Regis makes a strong statement with comeback win

Newark’s Regis ‘The First’ Sugden showed he was more than ready to make up for lost time after a 20-month break when he returned to the cage on the Tanko Events TFC#4 show on Friday 12 May. Fighting for the first time at Featherweight on an action-packed card in Manchester’s Victoria Warehouse, the 21-year old... Continue Reading →

Regis takes late opponent change in his stride

Newark’s Regis ‘The First’ Sugden will now face Mexico-born Featherweight Arturo 'El Moreno' Chavez when he makes his long-awaited return to the cage on Friday 12 May, following the withdrawal of his original opponent due to injury. The Suggy’s Gym striking sensation will be looking to add another decisive win to his pro MMA record when the... Continue Reading →

Regis ready for return to the cage

Newark’s Regis ‘The First’ Sugden is counting down the days to Friday 12 May when he makes his long-awaited return to the cage after a 20-month break. Fully recovered from last year’s surgery to reattach and repair ligaments in his foot, the Suggy’s Gym striking sensation will be back at Manchester’s Victoria Warehouse, where he... Continue Reading →

Regis makes his mark on BAMMA 17

Regis ‘The First’ Sugden exploded onto the professional MMA stage on Saturday 6 December, taking victory by TKO just 38 seconds into round two of his fight in front of a sell-out crowd at BAMMA 17 in Manchester. In the run up to the night, there was plenty of speculation about how the 19 year-old... Continue Reading →

Regis set for MMA pro debut

Regis ‘The First’ Sugden is in the final stages of his training programme for his upcoming Mixed Martial Arts pro debut on Saturday 6 December. Following the withdrawal of his original opponent Ben Dearden due to injury, the Suggy’s Gym fighter will now meet Paul Bentley on the card of BAMMA 17 at Manchester’s Victoria... Continue Reading →

Regis signed by BAMMA

Regis ‘The First’ Sugden has been signed to an 18-month contract with BAMMA, Europe’s leading promoter of Mixed Martial Arts, it was officially announced today. The deal will take the career of the 19 year-old Suggy’s Gym fighter to a new level, showcasing his talent in professional MMA on terrestrial TV. Jude Samuel, Head of... Continue Reading →

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