Well, Here’s the Good News

It’s not all doom and gloom in the MMA world. Some members of the MMA community have been doing some great things and announcing great personal news. It’s important, especially in these strange times, to stay positive. We have decided to help keep that positivism flowing the best that we can.

Here are some good news stories from the world of Mixed Martial Arts.

Here is Dublin’s own Richard Kiely who makes an appearance in new TV series ‘The Liberties’. A show that is set in 1815 Ireland. Only time will tell if the face of Bellator will become the face of Hollywood. You can watch the full trailer here.

Paddy Holohan, current head coach of SGBD24 organized a nice surprise for the kids of Jobstown in Tallaght. With the help of Super Sprinkles there wasn’t a kid without an ice-cream in the estate. Fantastic gesture from “The Hooligan”.

Aljamain Sterling had the win of his career last weekend at UFC 250. He dominated and choked out Cody Sandhagen at 1m 23 seconds of the very first round to propel him into a title shot. Understandably pumped up talking to Joe Rogan in his post fight interview he laid out a peculiar threat to potential future opponent Peter Yan! He even poked fun at the incident himself which is alway good to see.

Ian O'Neill is a Kilkenny man living in Canada. You can catch him on Twitter most of the time talking all things MMA. Follow me on Twitter and on Instagram @ioneillmma.