Irish boxing is a hit with McGregor

UFC superstar Conor McGregor has given his support to Irish boxing.

McGregor hailed the importance of having regular sporting events in Ireland saying, "without these shows building up, you can never reach that next level."

The Interim Featherweight Champion said it was "great to see" and he hopes it's the "first of many."

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