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#Fighting Irish

# fighting-irish - Monday 11 November, 2019

Three Irish dates announced for Cage Warriors in 2020

The promotion is coming to Belfast and Cork next year.

# fighting-irish - Friday 8 February, 2019

'We're going out there to win and we will win. That's our attitude'

There’s a nice Laois flavour to the Ireland Women as they gear up for a huge clash in Scotland tonight.

# fighting-irish - Saturday 20 October, 2018

From The42 Boom-Boom Kennedy and the magic behind the Celtic Warrior gym Fighting Irish This post contains videos

Boom-Boom Kennedy and the magic behind the Celtic Warrior gym

Garda Niall Kennedy will fight in Boston this weekend along with fellow Irish boxers Katie Taylor, Sean McComb and James Tennyson.

# fighting-irish - Friday 17 August, 2018

Big night ahead for Gallagher as unbeaten 21-year-old eyes world title shot in Dublin

A shot at the bantamweight belt is at stake at Bellator 204, according to the Irish fighter.

# fighting-irish - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

UFC still not ruling out Dublin return in 2018 despite Liverpool detour

The MMA organisation’s reported event in the Irish capital on 27 May is set to take place in Liverpool instead.

# fighting-irish - Friday 2 February, 2018

Opinion: Suggesting the 'Fighting Irish' mascot of Notre Dame is offensive is neglectful to history

Notre Dame is an iconic marker of the various expressions of Irishness in this country, writes Eugene O’Driscoll.

# fighting-irish - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Is the Notre Dame 'Fighting Irish' mascot offensive? This US sports broadcaster thinks so

“Pernicious, negative stereotypes of marginalised people that offend even some among them should be changed.”

# fighting-irish - 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.

# fighting-irish - Saturday 13 May, 2017

From The Daily Edge This photo of Conor McGregor and Katie Taylor meeting for the first time will make all Irish people smile Fighting Irish

# fighting-irish - Monday 1 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge Coldplay introduced a Christy Moore classic to their Boston crowd Fighting Irish

# fighting-irish - Thursday 28 July, 2016

From The42 Ireland v Mexico: Frampton/Santa Cruz only the latest in a long history of fights Head To Head

Ireland v Mexico: Frampton/Santa Cruz only the latest in a long history of fights

In anticipation of this weekend’s big fight, we take a look back at some of the most notable fights between both countries.

# fighting-irish - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Where could McGregor vs. Mendes rank among the greatest Irish fights of all time?

McGregor headlines the UFC 189 in Las Vegas next weekend.

# fighting-irish - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From The42 A Waterford MMA fighter is becoming a big name in South Africa Fighting Irish This post contains videos

A Waterford MMA fighter is becoming a big name in South Africa

Peter Queally is a team-mate of Conor McGregor’s.

# fighting-irish - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge New York bar causes uproar with 'no Irish drunks' sign Payback

New York bar causes uproar with 'no Irish drunks' sign

The bar’s owner was forced to change it to something a bit… lighter.

# fighting-irish - Monday 12 August, 2013

LeBron James gives cool new uniforms to his old high school

Those helmets are sweet.

# fighting-irish - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Notre Dame football unveils its flashy new 'Shamrock Series' uniform

We want a pair of these gloves for our Junior C games.

# fighting-irish - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Croke Park set to host 'multiple' American football college games Exclusive

It is believed that GAA headquarters could host as many as three games in the next five years.

# fighting-irish - Thursday 21 February, 2013

From The42 What would an Irish NFL team be called? Speculation

What would an Irish NFL team be called?

From the Cowboy Builders to the Dublin Bus, we take a look at possible Irish NFL teams

# fighting-irish - Thursday 24 January, 2013

From The42 ESPN obtain phone records appearing to back up Manti Te'o story Manti

ESPN obtain phone records appearing to back up Manti Te'o story

An unnamed source presented data to corroborate Te’o's tale of long calls with Lennay Kekua.

