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Main Card Main Event Featherweight Title Bout: Tom DuQuesnoy (145lbs) vs. Brendan Loughnane (144.8lbs) Neither man looks timid on the feet starting out. Both men connecting & both having their moments as the aggressor. Loughnane rocks a Duquesne a couple of times. The French man looking like he may want the takedown now. However, he landed some nice leg kicks at the closing of the round.  Second round, DuQuesnoy hits a duck under takedown. Loughnane scrambles to the feet however. Loughnane using his range well on the feet. DuQuesnoy lands a hard left hand on Loughnane, but he recovers well. […]


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 […]

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Pickett and McCall Eagerly Anticipating Grudge Match in Dublin [Exclusive]

Flyweights Brad Pickett and Ian McCall are due to lock horns when the UFC returns to Dublin in July. The fighters have developed a rivalry through their exchanges via social media which should make for an exciting battle in the O2. McCall ensured fans that the bout will live up to the hype, speaking to Niall McGrath of TalkingBrawls. We’re going to beat the crap out of each other. That’s a no-brainer. He always comes to fight. I always come to fight. We’re going to go at a good pace. The two were originally set to fight at UFC Fight […]