1. A Flame of Pure Irish Fire: Conor McGregor Is Exactly What He Claimed to Be

    He came to Las Vegas and UFC 189 with the strength of a nation behind him, thousands of Irishmen coming together on the Strip for a weekend no one will soon forget...

    Jonathan  Snowden Written by Jonathan Snowden about 16 days ago 130,380 reads 281 comments

  2. UFC 189 Results: Burning Questions Heading into UFC Fight Night 71 and 72

    UFC 189 is in the books. The results are as follows (c/o Bleacher Report's UFC 189 play-by-play man, Hunter Homistek ): Main Card (Pay-Per-View, 10 p.m...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 16 days ago 26,142 reads 50 comments

  3. UFC 189 Results: Winners with Most Impressive Fights on Mendes vs. McGregor Card

    A second-round stoppage of Chad Mendes saw Conor McGregor clinch the interim featherweight championship at UFC 189 on Saturday night in what was one of the finest events in the competition's history...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 16 days ago 738 reads 0 comments

  4. Mendes vs. McGregor: Results, Highlights and Post-Fight Comments from UFC 189

    Conor McGregor's meteoric rise through the Ultimate Fighting Championship entered new speeds on Saturday after he defeated Chad Mendes with a second-round stoppage at UFC 189 to clinch the interim UFC featherweight title...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 16 days ago 2,874 reads 0 comments

  5. UFC 189: Results and Reactions from Biggest Fights on Mendes vs. McGregor Card

    Conor McGregor may be pugnacious, abrasive and downright divisive, but the Irishman emphatically delivered on his word to knock out Chad “Money” Mendes at UFC 189 on Saturday evening...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 16 days ago 948 reads 0 comments

  6. Twitter Reacts to Conor McGregor's UFC 189 Championship Victory

    Conor McGregor is your new—interim—UFC featherweight champion. It isn't the championship he had hoped to have around his waist at UFC 189 , but it still felt pretty sweet...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 12,795 reads 14 comments

  7. Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor Likely to Be Held in Las Vegas on January 2

    UFC 189 was supposed to be Jose Aldo defending his UFC Featherweight Championship against Conor McGregor. The UFC threw money into the promotion for the fight, but an injury sidelined the champion ...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 11,152 reads 30 comments

  8. Robbie Lawler and Rory MacDonald Show off Battle Wounds Following UFC 189 War

    It was possibly the fight of the year. Robbie Lawler defended his UFC welterweight championship against Rory MacDonald in a fantastic bout that went into the fifth round Saturday night...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 23,382 reads 39 comments

  9. Conor McGregor After UFC 189: Jose Aldo Doesn't 'Deserve to Be Spoken About'

    Saturday night worked out darn well for the newly minted interim UFC featherweight champion, Conor McGregor...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 16 days ago 20,773 reads 127 comments

  10. UFC 189: Video Highlights from McGregor vs. Mendes, Lawler vs. MacDonald

    UFC 189 was an absolutely brilliant event with two excellent title fights. In the co-main event, welterweight champion Robbie Lawler took on the enigmatic Rory MacDonald...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 16 days ago 13,235 reads 3 comments

  11. Conor McGregor Cements Himself as the UFC's Biggest Star

    LAS VEGAS — The most incredible thing on Saturday evening—and this means something, because it happened after a night full of incredible things—was the way the Irish ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 16 days ago 61,627 reads 217 comments

  12. Rory MacDonald Injury: Updates on UFC Star's Nose, Foot

    Rory MacDonald battled through massive injuries on Saturday before losing to UFC welterweight champion Robbie Lawler via knockout, and it has since emerged that he broke his nose and right foot during the bout...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 16 days ago 512,643 reads 126 comments

  13. NSFW: UFC 189 Turns into Bloodbath

    UFC 189 felt doomed for a while there on Saturday. For hours on end, the card was defined by dreadfully boring, mid-level fighters...

    Steven Rondina Written by Steven Rondina about 16 days ago 107,334 reads 14 comments

  14. UFC 189 Results: The Fight Night Bonuses from McGregor vs. Mendes Fight Card

    UFC 189 got off to a slow start with lackluster preliminary bouts, but the main card came with the fire. Brad Pickett and Thomas Almeida started the main card with a fun and competitive first round...

    Nathan McCarter Written by Nathan McCarter about 16 days ago 2,977 reads 7 comments

  15. Chael Sonnen Says Edgar or Faber, Not Jose Aldo, Is Next for Conor McGregor

    With unsettled dust still floating around our ears and noses in the wake of Conor McGregor 's UFC 189 victory over Chad Mendes , we already look toward the Irish fighter's future...

    Hunter Homistek Written by Hunter Homistek about 16 days ago 14,663 reads 15 comments

  16. Pros React to McGregor's Win at UFC 189 on Twitter

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 16 days ago 10,130 reads 1 comments

  17. UFC 189 Results: Winners and Scorecards from Mendes vs. McGregor Fight Card

    What a night. The Ultimate Fighting Championship put on a phenomenal show on Saturday night in Las Vegas at UFC 189 . "The Notorious" Conor McGregor won the UFC interim featherweight title by thrilling second-round TKO over Chad "Money" Mendes...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 16 days ago 2,043 reads 4 comments

  18. Mendes vs. McGregor Results: Immediate Post-Fight Comments and Top Highlights

    Conor McGregor claimed the interim UFC featherweight championship on Saturday at UFC 189 with a TKO triumph over Chad Mendes in the co-main event at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 16 days ago 504 reads 3 comments

  19. Video: McGregor Finishes off Mendes by TKO

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 16 days ago 255 reads 0 comments

  20. UFC 189 Results: The Good, the Bad and the Strange from Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS — Something special happens when a fighter rises to meet expectations, and UFC 189 was all about seeing if Conor McGregor could live up to his...

    Duane Finley Written by Duane Finley about 16 days ago 91,845 reads 79 comments

  21. Conor McGregor vs. Chad Mendes: What We Learned from UFC 189 Interim Title Fight

    One of the most hotly anticipated featherweight bouts in MMA history headlined UFC 189 , when Conor McGregor met Chad Mendes in a raucous Las Vegas-turned-Dublin-for-a-night match...

    Matthew Ryder Written by Matthew Ryder about 16 days ago 35,900 reads 164 comments

  22. UFC 189 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from McGregor vs. Mendes Fight Card

    Maybe you've heard a little something about this Conor McGregor. Since he broke into the UFC two years ago, the Irishman's fights have quickly become appointment television...

    Scott Harris Written by Scott Harris about 16 days ago 211,976 reads 269 comments

  23. UFC 189 Video: Post-Fight Press Conference

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 16 days ago 3,683 reads 0 comments

  24. McGregor: I Was Going to Prove I'm a True Fighter

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 16 days ago 50 reads 0 comments

  25. McGregor Deominates to Win Interim Featherweight Title

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 16 days ago 587 reads 0 comments