Category Archives: Cage Warriors FC

MEET DAN HARDY, BRAD PICKETT AND EDITH LABELLE AT CAGE WARRIORS 84

MEET DAN HARDY, BRAD PICKETT AND EDITH LABELLE AT CAGE WARRIORS 84 MEET DAN HARDY, BRAD PICKETT AND EDITH LABELLE AT CAGE WARRIORS 84 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, May 24th, 2017  Two British MMA legends and Cage Warriors’ own superstar ring girl will be on hand to meet the fans on fight night at Indigo at The O2 Fans attending the Cage Warriors 84 event in London will get the chance to meet three stars during an exclusive meet-and-greet session on fight night. Heading up the list of stars is Cage Warriors royalty in the form of Dan ‘The Outlaw’ Hardy. Dan captured the Cage Warriors welterweight title earlier in his career, back in 2005, and went on to become the first British fighter to compete for a UFC world title when he challenged the great Georges St-Pierre at UFC 111 in 2010. Now Dan...

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FOUR MORE BOUTS CONFIRMED FOR CAGE WARRIORS 84

FOUR MORE BOUTS CONFIRMED FOR CAGE WARRIORS 84 FOUR MORE BOUTS CONFIRMED FOR CAGE WARRIORS 84 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, May 15th, 2017 Quartet of contests added to London fight card to take number of confirmed bouts to 11. With three weeks to go until Cage Warriors’ return to Indigo at The O2, four more fights have been confirmed for the June 2 event in London. Sean ‘Sexy Curls’ Carter (12-4) will return to action under the Cage Warriors banner for the first time since November 2015 when he takes on fellow lightweight Steve ‘The Spartan’ O’Keeffe (6-3). Both men are no strangers to the Cage Warriors stage, with Carter an eight-fight veteran of the promotion, and O’Keeffe set to make his fifth appearance for Cage Warriors at this event. Also booked for June 2 is a welterweight clash between Martyn Harris (4-3) and Marcus...

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CW83 WEIGH-IN RESULTS

CW83 WEIGH-IN RESULTS CW83 WEIGH-IN RESULTS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, May 5th, 2017 Che Mills and Søren Bak both needed two attempts at the scale before eventually making weight ahead of their respective bouts in Wales. Main event star Che Mills narrowly avoided missing weight as he hit the mark at the second time of asking at the weigh-ins for Cage Warriors 83 in Newport, Wales on Friday afternoon. Mills initially tipped the scale at 171.5lb – half a pound over the maximum allowable limit for a Cage Warriors welterweight contest – before returning to weigh 170.9lbs. Mills’ main event opponent Lewis Long had no such problems, hitting the scale at 170.6lbs. Denmark’s Søren Bak also needed two attempts to make weight for his bout, but after initially weighing in a pound and a half over the 156lb maximum for his lightweight bout, his second...

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MIDDLEWEIGHT CLASH BOLSTERS CAGE WARRIORS 84’S LONDON LINEUP

MIDDLEWEIGHT CLASH BOLSTERS CAGE WARRIORS 84’S LONDON LINEUP MIDDLEWEIGHT CLASH BOLSTERS CAGE WARRIORS 84’S LONDON LINEUP FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 British middleweight powerhouses Lee Chadwick and Bola Omoyele set to face off at Indigo at The O2 on June 2 The fight card for Cage Warriors’ second visit to the Indigo at The O2 has been further strengthened by the addition of a fascinating clash of British middleweights. With a record of 22-13-1, Lee ‘The Butcher’ Chadwick is one of the most experienced middleweights in the UK today and is riding a run of form he hopes will lead all the way to a Cage Warriors middleweight title shot. The Liverpool man produced a dominant display in his last outing as he defeated Ireland’s Tommy Quinn, finishing him via first-round guillotine choke submission at the Echo Arena at Cage Warriors 82. But...

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‘THE TRUE VIKING’ LANDS AT CAGE WARRIORS AS NINE FIGHTS CONFIRMED FOR CW83

‘THE TRUE VIKING’ LANDS AT CAGE WARRIORS AS NINE FIGHTS CONFIRMED FOR CW83 ‘THE TRUE VIKING’ LANDS AT CAGE WARRIORS AS NINE FIGHTS CONFIRMED FOR CW83 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, April 13th, 2017 Cage Warriors 83 to feature the promotional debut of Danish lightweight star Søren ‘The True Viking’ Bak as the fight card for Newport starts to take shape Cage Warriors’ return to Wales will feature a host of Welsh talent, plus the debut of highly-rated Danish lightweight star Søren Bak. Bak (7-1) will take on veteran Scott ‘The Priest’ Clist (11-3) in a tough test on his maiden outing under the Cage Warriors banner. And he’ll be joined on the card by popular Welsh prospect Josh ‘Crazy Horse’ Reed. The Tillery Combat trained bantamweight has made a perfect start to life as a professional, racking up six wins without defeat, including back-to-back victories...

