"I was told 'The Irish Hand Grenade' was not acceptable in Belfast [because] it would translate poorly," said Davis. "It'd be like calling yourself the Taliban Bomber and fighting in New York. So, it's a temporary change implemented by the UFC.My feeling about this is the same as my feeling about the NBA team in Washington changing its name from the Bullets to the Wizards: In theory I think it's good that a sport is saying publicly that it doesn't see violence as something trivial, but in practice I don't really see what good it does.
"However, I will always be The Irish Hand Grenade when I fight in the U.S."
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