Conor McGregor: UFC star announces ‘retirement from MMA’

Irish MMA fighter wishes old colleagues well ‘He has been so fun to watch,’ says Dana White UFC star Conor McGregor appears to have announced his retirement from mixed martial arts. McGregor, the former UFC featherweight and lightweight champion, tweeted: “Hey guys quick announcement, I’ve decided to retire from the sport formally known as ‘Mixed Martial Art’ today. “I wish

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‘Dereliction of duty’ – Fabian Schär plays on for Swiss after being knocked out

• Newcastle’s Schär says he cannot remember incident• Brain injury charity calls on Uefa to investigate The brain injury charity Headway has called for a Uefa investigation after Newcastle’s Fabian Schär played on for Switzerland despite having been knocked unconscious. The defender was involved in a clash of heads with Georgia’s Jemal Tabidze during the first half of Switzerland’s 2-0

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Joshua, Fury, Wilder – big cats kept apart while accountants rule jungle | Kevin Mitchell

Heavyweight stars cash in with little risk but fight fans are missing out on the spectacle they want Romeo and Juliet had an easier time getting together than Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury have experienced lately. The courting of the voluble Gypsy King as the perfect ticket-selling foil for the sweet-talking triple-belt world heavyweight champion continues behind the scenes, while

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