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IT’S NAD’S NIGHT IN LIVERPOOL AS NARIMANI DEFEATS PIMBLETT TO CAPTURE CAGE WARRIORS GOLD

IT’S NAD’S NIGHT IN LIVERPOOL AS NARIMANI DEFEATS PIMBLETT TO CAPTURE CAGE WARRIORS GOLD IT’S NAD’S NIGHT IN LIVERPOOL AS NARIMANI DEFEATS PIMBLETT TO CAPTURE CAGE WARRIORS GOLD FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, April 1st, 2017 Bristol featherweight enters enemy territory and claims unanimous decision to capture Cage Warriors 145lb title at Cage Warriors 82 in Liverpool Bristol’s Nad Narimani silenced a raucous Liverpool crowd on Derby Day to walk away the Cage Warriors featherweight world champion after a composed performance against defending champ Paddy Pimblett in Liverpool. Despite fighting in Pimblett’s back yard at the Echo Arena, Narimani turned in a nerveless performance as he set the early pace and lasted the course to claim a unanimous decision victory (48-47, 49-46, 50-45) after five gruelling rounds. While it wasn’t a great night for Liverpool’s headline star, another proud Scouser, Lee ‘The Butcher’ Chadwick, had the...

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PIMBLETT v NARIMANI TITLE FIGHT MADE OFFICIAL AT CAGE WARRIORS 82 WEIGH-INS

PIMBLETT v NARIMANI TITLE FIGHT MADE OFFICIAL AT CAGE WARRIORS 82 WEIGH-INS PIMBLETT v NARIMANI TITLE FIGHT MADE OFFICIAL AT CAGE WARRIORS 82 WEIGH-INS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 31st, 2017 Main event title fight is official as Paddy Pimblett and challenger Nad Narimani make weight ahead of Cage Warriors 82 at the Echo Arena on Saturday night. The Cage Warriors 82 weigh-ins took place on Friday afternoon in Liverpool ahead of Saturday night’s historic event at The Echo Arena. The featherweight world title fight between Paddy Pimblett and Nad Narimani was confirmed as official after the pair successfully weighed in under the featherweight limit ahead of their main event clash. Liverpudlian star and defending champion Pimblett arrived just under championship weight, weighing in at 144.9lbs, while Narimani weighed in with a full pound to spare, tipping the scales at 144lbs. The co-main event will...

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CAGE WARRIORS ANNOUNCES EQUIPMENT PARTNERSHIP WITH FAIRTEX

CAGE WARRIORS ANNOUNCES EQUIPMENT PARTNERSHIP WITH FAIRTEX  CAGE WARRIORS ANNOUNCES EQUIPMENT PARTNERSHIP WITH FAIRTEX  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 31st, 2017 World-renowned manufacturers partners up with Cage Warriors as the promotion’s new glove and leather equipment partner Cage Warriors, the premier MMA fighting organisation in Europe and the Middle East, has entered into a partnership arrangement with Fairtex, who will become the promotion’s official glove and leather equipment partner. Founded by Philip Wong, the Fairtex brand became the #1 choice for gloves and leather equipment in Thailand before becoming globally renowned as a manufacturer of top-quality gloves and sparring equipment for Muay Thai, boxing, kickboxing and MMA. “Fairtex gloves and equipment have been a mainstay of the world’s biggest combat sports gyms for years, so we’re proud to have struck this partnership with them moving forward,” said Cage Warriors President, Graham Boylan. “The most important...

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CAGE WARRIORS ANNOUNCES BETSAFE AS OFFICIAL GAMING PARTNER

CAGE WARRIORS ANNOUNCES BETSAFE AS OFFICIAL GAMING PARTNER CAGE WARRIORS ANNOUNCES BETSAFE AS OFFICIAL GAMING PARTNER FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, March 30th, 2017 Betting giant join the Cage Warriors family with two-year deal Cage Warriors are proud to announce that Betsafe have signed a two-year deal to become the promotion’s official gaming partner. As part of the deal, Betsafe joins Cage Warriors’ roster of key sponsors, with extensive branding forming part of the Cage Warriors cage. Betsafe will also create engaging fan content with fighters and in-arena event activation initiatives. In addition to joining Cage Warriors as a gaming sponsor, Betsafe will also become the broadcast sponsor of both Cage Warriors and UFC events on BT Sport, a deal which will last for the next 12 months Betsafe already has strong ties with mixed martial arts, with UFC athletes Emil Meek and Jack Hermansson, plus Cage...

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CONFIRMED FIGHT CARD AND BROADCAST DETAILS FOR CAGE WARRIORS 82 IN LIVERPOOL

CONFIRMED FIGHT CARD AND BROADCAST DETAILS FOR CAGE WARRIORS 82 IN LIVERPOOL CONFIRMED FIGHT CARD AND BROADCAST DETAILS FOR CAGE WARRIORS 82 IN LIVERPOOL FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, March 27th, 2017 Key information and timings for Saturday night’s event at The Echo Arena Saturday April 1 looks set to deliver the biggest night in the long and successful history of Cage Warriors as The Echo Arena plays host to Cage Warriors 82. The main event of the evening sees proud Scouser and Cage Warriors featherweight world champion Paddy ‘The Baddy’ Pimblett return to action in his home town against Bristol’s Nad Narimani. And on the same day that sees the world-famous Merseyside Derby between Liverpool and Everton, proud Evertonian Molly McCann will take to the cage for her latest bout when she takes on Lacey Schuckman. Former UFC veteran Vaughan Lee is also set for...

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