A few words with James O’Connell – The Path to the WBC title shot

   UPDATES AT BOTTOM OF ARTICLE James O’Connell from Courage Thai (Clonmel, Co.Tipperary) (I.S.K.A Irish Featherweight Champion, IMC Irish Featherweight Champion, IMC Irish junior Featherweight Champion, Celtic 4 nations Featherweight Champion) talks to Muay Eireann about his incredible title fight with Aaron O’Callaghan on the last Siam Warriors event in Cork and also about his…

NEWS!! June 2014

NEWS UPDATE!!! From what we’ve read, Strike Fight was a crazy night with many fights ending prematurely……Tough luck for Willie….Onto the next one!! Martin Horgan’s Facebook post dated 28 June 2014, 12.30: “Unfortunately Willie lost in round 1,his fighter Amine came out very hard and solid ,big heavy clubbing hands Willie took a lot and…

Karl Hodgers wins on Max Muay Thai, Pattaya, Thailand 21/06/14

Karl Hodgers of Louth Thai picked up a win on Saturday night against Bangkok fighter Stamptong Sitittisukato at 55kg on the Max Muay Thai show in Pattaya. A big third round securing him the points decision and an invite to fight on the same show next month. The Castlebellingham native is currently training and fighting out of…

Rankings Update 15/6/14

59kg Gary O’Neill beat Darren McFall on points at A class and enters the ranks at no 3   63.5kg Jay Kelly from Warriors beats John Doolan from FFF, enters behind Collie Mahon at number 7   72.5kg Marley Brennan beats Eamon Hennessy on points at B class, enters the ranks at 2nd   View…

14-06-14 – Takeover 3

14-06-14 – Takeover 3 – Cuala GAA Club, Dalkey     Amateur fights 1) Kyle Cowley (Warriors) vs Cole Miller (Wicklow MA) 33kg 2) Connor (Courage Thai) vs Robert Pigott (Fermoy FF) 63 kg3) Jay Kearney (Kilcoole MT) vs Pierce Galligan (Wicklow MA) 53 Kg Win Galligan 4) Nicola Rynalds (Celtic K1) vs Maria Buckley…