This Saturday will see Dundee host the first United Combat Championship’s event in the company’s history. A joint venture set up by Former K1 European Middleweight Champion Marc Navarro and Gracie Barra Fife’s Darren Clarke. The event will include Professional and amateur bouts across 3 disciplines, Mixed martial arts, K1 Kickboxing and Boxing. The owner’s described the event at the time of announcing as “The biggest fight night in the city’s history.” The card features 17 bouts, with the main event being a rematch between Navarro himself and Mikael ‘Mad Mike’ Brilling following their infamous ‘bloodbath’ encounter. Dundee’s own MMA professional Kevin Lobban takes on Jason Woods in the co-main event, Lobban looking to avenge a loss in his first professional bout at ACB 47 Glasgow. MMA UK will be at the event posting live results, pictures and live recordings at UCC’s maiden event, with a stacked card and solid crowd, could this be the start of something special for combat sports in Tayside?
Tickets are available at Dundee Ice Arena, priced at £25 for general admission or directly through any of the fighters on the card. The cost at the door on the night will be £35, so get moving to save yourself paying a premium.
The first of Navarro and Brilling’s ‘Bloodbath’ encounters can be viewed at the bottom of the page.
Ryan Narrower (Team Unity) vs Brent Battley (Hop MMA) – MMA 62kg
Brent Bartley wins by KO, round 1.
Anton Schweikert (Navarro’s Gym) vs Connor Bailey (Glasgow Fitness) Boxing 64kg
Anton Schweikert wins by split decision.
Chris Whiteman (Highlanders) vs Kyle Murray (TNT) – K1 63kg
Kyle Murray wins by KO round 1.
Mark Moreland (Hop MMA) vs Stuart Carroll (Shooters Dundee) – MMA 70kg
Stuart Carroll wins by TKO, round one.
Miller Ross (Navarro’s Gym) vs Adam Kerr (urban gorilla) – Boxing 76kg
Miller Ross wins by unanimous decision.
Andrew Finlayson (Kirkintilloch) vs Si McColl ( Glasgow Fitness) – Boxing 70kg -Bout cancelled
Daniel Glendav (Hop MMA) vs Damon Donald ( ACC) — MMA 66kg
Damon Donald wins by TKO, round one.
Heman Mohammed (New Life) vs Kieran Laidlaw (Shooters Dundee) – MMA 60kg
Kieran Laidlaw wins by split decision.
Billy Davidson (Navarro’s Gym) vs Kevin Traynor (Urban Guerrillas) — Boxing 67kg
Billy Davidson wins by TKO, round three.
Jonathon Moreland (Team Unity) vs Armando Parente (Forza MMA) — MMA 70kg
Jonathan Moreland wins by unanimous decision.
David Drummond (Navarro’s Gym) vs Dan Lennon (Speedy Gym) – Boxing 85kg
Dan Lennon wins by unanimous decision.
Valentine Duke (Team Unity) vs Dane Dickson (Shooters Dundee) – MMA 66kg – bout cancelled
Corey McColloch (Hop MMA) vs Brian Boreland (Shooters Dundee) – MMA 75kg
Brian Borland wins by TKO round three.
Neil Petrie (Navarro’s Gym) vs Ross Convery (Kirkintilloch) Boxing 90kg bout cancelled
Rob Morris (Team Unity) vs Callum Owens (Hop MMA) Pro MMA 93kg
Callum Owens wins by TKO round one.
Kevin Lobban (Team Unity) vs Jason Woods (DNFI’ Higher Level) Pro MMA 63.5kg
Jason Woods wins by submission, round one.
Marc Navarro (Navarro’s Gym) vs Mickeal Brilling (Tireso Fight Centre) – K1 82kg
Marc Navarro wins by TKO, round one.