Frans Mlambo Believes a Title Shot is in Reach With a Win Over Ricky Bandejas

Frans Mlambo Believes a Title Shot is in Reach With a Win Over Ricky Bandejas By Ross Markey In terms of highly-touted prospects to emerge from Dublin's Straight Blast Gym over the course of the previous five years, - Frans 'The Black Mamba' Mlambo is arguably the most promising. The 8-4 contender has made a … Continue reading Frans Mlambo Believes a Title Shot is in Reach With a Win Over Ricky Bandejas

Richard Kiely Focusing on Injury-Free Return and Fight of the Night Honours at Bellator Dublin

Richard Kiely Focusing on Injury-Free Return and Fight of the Night Honours at Bellator Dublin By Ross Markey Kickboxing ace, Richard 'The Face' Kiely is somewhat late to the show for Bellator Dublin this Saturday night - but make no mistake about it, the charismatic striker is sure to draw in a significant audience nonetheless. … Continue reading Richard Kiely Focusing on Injury-Free Return and Fight of the Night Honours at Bellator Dublin

Richie Smullen Eyes “Big-Name Opponent” and Appearance at MSG With Bellator Dublin Victory

Richie Smullen Eyes "Big-Name Opponent" and Appearance at MSG With Bellator Dublin Victory By Ross Markey In terms of natural grappling talents within the featherweight ranks of Bellator's hotly contested featherweight division, Wicklow native, Richie Smullen has certainly made his presence known right off the bat. The 28-year-old has appeared twice under the promotion's banner … Continue reading Richie Smullen Eyes “Big-Name Opponent” and Appearance at MSG With Bellator Dublin Victory

Will Fleury Aims For a Résumé Which Reflects His Ability Ahead of Bellator Dublin

Will Fleury Aims For a Résumé Which Reflects His Ability Ahead of Bellator Dublin By Ross Markey For Cahir native, Will Fleury - the road to one of the biggest promotion's world-wide was a lengthy one and one which he had almost paved himself. The Straight Blast Gym mainstay had spent time under the EFC … Continue reading Will Fleury Aims For a Résumé Which Reflects His Ability Ahead of Bellator Dublin

The FightPost Interviews: Ellie Scotney

The FightPost Interviews: Ellie Scotney  Women's boxing is seemingly getting the push it quite rightfully deserves, after many apparent false starts, things are changing, and not before time. There are still only less than 50 professional female fighters in the UK, a staggeringly low number, but the numbers are steadily increasing and a new wave … Continue reading The FightPost Interviews: Ellie Scotney

Danni Neilan: I’m Bursting With Enthusiasm for MMA and Life

Danni Neilan: I'm Bursting With Enthusiasm for MMA and Life By Ross Markey On Saturday night in the 3Arena, Leah McCourt becomes the first female to headline a Bellator European Series card, as she takes on Judith Ruis in a featherweight affair. The Northern Ireland native features on the card alongside fellow IMMAF alumni, Danni … Continue reading Danni Neilan: I’m Bursting With Enthusiasm for MMA and Life

An Interview With Mickey Vann

An Interview With Mickey Vann By Paul Oltai Mickey Vann: From helping out at the fairgrounds to ringmaster inside the squared circle. Mickey Vann grew up helping his family out on the fairgrounds with his Mum and Dad among other relatives to have different shows he travelled with. It was here he was first introduced … Continue reading An Interview With Mickey Vann