Category Archives: BAMMA UK

SBG Stars James Gallagher and Sinead Kavanagh Added to Bellator 173 in Belfast on Feb. 24

SBG Stars James Gallagher and Sinead Kavanagh Added to Bellator 173 in Belfast on Feb. 24 BELLATOR AND BAMMA RE-JOIN FORCES FOR BELLATOR 173 AND BAMMA 28 AT THE SSE ARENA IN BELFAST ON FEBRUARY 24   SBG STARS JAMES GALLAGHER AND SINEAD KAVANAGH BOTH SET WITH MATCHUPS   HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. (January 24, 2017) – Bellator & BAMMA combine forces once more to bring Belfast a show of Titanic proportions as they present their second co-promoted event on Friday February 24th 2017 from the SSE Arena, Belfast. With huge main events and supporting undercards, it will be a historic and groundbreaking night to remember for MMA fans of Belfast and around the world.   Tickets for the joint-event start at just £35 and can be purchased at Ticketmaster.ie, SSEArenaBelfast.com, or the SSE Arena box office.   “We had a great time working with David and the BAMMA team in...

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Bellator 169 Weigh-in Results and Photos

Bellator 169 Weigh-in Results and Photos ALL FIGHTERS SUCCESSFULLY MAKE WEIGHT –  BELLATOR MMA & BAMMA DOUBLE HEADER EVENT SET TO TAKE PLACE TOMORROW NIGHT INSIDE 3ARENA IN DUBLIN Complete Weigh-In Photos Here   DUBLIN, IRELAND. (Dec. 15, 2016) – The official weigh-ins for both “Bellator 169: King Mo vs. Ishii” and “BAMMA 27” took place this afternoon at the 1878 club inside 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland. The competitors are now ready for action tomorrow at 3Arena, with the event airing on SPIKE at 9 p.m. ET/8 p.m. CT.   The Spike-televised main card will be highlighted by a heavyweight main event pitting “King Mo” (19-5, 1 NC) against Olympic Judo Gold Medalist Satoshi Ishii (14-6-1). In addition, Anthony Taylor (1-1) will look to quite the crowd as he enters enemy territory to challenge Northern Ireland’s own James Gallagher (4-0) in a featherweight co-main clash....

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QUOTES AND PHOTOS FROM THE ‘BELLATOR 169’ & ‘BAMMA 27’ OFFICIAL PRESS CONFERENCE IN DUBLIN

QUOTES AND PHOTOS FROM THE ‘BELLATOR 169’ & ‘BAMMA 27’ OFFICIAL PRESS CONFERENCE IN DUBLIN QUOTES AND PHOTOS FROM THE ‘BELLATOR 169’ & ‘BAMMA 27’ OFFICIAL PRESS CONFERENCE IN DUBLIN   OFFICIAL WEIGH-INS FOR INTERNATIONAL DOUBLE HEADER TO BE HELD AT 4 P.M. THURSDAY AT 3ARENA   Additional photos   DUBLIN (December 14, 2016) – Two of the top MMA promotions in the world, Bellator and BAMMA have joined forces to deliver an early Christmas gift for MMA fans everywhere with a unique doubleheader event at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland this Friday, Dec. 16. Despite the cold and rainy weather in Dublin, the main and co-main event fighters turned up the heat at the Official Fight Week Press Conference for the co-promoted event inside the Gibson Hotel. Bellator MMA President Scott Coker took center stage alongside BAMMA CEO David Green, and the two were...

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BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips Results, Fight Highlight’s and Video Footage

BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips Results, Fight Highlight’s and Video Footage BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips Results, Fight Highlight’s and Video Footage BAMMA’s second event in Ireland was even more successful than their first, as nearly 6,000 fans packed the 3Arena for ‘BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips’ on February 27. The card, stacked with many of Ireland’s top contender’s, did not disappoint.  BAMMA 24 delivered many impressive KO and submission wins throughout the night, as 12 of the events 16 bouts ended with a finish. Some of the night’s stand-outs include John ‘The White Mike Tyson’ Phillips, BAMMA Featherweight Champion Tom ‘Firekid’ Duquesnoy, Irish fan favorite ‘The Housewives Choice’ Chris Fields and Dylan ‘The Nuke’ Tuke.   Phillips pulled off the big upset of the night by knocking out Cheick ‘Animal’ Kone in just 65 seconds, becoming the new BAMMA Middleweight Champion. BAMMA Featherweight Champion Tom ‘Firekid’...

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Official ‘BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips’ Weigh In Results and Prelims Link

Official ‘BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips’ Weigh In Results and Prelims Link ‘BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips’ will take place this Saturday February 27, 2016 at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland. Fights begin at 7pm GMT. Fans worldwide can watch the preliminary bouts live (and FREE) on the Lonsdale FB page from 2pm – 5pm ET. Main card bouts to air live on Spike TV UK at 10pm GMT. Click here to view the ‘BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips’ weigh-in video: Official BAMMA 24 ‘Kone vs. Phillips Weigh-in Results: MAIN CARD (Main Event) BAMMA MIDDLEWEIGHT TITLE Cheick ‘Animal’ Kone (c) 184.6 Vs. John ‘The White Mike Tyson’ Phillips 184.6 MIDDLEWEIGHT BOUT Paul Byrne 184.8 Vs. Andy ‘Lions Paw’ DeVent 185.4 BANTAMWEIGHT SUPERFIGHT Tom ‘Firekid’ DuQuesnoy 136.4 (135.4)* Vs. Damien ‘The Rage’ Rooney 135.4 LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT BOUT ‘The Housewives Choice’ Chris Fields 204.4...

