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Fight night

# fight-night - Friday 4 April, 2014

From The Score Unstoppable Frampton strides towards title shot with second-round KO Fight Night

Unstoppable Frampton strides towards title shot with second-round KO

Carl Frampton has his sights set on a World Super-Bantamweight showdown with Leo Santa Cruz later this year.

From The Score Frampton ready to rule the world (and looking like this, who would argue with him?) Fight Night

Frampton ready to rule the world (and looking like this, who would argue with him?)

Mexican veteran Hugo Cazares will be out to spoil the party in tonight’s world title eliminator.

# fight-night - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Bombs and boxers on this week in Civil War-era Dublin

This week in 1923 saw an extraordinary boxing match emerge amid the chaos of the Irish Civil War.

# fight-night - Sunday 9 March, 2014

From The Score A walkover for Katie – and the rest of the winners from last night’s National Boxing finals Fight Night

A walkover for Katie – and the rest of the winners from last night’s National Boxing finals

The reigning European, World and Olympic champion collected another Irish senior title last night.

# fight-night - Friday 7 March, 2014

From The Score Ward dominant on night of new champions at National Boxing Finals Fight Night

Ward dominant on night of new champions at National Boxing Finals

Shock defeats for Adam Nolan and Darren O’Neill but Barnes, Conlan and Ward all leave with another senior crown.

# fight-night - Thursday 6 March, 2014

From The Score UFC return to Dublin confirmed for 19 July MMA

UFC return to Dublin confirmed for 19 July

The MMA franchise is coming back to Ireland this summer.

# fight-night - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

From The Score Ready to rumble: how Darren O’Neill fell back in love with boxing Fight Night

Ready to rumble: how Darren O’Neill fell back in love with boxing

Kilkenny middleweight is gunning for his fifth national title when he meets Michael O’Reilly on Friday night.

From The Score Wembley Stadium confirmed for Froch v Groves rematch Fight Night

Wembley Stadium confirmed for Froch v Groves rematch

The pair will face off again on 31 May.

# fight-night - Friday 22 November, 2013

From The Score Froch and Groves set to settle ‘genuine’ grudge match Boxing

Froch and Groves set to settle ‘genuine’ grudge match

There is little love lost between the British super-middleweight rivals, who meet in Manchester tomorrow night.

# fight-night - Saturday 19 October, 2013

From The Score Frampton ready to come alive in electric Odyssey Fight Night

Frampton ready to come alive in electric Odyssey

Carl Frampton promises a “powerful, explosive performance” when he defends his title against Jeremy Parodi in Belfast tonight.

# fight-night - Saturday 12 October, 2013

From The Score Shadow of Pacquiao looms over Bradley and Marquez Fight Night

Shadow of Pacquiao looms over Bradley and Marquez

The pair face off in Vegas tonight.

# fight-night - Friday 13 September, 2013

From The Score Mayweather’s date with Alvarez may prove an intriguing match-up Fight Night

Mayweather’s date with Alvarez may prove an intriguing match-up

The Mexican may have been given no chance by experts but the Vegas showdown will be the hottest ticket in town on Saturday night.

# fight-night - Saturday 17 August, 2013

From The Score 10 steps to hosting a party for Conor McGregor’s UFC fight Fight Night

10 steps to hosting a party for Conor McGregor’s UFC fight

Ireland will be watching as the Dubliner steps into the Octagon again in Boston late tonight.

# fight-night - Friday 12 July, 2013

From The Score Steve Collins Jr to follow in dad’s footsteps with pro boxing debut tonight Fight Night

Steve Collins Jr to follow in dad’s footsteps with pro boxing debut tonight

An AIL winner with Lansdowne last season, Steve Collins Junior is now focusing all his energy on life in the ring.

# fight-night - Saturday 4 May, 2013

From The Score Ireland’s boxers were just too good for France last night Fight Night

Ireland’s boxers were just too good for France last night

London Olympians Paddy Barnes, Michael Conlan, John Joe Nevin and Adam Nolan were all in action in Cork.

# fight-night - Friday 22 February, 2013

From The Score 13 titles on the line — and Katie’s first fight as Olympic champ — on National Finals night Fight Night

13 titles on the line — and Katie’s first fight as Olympic champ — on National Finals night

Katie Taylor, Michael Conlan and Adam Nolan are all in action at the National Elite Boxing Championships tonight.

# fight-night - Monday 11 February, 2013

From The Score Save the date? Matthew Macklin calls out Andy Lee for 11 May fight Fight Night

Save the date? Matthew Macklin calls out Andy Lee for 11 May fight

“I honestly don’t believe he fancies it and never has but he is after digging a hole for himself,” Macklin said this morning.

# fight-night - Sunday 10 February, 2013

From The Score Night of the Jackal as Carl Frampton claims European title Fight Night

Night of the Jackal as Carl Frampton claims European title

Belfast’s Carl Frampton took a step closer to a world title shot with a ninth-round KO of Kiko Martinez last night.

# fight-night - Friday 8 February, 2013

From The Score Nevin, Barnes give up their national titles without a fight Fight Night

Nevin, Barnes give up their national titles without a fight

Two of Ireland’s Olympic medallists have been forced out of this year’s national championships through injury and illness.

# fight-night - Thursday 7 February, 2013

From The Score Frampton: Martinez’s title is like his hair — he’s losing it Fight Night
From The Score U-turn on Citywest plan for National Boxing finals Fight Night

U-turn on Citywest plan for National Boxing finals

The finals of the National Elite Boxing Championship will be held at the National Stadium on 22 February.

