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‘Las Vegas is Ireland now’: Conor McGregor devotees attack the Strip

The Las Vegas Strip has become a blur of emerald t-shirts, brew and songs ahead of the fight, as Irish fans hope for a historic upset against Floyd Mayweather If Conor McGregor comes up short against Floyd Mayweather in their junior middleweight oppose on Saturday night at the T-Mobile Arena, it won’t be for lack of support. Thousands of Irish …

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UFC boxers acquire first steps to unionize: ‘It’s a fight for what’s right’

UFC is big business, but many of its fighters are poorly paid, and shortfall assistances like healthcare so a brand-new proletarians group hopes to bring about much-needed change Four million dollars. Regardless of the kind of life you live, thats an eye-catching figure. If youre among the 500 mixed martial artists contracted to the UFC, that figure are also thump …

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UFC legend Matt Hughes seriously injured after truck collides with study

The former two-times UFC welterweight champion was airlifted to a medical facility after the truck he was driving crashed with a moving train Former two-times UFC welterweight endorse Matt Hughes was airlifted to a medical facility on Friday after the truck he was driving collided with a moving train around 70 miles northeast of St Louis, an Illinois state police …

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The dames boxers of Gleason’s Gym- a photograph essay

Tim Knox inspected New Yorks far-famed Gleasons Gym to photograph some of the six female world champs who train there and find out about what motivates them and some of their fellow girl regulars at the establishment In 1982, Bruce Silverglade, in his 30 s at the time, went into partnership with Ira Becker, the second largest proprietor of Gleason’s …

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None won at the Golovkin-Alvarez fight- and boxing was the most difficult loser

The sport took a step forward with Saturdays controlling campaign between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo lvarez and two steps back with more questionable judging George Foreman formerly said boxing is the boast to which all other boasts aspire, and for 47 electrifying minutes on Saturday night that adage echo as true as the middleweights Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez, two …

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