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Cillian Cunningham

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

Watch: Michael Bisping’s Most Polished Performance To Date Ahead Of UFC Shanghai

Watch Michael Bisping’s most polished performance to date as he enters the final stages before facing off against Kelvin Gastelum at UFC Shanghai this weekend. Michael Bisping’s heroic decision to replace Anderson Silva in the main event of this weekend’s UFC Shanghai was a decision that was met with near-unanimous praise. Three short weeks removed since he lost to the …

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Watch: Celebrate Paulie Malignaggi’s Birthday By Watching A Selection Of His Finest Highlights

Paulie Malignaggi turns 37 today and for that reason, the time seems perfect to take a look at some of his finest moments inside the ring. Paulie Malignaggi may well be in the headlines for the wrong reasons a lot these days following on from his controversial sparring sessions with the UFC’s lightweight champion Conor McGregor ahead of his boxing …

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Watch: Rogan On TJ Dillashaw’s Progression Towards Being P4P No. 1 Fighter On The Planet

Joe Rogan has made a pretty strong argument for TJ Dillashaw’s inclusion in the pound-for-pound number one discussion following his UFC 217 victory over Cody Garbrandt. The UFC rankings and, in particular, its pound-for-pound rankings can often be a fickle and inconsistent indicator of where fighters stand in relation to each other. Sure, it’s fun to see the very best of the …

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Watch: Some More McGregor/Malignaggi Sparring Footage Has Just Landed

We have been gifted with some more pretty hilarious footage from the infamous sparring session that took place between Conor McGregor and Paulie Malignaggi. Conor McGregor’s feature-film ‘Conor McGregor: Notorious’ was released in cinemas across the world recently and in a scene taken from the end-credits, more footage is shown of his now-infamous sparring session with two-weight world champion boxer …

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José Aldo Talks Injury Excuses & Regaining His Featherweight Crown

The former two-time featherweight champion of the world has spoken in-depth about his upcoming opponent Max Holloway, injury-excuses and his drive to regain his title. UFC 218’s headlining bout was originally scheduled to include a featherweight title bout between defending champ Max Holloway and the long-time top contender Frankie Edgar but following the news that the challenger sustained an injury …

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Spike O’Sullivan Pegged For Quebec Showdown With Antoine Douglas On Dec. 16

Cork’s Gary O’Sullivan has been pegged to take on an extremely tough competitor in his next outing, which has been scheduled for December 16 in Quebec, Canada. The last time we saw ‘Spike’ was during his dominant September victory over Nick Quigley in Boston, Massachusetts and although the win was a well-fought one, the next challenge that faces the Irish-pugilist …

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Daniel Cormier Now Open To Rematching One Of The Most Enthralling Title Fights In Recent Memory

The UFC’s light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier has responded to the news that his supposed opponent for UFC 220, Volkan Oezdemir, has been arrested by opening himself up to a rematch with one of his most skilled past-opponents to date. It’s been a rollercoaster of a year or so for Daniel Cormier and despite the fact that the highs and lows …

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