Suffolk’s MMA prodigy Arnold Allen is planning to change the habit of a lifetime if he gets a win in his next fight at the much-hyped UFC Liverpool event next month.

The talented stable of fighters from Norfolk’s Heros Gym were the unquestioned stars of the first-ever Contenders Kickboxing spectacular, held at the Epic Studios in Norwich last night.

One of the region’s premier combat sports promotions launches a new era this weekend - Contenders Kickboxing. Mark Heath previews the action.

Suffolk fighter Joe Le Maire has already ticked Las Vegas off his list of dream destinations to do battle, and now he’s taking aim at the spiritual home of his sport.

Ipswich’s Corrin Eaton enhanced his reputation as one of the finest featherweights in Europe in a fight of the year candidate with Dean Trueman at Cage Warriors 92 on Saturday night.

He’s one of the brightest young stars in the mixed martial arts galaxy – and Arnold Allen dreams of one day bringing the world-famous UFC to Ipswich.

Fighting a vastly experienced opponent at an iconic British sporting venue in front of a live TV audience of 100 million is not what you’d expect from your average 18-year-old.

Ipswich MMA talent Corrin Eaton knows he faces the biggest fight of his career this weekend - but it could change his life.

Rising MMA prospect Craig Edwards picked up his first win in the professional ranks at the weekend and is already planning his next step up the fistic ranks – but first he’s got a far more important date.

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.

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