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.

Luke Rockhold eyes title challenge with UFC 278 win over Paulo Costa: ‘I’m not going to do anything else’

Former UFC middleweight champion, Luke Rockhold is without a victory at 185lbs since a 2017 submission win over promotional veteran, David Branch, however, believes...

Marlon Vera nets $300,000 in UFC San Diego victory, Dominick Cruz scoops $175,000 payday

As per the California State Athletic Commission, main event features at UFC San Diego; Marlon Vera, and Dominick Cruz, both scooped $300,000 and $175,000,...

Marlon Vera rallies, stops Dominick Cruz with brutal high kick KO – UFC San Diego Highlights

Forced to rally in the fourth round of his second UFC headliner, Marlon Vera did so in spectacular fashion -- springing with a blistering...

Josh Quinlan flattens Jason Witt with brutal left hook KO in Octagon debut – UFC San Diego Highlights

What a statement to make in your promotional bow -- as Josh Quinlan maintains his undefeated record and improves to 5-0 professionally, stopping Jason...

Dilano Taylor stops Rory MacDonald with shocking upset KO win on short notice – PFL 8 Highlights

Scoring the most high-profile victory of his professional career to date, Dilano Taylor manages to improve to 10-2 as a professional --finishing former UFC...

Dillon Danis calls for Andrew Tate fight in MMA return: ‘I’d beat him so bad he’d turn into a feminist’

Bellator MMA welterweight contender, Dillon Danis has called out yet another opponent for his impending return to active competition, this time switching his attention...

Report – Jiri Prochazka vs. Glover Teixeira II in the works for UFC 282 on December 12.

An undisputed UFC light heavyweight championship rematch between division champion, Jiri Prochazka, and former titleholder, Glover Teixeira – is currently targeted to feature at...

Video – Muhammad Ali battles Antonio Inoki at historic 1976 MMA event in Japan

Billed at The War of the Worlds – a battle of sports icons, boxing great, the late Muhammad Ali, and professional wrestling veteran, Antonio...

Paulo Costa set to be represented by girlfriend, departs from manager Wallid Ismail

Ahead of his upcoming UFC 278 co-headlining return later this month, Paulo Costa has cordially parted ways with manager, Wallid Ismail – following in...

Hannah Goldy auctions off undergarments worn to UFC London weigh-ins on OnlyFans

UFC flyweight contender, Hannah Goldy has offered fans of her the opportunity to purchase the undergarments she sported during her latest weigh-in back in...

Sean O’Malley insists he will land UFC title regardless of result against Petr Yan at UFC 280

Set for the biggest test of his Octagon tenure to date, streaking bantamweight contender, Sean O’Malley has claimed that his future aspirations of landing...

Dana White describes search of Donald Trump’s estate as ‘madness’: ‘I’ll call him, I’ll talk to him’

UFC president, Dana White remains coy on the recent search of former United States president, Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate, claiming that while he is...

Official – UFC 283 set for Rio de Janeiro, Brazil landing on January 23.

Set for their first outing in Brazil in over three years, the UFC will land its Octagon at the Jeunesse Arena on January 23....

Conor McGregor promises the ‘greatest’ comeback in sports history ahead of eventual UFC return

Expected to make his Octagon return in 2023 following a lengthy period sidelined through a brutal leg injury, former two-weight UFC champion, Conor McGregor...

Exclusive – David Onama ready for ‘intense’ Nate Landwehr fight, expects UFC San Diego barnburner

Slated to return to the Octagon this weekend in a high-profile UFC Fight Night San Diego co-main event, exciting featherweight contender, David Onama believes...

Jon Jones praises Glover Teixeira for winning title after 2014 fight: ‘He just kept kicking ass’

Former two-time UFC light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones has heaped praise on fellow former division champion, Glover Teixeira following their 2014 title fight –...