Home Chris Kelleher (page 30)

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.

Connacht Get Big Win Over Scarlets In Pro14

Connacht overcame their disappointment against Edinburgh last week to see off Scarlets at the Glaway Sportsground. The Welsh visitors had gained victories over Benetton and even champions Leinster in recent fixtures, but were undone on Saturday against a home team boasting players like Jack Carty and Tom Farrell who were in top form. It was Thomas Farrell who got the …

Read More »

Championship Round-Up: Adams Double Ends Leeds’ Unbeaten Run

Leeds saw their unbeaten start to the Championship season come to a shock end as Che Adams’ brace gave Birmingham a 2-1 win at Elland Road on Saturday. Marcelo Bielsa’s side have set the pace in the race for promotion, but they suffered their first setback as former Leeds boss Garry Monk returned to haunt his old club, securing Birmingham’s …

Read More »

Lowry Falls Behind As Herbert Claims Two-Shot Lead In Portugal

Australian Lucas Herbert will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the Portugal Masters after firing a seven-under-par 64 on Saturday, as Sergio Garcia showed signs of form ahead of the Ryder Cup. Herbert, who is ranked 158 in the world, rolled in eight birdies in Vilamoura to reach 19-under for the tournament. The 22-year-old is playing on …

Read More »

Manchester United Lose Further Ground To City And Liverpool

Jose Mourinho

The six and four point deficits that Man United had to Liverpool and Man City respectively grew larger on Saturday afternoon. After three good away wins to Burnley, Watford and Young Boys, Jose Mourinho’s side would have fancied their chances of four victories in a row hosting Wolves today. Paul Pogba starred in their midweek Champions League triumph, scoring and …

Read More »

Luka Modric Reaches Spanish Tax Settlement To Avoid Jail: Report

Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric has reached a deal with Spanish prosecutors, admitting he evaded taxes and agreeing to an eight-month jail sentence likely to be converted into a fine, daily El Mundo reported Saturday. The Croatian star, one of the favourites to win the Ballon d’Or in December, has been accused of evading 870,728 euros ($1 million) on revenue …

Read More »

Kevin Keegan Had To Dress In Disguise To Return To Newcastle

Former Newcastle manager Kevin Keegan claims he had to use a disguise to watch his former club at St James’ Park after his fall-out with controversial owner Mike Ashley. Keegan had two spells as Newcastle manager and also helped the team win promotion to the top-flight during his time as a Magpies forward in the 1980s. But the ex-England coach, …

Read More »

Lyon Stun Favourites Man City In Champions League Opener

Pep Guardiola had to watch on in horror from the stands as Manchester City’s Champions League campaign got off to the worst possible start in a 2-1 home defeat by Lyon on Wednesday. Guardiola was serving a touchline ban for being sent-off in last season’s quarter-final exit to Liverpool and the competition favourites failed to live up to their billing. …

Read More »

John Kavanagh Goes In-Depth On Khabib In MacLife Interview

As a website founded by the man himself, The Mac Life gets unprecedented access to the camp of Conor McGregor. The team have been low-key in the build-up to the Irishman’s title challenge against Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229, with the first media presence only occurring tomorrow, just over two weeks until the fight. Before that long-awaited press conference, McGregor’s …

Read More »

Toulon Problems Pile Up As Bastareaud Gets Five-Week Ban

Toulon captain and French international battering-ram Mathieu Bastareaud was banned for five weeks on Wednesday for throwing a punch at an opponent in a Top 14 game. The centre was sanctioned for his attack on Castres forward Christophe Samson at the end of Toulon’s 28-27 win over the champions 10 days ago. Bastareaud dived into a ruck as Castres turned …

Read More »