ufc - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Middleweight title bout confirmed as main event for UFC 234
# Grand Slam
From The42
# Grand Slam

Middleweight title bout confirmed as main event for UFC 234

Nov 13th 2018, 1:37 PM 5,870 Views 0 Comments

Robert Whittaker will put his belt on the line at the home of the Australian Open next February.

# ufc - Tuesday 6 November, 2018

Undefeated newcomer Askren to face former welterweight champ in UFC debut
# Funkmaster Flex
From The42
# Funkmaster Flex

Undefeated newcomer Askren to face former welterweight champ in UFC debut

Nov 6th 2018, 10:32 AM 5,227 Views 2 Comments

Robbie Lawler looks set to welcome Ben Askren to the octagon.

# ufc - Monday 5 November, 2018

Floyd Mayweather to fight 20-year-old Japanese kickboxer on New Year's Eve
# Money
From The42
# Money

Floyd Mayweather to fight 20-year-old Japanese kickboxer on New Year's Eve

Nov 5th 2018, 8:36 AM 11,448 Views 13 Comments

The format or rules for his meeting with Tenshin Nasukawa have not yet been specified.

# ufc - Friday 26 October, 2018

Dana White still 'absolutely, positively' intent on entering boxing promotion despite early struggles
# Not Giving Up
From The42
# Not Giving Up

Dana White still 'absolutely, positively' intent on entering boxing promotion despite early struggles

Oct 26th 2018, 12:39 PM 6,967 Views 3 Comments

The UFC president has been unable to land some of the sport’s biggest names thus far.

Gunnar Nelson set for UFC 231 bout - his first fight in 17 months
# Gunni
From The42
# Gunni

Gunnar Nelson set for UFC 231 bout - his first fight in 17 months

Oct 26th 2018, 11:30 AM 4,206 Views 0 Comments

SBG’s Nelson is in line to face Alex “Cowboy” Oliviera on 8 December.

# ufc - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

NSAC to release half of Khabib's UFC 229 purse but suspend him and McGregor indefinitely
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

NSAC to release half of Khabib's UFC 229 purse but suspend him and McGregor indefinitely

Oct 24th 2018, 8:15 PM 13,353 Views 17 Comments

Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor will remain suspended by Nevada pending further investigation.

Lobov determined to exact revenge on Tukhugov over cheap shot on McGregor
# Russian Rivalry
From The42
# Russian Rivalry

Lobov determined to exact revenge on Tukhugov over cheap shot on McGregor

Oct 24th 2018, 3:46 PM 10,470 Views 6 Comments

Artem Lobov faces Michael Johnson this weekend but he hasn’t forgotten about Zubaira Tukhugov.

# ufc - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

McGregor releases statement on 'fair and square' defeat to Nurmagomedov
# Lessons
From The42
# Lessons

McGregor releases statement on 'fair and square' defeat to Nurmagomedov

Oct 23rd 2018, 7:08 AM 51,109 Views 87 Comments

The 30-year-old Dubliner was comprehensively beaten by the UFC lightweight champion on 6 October.