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Chris Kelleher

Student whose interests lie in sports ranging from Darts to MMA, with the likes of Golf, Boxing and Soccer in between. Closet wrestling fan and a lover of sports psychology and stiff jabs.

MLS Roundup – Week 4: Conferences Starting To Take Shape

Week Four of the 2015 MLS season saw both Conferences beginning to take shape, with the New York Red Bulls and FC Dallas now atop their respective leagues. DC United 1-0 LA Galaxy The Galaxy found life difficult without star striker Robbie Keane (who was on international duty), but it did take a moment of brilliance from Nick DeLeon to defeat the Galaxy, setting …

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Shell Houston Open: PGA Tour Preview

This week we preview the Shell Houston Open with a packed field heading to Humble, Texas as it plays host to the final PGA Tour event before the Masters. With just one week to go until the world’s best golfers head to Augusta National, a field that includes 15 of the top 30 in the world tees off this week at the Shell Houston …

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Wrestling’s 15 Most Ridiculous Moments – Part 3

With just three days to go until Wrestlemania 31 at Levi’s Stadium in San Francisco, we countdown the fifteen most ridiculous moments in wrestling history over five installments. Parts One and Two of our countdown can be found by following the red links. Some NSFW content follows. 9) Shane O’Mac almost breaks neck Don’t try this at home! Shane McMahon is the real-life son of WWE owner …

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Kell Brook Ready To Put Nightmare To Bed

After surviving a stabbing incident just over six months ago, Kell Brook defends his IBF Welterweight title against relative unknown Jo Jo Dan at the Motorpoint Arena in his hometown of Sheffield this weekend. There were doubts raised last year (by the doctor treating him, no less) as to whether Kell Brook could ever fight again. Thankfully, Brook has fully recovered and …

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Wrestling’s 15 Most Ridiculous Moments – Part 2

In anticipation of Wrestlemania 31 at Levi’s Stadium in San Francisco, the ‘Showcase of the Immortals‘, we countdown the fifteen most ridiculous moments in wrestling history over five days. Disclaimer: some of the following links contain some very NSFW content. If you missed out on the first installment of the countdown, you can find it here. 12) Thumbtacks Mick Foley involved in yet …

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Premier League Darts: Big Night Ahead In Dublin’s Docklands

The 3Arena in Dublin hosts Week 8 of the Premier League Darts on Thursday, featuring the likes of Gary Anderson, Phil Taylor and Michael van Gerwen. Thursday night at the Dublin Docklands sees the penultimate round of games played in the Premier League Darts tournament before the bottom two players are relegated. Keep an eye out for a possible nine-darter! Matches – Thursday, March …

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Trophee Hassan II 2015 – European Tour Preview

This week we preview the Trophee Hassan II 2015 in Morocco, where Alejandro Cañizares defends his title. After a disasterous Madeira Islands Open which was cancelled due to inclement weather, our attention turns to Morocco. The Golf du Palais Royal has hosted the prestigious Trophée Hassan II since 2011. Previous winners include Michael Hoey, Marcel Siem and Rhys Davies, all of whom …

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Wrestling’s 15 Most Ridiculous Moments – Part 1

In anticipation of Wrestlemania 31, the ‘Showcase of the Immortals‘, we countdown the fifteen most ridiculous moments in wrestling history over five days. 15) The Big Boss Man Crashes the Funeral of Big Show’s Father The feud between the Big Show and the Big Boss Man in 1999 became horrendously personal. After the ‘passing’ of the Big Show’s father, Bossman took it upon himself to attend …

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Golf

Valero Texas Open 2015 – PGA Tour Golf Preview

This week we preview the 2015 Valero Texas Open at TPC San Antonio, with less than three weeks left until The Masters begins. As my colleague the Grateful Golfer has already alluded to, the Valero Texas Open is the most important tournament of the year for those players yet to qualify for the Masters. The weaker field, in contrast to the one that tees off at the Shell …

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Steven Gerrard – Five Moments Of Madness

After his controversial sending off in the Liverpool vs Man United game, we take a look at five moments of madness from Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard. Silly Steven. In what was his last Liverpool v Manchester United game, Gerrard was sent off just 38 seconds after his half time introduction. Jamie Carragher called it “a moment of madness” but as many pointed out, …

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Is Keith Thurman The Man To Crack The Mayweather Code?

Following his recent hard fought victory over Robert Guerrero, we determine whether Keith Thurman can reach the pinnacle of the sport and become the first fighter to defeat Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather. Timothy Bradley and Paulie Malignaggi have called him a ‘dangerous fighter’. Many boxing fans see him as the next big thing. But can Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman do the unthinkable? Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman …

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Premier League Preview – Week 30

The race for the top four hots up even further as we preview this weekends games in the Premier League.  The headline clash this weekend sees fourth placed Manchester United travel to Anfield to take on bitter rivals Liverpool who are just two points off a Champions League spot. You can find our prediction for the top four here. With no English …

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Premier League Footballs – A History

Following on the announcement of the garish new Premier League ball to be used next season, we take a look at the history of footballs used in the Premier League. Well some of these brought a tear to our eyes. How many Mitre Pro Maxs we booted into Old Man Rodger’s junk yard we’ll never know. How many Nike T90 Aeros …

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Five Reasons Why Juventus Can Win The Champions League

After an impressive 5-1 aggregate win against Borussia Dortmund in the last sixteen, we evaluate why Juventus can win the Champions League. Coached by Max Allegri, the two-time winners of the competition are now in the last eight after last night’s impressive victory. In Italy, they find themselves fourteen points ahead of second-placed Roma in the Serie A table, and the Bianconeri …

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Premier League Darts Week 7 – Preview

This week we preview the seventh round of games in the Betway Premier League Darts tournament. With just three weeks left until the bottom two players are relegated from the league, the bottom half of the table, which includes the likes of debutant Stephen Bunting, and former World Champions Adrian Lewis and Raymond van Barneveld, cannot afford any more slip-ups. Glasgow, with it’s notoriously partisan crowd, …

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Arnold Palmer Invitational – Preview

With less than four weeks to go until the Masters begins, we turn our attention to the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill and attempt to pick a winner. Due to it’s opportune scheduling right in the thick of the Masters build-up, along with the influence of “The King” himself, the Arnold Palmer Invitational plays host this week to the world’s top five players, …

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VIDEO: Ronaldo Lashes Out at Levante game

Real Madrid notched up a win to leave them one point off the top prior to their El Clasico bout next weekend, but one man didn’t seem too happy about it. The 2-0 win at home versus relegation threatened Levante gave Real some much needed impetus after successive defeats to Schalke and Athletic Bilbao. Bale scored both goals, but Cristiano …

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