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# Aaron McKenna

    # getting mouthy
    Aaron McKenna extends winning record with stoppage of Argentine Benitez
    The Monaghan fighter won by technical knock-out after his opponent spat out his gumshield.
    # Pride of Smithborough
    Monaghan's Aaron McKenna wins WBC youth world title with 14th pro victory
    Stevie McKenna needed just 68 seconds to stop his opponent on the same card in Crystal Palace, London this evening.
    # Brothers in Arms
    Double trouble: Monaghan's McKenna bros earn stoppage victories against durable foes
    Aaron became the first man in 79 to stop Jordan Grannum, while Stevie adjusted to halt another teak-tough veteran in MJ Hall.
    # Double trouble
    Monaghan's McKenna brothers to fight on same bill for first time, live on British TV
    Older brother Stevie will fight twice in as many weekends while Aaron will dust off the cobwebs at the end of a pandemic-stalled career year.
    # Hitman For Hire
    Stevie McKenna to fight on UK TV for first time next weekend
    The former Irish Elite amateur champion has seen his career take a temporary detour during the pandemic.
    # farney goes to hollywood
    'Who'd have thought two guys from Smithborough would have Freddie Roach standing in their corner?'
    Three ‘ordinary human beings’ from Monaghan have added a boxing legend to their arsenal as they try to do something extraordinary halfway across the world.
    # what a move
    McKenna brothers join forces with legendary trainer Freddie Roach
    The Hall-of-Fame trainer will take the Smithborough siblings under his wing at his Wild Card gym in Hollywood.
    # The Silencer
    Aaron McKenna's first fight of 2020 booked for March
    The 20-year-old will look to move to 11-0 at The Forum in Inglewood, California, in eight weeks’ time.
    # LA story
    Impressive KO wins for Jason Quigley and Aaron McKenna in California
    ‘There’ll be a belt on the line in the next couple of fights for me,’ says Quigley.
    # Momentum
    Stevie McKenna will seek a third straight pro victory on Saturday week
    The light-welterweight has won his first two professional contests inside the opening round.
    # World Class
    McKenna brothers add renowned former world trainer of the year to coaching team
    The Smithborough youngsters will now work with Robert Garcia.
    # California dreaming
    Monaghan star Aaron McKenna returns to the ring in California seeking ninth consecutive win
    The 20-year-old boxer beat Mexico’s Daniel Perales inside two rounds a fortnight ago.
    # Flying High
    Monaghan's Aaron McKenna moves to 8-0 with second round stoppage win in California
    The 19-year-old maintained his perfect record with a one-sided victory against Daniel Perales.
    # locked and loaded
    'They don't know how we ended up out here in California - two Irish lads aged 22 and 19'
    Stevie McKenna returns to the ring for his second professional bout in California tonight.
    # Sucking diesel
    Irish youngster McKenna to have 8th professional fight in California next month
    ‘The Silencer’ [7-0, 4KOs] takes to the ring just over a week after his older brother, Stevie, has his second pro bout.
    # Next
    Stevie McKenna looking to add to impressive debut KO as second fight is confirmed
    The 22-year-old is the older brother of Aaron McKenna and, in his own right, one of the country’s best boxing prospects.
    # super start stateside
    Monaghan boxing star Stevie McKenna cruises to dream pro debut victory
    The 21-year-old, older brother of Aaron, made a real statement on his punch-for-pay bow.
    # Hitman
    Stevie McKenna to make long-awaited professional boxing debut next month
    The former Irish Elite champion and European Youth silver medalist has been training in California for almost a year.
    # Tough test
    Aaron McKenna to face unbeaten, larger Mexican in 7th pro fight
    ‘The Silencer’ from Co. Monaghan will face the naturally larger Loretto Olivas [3-0, 1KO] on 30 March.
    # Something's in the water
    The shed out the back where the McKenna brothers' boxing dream began
    Aaron and Stevie McKenna now live in California while pursuing their dreams of world titles.
    # The McKennas
    'It's great that our dad is there to tell us to calm down if things go out of control a wee bit'
    Monaghan youngsters Aaron and Stevie McKenna talk life in California, adding Kendrick Lamar to their American fanbase, and sparring the great Vasyl Lomachenko.
