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Sport shorts: Dana White plans to host UFC on private island
UFC president Dana White
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Sport shorts: Dana White plans to host UFC on private island

Ten things from the world of sport on Tuesday 7 April
7 Apr 2020
Sport shorts: Conor McGregor announces UFC comeback date
Ireland’s Conor McGregor has been a UFC world champion in two divisions
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Sport shorts: Conor McGregor announces UFC comeback date

Ten things from the world of sport on Thursday 24 October
24 Oct 2019
Conor McGregor retires: how UFC and MMA fans reacted
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Conor McGregor retires: how UFC and MMA fans reacted

Some fans don’t believe that The Notorious has quit but UFC president Dana White says it makes total sense
26 Mar 2019
Putin praises Nurmagomedov after UFC title win over McGregor
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Putin praises Nurmagomedov after UFC title win over McGregor

Russian president urges the UFC champion’s father not to punish him ‘too strictly’ for the post-bout punch-up
11 Oct 2018
Mayweather vs. McGregor part II: Irish fighter wants rematch
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Mayweather vs. McGregor part II: Irish fighter wants rematch

Dubliner vows to ‘maul’ Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229
2 Oct 2018
Conor McGregor ‘attacks rival’ in New York
Conor McGregor is in police custody following an alleged attack on a UFC rival
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Conor McGregor ‘attacks rival’ in New York

Video footage appears to show McGregor throwing a trolley through a bus window
6 Apr 2018
UFC targets Anthony Joshua for £353m multi-fight deal
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UFC targets Anthony Joshua for £353m multi-fight deal

Contract would make the WBA and IBF champion Britain’s richest ever boxer
22 Mar 2018

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Floyd Mayweather: I’m not going to fight in the UFC
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Floyd Mayweather: I’m not going to fight in the UFC

Boxing legend plays down rumours of a switch to MMA
21 Dec 2017
Dana White: Conor McGregor ‘might never fight again’ in UFC
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Dana White: Conor McGregor ‘might never fight again’ in UFC

UFC president questions the future of Irishman 'with £100m in the bank'
29 Nov 2017
Bisping vs. St-Pierre: Briton may fight again after UFC 217
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Bisping vs. St-Pierre: Briton may fight again after UFC 217

British middleweight champion headlines Ultimate Fighting Championship event at Madison Square Garden
2 Nov 2017
Conor McGregor will make UFC return, says his manager
Ireland’s Conor McGregor has been a UFC world champion in two divisions
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Conor McGregor will make UFC return, says his manager

UFC president Dana White wants to see ‘The Notorious’ fight Tony Ferguson
12 Oct 2017
UFC pledge £750,000 to families of Las Vegas victims
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UFC pledge £750,000 to families of Las Vegas victims

Dana White pays tribute to ‘our city’ where the UFC has its headquarters
3 Oct 2017
McGregor vs Mayweather: Safety fears over eight-ounce gloves
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McGregor vs Mayweather: Safety fears over eight-ounce gloves

Fighters will wear smaller, lighter gloves, despite opposition from doctors
17 Aug 2017
Sport on TV: what to watch and when this Christmas
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Sport on TV: what to watch and when this Christmas

While the rest of us enjoy a festive break, sportsmen and women will be working hard to keep us entertained
24 Dec 2016
Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz press conference turns nasty
Conor McGregor
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Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz press conference turns nasty

UFC reclaims some limelight from the Olympics as two fighters swear and throw bottles at each other in Las Vegas
18 Aug 2016
UFC: From 'human cockfights' to $4bn franchise in 20 years
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UFC: From 'human cockfights' to $4bn franchise in 20 years

Hollywood takeover of UFC makes the cage-fighting organisation the most expensive sports franchise in history
11 Jul 2016
UFC star Conor McGregor 'behaving like Donald Trump'
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UFC star Conor McGregor 'behaving like Donald Trump'

Critics lay into 'narcissistic' fighter after it's confirmed he will not appear in Las Vegas
28 Apr 2016
UFC star Conor McGregor to fight Nate Diaz at welterweight
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UFC star Conor McGregor to fight Nate Diaz at welterweight

New opponent named after injury forces Rafael dos Anjos to pull out of highly anticipated bout
24 Feb 2016
Has Conor McGregor made UFC bigger than boxing?
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Has Conor McGregor made UFC bigger than boxing?

Even after Fury v Klitschko and Mayweather v Pacquiao, 2015 still belongs to UFC
15 Dec 2015
Floyd Mayweather: Ronda Rousey Ring cover 'looks bad'
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Floyd Mayweather: Ronda Rousey Ring cover 'looks bad'

Feud rumbles on as UFC superstar Rousey becomes the first non-boxer to appear on the cover of the famous fight magazine
12 Nov 2015
Who is Ronda Rousey, 'badass feminist' and UFC superstar?
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Who is Ronda Rousey, 'badass feminist' and UFC superstar?

The former Olympic judo bronze medalist turned cage-fighter is now the biggest draw in the UFC
3 Aug 2015