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#Irish Takeover

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Tipperary star becomes latest Irish player to join AFLW by signing with Western Bulldogs

Aisling McCarthy has been picked up in the 2018 Draft in Melbourne.

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

'I start a new chapter here' - Ireland's Burke hopes to follow Maguire's lead at Preston

The former Shamrock Rovers star recently made the move across the water.

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

'I don't think he'll be ready for what to expect' - Paddy Holohan on his UFC Dublin opponent

The Irish flyweight is gearing up for the 3Arena on 24 October.

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

26 signs that you're an Irish MMA hipster

You predicted the UFC boom years ago, right?

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

The UFC look set to announce their return to Dublin this year

The organisation are expected to be back in the autumn.

# irish-takeover - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

There could be a long wait until another Irish fighter is signed by the UFC

It’s been a tough year so far for Ireland’s octagon hopefuls.

# irish-takeover - Saturday 30 May, 2015

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This Irish-American is running for President of the US - here's what you need to know

He’s really Irish. And really liberal.

# irish-takeover - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Power ranking the 10 Irish fighters most likely to be snapped up by the UFC

Who’ll be our next representative in the octagon?

# irish-takeover - Saturday 11 April, 2015

From League of Ireland referee to Europe's main man in the UFC

Dublin native Dave Allen is leading the expansion of MMA’s largest organisation in this part of the world.

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

The UFC are close to confirming a show in Dublin for later this year Exclusive

MMA’s largest organisation appears ready to return for its third event at the 3Arena.

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Paddy Holohan and John Kavanagh are bringing a new MMA facility to Tallaght

SBG is expanding to south Dublin under the stewardship of the UFC flyweight and his head coach.

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McGregor: 'I think I'm going to compete with Mayweather/Pacquiao'

‘The Notorious’ expects UFC 189 to ‘smash PPV records’.

# irish-takeover - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Is British MMA organisation BAMMA set for its first event in Ireland?

They could be in Dublin this summer.

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

There are some very big fights coming up for Ireland's UFC hopefuls

Interesting weeks and months ahead for the leading Irish MMA prospects.

# irish-takeover - Friday 23 January, 2015

'I only started this because I was a fat kid trying to lose a bit of weight'

Dublin’s Paul Redmond makes his UFC debut tomorrow night in Stockholm.

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

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The UFC's new Conor McGregor promo has us counting down the days to Boston

A win against Dennis Siver will secure a UFC featherweight title shot for ‘The Notorious’ fella.

# irish-takeover - Monday 5 January, 2015

Five Irish MMA fighters you should be keeping track of in 2015

Expect to hear a lot more about these guys this year.

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

A flawless night at UFC Dublin - My 2014 sporting moment

Ben Blake recalls attending the franchise’s second Irish event.

# irish-takeover - Thursday 25 December, 2014

UFC Dublin revisited: The night the Irish took over

We look back on a memorable night of MMA.

# irish-takeover - Saturday 6 December, 2014

This official UFC poster will have you pumped for McGregor's upcoming fight

18 January can’t come soon enough.

# irish-takeover - Saturday 4 October, 2014

'If your dreams don’t scare you, you’re not dreaming big enough' - UFC fighter Paddy Holohan

The Dublin flyweight is in Canada as he steps into the Octagon for a second time later tonight.

# irish-takeover - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Irish fans take over MGM Grand at UFC 178 weigh-ins

It looks like Conor McGregor will have a strong following for tonight’s bout with Dustin Poirier.

McGregor faces biggest test yet as Poirier awaits in Sin City

Ireland’s top MMA fighter has heaped more pressure on himself ahead of UFC 178 tonight. He talks the talk but will he continue to walk the walk?