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The Top 5 Irish MMA Prospects To Watch Out For In 2018

As week one of 2018 draws to a close, we present a list of the most promising Irish professional MMA talents you should be keeping an eye out for over the next fifty-one and beyond. Note: The list below is one of the country’s best prospects, so the likes of James Gallagher, who has already established himself as a legitimate …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Back Training And Even Coaching In SBG

Day by day, slowly but surely, the picture of when we will see Conor McGregor back in the UFC Octagon is becoming clearer.  He is the UFC lightweight champion since November 2016 but has not competed in mixed martial arts since that dominant UFC 205 second-round TKO victory over Eddie Alvarez. Now, there is an interim title holder in the …

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SBG Ireland Prospect Lauded By MMA Legend After Stunning Win

Sam Slater’s recent performance at Shinobi War 11, a show which was wonderfully subtitled ‘Winter Warfare’, has earned the young SBG Ireland amateur plaudits from former King of Pancrase, ex-UFC heavyweight champion, legendary MMA broadcaster, and the world’s premier online self-defence instructor, Bas Rutten. Slater needed just 77 seconds to account for Englishman David Jenkins, whom he dropped with a …

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SBG Ireland’s Will Fleury Lands Fight At EFC Worldwide 66

Undefeated SBG Ireland middleweight prospect Will Fleury will return to South Africa next month, as he has been added to the EFC Worldwide 66 card scheduled for December 16th in Pretoria. Several months ago, Fleury flew out to Johannesburg to compete against nine other unbeaten prospects from around the world for an EFC contract and a shot at the promotion’s …

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Watch: SBG’s Will Fleury Divulges Entire Story Surrounding Controversial Reality Show Incident

Undefeated SBG Ireland middleweight prospect Will Fleury has provided further details about his experiences during filming for ‘The Fighter’ and the serious injustice that ended his competitive interest on the EFC reality show. Fleury, who was 7-0 as an amateur and is 2-0 as a professional, flew out to Johannesburg a couple of months ago to compete against a host of …

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SBG’s Will Fleury Is Ready To Make A Name For Himself On New MMA Reality Show

It’s easy to understand why The Fighter, a new MMA reality show in the same mould as the UFC’s famed The Ultimate Fighter(TUF) series and run by South African promotion EFC, might appeal to Tipperary middleweight prospect Will Fleury. As Pundit Arena has documented previously, the SBG Ireland fighter’s professional progress has been seriously hampered by a scarcely fathomable run of …

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SBG Welterweight Charlie Ward To Battle Galore Bofando At UFC Glasgow

Late last month, Conor McGregor confirmed via Instagram that longtime training partner Charlie Ward will make his second appearance in the UFC at the promotion’s show in Glasgow on July 16th, but ‘The Notorious’ UFC lightweight champion did not identify Ward’s opponent in the post. View this post on Instagram I am happy to announce that Charlie Ward will have …

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Watch: SBG Fighter Luka Jelčić Scores Savage Finish To Successfully Defend FFC Title

While Saturday was a disappointing day for one of SBG Ireland’s foreign-born fighters, it proved a pretty successful day for another. Before ‘The Russian Hammer’ Artem Lobov lost to Cub Swanson in a cracking scrap at UFC Fight Night 108 in Nashville, Tennessee, Croatian-born SBG lightweight Luka Jelčić was in action on a Final Fight Championship card in Slovenia. Jelčić claimed the …

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