Ross Markey

Aspiring mixed martial arts reporter based in Ireland. Follow along at @Ross_Markey on Twitter for all the latest news, fight announcements, opinion, and feature pieces.

Leon Edwards open to future title fight with Conor McGregor: ‘It would be a massive fight for Europe’

Ahead of his upcoming UFC 286 title rubber match with Kamaru Usman, undisputed welterweight champion, Leon Edwards has weighed up a potential future fight...

UFC star Conor McGregor facing lawsuit after claim woman suffered fractured arm during assault on his yacht

Former two-weight UFC champion, Conor McGregor is reportedly set to face a civil lawsuit, amid claims a woman suffered a fractured arm during an...

Report – Dan Hooker returns, meets Jalin Turner at UFC 285 on March 4.

City Kickboxing staple, Dan Hooker is set for his next Octagon outing on March 4. – drawing surging lightweight finisher, Jalin Turner at UFC...

Jiri Prochazka eyes summer UFC return following shoulder surgery: ‘It’s getting much better’

Former undisputed UFC light heavyweight champion, Jiri Prochazka has sights fixed on a rather quickfire return from injury, with the Czech Republic native claiming...

UFC veteran Eric Spicely reveals offer to compete on Power Slap League for just $4,000

UFC middleweight veteran, Eric Spicely has revealed he had received an offer to compete on the Dana White-led Power Slap League recently, with his...

Report – UFC veteran Sage Northcutt books ONE Championship return following 4 year hiatus

Former UFC welterweight prospect, Sage Northcutt is set to enter mixed martial arts competition for the first time since a ONE Championship debut loss...

Charles Oliveira eager to land UFC title rematch with Islam Makhachev: ‘I had 10 minutes off on a bad night’

Former undisputed UFC lightweight champion, Charles Oliveira has welcomed the possibility of fighting current division best, Islam Makachev in the future, before the end...

Conor McGregor heaps praise on ‘Real legend’ Jose Aldo following induction into UFC Hall of Fame

Previously describing once-bitter foe, Jose Aldo as a “real legend” in the sport of mixed martial arts, former two-weight champion, Conor McGregor has showered...

Ex-UFC champion Luke Rockhold offers to fight Jake Paul next: ‘I’d beat that guy in my sleep’

Former undisputed UFC middleweight champion, Luke Rockhold has offered to become the latest former Octagon gold holder to challenge the undefeated professional boxer, Jake...

Jessica Andrade eyes title rematch with Zhang Weili after UFC 283 win: ‘I really want it to be in Brazil’

Off the back of a dominant unanimous decision victory over one-time flyweight title chaser, Lauren Murphy at UFC 283 in her native Brazil last...

Alex Pereira tipped for light heavyweight division move following Jamahal Hill title win at UFC 283

Reigning UFC middleweight champion, Alex Pereira has been tipped to make an eventual light heavyweight move during his time with the organization – by...

Ex-UFC titleholder Francis Ngannou squares up to Cristiano Ronaldo during face off in Saudi Arabia

Travelling to Riyadh amid his departure from the UFC earlier this month, former undisputed heavyweight champion, Francis Ngannou met with Portuguese captain and former...

Ex-Champion Glover Teixeira confirms MMA retirement following title fight loss at UFC 283 in Brazil

Former undisputed UFC light heavyweight champion, Glover Teixeira has bowed out from the sport of mixed martial arts on his own terms – highlighting...

Ex-UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo set for summer Hall of Fame induction

Former undisputed UFC featherweight champion, Jose Aldo is set to be inducted into the organization’s Hall of Fame this year, after confirming his retirement...

Johnny Walker stops Paul Craig with ground strikes in first round win – UFC 283 Highlights

Returning to home soil for the first time since a March 2020 loss to Ukraine native, Nikita Krylov, fan-favorite contender, Johnny Walker lands consecutive...

Shogun Rua suffers TKO loss to Ihor Potieria in Brazil, retires from MMA – UFC 283 Highlights

Former undisptued UFC light heavyweight champion and former Pride FC middleweight Grand Prix winner, Shogun Rua has bowed out of the sport of professional...