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# ko - Saturday 13 November, 2021

Cris Cyborg defeats Ireland's Sinéad Kavanagh by first-round knockout at Bellator 271
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Cris Cyborg defeats Ireland's Sinéad Kavanagh by first-round knockout at Bellator 271

Nov 13th 2021, 9:33 AM 11,421 Views 3 Comments

The fight lasted just over 90 seconds as the Brazilian retained her featherweight title.

# ko - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Canelo crushes Yildirim to retain super middleweight crown, Saunders up next
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Canelo crushes Yildirim to retain super middleweight crown, Saunders up next

Feb 28th 2021, 9:21 AM 5,822 Views 1 Comment

The Mexican won by knockout in Miami, and is now eyeing Billy Joe Saunders and the WBO belt.

# ko - Thursday 20 September, 2018

'Of course it's a setback but if it's not safe, it's not safe': 100,000 turned away as Ali knocks out Ploughing
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'Of course it's a setback but if it's not safe, it's not safe': 100,000 turned away as Ali knocks out Ploughing

Sep 20th 2018, 12:05 AM 30,658 Views 17 Comments

The National Ploughing Championships is set to reopen today.

# ko - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Here are the 10 best UFC knockouts of 2017 — but which is your number one?
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Here are the 10 best UFC knockouts of 2017 — but which is your number one?

Jan 2nd 2018, 5:13 PM 8,194 Views 9 Comments

No shortage of spectacular finishes via strikes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship over the past 12 months.

# ko - Friday 3 February, 2017

Rugby star Quade Cooper wins third pro boxing fight with brutal stoppage
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Rugby star Quade Cooper wins third pro boxing fight with brutal stoppage

Feb 3rd 2017, 12:06 PM 15,422 Views 12 Comments

Once again Australia rugby star Quade Cooper proved more than adept in the boxing ring.

# ko - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Johnson puts a halt to the Poirier renaissance at UFC Fight Night 94
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Johnson puts a halt to the Poirier renaissance at UFC Fight Night 94

Sep 18th 2016, 9:30 AM 6,735 Views 1 Comment

The 30-year-old made it look easy in Texas.

# ko - Monday 12 September, 2016

Joe Rogan says concussed fighters shouldn't be interviewed following Overeem's tap claim
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Joe Rogan says concussed fighters shouldn't be interviewed following Overeem's tap claim

Sep 12th 2016, 3:07 PM 10,914 Views 6 Comments

Overeem was knocked out by Stipe Miocic at UFC 203.

# ko - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson ended Glover Teixeira's night after 13 seconds with this brutal KO
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Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson ended Glover Teixeira's night after 13 seconds with this brutal KO

Aug 21st 2016, 4:42 AM 10,987 Views 2 Comments

It’ll be Daniel Cormier up next.

# ko - Saturday 4 June, 2016

The story behind one of the most iconic sports photos of all time
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The story behind one of the most iconic sports photos of all time

Jun 4th 2016, 8:00 PM 92,390 Views 21 Comments

Boxing great Muhammad Ali has passed away at the age of 74.

# ko - Saturday 21 May, 2016

David Haye's comeback continues with second-round KO in London
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David Haye's comeback continues with second-round KO in London

May 21st 2016, 10:45 PM 13,006 Views 22 Comments

The referee intervened just one minute and 35 seconds into the second round.

# ko - Saturday 16 January, 2016

David Haye marks comeback with first-round knockout of Mark de Mori
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David Haye marks comeback with first-round knockout of Mark de Mori

Jan 16th 2016, 10:30 PM 13,668 Views 28 Comments

His much-awaited comeback was over in the blink of an eye.

# ko - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Gian Villante's perfect KO was one of the main highlights from UFC 193
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Gian Villante's perfect KO was one of the main highlights from UFC 193

Nov 15th 2015, 7:40 AM 9,216 Views 1 Comment

Not a bad way for Gian Villante to get back to winning ways.

