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Brian Barry
Brian Barry is a Sports Journalist and the Commercial Editor with Pundit Arena. You can get in touch by mailing brian@punditarena.com, and can follow him on Twitter via @briangbarry.

Watch: A Compilation Of Every UFC Belt Changing Hands

12 December 2015; Conor McGregor, right, lands a left punch on Jose Aldo, resulting in a knock-out stoppage after 13 seconds of round one. UFC 194: Jose Aldo v Conor McGregor, MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, USA. Picture credit: Ramsey Cardy / SPORTSFILE (Photo by Sportsfile/Corbis via Getty Images)

The UFC is well known for being pretty much one of the most unpredictable environments in sport. Mixed Martial Arts has produced monstrous upsets down through the years, frequently on the biggest stage in the highest profile promotion. There are so many, it’s difficult to pick out any highlights… Conor McGregor’s shock stoppage of José Aldo after just 13 seconds, …

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Samoan Rugby ‘Bankrupt’ Ahead Of Tests With Scotland And England

Auckland , New Zealand - 16 June 2017; Beauden Barrett of New Zealand during the International Test match between the New Zealand All Blacks and Samoa at Eden Park in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo By Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

The Samoan Rugby Union are bankrupt, it has been announced today. This news means that their upcoming tests with Scotland and England may be plunged into doubt. The difference in income between the English players and their Samoa counterparts was highlighted last week, and Manu Tuilagi and Mako Vunipola called for a revenue-share with the opposition. However, speaking today, the Samoan Prime …

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Watch: Roger Federer Wears Kilt While Playing Against Andy Murray

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - NOVEMBER 07: Roger Federer in action wearing a kilt during his match against Andy Murray during Andy Murray Live at The Hydro on November 7, 2017 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images for Andy Murray Live)

Roger Federer has experienced a renaissance in his career over the last year, winning the Australian Open and Wimbledon, defying age while mixing it with the very best. Before this year, it was 2012 when he had last won one of the biggest prizes in tennis, so it’s fair to say that things are going pretty well for the 36-year-old. …

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Eddie Jones Makes Cuts As England Squad For Argentina Test Announced

BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - MAY 16: Eddie Jones, the England head coach looks on during the England training session held at Brighton College on May 16, 2017 in Brighton, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

England are currently preparing for their opening November International against Argentina this weekend. The Red Rose are looking to get their season off to the best possible start in Twickenham, as Eddie Jones continues to search for the right combination of players which he will bring to the World Cup in 2019. Ahead of the clash with the Pumas, Jones …

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Waterford GAA Announce That Derek McGrath And His Management Team Have Been Ratified For 2018

Dublin , Ireland - 3 September 2017; Waterford manager Derek McGrath during the GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Final match between Galway and Waterford at Croke Park in Dublin. (Photo By Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Waterford GAA have tonight confirmed that Derek McGrath and his management team have been confirmed for 2018. This was unanimously ratified at a meeting of the Waterford Executive Committee. McGrath guided the Déise to the All-Ireland final this year, before ultimately losing out to Galway in the decider. There is a real belief in the south-east that this young team …

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