Preview: Almighty Fight Night

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MMA fans local to Leeds, you’re in for a treat this weekend, as the team who’ve brought you three Almighty Fighting Championships this year bring you Almighty Fight Night 1. The event takes place in a new venue to the team, Brain and Brawn Fitness, Morley, Leeds.

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Exclusive: AFC3 headline fight revealed

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Almighty Fighting Championships have exclusively revealed the headline fight of AFC3 to Addicted OTR as they look to continue building their rapidly growing reputation as one of the UK’s top up-and-coming events. Better never sleeps” as they say; and the guys at Almighty certainly don’t seem to, as fresh from their successful second show they’ve got the wheels in motion for event number 3, which takes place on October 29th at the o2 Academy in Leeds.

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Almighty Fighting Championships 2: Preview

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Almighty Fighting Championships are back! After their successful debut show earlier this year, the Leeds based MMA promotion have returned for what promises to be a bumper event from their new home of The o2 Academy, Leeds.

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Review: Almighty Fighting Championships

It’s happened, MMA has returned to Leeds. After nine months of meticulous planning, culminating in 48 hours’ worth of sheer panic, the guys at Almighty have show number one in the bank. So, how did it go? DSC_6345

Overall, the show was a success. We witnessed seventeen fights; twelve amateur and five professional. We saw two peachy knockouts, there were some slick submissions, we were treated to more blood than an early episode of The Walking Dead and we saw the crowning of the first belt holder for this fledgling promotion. There were obviously teething problems, the layout of the venue will need reviewing for future events, as the crowd was spread too far around the arena to generate a consistent atmosphere. The fighter’s walkouts could be cleaner if the cage entrance had been rotated 180 degrees and once the event brings in bigger crowds, the security will definitely have to be reviewed, as it would be all too easy for fans seated on the stage to storm the cage. However, these are easily resolved mainly aesthetic points, as the event ran smoothly, the action was superb, the timing was great, the MC on point and a good time was had by all.
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Almighty Fighting Championships: Further bouts added to card.

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Fledgling MMA promotion Almighty Fighting Championships have today announced the addition of four more bouts to their April 2nd card; two professional and two amateur.

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Almighty Fighting Championships: Bout Announcements

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Today, new MMA promotion Almighty Fighting Championships have announced additional amateur bouts to their already promising inaugural card. Headlined by an intriguing 4-man flyweight tournament, Almighty have given us two more match ups to enjoy.

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