Opinion

Why do Irish people continue to support Conor McGregor?

February 5, 2020

Conor McGregor’s rise to the pinnacle of the UFC and combat sports has been meteoric. His rags to riches journey, and embodying the fighting Irish spirit engulfed the nation, as he became a hero to many Irish people.

Opinion

Stop putting Conor McGregor on a pedestal

March 6, 2019

Young males in particular tend to look up to Conor McGregor. Many draw inspiration from his beard, blazers or tattoos and he is certainly a man who helps determine Irish fashion. But what if young boys start to copy his aggressive behaviour or his lack of respect for women?

Articles

Troid Mór os ár gComhair 

October 3, 2018

  Tá sé seo le bheith an troid is mó riamh sna healaíona chomhraic measctha; ‘The Notorious’ Conor McGregor i gcoinne Khabib ‘The Eagle’ Nurmagomedov. Is máistrí iad an bheirt acu ina réimsí troda féin,

Features

Defeat is just another step on McGregors’s Journey

March 23, 2016

His story is nothing short of remarkable. McGregor came from nowhere – he was a young man with a dream; an aspiration to go somewhere that had never been done before in Ireland, and rise to the UFC’s summit.

No Picture
Lifestyle

The Man Bun

November 12, 2014

While men’s facial hair has dominated the style ranks for as long as we can remember, it now must step aside as a new phenomenon has taken over. Enter the man bun. When Conor McGregor