Dublin, Ireland – Rhys McKee stepped up on short notice to take on John Redmond at BAMMA 22 and boy did he impress.
BAMMA 22 took place today (Saturday 19th September) at the 3 Arena in Dublin, Ireland. It is the first event that BAMMA has held in Ireland.
John Redmond Vs. Rhys McKee was not aired on TV but will be uploaded to youtube at a later date.
The first round starts with a lead left hook from McKee which wobbles Redmond, settling behind his jab McKee looks impressive in the early stages, lighting up Redmond on the feet. Check hooks and short jabs are working for McKee with Redmond looking to find a reply with a takedown but McKee uses it to his advantage, sinking in a rear-naked choke to cap off a stunning pro MMA debut.Check out our latest podcast episode featuring a conversation with Cortney Casey.