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# michael-conlan - This year 2022

What could have been, and what might still be, for pro boxing in Ireland
# Casey On Boxing
# Casey On Boxing

What could have been, and what might still be, for pro boxing in Ireland

Aug 17th 2022, 5:00 PM 11,705 Views 1 Comment

Gavan Casey takes a look at the reshaping of the Irish professional boxing landscape post-MTK.

Michael Conlan recovers from first to professional loss to triumph in Belfast
# Take A Bow
# Take A Bow

Michael Conlan recovers from first to professional loss to triumph in Belfast

Aug 6th 2022, 11:50 PM 14,732 Views 3 Comments

After 10 rounds, all three judges awarded the fight in the 30-year-old’s favour against Miguel Marriaga.

Conlan returns to the ring to face Colombian Marriaga in Belfast
# Main Event
# Main Event

Conlan returns to the ring to face Colombian Marriaga in Belfast

Jun 1st 2022, 5:43 PM 5,898 Views 0 Comments

The featherweight will have a homecoming bout at the SSE Arena on 6 August.

Michael Conlan ‘all good’ after falling out of ring in loss to Leigh Wood
# World Title Fight
# World Title Fight

Michael Conlan ‘all good’ after falling out of ring in loss to Leigh Wood

Mar 13th 2022, 9:21 AM 11,590 Views 2 Comments

Wood’s emotional celebrations at retaining his WBA featherweight title became muted as his rival was attended to by medics.

Conlan to challenge Wood for featherweight belt in champion's hometown of Nottingham
# Behind Enemy Lines
# Behind Enemy Lines

Conlan to challenge Wood for featherweight belt in champion's hometown of Nottingham

Jan 7th 2022, 4:39 PM 6,042 Views 4 Comments

The Belfast man will hope his legion of travelling supporters make Nottingham feel like home on 12 March.

# michael-conlan - Last year 2021

Conlan: 'I hope that justice will be served and I'll have a bit of vindication by the end of this'
# Rio 2016
# Rio 2016

Conlan: 'I hope that justice will be served and I'll have a bit of vindication by the end of this'

Updated Sep 30th 2021, 8:02 PM 31,221 Views 20 Comments

Conlan’s loss was among 11 fights suspected of being fixed at 2016 Olympics, a report published today found.

Conlan loss among 11 fights suspected of being fixed at 2016 Olympics, report finds
# Corruption
# Corruption

Conlan loss among 11 fights suspected of being fixed at 2016 Olympics, report finds

Sep 30th 2021, 5:39 PM 38,542 Views 19 Comments

‘A system for the manipulation of bouts by officials existed at Rio,’ reads the report, which was investigated by Richard McLaren and his team.

Michael Conlan drops and decisions teak-tough TJ Doheny in front of 8,000-capacity crowd
# Falls Park
# Falls Park

Michael Conlan drops and decisions teak-tough TJ Doheny in front of 8,000-capacity crowd

Aug 7th 2021, 12:33 AM 94,941 Views 29 Comments

The Belfast man impressed as he beat Portlaoise’s former world champion by unanimous decision to edge closer to world-title contention.

Michael Conlan and TJ Doheny to square off in massive all-Irish clash at Belfast's Falls Park
# Derby
# Derby

Michael Conlan and TJ Doheny to square off in massive all-Irish clash at Belfast's Falls Park

Jun 30th 2021, 5:48 PM 9,430 Views 3 Comments

Former professional world champion Doheny will face former amateur world champion and ranked contender Conlan in the latter’s backyard.

Conlan lands the WBO international super-bantamweight title in London
# Boxing
# Boxing

Conlan lands the WBO international super-bantamweight title in London

May 1st 2021, 10:05 AM 14,314 Views 6 Comments

Conlan recorded a victory over Romania’s Ionut Baluta.

# michael-conlan - All time

Frampton and Conlan advertise world title claims with York Hall stoppages
# Saturday Night's Alright...
# Saturday Night's Alright...

Frampton and Conlan advertise world title claims with York Hall stoppages

Aug 16th 2020, 12:08 AM 13,759 Views 7 Comments

Frampton stopped Darren Traynor in the seventh, while Conlan stopped Sofiane Takoucht in final round.

Michael Conlan's St Patrick's Day fight postponed
# Boxing
# Boxing

Michael Conlan's St Patrick's Day fight postponed

Mar 13th 2020, 7:52 AM 9,945 Views 3 Comments

Top Rank Boxing has decided to postpone two scheduled events at Madison Square Garden over the coming days.

Conlan's St Patrick's Day fight at Madison Square Garden to take place behind closed doors
# Quieter Affair
# Quieter Affair

Conlan's St Patrick's Day fight at Madison Square Garden to take place behind closed doors

Mar 12th 2020, 5:43 PM 3,415 Views 0 Comments

The traditional sea of green will be absent this time around when the former Irish Olympic star fights at MSG on St Patrick’s Day.

