BAMMA have today announced that flyweight title challenger Chris Miah is injured and is out of his title fight at BAMMA 23 against champion Rany Saadeh. Shajidul Haque was replace Miah and challenge for the world title. MMA Mad contacted BAMMA in regards to what injury Miah suffered, however they were unable to disclose the injury at this time.
BAMMA 23 : Night of Champions will be held on 14 November 2015, at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham. The event will host four BAMMA world title fights. The main event features a BAMMA World Heavyweight title fight between champion Mark Godbeer and Ruben Wolf.
This is the second time that Saadeh vs. Miah has been scheduled and called off due to injury. The first time they were meant to face-off at BAMMA 21, Saadeh suffered staph infection as was pulled from the card.
With this fight alteration, BAMMA 23 now looks like this.
Main Card (Spike TV)
Mark Godbeer (c) vs. Ruben Wolf – for the BAMMA World Heavyweight title
Ed Arthur (c) vs. Shay Walsh – for the BAMMA World Bantamweight title
Gavin Sterritt vs. Martin Stapleton – for the vacant World BAMMA lightweight title.
Rany Saadeh (c) vs. Shajidul Haque – for the BAMMA World Flyweight title
Marcin Lazarz (c) Vs. Paul Craig – for the BAMMA World Light Heavyweight title
Stuart Austin vs. Paul Taylor
Nathaniel Wood vs. Bryan Creighton
Harry Marple vs. Shane Gunfield
Cameron Else vs. Jay Butler
Tobias Reid vs. Kayvan Fallah
Tom Denham vs. Lukasz Parobiec
CJ Meeks vs. Marcin Prostko
Jamie Powell vs. Cheya Salem