French MMA has a renewed sense of shining optimism thanks to a wave of talent hungry for victory. In today’s episode of Across The Pond, you will meet a tri-colour cannonier ready to supplant victory’s flag at Cage Warriors 124 on June 25. A professional mixed martial artist since October 2013 and representing H Fight, Nicolas Leblond owns a 6-3 record through nine professional contests comprised of three submissions, one knockout, and two decisions. Leblond has fought for several promotions including Cage Warriors and has finished four out of his six victories during his time in the professional ranks. He is currently 1-1 under the banner of Cage Warriors with one finish under his belt in two appearances.
In his MMA debut, he defeated Bouaziz Abherhaman via unanimous decision. Leblond submitted Silvain Catalano in the first round at OFC 10. Then at Knockout Promotions 9, he tapped out Martial Seguy via rear-naked choke in the first round. Leblond tapped out Samir Sarhi in the first round via ankle lock. He defeated James Williams via unanimous decision at UKFC 12 to pick up his second decision victory as a professional.
in his second appearance with Cage Warriors on the preliminary portion during the final night of the trilogy at Cage Warriors 122, Leblond knocked out Irish submission specialist Darren O’ Gorman in the second round. The win earned Leblond the first knockout victory of his professional career. He also picked up victory number one under the banner of Cage Warriors in the process. On June 25 at Cage Warriors 124 from London’s York Hall live on UFC Fight Pass, he will take on Luke Shanks in an encounter at flyweight. Good luck Nicolas!
Nicolas’s second-round knockout victory over Darren O’ Gorman at Cage Warriors 122 in the opening preliminary bout of the card from York Hall in London