BAMMA 10 SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 2012 WEMBLEY ARENA, LONDON,

BAMMA 10 SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 2012 WEMBLEY ARENA, LONDON,
IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE:

BAMMA PARTNERSHIP WITH CHANNEL 5

BAMMA 10: LIVE FROM LONDON WEMBLEY
15TH SEPTEMBER 2012
BRINGING UK MMA INTO THE MAINSTREAM

In Association with:

Lonsdale – The Official Equipment Partner of BAMMA

Fight Card..............so far

Andre Winner   vs Rob Sinclair
BAMMA Lightweight Title Fight

Andrew Punshon vs Jack Marshman
BAMMA British Middleweight Title Fight

Curt Warburton vs Lee Wieczorek
Lightweight Title Eliminator

Denniston Sutherland  vs   Leeroy Barnes

Warren Kee vs   Tom Breese

Tom Maguire vs Mark Glover

Matt Ewin vs Carl Noon

Jeremy Petly   vs Dyson Roberts

Sam Mensah vs Mike “Nightmare” Neun

Lewis Long vs Ian Entwistle

Kevin Thompson vs Tony Moran

Marc Allen vs Lee Taylor


London (28th June 2012). Europe’s leading Mixed Martial Arts promotion, BAMMA, is proud to announce a ground-breaking TV deal with Channel 5 in the UK.
 
BAMMA’s debut on Channel 5 with ‘Kong v Ninja’ drew aproximately 500,000 viewers, making this one of the most watched MMA events ever to be screened in the UK.

Now BAMMA is to take an unprecedented step into the mainstream in a partnership that is set to be pivotal for British Mixed Martial Arts: BAMMA 10 is to be broadcast for the first time live on Channel 5’s sister channel, 5*; with Channel 5 televising a highlights package the following week. BAMMA 10 will take place at London’s iconic Wembley Arena on Saturday 15th September and the two hour live broadcast goes out on 5* at 21:00hrs.

BAMMA’s director, David Green said: “We are thrilled to clinch this game-changing deal with 5; and based on our recent viewing figures feel certain that the partnership will be a great success. We are proud to be leading MMA into the UK mainstream under a British banner and welcome the opportunity that Channel 5 brings to further establish the sport of Mixed Martial Arts in this country.”


BAMMA 10 will TX live on 5* on Saturday 15th September 2012, 21:00 – 23:00.


For BAMMA event information, interviews and high res images, please contact izzy@bamma.com or on 07984 936 219

 
/ENDS

About BAMMA:

BAMMA (The British Association of Mixed Martial Arts) is Europe’s premier MMA organization that launched in June 2009 with the aim of delivering Mixed Martial Arts events that fully capture the entertainment and sporting prowess on display in the world’s fastest growing sport. To achieve this aim, BAMMA brought together a team of skilled individuals with a wealth of combined experience across Television Production, Event Organisation and Mixed Martial Arts and set out to push the boundaries of MMA around the World. BAMMA’s combination of arena sized venues, stunning fight cards and exceptional production values has led to BAMMA’s unrivalled position as Europe’s leading MMA promotion and most recognisable brand. With a highly experienced team each BAMMA event always delivers a highly anticipated and unique Mixed Martial Arts experience.

www.bamma.com
www.bamma.tv 
www.facebook.com/bammauk
www.twitter.com/bammauk


About Lonsdale

Firmly established as the leading brand of fight sports equipment and clothing, Lonsdale is steeped in over 50 years of fight history. From humble London origins the Lonsdale brand quickly became the hallmark of both boxing and MMA champions throughout the world, with its legendary quality and authenticity.

It is no coincidence fights legends Tom ‘Kong’ Watson, Muhammad Ali, “Marvellous” Marvin Hagler, Lennox Lewis, Mike Tyson, Joe Calzaghe and Ricky Hatton have all trained and fought in Lonsdale.



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