Rhys McKee Get New Opponent For The Lonsdale Title At BAMMA

Rhys McKee Get New Opponent For The Lonsdale Title At BAMMA

BAMMA 28: Parke Vs. Redmond due to an injury to Chris 'Menace' Stringer a new opponent has been officially announced for the event in Belfast at the SSE Arena on February 24th 2017. Rhys ‘Skeletor’ McKee now faces Tim Barnett  Tickets on sale now at bit.ly/2hYOlmm

Rhys ‘Skeletor’ McKee Vs. Tim Barnett (Lonsdale Lightweight Title)

Rhys ‘Skeletor’ McKee (5-0) comes off the biggest win of his career, as he heads home for the first defence of his title at the SSE Arena, Belfast against Price. The Next Generation N.I standout has already laid waste to a high calibre of opponents en route to his title win at BAMMA 27 in Dublin. Earning praise from his peers and fans alike, Skeletor goes from strength to strength. After adding yet another highlight reel finish against Jai Herbert to his growing collection, you can be sure he will once again be looking for something spectacular as he faces Barnett.

Tim Barnett (3-0) Fighting out of the MMA Academy under Jason Tan and Mike Wootten makes his return to BAMMA as a pro fighter. His first two appearances under the promotion were amateur bouts at Fight Night: Liverpool and BAMMA 16.  Barnett fought recently scoring his third win in a row against AVT's Onur Caglur securing the TKO due via strikes at just 0:43 of the first round.  

"When oppurtunity knocks, you better be ready to open the door and let him in " - Tim Barnett

BAMMA 28: Parke Vs. Redmond takes place at the SSE Hydro on 24th February 2017 and tickets are on sale now from bit.ly/2hYOlmm