Too Much Talent returned this past weekend to the Dome in Thorpe Park. It was to be an exciting night of action headlined by a rivalry between undefeated Team Crossface’s Martin Hudson, and New Wave Academies Alex Lohore. Both men walked into the cage intent on taking the victory, and both men put it all on the line in a bout that left every member of the audience open mouthed.
The Warrior Fight Series juggernaut continues today with news of yet more top drawer match ups for WFS 5, taking place February 13th 2016 at the iconic York Hall, London.
Promoter Harry Shoebridge spoke to On The Road With Addicted MMA to exclusively reveal the next two additions to his already talent rich fight card.
Mark Kinsella left the Liverpool Olympia as Shinobi MMA FC Welterweight Champion last night after a TKO victory against a game Arthur Jakub.
In the main event of a show that saw four titles go up for grabs, it was not all plain sailing for The MMA Academy’s ‘Kinny’.
This weekend’s UK MMA offerings feature a lot of what we love, well matched high level amateur fights. AddictedOTR.com will be around the country for a number of fight nights including the all amateur showcase that is Shinobi MMA Fighting Championship in Liverpool and the welcome return of Too Much Talent to Thorpe Park.
Love for combat sports has grown drastically in the UK in recent years. For every “I train UFC” ‘bro’, there is a dedicated MMA fighter/kick boxer/Thai fighter/BJJ practitioner/boxer (delete as applicable). These are men and women who put their heart and soul into training at every given opportunity, eating right, sleeping right and living clean. 10 years ago, only the cream of the crop could compete in anything outside of an inter-club. Luckily with the acceptance of a combat sports event being a popular night out for many members of the general public in 21st century Britain; new, well run events are appearing on the map to satisfy the demand. This Friday, November 27th, sees the birth of another new combat show to enter the UK market.
AddictedOTR.com can reveal another addition to February’s Warrior Fight Series card at London’s York Hall. In the Featherweight division, Harry Shoebridge has drawn two popular high level amateurs together. Continue reading
Shinobi War 6 has been subject to last-minute adjustments ahead of Saturday night’s event at the Liverpool Olympia.
The main card is, however, still intact and will feature title fights across four divisions, along with a Welterweight Title eliminator.
Something we do very well in the UK is regional MMA shows. We have a unique set of promoters who’s sole interest in the game isn’t just income; they have a genuine passion for the industry, so skilfully craft their cards to ensure that the abundance of home based talent get the opportunity to showcase their skills against suitable and equally game opponents. One of the best promotions at doing this returns this weekend for their sixth instalment. Yes ladies and gentlemen, I’m talking about the boys from the Staines Massive, Too Much Talent (TMT). Continue reading