Plenty has changed even since the Dubliner was most recently in the desert, a chastening night 15 months back when he was sent scurrying across the sands by Khabib Nurmagomedov, writes Joe Callaghan.
Fri, 17 Jan, 2020
IT will come as news to some that Conor McGregor, the well-known whiskey impresario and threat to public order, is fighting this weekend.
Thu, 16 Jan, 2020
Few heads turned when Tagir Gadzhiev walked into the mixed zone. Then he stopped, perched his distinctive ‘Papakha’ hat on his head, and suddenly a bevvy of Japanese journalists were swarming all over him.
Fri, 04 Oct, 2019
The UFC featherweight and lightweight champion has called time on his career at the age of 30.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
Conor McGregor has been banned from competition for six months and fined $50,000 for a post-fight brawl at UFC 229.
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019
A Limerick student has blagged his way into a Conor McGregor fight for a second time.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
At school, there was nothing quite like fight day, writes Tommy Martin.
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018
Public workouts are one of many peculiarities of a UFC fight week. Perhaps the most peculiar ritual.
Fri, 05 Oct, 2018
Former UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis believes Conor McGregor is the rightful ruler of the 155lb division ahead of the Irishman's showdown with Khabib Nurmagomedov this weekend.
Wed, 03 Oct, 2018
Tony Ferguson was stripped of his interim champion status after tearing his lateral collateral ligament.
Conor McGregor admits he "fell out of love" with mixed martial arts during his two-year hiatus from the UFC.
Mon, 01 Oct, 2018
Conor McGregor is being sued by fellow UFC fighter Michael Chiesa over McGregor's attack on a bus last April, according to reports in the US.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2018
The UFC has released a four-minute video showing new angles of the Conor McGregor-led attack on a bus full of UFC fighters.
Sat, 07 Apr, 2018
The UFC have confirmed the line-up for their year-ending events in Las Vegas, and it doesn't include Conor McGregor.
Tue, 28 Nov, 2017
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