1. UFC on Fuel 9: How Conor McGregor's Debut Will Change MMA in Ireland

    In 12 days Conor McGregor will make his UFC debut in Sweden, and in the maximum allotted time of 15 minutes he will not only define his existence as a martial artist to date, but ...

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  2. Cage Contender XIV Overview: Owen 'Rowdy' Roddy Is Ready for World Stages

    Owen “Rowdy” Roddy confirmed that he is ready to face world class opposition at Cage Contender XIV last Saturday, when he earned a split decision win over UFC veteran Shannon Gugerty in a bout of Rocky proportions...

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  3. Cage Contender XIV: Roddy Ready to Rock Arena as Gugerty Eyes Reemergence

    Cage Contender XIV in Dublin's National Basketball Arena this Saturday will see the featherweight champ, Owen "Rowdy" Roddy get the "big fight" he has been waiting for to project him into the limelight of international MMA ...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about 2 years ago 490 reads 0 comments

  4. Cage Contender XIV: 2 Belts, 2 Veterans, 2 Hometown Heroes

    Cage Contender XIV will hit Dublin this weekend. John Ferguson & Co haven’t disappointed the Irish masses with a pulsating card that boasts two UFC veterans competing for ...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about 2 years ago 649 reads 0 comments

  5. Liverpool: Tom Adeyemi Alleges "Racist Abuse" from Kop End

    Last night, The Guardian reported that Tom Adeyemi had made a report to the Merseyside Police which alleges that the 20-year-old suffered racial abuse on two occasions during the Red's 5-1 win in last night's FA Cup tie...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about over 2 years ago 1,651 reads 81 comments

  6. Rumored Vile Chant Toward Billy Sharp Leaves Barnsley Community Defensive

    Many of you have watched games and have been suddenly pierced by an evil chant, a taunt or a gesture coming from opposition fans...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about over 2 years ago 1,687 reads 10 comments

  7. Manchester United V Wigan: Rating the United Players

    United blitzed a lackluster Wigan side that will want to forget one of the worst performances of the season in a hurry, losing 5-0 to the Champions that barely had to leave second gear...

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  8. 20 Things World Football Fans Can Look Forward to in 2012

    2012 promises to be a very exciting year for world football , with plenty to feed the appetite of all fans, from the casual to the diehard...

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  9. Manchester United: The Day I Met Eric "The King" Cantona

    Approaching 15 years since his last competitive game in the royal red of Manchester, the King is still hailed to this day. Now in the third day of Christmas, the Stretford End will forever sing about his legendary arrival from rivals Leeds United...

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  10. Euro 2012: The Nation Reacts to Ireland's Qualification

    Ten years of deflated summers watching other nations battle it out for European and World championships were brought to an end on Tuesday when Giovanni Trapattoni’s Ireland laboured ...

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  11. Battlezone 4: 3 New Title Holders for a Promotion on the Rise

    A great night of fights from the Regency Hotel last night were brought to Dublin by Andy Ryan, one of the country's premier grapplers ...

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  12. 10 Best Wingers in the World Right Now

    The role of the winger is one that comes with defensive responsibilities as well as offensive ones. However, their primary execution is giving the opposition's defense a hard time, ...

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  13. Manchester United: 10 Potential Successors to Sir Alex Ferguson

    Mr. Manchester United, Sir Alex Ferguson, seems irreplaceable as manager at Old Trafford. For many of you who are reading this article, you will not have have been alive when another manager had control of the club...

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  14. 10 Best Central Defenders in World Football Right Now

    Central defenders have always held down a position of vital importance throughout the history of football. Even back in the days of ridiculously high scoring lines, one tackle could change the game...

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  15. Liverpool vs. Manchester United: Evra Accuses Suarez of Racist Conduct

    Yesterday's early kickoff between Manchester United and Liverpool was a fast-paced affair played with the same style and vigor expected of what Sir Alex Ferguson calls "the biggest game in England...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about almost 3 years ago 794 reads 43 comments

  16. Eric Cantona and the 20 Most Charismatic Footballers in History

    Charisma is quite a metaphysical aspect to rate a player’s contribution to a team and to their respective sport...

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  17. Atletico Madrid Apologize for Offensive Antonio Puerta Chants

    In a weekend marred in controversy due to the Arsenal fans disgusting jibs at Emmanuel Adebayor, the Spanish game suffered similarly as the Atletico Madrid fans used the name ...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about almost 3 years ago 253 reads 4 comments

  18. 10 Best Full-Backs in World Football Right Now

    In today’s game, the role of the full-back has become pivotal to a team’s chance of success. Often dubbed “continental full-backs,” their role involves a much ...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about almost 3 years ago 4,703 reads 62 comments

  19. Cage Contender XI: Lofty Comments Made Before Heavyweight Title Contest

    Colin “Big C” Robinson and Neil “Old Skool” Wain have traced their respective lines in the sand, trading insults before Saturday night’s heavyweight title contest in Kings Hall, Belfast...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about almost 3 years ago 180 reads 0 comments

  20. Cage Contender XI: UFC Veterans to Trade Leather for the Heavyweight Title

    UFC veterans Colin "Big C" Robinson (9-9) and Neil "Old Skool" Wain (9-3) are set to throw down for the Heavyweight title as one of the giants of European MMA , Cage Contender, returns home to the King's Hall Complex in Belfast on October 8th...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about 3 years ago 484 reads 0 comments

  21. MMA Cage Contender X: Dramatic Weigh in Ahead of Middleweight Title Showdown

    Testosterone and tempers were running high today in Dublin as the Cage Contender X public weigh ins took place in the Square, Tallaght...

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  22. UFC 132: Why Dana White's Consideration of Silva's Future Is Premature

    As “Sandstorm” blasted out of the sound system, the audience’s level of appreciation rang through the packed out MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about 3 years ago 1,173 reads 6 comments

  23. Cage Contender CEO John Ferguson Breaks Silence on Exclusive Signings

    Since Cage Contender began the trend, many other Irish-based promotions have followed suit, signing fighters that will compete solely for one promotion...

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  24. Cage Contender X: The Most Anticipated Fight Card in Irish History

    Cage Contender X is heating up to be one of the most anticipated fight cards in Irish history with the bad blood between Chris Fields and John Redmond dominating most of the headlines...

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  25. Doing It for Donegal: Celine McGee on Tomorrow's Fight and Her New Training Camp

    Celine McGee will make what she considers her “debut” tomorrow night, June 11, at the Celtic Gladiators Clash of the Titans at the Heritage Hotel in Port Laoise...

    Peter Carroll Written by Peter Carroll about over 3 years ago 470 reads 1 comments