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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
# Drafted Down Under
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# Drafted Down Under

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

Oct 23rd 2018, 8:20 AM 8,453 Views 3 Comments

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
# Irish Takeover
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# Irish Takeover

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

Jul 3rd 2018, 10:25 AM 4,285 Views 15 Comments

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
# Céad Míle Fáilte
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# Céad Míle Fáilte

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

Jul 28th 2015, 2:46 PM 5,716 Views 2 Comments

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
# Old School Cool
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# Old School Cool

26 signs that you're an Irish MMA hipster

Jul 14th 2015, 2:00 PM 19,856 Views 4 Comments

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
# Irish Takeover
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# Irish Takeover

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

Jun 16th 2015, 11:30 PM 4,928 Views 3 Comments

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
# Golden Generation
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# Golden Generation

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

Jun 10th 2015, 8:43 PM 7,231 Views 1 Comment

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

# irish-takeover - Saturday 30 May, 2015

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

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

May 30th 2015, 3:42 PM 27,181 Views 84 Comments

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
# Cage Contenders
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# Cage Contenders

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

Apr 30th 2015, 9:10 PM 9,059 Views 1 Comment

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
# Interview
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# Interview

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

Apr 11th 2015, 2:15 PM 6,021 Views 4 Comments

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
# Irish Invasion
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# Irish Invasion

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

Mar 31st 2015, 12:06 PM 20,175 Views 73 Comments

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
# Irish Takeover
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# Irish Takeover

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

Mar 24th 2015, 8:35 PM 7,896 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 24th 2015, 9:59 AM 8,323 Views 7 Comments

‘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?
# Irish Takeover
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# Irish Takeover

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

Mar 22nd 2015, 8:45 PM 5,664 Views 1 Comment

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
# Irish Takeover
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# Irish Takeover

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

Mar 10th 2015, 9:24 PM 6,289 Views 4 Comments

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'
# The New Guy
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# The New Guy

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

Jan 23rd 2015, 5:09 PM 8,822 Views 7 Comments

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

# irish-takeover - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

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

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

Jan 6th 2015, 2:23 PM 7,006 Views 10 Comments

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
# The New Batch
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# The New Batch

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

Jan 5th 2015, 3:42 PM 28,110 Views 12 Comments

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
# Irish Takeover
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# Irish Takeover

A flawless night at UFC Dublin - My 2014 sporting moment

Dec 30th 2014, 7:00 PM 2,165 Views 4 Comments

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
# Relived
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# Relived

UFC Dublin revisited: The night the Irish took over

Dec 25th 2014, 6:00 PM 3,547 Views 0 Comments

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
# Irish Takeover
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# Irish Takeover

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

Dec 6th 2014, 1:45 PM 4,560 Views 3 Comments

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
# Irish Takeover
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# Irish Takeover

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

Oct 4th 2014, 7:15 AM 2,629 Views 2 Comments

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
# Invasion
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# Invasion

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

Sep 27th 2014, 9:09 AM 15,446 Views 16 Comments

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
# Preview
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# Preview

McGregor faces biggest test yet as Poirier awaits in Sin City

Sep 27th 2014, 7:15 AM 5,931 Views 6 Comments

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?