Saturday 17 November 2018

MMA and GAA's uncouth antics

'Connor McGregor should not become the scapegoat for all of our society’s ills.'
'Connor McGregor should not become the scapegoat for all of our society’s ills.'
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Sir - I agree with Joe Brolly writing in last week's Sunday Independent when he said that Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) should be banned.

It should go the way of 'pugilism', which closely resembles MMA and was largely abandoned in the 1860s in favour of the Marquess of Queensberry's more humane and acceptable version of fighting.

Joe, quite rightly, frets about the "McGregorisation" of Irish society.

Please sign in or register with Independent.ie for free access to this article.

Sign In

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox every morning.

Don't Miss