About Me

Arann Maguire

MMA Cork Head Coach & Professional Fighter

  • Professional Featherweight Fighter.
  • Former Battlezone Featherweight & Bantamweight Champion.
  • Has also competed in Boxing, BJJ and is a Karate Black Belt.


Arann Maguire is a professional Irish mixed martial artist and has been competing in MMA since 2012. He has won titles at both Featherweight and Bantamweight and holds victories over the likes of Panicos Yusuf, Richie Smullen, Hughie O Rourke & Dylan Logan in his career to date. A high-level BJJ NoGI grappler out of Pedro Bessa BJJ under Liam Beechinor, Arann is also the head coach of  MMA Cork. Arann has a well-rounded fight style with an already huge name and fan-base in Ireland. He is currently signed with Cage Warriors Fighting Championships – Europe’s largest organization.

Not only is Arann a professional fighter navigating his own career with the guidance of Alpha Fighter Management, he has also paved the way for up and coming MMA Cork fighters John Mitchell and his brother Jack Maguire who themselves, have a huge reputation on the Irish scene. Expect to see major developments from this Cork-based fight team over the coming years with more belts strapped around their waists. 

Arann’s Highlights