[London 24.3.17] In a double dose of BAMMA 29 Prelim announcements from BAMMA today, two more confirmed bouts have been added to the BAMMA 29 Fightcard. Flyweights Mike D’Aguiar and Sam Halliday collide &Mick Stanton Vs. Lukasz Swirydowicz meet in a Welterweight battle. Tickets for BAMMA 29: McDermott Vs. Wolf are on sale now from http://bit.ly/BAMMA29
The sensational ‘Portuguese Popstar’ Mike D’Aguiar arrives in BAMMA after recently turning Pro and collecting his first win. Making the step up to the big stage and taking on seasoned fighter Sam ‘Hurricane’ Halliday, who has fought a veritable who’s who on the UK MMA scene. You like your fights fast and furious, then this is a showdown for you.
Liverpudlian Mick Stanton faces Lukasz Swirydowicz in a Welterweight affair that will see Stanton return to BAMMA for the first time as a pro, after previously fighting on BAMMA FIght Night: Pascu vs. Chadwick at amateur level. Lukasz Swirydowicz will be making his debut at BAMMA 29, the Polish born fighter now has the opportunity to declare his arrival in the stacked BAMMA Welterweight division.
Mike D’Agiuar (1-0) from Gym 01, made a successful debut when he defeated Kane Goldup by submission. D’Aguiar has been making a lot of noise in the South East of the country for a while now and finally gets his opportunity at the big stage when he makes his bow at BAMMA 29. With a technical wrestling base and a locker full of crafty submissions, D’Aguiar is promising a spectacular finish on May 12th.
Sam ‘Hurricane’ Halliday (5-5). The Freestyle fighter out The Unit, Doncaster will be looking to match D’Aguiar in the submission department on May 12th and put on a show for the fans in attendance.
Mick Stanton (2-0) first fought on BAMMA Fight Night: Chadwick Vs. Pascu in the prelim amateur bout section of the fight card. Despite falling to BAMMA Lightweight Jai Herbert via submission, Stanton has since gone on to compile a 2-0 record as a pro and is currently riding a 4 fight win streak which he will be endeavouring to make five in a row at the Genting Arena. With a boxing background and solid wrestling base, the HAMMA fighter is coming to BAMMA 29 to take his record to 3-0.
Lukasz ‘Swir’ Swirydowicz (2-3) is a Polish fighter now living in Birmingham and fighting of UTC Birmingham. ‘Swir’ comes from a wrestling heavy background and is aiming to put on the performance of a lifetime on the biggest stage in the UK.