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#Fighting Irish

# fighting-irish - Monday 11 November, 2019

Three Irish dates announced for Cage Warriors in 2020
# Dates For The Diary
From The42
# Dates For The Diary

Three Irish dates announced for Cage Warriors in 2020

Nov 11th 2019, 5:14 PM 5,408 Views 0 Comments

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'
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

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

Feb 8th 2019, 7:00 AM 4,259 Views 0 Comments

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

Boom-Boom Kennedy and the magic behind the Celtic Warrior gym
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

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

Oct 20th 2018, 10:00 AM 9,813 Views 3 Comments

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
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

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

Aug 17th 2018, 6:45 AM 7,530 Views 8 Comments

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
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

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

Mar 20th 2018, 4:29 PM 4,299 Views 2 Comments

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
# Voices
# Voices

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

Feb 2nd 2018, 7:01 AM 46,522 Views 55 Comments

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
# Leprechaun Hunt
# Leprechaun Hunt

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

Jan 31st 2018, 4:22 PM 46,502 Views 107 Comments

“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!'
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

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

Jun 21st 2017, 2:59 PM 34,766 Views 46 Comments

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

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

This photo of Conor McGregor and Katie Taylor meeting for the first time will make all Irish people smile

May 13th 2017, 3:24 PM 8,760 Views 2 Comments

The lads!

# fighting-irish - Monday 1 August, 2016

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

Coldplay introduced a Christy Moore classic to their Boston crowd

Aug 1st 2016, 4:10 PM 10,294 Views 4 Comments

Riiiiiiide on.

# fighting-irish - Thursday 28 July, 2016

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

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

Jul 28th 2016, 7:00 AM 4,472 Views 6 Comments

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?
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

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

Jul 4th 2015, 7:15 AM 6,722 Views 26 Comments

McGregor headlines the UFC 189 in Las Vegas next weekend.

# fighting-irish - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

A Waterford MMA fighter is becoming a big name in South Africa
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

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

Mar 24th 2015, 1:52 PM 7,913 Views 1 Comment

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

# fighting-irish - Saturday 26 July, 2014

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

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

Jul 26th 2014, 4:02 PM 9,320 Views 10 Comments

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
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

LeBron James gives cool new uniforms to his old high school

Aug 12th 2013, 7:05 PM 3,520 Views 1 Comment

Those helmets are sweet.

# fighting-irish - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Notre Dame football unveils its flashy new 'Shamrock Series' uniform
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

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

Aug 6th 2013, 3:53 PM 3,460 Views 0 Comments

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
# Set For Touchdown?
From The42
# Set For Touchdown?

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

Jul 9th 2013, 8:00 AM 20,723 Views 33 Comments

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

# fighting-irish - Thursday 21 February, 2013

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

What would an Irish NFL team be called?

Feb 21st 2013, 1:08 PM 2,616 Views 14 Comments

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

# fighting-irish - Thursday 24 January, 2013

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

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

Jan 24th 2013, 8:32 AM 1,107 Views 0 Comments

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

# fighting-irish - Monday 7 January, 2013

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

Notre Dame v Alabama, BCS National Championship preview

Jan 7th 2013, 7:20 AM 1,359 Views 0 Comments

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

VIDEO: Notre Dame and Alabama season highlights
# Hype
From The42
# Hype

VIDEO: Notre Dame and Alabama season highlights

Jan 6th 2013, 12:00 PM 874 Views 2 Comments

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
# Fists Of Fury
# Fists Of Fury

Fighting might have led to evolution of fists

Dec 20th 2012, 5:48 PM 5,624 Views 22 Comments

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

# fighting-irish - Sunday 16 December, 2012

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

Notre Dame's Brian Kelly named Coach of the Year

Dec 16th 2012, 5:59 PM 903 Views 1 Comment

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

VIDEO: Highlights of Notre Dame's undefeated season
# Undefeated
From The42
# Undefeated

VIDEO: Highlights of Notre Dame's undefeated season

Dec 16th 2012, 2:15 PM 1,087 Views 0 Comments

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
# Tourism
# Tourism

Small increase in number of overseas visitors to Ireland

Nov 28th 2012, 1:47 PM 2,461 Views 4 Comments

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
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

Trojan effort gives unbeaten Notre Dame a fighting title shot

Nov 25th 2012, 10:36 AM 1,707 Views 1 Comment

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

# fighting-irish - Sunday 4 November, 2012

Luck of the Irish: Notre Dame beats Pittsburgh in triple overtime
# Last Gasp
From The42
# Last Gasp

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

Nov 4th 2012, 12:11 PM 1,026 Views 3 Comments

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

# fighting-irish - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Record breaking Fighting Irish march on
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

Record breaking Fighting Irish march on

Oct 7th 2012, 11:55 AM 1,325 Views 1 Comment

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

# fighting-irish - Sunday 23 September, 2012

VIDEO: Two players carry the ball in for a touchdown
# Mine
From The42
# Mine

VIDEO: Two players carry the ball in for a touchdown

Sep 23rd 2012, 10:58 AM 1,093 Views 1 Comment

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

# fighting-irish - Sunday 2 September, 2012

VIDEO: Notre Dame's marching band plays 'Call Me Maybe' in Dublin
# Inescapable
From The Daily Edge
# Inescapable

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

Sep 2nd 2012, 12:10 PM 8,563 Views 13 Comments

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

# fighting-irish - Saturday 1 September, 2012

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

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

Sep 1st 2012, 6:06 PM 13,680 Views 57 Comments

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
# Gathering

Pictures: Mass held for Notre Dame fans at Dublin Castle

Sep 1st 2012, 1:24 PM 10,139 Views 106 Comments

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

# fighting-irish - Thursday 30 August, 2012

The Irish hit Ireland: Notre Dame's footballers touch down in Dublin
# Emerald Isle Classic
From The42
# Emerald Isle Classic

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

Aug 30th 2012, 3:08 PM 2,064 Views 1 Comment

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

Fighting Irish: Rugby brawl results in two red cards
# Fight Club
From The42
# Fight Club

Fighting Irish: Rugby brawl results in two red cards

May 7th 2012, 11:30 AM 1,582 Views 2 Comments

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
# Fighting Irish
From The42
# Fighting Irish

Irish maintain Baku form with two more wins

Oct 1st 2011, 6:03 PM 192 Views 0 Comments

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