It’s here, the news Budo Fighting Championships have recently been teasing us with. Budo 16 sees BAMMA World Middleweight Champion, the knockout sensation John Phillips making his Budo FC debut, colliding with fellow striking phenomenon Jose Otavio ‘Javali’ Dos Santos Lacerda.
Chris Clarke at his most recent show, Budo 14, in Watford.
A four-man Welterweight tournament has been added to Budo 17, the promotion’s maiden Welsh show in September, with a change of date and venue also announced by Chris Clarke’s promotion. Continue reading
Budo Fighting Championships has acquired Dino Gambatesa’s UFP promotion just days after its first event, AddictedOTR.com can announce.
Budo Fighting Championships recently announced the introduction of mandatory blood tests from June 1.
In addition to this, promoter Chris Clarke has also taken the unique step of allowing competitors further weight divisions. Effective from June, Budo will actively host fights outside the standard weight categories, if and when they are required. Continue reading
Expanding North West MMA promotion Budo Fighting Championships has revealed that all professional fighters on the promotion will be subject to mandatory blood tests. Continue reading
Budo Fighting Championships returned to the Holiday Inn, Bolton for Budo 13. HAMMA stand out Beau Gavin was forced to withdraw following recent IMMAF trials and a K1 bout so he will not face Predators undefeated Shoaib Yousaf. Yousaf instead faced Callum McDonald for the interim Title.
All other fights went ahead as scheduled. Follow @AddictedOTR on twitter for additional play-by play. Results can be found below.
Budo Fighting Championship recently announced their expansion into the south of England with Budo 14 to take place in Watford on May 21.
AddictedOTR.com can exclusively reveal a stand out matchup between two unbeaten amateur fighters making their professional debuts in an 86kg catchweight showdown.
A Lightweight Title contest between Charlie Leary and Marc Clark will headline Budo Fighting Championship’s first Watford show.
We reported back in December that North West MMA promotion Budo were expanding into Yorkshire in 2016. We can now reveal that promoter Chris Clarke is also pushing his brand into the south with some big names already secured.
Long standing North West Mixed Martial Arts promotion Budo Fighting Championships has been a breeding ground for some of the region’s top talent for a number of years. Now promoter Chris Clarke has expanded his team as well as his plans as he told AddictedOTR.com