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VIDEO: Conor McGregor Spars With Pro-Boxer

With all the talk lately about how Floyd Mayweather Jr might fare against Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey, we thought it might be a good time to remind our readers of a gem of a video from 2013. In the clip below Conor’s head coach, John Kavanagh, films “The Notorious” as he has a little MMmess about with Irish professional …

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Conor McGregor And The Fighter’s Delusion

To be able to enter into an enclosure, be it a ring or a cage, and fight with another human being, one has to have a certain mentality. Combat athletes, more so than competitors in other sports, seem very aware of their mortality. Of course, other sports men and women aren’t forced to confront the possibility of fatal injury through …

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Young Talent Points To A Bright Future For The LOI

With all the talk of Irish internationals returning to grace the League of Ireland and the departure of exciting players such as Ryan Manning, Brian Lenihan, Patrick Hoban, Michael Duffy and Rory Gaffney amongst others, Tom O’Connor discusses the future prospects of some of the next crop of young LOI superstars. In goal, Bray’s Stephen Mc Guinness (20) has been a …

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Ben Forsyth Blog – The 100 Metres

The ever popular Ben Forsyth Blog is back with a bang. Following the disappointment of his last fight being cancelled, Ben finally got the chance to show his worth. They say in the sport of Mixed Martial Arts that anything can happen. This is true in many ways, and even more true in life. The last few months have been …

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Ben Forsyth Blog: When The Smoke Has Cleared

Following the crushing blow of his fight being cancelled on the night of the big event, Ben Forsyth gives us an insight into the battles that he has been fighting in and outside of the ring over the last month. It’s been over a month since I have written anything.  Partly because I wasn’t sure what I was going to …

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2014 is the year for Conor McGregor & Irish MMA

When the UFC first held an event in Ireland back in January 2009, CEO Dana White described it as “pound-for-pound, the best place we’ve ever played. The Irish are crazy!” Five years later and they are finally returning. So why has it taken so long? White summed it up best himself during a visit to Trinity College last year. Answering …

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