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McGregor Blasts Fellow Irishman Joseph Duffy

Conor McGregor finished Wednesday evening’s trash talk with a Snapchat Q & A, where inevitably Joseph Duffy and his main event against McGregor’s fallen nemesis Dustin Poirier was discussed. As has been exhausted at this point, Duffy was the last man to beat Conor McGregor back in Cage Warriors. McGregor was dismissive of his countryman and the draw of the main …

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Making Moves: Irish Fighter Surprisingly Included In UFC Go Big Campaign

On Wednesday, the UFC announced the lineup for its ‘UFC Go Big’ promotional campaign, highlighting the planned main events of the future, and Conor McGregor wasn’t the only Irishman featured. UFC champions Ronda Rousey, Daniel Cormier, Conor McGregor, Robbie Lawler, Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Rafael Dos Anjos, as well as top contenders Alexander Gustafsson, Carlos Condit, Luke Rockhold, Donald Cerrone, Dan …

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McGregor vs Faber: The Ultimate Fighter Teams Announced

There’s just one week to go until the commencement of this year’s eagerly awaited edition of The Ultimate Fighter. We have all spoken at length about the captivating persona that is Conor McGregor.  Now, we finally will get to see the Dubliner try his hand at coaching on The Ultimate Fighter (TUF). For the unacquainted, TUF pits professional MMA fighters off against …

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What Has Conor McGregor Gained From Beating Chad Mendes?

Chad Mendes may be the biggest name on Conor McGregor’s record, but it seems that a victory over the Californian has not garnered “The Notorious” the respect he deserves. In recent days, PunditArena have, on several occasions, reported the trash-talking that Mendes has aimed toward his UFC 189 conqueror. The Team Alpha Male product has spent an inordinate amount of …

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Irish Fan Favourite Added To UFC Dublin

He was made to sweat, but finally Neil “2 Tap” Seery has been added to UFC’s Dublin card, scheduled for October 24th at the 3 Arena. The Team Ryano MMA flyweight will do battle with Jon Delos Reyes. Delos Reyes, who is from the US island territory of Guam, is 1-2 in the UFC thus far, but “The Heat” is …

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UFC And Pride Heavyweight Great Announces Retirement

All-time great heavyweight, Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, has announced his retirement from the sport of MMA at the age of 39. The former Pride heavyweight, and UFC interim-heavyweight champion, delivered the news at a press conference in Rio de Janeiro today. His decision comes off the back of three straight losses, the latest of which came against Stefan Struve at UFC …

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Ronda Rousey: I Don’t Want To Be Fighting In My 30’s

Last night, Ronda Rousey was a guest on the wildly successful podcast “The Joe Rogan Experience”, and she provided UFC fans with a swath of talking points. The UFC women’s bantamweight champion was her usual open, outspoken self, and she had plenty to say about a variety of topics. She discussed a number of very personal matters relating to family problems, …

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VIDEO: The MMA Debuts Of The UFC’s Biggest Stars

A fantastic new YouTube video compiles highlights from the MMA debuts of some of the sports biggest stars. Over the last few days, several videos of Ronda Rousey’s earliest MMA exploits have been garnering attention online. The material was published some years ago, but with the UFC women’s bantamweight champion ascending to superstar status in recent times those videos have …

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VIDEO: Chad Mendes Talks Conor McGregor Vs Jose Aldo

Chad Mendes has full faith that his two time nemesis, Jose Aldo, can retain his title against Conor McGregor on December 12th in Las Vegas. Mendes was recently a guest on Team Alpha Male’s podcast, Stud Show Radio. During the interview he was asked for a prediction on who would win the massive UFC 194 featherweight title unification fight. The Californian …

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UFC 193: Robbie Lawler Vs Carlos Condit Off, Ronda Rousey Will Now Main Event In Melbourne

UFC 193, scheduled for November 15th in Melbourne Australia, has a new main event. Last night, on ESPN’s SportsCenter, UFC President Dana White announced that welterweight champion Robbie Lawler would be unable to compete against Carlos Condit on the big Etihad Stadium show due to a thumb injury. He also revealed that the replacement in the main event slot would be …

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UFC: Chad Mendes And Frankie Edgar Agree To December 11th Clash

Chad Mendes will face Frankie Edgar on December 11th in Las Vegas, Nevada. Yesterday, PunditArena reported that Edgar had been fielding fight requests from all angles in recent days. Highly regarded featherweights, Jeremy Stephens and Max Holloway, had both laid down challenges to the former lightweight champion. For his part, Edgar had been quick to inform the UFC brass that he …

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Chad Mendes Is Calling Out Another Big Name For UFC 194

Chad Mendes has taken to social media to call out former lightweight champ, and current featherweight contender, Frankie Edgar. Frankie Edgar has made it clear that he is keen to compete on the big UFC 194 card, scheduled for December 12th. Or, failing that, on another card close to that date. In a recent interview with severemma.com, “The Answer” explained …

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