Looks like Conor McGregor’s hometown papers are no longer supporting the Irish born MMA superstar.
Check out the latest from the Irish press below:
The Irish reaction didn’t sit well with many McGregor fans or other members of the MMA community, including leading reporter Ariel Helwani.
Great roundup here.
Two main takeaways:
Golly there’s a lot of Irish papers.
What a shocker they all poured it on Conor. Never seen a home country’s media corps (for the most part) so reluctantly cover a star before. https://t.co/O17DBRQwg9
— Ariel Helwani (@arielhelwani) October 8, 2018
It sounds more to me like a bit of jealousy on the Media’s part, or resentment. He’s a showman first and foremost, and he always fully delivers on that guarantee.
You can check out more one sided coverage on Conor below: