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Seamus Raftery

Seamus Raftery
Seamus is the Lead MMA Writer at Pundit Arena and you can reach him via [email protected] or follow him on Twitter @SeamusRaftery

Watch: Conor McGregor’s Entire Interview With Caroline Pearce In Glasgow Has Been Released

Last month, UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor sat down with Caroline Pearce in front of a packed house at the SEC Armadillo in Glasgow for his first really in-depth interview post-MayMac. Reports from various MMA media outlets have since revealed many of the most significant quotes from the interview, but on Friday the event’s promoters released McGregor’s entire hour-long chat …

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Watch: Colby Covington Exits Arena Neath A Hail Of Garbage After Crazy Post-Fight Interview

At a UFC 217 press conference in Toronto earlier this month, Dana White stated that the winner of a mouth-watering upcoming clash between Robbie Lawler and Rafael dos Anjos, which is scheduled for mid December, will get the next crack at UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley. After last night and the show-stealing performance Colby Covington turned in at UFC Fight …

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Ref Receives Heavy Criticism As Anthony Joshua Stops Impossibly Brave Carlos Takam

CARDIFF, WALES - OCTOBER 28: Referee Phil Edwards steps in to stop the fight in the 10th round to hand victory to Anthony Joshua (white trunks) during the IBF, WBA & IBO Heavyweight Championship contest against holds Carlos Takam (black trunks) at Principality Stadium on October 28, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

It was mainly one-sided, but Anthony Joshua’s scrap with late-replacement Carlos Takam at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff was a strangely gripping affair which featured several minor dramas. The first round of the heavyweight contest was pretty tame, with Takam reluctant to engage and Joshua seemingly content to have a look at his foe while boxing behind the jab. In …

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Twitter Reacts As Katie Taylor Claims World Title In Cardiff

CARDIFF, WALES - OCTOBER 28: Katie Taylor celebrates victory after the WBA Lightweight World Championship contest against Anahi Sanchez at Principality Stadium on October 28, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Ireland’s Katie Taylor claimed her first world title as a professional on Saturday night, as she outpointed Anahi Esther Sanchez over a rough, physical ten rounds at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. After pipping a pretty uneventful first round, Taylor almost closed the show in the second, dropping her Argentine opponent with a vicious and beautifully placed body shot. Sanchez …

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