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Letter From Las Vegas: The Irish Have Invaded And Sin City Is Green

Nevada , United States - 24 August 2017; The T-Mobile Arena prior to the boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Conor McGregor at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, USA, on Saturday August 26. (Photo By Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Brian Barry reports from Las Vegas after a hectic Friday in the desert city… “The Irish are being outpriced.” “The tickets are too expensive.” “Sales have been poor.” But nothing had been remarked about the quantity travelling. Make no mistake about it, the Irish have arrived in their thousands. It was clear to this scribbler from the second he stepped …

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Opinion: Give Conor McGregor The Homecoming He Deserves

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10: Conor McGregor of Ireland takes Eddie Alvarez's lightweight belt during the UFC 205 press conference at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on November 10, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Conor McGregor made history on Saturday night, becoming the first man in UFC history to hold two titles in two different divisions simultaneously. What better way to reward the man than to honour him with what would be a truly spectacular homecoming? It is now time for him to headline a major event at the iconic Croke Park stadium in his …

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Video: Ireland Fans Going Crazy At Olympic Stadium

Irish fans were in high spirits in London yesterday as Ireland secured their place in the last eight of the Rugby World Cup. Ireland overcame Italy on a scoreline of 16-9 in Pool D, and now face France next Sunday to determine who wins the group. Having set a world record attendance in Wembley last week, the ‘Green Army’ were …

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