# ko - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Conlan maintains unbeaten record with dominant knock-out win in Dublin
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Conlan maintains unbeaten record with dominant knock-out win in Dublin

Nov 7th 2015, 10:04 PM 10,326 Views 0 Comments

It was a big night of boxing at the National Stadium.

# ko - Friday 18 September, 2015

Max Holloway's unbeaten run is finally ended... by his 3-year-old son
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Max Holloway's unbeaten run is finally ended... by his 3-year-old son

Sep 18th 2015, 9:52 PM 6,499 Views 2 Comments

That’s a left hook and a half.

# ko - Sunday 12 April, 2015

UFC fighter earns $50,000 bonus for eight-second KO
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UFC fighter earns $50,000 bonus for eight-second KO

Apr 12th 2015, 9:59 AM 7,545 Views 1 Comment

It was the second-fastest KO in UFC welterweight history.

# ko - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Buster Douglas remembers knocking out Iron Mike Tyson, 25 years ago today
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Buster Douglas remembers knocking out Iron Mike Tyson, 25 years ago today

Feb 11th 2015, 8:56 AM 5,521 Views 4 Comments

It was the upper-cut that rocked the boxing world.

# ko - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

We can't get enough of this video of the Top 10 Knockouts of 2014 from Cage Warriors
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We can't get enough of this video of the Top 10 Knockouts of 2014 from Cage Warriors

Jan 28th 2015, 5:56 PM 4,404 Views 2 Comments

Irish duo Joseph Duffy and Tommy McCafferty have made the list.

# ko - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

VIDEO: Rugby League player suffers 'butt-cheek knockout'
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VIDEO: Rugby League player suffers 'butt-cheek knockout'

Jun 25th 2014, 11:04 AM 4,626 Views 5 Comments

Of all the ways to go down, butt to the face is one of the worst.

# ko - Sunday 1 June, 2014

'I think... I got knocked the f*** out' - Groves reacts to KO on Twitter
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'I think... I got knocked the f*** out' - Groves reacts to KO on Twitter

Jun 1st 2014, 10:14 AM 12,560 Views 11 Comments

The Englishman was sent tumbling by Carl Froch in the eight round of their rematch.

# ko - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Fritz fiasco a stark reminder that rugby needs ongoing concern around head injuries
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Fritz fiasco a stark reminder that rugby needs ongoing concern around head injuries

May 10th 2014, 2:40 PM 9,138 Views 9 Comments

The French international was knocked out against Racing Métro but returned to play 14 minutes later.

# ko - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

World's quickest MMA bout lasts just 1.7 seconds
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World's quickest MMA bout lasts just 1.7 seconds

Mar 19th 2014, 3:36 PM 7,428 Views 9 Comments

Pity poor Sam Heron.

# ko - Friday 3 January, 2014

Chabal handed 3-week ban for knockout punch
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Chabal handed 3-week ban for knockout punch

Jan 3rd 2014, 6:17 PM 6,693 Views 9 Comments

The former French star could have faced a 12-month suspension.

# ko - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Terrifying boxing knockout is captured in slow-motion GIF
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Terrifying boxing knockout is captured in slow-motion GIF

Aug 21st 2013, 1:48 PM 7,380 Views 7 Comments

I believe the word you are looking for is “OOOOF.”

# ko - Sunday 11 August, 2013

Frightening KO as Deontay Wilder stretches his unbeaten run
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Frightening KO as Deontay Wilder stretches his unbeaten run

Aug 11th 2013, 1:05 PM 3,090 Views 1 Comment

The young American heavyweight made it 29 KOs from 29 fights against Siarhei Liakhovich on Friday night.

# ko - Sunday 30 June, 2013

Macklin defeated by Golovkin in 3rd round KO
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Macklin defeated by Golovkin in 3rd round KO

Jun 30th 2013, 9:48 AM 2,622 Views 2 Comments

The Irish boxer failed to curtail the Kazakh fighter’s incredible record.

# ko - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

VIDEO: The hardest knock out punch you've ever seen
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VIDEO: The hardest knock out punch you've ever seen

Feb 13th 2013, 9:50 PM 24,478 Views 1 Comment

It’s just a pity it didn’t land anywhere near his opponent.

