BCMMA hosts their first show this weekend under the Cage Warriors Academy South East promotional banner. The event takes place at the Colchester Charter Hall in Colchester, Essex on Saturday night.
The main event features a women’s bantamweight bout between Kerry Hughes vs. Anissa Haddaoui.
Hughes recently lost to Zarah Fairn Dos Santos at BCMMA 18 for the bantamweight title. Prior to the loss, Hughes earned two straight wins over Amanda Kelly at Cage Warriors 69: Super Saturday and Clemence Schreiber at BCMMA 16.
Anissa Haddaoui made her professional MMA debut against Lena Buytendijk, dropping a unanimous decision. Since then, Haddaoui has had one kickboxing bout, earning a unanimous decision win over Alisa Bazhukova.
The co-main event features a lightweight title bout between Emrah Sonmez and Jonathan Giannone.
Sonmez lost his professional MMA debut, however, has won six straight since then. Most recently, Sonmez has earned two first round TKO wins over Ben Deller Smith and Mitchell Head, both under the BCMMA banner earning himself a shot at the lightweight strap.
Jonathan Giannone is coming off a first-round TKO loss to Jordan Miller at Lion Fighting Championships 7: Uprising for the LFC lightweight title.
Also featured on the professional main card is a featherweight bout between Dominic Dillon and Ollie Mathis.
The card also features a 27-fight amateur undercard featuring five title bouts.
Cory Mckenna will meet Anette Osterberg will battle for the BCMMA flyweight title, Alex Elsey will fight Jorgen Indsetviken for the vacant BCMMA welterweight title, Leigh Mitchell will look to defend his BCMMA flyweight title against Luan Jashari Frantzen.
The other two title bouts on the card feature a featherweight title bout between Mantas Smailys vs. PK Zadeh and a bantamweight title bout between Matt Piechocki vs. John Parthaugen.
Check out the rest of the fight card below.
Kerry Hughes vs. Anissa Haddaoui
Emrah Sonmez vs. Jonathan Giannone for the BCMMA lightweight title
Dominic Dillon vs. Ollie Mathis
Cory Mckenna vs. Anette Osterberg for the BCMMA women’s amateur flyweight title
Alex Elsey vs. Jorgen Indsetviken for the BCMMA amateur welterweight title
Leigh Mitchell vs. Luan Jashari Frantzen for the BCMMA amateur flyweight title
Mantas Smailys vs. PK Zadeh for the BCMMA amateur featherweight title
Matt Piechocki vs. John Parthaugen for the BCMMA amateur bantamweight title
Juliano Qvorov vs. Fudhail Kelali
Gergely Juhasz vs. John Goring
Ryan Creane vs. Fraser Cook
Sean Watson vs. Adam Spalding
Charlie Falco vs. Samuel Spencer
Harrison Thomas vs. Ermir Aliaj
Faisal Kayani vs. Lee Boorman
Laith Al-wan vs. Andreas Endis
Dean Glencross vs. Frantz Carpentier
Myles Richards vs. Lone’er Kavanagh
Robert Redford vs. Dilawar Nasir
Kyle Hewson vs. Scott Draper
Ahmed Alash vs. Kim Bravie
Edijs Pesiks vs. Nicolas Eriksen
Frank Arnesen vs. Joe Draper
Malin Hermansson vs. Linda Birkely
Marwan Palani vs. Pal Asdal
Antonio Luciano vs. Daniel Pedersen
Eivor Hovde Hoff vs. Joanna Majsak
Matthieu Moya vs. Henrik Persson
Joanne Doyle vs. Patrycja Chodorowska