first_imgConor McGregor watches replays after losing to Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a super welterweight boxing match Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, in Las Vegas.  (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)Although his fighter took a painful loss, UFC President Dana White is extremely proud of his Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor after going toe-to-toe with iconic boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. for 10 rounds.With the Irish sensation showing promise in the ring despite the defeat, the UFC head honcho was asked if he’d be ok if McGregor returns to the boxing ring again.ADVERTISEMENT National Historical team rescues Amorsolos, artifacts from Taal “It’s not the fight I thought it would be, it was a completely different fight than I expected,” White told the news outlet. “When you get into professional boxing, you guys know, you start four rounds, you go six rounds. He went 10 rounds tonight with arguably the greatest to ever do it.”Regardless of the result, White still has full support of his fighter and is not rushing him for a comeback to the octagon anytime soon.“We’re not talking about fighting tonight,” White said. “He put on a great performance. We’re not talking about fighting. You know how he is. When he’s ready, he’ll let me know.”  Khristian Ibarrola /raRELATED STORY:Almost 3M netizens illegally streamed Mayweather vs. McGregor fight—reportADVERTISEMENT San Beda clobbers Arellano to end 1st round on seven-game streak LATEST STORIES Bishop Baylon encourages faithful in Albay to help Taal evacuees Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to give up royal titles Search on for 5 Indonesians snatched anew in Lahad Datu Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to give up royal titles “I would rather he did not,” White said, as relayed by MMA Fighting. “This isn’t what he does. He’s a mixed martial artist where he goes in and he fights and he uses all of his weapons, and tonight he was only allowed use his hands.”McGregor’s transition from the octagon to the boxing might open some doors for other MMA fighters to do so as well, but White made it clear that this was a special case.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’“I don’t even want to talk about my other guys in a boxing match,” he said. “This one was these two big superstars, this thing built from the bottom up from the fans to the media and then up to us when we even started remotely considering something like this. It was a special event and a rare event. I’m not looking to do this again.”McGregor looked comfortable in the early minutes of the fight, but was visibly slowing down in rounds 4 and 5. Police seize P68-M worth of ‘shabu’ in Pasay Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ View comments Jake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ Read Next Hotdog’s Dennis Garcia dies Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite MOST READlast_img read more

first_imgANNIE ALCORNThe death has taken place at Letterkenny General Hospial of Annie Alcorn, Lurgybrack, Horn Head, Dunfanaghy. Removal from the Chapel of Rest today at 3pm going to her home. Funeral service on Thursday afternoon in the Holy Trinity Church, Horn Head Road, Dunfanaghy at 2pm. Burial afterwards in Clonbahorkey Cemetery. Family time from 11pm to 10am. Family flowers only, donations if desired to ICU, Letterkenny General Hospital  – c/o any Family member. OWNIE McMENAMINThe sudden death has taken place of Ownie McMenamin, Croaghan Heights, Lifford and formerly of Bog Road, Ardara. Remains are reposing at the home of his sister Nancy McGinley at 86 Croaghan Heights, Lifford. Funeral from there tomorrow, Wed, at 10am going to the Church of the Holy Family, Ardara for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Burial afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.KATHLEEN QUINNThe death has taken place at Brindley Manor Nursing Home, Convoy of Mrs Kathleen Quinn formerly of The Glebe, Stranorlar. Removal from Brindley Manor Nursing home today at 3pm going to her home. Funeral from there on Thursday at 10.30am for Requiem Mass in St Mary’s Church Stranorlar at 11am. Burial afterwards in the family plot at Carndonagh Cemetery. Family time from 11pm to 11am. Family flowers only please. HEDLEY VICKERS STRUTTThe death has taken place at Letterkenny General Hospital of the Right Honourable Hedley Vickers Strutt, Mulroy House, Carrigart. His remains will lie in state at the Holy Trinity Church, Carrigart today, Tues, between 12 noon and 8pm. Funeral service there tomorrow, Wednesday, morning at 11am with burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.   DONEGAL DEATH NOTICES FOR TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2012 was last modified: March 27th, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:2012DONEGAL DEATH NOTICES FOR TUESDAYMARCH 27last_img read more