# ko - Monday 5 November, 2012

Floyd Mayweather Jr won $1 million on a college football game
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Floyd Mayweather Jr won $1 million on a college football game

Nov 5th 2012, 4:26 PM 2,340 Views 1 Comment

He never seems to tell us when he loses does he?

# ko - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Blow for England: Frank Lampard ruled out of Euro 2012
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Blow for England: Frank Lampard ruled out of Euro 2012

May 31st 2012, 6:15 PM 523 Views 4 Comments

The Chelsea midfielder will be replaced by Jordan Henderson, who had a torrid first season with Liverpool.

# ko - Sunday 22 April, 2012

‘We weren’t sure were we going to get anybody qualified’ — says boxing coach Walsh
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‘We weren’t sure were we going to get anybody qualified’ — says boxing coach Walsh

Apr 22nd 2012, 7:15 AM 561 Views 0 Comments

Joe Ward won’t be in London this summer.

# ko - Thursday 29 March, 2012

Kings of the ring: how Irish amateur boxing is punching above it
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Kings of the ring: how Irish amateur boxing is punching above it

Mar 29th 2012, 9:00 PM 1,549 Views 2 Comments

From an under-funded, under-exposed game to a high-achieving sport close to the heart of the Irish sporting public.

# ko - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Dr. Steelhammer applies 4th-round anaesthetic
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Dr. Steelhammer applies 4th-round anaesthetic

Mar 4th 2012, 11:13 AM 522 Views 0 Comments

Heavyweight champ Wladimir Klitschko retained his WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO titles with victory over Jean-Marc Mormeck in Düsseldorf last night, while brother Vitali issued a challenge to David Haye.

# ko - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Dereck Chisora slapped with indefinite ban for David Haye brawl
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Dereck Chisora slapped with indefinite ban for David Haye brawl

Feb 29th 2012, 8:38 AM 335 Views 1 Comment

The British pair fought during a press conference after Chisora’s WBC title defeat to Vitali Klitschko on February 18.

# ko - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Counted out: Haye will not fight again - Booth
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Counted out: Haye will not fight again - Booth

Feb 21st 2012, 3:37 PM 548 Views 2 Comments

David Haye’s trainer, Adam Booth, has said the 31-year-old will not come out of retirement.

# ko - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Head space: why do some fighters suffer brain damage and others don't?
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Head space: why do some fighters suffer brain damage and others don't?

Feb 16th 2012, 7:57 AM 1,224 Views 0 Comments

Doctors are working to find out how they can make boxing and MMA safer, with new comprehensive study in Las Vegas.

# ko - Friday 23 December, 2011

What next for Floyd Mayweather? A holiday and then prison...
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What next for Floyd Mayweather? A holiday and then prison...

Dec 23rd 2011, 11:08 AM 2,457 Views 0 Comments

Pop Tarts cost $1. Pencils cost a dime, playing cards $2.50, and bottled water 75 cents. ‘Money Mayweather’ prepares for life behind bars.

# ko - Monday 5 December, 2011

It's a knock-out: Wladimir Klitschko calls off Mormeck meeting
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It's a knock-out: Wladimir Klitschko calls off Mormeck meeting

Dec 5th 2011, 12:09 PM 304 Views 0 Comments

Heavyweight champion had a kidney stone removed at the weekend and is still in pain, manager says.

# ko - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Mayweather not guilty in Vegas harassment case
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Mayweather not guilty in Vegas harassment case

Oct 27th 2011, 9:43 AM 162 Views 0 Comments

“If this wasn’t Floyd Mayweather, we wouldn’t have been here,” one lawyer insisted. But there’s more court dates on the horizon for Money.

# ko - Monday 3 October, 2011

Irish trio progress at World Championships
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Irish trio progress at World Championships

Oct 3rd 2011, 7:10 PM 359 Views 0 Comments

However, Paddy Barnes and Ken Egan both suffered surprising reversals at the World Amateur Boxing Championships today.