UFC Fight Night Dublin Weigh-In Results: Holohan 126 lbs Smolka 125 lbs


The UFC is back in Dublin, Ireland on Saturday, October 24th live from the 3 Arena for a card that was due to see lightweight athletes Joseph Duffy take on Dustin Poirier in the main event, but due to an injury sustained to Joseph Duffy in his last sparring session he has been declared medically unfit and the bout cancelled.

Paddy Holohan vs Louis Smolka

The new main event will now see Paddy Holohan against Louis Smolka in a flyweight bout and the co-main is a lightweight bout between Reza Madadi and Norman Parke.

Norman Parke vs Reza Madadi

Streaming live exclusively on Fight Pass, and on delay via PICK TV (main card) in the UK, also on Setanta Ireland and 3e.

Here are the full weigh-in results:

Main Card

Patrick Holohan  126 lbs vs. Louis Smolka 125 lbs

Reza Madadi  156 lbs vs. Norman Parke  156 lbs

Nicolas Dalby   170 lbs  vs. Darren Till  171 lbs

Jon Delos Reyes  125 lbs   vs. Neil Seery  125 lbs

Preliminary Card 

Mickael Lebout  155 lbs  vs. Steven Ray  155 lbs

Ericka Almeida  115 lbs  vs. Aisling Daly 116 lbs

Scott Askham  184 lbs  vs. Krzysztof Jotko  185 lbs

Tom Breese  171 lbs  vs. Cathal Pendred  169 lbs

Darren Elkins  145 lbs  vs. Robert Whiteford  145 lbs

Bubba Bush   185 lbs  vs. Garreth McLellan  185 lbs

UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: POIRIER vs. DUFFY TO AIR FREE ON TV IN UK & IRELAND


The UFC® announced today that UFC FIGHT NIGHT®: POIRIER vs. DUFFY, which sold out in a record-breaking 60 seconds will be airing on free to view channels in Ireland and UK.

With the huge success of last year’s event, the UFC have returned to the 3 Arena in Dublin on October 24th with six Irish stars consisting off Joseph Duffy, Norman Parke, Paddy Holohan, Neil Seery, Cathal Pendred and Aisling Daly.

Official UFC Dublin Poster

Fans in Ireland can catch action from the main card live on free to air channels Setanta Ireland and 3e, while in the UK the event will be broadcast on a delay on Pick TV. It will be broadcast in its entirety live on UFC FIGHT PASS.

“The demand for the UFC’s return to the 3Arena in Dublin has been unprecedented and we wanted to ensure all our fans would have the opportunity to see the action live,” UFC Vice President and General Manager of EMEA James Elliot said: “By providing access across three fantastic platforms, Setanta Sports, 3e and UFC FIGHT PASS, we are ensuring maximum exposure of what will be a unmissable event for fight fans.” 

Programming will start at 8:00 p.m. on 3e with UFC Breakdown followed by all of the action live from 9:00 p.m. on Setanta Ireland and 3e in Ireland and on a delay at 11:00pm on Pick TV in the UK.

3e is available on 5 on Saorview, Sky Channel 105 and UPC 106

Setanta Ireland is available on Sky Channel 423 and Virgin 401

PICK TV is available on Sky Channel 152

Click here for details on UFC Fight Pass and on how to start your free 7-day trial.

UFC Fight Night 64 – Krakow full results: Gabriel Gonzaga Vs. Mirko Cro Cop 2


UFC Fight Night 64 came from Krakow in Poland for the first time in UFC history where Mirko Cro Cop avenged his loss against Gabriel Gonzaga in the third round by way of TKO.

Cro Cop came back from being in danger in rounds one and two, to throw some heavy damaging elbows that set up the ending of an onslaught of vicious ground and pound that sealed the ‘revenge’ deal at the 3 minute 30 second mark of round three.

Mirko Cro Cop vs. Gabriel Gonzaga  UFC Fight Night Krakow
Mirko Cro Cop vs. Gabriel Gonzaga UFC Fight Night Krakow

Here are the official results:

Mirko Cro Cop Def Gabriel Gonzaga  Via TKO 3 mins 30 secs Round Three

Mirko Cro Cop Winning UFC Fight Night Krakow
Mirko Cro Cop Winning UFC Fight Night Krakow

Jimi Manuwa Def Jan Blachowicz Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 29-28

Jimi Manuwa Winning UFC Fight Night Krakow
Jimi Manuwa Winning UFC Fight Night Krakow

Pawel Pawlak Def Sheldon Westcott Via Unanimous Decision 29-28, 29-28, 29-28

Maryna Moroz Def Joanne Calderwood  Via Armbar 1 min 30 secs Round One

Maryna Moroz Winning UFC Fight Night Krakow
Maryna Moroz Winning UFC Fight Night Krakow

