Conor McGregor congratulates Lee Hammond on Amateur MMA World Championships Triumph

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran Former two-weight UFC world champion Conor McGregor took to Instagram to congratulate SBG Ireland team mate Lee Hammond on winning his 2018 Senior Amateur MMA world title. Hammond, age 21, returned to the international amateur platform a year after withdrawing suddenly from the 2017 IMMAF World…

Northern Ireland set for 2016 European Open; IMMAF Champion Meets Conor McCgregor at UFC Belfast

Pictured: Northern Ireland’s Leah McCourt (blue shorts) defeated Finland’s Mia Isola (red shorts) in the Women’s Lightweight final of the 2015 IMMAF European Open Championships 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships Northern Ireland are set for next week’s 2016 IMMAF European Open Championships taking place at the Arena of Sparta in…

UFC 205: Alvarez vs. McGregor

The UFC’s long awaited New York debut is upon us; UFC 205 is widely considered to be the greatest card in the promotion’s history, boasting a trio of world championship headline bouts, taking place at the iconic Madison Square Garden Arena. In the evening’s main event, Ireland’s Conor McGregor aims…

UFC 202: Diaz vs. McGregor 2

Fight Week has commenced in Las Vegas, USA, as we approach one of the most eagerly anticipated rematches in UFC history – UFC 202: Diaz vs. McGregor 2

UFC 197

Las Vegas – UFC® featherweight champion Conor McGregor will look to make history on Saturday, March 5 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas when he moves up to challenge UFC lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos for the 155-pound title.

UFC 196 preview: McGregor vs. Diaz & Holm vs. Tate

On March 5 the Ultimate Fighting Championship presents one of the most highly anticipated main event combinations of 2016 when featherweight champion Conor McGregor (19-2) moves up to face no.5 ranked lightweight contender Nate Diaz (18-10) in a welterweight contest, and reigning bantamweight champion Holly Holm (10-0) looks to defend her crown…

IMMAF President: ‘McGregor understands the importance of Amateur MMA’

Picture (from left to right): IMMAF President Kerrith Brown, UFC Featherweight champion Conor McGregor, and IMMAF CEO Densign White In early January IMMAF President Kerrith Brown and CEO Densign White were invited to lead a Judo class at Dublin’s world renowned SBG Ireland gym, home to UFC featherweight champion Conor…