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Paddy Holohan Takes To Social Media To Clear A Few Things Up After SBG Tallaght Departure

Paddy Holohan 24/10/2015

Citing a “staffing issue” as the reason, SBG Tallaght “Senior Management” confirmed on Thursday last that head coach Paddy Holohan had decided to leave his post at the facility, which opened in the summer of 2016. While fellow coach Joey Breslin, who also departed, addressed the situation with a lengthy Facebook post later that day, Holohan himself chose not to …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Career Is Nearing It’s Conclusion, According To The Fighter’s Father

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At just 28 years old, in his absolute physical prime, and verging on the most significant fight of his professional life thus far, Khabib Nurmagomedov’s MMA career may actually be nearing it’s end. That’s according to the Dagestani lightweight’s father, Abdulmanap. “I don’t want to upset any fans but Khabib is 28 years old and by 30 he has to …

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Floyd Mayweather Sr. Worried About Prospect Of Foul Play If His Son Fights Conor McGregor

Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. made it pretty clear during a recent interview with Helen Yee that he doesn’t exactly hold Conor McGregor’s boxing skills in high regard. After viewing a brief snippet of McGregor sparring at SBG Concorde in Dublin, Mayweather Sr. declared that he would be more than willing to step into a boxing ring with the Irishman, even at …

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James Gallagher Shares Wonderful Letter He Received From Young Autistic Fan Prior To Bellator 173

James Gallagher

With every performance, James Gallagher is turning more and more people into believers. In Dublin last December, the SBG featherweight was far from perfect against a wildly aggressive Anthony Taylor but he showed remarkable poise for a 20-year-old kid under enormous pressure and finished the American in the third round. On Friday night, ‘The Strabanimal’ saw action even closer to …

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Watch: MMA Fighter Throws One Punch, Immediately Dislocates Shoulder

Luiz Dutra

Abubakar Vagaev claimed the biggest scalp and the 13th win of his professional MMA career tonight in Moscow at WFCA 34, but it’s unlikely that he will be celebrating it with real gusto, as the victory came via a freak occurrence. The welterweight from Grozny, Russia beat 34-year-old former UFC fighter Luiz Dutra Jr. in double-quick time but he inflicted …

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Watch The Best Finishes From BAMMA 28 In Belfast

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There were finishes aplenty at BAMMA 28 in Belfast on Friday night, with only three of the eleven bouts on the card lasting the distance. The tone for the evening was set early on, as Team Ryano’s Keith McCabe dispatched of Glenn Irvine after just 39 seconds of action in the show’s opening bout. A beautifully executed heel-hook ended the …

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Watch The Breakdown That Apparently Got Robin Black Blocked By Khabib Nurmagomedov On Twitter

Robin Black

With his insightful, passionately delivered and entertaining breakdowns, MMA analyst Robin Black has amassed quite a fan following in recent times. However, it seems that he can’t count Khabib Nurmagomedov among that following. Well, at least not anymore. Black’s breakdown of Nurmagomedov’s upcoming UFC interim lightweight title fight with Tony Ferguson, which takes place next Saturday night in Las Vegas …

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Dana White Provides Update On McGregor & Who He Believes The Dubliner Will Face Next

UFC president Dana White spoke to TMZ Sports recently, giving fans an update on the ongoing negotiations between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor and who exactly he feels the Irishman will fight next. All this Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor talk should really be fizzling out at this stage and yet, it only seems to be gathering in momentum. The widely discussed, …

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Watch: Tyron Woodley Brutally KO’s Josh Koscheck At UFC 167

Ahead of UFC 209 next weekend, the UFC have released the latest in their series of ‘Free Fight’ videos, with this one showcasing Tyron Woodley’s brutal KO of the former welterweight contender Josh Koscheck. Tyron Woodley is a character. He may not be one that the fans have warmed to all that much since he defeated Robbie Lawler at UFC …

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