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The Top 5 Irish MMA Prospects To Watch Out For In 2018

As week one of 2018 draws to a close, we present a list of the most promising Irish professional MMA talents you should be keeping an eye out for over the next fifty-one and beyond. Note: The list below is one of the country’s best prospects, so the likes of James Gallagher, who has already established himself as a legitimate …

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Watch: SBG Ireland Fighter Brutally But Controversially KO’d On Bellator Debut

Luka Jelčić rode a significant wave of momentum into his Bellator MMA debut in Florence, Italy on Saturday night, but the SBG Ireland lightweight wiped out in brutal fashion against Brandon Girtz. The 28-year-old Jelčić had won four straight fights, all inside the distance, ahead of Bellator 190 and he had claimed the FFC lightweight title in the process. In …

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Rory MacDonald Claims Bellator May Use Him As Alternate In Heavyweight Tourney

Rory MacDonald’s love for the early days of MMA, when the sport was just as likely to be called NHB(No-Holds-Barred), is well documented. In the past, the Canadian welterweight has spoken of his desire to see the ban on headbutts lifted and time-limits removed. He isn’t too fond of these newfangled weight-classes either. Just last year, MacDonald tweeted the following …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Reacts To Conor McGregor’s Bellator Invasion

Following Conor McGregor’s actions at Bellator 187 in Dublin earlier this month, UFC lightweight contender Khabib Nurmagomedov apparently sees the Irishman as something of a bully who needs to be taken down a peg or two. McGregor invaded the Bellator cage after his SBG Ireland teammate Charlie Ward drilled John Redmond with very little time to spare at the end …

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Iaquinta Feels Someone Should Have Given McGregor A Very Physical ‘Wake-Up Call’ At Bellator 187

Al Iaquinta feels that somebody should have socked UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor when he invaded the cage at Bellator 187 in Dublin earlier this month. Can you imagine the mayhem? Things were chaotic enough even without someone taking a swing at the sport’s biggest star in front his hometown crowd, as McGregor had to be escorted from the cage …

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