Miesha Tate celebrates beating Holly Holm at UFC 196. Photograph: Inpho

Then there were three. When Miesha Tate put Holly Holm to sleep with a fifth-round choke on Saturday night, the 29-year-old former Strikeforce champi(...)

The conqueror of Conor McGregor Nate Diaz remains unpopular despite his underdog victory. Photograph: Getty

The night was over, he had won, but Nate Diaz couldn’t stop fighting. He had done what many fighters wished they could and stifled the voice of Conor (...)

Nate Diaz celebrates after defeating Conor McGregor during UFC 196 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Photograph: Rey Del Rio/Getty Images

Conor McGregor’s UFC juggernaut came to a shuddering halt as he was choked out by Nate Diaz at UFC 196 at the MGM grand in Las Vegas on Saturday. “I(...)

Holly Holm weights-in ahead of her Women’s bantamweight fight against and Miesha Tate. Photograph: Raymond Spencer/Inpho

As Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz screamed and swore and carried on about lions eating the carcasses of gazelles at a press conference for UFC 196 this (...)

The media scrum surrounds Ireland’s Conor McGregor after his open workout in Las Vegas ahead of Saturday night’s fight against Nate Diaz. Photograph: Philip O’Connor

Without a title on the line there may be no prospect of a second coronation on Saturday night, but Ireland’s Conor McGregor is still treated like a ki(...)

 Rafael dos Anjos refuses to shake Conor McGregor’s hand at the end of Wednesday’s press conference.

If Conor McGregor respects his next opponent, Rafael dos Anjos, he’s certainly not showing it in public. At a press conference to promote their lightw(...)

 Conor McGregor will fight Rafael dos Anjos from Brazil in Las Vegas on March 5th  in a bid to win the UFC lightweight title. Photograph:   Steve Marcus/Getty Images

Conor McGregor’s attempt to become a two-weight UFC champion has been confirmed for Saturday March 5th at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. T(...)

 Conor McGregor celebrates after a first-round knockout victory over Jose Aldo in their featherweight title fight during UFC 194. Photograph: Steve Marcus/Getty Images

Conor McGregor looks set to get his shot at becoming only the UFC’s third ever two-division champion - with overnight reports in the US claiming he wi(...)

Holly Holm strikes defending champion Ronda Rousey in the Women’s Bantamweight Bout during the UFC 193 Australia event at Etihad stadium in Melbourne. Photograph: EPA

Ronda Rousey’s unbeaten record was ended on Saturday night, in emphatic style by Holly Holm - the new UFC Women’s Bantamweight champion. Holm took the(...)

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in Melbourne ahead of her title fight against Holly Holm. Photograph: Paul Crock/Getty Images

The main boulevard in Sarajevo was ghostly quiet on Thursday evening and images of Ronda Rousey speaking on television were easily visible in the cafe(...)