Episode 11: Michael Conlan

Special guest Olympian Michael Conlan calls in.

Conlan is an Irish boxer from Belfast. He is currently signed with Top Rank.

As an amateur, Conlan reached number one in the AIBA bantamweight world rankings, with achievements that include an Olympic bronze medal at London 12′ and a World Championship gold medal at Doha.

Michael Conlan left RIO 2016 with a bad taste in his mouth. The reigning World gold medalist lost a controversial decision in the bantamweight quarter-final to Russia’s Vladimir Nikitin. In most people’s eyes, he was robbed. He tore off his Ireland vest and held up his middle fingers to the judges..

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