On a wild night of first round finishes, Ben Woolliss claimed the 66kg pro K1 title with a ruthless stoppage in the main event of Contenders 22 at the fittingly-named Epic Studios in Norwich last night.

One of the region’s premier fight sports promotions returns this weekend for Contenders 22 in Norwich. Mark Heath takes a look at the card and previews the action....

After having almost 150 fights in his decorated career, Liam Cullen is in no doubt as to what is most important to him when he goes into battle – entertainment.

Suffolk’s UFC star Arnold Allen says he is “buzzing” for his American debut and the chance to make it four bouts unbeaten in the world-famous fighting organisation when he faces Enrique Barzola at UFC 220 in Boston next week.

The region’s MMA and combat sports scene continued to go from strength to strength in 2017 with some fantastic shows, incredible fights and thrilling knockouts. MARK HEATH hands out his first annual Flying Knee awards.

A pioneering Suffolk martial artist has claimed a world title again – more than 20 years after he won his first.

Stoppage machine Emrah Sonmez has warned foe Dominic Dillon that he needs to ‘step up his game’ if he hopes to have any chance of preventing him from becoming a two-weight champion at BCMMA 20 this weekend.

One of the region’s premier MMA shows, BCMMA, celebrates its 20th event this weekend with a bumper card in Colchester. MARK HEATH previews the action.

Next year promises to be a big one for Suffolk fighting prodigy Hannah Turner.

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