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.

Dustin Poirier Gains 520,000 More Followers After UFC 257 Win Over Conor McGregor

In the promotion's return to its pay-per-view schedule for 2021, UFC 257 is reported to have drawn in 1.6 million pay-per-view purchases to see...

Gray Maynard Says Spencer Fisher’s Dementia Battle Encouraged Him To Speak Out On The Dangers Of MMA

Former two-time UFC lightweight championship challenger, Gray 'The Bully' Maynard has revealed that once he learned of former lightweight contender, Spencer 'The King' Fisher's...

Julianna Pena Urges Amanda Nunes To Vacate Bantamweight Title

Well, following her return to winning ways at UFC 257 last weekend, perennial bantamweight contender, Julianna 'The Venezuelan Vixen' Pena has voiced her displeasure...

Rankings Update – Poirier Moves To #1, McGregor Drops From Top-Five, Chandler Debuts At #4

Following last weekend's flagship pay-per-view event return for the organization -- UFC 257 brought with it a rather significant shuffle among the lightweight top-five...

Report – Darren Till vs. Marvin Vettori Headlines UFC Event on April 10

A massive month for the middleweight division continues to develop. Following last night's confirmation of a potential title-eliminator between former champion, Robert Whittaker and...

Conor McGregor Hopes To Seal Rubber-Match With Dustin Poirier For Vacant Title Next

Sitting at 1-1 from their two Octagon outings against each other, former two-weight world champion, 'The Notorious' Conor McGregor and Dustin 'The Diamond' Poirier...

John Kavanagh Plans To Fix The ‘Technical Issues’ In Conor McGregor’s UFC 257 Loss

Making his Octagon return for the time in just over a year at UFC 257 on Saturday, former two-weight world champion, 'The Notorious' Conor...

Khabib Nurmagomedov Reacts To Conor McGregor’s UFC 257 Loss

Well, Khabib 'The Eagle' Nurmagomedov has shared his thoughts on arch-rival, 'The Notorious' Conor McGregor's shocking knockout loss to Dustin 'The Diamond' Poirier at...

Dustin Poirier Stops Conor McGregor With Second Round Barrage – UFC 257 Highlights

Revenge. Redemption. Dustin 'The Diamond' Poirier puts right his 2014 wrongs against former two-weight champion, 'The Notorious' Conor McGregor -- stopping the Dubliner in...

Michael Chandler KO’s Dan Hooker With First Round Shot – UFC 257 Highlights

What an incredible landing performance for promotional debutante, 'Iron' Michael Chandler. Sharing a couple of exchanges with the Auckland native, Chandler exploded with a...

Marina Rodriguez Finishes Amanda Ribas With Second Round Strikes – UFC 257 Highlights

Brazilian striker, Marina Rodriguez is back with a vengeance. Battling in an all-Brazilian affair against compatriot, Amanda Ribas, Rodriguez was tasked with dispatching one...

Jon Jones Chats With Kids At His Front Door, Predicts Poirier-McGregor II

Ahead of tonight's impending lightweight headliner between former interim lightweight titleholder, Dustin 'The Diamond' Poirier and former two-weight world champion, 'The Notorious'  Conor McGregor...

Julianna Pena Stops Sara McMann With Late Rear-Naked Choke – UFC 257 Highlights

Scoring the first finish of the night in her return to the win-column, The Ultimate Fighter 18 victor, Julianna 'The Venezuelan Vixen' Pena stamped...

UFC 257 Results: Poirier vs. McGregor II

LowKick MMA will be bringing you UFC 257: Poirier vs. McGregor II results throughout the afternoon (Sun. 24th. January 2021) from the Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi,...

Ottman Azaitar Cut From The UFC After Sneaking People Into UFC 257 Bubble

Talented lightweight striker, Ottman 'Bulldozer' Azaitar's brief time under the UFC's banner is over already it seems. Scheduled to match with Matt 'The Steamrolla' Frevola...

Conor McGregor Predicts Khabib Nurmagomedov Will Be Stripped Of Title

Well, current undisputed UFC lightweight champion, Khabib 'The Eagle' Nurmagomedov may have claimed that "something spectacular" from UFC 257 this weekend may entice him...