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Mixed Martial Arts Has An Image Problem

Mixed Martial Arts cannot seem to get over its image problem. The sport whose popularity has exploded in recent years still cannot seem to get past the simple fact that many still view it as barbaric and overly aggressive. The…

“It’s a Hooligan party and everyone is invited” – Andrew Cowan sits down with Paddy Holohan

Following the meteoric rise to fame of Irish UFC star Conor McGregor in 2013, remedy a door was wedged open for Irish fighters to join the ranks of the fighting elite of the mixed martial arts (MMA) world. This open…