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Paddy Pimblett Loses Cage Warriors Title In Liverpool

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Paddy Pimblett lost his Cage Warriors featherweight title tonight, after a unanimous decision loss to Nad Narimani. The Liverpool-native has been highly publicised since winning the strap, but he was bettered for the majority of this evening’s bout. Although he looked threatening on the ground, the defending champion failed to dominate the fight in any way, and can have no …

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Watch: Blaine O’Driscoll Scores A Beautiful One-Punch KO At Cage Warriors 81

SBG’s Blaine O’Driscoll entered an impressive display to earn a unanimous decision win over Neil Ward at BAMMA 27 last December, but tonight, less than three months on from that victory, the 25-year-old bantamweight’s game looked like it had improved tenfold. Taking on once-beaten MMA Clinic prospect Darren O’Gorman in the opening main card bout of Cage Warriors 81 at …

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Exclusive: SBG’s Blaine O’Driscoll Ready To Show Fans Who He Really Is At Cage Warriors 81

This Saturday night at the 3Arena in Dublin’s docklands, the recent spate of top quality MMA shows to visit Ireland’s shores continues. Just a couple of months after North American giant Bellator MMA made it’s first foray into the Irish market alongside the well established presence of BAMMA at the same venue, and mere weeks after the promotional pair lit …

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Cage Warriors Announce Show For Dublin’s 3Arena In March

Once a regular visitor to these shores, Cage Warriors will make it’s return to Ireland following a lengthy absence on March 4th. The last time that the company, the president of which is Cork man Graham Boylan, staged an event in Ireland was August of 2014. That show, Cage Warriors 70, took place at The Helix, which has traditionally served …

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Cage Warriors To Make Long-Awaited Return To Ireland On March 4th

On Wednesday, Cage Warriors president Graham Boylan announced that the promotion will return to Ireland for the first time since August of 2014 when it stages a show at Dublin’s 3Arena on March 4th, 2017. Last week, during an interview with Paul Dollery of the42.ie, Boylan revealed that the organisation would look to “crown another Irish champion” if a comeback …

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Watch: Paddy Pimblett Vomits Live On TV Following Debatable Decision Win At Cage Warriors

Paddy Pimblett after winning his Cage Warriors Featherweight World Title - Image Credit: Dolly Clew/Cage Warriors

Many observers were left disgusted by the decision in the Paddy Pimblett vs Julian Erosa Cage Warriors featherweight title fight at CW Unplugged in London on Saturday night. Liverpool’s Pimblett was announced a unanimous decision winner by scores of 48-47, 48-47 and an astounding 49-46, but the overwhelming majority of online commentators seemed to feel that Erosa’s cleaner work on …

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Conor McGregor Talks Motivation Behind Becoming Two-Division Champion

LAS VEGAS, NV - AUGUST 18: UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor arrives at an open workout for UFC 202 at Rocks Lounge at the Red Rock Casino on August 18, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. McGregor is scheduled to fight Nate Diaz in a welterweight rematch at UFC 202 on August 20, 2016 in Las Vegas. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Needless to say, Conor McGregor’s UFC debut at lightweight is a long time coming, but instead of dipping his feet like his journey through the featherweight division, the 28-year-old is jumping in head first. In little over a week at UFC 205, McGregor will step inside the octagon with lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez and attempt to become the first fighter in …

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In-Depth: MMA Roundtable – The History Of MMA In Ireland

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History would suggest that Limerick kickboxing coach Dermot McGrath was the founder of Irish MMA. McGrath, who was the head coach at Limerick kickboxing club Pankration Kickboxing, ran the first ever MMA event in Ireland at the Moyross Community Centre in September of 1999 and was also responsible for hosting the first organised MMA event in the country. In a behind-closed-doors …

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Watch: Five Defining Moments Of Conor McGregor’s Career To Date

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - DECEMBER 12: Conor McGregor of Ireland celebrates after defeating Jose Aldo of Brazil in their featherweight championship bout during the UFC 194 event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on December 12, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)

Conor McGregor will take on Nate Diaz next month in their long awaited rematch at UFC 202, following ‘retirements’ and scheduling issues. Following the Irishman’s defeat to Diaz at UFC 196 in March, his first UFC defeat, the MMA world has been waiting for the rematch between the mismatched opponents. Diaz is at best a lightweight, though he is far more …

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Five Fighters Knocking On The UFC’s Doors

The UFC is constantly looking for new talent from all over the globe. We take a look at five fighters from Europe fighting in the UK and Ireland MMA Scene who are just a couple fights away from getting signed by the UFC. The MMA scene in Europe got a huge boost in recent days as it was announced that …

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UFC Announces Addition Of European MMA Promotion To Fight Pass

The UFC today announced another huge promotion has joined its catalogue of great promotions already on board with UFC Fight Pass. The European promotion has seen some of the UFC’s biggest stars earn their stripes with them, before joining the biggest promotion in the world. Cage Warriors, a UK based promotion, is just returning from a hiatus in action to …

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Neil Seery’s Vlog Series Is Definitely Worth A Watch

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Coming off the back of one of the most convincing wins in his career, Neil Seery (16-11-0) is set to face Japan’s Kyoji Horiguchi (16-2-o) at UFC Fight Night 87 in what will be The Netherlands inaugural UFC event. Since joining the UFC roster, Neil ‘2 Tap’ Seery has accumulated a record of 3-2 with his most recent bout ending in …

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Cage Warriors In “Final Negotiations” To Air Events On UFC Fight Pass

European MMA promotion Cage Warriors are close to securing a deal that would see them air all of their events on the UFC’s subscription-based streaming network, Fight Pass. According to reports from MMAmad.com, negotiations are ongoing between Cage Warriors and the UFC, but the deal is expected to be announced in the coming weeks. The organization has seen the likes …

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