Conlan to continue Madison Square Garden tradition in clash with Colombian
# Tuesday Night Fights
# Tuesday Night Fights

Conlan to continue Madison Square Garden tradition in clash with Colombian

Feb 4th 2020, 9:05 PM 5,832 Views 1 Comment

The unbeaten Irish featherweight will face Belmar Preciado in front of a sea of green at MSG on Tuesday, 17 March.

Rio revenge as Michael Conlan scores wide win against Olympic nemesis Nikitin
# Redemption
# Redemption

Rio revenge as Michael Conlan scores wide win against Olympic nemesis Nikitin

Dec 15th 2019, 9:43 AM 24,786 Views 10 Comments

Conlan wins 100-90, 99-91, and 98-92 to improve his unbeaten pro record.

No Rio Olympics referees or judges will be used at Tokyo 2020
# Boxing
# Boxing

No Rio Olympics referees or judges will be used at Tokyo 2020

Updated Nov 21st 2019, 8:49 AM 14,366 Views 8 Comments

Michael Conlan was on the wrong end of a controversial decision in the 2016 Olympics.

Conlan finally set for Rio 2016 revenge chance with Nikitin showdown confirmed for NYC
# Christmas Cracker
# Christmas Cracker

Conlan finally set for Rio 2016 revenge chance with Nikitin showdown confirmed for NYC

Oct 15th 2019, 12:50 PM 4,681 Views 2 Comments

It’s back on – the long-awaited reunion takes place on 14 December at Madison Square Garden.

Conlan set for major step up in opposition in December, and then a step down in weight for 2020
# New Direction
# New Direction

Conlan set for major step up in opposition in December, and then a step down in weight for 2020

Aug 27th 2019, 6:59 PM 4,611 Views 0 Comments

The 27-year-old could face a recent world champion when he shares a bill with Carl Frampton and Terence Crawford in New York.

Frampton and Conlan set to share Christmas bill with pound-for-pound star in New York
# Belfast's Finest
# Belfast's Finest

Frampton and Conlan set to share Christmas bill with pound-for-pound star in New York

Aug 21st 2019, 12:42 PM 7,932 Views 5 Comments

The Tiger’s Bay and Falls Road natives are pencilled in to prop up a Terence Crawford title defence at Madison Square Garden.

Big night for home hero Conlan as brilliant Belfast win moves him closer to world title shot
# Homecoming King
# Homecoming King

Big night for home hero Conlan as brilliant Belfast win moves him closer to world title shot

Aug 4th 2019, 10:10 AM 12,229 Views 12 Comments

The Belfast man went 12-0 after stopping Diego Alberto Ruiz at a sold-out Falls Park.

Mick Conlan ripped and ready as he weighs in for outdoor headliner in Belfast
# Chiseled
# Chiseled

Mick Conlan ripped and ready as he weighs in for outdoor headliner in Belfast

Aug 2nd 2019, 5:50 PM 16,617 Views 31 Comments

He squares off with Argentina’s Diego Alberto Ruiz at Falls Park tomorrow night, live on BT Sport.

I’ve had a target on my back since the amateurs: Conlan on song for Belfast 'coming-out party'
# Breakout
# Breakout

I’ve had a target on my back since the amateurs: Conlan on song for Belfast 'coming-out party'

Aug 1st 2019, 6:07 PM 6,246 Views 3 Comments

The Belfast man will wear a tribute to the recently killed Limerick boxer Kevin Sheehy, whose favourite fighter was Conlan himself.

World-title fight between Conlan and Warrington 'an appealing one for the fans' - Warren
# Getting Closer
# Getting Closer

World-title fight between Conlan and Warrington 'an appealing one for the fans' - Warren

Jul 31st 2019, 5:28 PM 5,008 Views 0 Comments

Conlan is currently ranked fifth by the WBO and 12th by the IBF, and headlines in Belfast this weekend.

Conlan finds new opponent after Russian Olympic rival withdraws through injury
# Replacement
# Replacement

Conlan finds new opponent after Russian Olympic rival withdraws through injury

Jul 3rd 2019, 1:29 PM 3,103 Views 0 Comments

The Belfast fighter will now face Argentine Diego Alberto Ruiz in his hometown next month.

Russian who 'beat' Conlan at Rio 2016 withdraws from their upcoming Belfast bout due to injury
# The Wait Goes On
# The Wait Goes On

Russian who 'beat' Conlan at Rio 2016 withdraws from their upcoming Belfast bout due to injury

Jun 27th 2019, 11:04 PM 10,684 Views 5 Comments

The Irishman will instead face ‘an opponent that’ll be a harder fight than Nikitin would have been’.

Conlan finally gets revenge chance against Russian who 'beat' him at Rio 2016
# Payback
# Payback

Conlan finally gets revenge chance against Russian who 'beat' him at Rio 2016

May 14th 2019, 1:13 PM 7,970 Views 6 Comments

The Irishman will face Olympic rival Vladimir Nikitin at Belfast’s Falls Park this August.

