Article

New Host of Beyond The Octagon

Christian O'Connell, the new host of BT Sport's Beyond the Octagon.
by IrishMMA


Christian O’Connell has been a leading broadcaster for over a decade, winning multiple Sony awards for his work on KISS FM and BBC 5 Live. He is currently in charge of the Breakfast Show on Absolute Radio and regular listeners will be well aware of his enthusiasm for Mixed Martial Arts. As the new presenter on BT Sport’s UFC: Beyond the Octagon- he will get to combine his job and his passion for MMA.

Christian took time out to tell Irish MMA about his love for the sport. Full Interview
Sunday, October 26
2AM
GMT
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Media

Recent
Jose Aldo works out alongside Junior Dos Santos. Challenger Chad Mendes arrives in Rio. Phil Davis checks his weight and Glover Teixeira trains to pull off the UFC’s first-ever win by way of odor.
Oct 22, 2014
All-time great Anderson Silva discusses the growth of MMA, how his injury impacted his life outside the Octagon, and how he is preparing to face dangerous striker Nick Diaz at UFC 183.
Oct 22, 2014
Team Alpha Male leader Urijah Faber previews the main event showdown between teammate Chad Mendes and Jose Aldo at UFC 179.
Oct 22, 2014
Phil Davis gives one-word answers to a host of questions from UFC correspondent Paula Sack ahead of his co-main event showdown with Glover Teixeira at UFC 179.
Oct 22, 2014