Pimblett set for title tussle at CWFC 78
The CWFC will crown a new featherweight champion at the Echo Arena on September 10. As Liverpool native Paddy Pimblett (11-1) and Frenchman Johnny Frachey (18-10) clash for the recently vacated title at Cage Warriors 78
Andy Ryan has been named Head of Operations for Cage Warriors in Ireland.
“I can’t wait for my next fight on Cage Warriors. Hopefully I’ll be fighting for the title at some point. I sure am eager to be involved in the Cage Warriors international shows.”
Cage Warriors director Graham Boylan will be writing a regular blog for popular UK website YourMMA.tv, giving his views on various MMA-related topics.
CAGE WARRIORS director Graham Boylan has promised to take the promotion to “the next level” in 2012.
Cage Warriors have revealed part of the organisation’s schedule for 2012, which includes dates and destinations for nine CWFC shows.
Cage Warriors Fighting Championship continues to focus on fighter safety and raising standards within mixed martial arts in Europe. Going forward, we will subsequently introduce mandatory blood-testing for all of our fighters.
“It’s always a pleasure to fight on Cage Warriors because it’s the top show in Europe. It’s so well-organised and they host amazing fights.”
Cage Warriors can confirm that it has parted company with Ashleigh Grimshaw, after agreeing to release the 29-year-old from his contract.
“I wasn’t happy with my performance. I got the win, which was good, but it took me two rounds to get my head into the fight.”
“I want to get to the top. I believe Kraniotakes is the top heavyweight on Cage Warriors so if I have to go through Jay to get to him, that’s what I’ll do.”
Joseph Duffy insists he’ll return a more determined fighter in 2012, having been beaten by Ivan Musardo at Cage Warriors 44 last weekend.
“I am looking forward to fighting on Cage Warriors again to defend my title. I will defend it against anyone they offer me.”
Having been ruled out of his scheduled clash with Dayman Lake at Cage Warriors 44 due to a back injury, Jay Mortimore (6-2-0) has returned to light training at Lion’s Den in Exeter.
Jack Mason says he’s keen to put the disappointment of Saturday’s loss to Brian Foster behind him and is now setting his sights on a shot at the vacant CWFC middleweight title in 2012.
Joseph Duffy will have surgery tomorrow on the hand injury he sustained during Saturday’s defeat to Ivan Musardo at Cage Warriors 44.
The Fight Lounge have released the nominations for their first annual UK MMA Awards, with Cage Warriors featuring prominently across a number of categories.
Canadian broadcaster Fight Network was one of several stations that televised Cage Warriors 44 live from the HMV Forum in London on Saturday night. Check out their re-cap of the action…
Some of MMA’s most popular websites have been giving their verdict on Cage Warriors 44, hailing Saturday night’s event at the HMV Forum in London as a massive success.
During the course of last night’s Cage Warriors 44 show at the HMV Forum in London, CWFC officials were made aware of an issue with the live Premier Sports broadcast of the event.
Joseph Duffy brought a large and vocal band of supporters to the HMV Forum tonight but they were stunned into silence when Ivan Musardo secured a 4th round submission victory over the Irishman to be crowned CWFC lightweight champion.
Cage Warriors 72: Review
Event: Cage Warriors 72
Venue: Newport Centre, Newport, Wales
Cage Warriors 71: Review
Event: Cage Warriors 71
Venue: King Hussein Boxing Arena, Amman, Jordan