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Who Are The Mystery UFC 230 Headliners?

Today came the shocking news that Nate Diaz will return to the octagon to face Dustin Poirier in the UFC 230 co-main event, but who exactly will be the ones who occupy the top spot? Well, for one thing, they’ll have to carry some serious weight within the sport to relegate the superstar Diaz to second place. The card, as …

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Breaking: Nate Diaz Set For UFC Return at MSG In November

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 20: Nate Diaz eyes Conor McGregor from across the Octagon before their welterweight rematch at the UFC 202 event at T-Mobile Arena on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor won by majority decision. (Photo by Steve Marcus/Getty Images)

Nate Diaz will reportedly make his long-awaited return to the octagon to face lightweight contender Dustin Poirier at UFC 230 at Madison Square Garden in November. The LA Times first reported the fight and the UFC is expected to formally announce the fight on Friday as they continue to search for their Madison Square Garden main event on November 3rd. …

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Khabib: ‘If Conor And UFC Want Money Fight, Pay Me Or I Stick To Contract’

Khabib Nurmagomedov had an interesting run-in with TMZ on Thursday. After Conor McGregor’s successful court hearing, his UFC return looks imminent, and the world is awaiting the announcement of a lightweight title fight against the current champion. The rhetoric from the two fighters has ramped up recently, but in an interview with TMZ, Nurmagomedov’s comments were a slight cause for …

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The Forecast: Your Guide To A Bumper Weekend Of Irish Sport

Brought to you by   It’s August. This means a few different things. The intercounty GAA season is drawing to a close but on the other hand, the Premier League season is right around the corner and the beginning of the northern hemisphere rugby season isn’t too far behind it.  Thankfully, we’re set for another excellent weekend of Irish sport with …

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Exploring Irish MMA: Part IV – Richard Kiely

In this edition of Exploring Irish MMA, we speak to one of the finest strikers in this country, Bellator’s newest welterweight signing, Richard Kiely. The dreams and goals of a professional fighter often revolve around the glory that comes with hoisting a championship belt over your shoulder or the immortality that a picture-perfect finishing sequence can bring about. But even though these thrills are …

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McGregor’s Lawyer Might Have Just Leaked A Major Announcement

Conor McGregor’s lawyer posted and then quickly deleted an Instagram story that had fans speculating over an imminent fight announcement. Most of the time, it’s often wise to steer clear of such things but this time around, it really seemed quite blatant. McGregor’s Ireland-based lawyer Graham Kenny posted the following picture to his official Instagram story before deleting it shortly …

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Weekly MMA Catchup: McGregor, Aldo, Poirier & More

We round up another week in MMA news to keep you up to date as we move into the month of August. First off, it really does look as though UFC 230 is shaping up to be a middleweight bonanza for the ages. With Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza vs. David Branch already confirmed, Yoel Romero vs. Paulo Costa and Derek Brunson vs. Israel Adesanya are also on the verge of being finalised. With reports also …

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Conor McGregor Expresses Joy For José Aldo’s TKO Victory

Conor McGregor showed some serious respect for his former rival José Aldo after his stunning UFC Calgary victory over the weekend. Thirteen short seconds and a legacy defined. It really was unfortunate to see the legendary José Aldo treated in the manner that he was after succumbing to Conor McGregor’s left-hand at UFC 194 in 2015 and since then, barring …

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