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#Michael Conlan

# michael-conlan - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

'It would probably be bad for boxing if McGregor won, but f**k it, I'm an Irishman!'

Michael Conlan will join Conor McGregor’s camp ahead of the Mayweather fight, but remains realistic about his chances.

# michael-conlan - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Examining which Irish boxers, if any, will appear on the Mayweather-McGregor undercard

The CEO of Mayweather Promotions wants another Irish fighter on the card, but who would make the most sense, and who’s available?

# michael-conlan - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Conlan set to assist McGregor with preparations for Mayweather

McGregor was with Conlan’s when the Olympic medallist made his professional debut at Madison Square Garden.

# michael-conlan - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Watch: Michael Conlan claims comfortable win in second pro bout Too Good This post contains videos

Watch: Michael Conlan claims comfortable win in second pro bout

The outcome rarely looked in doubt as the Irish fighter overcame Mexican Alfredo Chanez.

# michael-conlan - Friday 26 May, 2017

'I think it’ll be over by the first or second round'

Michael Conlan takes on Mexican journeyman Alfredo Chanez in his second professional fight tonight.

# michael-conlan - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Michael Conlan certainly looks ready for his second pro fight

Conlan meets Alfredo Chanez on Friday night.

# michael-conlan - Friday 21 April, 2017

Michael Conlan could fight in Australia this summer on undercard of Pacquiao's title defence

The bout would take place in Brisbane in July.

# michael-conlan - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Michael Conlan is heading to Chicago for his second pro fight

The Belfast boxer will be in action in the US on 26 May, according to promoter Bob Arum.

# michael-conlan - Friday 24 March, 2017

'Iconic venue, big crowd - it would be incredible' - Katie enthused by prospect of US bout this summer

The Bray native has a fourth professional fight in four months in Manchester Arena tomorrow night.

# michael-conlan - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Move over 'Melo: Conlan promoters eyeing move upstairs to Madison Square Garden's main arena MSG

Move over 'Melo: Conlan promoters eyeing move upstairs to Madison Square Garden's main arena

Though the fixture schedule of the Knicks and Rangers will have to be taken into account.

# michael-conlan - Sunday 19 March, 2017

It's Sunday so here are 13 of our favourite images from the sporting week

From Cheltenham to Tralee, the Aviva Stadium to Madison Square Garden.

# michael-conlan - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Conor McGregor should start with Conlan opponent - not Mayweather, says Bob Arum

The UFC star walked Michael Conlan to the ring last night at the Garden.

'I'm gonna shock the whole God damn world': McGregor talks up Mayweather bout

The MMA star remained coy on a potential date for the bout and told reporters, ‘It’s getting close’.

'That was beautiful work': McGregor ringside as Michael Conlan delivers first professional win

It was a third-round stoppage for the Belfast boxer against Tim Ibarra.

# michael-conlan - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

New York snowstorms disrupt Conlan's final preparations for professional debut

The Belfast boxer fights Tim Ibarra at Madison Square Garden on St Patrick’s Day.

# michael-conlan - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Bernard Dunne on overcoming adversity, exciting times for Irish boxing and working with the Dubs

The former world champion assesses the current crop of fighters and opens up on the journey that has seen him become a success outside of the ring.

# michael-conlan - Friday 10 February, 2017

Michael Conlan's Olympic rival turns pro - and they're already talking about an epic showdown

Rio silver medallist Shakur Stevenson signs pro deal with Top Rank.

# michael-conlan - Friday 27 January, 2017

Olympic boxing fights weren't fixed - but there was 'an atmosphere of collusion'

AIBA admit there was an “unwelcome axis of influence” between senior management and judges at the Games.

# michael-conlan - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Michael Conlan's first pro opponent named ahead of St Patrick's Day debut

American Tim Ibarra will go toe to toe with the Belfast native on 17 March.

# michael-conlan - Thursday 22 December, 2016

'In Ireland, there were roadblocks put in my way. Here, they really want you to be successful' Interview This post contains videos

'In Ireland, there were roadblocks put in my way. Here, they really want you to be successful'

Irish boxing coach Billy Walsh chats to The42 about his rollercoaster year with Team USA.

# michael-conlan - Monday 19 December, 2016

Michael Conlan hit with maximum fine by boxing chiefs for Rio rant

The Belfast fighter was controversially adjudged to have lost to a Russian.

# michael-conlan - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Chris Shields puts Gary Neville back in his box - it's sporting tweets of the week

Here’s how the last seven days played out in 140 characters or less.

# michael-conlan - Saturday 3 December, 2016

McGregor to carry the tricolour for Michael Conlan's professional debut

The Belfast boxer kicks off his pro career in Madison Square Garden on St Patrick’s Day.

# michael-conlan - Friday 28 October, 2016

'He has all the attributes to be a superstar' - Conlan backed to revive American boxing

Top Rank President Todd duBoef thinks the Irish boxer has the credentials to be a success.

# michael-conlan - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Barnes joins Conlan on St Patrick's Day card in New York

Both Irish fighters will take to the ring at Madison Square Garden on 17 March.

# michael-conlan - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

Conlan to make pro debut at Madison Square Garden on St Patrick's Day

The Irish Olympic medallist recently signed his first deal with Top Rank.

# michael-conlan - Thursday 6 October, 2016

All 36 Olympic boxing referees and judges stood down by AIBA

The three dozen officials will not be used again pending an investigation.

# michael-conlan - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Michael Conlan and Steven Donnelly sanctioned for betting on Olympic boxing events

Donnelly bet on himself to lose his last 16 bout but ended up winning.

# michael-conlan - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

Michael Conlan turned down chance to make debut on Pacquaio's comeback card

Belfast star expected to make pro debut in New York on St Patrick’s Day.

Michael Conlan chasing American dream as he signs pro deal with Pacquiao's promoter

Olympic bronze medallist expected to make his debut on Top Rank’s St Patrick’s Day card.

# michael-conlan - Monday 12 September, 2016

'I don’t think I’ll watch an Olympic Games again' - Michael Conlan

Conlan confirmed a pro deal will be reached ‘soon’ and he won’t fight again until 2017.

# michael-conlan - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Bubbles O'Dwyer channels Michael Conlan - it's the sporting tweets of the week

Plus, Gary Neville trolls his Sky Sports colleague Jamie Carragher.

# michael-conlan - Thursday 25 August, 2016

Russian fighter Nikitin rewarded with BMW for beating Michael Conlan

All of the country’s medallists will be given a new set of wheels.

# michael-conlan - Monday 22 August, 2016

'You cannot humiliate people' - AIBA hit back at Michael Conlan

They also suggested there was “nothing wrong” with a similarly contentious outcome, which saw Evgeny Tishchenko defeat Vassiliy Levit.

# michael-conlan - Friday 19 August, 2016

From Poll: Has Ireland had a good Olympics? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Has Ireland had a good Olympics?

Irish stories emanating from Rio have ranged in extremes – from the truly uplifting to the downright disheartening.

# michael-conlan - Thursday 18 August, 2016

More questions for Olympic boxing after AIBA Executive Director is 'reassigned'

Karim Bouzidi will now take up a new role with immediate effect.

Michael Conlan suggests Ireland are being punished for former judge's Guardian revelations

The Belfast native admitted to being nervous about dubious judging ahead of his fights.

Two boxing judges in controversial Michael Conlan decision still in Rio

Earlier in the day amateur boxing’s world governing body said it had sent home an undisclosed number of officials.

# michael-conlan - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Insult to injury: Russian who 'beat' Conlan unlikely to fight in Olympic semi

Vladimir Nikitin may be too injured to fight, it emerged this evening.

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