    # The lads
    Monaghan youngster McKenna spars pound-for-pound star Lomachenko ahead of new-year debut
    The Smithborough stylist is expected to make his pro debut with Golden Boy Promotions early in the new year.
    # Double act
    Stevie McKenna expected to sign with major US promoter as he begins pro career
    The42 understands that Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions are in talks to sign the Monaghan lightweight.
    # The Silencer
    Kendrick Lamar comes to watch McKenna as Irish teenager lays waste to opponent in California
    The Smithborough young gun showed trademark poise in his disposal of a heavy-handed Mexican foe.
    # Double trouble
    'It'll be unbelievable to have two brothers from Monaghan fighting over here in Los Angeles'
    Monaghan teenager Aaron McKenna returns to the ring live on ESPN on Thursday night.
    # All The Stars
    McKenna brothers add Kendrick Lamar to list of fans ahead of Aaron's ESPN fight next week
    Aaron McKenna will open ESPN2 and ESPN Deportes’ TV broadcast on 8 November.
    # sponsored athlete
    Monaghan's teen boxing prodigy Aaron McKenna signs endorsement deal with Adidas
    The Smithborough star will be kitted out in adidas boxing gear for the next two years at least.
    # big break
    Golden Boy president: Vegas win will make Spike the no.1 middleweight contender in the world
    Eric Gomez also told The42 that Golden Boy are open to putting on a show in Ireland once Jason Quigley wins a world title.
    # sweet science
    'Ah, I should be grand!': Cork teenager to fight twice in Tijuana before knuckling down for the Leaving Cert
    The 17-year-old will become Ireland’s youngest professional boxer in Mexico later this month.
    # divil a fear
    'Some experience to get at 19!': McKenna sparred Amir Khan less than a week after his 5th pro win
    Five days after Aaron McKenna’s abrasive fifth pro win, he hopped in the ring for a go-around with Amir Khan.
    # 5-0
    Monaghan's McKenna emphatically emerges from decent slugfest in 5th pro fight
    The 19-year-old enjoyed a decent learning fight overnight in Tinsel Town.
    # The Silencer
    Irish fans can watch teen sensation Aaron McKenna's fifth pro fight in Hollywood tonight
    The teenage ‘Silencer”s ascent to stardom continues live on Facebook in the wee hours of Sunday morning.
    # Perfect match
    The U.S. startup steering top Irish talents toward the top of the boxing world
    Sheer Sports guide the careers of boxers Jason Quigley and Aaron McKenna, and they’re on the lookout for more Irish talent.
    # Future Star
    Monaghan's McKenna lands 5th pro fight in Hollywood - and Irish fans will be able to watch it
    ‘The Silencer”s ascent to stardom will continue on Saturday 11 August, and his fight will be available for all to watch.
    # The Silencer
    Monaghan's McKenna picks up third straight stoppage as Sugar Ray Leonard watches on in Santa Monica
    Aaron McKenna moved to 4-0(3KOs) after bashing up Darrel Harris last night.
    # teenage dreams
    Monaghan's Aaron McKenna weighs in for 4th pro bout at Sugar Ray Leonard fight night
    The 18-year-old former European Schoolboys champion and Euro Youth silver medalist fights in front of an icon tomorrow night.
    # Big Night
    Monaghan boxing star McKenna to fight in front of Sugar Ray Leonard next month
    Aaron McKenna will take to the ring for the fourth time as a pro at a prestigious event in his new hometown.
    # hitting the bigtime
    Monaghan boxing star Stevie McKenna joins brother Aaron in turning pro across the pond
    Stevie McKenna will relocate to California to begin his professional career next month.
    # peach
    Irish teen Aaron McKenna scores another impressive first-round knockout in California
    Ireland and Golden Boy Promotions’ youngest professional fighter moves to 3-0 (2KOs) in style.
    # stepping up
    Monaghan teenager McKenna to fight live-dog opponent in California on Thursday
    ‘The Silencer’ returns to Fantasy Springs on Thursday night for his third professional bout.
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