Plant Vs. Cassell Joins BAMMA 29 Prelims

Plant Vs. Cassell Joins BAMMA 29 Prelims

[London 22.03.17] BAMMA today announce three further bouts for the BAMMA 29: McDermott Vs. Wolf prelims. Ronnie ‘Iron’ Mann Vs. Daniel Crawford, Rick Selvarajah Vs. Jai Herbert & BAMMA’s latest signing Josh ‘Power’ Plant Vs Daniel ‘Pork Chop’ Cassell all face off against each other on May 12th at the Getting Arena, Birmingham. Tickets are on sale now from

Two of the UK’s top up and coming Welterweight prospects will clash on May 12th. Having recently signed multi fight deal with BAMMA, the highly touted Josh ‘Power’ Plant will take on Dan ‘Porkchop’ Cassel as both fighters look to put themselves on the ladder towards the top of the division and eventual title glory.

“I’m still buzzing about signing a multi-fight deal with BAMMA, who are the top promotion in Europe. Dan Cassell is a great first opponent for me. He’s skilled and always game for a fight, but I’m always confident in my abilities. This is my chance to show everyone why I’m the one to watch in the welterweight division. Make sure to buy your ticket for May 12th. I’ll be putting on a show for you all.” - Josh ‘Power’ Plant

"I am delighted to be welcomed back to BAMMA this time as a professional. I will be looking to put on a solid performance and disposing of my opponent in fashion with the ambition of signing a permanent deal with the promotion and climbing up the welterweight ladder!" - Daniel 'Porkchop' Cassell

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Josh ‘Power’ Plant (1-0) instantly put himself on the Welterweight division’s radar with an explosive pro debut KO of Lawrence Tracey in spectacular fashion in just 20 seconds. Now the top prospect has signed a multi fight deal that will see his career blossom under the BAMMA bright lights and big show. The Impact MMA fighter has set himself lofty goals, but is single minded in his belief that he will achieve them. Another of the new breed of fighters that are on the rise in the UK, Plant will soon be demonstrating why people should sit up and take notice on May 12th.

Daniel ‘Porkchop’ Cassell (2-2) Current training partner of Jai Herbert, Cassell returns to BAMMA after making his first appearance as an amateur at BAMMA 21: DeVent Vs. Kone. Now returning as a pro, Cassell will be wanting to make it 2-0 at the Genting Arena, May 12th. The all-rounder boasts a strong base with good standup that he will be wanting to demonstrate to the huge crowd in attendance on the night.

With the BAMMA 29: McDermott Vs. Wolf fightcard taking shape, the addition of this bout are already making this a must see event. Tickets are on sale now from The Ticket Factory or via the following link

BAMMA 29: McDermott Vs. Wolf takes place at the Genting Arena, Birmingham 12th May 2017.