This page is completely dedicated to what Peter McDonagh has to say. All of Peter McDonagh’s quotes are organized here by date and topic. The most recent quote attributed to Peter McDonagh came from an article called Irish champion demands Conor McGregor fight him: “I respect what he's done in the UFC and he's a superstar in the MMA world, but I personally believe that he has no place in a boxing ring and if he comes up against even a half decent boxer he'd get beat easily. He's making these silly statements that he'd beat Mayweather, but he would get absolutely destroyed. What I'm saying is before you go straight into a boxing ring and fight Mayweather, prove yourself against a boxer like me and if you beat me, but bearing in mind I've never been on my backside in my career, then you know you've got half a chance in there”.
"I started reading about McGregor wanting to fight Mayweather and I thought to myself 'Hang on a minute, this guy hasn't even boxed professionally or proved himself in a pro boxing ring and he wants to fight the best pound-for-pound fighter of this [...]
McGregor's famous for saying 'Who the f*** is that guy,' but he will know very well who I am and what I'm all about as he came to National Stadium in Dublin to support his friend Dean Byrne when I fought him for the Irish welterweight title in Novem[...]
I respect what he's done in the UFC and he's a superstar in the MMA world, but I personally believe that he has no place in a boxing ring and if he comes up against even a half decent boxer he'd get beat easily. He's making these silly statements th[...]
I'm the Irish Champion and McGregor's a massive name back home so let's do the fight at Croke Park in front of 82,000 fans and give the public what they want to see. If he says he's the people's champion then go out and prove it and give the fans' w[...]