If a promotion happens to have a popular MMA market that produces events with the best regional talent available regularly, the partnership will only grow stronger as the hands of time work their magic wonders. In today’s episode of Across The Pond, you will meet a sharp speeder of the blue waters ready to enter Oktagon MMA in the grandest of fashions as the promotion prepares for part two of UK mania on January 27 at Oktagon 52 in Newcastle. A professional mixed martial artist since May 2023 and representing TFT MMA, Daniel Bainbridge owns a 2-0 record comprised of one knockout and one decision. His one and only finish during his time in the professional ranks has come inside the opening round with a time of 46 seconds. Bainbridge has a single first-round finish under his belt over the course of his career as a professional MMA fighter. He has fought for Rise And Conquer and has gone to the scorecards once sweeping them clean across the board on that occasion. Bainbridge has finished one of his two victories during his career as a professional mixed martial artist, with one first-round finish to show for it.
In his professional MMA debut at Rise And Conquer 12, he faced Ash Wood and went on to defeat him via technical knockout in round one to secure his first knockout win as a professional along with his first finish. Bainbridge defeated Nestor Santana at Rise And Conquer 13 via unanimous decision. The victory scored Bainbridge the first decision win of his professional career. He also picked up his second victory as a professional in addition to earning back-to-back wins to begin his professional career in the process. Bainbridge is one kingshark that can sense weakness and then go straight for the jugular vein like arrows shot from a bow in the name of all creatures of the seas!