Many of the top prospects in Cage Warriors today have gotten their professional start at various academies. In today’s episode of Across The Pond, you will be introduced to a five-alarm archer ready to raise the flames with practised precision and continue to ride the train to superstardom the co-main event of Cage Warriors Academy Southeast 26 on October 9 from Colchester Charter Hall in hopes of making up for lost time and becoming the next beast of southeastern MMA. A professional mixed martial artist since March 2020 and representing Dragon’s Lair MMA under the steady eye of head coach Stuart Pike, Jack Eglin holds a 1-0 record, with his lone victory as a pro-MMA fighter coming via knockout. Eglin is currently 1-0 under the banner of Cage Warriors Academy Southeast, with one first-round finish under his belt for the promotion. Eglin has yet to reach the scorecards during his time in the professional MMA ranks so far. The one and only finish during Eglin’s pro career has come inside the distance within the space of a single round.
In his professional MMA debut and promotional debut with Cage Warriors Academy Southeast in the co-main event of Cage Warriors Academy Southeast 25, he faced Italy’s Laerte Picherri and went on to defeat him via TKO in the first round. The victory earned Eglin the first knockout win of his professional career. He also picked up win number one under the banner of Cage Warriors Academy Southeast in the process.
For the co-main event of Cage Warriors Academy Southeast 26 on October 9, he will face off against Jimmy Fell in a barnburner of an affair at bantamweight, Good luck Jack!
Jack’s first-round TKO victory over Laerte Picherri in the co-main event of Cage Warriors Academy Southeast 25.