Through The Shadows tour announced

The band announces the Through The Shadows tour, which will play at the following venues: Sat 21 October – Dublin, The Button Factory Sat 4 November – Birmingham, Academy 3 Fri 10 November – London, The Garage Fri 17 November – Bristol, Thekla Thu 23 November  – Nottingham, Rescue Rooms Fri 24 November – Manchester, Albert […]

Lunatic

The band releases Lunatic, the first single from their upcoming third album. The track was produced by Bullyment. Aaron Starkie: It’s about feeling at odds with the world, especially politically in recent times, to the point where you feel as though you are losing your mind. There’s also reference to how psychiatry has been used […]

McGregor calls Fili a ‘f*ggot’

McGregor uses the word ‘faggot’ multiple times in post-fight conversation with Lobov, after Lobov’s loss to Andre Fili in Gdansk, Poland. He [Fili] was a faggot. I never knew he was a faggot. Conor and Artem backstage, choice words from McGregor.. #UFCGdansk pic.twitter.com/5P17nBETHH — McDuckMMA (@McDuckMMA) October 21, 2017

McGregor told to move away from cage

During a fight between Andre Fili and Artem Lobov at UFC Fight Night 118 in Gdansk, referee Marc Goddard pauses the action briefly to walk over to McGregor to tell him to leave the area. McGregor, who was not a licensed corner, was shouting directions to Lobov outside the Octagon. Goddard: Conor, what’s got into […]

Referee: McGregor told to sit because he was acting as fourth cornerman

Goddard says he told McGregor to sit down in Gdansk because he was acting as a fourth cornerman. The reason I interjected is because Artem gets a fourth cornerman cageside giving instruction. That’s not allowed. Imagine had Conor talked him through a fight-ending sequence. Then what? Conor was basically acting like a fourth cornerman. Walking around […]

McGregor christens son

McGregor and Devlin christen their son. Conor Jr’s Christening! View this post on Instagram Conor Jr's Christening! @augustxmcgregor A post shared by Conor McGregor Official (@thenotoriousmma) on Oct 16, 2017 at 10:02am PDT

Malignaggi in talks to fight McGregor

Malignaggi says he is in talks to fight with McGregor I know Al Haymon’s [Malignaggi’s advisor] talking to Dana White. I know they’re speaking, so if they want the fight they’ll make it. Once I spoke to Al and Team Haymon, and they told me they wanted to make this fight, I knew that the […]

McGregor to host Notorious premiere in Dublin

McGregor and his partner will host a premiere party for his upcoming movie, Notorious, in Dublin on November. Members of McGregor’s family will also join the event, including his mother and father and sisters, Aoife and Erin. The film’s director confirms McGregor himself will be on hand to host a red carpet event in Dublin to celebrate […]

McGregor celebrates Ireland’s World Cup qualifying with beer on yacht

McGregor toasts McClean after he led his country into the World Cup play-offs with an unlikely win against Wales. The West Brom winger scored the only goal of the game to knock rivals Wales out of the tournament and give Republic of Ireland a real shot of reaching Russia. Celebrating Ireland into the World Cup playoffs tonight! Congrats […]

McGregor ‘in talks over WWE debut’ at Wrestlemania 2018

McGregor is reportedly in talks with the WWE to make n appearance at Wrestlemania, in April 2018. Source: Conor is a huge wrestling fan. His entire persona on stage he has developed from watching performers like Ric Flair and The Rock. These are the top dogs at self-promotion and trash talk. He watched these guys when he was younger. […]

Kavanagh in hoverboard fall

Kavanagh tries out his brother’s Hoverboard in Dublin, Ireland, but gets a little too confident with his skills and falls backward off the board.

Stephanie McMahon: McGregor is ‘a perfect fit’ for WWE

McMahon, WWE’s chief brand officer, says McGregor’s authenticity and swagger make him a ‘perfect fit for WWE’. McGregor has been linked with a switch to Sports Entertainment previously, due to his mic skills and out-of-ring persona, having become one of the biggest stars in both boxing and MMA. McMahon: I think Conor would be a perfect fit […]

Freddie Roach teases McGregor-GSP fight

Boxing coach Freddie Roach says that he has been training St-Pierre for his upcoming fight with Michael Bisping at UFC 217 for Bisping’s middleweight title. When Roach is asked if he could help improve McGregor’s boxing skills, the 57-year-old dismisses the idea. It’s too late [for McGregor]…GSP is going to kick his ass anyway. While there […]

Tony Ferguson: I’m not interested in fighting McGregor

During the UFC 216 media day, Ferguson says he will not be joining those calling out McGregor. Ferguson, who will be headlining UFC 216 on Saturday in Las Vegas alongside Kevin Lee, as they fight for the UFC interim lightweight title, says he is not that interested in “red panty night”: I like blue panties. He’s not gonna […]

Conor McGregor ‘Notorious’ movie release date set

A documentary about the life and rise of McGregor will be released in cinemas in the U.K and Ireland on November 1. The film follows McGregor from his life on the dole in Ireland, right up to the historic boxing match with Floyd Mayweather in August. McGregor fans in the America and Canada will have to […]

Joe Cortez: Why McGregor vs Malignaggi must happen

Cortez, the referee who oversaw the sparring sessions between McGregor and Malignaggi ahead of McGregor’s fight against Floyd Mayweather, says the dispute between McGregor and Malignaggi should be settled in a rematch for real. I can tell you that I was there for 12 rounds with them and there was a lot going on. A lot of […]

McGregor: If I had another go around, I’d get Mayweather

At a Q&A in Glasgow, McGregor says he was impressed with his own performance against Mayweather. I improved my boxing skill to an extent. Everyone was saying to me get in and ragdoll him and muscle him from the bell. And I could’ve gone in and done that. But I out-skilled him, I outboxed him […]

McGregor ‘absolutely devastated’ after Las Vegas shooting

McGregor says he is ‘absolutely devastated’ on hearing of Sunday’s mass shooting in Las Vegas, the city where he trained and fought Mayweather. Dana White says that the UFC organisation will donate $1 million to the families of the victims of the attack. McGregor posts on Instagram: Absolutely devastated upon hearing the news in Las Vegas…a city so close […]

McGregor has drink thrown over him ‘by Rangers fan’ after he sings Celtic chant in Glasgow

McGregor has a drink thrown on him by an angry Rangers fan after leading a Celtic chant during an Evening with Conor McGregor event in Glasgow. During his introduction on stage, McGregor starts shouting: What’s up Glasgow Celtic? The only football club around here we’re talking about. Glasgow is green and white! This was greeted largely by cheers, but […]