Michael Conlan set for outdoor summer fight in Belfast
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Michael Conlan set for outdoor summer fight in Belfast

May 7th 2019, 4:29 PM 5,819 Views 2 Comments

The former Irish Olympian could face his Rio 2016 ‘conqueror’, Vladimir Nikitin, in August.

Improved Conlan earns shutout win as he turns The Garden green for third straight year
# We Run New York
# We Run New York

Improved Conlan earns shutout win as he turns The Garden green for third straight year

Mar 18th 2019, 2:11 AM 16,721 Views 2 Comments

The Belfast man moved to 11-0, 6KOs with a polished display in front of a passionate Irish crowd in The Big Apple.

Olympic stars, Carroll and Spike fly flag for Ireland on massive St Patrick's weekend Stateside
# Gang's All There
# Gang's All There

Olympic stars, Carroll and Spike fly flag for Ireland on massive St Patrick's weekend Stateside

Mar 11th 2019, 4:31 PM 3,188 Views 1 Comment

The American fight scene will be painted green this coming weekend, with a host of Irish boxing stars in key fights.

Paddy Barnes and Rio 2016 Russian rival Nikitin join Conlan on St Patrick's Day card at MSG
# Unfinished Business
# Unfinished Business

Paddy Barnes and Rio 2016 Russian rival Nikitin join Conlan on St Patrick's Day card at MSG

Mar 4th 2019, 8:50 PM 5,115 Views 2 Comments

The Belfast man’s Olympic ‘conqueror’ wants vindication after they share a bill at Madison Square Garden this month.

Spike to make Boston return on bumper St Patrick's weekend for Irish boxing in America
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

Spike to make Boston return on bumper St Patrick's weekend for Irish boxing in America

Feb 6th 2019, 2:28 PM 4,474 Views 1 Comment

Katie Taylor and Jono Carroll have world-title fights on Friday 15 March, while Michael Conlan returns to Madison Square Garden on St Patrick’s Day.

Michael Conlan eases to victory ahead of bigger test in Belfast
# In The Bank
# In The Bank

Michael Conlan eases to victory ahead of bigger test in Belfast

May 13th 2018, 12:56 AM 9,598 Views 1 Comment

Conlan will headline in Belfast on 30 June versus a former world title challenger.

Michael Conlan to fight on home soil for the first time this summer
# Homecoming
# Homecoming

Michael Conlan to fight on home soil for the first time this summer

Apr 21st 2018, 5:16 PM 5,853 Views 7 Comments

Michael Conlan will fight at Belfast’s SSE Odyssey Arena on 30 June.

Conlan to get shot at 'revenge' for Rio robbery as Russian nemesis joins him at Top Rank
# Huge Fight
# Huge Fight

Conlan to get shot at 'revenge' for Rio robbery as Russian nemesis joins him at Top Rank

Apr 19th 2018, 10:07 PM 30,677 Views 22 Comments

“It’ll be huge. It’ll be absolutely huge.”

Michael Conlan destroys Hungarian opponent inside two rounds
# Easy Work
# Easy Work

Michael Conlan destroys Hungarian opponent inside two rounds

Mar 18th 2018, 2:49 AM 14,626 Views 4 Comments

6-0, 5 KOs.

Conlan confirms permanent relocation to London as he teams up with leading UK trainer
# Big Move
# Big Move

Conlan confirms permanent relocation to London as he teams up with leading UK trainer

Jan 24th 2018, 3:23 PM 6,292 Views 2 Comments

‘Obviously I’ll be fighting in Belfast for my homecoming, but fight-wise, I’ll still be USA-based,’ Conlan tells The42.

Oscar Valdez and Scott Quigg close to sealing fight for WBO World featherweight title
# Firefight
# Firefight

Oscar Valdez and Scott Quigg close to sealing fight for WBO World featherweight title

Jan 3rd 2018, 11:54 AM 2,275 Views 0 Comments

Carl Frampton will be an interested observer in March.

'Any shows where I'm the main event, RTÉ can - and will - have them, no matter what'
# Homebird
# Homebird

'Any shows where I'm the main event, RTÉ can - and will - have them, no matter what'

Jan 1st 2018, 9:31 PM 63,461 Views 12 Comments

Michael Conlan is keen for RTÉ to broadcast his Belfast homecoming this summer.

'Rio was the worst thing that had ever happened to me, but it was a blessing in disguise'
# War And Peace
# War And Peace

'Rio was the worst thing that had ever happened to me, but it was a blessing in disguise'

Dec 25th 2017, 8:41 PM 25,232 Views 9 Comments

It took him five fights, but Michael Conlan feels he has finally found his feet as a professional boxer.

Conlan coasts to victory in the Garden to end first year as a pro undefeated
# Garden Party
# Garden Party

Conlan coasts to victory in the Garden to end first year as a pro undefeated

Dec 10th 2017, 9:00 AM 20,213 Views 14 Comments

The Belfast featherweight defeated Luis Fernando Molina on the undercard of Lomachenko-Rigondeaux.

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