# fighting-irish - Monday 7 January, 2013

From The42 Notre Dame v Alabama, BCS National Championship preview Preview

Notre Dame v Alabama, BCS National Championship preview

Can the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame hold back Alabama’s Crimson Tide to claim college football’s BCS National Championship?

# fighting-irish - Sunday 6 January, 2013

From The42 VIDEO: Notre Dame and Alabama season highlights Hype This post contains videos

VIDEO: Notre Dame and Alabama season highlights

Hype video released to promote Monday’s BCS National Championship game.

# fighting-irish - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Fighting might have led to evolution of fists

Humans are the “poster children for violence” say researchers.

# fighting-irish - Sunday 16 December, 2012

From The42 Notre Dame's Brian Kelly named Coach of the Year GOOD OMEN

Notre Dame's Brian Kelly named Coach of the Year

Fighting Irish coach honoured for guiding his side to an undefeated season.

From The42 VIDEO: Highlights of Notre Dame's undefeated season Undefeated This post contains videos

VIDEO: Highlights of Notre Dame's undefeated season

With less than a month until their BCS National Championship game, someone has put together a highlight package.

# fighting-irish - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Small increase in number of overseas visitors to Ireland

Figures for August to October show a 1.6 per cent increase in visitors when compared to the same period in 2011.

# fighting-irish - Sunday 25 November, 2012

Trojan effort gives unbeaten Notre Dame a fighting title shot

Their season began in Dublin but will conclude with a BCS championship game in Miami, Florida.

# fighting-irish - Sunday 4 November, 2012

From The42 Luck of the Irish: Notre Dame beats Pittsburgh in triple overtime Last Gasp This post contains videos

Luck of the Irish: Notre Dame beats Pittsburgh in triple overtime

Coach Brian Kelly admitted his side “overcame a lot tonight” following their dramatic win.

# fighting-irish - Sunday 7 October, 2012

From The42 Record breaking Fighting Irish march on Fighting Irish This post contains videos

Record breaking Fighting Irish march on

Notre Dame make their best start to an NCAA football season in a decade.

# fighting-irish - Sunday 23 September, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Two players carry the ball in for a touchdown Mine This post contains videos

VIDEO: Two players carry the ball in for a touchdown

Only one of them could be credited with the score though.

# fighting-irish - Sunday 2 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Notre Dame's marching band plays 'Call Me Maybe' in Dublin Inescapable This post contains videos

VIDEO: Notre Dame's marching band plays 'Call Me Maybe' in Dublin

The Fighting Irish’s marching band was one of the star attractions at the Aviva Stadium yesterday.

# fighting-irish - Saturday 1 September, 2012

From The42 49,000 fans watch on as Notre Dame cruise to victory in Aviva Success

49,000 fans watch on as Notre Dame cruise to victory in Aviva

It is expected that today’s Emerald Isle Classic will be worth in the region of €100m to the Irish economy.

Pictures: Mass held for Notre Dame fans at Dublin Castle Gathering This post contains images

Pictures: Mass held for Notre Dame fans at Dublin Castle

A grand bit of mass for our American visitors this morning…

# fighting-irish - Thursday 30 August, 2012

From The42 The Irish hit Ireland: Notre Dame's footballers touch down in Dublin Emerald Isle Classic This post contains videos

The Irish hit Ireland: Notre Dame's footballers touch down in Dublin

VIDEO: After a pleasant six-and-a-half hour jaunt across the Atlantic, Brian Kelly and his men are in town ahead of Saturday’s Aviva Stadium showdown.

# fighting-irish - Monday 7 May, 2012

From The42 Fighting Irish: Rugby brawl results in two red cards Fight Club This post contains videos

Fighting Irish: Rugby brawl results in two red cards

London Irish ran in six tries against Gloucester this weekend but it’s the punches everyone will remember.

# fighting-irish - Saturday 1 October, 2011

Irish maintain Baku form with two more wins

Darren O’Neill and David Oliver Joyce were in action on Saturday and both came through their respective bouts with little difficulty.