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Chris Kelleher

Chris Kelleher
Student whose interests lie in sports ranging from Darts to MMA, with the likes of Golf, Boxing and Soccer in between. Closet wrestling fan and a lover of sports psychology and stiff jabs. Tweets rubbish @ChrisK9605

Manchester United Set For £100m Striker Acquisition This Summer [Report]

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The potential blockbuster move for Manchester United comes as Barcelona and Atletico Madrid seek to take on board the troubled Diego Costa. The latest report via The Independent’s Miguel Delaney sees a quartet of clubs converge for what could be an explosive summer transfer window. Costa’s apparent fallout with Chelsea staff and manager Antonio Conte has seen the Spaniard linked …

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Manchester United In ‘Two Horse Race’ For Atlanta Star [Report]

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An Italian source suggests that Nemanja Matic and Jose Fonte aren’t the only players possibly on their way to Old Trafford. The above duo command vast Premier League experience, but the latest potential recruit is known for his exploits in Italy. According to CalcioMercato, Franck Kessie is now the subject of interest from two clubs; Chelsea and Manchester United. Though …

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Floyd Mayweather Appears On Showtime To Address Possibility Of McGregor Showdown

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Speaking during the broadcast of his fighter Badou Jack’s world title defence, Floyd Mayweather was again asked about the status of a so-called clash with UFC champion Conor McGregor. Of course, the negotiations for this possible mammoth bout are being conducted in a three-way dalliance, with UFC president Dana White at the helm of proceedings. “(Floyd Mayweather) hasn’t talked to …

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Cody Garbrandt Dethrones Dominick Cruz In Spectacular Fashion To Become Bantamweight Champion

Cody Garbrandt reacts to his victory over Dominick Cruz in their UFC bantamweight championship bout during the UFC 207

The heated feud between the two bantamweight rivals culminated in a classic at UFC 207, with the challenger laying waste to the reign of the champion. Cody Garbrandt snapped Dominick Cruz’s 13-fight win streak en-route to a stunning decision victory, earning UFC gold at the age of just 25. Things often got personal between the two in the build-up to …

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Ronda Rousey Loses To Amanda Nunes In Under A Minute, Suffers Second Straight Loss

Mixed Martial Arts: UFC 205: Ronda Rousey(L) and Amanda Nunes facing off on stage during weigh-ins at Madison Square Garden. New York, NY 11/11/2016 CREDIT: Taylor Ballantyne (Photo by Taylor Ballantyne /Sports Illustrated/Getty Images) (Set Number: SI614 TK1 )

The former bantamweight queen faces an uncertain future after a devastating loss in her return to the Octagon after a 13 month hiatus. That spell on the sidelines was of course necessitated by a knockout courtesy of Holly Holm in November of 2015. Such a break afterwards understandably raised questions about the once untouchable career of Ronda Rousey. After her …

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Welterweight Champ Tyron Woodley Calls Out Conor McGregor After Belt Controversy

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Preposterous as it sounds, a title opportunity in a third weight division could be on the horizon for Conor McGregor after he and the current 170lb. champion emerged victorious at UFC 205. The co-main event at the historic Madison Square Garden venue saw Tyron Woodley successfully defend his welterweight crown against Stephen Thompson, retaining it by default via a majority …

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Watch Live: UFC 205 Post-Fight Press Conference, Feat. Conor McGregor

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10: UFC president Dana White stops Conor McGregor from throwing a chair at Eddie Alvarez during the UFC 205 press conference at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on November 10, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

The triumphant two-weight world champion, Conor McGregor, is sure to toast his victory at the UFC 205 post-presser. Conor McGregor’s stupidly dominant display against now-former lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez will render this particular post-fight conference as particularly interesting. With 2016 now in his rear-view mirror after a legendary back-and-forth with Nate Diaz, and the lightweight feather added to his ever-impressive …

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The World Reacts To Conor McGregor’s Demolition Of Eddie Alvarez

NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11:  UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor reacts during UFC 205 Weigh-ins at Madison Square Garden on November 11, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

Irishman Conor McGregor has become the first fighter in UFC history to hold two title belts simultaneously on an historic night at Madison Square Garden. Forced to defend his belt against the featherweight champion, Eddie Alvarez claimed for months to have the antidote to Conor McGregor’s whirlwind success, terming him ‘the easiest guy in the division’. UFC 205 duly rolled into …

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Watch: Eddie Alvarez, Conor McGregor Clash On ESPN Prior To UFC 205

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The duo’s media duties didn’t end with their heated press conference, as Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez continued their verbal jousting before their physical confrontation on Saturday night. The UFC 205 presser earlier in the day saw challenger Conor McGregor almost hit lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez with a chair in WWE fashion, while the latter make a very disparaging remark directed at …

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Watch: Conor McGregor Attempts To Throw A Chair At Eddie Alvarez Amid Heated Scenes

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The UFC 205 press conference saw the rivalry between main eventers Conor McGregor and Eddie Alvarez finally catch fire just days before their Saturday bout. Mirroring the relatively reserved build-up to UFC 202 back in August, tempers finally reached boiling point in New York this evening, with Conor McGregor being dragged off stage after a near-brawl. The Irishman’s year-long streak of showing …

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