# fight-night - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

From The Score Katie Taylor lines up first ‘Road to Rio’ opponents Katie Taylor

Katie Taylor lines up first ‘Road to Rio’ opponents

Have you heard the one about a German, a Ukranian, and Ireland’s Olympic gold medallist?

# fight-night - Saturday 8 December, 2012

From The Score Pacquiao seeks definitive win to silence Marquez Fight Night

Pacquiao seeks definitive win to silence Marquez

Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez meet for the fourth, and probably the final, time in their gripping ring rivalry tonight.

From The Score Sink or swim as Hyland takes world title shot Fight Night

Sink or swim as Hyland takes world title shot

Dublin’s Patrick Hyland fights for the WBA interim featherweight belt on the Pacquiao-Marquez undercard, while Brian Magee goes behind enemy lines for his first title defence against Mikkel Kessler.

# fight-night - Friday 7 December, 2012

From The Score World Series of Boxing: McLaughlin’s winning streak on the line Fight Night

World Series of Boxing: McLaughlin’s winning streak on the line

Donegal middleweight Willie McLaughlin is the only Irish fighter in WSB action this weekend.

# fight-night - Friday 23 November, 2012

From The Score Nevin turned over on WSB return Fight Night

Nevin turned over on WSB return

Joe Ward made a winning start to his World Series of Boxing career, but there was disappointment for Olympic hero John Joe Nevin.

From The Score Celtic fever for Nevin, Ward in WSB Fight Night

Celtic fever for Nevin, Ward in WSB

John Joe Nevin and Joe Ward will both be in action tonight as the British Lionhearts take on the Italia Thunder in Wales.

# fight-night - Saturday 17 November, 2012

From The Score Uncaged: GSP to stake his claim for greatness against Carlos Condit Fight Night

Uncaged: GSP to stake his claim for greatness against Carlos Condit

Fight fans will be glued to the action in Montreal tonight as the legendary Georges St-Pierre makes his comeback against Carlos Condit at UFC 154.

# fight-night - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

From The Score Ex-All Black Williams a doubt for Botha fight Fight Night

Ex-All Black Williams a doubt for Botha fight

A pectoral injury could rule Sonny Bill Williams out of his heavyweight boxing bout against Francois Botha next month.

# fight-night - Saturday 29 September, 2012

From The Score Uncaged: Hometown glory for Hardy as UFC touches down in Nottingham. Fight Night

Uncaged: Hometown glory for Hardy as UFC touches down in Nottingham.

An early night is in store for UFC fans this side of the Atlantic as fight night arrives in the UK.

# fight-night - Thursday 20 September, 2012

From The Score ‘I will train and fight like I’m 25 again’ – Pacquaio Determined

‘I will train and fight like I’m 25 again’ – Pacquaio

The Filipino fighter says there is no room for complacency ahead of his bout with Juan Manuel Marquez.

# fight-night - Sunday 16 September, 2012

From The Score Martinez survives knockdown to dethrone Chavez Fight Night

Martinez survives knockdown to dethrone Chavez

The 37-year-old reclaimed the WBC middleweight title by a unanimous points decision.

# fight-night - Saturday 15 September, 2012

From The Score Pride or Prejudice: Martinez and Chavez Jr go head-to-head Fight Night

Pride or Prejudice: Martinez and Chavez Jr go head-to-head

As Matthew Macklin looks to get back to winning ways in Las Vegas tonight, Sergio Martinez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr meet in a mouth-watering main event. Shane Curtis previews the world title showdown.

# fight-night - Sunday 9 September, 2012

From The Score Klitschko defends WBC heavyweight title Fight Night

Klitschko defends WBC heavyweight title

Vitali Klitschko stopped Manuel Charr in the fourth round of their world title fight in Moscow on Saturday night.

# fight-night - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

From The Score Dudey Army, assemble! McCloskey set for Belfast bout against Perez Seconds Out

Dudey Army, assemble! McCloskey set for Belfast bout against Perez

Dungiven’s Paul McCloskey fights Manuel Perez in the Odyssey Arena on 22 September.

From The Score Wladimir Klitschko to defend title against Poland’s Mariusz Wach Fight Night

Wladimir Klitschko to defend title against Poland’s Mariusz Wach

The Ukrainian heavyweight champion is scheduled to fight in Hamburg on November 10.

# fight-night - Friday 6 July, 2012

From The Score VIDEO: Brazilian legend Ronaldo takes on Anderson Silva in mock fight Cringe

VIDEO: Brazilian legend Ronaldo takes on Anderson Silva in mock fight

In fairness, the ex-Real Madrid striker does look more like a wrestler than a footballer these days.

# fight-night - Friday 23 March, 2012

From The Score Show time: Irish boxers ready for historic night against Holland Fight Night

Show time: Irish boxers ready for historic night against Holland

Katie Taylor is in action tonight in the first women’s boxing international to be staged in Ireland.

# fight-night - Saturday 25 February, 2012

From The Score Un-caged: Lucky number seven for Japan Fight Night

Un-caged: Lucky number seven for Japan

Our Octagon man Brian Kirk takes us through tonight’s big fight card as UFC 144 heads to Saitama, Japan.

# fight-night - Friday 3 February, 2012

From The Score As it happened: National Elite Boxing Championship Finals Fight Night

As it happened: National Elite Boxing Championship Finals

Joe Ward brilliantly defended his light-heavyweight title against Kenneth Egan at the National Stadium this evening. Get details of all of the action in our round-by-round report.

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