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Russian president Vladimir Putin and UFC fighter Conor McGregor. Photograph: Reuters

Conor McGregor has revealed that he watched the World Cup final at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, as a guest of Vladimir Putin. The former UFC doub(...)

Aisling Daly, right, in action against Ericka Almeida during UFC Fight Night at the 3 Arena in Dublin last year. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Almost a year has passed since Aisling Daly’s victory at UFC Dublin. She had designs on getting back in the octagon since then but the intervention of(...)

David who? David Cameron dropped in on the Farnborough International Airshow for one of his last engagements as prime minister
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Image of the week: David who? At the time of writing, Britain has not been subject to a military coup, although frankly who knows what’s going on any(...)

The UFC has been sold - according to reports from the US on Monday morning. Photograph: Getty Images

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has been sold to WME-IMG for $4 billion. The talent and sports agency WME-IMG confirmed the deal to purchase the m(...)

Dana White stands between Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor during the UFC 202 press conference. Photograph: John Locher/AP

If Conor McGregor is to get a crack at the UFC lightweight title any time soon - it won’t be against Rafael dos Anjos. The Brazilian was beaten by Edd(...)

Conor McGregor interacts with the crowd during the UFC’s Go Big launch event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena  in Las Vegas last September. Photograph:   Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

When this imbroglio finally blows over, we can explore what Conor McGregor has against Connecticut. For now, let’s concentrate on this game of poker (...)

Conor McGregor prior to his featherweight title fight against Jose Aldo during UFC 194  in Las Vegas. Photograph:  Steve Marcus/Getty Images

It’s always fun to watch worlds colliding. When GAA President Aogán Ó Fearghail was put on the spot over the weekend out in Texas as to whether or not(...)

Fine Gael senator Catherine Noone has admitted she was wrong in calling for UFC to be banned from Ireland, and labelling it a “vile so-called sport.”S(...)

A group of current and former UFC fighters have claimed that the organisation is an illegal monopoly under federal antitrust law.  Photograph: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa

A group of current and former UFC fighters have claimed that the organisation is an illegal monopoly under federal antitrust law and have filed a laws(...)

Dubliner Conor McGregor (left) has entralled the Irish public when he beat Diego Brandao of Brazil at the O2 Arena, Dublin, in a UFC fight in July. Photograph: Inpho.

On New Year’s Day 2011, Dustin Poirier made his UFC debut and began the journey towards his showdown with Conor McGregor at the MGM Grand Arena in Las(...)

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