jack-mason-2.jpgWhat is arguably the most star-studded Cage Warriors event this year has some added depth with the addition of a welterweight bout between Jack Mason (24-11) and Bruno “B.C.” Carvalho (15-6).

Officials today announced the matchup.

Cage Warriors 57 takes place July 20 at Echo Arena in Liverpool, England. The main card streams on MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) following prelims on Facebook.

Mason vs. Carvalho is slated for the main card.

“Beating Carvalho is going to put me right up there in the rankings and vying for title contention,” Mason stated. “He called me out after my last two fights, and he’s now been granted his wish. All I have to say to him is be careful what you wish for.”

Mason is riding a four-fight winning streak with seven victories in his past eight fights. Most of the bouts have come with Cage Warriors, where he scored a TKO win over Matt Inman in March and a decision victory over Collin Reuter in May.

The Englishman now takes on Brazilian-born Carvalho, who made his promotional debut in October following a 9-1 run in a variety of organizations. He then suffered a decision loss to Cathal Pendred, but in March, he rebounded with a TKO win over Steven Dinsdale.

The latest Cage Warriors 57 card now includes:

MAIN CARD (MMAjunkie.com, 4 p.m. ET)

PRELIMINARY CARD (Facebook, 2 p.m. ET)

For more on Cage Warriors 57, stay tuned to the MMA Rumors section of the site.

(Pictured: Jack Mason)

view original article >>

Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

The Woman Who Knocked Out Miesha Tate and Amanda Nunes Joins Them at UFC 200

  • 27 days ago
  • 27 views

Miesha Tate and Amanda Nunes are facing off for the UFC women's bantamweight title in the co-main event of UFC 200, but they should both be worried about the newest addition to the card. That's becau read news >>

John Makdessi vs. Mehdi Baghdad joins UFC 199 lineup

  • 26 days ago
  • 5 views

A lightweight fight between John Makdessi and Mehdi Baghdad is the latest addition to UFC 199.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

Khabib's Return: Can Nurmagomedov Get Back to Being UFC's Scariest Lightweight?

  • 19 days ago
  • 11 views

Arguably the coolest thing about Khabib Nurmagomedov was the way he seemed to come out of nowhere. In an era where the UFC is becoming more and more involved in handcrafting its own stars, the rise o read news >>

Dog trouble, car accident and fever stressed Rose Namajunas before UFC on FOX 19

  • 15 days ago
  • 27 views

Rose Namajunas picked up arguably the biggest win of her young career when the 23-year-old scored a unanimous decision victory over Tecia Torres at UFC on FOX 19.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, R read news >>

Felice Herrig vs. Kailin Curran joins Chicago's UFC on FOX 20 lineup

  • 13 days ago
  • 12 views

A strawweight bout between Felice Herrig and Kailin Curran has been added to this summer’s UFC on FOX 20 lineup.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>