UFC® Announces Official Fight Week Fan ‘Hangout’ Event In Dublin 21st -23rd October


Full schedule of events announced for UFC Hangout including attendance of UFC fighters and Octagon Girls

UFC Fight Night Dublin

With just over two weeks to go until the sell-out event in Dublin UFC® has confirmed that Murray’s Bar on O’Connell Street will become the official “UFC hangout” for fans.

The official guest fighters travelling to Dublin, which include number two ranked welterweight  Rory MacDonald, top ten ranked featherweight  Max Holloway, top ten women’s bantamweight  Jessica Eye, will be on hand to meet fans and take part in a number of unmissable activities along with Octagon Girls Carly Baker and Kristie Pearson.

From Wednesday 21st October to Friday 23rd October  UFC will host a number of free fan events at Murray’s Bar with tickets available via Eventbrite. Events include a meet and greet, UFC Pub Quiz and Official Pre-Party.  Plus, on Friday afternoon between 4pm – 4.30pm fans will be able to watch a live stream of the official weigh-ins.

 

Below is a full schedule of fan activities taking place at the Official UFC Hangout at Murray’s Bar during UFC Dublin fight week;

 

 

MEET & GREET GUEST FIGHTERS

When: Wednesday 21st October

Time: 18.30 – 20.30.

Location: Murray’s Bar: 33-34 O’Connell Street Upper, Dublin 1, Ireland.

Description: Informal Meet and greet session with guest fighters with dedicated hand wrapping station and photo opportunities.

Ticketed via Eventbrite.

https://meetandgreetufc.eventbrite.co.uk

UFC PUB QUIZ with JOHN GOODEN & UFC OCTAGON GIRLS

When: Thursday 22nd October

Time: 19:00 – 21:00

Location: Murray’s Bar: 33-34 O’Connell Street Upper, Dublin 1, Ireland

Description: Pub quiz hosted by UFC commentator John Gooden. UFC Octagon girls Carly Baker and Kristie Pearson will also be in attendance.

Ticketed via Eventbrite.

http://ufcpubquiz.eventbrite.co.uk

LIVE STREAMING OF THE OFFICIAL WEIGH INS – UFC DUBLIN

When: Friday 23rd October

Time: 16.00 – 16.30

Location: Murray’s Bar: 33-34 O’Connell Street Upper, Dublin 1, Ireland.

Description: Live streaming of the official weighs ins.

Open to General public

OFFICIAL PRE-PARTY FOR UFC DUBLIN IN ASSOCIATION WITH MONSTER ENERGY

When: Friday 23rd October

Time: 19.30 – 10.30

Location: Murray’s Bar: 33-34 O’Connell Street Upper, Dublin 1, Ireland

Description: Official party to celebrate UFC Dublin. Monster Energy will be providing a DJ, merchandise and the Monster Mad girls (fire breathing etc).  Guest fighters and UFC Octagon girls Carly Baker and Kristie Pearson will be in attendance.

Ticketed via Eventbrite.

http://officialufcpreparty.eventbrite.co.uk

For the latest information on this event, please visit www.ufc.com or follow @UFC_UK on twitter.

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UFC 189 Official Fight Results: Conor McGregor becomes New Interim Featherweight Title Champion


UFC 189 came live from The MGM Grand in Las Vegas last night where ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor defeated Chad ‘Money’ Mendes in a ‘bloody’ two round war to become the new Interim Featherweight Title Champion. In the co-main event it was ‘Ruthless’ Robbie Lawler who held onto his welterweight belt in what was to be a five round ‘bloody’ battle from Rory Macdonald.

UFC 189 McGregor vs  Mendes

Here are the results from the rest of the card:

Main Card

Conor McGregor Def Chad Mendes  Via TKO 4 mins 57 secs Round Two

NEW INTERIM FEATHERWEIGHT CHAMPION

Champ Robbie Lawler  Def Rory MacDonald  Via TKO 1 min Round Five

STILL WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPION

Jeremy Stephens  Def  Dennis Bermudez  Via TKO 0.32 secs Round Three

Gunnar Nelson Def  Brandon Thatch Via RNC 2 mins 54 secs Round One

Thomas Almeida Def  Brad Pickett Via KO (Flying Knee) 0.29 secs Round 2

Preliminary Card 

Matt Brown  Def  Tim Means Via Guillotine 4 mins 44 secs Round One

John Howard Def  Cathal Pendred Via Split Decision 29-28, 28-29, 29-28

Alex Garcia  Def  Mike Swick Via Unanimous Decision 29-28, 30-27, 30-27

Cody Garbrandt Def  Henry Briones  Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27

Early Preliminary Card UFC FIGHT PASS 

Louis Smolka Def  Neil Seery  Via Unanimous Decision 30-27, 30-27, 30-27

Cody Pfister Def  Yosdenis Cedeno  Via Unanimous Decision 29-28, 29-28, 29-28

BONUSES

POTN

Thomas Almeida

Conor McGregor

FOTN

Robbie Lawler Vs. Rory MacDonald

UFC 189 Official Weigh-In Results: McGregor 145 lbs Mendes 144.5 lbs


UFC 189 takes tomorrow tonight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas (finally). After what has seemed an eternity the day has finally arrived. With now an Interim featherweight belt on the line, Ireland’s Conor McGregor faces Chad Mendes. In the Co-Main event Welterweight Champion Robbie Lawler rematches Rory MacDonald in what promises to be a great title fight.

 UFC 189 McGregor vs  Mendes

The line up of fights from the out set is truly one of the best cards the UFC have put together for International Fight week.

Before we get to the fights, as always we do have to make sure the fighters hit the scales and are all on weight first.

