Sunday 25 February 2018

Michael Conlan goes pro, combine on Croker - The sporting April Fools 'pranks' of 2016

Were you an April Fool?
Were you an April Fool?
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Did you fall for any of these? You may want to look at yourself if you did.

Sport stars, teams and media outlets have been trying to dupe us all morning. Some made us pause for a second but most were pretty lame.

Here is a sampling of some of the pranks including Michael Conlan going pro, Rio Ferdinand taking over at United and a combine harvester on Croke Park:










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