New BAMMA signee Paul Redmond is scheduled to compete on the upcoming FCC 16 fight card against Shock n Awe champion Callum Jones a contact close to the situation has told MMA Mad.
Full Contact Contender 16 takes place at the Macron Arena, Bolton on Saturday 18th June.
The former Cage Warriors contender, Redmond (10-6 MMA) was let go from the UFC following two straight losses to Mirsad Bektic at UFC on FOX 14 in Sweden as a late replacement where Redmond had to cut a vast amount of weight in a short period of time. In his last bout, Redmond took on Scotlands own Robert Whiteford at UFC Fight Night 72 in Glasgow. Redmond won the fight via TKO following a promoising start to the contest from Redmond. BAMMA has given Redmond a release for one fight until their sort out their new medical practices.
Jones (8-1 MMA) is the current ShocknAwe champion and is riding a five fight winning streak. His last two fights under the ShocknAwe banner has both been finishes, a TKO finish over Rikki Fortuna was followed most recently by a TKO win over Phil Else at Shock n Awe 16 last year.Check out our latest podcast episode featuring Adam Milstead & Dinis "Sweetbread" Paiva