Here are the Weigh-In results:

Main Card

Conor McGregor (145 lbs) vs Chad Mendes (144.5 lbs) 

Champ Robbie Lawler (169.5 lbs) vs Rory MacDonald (170 lbs) 

Dennis Bermudez (146 lbs) vs Jeremy Stephens (149.5 lbs)*

Gunnar Nelson (169.5 lbs) vs Brandon Thatch (170.5 lbs)

Thomas Almeida (136 lbs) vs Brad Pickett (136 lbs)

Preliminary Card 

Matt Brown (171 lbs) vs Tim Means (171 lbs)

John Howard (170.5 lbs) vs Cathal Pendred (171 lbs)

Alex Garcia (171 lbs) vs Mike Swick (170.5 lbs)

Henry Briones (136 lbs) vs Cody Garbrandt (136 lbs)

Early Preliminary Card UFC FIGHT PASS 

Neil Seery (125.5 lbs) vs Louis Smolka (126 lbs)

Yosdenis Cedeno (155 lbs) vs Cody Pfister (156 lbs)

*Needs to lose 3 .5 lbs to make-weight

Talking 5 Rounds with Rory MacDonald by hosts John Ramdeen and Robin Black


John Ramdeen and Robin Black return with special guest and the number one UFC welterweight contender Rory MacDonald ahead of his UFC 189 title fight with Robbie Lawler who speaks on his fight mentality, his past performances, Metamoris, the past 15 minutes with Lawler and much more in this in-studio interview.

Robbie Lawler vs Rory MacDonald UFC 189
Robbie Lawler vs Rory MacDonald UFC 189

UFC 189 is on July 11th and the main event is Jose Aldo vs Conor McGregor.

Video Credit: http://fightnetwork.com

Talking 5 Rounds with Robbie Lawler by hosts John Ramdeen and Robin Black


John Ramdeen and Robin Black from 5 Rounds, interview current welterweight champion Robbie Lawler in the studio to discuss everything from maturing as an MMA fighter, American Top Team, Matt Hughes, Pat Miletich and his upcoming rematch with Rory MacDonald at UFC 189 on July 11th on the Aldo vs. McGregor card.

Robbie Lawler vs Rory MacDonald UFC 189
Robbie Lawler vs Rory MacDonald UFC 189

Video Credit: http://fightnetwork.com

UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded: Ep 8 ‘I want to smell his Pu**y, I can smell that pu**y from here’ Conor McGregor


 

On Episode 8 of UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded, featherweight champion Jose Aldo and challenger Conor McGregor take over chilly Toronto.

The moment Conor McGregor put his hand on Jose Aldo UFC 189 World Championship Tour
The moment Conor McGregor put his hand on Jose Aldo UFC 189 World Championship Tour

Aldo’s patience for McGregor’s trash talk wears thin, UFC President Dana White is forced to play peacemaker on set, on stage and behind the scenes.

'King' Conor McGregor UFC 189 World Championship Tour
‘King’ Conor McGregor UFC 189 World Championship Tour

 

Tickets for UFC 189 are now on sale at UFCFIGHTWEEK.com.

 

Video Credit: UFC

UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded: Ep 7 ‘These are not lines, I am saying what I am going to do to him [Aldo]’ Conor McGregor


On Episode 7 of UFC 189 World Championship Tour Embedded, featherweight champion Jose Aldo channels Tony Montana while his opponent Conor McGregor channels Muhammad Ali on a busy day in New York City.

A very Happy Conor McGregor UFC 189 World Championship Tour
A very Happy Conor McGregor UFC 189 World Championship Tour

Aldo trains with his coaches while McGregor schools UFC President Dana White in jiu-jitsu.

After another fan-filled press conference, the gang is off to Toronto, with welterweight contender Rory MacDonald now in tow.

UFC 189 World Championship Tour
‘You’re gonna have to give me a lot more than that [money]’ UFC 189 World Championship Tour
Tickets for UFC 189 are on sale now at UFCFIGHTWEEK.com and Ticketmaster.Clock Tower Photo shoot:
Courtesy of: The Clock Tower Building
2927 41st Avenue, Long Island City, NY
Location courtesy of Property Markets Group, Inc. / The Hakim Organization

 

Video Credit: UFC

UFC 174 WEIGH-IN RESULTS


  Official UFC 174

Tonight Demetrious Johnson takes on Ali Bagautinov for the UFC flyweight championship in Vancouver, Canada at UFC 174.

Also on the card is Tyron Woodley who will face Canada’s own Rory MacDonald in a welterweight fight.

Before all the main action can take place, the all important weigh-ins took place last night, here are the results:

Main Card

Demetrious Johnson  125 lbs  vs  Ali Bagautinov 124.5 lbs
Rory MacDonald 171 lbs  vs  Tyron Woodley 170.5 lbs
Ryan Bader 205 lbs  vs  Rafael Cavalcante 204.5 lbs
Andrei Arlovski 249.5 lbs  vs   Brendan Schaub 238 lbs
Ryan Jimmo 204.5 lbs  vs   Ovince St. Preux 205.5 lbs

Prelims

Daniel Sarafian 171 lbs  vs  Kiichi Kunomoto 170 lbs
Elizabeth Phillips 135 lbs  vs  Valerie Letourneau 134.5 lbs
Yves Jabouin 136 lbs  vs  Mike Easton 135 lbs
Kajan Johnson 155 lbs  vs  Tae Hyun Bang 156 lbs

Fight Pass Prelims Only

Roland Delorme 135 lbs  vs  Michinori Tanaka 135 lbs
Jason Saggo 155.5 lbs  vs   Josh Shockley 155.5 lbs