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Former two-weight UFC champion Conor McGregor has announced that he is retiring from the sport for the third time.
The sporting calendar took a serious beating this week with few events surviving the world's battle to contain the coronavirus.
New Zealand mixed martial arts fighter Dan Hooker has edged American Paul Felder in a split decision at the UFC Fight Night 168 in Auckland.
The new national rugby competition for weight-restricted under 85kg players and a look at combat sport with what is happening in UFC and heavyweight boxing. Audio
Israel Adesanya's UFC win over Robert Whittaker is being heralded as the greatest achievement in New Zealand combat sports history.
The Kiwi who has officially become one of the biggest stars in one of the world's fastest growing sports says he's just getting started. Video
Israel Adesanya says Robert Whittaker will be under more pressure than him in their UFC middleweight title fight in Melbourne.
Robert Whittaker has labelled his UFC middleweight world title defence against Israel Adesanya as a milestone bout in his career.
UFC boss Dana White is predicting a potential top-five pound-for-pound spot for the winner of next weekend's middleweight world title showdown between Robert Whittaker and Israel Adesanya.
Robert Whittaker is determined to connect with his Māori roots ahead of his UFC title defence against Kiwi star Israel Adesanya later this year. Sports reporters Clay Wilson and Ravinder Hunia caught… Video, Audio
New Zealand mixed martial artist Israel Adesanya has earned a title shot against reigning UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker after a unanimous points victory over American Kelvin Gastelum in…
UFC 236 - New Zealand Mixed Martial Artist Israel Adesanya has won a unanimous points victory over American Kelvin Gastelum to win the interim UFC middleweight title in Atlanta. See how the fight…
On Extra Time this week - The RNZ sport team discusses the fallout from Israel Folau's latest social media diatribe and Israel Adesanya's chances at UFC 236. Audio
New Zealand UFC star Israel Adesanya will happily engage Australia's middleweight world champion Robert Whittaker in August if he wins his interim title bout against American Kelvin Gastelum.
Johnny, Mon Ami: Retiring UFC legend Georges St Pierre opens up about his close friend - and genius - New Zealander John Danaher.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship, or UFC, isn't everyone's cup of tea ... but it's given rise to New Zealand's newest sporting supernova Audio
UFC President Dana White says the New Zealand Mixed Martial Arts fighter Israel Adesanya has got "it".
Israel Adesanya remains undefeated in mixed martial arts after overcoming his biggest challenge yet.
Rising UFC star Israel Adesanya is determined to cement his unique identity at UFC 234 in Melbourne on Sunday in a confirmed bid for the title.
UFC middleweight Israel Adesanya will headline UFC 234 in Melbourne after champion Robert Whittaker was ruled out with a hernia.