Cory McKenna underlined her status as one of the hottest prospects in European MMA at the weekend - and now she's taking aim at a fight in Colchester this month on her path to a world title shot by the end of 2019.
One of the biggest and best MMA cards ever seen in this region happens in Colchester on Saturday. Mark Heath previews the action at Cage Warriors Academy South East 23, which is headlined by the huge 'Battle of Anglia' main event.
Cage Warriors world middleweight champion James Webb will defend his title for the first time against Nathias Frederick at the Hammersmith Apollo - and he's predicting another highlight reel finish to add to his growing collection.
It's been another tremendous year on the local combat sports scene, with our fighters making waves at international, national and regional level. MARK HEATH hands out his second annual Flying Knee Awards to the best of 2018.
Suffolk's rising UFC star Arnold Allen has his sights set on the biggest year of his career in 2019 - one in which he hopes to break into the world's top ten rankings and make his long-awaited American debut.