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Cillian Cunningham

Mixed Martial Arts (and occasional Football) journalist who can be contacted at [email protected]

Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin Gives McGregor A Better Chance Than Most In A Match-Up With Mayweather

Gennady “GGG” Golovkin has become the latest in a string of high profile names to give his own view on how a boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor would go down. It seems as though with each passing day we are hit with more and more Mayweather-McGregor-related hype. The hypothetical match-up between the biggest star in boxing and …

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Opinion: Why Booking A Garbrandt/Dillashaw Season Of The Ultimate Fighter Could Be Pure Genius

The UFC recently made the announcement that their upcoming 25th season of the Ultimate Fighter would feature both Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw in opposing coaching roles. The UFC’s bantamweight division has all of a sudden become one of the promotion’s most talked about weight classes. This has been a result in equal parts due to a huge influx of …

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Holly Holm Voices Her Doubts About Ronda Rousey’s Mentality Going Into Her UFC 207 Comeback Fight

The UFC’s former women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm has spoken about her former opponent Ronda Rousey’s mindset in the lead-up to her short-lived UFC 207 comeback fight against Amanda Nunes. Holly Holm’s name is one that will forever be relevant in the sport of MMA for several reasons but perhaps none more so than due to the thunderous head-kick she …

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McGregor’s Training Partner Dillon Danis Believes He Would Submit Jon Jones In Under 8-Minutes

In one of the stranger rivalries to emerge in recent times, Dillon Danis has fired back at the UFC’s former light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones, claiming he would make short work of him if they ever met in a grappling contest. The brash personality of Dublin’s Conor McGregor has seemingly started to rub off on his SBG Ireland teammates (with the …

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Joe Rogan & Bas Rutten Outline One Exploitable Weakness In Conor McGregor’s Stand-Up Game

Joe Rogan & Bas Rutten are two of MMA’s most boisterous personalities and on the most recent edition of the Joe Rogan Experience Podcast, they spoke briefly on the strengths of the promotion’s biggest star, Conor McGregor, as well as one weakness in his stand-up game they have yet to see fully exploited by his opponents. Conor McGregor can simply do …

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Cris “Cyborg” Ends Longterm Beef With Ronda Rousey With A Heartfelt & Admirable Show Of Class

Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos has officially laid her ‘beef’ with the UFC’s former 135lb champion Ronda Rousey to rest with a classy and admirable response to her latest setback. Ronda Rousey has come under a lot of criticism in recent times, in part due to her underwhelming 48-second return to MMA last month against Amanda Nunes, but also due to her …

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