Earlier this week I got to pop my public prediction cherry. I had the opportunity to look through a number of talent rich cards on offer this weekend, to select a fight which whetted my appetite for visual violence. I chose one of the early professional bouts on BAMMA 23, featuring NWA’s Daniel Chopper Crawford vs SBG Ireland’s Francisco Albano Barrio. Continue reading
The Portsmouth based Shock n Awe martial arts promotion has been diligently going about its business for a number of years now, it’s well documented about the high level of match-making that has made the show a birthing pool for future stars of the sport. With many confounded by the slump in the UK industry that has seen the likes of many of this nation’s top shows take a backward step, due to the lack of funding, negative press and many other issues, Shock n Awe have soldiered on.
AddictedOTR.com recently announced a string of amateur bouts that were added to Warrior Fight Series 5 in February. One of the most hotly anticipated match ups was stand out welterweights James Reedman of NFM Windsor and BKK Fighter Tom Mowle. Unfortunately there has had to be a change to this bout. Continue reading