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# andy-lee - Yesterday’s News

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# andy-lee - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Another Irish boxer is set for Thomond and he wants the winner of Lee vs. Saunders

Gary O’Sullivan is ready to feature in Limerick next month.

# andy-lee - Friday 7 August, 2015

‘I’m prepared to go through hell to be crowned world champ at Thomond Park’

Billy Joe Saunders challenges for Andy Lee’s WBO middleweight world title in Limerick on 19 September.

# andy-lee - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

Andy Lee named in boxing’s top 10 punchers. This is why…

Any reason to dig out THAT right hand on Carl Daniels.

‘UFC is more for the instant gratification generation’ – Andy Lee

Lee chatted to Second Captains about his upcoming opponent Billy Joe Saunders, the pressure to sell-out Thomond Park and UFC interim Featherweight champion Conor McGregor.

# andy-lee - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Katie Taylor has pulled out of fighting at Thomond Park next month

An agreement between the fight promoters and the Bray boxer couldn’t be reached.

# andy-lee - Friday 31 July, 2015

Katie Taylor added to the undercard for Andy Lee’s title fight at Thomond Park

The top female boxer in the world will fight at the home of Munster rugby on 19 September.

# andy-lee - Saturday 25 July, 2015

‘It’s only a joke – Katie Taylor’s a very, very good fighter’: Billy Joe Saunders says sorry

Andy Lee’s opponent in the upcoming bout for the WBO middleweight title made sexist comments earlier this week.

# andy-lee - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Billy Joe Saunders: ‘Women are for cooking, cleaning and sex…They shouldn’t box’

Andy Lee’s upcoming opponent has made some outrageous comments about Katie Taylor and women’s boxing.

Andy Lee still hopeful Katie Taylor will appear on Thomond undercard

The decision is out of the Olympic gold medallist’s hands.

# andy-lee - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

‘Respect’ the order of the day as Lee launches world title defence Boxing This post contains videos

‘Respect’ the order of the day as Lee launches world title defence

WBO champ Lee and challenger Billy Joe Saunders meet the media ahead of their September showdown.

# andy-lee - Monday 13 July, 2015

# andy-lee - Saturday 4 July, 2015

Where could McGregor vs. Mendes rank among the greatest Irish fights of all time?

McGregor headlines the UFC 189 in Las Vegas next weekend.

# andy-lee - Friday 3 July, 2015

‘It would be a privilege to fight on Andy Lee undercard’

Make room for a heap of medals in Thomond Park.

# andy-lee - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Andy Lee’s first world title defence confirmed for Thomond Park

The boxer will take on Billy Joe Saunders of England.

No venue confirmed for Andy Lee fight – promoter

Reports this morning had suggested that Thomond Park had been confirmed as the venue for the WBO middleweight title fight.

# andy-lee - Monday 15 June, 2015

The Andy Lee-Billy Joe Saunders title fight could take place on hurling final weekend

Keep Saturday 5 September free, just in case.

# andy-lee - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Andy Lee’s first world title defence could be in a Premier League football stadium

WBO middleweight champ in line for mandatory defence against Billy Joe Saunders this summer.

# andy-lee - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Brian O’Driscoll wants off ‘The Good Wall’, will Andy Lee oblige?

Number one, number 13. Whatever.

# andy-lee - Sunday 12 April, 2015

‘Both of us enhanced our reputations’ – Lee open to rematch after ‘weird’ non-title fight

The WBO champion says a draw was the fair result.

Andy Lee shows the heart of a champion to earn a draw against Peter Quillin

They couldn’t be split after 12 rounds in the Barclays Center.

# andy-lee - Saturday 11 April, 2015

16 reasons why Andy Lee is a champ in every sense

Ahead of his fight tonight, we outline the reasons the Limerick native deserves respect.

12 fights that shaped Andy Lee’s career

This is how champions are made.

# andy-lee - Friday 10 April, 2015

No title defence for Limerick’s Andy Lee after opponent fails to make weight

Did Kid Chocolate eat too much of it over Easter?

No sleep ’til Brooklyn: How Andy Lee can retain his title tomorrow night We Go Hard This post contains a poll This post contains videos

No sleep ’til Brooklyn: How Andy Lee can retain his title tomorrow night

The Limerick native is the big underdog against ‘Kid Chocolate’.

# andy-lee - Thursday 9 April, 2015

‘Watching my uncle pass made me more motivated about living’

Andy Lee’s challenger has come through a tough personal year — but now he’s ready to take back his title.

# andy-lee - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

‘People are what they consistently do’: How Andy Lee changed since becoming world champ

Limerick’s Lee faces a tough defence against Peter ‘Kid Chocolate’ Quillin on Saturday night.

# andy-lee - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

UPC customers won’t be able to watch Andy Lee’s world title defence this weekend

Lee meets Peter Quillin in the Big Apple on Saturday night.

# andy-lee - Monday 6 April, 2015

Kid Chocolate, the man who wants to end Andy Lee’s title reign this weekend

Lee takes on undefeated American Peter Quillin in New York.

# andy-lee - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

‘I do not want the Irish fans to dislike me’ – Andy Lee’s opponent Kid Chocolate

Undefeated Peter Quillin says he is motivated to win by the recent passing of his uncle.

# andy-lee - Friday 6 February, 2015

Andy Lee’s title defence will be a lucrative New York bout against the ‘Kid Chocolate’ after all

Mandatory challenger Billy Joe Saunders has stepped aside.

# andy-lee - Friday 23 January, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: Fed’s a shadow of himself, tragedy in Derry and all today’s sport

Other stories include Jamie Heaslip starting for Leinster this weekend and ITV ‘parting ways’ with Adrian Chiles.

‘Chocolate’ fight on hold as WBO calls on Andy Lee to open defence against Saunders

The WBO today called for purse bids to take place for a bout between Lee and the mandatory challenger.

# andy-lee - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

We’ll Leave It There So: A mixed day for Munster, ‘famous Seamus’ and all today’s sport

Pat Lam delights everyone at Connacht while we welcome a special guest to the HQ.

Disappointment for Irish fans as Andy Lee looks set to defend world title in New York

However, heading to the Big Apple will significantly increase the Limerick boxer’s payday.

# andy-lee - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Dublin defence of world title in March a possibility, admits Andy Lee

Reports earlier suggested an event had been set for St Patrick’s weekend.

# andy-lee - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Andy Lee defending the world title in Thomond Park? It’s comments of the week

Also, swapping Balotelli for Heskey and celebrating the Irish sports people of the year.

# andy-lee - Friday 26 December, 2014

After beating Leinster, the Munster players got their hands on Andy Lee’s world title

Lee wants to put the gold on the line in Thomond Park next year.

# andy-lee - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Andy Lee’s tequila and Devin Toner’s an elf! It’s the best sporting tweets of the week

Ronan O’Gara’s banter with DC10 also featured.

# andy-lee - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Paulie leads Ireland and the minor Munster title – Limerick’s 2014 sporting highlights

Memorable days in Thomond Park, camogie champions and beating the Black Ferns.

# andy-lee - Wednesday 17 December, 2014