At approximately 3.10am, police received a report that a man had been stabbed and that rival factions were fighting in the area.
The 28 year old man was taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries which are not believed to be life threatening.
Police attended the area and the two groups were separated at approximately 3.30am.
Officers stayed in the area for several more hours to ensure that the area remained calm.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact CID in Musgrave Police Station on the non emergency number 101.
Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.