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With the UFC officially returning to Dublin, relive Conor McGregor's epic walkout in 2014

The UFC is finally returning to Ireland on Aug. 15.
It’s been almost five years since the UFC last visited Dublin, home of arguably the most passionate and loud mixed martial …read more

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UFC announces first show in Dublin since 2015

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The Octagon is heading to the Republic of Ireland’s capital city on August 15th. It’s been a long time since …read more

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Posted on February 14, 2020, 12:16 am By
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UFC Returns to Dublin With Fight Night Event in August

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is taking a trip to Ireland this summer. …read more

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Posted on February 13, 2020, 5:16 pm By
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UFC Returns To Dublin On Aug. 15


Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently announced its return to Dublin, Ireland, as the world’s preeminent mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion is official for Aug. 15, 2020 inside 3Arena …read more

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UFC to return to Dublin in August 2020

UFC will return to Dublin, Ireland on Aug. 15, 2020 at the 3Arena, the organisation has announced. …read more

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Posted on February 13, 2020, 4:46 pm By
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UFC returns to Dublin on Aug. 15

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The UFC is coming back to Dublin.
Officials announced Thursday that the promotion is returning to Ireland’s capital for a Fight Night show on Aug. 15 …read more

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Posted on February 13, 2020, 3:46 pm By
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Bungard in for Queally, meets Primus in Bellator 240 headliner

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The Scotsman takes on the former Bellator lightweight champion in Dublin, Ireland on Feb 22. Chris Bungard and Peter Queally have been verbally …read more

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Irish eyes: Controversies complicate Conor McGregor's return

Questions abound as McGregor returns to fighting. A trip to his native Ireland reveals that they extend well beyond the Octagon. …read more

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Conor McGregor Blasts Notion That He’s Lost Fan Support

Conor McGregor isn’t taking those who say he’s lost fan support in Ireland seriously. While McGregor has been viewed as the biggest star in MMA, some have questioned whether or …read more

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Posted on January 14, 2020, 9:16 pm By
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Conor McGregor denies sexual assault allegations

For the first time, Conor McGregor has publicly addressed a pair of sexual assault allegations that were raised in his home country of Ireland.
Last year, the New York Times reported …read more

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Kavanagh says McGregor is still as popular as ever: ‘All I see is mobs of fans’

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John Kavanagh says Conor McGregor is still as popular as ever with the locals in Ireland. If you’re judging by …read more

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Posted on January 14, 2020, 1:16 am By
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Coach refutes notion that Conor McGregor support has dropped off

For a time, Conor McGregor was the biggest sporting star in Ireland, and arguably one of the most popular athletes in the world. After a couple of losses and a …read more

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Posted on January 13, 2020, 4:16 pm By
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Eurobash: Episode 66 (with John Kavanagh media call)

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On this week’s Eurobash, Petesy Carroll & Niall McGrath describe the mood on the ground in Ireland ahead of Conor McGregor’s upcoming welterweight bout against …read more

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Video: Irish fans react to Conor McGregor’s return

DUBLIN – Is Conor McGregor still big in Ireland? Do fans still care about the former two-division UFC champion? Are they excited for his return at UFC 246? MMA Fighting’s …read more

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Conor McGregor titles one of his techniques ‘in honor of Ireland’s famed Riverdance’

Conor McGregor is known as one of the flashiest strikers in MMA. Even in his early days under the Cage Warriors banner, the Irish star was throwing unconventional strikes at …read more

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Coaches letting Conor McGregor lead UFC 246 camp: he knows more than ‘the rest of us put together’

Coach John Kavanagh and the other staff at the famed SBG Ireland gym in Dublin, Ireland, have been letting Conor McGregor lead his own training camp for Donald Cerrone.
Kavanagh explained …read more

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Conor McGregor donates $27,000 worth of toys to children in need

UFC superstar Conor McGregor took the opportunity to give back this Christmas, donating a whopping €25,000 ($27,000) worth of toy vouchers to a charity in Ireland.
The charity organization Inner City …read more

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Claudio Silva wonders if he has to attack ‘tap machine’ Conor McGregor in Ireland to get attention

Claudio Silva won 14 in a row since 2007, including five under the UFC banner. | Steve Flynn-USA TODAY Sports

Brazilian welterweight Claudio Silva is undefeated in five UFC …read more

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