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From TheJournal.ie Opinion: I was a boxer, an IT engineer and now I make music - never give up on your dreams Opinion

Opinion: I was a boxer, an IT engineer and now I make music - never give up on your dreams

Leo Capper, who’s known as Leo Dynamic1 aka ‘The Punching Producer’, tells us what he learned in the ring and how he applied it to changing his career.

From TheJournal.ie Former pro boxer arrested after attack on police officers during Paris yellow vest protest Paris

Former pro boxer arrested after attack on police officers during Paris yellow vest protest

The ex-boxer has been identified by French media as 37-year-old Christophe Dettinger.

Taylor set for serious step up against former amateur rival at Madison Square Garden next month

A full 13 years after they met in the European Championships final, Katie Taylor and Eva Wahlstrom will put it all on the line again.

From TheJournal.ie Book details Boston crime boss Whitey Bulger's relationship with his right-hand man from the Galway Gaeltacht Whitey Bulger

Book details Boston crime boss Whitey Bulger's relationship with his right-hand man from the Galway Gaeltacht

Whitey Bulger and right-hand-man Pat Nee from Connemarra were feared throughout Boston for their ruthlessness.

From TheJournal.ie Billy Moore's story: Drugs, violence, doing time in the Bangkok Hilton, and redemption through Muay Thai boxing A Prayer Before Dawn

Billy Moore's story: Drugs, violence, doing time in the Bangkok Hilton, and redemption through Muay Thai boxing

There was even more drama to come – and his story is told in a new film out this weekend.

From The42 Sean McComb given full backing as 'innocent victim' of nightclub disturbance Friendly Games

Sean McComb given full backing as 'innocent victim' of nightclub disturbance

The Northern Ireland boxer was fined over the incident.

This boxer joyfully bouncing along to the John Lewis ad is going super viral on Facebook

Somebody get this dog a trampoline. Immediately.

From TheJournal.ie 'It’s a chance of a lifetime for them': Shock at Irish boxer's failed drug test Rio 2016

'It’s a chance of a lifetime for them': Shock at Irish boxer's failed drug test

It emerged yesterday that Michael O’Reilly failed a drug test and he is reportedly planning to appeal the results.

From TheJournal.ie Murder investigation launched after body of boxer found in house Eamonn Magee Jr

Murder investigation launched after body of boxer found in house

Reports indicate that Eamonn Magee Jr was stabbed.

From TheJournal.ie John Joe Nevin has been banned from every pub in Westmeath IN COURT

John Joe Nevin has been banned from every pub in Westmeath

The boxer was one of five people to appear in court, charged over a bar brawl on Easter Monday night.

This dog is NOT in the mood for its owner's silly games

“Get OUT of my face.”

From The42 Andy Lee scores devastating KO win at Madison Square Garden Job Done This post contains videos

Andy Lee scores devastating KO win at Madison Square Garden

The former Olympian took home the NABF light middleweight title last night.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested over John Joe Nevin attack released Mullingar

Man arrested over John Joe Nevin attack released

Gardaí confirmed that the man was released from custody last night.

From TheJournal.ie Kenny Egan steps into the ring for Fine Gael, would like to be known as 'Kenneth' Gloves Are Off

Kenny Egan steps into the ring for Fine Gael, would like to be known as 'Kenneth'

The Olympic silver medalist will be running as the party’s candidate in the Clondalkin area.

From The42 Olympic medal hope Tommy McCarthy turns professional Boxing

Olympic medal hope Tommy McCarthy turns professional

The Belfast boxer will make his pro debut on St Patrick’s Day in Boston.

Scout the adorable pit bull can balance anything on his head

We’re deeply impressed at his self-control.

From TheJournal.ie Mike Tyson (yes, Mike Tyson) brings his one-man show to Dublin Undisputed Truth

Mike Tyson (yes, Mike Tyson) brings his one-man show to Dublin

The Spike Lee-directed show has already spent time on Broadway and Las Vegas.

From The42 Carl Frampton set to fight on David Haye undercard next month The Jackal

Carl Frampton set to fight on David Haye undercard next month

The European champion had been hoping for a bout in Belfast but a fight in Manchester could help his world title ambitions.

From The42 RTÉ Sports Awards: shower of adverts rain on Katie Taylor's victory parade Bills To Pay This post contains videos

RTÉ Sports Awards: shower of adverts rain on Katie Taylor's victory parade

The state broadcaster has released a full, uninterrupted version of the Olympian’s acceptance speech after she captured the sportsperson of the year prize.

From The42 VIDEO: Mike Tyson teaches Piers Morgan how to box, shows softer side Tips This post contains videos

VIDEO: Mike Tyson teaches Piers Morgan how to box, shows softer side

The TV host then three a cheeky punch at the former world heavyweight champion.

From The42 Mike Tyson refused visa to New Zealand due to prior rape conviction Denied This post contains videos

Mike Tyson refused visa to New Zealand due to prior rape conviction

Kiwi Prime Minister John Keys says he has ‘something deeply personal against people who rape other people’.

From The42 England legend Flintoff aims to become boxer Pastures New

England legend Flintoff aims to become boxer

The former cricket player is being trained by former world featherweight champion Barry McGuigan.

From TheJournal.ie John Joe replaces Joyce on Mullingar's local currency John Joe Nevin

John Joe replaces Joyce on Mullingar's local currency

Nevin’s Olympic success commemorated by having his profile put on tourist notes.

From The42 Michael Conlan handsomely defeated by Cuban as he settles for Bronze Medal Bronze

Michael Conlan handsomely defeated by Cuban as he settles for Bronze Medal

The Belfast boxer was given a rough ride by Robeisy Ramirez Carrazana of Cuba.

From The42 'I'll have the whole crowd against me' says Dunne destroyer ahead of Belfast bout Judgement Day This post contains videos

'I'll have the whole crowd against me' says Dunne destroyer ahead of Belfast bout

The man who stole the Clondalkin gaelgoir’s bantamweight boxing crown in 86 ghastly seconds will fight Carl Frampton in September.

Batman villain Bane’s voice ‘based on Irish Traveller’ Dark Knight Rises This post contains videos

Batman villain Bane’s voice ‘based on Irish Traveller’

Actor Tom Hardy said he was inspired by the self-styled ‘King of the Gypsies’ for his voice in The Dark Knight Rises.

From The42 Bye the Gods: Katie Taylor coasts into second round of Olympic qualifiers London 2012

Bye the Gods: Katie Taylor coasts into second round of Olympic qualifiers

The Bray boxer advanced to the second round due to her number one ranking while Ceire Smith and Sinead Kavanagh will fight on Saturday.

From The42 Female boxer shot by stepdad before Berlin bout Shooting

Female boxer shot by stepdad before Berlin bout

Rola El-Halabi was going for her third world title when she was suddenly and shockingly attacked by her step father. Her promoter says her career is almost certainly over.