Two new bouts have been added to the BAMMA 26 fight card as John Phillips is set to take on Andy DeVent in a middleweight title fight, and Aaron Robinson will face off against Ryan Curtis in flyweight showdown. The event will take place at the 3Arena in Dublin, Ireland, on September. 10.
BAMMA officials announced the two new bouts on Friday.
The BAMMA 26 event will feature a headline bout between Paul Craig and Chris Fields, who will battle for the light heavyweight title. The event is expected to air on Spike TV and Channel 5 in the UK.
John Phillips (19-6-0) is coming off a first found KO victory over Cheick Kone at BAMMA 24 in February. Prior to that, he landed back-to-back KO wins against Charlie Ward and Markus Di Gallo at ‘Fightstar Promotions – Rage in the Cage 3’ in March 2015.
Andy DeVent (13-10) was last in action at BAMMA 24 where he picked up a first round TKO win over Paul Byrne. Prior to that, he dropped a first round TKO loss to Cheick Kone at BAMMA 21 in June 2015, which ended a two-fight winning streak that included victories over Roggy Lawson and Conor Cooke.
Aaron Robinson (1-0) made his pro MMA debut in April at ICE FC 13, where he secured a first round submission victory over Khalid Ahmed. Now he has the chance to put another notch in the win column with a good performance against Curtis.
Ryan Curtis (2-0) is currently riding a two-fight winning streak. His most victory came at ICE FC 11 in February where he defeated John Spencer via TKO in the first round. Before that, in his pro MMA debut, Curtis scored a first round submission win over Reece Street at ICE FC 6 in June 2015.
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Jay Cee – (@TheMMAReview)