With the addition of the MMA Fight Academy in California, Cage Warriors continues to stockpile talents across the divisions as an added feather in the promotion’s decorative cap as an added avenue of transport for talents who are searching for their big professional breakthrough an ocean away. In today’s episode of Across The Pond, you will be introduced to the latest academy archer ready to let the arrow fly at featherweight for the organization. A professional mixed martial artist since November 2023 and representing Unit 29 Fitness, Leon Armes owns a 1-0 record with his only win coming via submission.
He has spent his entire professional career with Cage Warriors. Armes has never gone to the scorecards at any point throughout his career as a professional MMA fighter. He is 1-0 under the Cage Warriors banner with a single finish under his belt in his lone appearance with the promotion with a time of one minute and 26 seconds. Armes has a 100 percent finish rate with the only finish during his career as a professional mixed martial artist coming inside the opening round.
In his professional MMA debut and promotional debut with Cage Warriors on the preliminary card of Cage Warriors 164, he faced Kevin Cesari and went on to submit him via guillotine choke in the first round. The victory secured Armes the first submission win of his professional career. He also picked up his first win and finished under the Cage Warriors banner in the process. Once Armes launches for an unsuspecting limb, it becomes a test of strength along with supreme skill against the clock before it sounds time!