BAMMA announced today two more changes to Saturdays BAMMA 9 fight card. Both Fraser Opie and Matt Howard forced to withdraw from their scheduled fights due to injuries sustained during the final days of training. This is on top of the numerous other changes the BAMMA 9 fight card has undertaken since its initial announcement.
Patrick Valle (7-2) will replace Howard and face the dangerous, quick finishing Andrew Punshon. With three (T) KO’s and three submissions Valle is no slouch when it comes to finishes himself. Opie was scheduled to face Anthony Taylor in a light heavyweight bout but the injury has completely removed the bout from the fight card.
BAMMA 9: Watson vs. Marshman takes place this Saturday March 24th at the Birmingham’s National Indoor Arena. Fans can watch the BAMMA 9 card on Extreme Sports Channel on Sky channel – 419 or Virgin Channel – 527, on Saturday 31st March.
BAMMA 9 FIGHT CARD
MIDDLEWEIGHT WORLD TITLE BOUT: JACK MARSHMAN VS. TOM WATSON
LIGHTWEIGHT BOUT: JASON BALL VS. COLIN FREAKSHOW FLETCHER
LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT BOUT: PRZEMYSLAW MYSIALA VS.JASON JONES
LIGHTWEIGHT BOUT: JAKE MURPHY VS. DAVID ROUND
MIDDLEWEIGHT BOUT: ANDREW PUNSHON VS. PATRICK VALLEE
WELTERWEIGHT BOUT: MARK TUCKER VS. TOM BREESE
LIGHTWEIGHT BOUT: ANTANAS JAZBUTIS VS. DALE HARDIMAN
MIDDLEWEIGHT BOUT: MATT EWIN VS. LEEROY BARNES
LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT BOUT: ROBERT TRUESDALE VS. SAM MENSAH
HEAVYWEIGHT BOUT: MARC GODBEER VS. CATALIN ZMARANDESCU
MIDDLEWEIGHT BOUT: LEE JOHNSON VS. LUKE BARNETT