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Tweets of the Week: June 18th

We take a look back at the top tweets of the past week.

One of Ireland’s rising talents took on Crumlin’s UFC superstar.

And while he was there, Barnes couldn’t resist a photo opportunity.

Irish boxing’s most avoided fighter dipped his toe into the World of trash-talk.

Pajo Hyland disappointed those who were hoping for the ultimate wind-up in Leeds.

Carl Frampton couldn’t resist a swipe at Ukraine’s most famous boxing son after Northern Ireland’s glorious 2-0 win.

While Steve Collins was disillusioned with the grooming choices of the Swedish football team.

Tyrone McKenna succinctly described the troubles of all fathers faced with the challenges of plaiting hair.

And Paddy Barnes gave a customer query in the most Paddy Barnes way possible.

Joe O'Neill

Reporting on Irish boxing the past five years. Work has appeared on irish-boxing.com, Boxing News, the42.ie, and local and national media. Provide live ringside updates, occasional interviews, and special features on the future of Irish boxing. email: joneill6@tcd.ie