Preliminary Card 

Leon Edwards Def Seth Baczynski Via KO 0.08 Seconds Round One

Leon Edwards Winning  UFC Fight Night  Krakow
Leon Edwards Winning UFC Fight Night Krakow

Bartosz Fabinski  Def Garreth McLellan Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27

Sergio Moraes Def Mickael Lebout Via Unanimous Decision 29-28, 29-28, 29-28

Yaotzin Meza Def Damian Stasiak Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 29-28, 29-28

Yaotzin Meza Winning  UFC Fight Night Krakow
Yaotzin Meza Winning UFC Fight Night Krakow

Anthony Hamilton Def Daniel Omielanczuk Via Unanimous Decision 29-28, 29-28, 29-27

Aleksandra Albu Def Izabela Badurek Via Guillotine Choke 3 mins 34 secs Round Two

Stevie Ray Def Marcin Bandel Via TKO 1 min 35 Secs Round Two

Aleksandra Albu Winning UFC Fight Night Krakow
Aleksandra Albu Winning UFC Fight Night Krakow

Taylor Lapilus Def Rocky Lee Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27

FOTN BONUS

Mirko Cro Cop Vs. Gabriel Gonzaga

POTN 

Leon ‘Rocky’ Edwards

Mary a Moroz

$50,000 Each 

Fight Night Krakow: Gabriel Gonzaga Repeating History


Gabriel Gonzaga used the fact that nobody gave him a chance against Mirko Cro Cop at UFC 70 as motivation to pull off the upset. The Brazilian is determined to repeat history at Fight Night Krakow.

Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV
Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV

UFC Fight Night Krakow takes place on Saturday, April 11th live on UFC Fight Pass or SKY Channel 152 PICK TV which is a FREE to Air, FREEVIEW Channel in the UK.

Fight Night Krakow: UFC on the Fly – Joanna Jedrzejczyk & Isabela Badurek


This episode of UFC On The Fly focuses on the newly crowned women’s strawweight champion, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, and UFC debutant Izabela Badurek, who is set to fight inside the Octagon for the first time at Fight Night Krakow.

Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV
Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV

UFC Fight Night Krakow takes place this Saturday, April 11th live on UFC Fight Pass or on SKY Channel 152 PICK TV which a FREE to Air, FREEVIEW Channel in the UK.

Fight Night Krakow: MMA Mindset – Jan Blachowicz


UFC light heavyweight and Polish fighter Jan Blachowicz talks about the historic first trip to Poland for the UFC. Blachowicz is taking on Jimi Manuwa in the co-main event of Fight Night Krakow.

Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV
Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV

UFC Fight Night Krakow takes place on Saturday, April 11th, live on UFC Fight pass or SKY Channel 152 PICK TV which is a FREE to Air channel, FREEVIEW, in the UK.

Fight Night Krakow: Why I Fight – Jimi Manuwa


Jimi Manuwa grew up watching Mike Tyson fight – he even sported the haircut. Check out this feature to find out why he got into fighting. Manuwa faces Jan Blachowicz at Fight Night Krakow.

Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV
Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV

UFC Fight Night Krakow takes place this Saturday, April 11th live on UFC Fight Pass or SKY Channel 152 PICK TV which is a FREE to AIR, FREEVIEW Channel in the UK.

Fight Night Krakow: Gym Escape – Gabriel Gonzaga


Gabriel Gonzaga explores his creativity as he spends some time away from the gym in this edition of gym escape.

Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV
Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV

UFC Fight Night Krakow takes place this Saturday, April 11th live on UFC Fight Pass or SKY Channel 152 PICK TV in the UK.

Fight Night Krakow: Media Day Highlights


Hear from all the big names set to compete at Fight Night Krakow in these Media Day Highlights. Mirko Cro Cop, Gabriel Gonzaga, Jan Blachowicz, and Jimi Manuwa spoke to reporters ahead of their bouts on Saturday.

Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV
Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV

UFC Fight Night Krakow takes place this Saturday live on UFC Fight Pass or SKY Channel 152 PICK TV in the UK.

Fight Night Krakow: Croatian Comeback – Mirko Cro Cop


MMA icon Mirko Cro Cop talks about his passion for the sport and what’s fueled his comeback to the UFC. The Croatian is set to face Gabriel Gonzaga in a rematch at Fight Night Krakow.

Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV
Fight Night Krakow Free on PICK TV

UFC Fight Night Krakow is this Saturday, April 11th and you can watch live on UFC Fight Pass or on SKY channel 152, PICK TV in the UK.