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Jonny Byrne is an aspiring MMA Journalist who loves all things MMA. He's currently studying Law in Ireland and is Station Manager of his University Radio Station. Follow him on twitter - @MMATakeover_

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UFC 210 Results: Weidman vs. Mousasi ends in huge controversy

By Jonathan Byrne / April 9, 2017

This was a fight fans could not wait to see. However some controversial circumstances ruined the ending for most. Chris Weidman took on Gegard Mousasi in the Co-Main Event of UFC 210. Weidman was initiating his takedowns and getting the better of an off-rhythm Mousasi in the first round. Half way through the second round, […]

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Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson Retires from MMA

By Jonathan Byrne / April 9, 2017

It may not have been Rumble’s night, but he sure went out on a high. After getting subbed by DC in the second round of their Light heavyweight title fight, Joe Rogan brought Rumble in for the regular post fight interview. But it didn’t appear like a regular one, as off the bat Rumble asked […]

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UFC 210 Full Card Picks & Predictions

By Jonathan Byrne / April 8, 2017

Top to bottom this is going to be a fun card.  UFC 210 takes place this Saturday night at the KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York. This is the UFC’s fourth venture in to the greater New York area since MMA became legalised last year. However it is the UFC’s first time in Buffalo in […]

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Video: Conor McGregor at Boxing Match in Madison Square Garden

By Jonathan Byrne / April 4, 2017

Last time Conor was at MSG, history was made.  Conor McGregor has been the talking point of the sporting world the past couple of weeks. Rumours of a potential boxing/MMA superfight between himself and Floyd Mayweather have reached an all-time high. For now though, it appears McGregor is enjoying some down-time. He’s regularly spotted in […]

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BREAKING: Donald Cowboy Cerrone vs. Robbie Lawler set for July

By Jonathan Byrne / April 3, 2017

This has got Fight of the Night written all over it. International Fight Week is the highlight of the MMA calendar and we’ve got ourselves one hell of a fight for it. UFC 213 now boasts Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone vs. Robbie Lawler in what will be an absolute war. The fight was originally scheduled for […]

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Brock Lesnar could return to ‘conquer’ MMA again according to manager

By Jonathan Byrne / April 3, 2017

After an impressive performance at Wrestlemania 33 last night, many MMA fans may still ponder the thought of Lesnar returning to the Octagon. Capturing the WWE Universal Title last night at Wrestlemania only tells a fraction of Brock Lesnar’s story. Lesnar has a decorated career inside the WWE ring with multiple world-title wins. His sporting […]

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WATCH Comedy Animation of Mayweather vs. McGregor Negotiations

By Jonathan Byrne / April 3, 2017

While the back and forth has been serious, it’s nice to look at the light side of the rivalry every now and again.  We’ve all heard the rumours. Conor vs. Floyd. MMA vs. Boxing. Talk of the negotiations never ends! But what if Conor McGregor strolled up to Floyd’s mansion, received the contract, and wasn’t […]

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