Revgear Sponsored Fighter Richy “The Guv’nor” Knox is looking to start 2013 with a win at top North East Event Made4theCage against Scottish fighter Rab ‘Baloo’ Truesdale from the infamous Dinky Ninjas team in Glasgow. Richy is confident he can start his year with a win and another title belt to boot after securing the 10th Legion LHW title last year in February 2012.
Richy Knox is currently only 3 -0 Pro MMA but this doesn’t tell the whole story for the highly rated North East fighter; after many years training with another Geordie hero Peter Irving he has earned his brown belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and each of his three wins to date have come via brutal submissions. Richy’s latest win was at Made4TheCage 9 Night Of Champios, in the main event Richy would get another first round submission by triangle, securing the European LHW title in the process.
Three weeks later Richy moves to fight on thebiggest event to come to the North East of England since UFC 80: BAMMA 12 will be showcasing the finest UK talent, will it be another step up the ladder from Richy as he seeks to make it tot the elite promotions.