Caoilte De Barra

Economics and Finance Student in the University of Limerick. Editor for MMA Latest News and contributor to MMA Viking also featured on IMMAF, Fox Sports Asia, FanSided MMA and MMA-Today.
  • Bellator 217 Main Card preview

    Tomorrow marks Bellator’s return to Dublin for Bellator 217 which features live on Sky Sports in the UK and Ireland from 9 pm. Only the main card of the event will be aired on Sky Sports. 4 fights make up the main card with the headline bout being a...
  • Bellator 217 weigh-in results

    All the fighters stepped on the scales today in Dublin ahead of Bellator 217 tomorrow. James Gallagher and Steven Graham both made weight to make the Main Event for tomorrow night official. The co-main event which is arguably the biggest domestic MMA fight in Irish history is also official...
  • An unfortante weekend for Main Events across the major promotions

    Across all the bouts the weekend many of the highly anticipated main events failed to meet expectations or were cut short due to some unfortunate circumstance. Firstly, Bellator 215 was brought to an abrupt end after an accidental low shot landed from Matt Mitrione left Sergei Kharitonov unable to...
  • Bellator 216 Results

    Bellator 216 rounded off the promotion’s second event of the weekend. Unfortunately the main event between MVP and Paul Daley did not live up to many people’s expectations. Elsewhere on the main card both Mirko Cro Cop and Cheick Kongo came out with big decision victories and UFC veteran...
  • UFC Phoenix Results

    The UFC’s first major card on ESPN is in the books and it did not disappoint. Cain Velasquez was unsuccessful in his return as an issue with his knee seconds into the bout arose as well as being caught with an uppercut from Ngannou. Paul Felder and James Vick...
  • Bellator 215 full resullts and main card review

    Tonight Bellator debut on Sky Sports for MVP vs. Paul Daley and hopefully that main card goes down a bit better with the fans. The prelims of Bellator 215 were cracking, with finishes coming from the first 5 fights, followed by 3 fights that went the distance. Unfortunately, the...
  • Former MTV DJ Sean Gilley set to make his MMA debut March 9th, “I will get in the cage and do what I got to do to get that W and that £££££.”

    Hailing from Newcastle, switching MTV for the cage, from partying to fighting, sounds familiar right? Well this time we aren’t telling the tale of who first comes to mind. This time it’s about Sean Gilley, the former MTV DJ who is pursuing his dream of becoming an MMA fighter....
  • Bellator 214 Results

    Bellator 214 is in the books and what a card it was, from start to finish there were some incredible fights on display. The main event saw Ryan Bader knockout Fedor Emelianenko in less than 40 seconds to claim the Heavyweight strap. Bader is now a two-division champion, the...
  • Abu Dhabi Warriors 5 full highlights and results

    Abu Dhabi Warriors returned to action today with a cracking event from start to finish. The promotion made some big signings from around the globe for this event and they did not disappoint. Oli Thompson topped the card with fellow countryman Chi Lewis-Parry in the co-main event. Both men...
  • The return of Abu Dahbi Warriors Fighting Championship

    The last time Abu Dhabi Warrior FC held an event was back in 2016 in Brazil. The event saw two Allan Zuniga and Marcin Bandel feature amongst other bouts. The last event was not as notable as some of their previous cards which regularly featured top class fighters from...