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# ufc - Thursday 18 October, 2018

Lobov to face Michael Johnson after Khabib's team-mate is pulled over Nevada investigation
# Hammer Time
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# Hammer Time

Lobov to face Michael Johnson after Khabib's team-mate is pulled over Nevada investigation

Oct 18th 2018, 10:25 AM 5,901 Views 6 Comments

The Dubliner has a new opponent for UFC Moncton.

# ufc - Wednesday 17 October, 2018

SBG's Mulpeter gets huge opportunity against former UFC welterweight
# Meet The Badger
From The42
# Meet The Badger

SBG's Mulpeter gets huge opportunity against former UFC welterweight

Oct 17th 2018, 5:12 PM 6,312 Views 1 Comment

Philip Mulpeter is set to clash with ex-champion Nicolas Dalby on the Cage Warriors 100 card.

'We worked it out' - UFC chief plays down Khabib's quit threat
# Russian Roulette
From The42
# Russian Roulette

'We worked it out' - UFC chief plays down Khabib's quit threat

Oct 17th 2018, 3:00 PM 5,456 Views 4 Comments

The champion vowed to leave the UFC if the Las Vegas brawl had consequences for his team-mates.

# ufc - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Former McGregor title rival Eddie Alvarez leaves UFC for Asian MMA promotion
# On The Move
From The42
# On The Move

Former McGregor title rival Eddie Alvarez leaves UFC for Asian MMA promotion

Oct 16th 2018, 9:23 AM 7,158 Views 6 Comments

Alvarez becomes “one of the biggest athlete signings in the history of ONE Championship”.

# ufc - Monday 15 October, 2018

Get the chequebook out! Floyd Mayweather talks up potential Khabib clash
# Boxing
From The42
# Boxing

Get the chequebook out! Floyd Mayweather talks up potential Khabib clash

Oct 15th 2018, 8:16 PM 14,481 Views 9 Comments

Khabib Nurmagomedov called out Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Saturday night and it did not take the American long to respond.

Conor McGregor throws pass for Cowboys before big Dallas win
# America's Team
From The42
# America's Team

Conor McGregor throws pass for Cowboys before big Dallas win

Oct 15th 2018, 7:41 AM 16,799 Views 21 Comments

The UFC star was a guest of the NFL side as they defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.

# ufc - Friday 12 October, 2018

McGregor and Khabib handed initial suspensions ahead of UFC brawl investigation
# Punishments
From The42
# Punishments

McGregor and Khabib handed initial suspensions ahead of UFC brawl investigation

Oct 12th 2018, 1:25 PM 7,817 Views 9 Comments

The pair will appear before the Nevada State Athletic Commission on 24 October.

# ufc - Thursday 11 October, 2018

Khabib Nurmagomedov tells UFC he'll quit if team-mate is axed
# Ultimatum
From The42
# Ultimatum

Khabib Nurmagomedov tells UFC he'll quit if team-mate is axed

Oct 11th 2018, 4:33 PM 13,693 Views 30 Comments

Zubaira Tukhugov was scheduled to fight Artem Lobov, Conor McGregor’s training partner, later this month.

Putin sympathises with UFC champion Nurmagomedov over brawl after McGregor fight
# The Spy Who Loved Me
From The42
# The Spy Who Loved Me

Putin sympathises with UFC champion Nurmagomedov over brawl after McGregor fight

Oct 11th 2018, 12:00 PM 33,433 Views 30 Comments

The Russian president met with the undefeated fighter and congratulated him on his victory at UFC 229.

McGregor's team-mate denies sparking UFC 229 brawl with religious slur
# Brawls To The Wall
From The42
# Brawls To The Wall

McGregor's team-mate denies sparking UFC 229 brawl with religious slur

Oct 11th 2018, 11:21 AM 12,442 Views 6 Comments

Dillon Danis was Khabib Nurmagomedov’s target when he leapt from the cage after defeating Conor McGregor.

Jones to return in December as Cormier set to be stripped of light-heavyweight belt
# Don't Call It A Comeback
From The42
# Don't Call It A Comeback

Jones to return in December as Cormier set to be stripped of light-heavyweight belt

Oct 11th 2018, 10:07 AM 6,701 Views 4 Comments

Jon Jones and Alexander Gustafsson will meet again at UFC 232.

# ufc - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

Mayweather, no stranger to brawls in Nevada, expects huge fine for 'unprofessional' Khabib
# Been There
From The42
# Been There

Mayweather, no stranger to brawls in Nevada, expects huge fine for 'unprofessional' Khabib

Oct 10th 2018, 9:50 PM 12,984 Views 9 Comments

After the scenes that marred UFC 229, Floyd Mayweather Jr believes Khabib Nurmagomedov can expect a hefty fine for his antics.

McGregor takes a tumble in UFC rankings as Khabib climbs to second place
# Hierarchy
From The42
# Hierarchy

McGregor takes a tumble in UFC rankings as Khabib climbs to second place

Oct 10th 2018, 7:35 AM 15,189 Views 10 Comments

The lightweight champion has taken a big leap forward following his win in Las Vegas last weekend.

