Saturday 24 March 2018

Video: Irish J1 students experience emotional rollercoaster during Conor McGregor win

A group of Irish J1 students have created an amazing video to show their reactions to Conor McGregor's dramatic win over Chad Mendes in Las Vegas as the fight unfolded.

The group, like so many in Ireland and across the globe, were mesmerised by fight for the UFC featherweight Interim title and the clip perfectly encapsulates the reaction of Irish fans around the world.

Filmed by Peter Hayes and edited by Cathal Moloney, they capture the anxiety when Mendes has McGregor pinned to the ground and the ecstasy when McGregor delivered an amazing right cross to send the Californian sprawling.

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