March 13th, 2014 – Europe’s flagship Mixed Martial Arts promotion, BAMMA, has announced 2 further preliminary fights to BAMMA 15, which takes place at the Copper Box in London’s Olympic Park on 5th April. Tickets are on sale from £25 at http://www.kililive.com/artists/Bamma
BENNY CARR VS. JACEK TOCZYDLOWSKI [WELTERWEIGHT BOUT]
Benny ‘Brutal’ Carr 3-0 has attained all his victories so far via TKO. The Southampton fighter trains at Exile MMA and studies wrestling under UK Freestyle champion, Stefan Vasille and Olympic wrestler, Artem Kobov. Carr won the Domestic Fight of 2013 Award from Addicted MMA for his fight against Kieron Rice. Carr says, “I’m on BAMMA now. I’ll be damned if I’m going anywhere. I’m ready to swim with the sharks.”
Jacek Toczydlowski has scored a record of 4-4 across his career since 2006. The MMA Clinic competitor hails from Poland but moved to the UK in order to train and fight at professional level. 25% of his wins have been taken via TKO and 75% by Submission. Tocyzydlowski is renowned for his aggressive style and heavy hands and for putting it all on the line every time. A Cage Rage veteran, Toczydlowski also won Fight of the Night honours at Cage Warriors for his battle against Piotr Ptatinski.
RICHARD EDWARDS VS. ANDY CRAVEN [FEATHERWEIGHT BOUT]
Grimsby’s Andy Craven comes to BAMMA 15 with a 3-0 professional record. Craven made his professional debut in March 2013 after building an Amateur (‘Semi-Pro’) record of 8-1 over two years and winning the 10th Legion Semi Pro Featherweight title and the AON Semi-Pro Lightweight title. He also holds a blue belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Craven competes out of Fight Ministry headed by coach, Neal Lofts. He defeated Zi Shah by heel hook in 37 seconds at BAMMA 14.
Richard Edwards boasts a 1-2 record, fighting out of Keddles gym. All his bouts to date have been against more experienced opponents. Edwards is a risk taker and none of his fights have gone past the first round. He scored his first victory by TKO.
BAMMA 15 FIGHT CARD SO FAR
WITH MORE FIGHTS TO BE ANNOUNCED