(15.7.14, London) Nathan “Mr. Bag & Tag” Jones has been added to the
professional card for “BAMMA Fight Night: Chadwick vs Pascu”, as Europe’s
flagship Mixed Martial Arts promotion prepares to hit Liverpool Olympia on
2nd August. As Chris Hoban has been forced by a shoulder injury to withdraw
from his fight against Tim Manzies, Jones has been signed up as
replacement for the Welterweight bout. Tickets are on sale at
*Nathan Jones* AKA Mr. Bag & Tag has earned a Professional record of 4-3
with all victories via 1st round Chokes. With Richmond’s Combat Company as
his home, Jones has trained in MMA since 2010 with no prior combat sports
experience. Driven by his determination to overcome a number of personal
challenges, including a bilateral pulmonary embolism in 2009, Jones is
defined by his mental toughness and a hunger to shape his own life. Jones
has been awarded Bronze Medal in Ground Control (U91Kg), the WKA Amateur
British MMA title (U88Kg) and reached the Ring Masters finals at U85kg.
Jones also won the Fury Welterweight title after Montagnani vacated it in
2013, prior to losing to Montagnani at BAMMA 15. Jones’ latest outing in
May saw him go the distance with Makunga Bunduku at Ultimate Challenge.
“I’m excited about this fight. Tim is a tough fighter and I respect him..
but ultimately this is just another day in the office. I am looking forward
to perform for BAMMA fans and a Liverpool crowd; and I get another chance
to Bag & Tag.”
*Tim “The Yeti” Menzies *fights out of Andy Roberts BJJ with a Professional
record of 2-1 and a fierce background in kick-boxing. He most recently lost
to Alex Montagnani at “BAMMA Fight Night: Askham vs Nunes”
Both fighters are new to the North West circuit.
See the full updated fight card at
*Follow @da1nath1 @timmenzies11 and @BAMMAUK on Twitter*