Many readers will know the Irish Open as quite simply the largest and most prestigious martial arts tournament around the globe.
The 2018 edition was set to be a record breaker and whilst it will still go ahead, numbers are reportedly to be severely hit due to cancelled flights into Dublin.
Snowy and windy conditions have put air traffic to almost a complete standstill, with many English fighters and teams unable to travel to the competition.
Roy Baker (organiser) however has confirmed the event WILL GO AHEAD.
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