European MMA – The Dawn of a New Age?
By Fig O’Farrell July 19th 2014; the then o2 arena in Dublin was host to an explosion of rejoicing Irish MMA fans as they celebrated five of their countrymen’s victories inside the UFC Octagon. The Irish invasion was complete as the country that had been on the peripheries of the sports elite promotion for what seemed like an eternity was now a major player in its development. The sense of accomplishment from all involved in the arena that night was palpable. Fast forward 364 days and that feeling was once again tangible in the SS Hydro arena in Glasgow. Although […]