UFC 230 loses Diaz-Poirier but gains heavyweight title bout
# Balls Is Hot
From The42
# Balls Is Hot

UFC 230 loses Diaz-Poirier but gains heavyweight title bout

Oct 10th 2018, 6:40 AM 9,620 Views 15 Comments

Injury has ruled Dustin Poirier out of his lightweight clash with Nate Diaz at Madison Square Garden.

# ufc - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

Dana White dismisses claim UFC should shoulder blame for Khabib's actions
# Bad Blood
From The42
# Bad Blood

Dana White dismisses claim UFC should shoulder blame for Khabib's actions

Oct 9th 2018, 8:06 AM 8,412 Views 2 Comments

UFC’s promotional videos should not have influenced Khabib Nurmagomedov’s actions after beating Conor McGregor, says president Dana White.

# ufc - Monday 8 October, 2018

UFC dig hole for themselves but strike PPV gold with potential Khabib-McGregor fallout
# UFC 229
From The42
# UFC 229

UFC dig hole for themselves but strike PPV gold with potential Khabib-McGregor fallout

Oct 8th 2018, 11:40 AM 86,173 Views 135 Comments

Don’t be surprised to see Saturday night’s events used to promote a rematch in a few months’ time.

# ufc - Sunday 7 October, 2018

White will not rule out Khabib-McGregor rematch despite UFC 229 chaos
# Go Again
# Go Again

White will not rule out Khabib-McGregor rematch despite UFC 229 chaos

Oct 7th 2018, 4:57 PM 14 Views 0 Comments

The two fighters could renew their rivalry, according to the UFC chief.

On the ground in Vegas: Reaction as McGregor's UFC return turned to chaos
# Return Of The Mac
From The42
# Return Of The Mac

On the ground in Vegas: Reaction as McGregor's UFC return turned to chaos

Oct 7th 2018, 10:37 AM 54,129 Views 65 Comments

Gavan Casey joins us from Sin City with the latest news from a manic night in the T-Mobile Arena.

White will not rule out Khabib-McGregor rematch despite UFC 229 chaos
# Go Again
From The42
# Go Again

White will not rule out Khabib-McGregor rematch despite UFC 229 chaos

Oct 7th 2018, 10:14 AM 20,890 Views 52 Comments

The two fighters could renew their rivalry, according to the UFC chief.

Nevada Commission withholding Khabib's purse for role in post-fight violence
# UFC 229
From The42
# UFC 229

Nevada Commission withholding Khabib's purse for role in post-fight violence

Oct 7th 2018, 9:10 AM 21,688 Views 33 Comments

The UFC lightweight champion has apologised to the Commission for his actions after beating Conor McGregor.

Conor McGregor tapped out by Khabib Nurmagomedov before event descends into mayhem
# Chaos
From The42
# Chaos

Conor McGregor tapped out by Khabib Nurmagomedov before event descends into mayhem

Oct 7th 2018, 6:16 AM 143,078 Views 270 Comments

Khabib stays unbeaten but there’ll be repercussions for the champion after he kicked off ugly scenes in Vegas.

Open thread: how do you see Nurmagomedov v McGregor going tonight?
# UFC 229
From The42
# UFC 229

Open thread: how do you see Nurmagomedov v McGregor going tonight?

Oct 7th 2018, 12:44 AM 12,329 Views 45 Comments

Let’s have those predictions.

# ufc - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Poll: Will Conor McGregor regain the UFC lightweight title tonight?
# Have Your Say
From The42
# Have Your Say

Poll: Will Conor McGregor regain the UFC lightweight title tonight?

Oct 6th 2018, 6:10 AM 14,327 Views 21 Comments

The Irishman faces defending champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.

# ufc - Friday 5 October, 2018

On the ground in Vegas - UFC 229 preview
# Return Of The Mac
From The42
# Return Of The Mac

On the ground in Vegas - UFC 229 preview

Oct 5th 2018, 6:00 PM 12,591 Views 9 Comments

Gavan Casey dials in from Nevada with all the latest news ahead of McGregor’s comeback.

All the info you need to watch Conor McGregor's fight this weekend
# TV Guide
From The42
# TV Guide

All the info you need to watch Conor McGregor's fight this weekend

Oct 5th 2018, 12:00 PM 39,389 Views 54 Comments

Khabib Nurmagomedov will put his lightweight title on the line against Conor McGregor in Las Vegas.

McGregor expects $50m payday from UFC 229 blockbuster fight
# Show Me The Money
From The42
# Show Me The Money

McGregor expects $50m payday from UFC 229 blockbuster fight

Oct 5th 2018, 11:01 AM 8,529 Views 16 Comments

The Dubliner says he will earn a small fortune from this weekend’s lightweight title bout with Khabib Nurmagomedov.

# ufc - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Darren Till officially switches focus to UFC's middleweight division
# Moving On Up
From The42
# Moving On Up

Darren Till officially switches focus to UFC's middleweight division

Oct 4th 2018, 3:47 PM 5,157 Views 4 Comments

While he didn’t rule out a return to welterweight one day, Till looks set to mix it with the best in the 185lbs division.

