BAMMA today welcome five Irish fighters to the promotion. Signing from across several weight divisions and featuring the next generation of potential Irish MMA superstars, these warriors are the first in a series of exciting new talent due to be announced in the coming days.
Cathal Manning – Recently secured a bronze medal at the IMMAF European Championships held in Bucharest, Romania this past June. Fighting out of Point Blank BJJ, Galway, the middleweight will make his pro debut with the promotion.
Dean Barry – The former World kickboxing champion has put pen to paper with the promotion as he looks to progress his career in the BAMMA Lightweight division.
Karl McCallig – The former Thai Boxing Champion enters the Welterweight division, with huge challenges ahead in a strong division currently led by two division champion Terry “The Dominator” Brazier.
Ian Cleary – An SBG Charlestown Flyweight, Cleary is ready to make his own run at BAMMA Title Glory after putting pen to paper with BAMMA. “Concrete” already has eyes on a potential shot at title holder Barez further down the line.
Decky Dalton – The hugely popular Dalton is no stranger to BAMMA, as “The Diamond” has fought on three of the promotion’s Irish events and most recently defeated Mick Brennan at BAMMA 30. Dalton has now signed an extended contract with the promotion.
With a host of events announced for the 3Arena over the coming 18 months, it’s a great time for Irish MMA!