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BAMMA Returns to Ireland February 27 for ‘BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips

BAMMA Returns to Ireland February 27 for ‘BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips BAMMA Returns to Ireland February 27 for ‘BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips’ London, England – February 24, 2016 – BAMMA, Europe’s largest and most prominent Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) promotion, is gearing up for another exciting night of fights in the Emerald Isle. The first show the organization held in the Irish Capital (BAMMA 22: DuQuesnoy vs. Loughnane) was hugely successful, drawing over 5,000 fans. Attendance for ‘BAMMA 24 – Kone vs. Phillips’ is expected to be even higher, as the card features many of Europe’s top MMA prospects. The event will take place on February 27 at the famed 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland.   The fight card for this highly anticipated event is stacked with top MMA talent, including many fan favorites from England and Ireland. Warriors from both countries will go head-to-head under the BAMMA banner,...

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BAMMA UK: BAMMA 22 Weigh In Results & Final Fightcard

BAMMA UK: BAMMA 22 Weigh In Results & Final Fightcard Doors at the 3Arena open at 4pm.  First fight 4.15pm.  The LIVE Lonsdale  Prelims stream from 7pm on the Lonsdale Facebook Page.  BAMMA 22 Main Card goes LIVE on SPIKE TV UK from 10pm.  (For other regions please check local listings)   BAMMA 22 Main Card (10pm -12pm Spike TV UK) Tom Duquesnoy (145) Vs. Brendan Loughnane (144.8)   Chris Fields (185.6) Vs. Christopher Jacquelin (183)   Regis Sugden (134.6) Vs. Alan Philpott (139.4)*   Catherine Costigan (108.8) vs. Celine Haga (114.8)**   BAMMA 22 Lonsdale Prelims (7pm -10pm Lonsdlae Facebook Page) Jack Grant (154.4) Vs. Jack McGann (155.8)   Conor Cooke (186.6)*** Vs. Paul Byrne (184.4)   Marc Diakiese (153.2) Vs. Rick Selvarajah (154)   Kane Mousah (155.8) Vs. Myles Price (154.8)   BAMMA 22 Prelims Hatice Ozyurt (136.4) Vs. Sinead Kavanagh (136.8)+   Darren O’ Gorman (135.2) Vs. Frans Mlambo (134.8)   Lukasz Parobiec (236.2) Vs. Jonathan Dargan...

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BAMMA UK: BAMMA 24 – Ireland Vs. England February 27th 2016 Announced for 3Arena Dublin

BAMMA UK: BAMMA 24 – Ireland Vs. England February 27th 2016 Announced for 3Arena Dublin Europe’s Leading Mixed Martial Arts Promotion returns to Dublin for BAMMA 24 – Ireland Vs England. On the day that sees Ireland take on England in the Six Nations Rugby, BAMMA continues the sporting rivalry into the evening as BAMMA 24 – Ireland Vs England takes over the 3Arena. Presented by David Haye and broadcast around the world, BAMMA once more brings a action packed night of MMA entertainment, as Team Ireland take on Team England. Europe’s finest MMA talent from both countries will to go head to head across the main card bouts, with the results having massive implications across the BAMMA divisions. With an undercard packed full of Ireland’s finest up and coming talent, BAMMA 24 also offers the chance to get up close and personal with the...

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BAMMA UK 23: ‘Night Of Champions’ Announced For November 14th 2015

BAMMA UK 23: ‘Night Of Champions’ Announced For November 14th 2015 November 14th 2015 is set to be one of the biggest MMA nights of the year as we announce BAMMA 23: Night of Champions, taking place at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham. The event will feature mutiple title fights and a prelim card stacked from top to bottom with the best of European talent. In the main event England Vs. Germany collide as BAMMA Heavyweight Champion Mark ‘The Hand of’ Godbeer makes his first title defence against top ranked German Ruben ‘The Viking’ Wolf. Also on the Main Card prodigy Ed Arthur puts his BAMMA Bantamweight crown on the line against the supremely talented Shay Walsh, in what is one of the most eagerly anticipated domestic bouts of the year. BAMMA Flyweight Champion Rany Saadeh also takes on the undefeated Chris ‘Nightmare’ Miah in another...

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BAMMA UK 22: WELCOMES THE LADIES – TWO BOUTS ANNOUNCED

BAMMA UK 22: WELCOMES THE LADIES – TWO BOUTS ANNOUNCED BAMMA, leaders in MMA sports entertainment and the home of European MMA are pleased to announce that for the first time in BAMMA’s history, women’s bouts will be contested at a BAMMA event. The history making ladies at BAMMA 22 are:   Catherine ‘Alpha Female’ Costigan Vs. Simona Soukupova  Sinead Kavanagh Vs. Hatice ‘Turkish Delight’ Oyzurt Tickets available now from http://bit.ly/BAMMA22 #BAMMA22 #WelcomeToTheNewAge Catherine ‘Alpha Female’ Costigan Vs. Simona Soukupova (Atomweight Bout) Catherine ‘The Alpha Female’ Costigan from Limerick returns from recently competing in Las Vegas with a 5-1 record. Ready to put on a homecoming performance for her legion of fans, the Alpha Female will be taking no prisoners come September 19th. This hugely popular fighter will be fight for the first time in Ireland for over a year and had the following to say: “I’m excited...

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