Craic & Codology

UFC shock

UFC person

THE LATEST UFC Fight Night in Dublin was marred by a “few mindless idiots”, organisers said. UFC Dublin took place at the 3Arena where the crowd was treated to the best of Mixed Martial Arts bouts, including five Irish fighters in action. UFC person
However, after they witnessed defeats for Cathal ‘The Punisher’ Pendred and Paddy ‘The Hooligan’ Holohan, a minority just “clapped politely, walked outside, got on the LUAS and then went home”, according to the promoters.
“It’s not what we like to see,” they said. “There’s no place for that sort of behaviour in UFC. The majority of people were well able to mindlessly jeer competitors, and sing ‘Ole Ole’ and ‘The Fields Of Athenry’ – the kind of thing that makes Conor McGregor so proud. There’s always a few bad apples in such a big crowd, a few mindless idiots.”