'I'm coming for Khabib's head' – McGregor predicts devastating KO
# Mystic Mac
From The42
# Mystic Mac

'I'm coming for Khabib's head' – McGregor predicts devastating KO

Oct 4th 2018, 7:59 AM 8,898 Views 9 Comments

The Dubliner is convinced he will come out on top on his Vegas return this weekend.

# ufc - Wednesday 3 October, 2018

Nurmagomedov's ability to implement gameplan can tip balance in his favour
# Analysis
From The42
# Analysis

Nurmagomedov's ability to implement gameplan can tip balance in his favour

Oct 3rd 2018, 9:30 PM 27,538 Views 32 Comments

Professional fighter Joseph Duffy breaks down the meeting of Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor.

# ufc - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

History suggests the potential impact of mental warfare shouldn't be dismissed
# UFC 229
From The42
# UFC 229

History suggests the potential impact of mental warfare shouldn't be dismissed

Oct 2nd 2018, 9:30 PM 21,157 Views 23 Comments

Sugar Ray Leonard learned the importance of keeping one’s emotions in check when he faced Roberto Duran.

# ufc - Monday 1 October, 2018

‘No Irish team, no Irish whiskey, nobody can stop me’
# UFC 229
From The42
# UFC 229

‘No Irish team, no Irish whiskey, nobody can stop me’

Oct 1st 2018, 9:54 PM 15,118 Views 27 Comments

In Episode 1 of the new UFC Embedded series, Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor step up preparations for their Las Vegas bout.

Nurmagomedov vows to make McGregor humble in Saturday's UFC headliner
# Khabib Time
From The42
# Khabib Time

Nurmagomedov vows to make McGregor humble in Saturday's UFC headliner

Oct 1st 2018, 4:12 PM 10,465 Views 8 Comments

“It’s going to be a long night for him. I’m going to make him tired and maul him inside the cage.”

O'Malley pulled from Khabib-McGregor undercard due to failed drug test
# UFC 229
From The42
# UFC 229

O'Malley pulled from Khabib-McGregor undercard due to failed drug test

Oct 1st 2018, 2:07 PM 12,777 Views 4 Comments

The undefeated bantamweight was scheduled to face Jose Quinonez in Las Vegas this weekend.

McGregor admits he 'fell out of love with the game' during UFC hiatus
# Fight Week
From The42
# Fight Week

McGregor admits he 'fell out of love with the game' during UFC hiatus

Oct 1st 2018, 12:25 PM 36,881 Views 68 Comments

A 23-month absence from the octagon will end for the Dubliner this Saturday night in Las Vegas.

# ufc - Sunday 30 September, 2018

The return of the man the UFC couldn't afford to live without
# Back In The Game
From The42
# Back In The Game

The return of the man the UFC couldn't afford to live without

Sep 30th 2018, 10:00 AM 41,277 Views 29 Comments

Conor McGregor doesn’t need the fight game. But the fight game needs him, writes Jeremy Botter.

# ufc - Friday 28 September, 2018

Conor McGregor makes generous donation to fund sick Irish boy's treatment
# Generous
From The42
# Generous

Conor McGregor makes generous donation to fund sick Irish boy's treatment

Sep 28th 2018, 11:07 AM 10,281 Views 30 Comments

The UFC superstar donated €10,000 to Bryan Buckley yesterday.

# ufc - Thursday 27 September, 2018

BT Sport lose out as Eleven Sports secure UFC broadcasting rights for Ireland and the UK
# Coup
From The42
# Coup

BT Sport lose out as Eleven Sports secure UFC broadcasting rights for Ireland and the UK

Sep 27th 2018, 11:47 AM 11,560 Views 12 Comments

The online streaming platform will show MMA’s premier promotion from January 2019.

# ufc - Sunday 23 September, 2018

UFC veteran's retirement fight ends with brutal knee-to-the-body knockout
# Results
From The42
# Results

UFC veteran's retirement fight ends with brutal knee-to-the-body knockout

Sep 23rd 2018, 1:43 PM 12,888 Views 0 Comments

Francesco Trinaldo stopped Evan Dunham in Sao Paulo, while Thiago Santos was victorious in the headliner.

# ufc - Friday 21 September, 2018

Conor McGregor signs 6-fight UFC deal, Dana White confirms
# UFC
From The42
# UFC

Conor McGregor signs 6-fight UFC deal, Dana White confirms

Sep 21st 2018, 8:33 AM 77,300 Views 142 Comments

Terms were not disclosed but the deal does include McGregor’s new whiskey being a sponsor in all of the Dubliner’s fights.

# ufc - Thursday 20 September, 2018

LIVE: UFC 229 press conference with Nurmagomedov and McGregor
# Fighting Talk
From The42
# Fighting Talk

LIVE: UFC 229 press conference with Nurmagomedov and McGregor

Sep 20th 2018, 9:30 PM 13,692 Views 23 Comments

Ahead of next month’s fight, the pair are scheduled to address the media in New York at 10pm Irish time.